The table below looks at the statistics for EJB 3.0 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB 3.0 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 591 563 537
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 18 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
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£420 £550 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +34.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £495 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £317
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15064 15068 12977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.94% 27.61% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9784 9859 8111
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 216 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.61 £18.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

EJB 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EJB 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EJB 3.0
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the UK.

EJB 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EJB 3.0
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

EJB 3.0 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EJB 3.0
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the UK.

EJB 3.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EJB 3.0
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England -27 16 £435 -20.90% 4
South West +12 10 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 10 - -
London +6 4 £493 -10.45%
East Midlands - 2 £410 - 3
Scotland - 2 £338 - 2
City of London +7 1 £450 -18.18%
Edinburgh - 1 £338 - 2
Glasgow - 1 - -

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 40 (100.00%) EJB
2 39 (97.50%) Java
3 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (85.00%) JBoss
5 30 (75.00%) J2EE
5 30 (75.00%) Hibernate
6 28 (70.00%) Oracle
7 24 (60.00%) SQL
7 24 (60.00%) JSF
8 21 (52.50%) JPA
8 21 (52.50%) XML
9 20 (50.00%) Web Services
10 19 (47.50%) Scrum
11 17 (42.50%) JAXB
12 16 (40.00%) Spring
12 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
12 16 (40.00%) SoapUI
13 15 (37.50%) DV Cleared
13 15 (37.50%) Python
14 14 (35.00%) JUnit
14 14 (35.00%) JIRA
14 14 (35.00%) Subversion
15 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
15 13 (32.50%) HTML
16 12 (30.00%) Maven
17 10 (25.00%) Finance
17 10 (25.00%) Ant
17 10 (25.00%) Linux
18 9 (22.50%) Struts

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 34 (85.00%) JBoss
2 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.50%) Jetty
4 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.50%) JCAPS
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 14 (35.00%) Subversion
2 14 (35.00%) JUnit
2 14 (35.00%) JIRA
3 12 (30.00%) Maven
4 10 (25.00%) Ant
5 8 (20.00%) Mockito
5 8 (20.00%) Selenium
5 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.50%) NUnit
8 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
9 2 (5.00%) QUnit
9 2 (5.00%) Checkstyle
10 1 (2.50%) Hudson
10 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.50%) JMeter
10 1 (2.50%) FlexUnit
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.00%) iGaming
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Russian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 36 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Flex Developer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) EJB
2 30 (75.00%) J2EE
2 30 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 24 (60.00%) JSF
4 21 (52.50%) JPA
4 21 (52.50%) XML
5 20 (50.00%) Web Services
6 17 (42.50%) JAXB
7 16 (40.00%) Spring
8 13 (32.50%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) Struts
9 9 (22.50%) JSP
10 7 (17.50%) Servlets
10 7 (17.50%) JMS
10 7 (17.50%) Ajax
11 6 (15.00%) Java EE
11 6 (15.00%) Spring Web Flow
11 6 (15.00%) Gherkin
12 4 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Scrum
3 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) MVC
4 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (15.00%) AOP
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) UML
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
7 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.50%) SOA
8 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Python
4 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (7.50%) C++
6 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) Groovy
6 3 (7.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) XQuery
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) OCMJD
4 2 (5.00%) HND
4 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Endeca
3 2 (5.00%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) ILOG
4 1 (2.50%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.50%) Perforce