The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 84 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing EJB 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.33% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.86% 1.01% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£500 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £319 £390
% change year-on-year
+28.52% -18.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
EJB
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
376 396 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.56% 32.46% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 241 178
Average daily rate £325 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EJB across the Manchester region.

EJB Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the Manchester region.

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - - - - 3
EJB
North West

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing EJB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EJB.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
2 6 (75.00%) Gradle
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
2 6 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 6 (75.00%) AMQP
2 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Confluence
2 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) MapReduce
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) JMS

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing EJB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EJB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (75.00%) Confluence
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
1 6 (75.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Ant
1 6 (75.00%) JUnit
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (75.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) JMS
1 6 (75.00%) Java EE
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (25.00%) JavaBeans
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (75.00%) MapReduce
1 6 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) BPEL
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Atlassian