The first table below looks at the demand for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Scotland 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 115 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing EJB 12 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.59% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 1.95% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Average daily rate £310 £319 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +16.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £282 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £342 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £322 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
800 719 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.43% 30.27% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 353 212
Average daily rate £350 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 17
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +37.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.74 £30.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
EJB
UK

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 8 £313 +13.72% 1
Glasgow +3 4 £266 -16.69%
Aberdeen - - - -
EJB
UK

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (88.89%) JSF
3 27 (75.00%) Spring
4 24 (66.67%) JSP
5 20 (55.56%) J2EE
5 20 (55.56%) XML
6 19 (52.78%) HTML
7 18 (50.00%) Struts
8 16 (44.44%) Servlets
8 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
9 15 (41.67%) Oracle
10 14 (38.89%) RDBMS
10 14 (38.89%) MVC
10 14 (38.89%) JSTL
10 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
11 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database
12 12 (33.33%) OCPJP
12 12 (33.33%) Sun
12 12 (33.33%) Sun Certification
13 11 (30.56%) Finance
14 10 (27.78%) Java EE
15 9 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
16 8 (22.22%) JPA
17 7 (19.44%) Banking
18 6 (16.67%) Maven
18 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
18 6 (16.67%) RAD
18 6 (16.67%) Swing
18 6 (16.67%) .NET

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) RDBMS
1 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 6 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (13.89%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Ant
3 4 (11.11%) JDeveloper
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) PVCS
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Technical Leader
4 6 (16.67%) Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.78%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) JSF
2 27 (75.00%) Spring
3 24 (66.67%) JSP
4 20 (55.56%) XML
4 20 (55.56%) J2EE
5 19 (52.78%) HTML
6 18 (50.00%) Struts
7 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
7 16 (44.44%) Servlets
8 14 (38.89%) JSTL
9 10 (27.78%) Java EE
10 8 (22.22%) JPA
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) Swing
12 4 (11.11%) Web Services
12 4 (11.11%) Tapestry
13 3 (8.33%) JMS
14 2 (5.56%) JavaBeans
15 1 (2.78%) SOAP
15 1 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Open Source
1 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) RAD
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) BPMN
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) UML
7 1 (2.78%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.78%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Sun Certification
1 12 (33.33%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
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