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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 521 512 543
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Contract jobs citing EJB 125 133 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.88% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 84 44
Median daily rate £478 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £302 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £283
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +41.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -

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
14885 15129 14682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 27.02% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10556 9949 9761
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 212 183
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 +7 118 £480 +17.07% 22
London +6 55 £500 +21.21% 7
South East -6 21 £475 +15.85% 3
South West +2 14 £550 +16.40% 2
Gloucestershire +5 13 £550 +16.40% 2
North West +4 8 £325 -35.00% 5
Oxfordshire +11 7 £475 +15.85%
Manchester -5 7 £325 -35.00% 4
Berkshire -7 7 £550 +22.22%
City of London +35 6 £400 -9.85%
Oxford +7 6 £475 +22.58%
East Midlands +11 5 £420 +2.43% 2
Hertfordshire +11 5 £550 +46.66% 1
East of England +4 5 £550 +46.66% 1
West Midlands - 5 £470 - 1
Newbury - 5 £575 -
Watford +7 4 £550 - 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £420 -
Hampshire -7 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £330 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 3 - - 1
Farnborough - 3 - -
North East - 3 - - 1
Shropshire - 3 £449 -
Sunderland - 3 - - 1
Wales - 3 - -
Edinburgh -5 2 - - 1
Reading -8 2 £400 +6.66%
Scotland -28 2 - - 2
South Wales - 2 - -

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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.

1 253 (97.68%) Java
2 163 (62.93%) J2EE
3 154 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (49.81%) Oracle
5 118 (45.56%) Web Services
5 118 (45.56%) XML
6 113 (43.63%) JavaScript
7 112 (43.24%) SQL
8 104 (40.15%) HTML
9 100 (38.61%) JBoss
10 95 (36.68%) WebLogic
11 93 (35.91%) Spring
12 89 (34.36%) JMS
13 79 (30.50%) CSS
14 74 (28.57%) Hibernate
14 74 (28.57%) Scrum
15 70 (27.03%) JSP
16 69 (26.64%) SOAP
17 64 (24.71%) TDD
18 60 (23.17%) WebSphere
19 58 (22.39%) Unix
20 57 (22.01%) JSF
21 54 (20.85%) Linux
21 54 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
22 52 (20.08%) Oracle Database
23 51 (19.69%) Maven
24 50 (19.31%) Struts
25 48 (18.53%) PL/SQL
25 48 (18.53%) Eclipse
25 48 (18.53%) Security Cleared

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
1 100 (38.61%) JBoss
2 95 (36.68%) WebLogic
3 60 (23.17%) WebSphere
4 35 (13.51%) Apache
5 30 (11.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (10.42%) Tomcat
7 19 (7.34%) Confluence
8 18 (6.95%) GlassFish
9 11 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (3.09%) CICS
11 7 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.54%) IIS
13 3 (1.16%) FileNet
13 3 (1.16%) LiveCycle
13 3 (1.16%) Mule
13 3 (1.16%) Mule ESB
13 3 (1.16%) Node.js
13 3 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
1 4 (1.54%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.25%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (3.09%) OpenText Process Suite
3 5 (1.93%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.77%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.77%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.47%) Amazon S3
3 9 (3.47%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.32%) SaaS
6 4 (1.54%) Lucidchart
7 3 (1.16%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.77%) PaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.39%) GitHub
9 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.18%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.63%) Internet
2 12 (4.63%) SSL
3 11 (4.25%) HTTP
4 5 (1.93%) AMQP
5 4 (1.54%) Firewall
6 2 (0.77%) FTP
6 2 (0.77%) LDAP
7 1 (0.39%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.39%) Intranet
7 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.08%) Oracle Database
2 35 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 27 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (8.88%) SQL Server
5 22 (8.49%) MySQL
6 18 (6.95%) DB2
7 17 (6.56%) MongoDB
8 16 (6.18%) Neo4j
9 15 (5.79%) OrientDB
10 12 (4.63%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.93%) Big Data
13 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
14 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
14 3 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (1.16%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.77%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 51 (19.69%) Maven
2 48 (18.53%) Eclipse
3 46 (17.76%) JUnit
4 40 (15.44%) JIRA
5 39 (15.06%) Jenkins
5 39 (15.06%) Subversion
6 38 (14.67%) Ant
7 34 (13.13%) Git (software)
8 21 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (7.34%) Selenium
10 16 (6.18%) Bitbucket
10 16 (6.18%) Toad
11 13 (5.02%) Cucumber
12 11 (4.25%) IntelliJ
13 10 (3.86%) Eclipse RCP
14 9 (3.47%) ClearCase
15 8 (3.09%) JIRA Agile
15 8 (3.09%) Rational Application Developer
15 8 (3.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 5 (1.93%) Hudson
General
1 41 (15.83%) Finance
2 14 (5.41%) Retail
3 10 (3.86%) Banking
4 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.54%) Back Office
5 4 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.54%) Marketing
5 4 (1.54%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.16%) French Language
6 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 160 (61.78%) Developer
2 122 (47.10%) Java Developer
3 31 (11.97%) Architect
4 26 (10.04%) Software Engineer
5 18 (6.95%) Scrum Master
6 16 (6.18%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.18%) Software Developer
7 13 (5.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (4.63%) J2EE Developer
9 11 (4.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 11 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.86%) Agile Developer
10 10 (3.86%) Agile Java Developer
10 10 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.47%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 9 (3.47%) WebSphere Architect
12 8 (3.09%) Designer
12 8 (3.09%) Domain Architect
12 8 (3.09%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
12 8 (3.09%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (62.93%) J2EE
2 118 (45.56%) Web Services
2 118 (45.56%) XML
3 104 (40.15%) HTML
4 93 (35.91%) Spring
5 89 (34.36%) JMS
6 79 (30.50%) CSS
7 74 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 70 (27.03%) JSP
9 69 (26.64%) SOAP
10 57 (22.01%) JSF
11 50 (19.31%) Struts
12 48 (18.53%) Java EE
13 43 (16.60%) REST
14 42 (16.22%) JPA
15 38 (14.67%) HTML5
16 33 (12.74%) Ajax
17 31 (11.97%) Servlets
18 30 (11.58%) EJB 3.0
18 30 (11.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (6.18%) Web 2.0
3 15 (5.79%) Wiki
4 14 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
4 14 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.47%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.47%) Mainframe
5 9 (3.47%) User Experience
6 8 (3.09%) IVR
6 8 (3.09%) PMI
7 7 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.16%) DataPower
9 3 (1.16%) VUI
10 2 (0.77%) Equities
10 2 (0.77%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.39%) Ergonomics
11 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.39%) Unix
2 54 (20.85%) Linux
3 21 (8.11%) Windows
4 11 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.16%) Solaris
6 3 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.57%) Scrum
3 64 (24.71%) TDD
4 54 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (17.37%) OO
6 43 (16.60%) BDD
6 43 (16.60%) SOA
7 39 (15.06%) Web Development
8 38 (14.67%) Software Engineering
8 38 (14.67%) UML
9 37 (14.29%) DevOps
10 35 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 31 (11.97%) OOD
12 28 (10.81%) SDLC
13 27 (10.42%) Waterfall
14 24 (9.27%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (9.27%) Open Source
15 19 (7.34%) Migration
16 16 (6.18%) Project Management
16 16 (6.18%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 253 (97.68%) Java
2 113 (43.63%) JavaScript
3 112 (43.24%) SQL
4 48 (18.53%) PL/SQL
5 28 (10.81%) Scala
6 25 (9.65%) Ruby
7 21 (8.11%) C
7 21 (8.11%) Python
8 13 (5.02%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 11 (4.25%) C#
9 11 (4.25%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.86%) PHP
11 9 (3.47%) Perl
12 8 (3.09%) Assembly Language
12 8 (3.09%) COBOL
12 8 (3.09%) Jython
13 7 (2.70%) C++
13 7 (2.70%) Haskell
14 4 (1.54%) VB
15 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (18.53%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.04%) DV Cleared
3 23 (8.88%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.41%) Degree
5 13 (5.02%) Sun Certification
6 8 (3.09%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.16%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.77%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.77%) PhD
10 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.63%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.77%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (4.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (5.79%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) Ansible
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) Grafana
3 1 (0.39%) Kibana
3 1 (0.39%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 129 (49.81%) Oracle
2 24 (9.27%) ATG
3 22 (8.49%) hybris
4 21 (8.11%) IBM
5 20 (7.72%) Sybase
6 18 (6.95%) Google
7 15 (5.79%) Adobe
7 15 (5.79%) Atlassian
8 13 (5.02%) Red Hat
9 12 (4.63%) Sun
10 11 (4.25%) Percussion
10 11 (4.25%) webMethods
11 8 (3.09%) Ab Initio
11 8 (3.09%) Chordiant
12 7 (2.70%) SAP
13 6 (2.32%) Microsoft
13 6 (2.32%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.93%) BEA
15 4 (1.54%) Splunk
16 3 (1.16%) F5
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