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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 230 230 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 -74
Contract jobs citing EJB 33 13 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.14% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 0.59% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 60
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£400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £407 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.39% -8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
2427 2217 1958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.86% 23.40% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1270 1037
Average daily rate £350 £346 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 125
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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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
Oxfordshire -15 8 £405 - 3
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £500 +88.67%
Berkshire -5 7 £450 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -3 6 £373 +14.67% 3
Surrey +4 5 £350 - 1
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 46 (83.64%) Java
2 40 (72.73%) Oracle
3 37 (67.27%) Web Services
4 26 (47.27%) Tomcat
4 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database
5 25 (45.45%) XML
6 24 (43.64%) HTML
6 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.82%) JSON
7 23 (41.82%) J2EE
8 22 (40.00%) Spring
9 21 (38.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (36.36%) Process Management
10 20 (36.36%) Apache
10 20 (36.36%) HTML5
11 19 (34.55%) JBoss
11 19 (34.55%) SOAP
11 19 (34.55%) Linux
11 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
12 18 (32.73%) MySQL
12 18 (32.73%) Middleware
12 18 (32.73%) Workflow
12 18 (32.73%) Hibernate
13 17 (30.91%) CSS
14 16 (29.09%) Scrum
15 15 (27.27%) Java EE
16 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (25.45%) UML
17 13 (23.64%) UNIX
17 13 (23.64%) RESTful

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 26 (47.27%) Tomcat
2 20 (36.36%) Apache
3 19 (34.55%) JBoss
3 19 (34.55%) WebLogic
4 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
5 11 (20.00%) CMS
5 11 (20.00%) Alfresco
6 10 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (10.91%) Documentum
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (7.27%) Confluence
10 1 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.82%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon SQS
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon S3
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Internet
2 7 (12.73%) Extranet
2 7 (12.73%) Intranet
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) AMQP
4 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (47.27%) Oracle Database
2 21 (38.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (32.73%) MySQL
4 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.09%) Big Data
6 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
7 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
8 3 (5.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) JUnit
1 12 (21.82%) Maven
2 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.36%) JIRA
5 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
6 7 (12.73%) Toad
7 6 (10.91%) Ant
8 4 (7.27%) Subversion
8 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
8 4 (7.27%) Mercurial
8 4 (7.27%) Gradle
9 1 (1.82%) Hudson
9 1 (1.82%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (20.00%) Publishing
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 30 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 9 (16.36%) Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Web Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Web Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Web Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Middleware Administrator
9 1 (1.82%) Web Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Web Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (67.27%) Web Services
2 25 (45.45%) XML
3 24 (43.64%) HTML
4 23 (41.82%) JSON
4 23 (41.82%) J2EE
5 22 (40.00%) Spring
6 20 (36.36%) HTML5
7 19 (34.55%) SOAP
8 18 (32.73%) Middleware
8 18 (32.73%) Hibernate
9 17 (30.91%) CSS
10 15 (27.27%) Java EE
11 13 (23.64%) RESTful
12 12 (21.82%) EJB 3.0
12 12 (21.82%) CSS3
13 10 (18.18%) JMS
14 7 (12.73%) REST
15 4 (7.27%) JSP
16 3 (5.45%) JavaBeans
17 2 (3.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
3 9 (16.36%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) Process Management
3 18 (32.73%) Workflow
4 16 (29.09%) Scrum
5 14 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.45%) UML
6 12 (21.82%) User Stories
6 12 (21.82%) TDD
7 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.55%) SOA
9 7 (12.73%) EAI
9 7 (12.73%) Data Management
10 6 (10.91%) ITSM
10 6 (10.91%) Asset Management
10 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Web Development
10 6 (10.91%) RUP
10 6 (10.91%) DSDM
10 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
1 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Remedy
3 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Google
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £370.37 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago