The first table below looks at the demand for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 112 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing EJB 17 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.19% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% 0.65% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
721 766 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.76% 28.69% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 410 537
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.61 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
EJB
England

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire +7 4 £500 -
Manchester -4 3 - -
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (81.82%) Java
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 14 (63.64%) Spring
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
4 12 (54.55%) JSF
4 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) EJB 3.0
6 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
6 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 8 (36.36%) J2EE
7 7 (31.82%) Swing
7 7 (31.82%) TIBCO
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
7 7 (31.82%) QA
8 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 6 (27.27%) JBoss
8 6 (27.27%) XML
8 6 (27.27%) UML
8 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
8 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) C#
9 5 (22.73%) Struts
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) MySQL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
1 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) MQSeries
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) Escenic
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.55%) AquaLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 8 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
2 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Java Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (22.73%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Spring
2 13 (59.09%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 12 (54.55%) JSF
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) EJB 3.0
5 8 (36.36%) J2EE
6 7 (31.82%) Swing
7 6 (27.27%) XML
7 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) Struts
8 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) Java RMI
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
8 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
8 5 (22.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) UML
2 6 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (22.73%) OOP
3 5 (22.73%) RUP
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
3 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) BDD
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) EAI
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) TIBCO
3 6 (27.27%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) BEA
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £280 - £325 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 days ago