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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 573 553 558
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 33 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.040% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 18
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£363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £317 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
15614 15218 15834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 28.82% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10108 9812 9495
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 263 387
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 22 September 2014.

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 25 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 22 September 2014. 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 -28 26 £375 -14.28% 14
South West - 10 - - 1
London +8 4 £388 -8.82% 4
Wales -22 3 - - 2
City of London +26 2 £400 -5.88% 3
Scotland -9 2 £350 +7.69%
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Surrey +2 1 - - 1
Guildford 0 1 - - 1
South East -10 1 - - 1
South Wales - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 5
Kidlington - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Worcester - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) EJB
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) Oracle
4 28 (60.87%) JBoss
5 26 (56.52%) Web Services
6 24 (52.17%) Hibernate
7 21 (45.65%) Spring
7 21 (45.65%) JSF
7 21 (45.65%) JPA
8 19 (41.30%) Maven
8 19 (41.30%) JUnit
8 19 (41.30%) SQL
9 18 (39.13%) Relational Database
10 16 (34.78%) J2EE
10 16 (34.78%) Scrum
11 15 (32.61%) JMS
12 14 (30.43%) RDBMS
12 14 (30.43%) HTML
12 14 (30.43%) jQuery
12 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
13 13 (28.26%) XML
14 12 (26.09%) UML
14 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (26.09%) Java EE
15 11 (23.91%) Subversion
15 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
15 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
15 11 (23.91%) Swing
15 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) Confluence
3 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 14 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
4 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) JUnit
1 19 (41.30%) Maven
2 11 (23.91%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.04%) JIRA
4 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.87%) Gerrit
6 3 (6.52%) Hudson
7 2 (4.35%) Redmine
7 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.17%) NUnit
8 1 (2.17%) Selenium
8 1 (2.17%) TestNG
8 1 (2.17%) Mockito
8 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
1 5 (10.87%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 37 (80.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C++ Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C++/Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.52%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) EJB
2 26 (56.52%) Web Services
3 24 (52.17%) Hibernate
4 21 (45.65%) Spring
4 21 (45.65%) JSF
4 21 (45.65%) JPA
5 16 (34.78%) J2EE
6 15 (32.61%) JMS
7 14 (30.43%) jQuery
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
8 13 (28.26%) XML
9 12 (26.09%) Java EE
10 11 (23.91%) Swing
11 10 (21.74%) JSP
11 10 (21.74%) JAXB
12 6 (13.04%) Ajax
12 6 (13.04%) JDBC
12 6 (13.04%) JAX-RS
12 6 (13.04%) PrimeFaces
13 5 (10.87%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 2 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (26.09%) UML
4 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) Workflow
6 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Fund Management
7 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.70%) Use Case
9 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
9 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) C
5 6 (13.04%) C++
6 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.70%) VBA
8 3 (6.52%) XPath
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Oracle
2 28 (60.87%) JBoss
3 7 (15.22%) TIBCO
4 5 (10.87%) Sybase
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) InterSystems
7 1 (2.17%) Sun