The table below looks at the statistics for EJB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
UK
Rank 479 485 512
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Contract jobs citing EJB 107 137 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.93% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 83 75
Median daily rate £494 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £546 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £406 £410
% change year-on-year
+21.84% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
13858 14790 14052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.10% 28.53% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9615 10193 9304
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 252 194
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EJB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EJB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EJB
Daily Rate Trend

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

EJB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EJB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EJB within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

EJB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EJB
Hourly Rate Trend

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

EJB Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EJB
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +16 99 £498 +18.45% 28
South East +12 30 £500 +18.34% 3
South West +9 19 £513 +28.12% 1
London +1 17 £463 -2.57% 12
West Sussex +8 14 £512 - 1
East of England +18 13 £475 -13.63% 2
Worthing -5 13 £512 - 1
Essex - 11 £475 - 1
Gloucestershire +7 10 £525 -4.54%
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £475 -
North West +19 8 £475 +11.76% 6
Berkshire +20 7 £529 +0.66%
East Midlands - 7 £315 - 2
Cheshire +18 6 £475 +11.76% 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £500 - 1
Bristol +15 5 £450 -25.00%
Somerset +5 4 £475 +11.76% 1
Oxford - 4 £500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £315 - 2
Nottingham - 3 £315 - 1
Reading - 3 - -
Yorkshire +20 2 £525 +50.00% 2
Manchester +12 2 £550 +37.50% 3
West Yorkshire +11 2 £525 +50.00% 1
Leeds +10 2 £525 +27.27% 1
Surrey -3 2 £240 -42.85%
Suffolk - 2 £275 -
Ipswich - 2 £275 -
Telford +24 1 £500 +58.73%
Shropshire +22 1 £500 +58.73%

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EJB 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.

1 235 (97.51%) Java
2 157 (65.15%) Web Services
3 147 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (59.34%) Oracle
5 133 (55.19%) XML
6 127 (52.70%) J2EE
6 127 (52.70%) Spring
7 114 (47.30%) SQL
8 110 (45.64%) HTML
9 102 (42.32%) Hibernate
10 101 (41.91%) JavaScript
11 100 (41.49%) REST
12 94 (39.00%) SOAP
12 94 (39.00%) JMS
13 89 (36.93%) Scrum
14 88 (36.51%) WebLogic
15 87 (36.10%) CSS
16 85 (35.27%) Git (software)
17 84 (34.85%) Jenkins
18 83 (34.44%) TDD
19 82 (34.02%) JSP
20 77 (31.95%) Linux
21 76 (31.54%) XSLT
22 74 (30.71%) Unix
23 71 (29.46%) JIRA
24 69 (28.63%) Java EE
25 68 (28.22%) WebSphere
26 66 (27.39%) JUnit
27 64 (26.56%) Maven
28 61 (25.31%) Eclipse

