The table below looks at the statistics for EJB 3.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB 3.0 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 139 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.081% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.33% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
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£263 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
774 602 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.72% 24.29% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 386 413
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 27
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.92 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

EJB 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB 3.0 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EJB 3.0
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 across the South West region.

EJB 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing EJB 3.0 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 3.0.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) EJB
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 13 (92.86%) DV Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (92.86%) JPA
3 12 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 12 (85.71%) XML
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) J2EE
4 11 (78.57%) Web Services
4 11 (78.57%) Scrum
4 11 (78.57%) JSF
4 11 (78.57%) JAXB
4 11 (78.57%) SoapUI
5 9 (64.29%) PrimeFaces
5 9 (64.29%) JAX-RS
5 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (64.29%) Workflow
5 9 (64.29%) JUnit
5 9 (64.29%) C
5 9 (64.29%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) Python

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing EJB 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) JCAPS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) SoapUI
2 9 (64.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (64.29%) C++ Developer
2 9 (64.29%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) EJB
2 13 (92.86%) JPA
3 12 (85.71%) XML
3 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 12 (85.71%) Hibernate
4 11 (78.57%) JSF
4 11 (78.57%) JAXB
4 11 (78.57%) Web Services
5 9 (64.29%) JAX-RS
5 9 (64.29%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) HornetQ
8 1 (7.14%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Workflow
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) C
3 9 (64.29%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) DV Cleared
1 13 (92.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle