The table below looks at the statistics for EJB 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 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
Rank 468 509 365
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -144
Contract jobs citing EJB 130 84 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.56% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 45 112
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.28%
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
14908 14984 12930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.07% 27.65% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9842 9913 8138
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 193 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.04 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

EJB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EJB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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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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 +26 118 £410 +0.49% 22
London +24 56 £413 -0.84% 11
South East -3 27 £405 +52.83% 2
City of London +10 14 £444 -11.25% 2
Hampshire +11 12 £373 -
Southampton 0 11 £375 -
East of England +12 10 £375 +41.50% 1
Scotland 0 10 £290 -10.76% 7
Glasgow - 8 £290 -
South West +15 7 £473 +35.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 7 £473 -
Berkshire +14 6 £450 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -3 5 £410 +54.71% 4
Hertfordshire -5 5 £375 +15.38%
Oxfordshire -11 5 £410 - 1
Bedfordshire +8 4 £375 +41.50%
Watford -1 4 - -
North West -13 4 £500 - 1
Manchester -6 3 £500 - 1
Reading - 3 £375 -
Luton - 3 £375 -
Edinburgh -2 2 £338 +3.84% 7
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £475 +79.24%
West Sussex - 2 £483 -
Worthing - 2 £483 -
Milton Keynes -1 1 £500 +88.67%
Oxford - 1 £388 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £450 -
County Antrim - 1 - - 1
Belfast - 1 - - 1

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EJB 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.

1 223 (93.70%) Java
2 143 (60.08%) J2EE
3 139 (58.40%) Web Services
4 133 (55.88%) Oracle
5 126 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (39.92%) SQL
7 93 (39.08%) XML
8 87 (36.55%) JBoss
9 85 (35.71%) JSP
10 79 (33.19%) HTML
11 77 (32.35%) JavaScript
11 77 (32.35%) Linux
12 75 (31.51%) Servlets
13 74 (31.09%) JMS
14 72 (30.25%) Scrum
15 71 (29.83%) Hibernate
15 71 (29.83%) Spring
16 70 (29.41%) WebLogic
17 68 (28.57%) TDD
18 65 (27.31%) JUnit
19 60 (25.21%) Subversion
20 54 (22.69%) Ant
20 54 (22.69%) UNIX
20 54 (22.69%) Relational Database
21 53 (22.27%) Security Cleared
21 53 (22.27%) CSS
22 47 (19.75%) Eclipse
22 47 (19.75%) WebSphere
22 47 (19.75%) Oracle Database
23 45 (18.91%) JIRA