EJB
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 88 (36.51%) WebLogic
2 68 (28.22%) WebSphere
3 58 (24.07%) JBoss
4 37 (15.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 28 (11.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 24 (9.96%) Confluence
7 21 (8.71%) Apache
7 21 (8.71%) Tomcat
8 19 (7.88%) GlassFish
9 15 (6.22%) WebLogic Portal
10 8 (3.32%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (2.90%) Mule
12 6 (2.49%) Mule ESB
13 5 (2.07%) Oracle Spatial
14 3 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (1.24%) CMS
14 3 (1.24%) MQSeries
14 3 (1.24%) nginx
14 3 (1.24%) WebLogic Integration
14 3 (1.24%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 20 (8.30%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.41%) BondVision
3 1 (0.41%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.56%) GitHub
3 10 (4.15%) Amazon S3
3 10 (4.15%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (1.24%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.15%) Internet
2 6 (2.49%) LDAP
3 5 (2.07%) HTTP
3 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.41%) AMQP
5 1 (0.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.16%) Oracle Database
2 45 (18.67%) Relational Database
3 35 (14.52%) SQL Server
4 32 (13.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 31 (12.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (11.20%) MongoDB
7 25 (10.37%) Big Data
8 21 (8.71%) Hadoop
9 20 (8.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 19 (7.88%) NoSQL
11 14 (5.81%) DB2
12 13 (5.39%) MySQL
13 9 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (3.73%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.66%) GIS
14 4 (1.66%) Neo4j
15 3 (1.24%) Data Mart
15 3 (1.24%) Jackrabbit
16 2 (0.83%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.83%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 85 (35.27%) Git (software)
2 84 (34.85%) Jenkins
3 71 (29.46%) JIRA
4 66 (27.39%) JUnit
5 64 (26.56%) Maven
6 61 (25.31%) Eclipse
7 51 (21.16%) Subversion
8 34 (14.11%) Ant
9 31 (12.86%) Mockito
10 30 (12.45%) TeamCity
11 26 (10.79%) Selenium
12 23 (9.54%) Hudson
13 21 (8.71%) Cucumber
14 20 (8.30%) Gradle
14 20 (8.30%) Spock
15 13 (5.39%) SoapUI
15 13 (5.39%) XDoclet
16 12 (4.98%) Eclipse RCP
17 11 (4.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (3.73%) IntelliJ
General
1 41 (17.01%) Finance
2 25 (10.37%) Banking
3 6 (2.49%) Retail
4 3 (1.24%) Games
4 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.24%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 202 (83.82%) Developer
2 175 (72.61%) Java Developer
3 42 (17.43%) Senior Developer
4 41 (17.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (8.30%) Agile Developer
5 20 (8.30%) Agile Java Developer
6 18 (7.47%) J2EE Developer
6 18 (7.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 17 (7.05%) Java Engineer
7 17 (7.05%) Oracle Developer
7 17 (7.05%) Software Engineer
8 14 (5.81%) Architect
9 13 (5.39%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 13 (5.39%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (4.98%) Digital Developer
11 11 (4.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 10 (4.15%) Java Software Developer
12 10 (4.15%) WebSphere Developer
13 9 (3.73%) C++ Developer
14 8 (3.32%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (65.15%) Web Services
2 133 (55.19%) XML
3 127 (52.70%) J2EE
3 127 (52.70%) Spring
4 110 (45.64%) HTML
5 102 (42.32%) Hibernate
6 100 (41.49%) REST
7 94 (39.00%) JMS
7 94 (39.00%) SOAP
8 87 (36.10%) CSS
9 82 (34.02%) JSP
10 76 (31.54%) XSLT
11 69 (28.63%) Java EE
12 58 (24.07%) Servlets
13 51 (21.16%) XSD
14 47 (19.50%) HTML5
15 45 (18.67%) JSON
16 44 (18.26%) jQuery
17 43 (17.84%) Swing
18 42 (17.43%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.05%) User Experience
2 14 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.73%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.32%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.49%) Wiki
7 4 (1.66%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.24%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.24%) DataPower
8 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.83%) Clustering
9 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.83%) Derivative
9 2 (0.83%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.83%) RIA
9 2 (0.83%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.95%) Linux
2 74 (30.71%) Unix
3 24 (9.96%) Windows
4 18 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.66%) Solaris
6 3 (1.24%) Android
6 3 (1.24%) HPUX
6 3 (1.24%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (61.00%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (36.93%) Scrum
3 83 (34.44%) TDD
4 53 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (21.58%) OO
6 48 (19.92%) MVC
7 47 (19.50%) SDLC
8 45 (18.67%) UML
9 43 (17.84%) SOA
10 41 (17.01%) BDD
11 38 (15.77%) Software Engineering
12 37 (15.35%) Open Source
13 32 (13.28%) DevOps
14 27 (11.20%) Refactoring
15 22 (9.13%) E-Commerce
16 21 (8.71%) High Availability
17 19 (7.88%) Automated Testing
17 19 (7.88%) Multithreading
18 18 (7.47%) OOA/OOD
18 18 (7.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (97.51%) Java
2 114 (47.30%) SQL
3 101 (41.91%) JavaScript
4 54 (22.41%) PL/SQL
5 33 (13.69%) Perl
6 27 (11.20%) Python
7 26 (10.79%) C#
8 25 (10.37%) Korn
8 25 (10.37%) Shell Script
9 23 (9.54%) XPath
10 17 (7.05%) C
11 16 (6.64%) Groovy
11 16 (6.64%) VB.NET
12 14 (5.81%) C++
13 9 (3.73%) Scala
14 5 (2.07%) Ruby
15 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.24%) Haskell
16 2 (0.83%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (13.69%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.64%) Degree
4 12 (4.98%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.39%) FATCA
2 8 (3.32%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.41%) EMIR
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (4.98%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) NDS
3 1 (0.41%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.90%) Puppet
2 3 (1.24%) Grafana
2 3 (1.24%) Kibana
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.41%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 143 (59.34%) Oracle
2 26 (10.79%) Solace
3 19 (7.88%) Red Hat
4 17 (7.05%) Sybase
5 16 (6.64%) BEA
5 16 (6.64%) MuleSoft
6 14 (5.81%) IBM
7 10 (4.15%) ATG
8 8 (3.32%) Google
9 5 (2.07%) Ab Initio
9 5 (2.07%) webMethods
10 4 (1.66%) Pega
10 4 (1.66%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.24%) Adobe
11 3 (1.24%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.24%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.24%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.24%) Kony
11 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.24%) Sun
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