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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB 3.0 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
Rank 633 629 603
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 15 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.053% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.091% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 15
Median daily rate £475 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £428 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £58.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 -

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
16430 16404 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.75% 28.23% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11396 11302 10100
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

EJB 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +15 13 £475 +5.55% 1
North East - 4 £325 -
West Midlands - 4 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £325 -
Sunderland - 4 £325 -
Birmingham - 4 £500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £475 -
East of England - 3 £475 -
Suffolk - 3 £475 -
South East +10 1 £500 +53.84%
Wales +8 1 £500 +16.27%
South Wales +4 1 £500 +16.27%
London -15 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Bridgend - 1 £500 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -

EJB 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EJB 3.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EJB 3.0.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) EJB
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) XML
3 23 (62.16%) JMS
4 20 (54.05%) JPA
5 19 (51.35%) JBoss
5 19 (51.35%) Struts
6 18 (48.65%) HTML
6 18 (48.65%) Java EE
7 17 (45.95%) Ant
7 17 (45.95%) JDBC
8 16 (43.24%) CSS
8 16 (43.24%) jQuery
8 16 (43.24%) Subversion
8 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
9 14 (37.84%) Ajax
9 14 (37.84%) JSP
10 13 (35.14%) UML
10 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
11 12 (32.43%) Maven
12 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
12 11 (29.73%) SQL
12 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
13 10 (27.03%) SOAP
13 10 (27.03%) Oracle
13 10 (27.03%) Web Services
13 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (24.32%) J2EE

EJB 3.0
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (51.35%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.70%) OpenCms
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Ant
2 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) Subversion
3 12 (32.43%) Maven
4 8 (21.62%) JUnit
4 8 (21.62%) MyEclipse
5 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
6 6 (16.22%) Checkstyle
6 6 (16.22%) QUnit
6 6 (16.22%) Selenium
7 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.70%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.70%) JMeter
8 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
1 1 (2.70%) Dutch Language
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
1 1 (2.70%) French Language
1 1 (2.70%) Publishing
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 33 (89.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) EJB
2 23 (62.16%) JMS
2 23 (62.16%) XML
3 20 (54.05%) JPA
4 19 (51.35%) Struts
5 18 (48.65%) HTML
5 18 (48.65%) Java EE
6 17 (45.95%) JDBC
7 16 (43.24%) CSS
7 16 (43.24%) jQuery
8 14 (37.84%) Ajax
8 14 (37.84%) JSP
9 11 (29.73%) Hibernate
10 10 (27.03%) SOAP
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
11 9 (24.32%) J2EE
12 7 (18.92%) JSON
12 7 (18.92%) JSTL
13 6 (16.22%) JBoss Seam
14 5 (13.51%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) DataPower
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (35.14%) UML
2 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.62%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) SOA
5 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) DevOps
8 2 (5.41%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) ETL
9 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.70%) OOD
9 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) VB
5 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) OCMJD
3 3 (8.11%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Endeca
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Sun
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) hybris
3 2 (5.41%) Imperva
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) FatWire
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Vignette