The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 89 99
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Contract jobs citing EJB 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.35% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +1.81%  
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 East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 473 371 435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.16% 23.94% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 235 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
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 East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in the East Midlands

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the East Midlands

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Derbyshire - 4 £425 -
Northamptonshire -2 1 £450 +7.14%
EJB
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for EJB.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) Struts
5 9 (50.00%) JSP
5 9 (50.00%) Hudson
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
7 7 (38.89%) JIRA
8 6 (33.33%) Ajax
8 6 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) JPA
8 6 (33.33%) Servlets
8 6 (33.33%) JBoss
8 6 (33.33%) Web Services
8 6 (33.33%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) MySQL
9 5 (27.78%) JUnit
9 5 (27.78%) Apache
9 5 (27.78%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) Banking
9 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) DB2
5 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Hudson
2 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 7 (38.89%) JIRA
4 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (27.78%) JUnit
4 5 (27.78%) Mockito
4 5 (27.78%) MyEclipse
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
7 1 (5.56%) Gradle
7 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (61.11%) J2EE Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (94.44%) Spring
3 11 (61.11%) Hibernate
4 9 (50.00%) JSP
4 9 (50.00%) Struts
5 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (33.33%) JPA
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) Servlets
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (27.78%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) J2SE
7 4 (22.22%) RESTful
7 4 (22.22%) RichFaces
8 3 (16.67%) AWT
8 3 (16.67%) JDBC
8 3 (16.67%) SOAP
8 3 (16.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) RAD
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) AOP
6 1 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) RUP
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Chordiant
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Kony
2 1 (5.56%) Sybase