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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 206 240 234
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Contract jobs citing EJB 40 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 0.99% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 4
Average daily rate £420 £410 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +26.95%
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
2180 2321 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.46% 24.32% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1460 1326 1088
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 54 65
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +5 20 £420 +20.00%
Hampshire - 11 £425 - 3
Berkshire +15 8 £525 +66.66% 2
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 66 (91.67%) Java
2 56 (77.78%) Oracle
3 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (66.67%) SOAP
5 47 (65.28%) Web Services
6 46 (63.89%) SQL
7 45 (62.50%) XML
8 44 (61.11%) UML
8 44 (61.11%) JSF
9 43 (59.72%) JPA
10 38 (52.78%) Maven
10 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
10 38 (52.78%) JMS
11 37 (51.39%) HTML
11 37 (51.39%) WebLogic
12 36 (50.00%) Java EE
13 35 (48.61%) CSS
13 35 (48.61%) Ant
13 35 (48.61%) Unix
14 34 (47.22%) J2EE
15 32 (44.44%) PL/SQL
16 30 (41.67%) Process Management
17 29 (40.28%) Toad
17 29 (40.28%) Java SE
18 27 (37.50%) Subversion
19 26 (36.11%) JRules
19 26 (36.11%) Waterfall
19 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database
20 25 (34.72%) Eclipse
21 24 (33.33%) Python

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (51.39%) WebLogic
2 12 (16.67%) JBoss
2 12 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Documentum
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (31.94%) OpenText Process Suite
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.78%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.78%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Extranet
1 3 (4.17%) Firewall
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
1 3 (4.17%) Intranet
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database
2 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.33%) MySQL
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.39%) GIS
8 1 (1.39%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 38 (52.78%) Maven
2 35 (48.61%) Ant
3 29 (40.28%) Toad
4 27 (37.50%) Subversion
5 25 (34.72%) Eclipse
6 10 (13.89%) JIRA
7 9 (12.50%) CruiseControl
8 7 (9.72%) JUnit
9 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.78%) EasyMock
10 2 (2.78%) Grunt
10 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.78%) Protractor
11 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.39%) gulp
11 1 (1.39%) HttpUnit
11 1 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.39%) Selenium
11 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (79.17%) Developer
2 52 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Java Programmer
6 5 (6.94%) Programmer
6 5 (6.94%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.94%) WebLogic Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Programmer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) SOAP
2 47 (65.28%) Web Services
3 45 (62.50%) XML
4 44 (61.11%) JSF
5 43 (59.72%) JPA
6 38 (52.78%) JMS
7 37 (51.39%) HTML
8 36 (50.00%) Java EE
9 35 (48.61%) CSS
10 34 (47.22%) J2EE
11 29 (40.28%) Java SE
12 26 (36.11%) JRules
13 15 (20.83%) Hibernate
14 14 (19.44%) EJB 3.0
14 14 (19.44%) JSP
14 14 (19.44%) Spring
15 10 (13.89%) RichFaces
16 9 (12.50%) Apache Flex
16 9 (12.50%) Java EE 5
17 8 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) SCADA
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Unix
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.11%) UML
3 30 (41.67%) Process Management
4 26 (36.11%) Waterfall
5 17 (23.61%) Scrum
6 13 (18.06%) Web Development
7 8 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.11%) ETL
8 7 (9.72%) SOA
9 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.33%) TDD
10 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.56%) Data Management
10 4 (5.56%) Information Management
10 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.56%) MVC
10 4 (5.56%) SDLC
10 4 (5.56%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.17%) Master Data Management
11 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) Java
2 46 (63.89%) SQL
3 38 (52.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (44.44%) PL/SQL
5 24 (33.33%) Python
5 24 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 23 (31.94%) Jython
6 23 (31.94%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.56%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 56 (77.78%) Oracle
2 9 (12.50%) Adobe
3 8 (11.11%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) BEA
5 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.78%) Siebel
5 2 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) BroadVision
6 1 (1.39%) FatWire