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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 217 226 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs citing EJB 21 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.45% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 13
Average daily rate
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£410 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £319 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.39% -29.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2325 1991 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.91% 23.92% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1355 1078 960
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 60 95
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 -12 7 £425 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 7 £500 -
Surrey +1 6 £350 -3.44% 2
Berkshire -1 1 £315 -24.55%
Thames Valley - - - -
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (83.33%) Java
2 27 (75.00%) Oracle
3 25 (69.44%) Tomcat
4 23 (63.89%) Spring
5 22 (61.11%) HTML
6 21 (58.33%) XML
7 20 (55.56%) JSON
7 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
8 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (52.78%) Apache
8 19 (52.78%) Web Services
9 18 (50.00%) HTML5
10 17 (47.22%) Workflow
11 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
12 15 (41.67%) Process Management
12 15 (41.67%) CSS
13 14 (38.89%) WebLogic
13 14 (38.89%) JBoss
13 14 (38.89%) Middleware
13 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (36.11%) EJB 3.0
14 13 (36.11%) MySQL
15 12 (33.33%) RESTful
15 12 (33.33%) CSS3
15 12 (33.33%) Maven
16 11 (30.56%) Java EE
16 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (30.56%) Alfresco
16 11 (30.56%) SOAP
16 11 (30.56%) Publishing

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (69.44%) Tomcat
2 19 (52.78%) Apache
3 14 (38.89%) WebLogic
3 14 (38.89%) JBoss
4 11 (30.56%) Alfresco
4 11 (30.56%) CMS
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
7 6 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (13.89%) Documentum
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
9 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
1 6 (16.67%) Intranet
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
1 6 (16.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 19 (52.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (36.11%) MySQL
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.78%) DB2
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Maven
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.22%) JUnit
3 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) Toad
4 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) Ant
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.78%) WebLOAD
7 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 11 (30.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) WebLogic Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Spring
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 21 (58.33%) XML
4 20 (55.56%) JSON
5 19 (52.78%) Web Services
6 18 (50.00%) HTML5
7 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
8 15 (41.67%) CSS
9 14 (38.89%) Middleware
10 13 (36.11%) EJB 3.0
11 12 (33.33%) RESTful
11 12 (33.33%) CSS3
12 11 (30.56%) Java EE
12 11 (30.56%) SOAP
13 10 (27.78%) J2EE
14 6 (16.67%) REST
15 3 (8.33%) JMS
15 3 (8.33%) JSP
16 2 (5.56%) Ajax
16 2 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Workflow
2 15 (41.67%) Process Management
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.22%) User Stories
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) EAI
7 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 6 (16.67%) BDD
8 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
8 5 (13.89%) Data Management
8 5 (13.89%) ITSM
8 5 (13.89%) UML
8 5 (13.89%) RUP
8 5 (13.89%) DSDM
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Remedy