The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 149 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing EJB 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.97% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £530 £444 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -11.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EJB
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
951 822 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.35% 22.10% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 538 421
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing EJB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 10 £530 +17.77% 2
Cheshire -3 1 - -
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EJB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for EJB.

1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) Oracle
3 24 (70.59%) J2EE
4 23 (67.65%) XML
5 22 (64.71%) Web Services
5 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
6 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
7 15 (44.12%) IVR
7 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
7 15 (44.12%) VXML
8 13 (38.24%) Finance
8 13 (38.24%) JSP
8 13 (38.24%) Servlets
8 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (35.29%) Struts
9 12 (35.29%) XSLT
9 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (35.29%) JAXB
9 12 (35.29%) SDLC
10 11 (32.35%) JMS
10 11 (32.35%) Middleware
10 11 (32.35%) JUnit
10 11 (32.35%) Service Management
10 11 (32.35%) QA
10 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
11 9 (26.47%) WebLogic
12 8 (23.53%) SQL
12 8 (23.53%) DB2
12 8 (23.53%) COBOL
12 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
2 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (26.47%) WebLogic
4 8 (23.53%) CICS
4 8 (23.53%) JBoss
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.94%) JCAPS
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPEL
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) DB2
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) JUnit
2 8 (23.53%) ClearCase
2 8 (23.53%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Designer
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SOA Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Domain Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) J2EE
2 23 (67.65%) XML
3 22 (64.71%) Web Services
4 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
5 15 (44.12%) VXML
6 13 (38.24%) JSP
6 13 (38.24%) Servlets
7 12 (35.29%) JAXB
7 12 (35.29%) Struts
7 12 (35.29%) XSLT
8 11 (32.35%) JMS
8 11 (32.35%) Middleware
9 8 (23.53%) WSDL
9 8 (23.53%) XSD
10 5 (14.71%) SOAP
11 4 (11.76%) CSS
11 4 (11.76%) HTML
11 4 (11.76%) RESTful
12 3 (8.82%) JPA
13 2 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) IVR
2 8 (23.53%) Mainframe
2 8 (23.53%) PMI
3 7 (20.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (11.76%) Biometrics
5 3 (8.82%) VUI
6 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
7 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) SDLC
3 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) CMMI
4 8 (23.53%) PRINCE
4 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) RUP
5 7 (20.59%) SOA
5 7 (20.59%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.71%) BDD
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) Assembly Language
3 8 (23.53%) COBOL
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Go
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 5 (14.71%) Sun Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) Chordiant
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 5 (14.71%) Sun
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
5 4 (11.76%) Nortel
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