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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 612 589 580
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 14 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.044% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 0.17% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 2
Average daily rate £325 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 17 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 11 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
England -10 11 £325 -35.00% 6
South East +22 6 £325 -35.00%
North West - 5 - - 2
Hampshire - 5 £325 -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Havant - 3 - -
Bootle - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - - 2
County Antrim - 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 2
Wales - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Worthing - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) EJB
2 44 (97.78%) Java
3 32 (71.11%) JBoss
4 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
5 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (60.00%) Spring
7 26 (57.78%) SOAP
8 23 (51.11%) J2EE
9 21 (46.67%) Web Services
10 20 (44.44%) Tomcat
10 20 (44.44%) JMS
10 20 (44.44%) Scrum
11 17 (37.78%) JSF
11 17 (37.78%) JPA
11 17 (37.78%) Oracle
12 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
13 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
14 14 (31.11%) Java EE
14 14 (31.11%) JIRA
14 14 (31.11%) Maven
14 14 (31.11%) SOA
14 14 (31.11%) Java EE 5
15 13 (28.89%) UML
15 13 (28.89%) Subversion
16 12 (26.67%) Apache Flex
16 12 (26.67%) Eclipse
16 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
16 12 (26.67%) REST
17 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
17 11 (24.44%) JUnit

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (71.11%) JBoss
2 20 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 10 (22.22%) Mule
4 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
4 7 (15.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (13.33%) FileNet
6 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
7 4 (8.89%) NetWeaver
8 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (4.44%) Confluence
10 1 (2.22%) Apache
10 1 (2.22%) IIS
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) JIRA
1 14 (31.11%) Maven
2 13 (28.89%) Subversion
3 12 (26.67%) Eclipse
4 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
4 11 (24.44%) JUnit
5 9 (20.00%) CruiseControl
6 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.89%) PVCS
7 3 (6.67%) Log4j
8 2 (4.44%) Ant
8 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.44%) FishEye
8 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium
9 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.22%) Checkstyle
9 1 (2.22%) QUnit
9 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 36 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (17.78%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Developer
6 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.22%) Identity Management Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) EJB
2 29 (64.44%) Hibernate
3 27 (60.00%) Spring
4 26 (57.78%) SOAP
5 23 (51.11%) J2EE
6 21 (46.67%) Web Services
7 20 (44.44%) JMS
8 17 (37.78%) JPA
8 17 (37.78%) JSF
9 14 (31.11%) Java EE
9 14 (31.11%) Java EE 5
10 12 (26.67%) Apache Flex
10 12 (26.67%) REST
11 11 (24.44%) Drools
11 11 (24.44%) Java SE
12 9 (20.00%) RichFaces
12 9 (20.00%) XML
13 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
14 7 (15.56%) JDBC
14 7 (15.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (44.44%) Scrum
3 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 14 (31.11%) SOA
5 13 (28.89%) UML
6 12 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 11 (24.44%) Workflow
8 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.33%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) BPEL
10 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.67%) Data Management
11 3 (6.67%) ETL
11 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 3 (6.67%) MVC
11 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (6.67%) OOD
11 3 (6.67%) Refactoring
11 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Endeca
4 2 (4.44%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat