The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 245 231 236
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing EJB 21 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.22% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 3
Median daily rate £475 £410 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +54.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2410 2208 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.31% 23.72% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 1378 1188
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 27 45
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.40 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

EJB
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Oxfordshire +11 7 £475 +15.85%
Berkshire -1 7 £550 +10.00%
Hampshire -8 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £330 - 2
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - -
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South East region with a requirement for EJB.

1 57 (98.28%) Java
2 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (72.41%) Web Services
4 37 (63.79%) XML
4 37 (63.79%) Oracle
5 33 (56.90%) SQL
6 28 (48.28%) JavaScript
6 28 (48.28%) HTML
7 27 (46.55%) J2EE
8 26 (44.83%) WebLogic
9 25 (43.10%) SOAP
9 25 (43.10%) UML
9 25 (43.10%) JSF
10 23 (39.66%) JBoss
11 22 (37.93%) Spring
12 21 (36.21%) CSS
13 19 (32.76%) Unix
13 19 (32.76%) Maven
14 18 (31.03%) Ant
14 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
14 18 (31.03%) JMS
14 18 (31.03%) JPA
15 17 (29.31%) Scrum
16 16 (27.59%) Toad
16 16 (27.59%) PL/SQL
16 16 (27.59%) JSP
17 15 (25.86%) Linux
18 14 (24.14%) Process Management
18 14 (24.14%) Java EE
19 13 (22.41%) Java SE

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 26 (44.83%) WebLogic
2 23 (39.66%) JBoss
3 13 (22.41%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (5.17%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) OpenText Process Suite
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (3.45%) BigMachines
4 2 (3.45%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon S3
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database
2 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
3 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.17%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Maven
2 18 (31.03%) Ant
3 16 (27.59%) Toad
4 9 (15.52%) Eclipse
5 8 (13.79%) Subversion
6 6 (10.34%) JIRA
6 6 (10.34%) JUnit
7 5 (8.62%) CruiseControl
7 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.17%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.45%) JMeter
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.72%) Gradle
10 1 (1.72%) Selenium
10 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Publishing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 33 (56.90%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Java Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) Web Services
2 37 (63.79%) XML
3 28 (48.28%) HTML
4 27 (46.55%) J2EE
5 25 (43.10%) JSF
5 25 (43.10%) SOAP
6 22 (37.93%) Spring
7 21 (36.21%) CSS
8 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
8 18 (31.03%) JMS
8 18 (31.03%) JPA
9 16 (27.59%) JSP
10 14 (24.14%) Java EE
11 13 (22.41%) Java SE
12 11 (18.97%) JRules
13 8 (13.79%) EJB 3.0
14 7 (12.07%) HTML5
14 7 (12.07%) JSON
14 7 (12.07%) REST
15 6 (10.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Unix
2 15 (25.86%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) UML
3 17 (29.31%) Scrum
4 14 (24.14%) Process Management
5 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.79%) ETL
6 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) SOA
7 7 (12.07%) Software Delivery
7 7 (12.07%) Web Development
8 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.34%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.90%) Content Enrichment
10 4 (6.90%) Information Management
10 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.17%) Master Data Management
11 3 (5.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (98.28%) Java
2 33 (56.90%) SQL
3 28 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.59%) PL/SQL
5 13 (22.41%) Python
6 12 (20.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 8 (13.79%) Jython
7 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.90%) C#
9 3 (5.17%) C++
9 3 (5.17%) Perl
9 3 (5.17%) Ruby
10 2 (3.45%) Apex Code
10 2 (3.45%) C
10 2 (3.45%) PHP
11 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Ab Initio
3 6 (10.34%) ATG
3 6 (10.34%) hybris
3 6 (10.34%) Percussion
4 5 (8.62%) Adobe
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Remedy
5 3 (5.17%) Telelogic
6 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.45%) Siebel
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian