The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for EJB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 81 74
Rank change year-on-year +31 -7  
Contract jobs citing EJB 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.10% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £465 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +2.78% +26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EJB is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 221 270 261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 34.64% 29.44% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 210 182
Median daily rate £438 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 10
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% +28.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.78 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £32.50 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing EJB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for EJB in Cheshire

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in Cheshire

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in Cheshire

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Knutsford - 1 £475 - 2
EJB
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for EJB.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (91.67%) J2EE
3 20 (83.33%) SOAP
4 18 (75.00%) JIRA
4 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (62.50%) Finance
7 14 (58.33%) Scrum
7 14 (58.33%) jQuery
8 13 (54.17%) REST
8 13 (54.17%) IntelliJ
9 12 (50.00%) Spring
9 12 (50.00%) Struts
9 12 (50.00%) MySQL
9 12 (50.00%) Oracle
9 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (50.00%) JSP
9 12 (50.00%) Servlets
9 12 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
9 12 (50.00%) Ajax
10 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
10 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
10 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
10 11 (45.83%) Banking
11 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (41.67%) SQL
11 10 (41.67%) Client/Server
11 10 (41.67%) Hudson
11 10 (41.67%) Bitbucket

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (8.33%) JBoss
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (12.50%) JasperReports
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (75.00%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) IntelliJ
3 10 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (41.67%) Bitbucket
3 10 (41.67%) Hudson
4 7 (29.17%) Gradle
5 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (16.67%) JUnit
6 4 (16.67%) Mockito
6 4 (16.67%) MyEclipse
7 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (41.67%) J2EE Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) J2EE
2 20 (83.33%) SOAP
3 14 (58.33%) jQuery
4 13 (54.17%) REST
5 12 (50.00%) Ajax
5 12 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
5 12 (50.00%) JSP
5 12 (50.00%) Servlets
5 12 (50.00%) Spring
5 12 (50.00%) Struts
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) JSON
7 5 (20.83%) JSF
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 3 (12.50%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) JMS
9 2 (8.33%) JPA
9 2 (8.33%) Struts2
9 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (41.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) DataPower
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (45.83%) Data Protection
3 11 (45.83%) Waterfall
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) AOP
6 1 (4.17%) BPEL
6 1 (4.17%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) SOLID
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Chordiant
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Kony
2 1 (4.17%) Sybase
2 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £430 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago