The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
London / City of London
Rank 151 156 182
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26  
Contract jobs citing EJB 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.066% 0.061% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.19% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £333 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 - £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +16.47% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1061 1077 1519
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 34.99% 32.70% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 908 1213
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in the City of London

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EJB in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EJB in the City of London

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the City of London

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for EJB.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JDBC
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (20.00%) Spock
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JMS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) Akka
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (20.00%) Solace
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
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