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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 556 551 501
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -50
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 23 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.026% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.096% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 16
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£388 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £458 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £550
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
13881 13599 11877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.76% 27.15% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9066 8550 7470
Average daily rate £388 £375 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 249 291
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 March 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 27 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 March 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 -4 19 £475 -13.63% 5
London -2 5 £515 -6.36% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £350 - 1
Scotland - 4 £350 - 1
City of London +11 2 £483 -12.27%
East Midlands +3 1 £400 - 3
Yorkshire -16 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 -
Northern Ireland - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
South East - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leicester - - - -
County Antrim - - - - 1
Belfast - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Derby - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 3
Oxford - - - -
York - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 49 (100.00%) Java
1 49 (100.00%) EJB
2 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (77.55%) Hibernate
3 38 (77.55%) Oracle
4 32 (65.31%) JBoss
5 28 (57.14%) XML
6 27 (55.10%) J2EE
6 27 (55.10%) Spring
7 23 (46.94%) JSF
7 23 (46.94%) Scrum
7 23 (46.94%) SQL
8 22 (44.90%) HTML
9 20 (40.82%) Maven
9 20 (40.82%) JPA
10 19 (38.78%) Web Services
11 18 (36.73%) Workflow
12 17 (34.69%) CSS
12 17 (34.69%) Java EE
13 16 (32.65%) JAXB
14 15 (30.61%) JUnit
14 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (28.57%) JSON
15 14 (28.57%) SOAP
15 14 (28.57%) Apache
15 14 (28.57%) HTML5
15 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
16 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
16 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
16 13 (26.53%) Git (software)

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 32 (65.31%) JBoss
2 14 (28.57%) Apache
3 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
4 10 (20.41%) Alfresco
4 10 (20.41%) CMS
5 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) JCAPS
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Maven
2 15 (30.61%) JUnit
3 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 13 (26.53%) SoapUI
3 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) JIRA
4 12 (24.49%) Subversion
5 9 (18.37%) Eclipse
6 8 (16.33%) Mockito
7 7 (14.29%) Ant
7 7 (14.29%) Selenium
8 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
9 4 (8.16%) NUnit
10 2 (4.08%) Bugzilla
10 2 (4.08%) Redmine
10 2 (4.08%) Hudson
11 1 (2.04%) FlexUnit
11 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
11 1 (2.04%) QUnit
11 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Publishing
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) iGaming
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
4 1 (2.04%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 44 (89.80%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.20%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Lead Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Flex Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Java Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Java Programmer
5 1 (2.04%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) EJB
2 38 (77.55%) Hibernate
3 28 (57.14%) XML
4 27 (55.10%) J2EE
4 27 (55.10%) Spring
5 23 (46.94%) JSF
6 22 (44.90%) HTML
7 20 (40.82%) JPA
8 19 (38.78%) Web Services
9 17 (34.69%) CSS
9 17 (34.69%) Java EE
10 16 (32.65%) JAXB
11 14 (28.57%) JSON
11 14 (28.57%) SOAP
11 14 (28.57%) HTML5
12 12 (24.49%) JSP
12 12 (24.49%) CSS3
13 11 (22.45%) RESTful
13 11 (22.45%) Struts
14 10 (20.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) Scrum
3 18 (36.73%) Workflow
4 15 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.45%) Process Management
6 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.37%) TDD
7 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
8 8 (16.33%) User Stories
8 8 (16.33%) MVC
8 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.24%) Software Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.24%) CRM
10 5 (10.20%) OO
10 5 (10.20%) UML
10 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) AOP
12 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 3 (6.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) C++
6 5 (10.20%) C
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) Groovy
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) VCP4
4 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) HND
4 1 (2.04%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
4 1 (2.04%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Sun
4 1 (2.04%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.04%) Endeca