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 23 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 156 189
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33  
Contract jobs citing EJB 8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.68% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £413 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -7.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 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 1250 1176 1729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.88% 34.75% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1007 1404
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 12
Median hourly rate £24.86 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.30% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £20.00 £187.50
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 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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for EJB.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
3 8 (80.00%) Struts
3 8 (80.00%) Spring
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (50.00%) JUnit
6 5 (50.00%) Scrum
7 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (40.00%) HTML
7 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
7 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (30.00%) REST
8 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (30.00%) JAX-WS
8 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (30.00%) QA
8 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
8 3 (30.00%) Swing

EJB
Co-occurring 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 (10.00%) Apache TomEE
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Mockito
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Front Office
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JSP
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
3 8 (80.00%) Spring
3 8 (80.00%) Struts
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
6 3 (30.00%) JAX-RPC
6 3 (30.00%) JAX-WS
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Swing
6 3 (30.00%) XML Schema
7 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (20.00%) JDBC
8 1 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
8 1 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Solace
2 1 (10.00%) StreamBase