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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 225 235 183
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -52
Contract jobs citing EJB 26 13 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.14% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.61% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 47
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£410 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.71% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.28%
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
2200 2117 1988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.31% 23.57% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1200 1073
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 123
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £20.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Hampshire +9 12 £373 -
Berkshire +8 5 £500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -16 5 £410 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £475 +79.24%
West Sussex - 2 £483 -
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (87.27%) Web Services
2 46 (83.64%) Java
3 35 (63.64%) Oracle
4 30 (54.55%) J2EE
5 27 (49.09%) Linux
6 26 (47.27%) JBoss
7 23 (41.82%) WebLogic
8 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (34.55%) UML
10 17 (30.91%) Tomcat
10 17 (30.91%) XML
10 17 (30.91%) JUnit
10 17 (30.91%) HTML
10 17 (30.91%) WebSphere
11 16 (29.09%) TDD
11 16 (29.09%) Middleware
12 15 (27.27%) Scrum
12 15 (27.27%) Spring
12 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
13 14 (25.45%) HTML5
13 14 (25.45%) JSON
13 14 (25.45%) SOAP
14 13 (23.64%) UNIX
14 13 (23.64%) Windows
14 13 (23.64%) SQL
14 13 (23.64%) JMS
14 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
15 12 (21.82%) Cucumber
15 12 (21.82%) SOA
15 12 (21.82%) Process Management

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) JBoss
2 23 (41.82%) WebLogic
3 17 (30.91%) Tomcat
3 17 (30.91%) WebSphere
4 10 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (12.73%) Apache
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (10.91%) Documentum
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (7.27%) Confluence
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.82%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (10.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.82%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Internet
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) Intranet
2 7 (12.73%) Extranet
3 4 (7.27%) AMQP
4 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 10 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.09%) Big Data
6 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.27%) DB2
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) JUnit
2 12 (21.82%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.73%) Toad
4 6 (10.91%) Ant
5 4 (7.27%) Gradle
5 4 (7.27%) Mercurial
5 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 4 (7.27%) Subversion
6 3 (5.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) WebLOAD
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 9 (16.36%) Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Web Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Web Support Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Administrator
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) WebLogic Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.64%) AWS Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Middleware Administrator
11 2 (3.64%) Middleware Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (87.27%) Web Services
2 30 (54.55%) J2EE
3 17 (30.91%) XML
3 17 (30.91%) HTML
4 16 (29.09%) Middleware
5 15 (27.27%) Spring
6 14 (25.45%) HTML5
6 14 (25.45%) JSON
6 14 (25.45%) SOAP
7 13 (23.64%) JMS
8 11 (20.00%) REST
9 6 (10.91%) Java EE
10 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.09%) CSS
10 5 (9.09%) JSP
11 3 (5.45%) Ajax
11 3 (5.45%) JSTL
11 3 (5.45%) JavaBeans
12 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (3.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
2 13 (23.64%) Windows
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) UML
3 16 (29.09%) TDD
4 15 (27.27%) Scrum
5 12 (21.82%) SOA
5 12 (21.82%) Process Management
6 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.36%) SDLC
7 8 (14.55%) BDD
7 8 (14.55%) RUP
7 8 (14.55%) Web Development
8 7 (12.73%) Data Management
8 7 (12.73%) EAI
8 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
9 6 (10.91%) DSDM
9 6 (10.91%) ITSM
9 6 (10.91%) Workflow
9 6 (10.91%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Java
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Remedy
3 4 (7.27%) Atlassian
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Business Objects