EJB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EJB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (36.55%) JBoss
2 70 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 47 (19.75%) WebSphere
4 31 (13.03%) Tomcat
4 31 (13.03%) Confluence
5 27 (11.34%) Apache
6 21 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (4.62%) GlassFish
8 10 (4.20%) MQSeries
9 7 (2.94%) JCAPS
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (2.52%) Documentum
10 6 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.68%) Commerce Server
11 4 (1.68%) Mule
11 4 (1.68%) Mule ESB
12 3 (1.26%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (2.10%) Tridion
5 1 (0.42%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.20%) Amazon S3
2 10 (4.20%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (1.26%) GitHub
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.13%) Internet
2 17 (7.14%) AMQP
3 13 (5.46%) HTTP
4 11 (4.62%) Intranet
5 10 (4.20%) SSL
6 9 (3.78%) Firewall
7 8 (3.36%) Extranet
8 1 (0.42%) DMZ
8 1 (0.42%) Broadband
8 1 (0.42%) LAN
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
8 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) IPsec
8 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.69%) Relational Database
2 47 (19.75%) Oracle Database
3 43 (18.07%) SQL Server
4 27 (11.34%) DB2
5 25 (10.50%) MongoDB
6 23 (9.66%) NoSQL
7 22 (9.24%) Big Data
7 22 (9.24%) RDBMS
7 22 (9.24%) MySQL
8 21 (8.82%) Hadoop
9 14 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (4.62%) Oracle Database 12c
10 11 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (2.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 7 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 65 (27.31%) JUnit
2 60 (25.21%) Subversion
3 54 (22.69%) Ant
4 47 (19.75%) Eclipse
5 45 (18.91%) JIRA
6 41 (17.23%) Maven
7 31 (13.03%) Cucumber
8 21 (8.82%) Jenkins
9 17 (7.14%) Mercurial
9 17 (7.14%) Gradle
9 17 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 15 (6.30%) Hudson
11 13 (5.46%) Git (software)
12 11 (4.62%) Artifactory
13 9 (3.78%) Mockito
13 9 (3.78%) Eclipse RCP
14 8 (3.36%) Selenium
15 7 (2.94%) Toad
16 6 (2.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
17 5 (2.10%) Log4j
General
1 27 (11.34%) Finance
2 13 (5.46%) Banking
3 11 (4.62%) Retail
4 8 (3.36%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.26%) Advertising
5 3 (1.26%) Front Office
6 2 (0.84%) Back Office
6 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Legal
6 2 (0.84%) Publishing
6 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.84%) iGaming
7 1 (0.42%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.42%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 173 (72.69%) Developer
2 131 (55.04%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 20 (8.40%) Architect
4 20 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (6.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (4.62%) Analyst
7 9 (3.78%) SQL Developer
7 9 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (2.94%) Web Support Analyst
8 7 (2.94%) Web Analyst
8 7 (2.94%) Applications Developer
8 7 (2.94%) Support Analyst
8 7 (2.94%) Administrator
8 7 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 6 (2.52%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (2.52%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (2.10%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.10%) Java Architect
10 5 (2.10%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (60.08%) J2EE
2 139 (58.40%) Web Services
3 93 (39.08%) XML
4 85 (35.71%) JSP
5 79 (33.19%) HTML
6 75 (31.51%) Servlets
7 74 (31.09%) JMS
8 71 (29.83%) Hibernate
8 71 (29.83%) Spring
9 53 (22.27%) CSS
10 44 (18.49%) Java EE
11 43 (18.07%) EJB 3.0
12 39 (16.39%) SOAP
13 36 (15.13%) Struts
14 35 (14.71%) JSF
15 34 (14.29%) JDBC
16 33 (13.87%) JSON
17 32 (13.45%) JPA
18 30 (12.61%) Ajax
19 29 (12.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.20%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.10%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.68%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.26%) Clustering
9 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.42%) VUI
10 1 (0.42%) iSeries
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Wiki
10 1 (0.42%) PMI
10 1 (0.42%) Equities
10 1 (0.42%) IVR
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (32.35%) Linux
2 54 (22.69%) UNIX
3 32 (13.45%) Windows
4 23 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.52%) Solaris
6 5 (2.10%) HPUX
7 3 (1.26%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (30.25%) Scrum
3 68 (28.57%) TDD
4 42 (17.65%) SDLC
5 40 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (16.39%) UML
7 38 (15.97%) Open Source
8 36 (15.13%) Software Engineering
9 35 (14.71%) OO
10 34 (14.29%) SOA
10 34 (14.29%) MVC
11 30 (12.61%) E-Commerce
12 24 (10.08%) Unit Testing
13 20 (8.40%) Software Delivery
13 20 (8.40%) Configuration Management
14 17 (7.14%) MapReduce
14 17 (7.14%) RUP
14 17 (7.14%) OOP
14 17 (7.14%) Data Modelling
15 16 (6.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (93.70%) Java
2 95 (39.92%) SQL
3 77 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.87%) Python
5 29 (12.18%) PL/SQL
6 17 (7.14%) XPath
7 15 (6.30%) C
7 15 (6.30%) C#
8 13 (5.46%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.46%) Perl
9 11 (4.62%) PHP
10 10 (4.20%) VBA
11 7 (2.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (2.94%) C++
12 6 (2.52%) Clojure
13 5 (2.10%) Ruby
14 3 (1.26%) R
14 3 (1.26%) Groovy
14 3 (1.26%) Scala
15 1 (0.42%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 53 (22.27%) Security Cleared
2 44 (18.49%) DV Cleared
3 21 (8.82%) Degree
4 13 (5.46%) Sun Certification
5 12 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.10%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.84%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.84%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.62%) Varnish
2 3 (1.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (7.14%) Vagrant
1 17 (7.14%) Puppet
2 9 (3.78%) yum
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 133 (55.88%) Oracle
2 30 (12.61%) Sybase
3 26 (10.92%) Red Hat
4 18 (7.56%) Atlassian
5 13 (5.46%) IBM
6 11 (4.62%) TIBCO
6 11 (4.62%) Sun
7 9 (3.78%) hybris
8 6 (2.52%) Remedy
8 6 (2.52%) ATG
8 6 (2.52%) Endeca
9 5 (2.10%) Elastic Path
9 5 (2.10%) Blue Martini
9 5 (2.10%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.68%) Pega
11 3 (1.26%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.26%) Google
11 3 (1.26%) webMethods
11 3 (1.26%) OpenText
12 2 (0.84%) SAP
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