The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
England / South West
Rank 120 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing EJB 19 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 2.42% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Median daily rate £513 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £406 £410
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
765 784 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.39% 26.55% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 554 509
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 43 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing EJB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EJB
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 across the South West region.

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the South West

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 10 £525 -4.54%
Bristol +3 5 £450 -25.00%
Somerset +3 4 £475 +11.76% 1
EJB
England

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EJB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for EJB.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) Oracle
3 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) J2EE
4 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (63.33%) Scrum
6 17 (56.67%) Web Services
6 17 (56.67%) XML
7 15 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
9 13 (43.33%) JSF
9 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
9 13 (43.33%) JBoss
9 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
10 11 (36.67%) JUnit
10 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
10 11 (36.67%) C
10 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
11 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (33.33%) HTML
11 10 (33.33%) Unix
11 10 (33.33%) Spring
12 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (30.00%) XSLT
12 9 (30.00%) CSS
12 9 (30.00%) JMS
12 9 (30.00%) REST
13 8 (26.67%) Ant

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) JBoss
2 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
3 8 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (20.00%) Confluence
4 6 (20.00%) GlassFish
5 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Fredhopper
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) Big Data
4 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 3 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.67%) MySQL
6 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.67%) OrientDB
7 1 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
2 11 (36.67%) JUnit
3 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (26.67%) Ant
5 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (23.33%) JIRA
6 6 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
7 5 (16.67%) Maven
8 4 (13.33%) Gradle
8 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (10.00%) Apache Buildr
9 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
9 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
9 3 (10.00%) Hudson
9 3 (10.00%) jMock
9 3 (10.00%) Mercurial
9 3 (10.00%) Subversion
10 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
11 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) J2EE
2 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 17 (56.67%) XML
3 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 13 (43.33%) JSF
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) Spring
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) JMS
6 9 (30.00%) REST
6 9 (30.00%) XSLT
7 8 (26.67%) Java EE
7 8 (26.67%) XSD
8 7 (23.33%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (23.33%) JAXB
8 7 (23.33%) JPA
8 7 (23.33%) JSP
8 7 (23.33%) PrimeFaces
9 6 (20.00%) Swing
9 6 (20.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (10.00%) Wiki
2 2 (6.67%) RIA
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Workflow
6 6 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (16.67%) UML
8 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
8 4 (13.33%) User Stories
9 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (10.00%) High Availability
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.00%) Microservices
9 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
9 3 (10.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) C
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (13.33%) C#
7 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (10.00%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.67%) Ruby
9 2 (6.67%) Scala
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Sybase
3 5 (16.67%) ATG
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.00%) BEA
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) VeriFone
6 1 (3.33%) WorldPay