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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 145 152 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -43
Contract jobs citing EJB 8 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.12% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 18
Median daily rate £475 £498 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% +32.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £58.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.35% -
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
943 1076 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.95% 24.02% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 699 480
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 13
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 24 September 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 -1 7 £475 +9.19% 1
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 18 (94.74%) Java
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 17 (89.47%) WebSphere
3 16 (84.21%) J2EE
4 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 10 (52.63%) VXML
5 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
5 10 (52.63%) IVR
5 10 (52.63%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) XSLT
5 10 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (52.63%) JAXB
6 9 (47.37%) JUnit
7 7 (36.84%) QA
7 7 (36.84%) Middleware
8 6 (31.58%) SWT
8 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
8 6 (31.58%) JBoss
8 6 (31.58%) Swing
8 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
8 6 (31.58%) Unix
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) Sybase
8 6 (31.58%) GlassFish
8 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
8 6 (31.58%) Eclipse RCP
9 4 (21.05%) Nortel
9 4 (21.05%) Avaya

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 17 (89.47%) WebSphere
2 10 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (31.58%) GlassFish
3 6 (31.58%) JBoss
3 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
4 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.26%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) AMQP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
2 6 (31.58%) Eclipse
2 6 (31.58%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Telephony Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) J2EE
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) JAXB
3 10 (52.63%) VXML
3 10 (52.63%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) XSLT
4 7 (36.84%) Middleware
5 6 (31.58%) Swing
5 6 (31.58%) SWT
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) Dojo
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) JPA
6 1 (5.26%) JSF
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) IVR
2 4 (21.05%) Biometrics
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (10.53%) TDD
2 1 (5.26%) DevOps
2 1 (5.26%) EAI
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) OO
2 1 (5.26%) OOD
2 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Scrum
2 1 (5.26%) SOA
2 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Sybase
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 4 (21.05%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sun