The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for EJB 3.0 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EJB 3.0 over the 3 months to 28 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 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 601 611
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10  
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 9 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% 0.13% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £319 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £511 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £465
% change year-on-year +2.10% -10.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EJB 3.0 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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13914 14379 14025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.08% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37601 39969 35323
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 501 637
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.22 £16.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £48.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

EJB 3.0
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EJB 3.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EJB 3.0 in England

EJB 3.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB 3.0 in England

EJB 3.0
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EJB 3.0 in England

EJB 3.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB 3.0 in England

EJB 3.0
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB 3.0 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East +30 5 £500 +25.00%
Midlands +17 3 £425 +1.19% 2
East Midlands -10 3 £425 +1.19% 1
South West - 1 £400 -
EJB 3.0
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EJB 3.0 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 England region with a requirement for EJB 3.0.

1 46 (100.00%) Java
1 46 (100.00%) EJB
2 41 (89.13%) Oracle
3 38 (82.61%) REST
4 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database
6 32 (69.57%) SOAP
7 31 (67.39%) Hibernate
7 31 (67.39%) JPA
8 30 (65.22%) JIRA
9 29 (63.04%) Scrum
9 29 (63.04%) Web Services
9 29 (63.04%) Git (software)
10 28 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (58.70%) SDLC
12 25 (54.35%) Spring
13 24 (52.17%) XML
13 24 (52.17%) XSD
13 24 (52.17%) XSLT
13 24 (52.17%) SQL
14 22 (47.83%) J2EE
14 22 (47.83%) PL/SQL
15 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
16 19 (41.30%) JMS
16 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
16 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 12c
17 18 (39.13%) MySQL
18 17 (36.96%) Maven

EJB 3.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
2 16 (34.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (30.43%) Confluence
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (17.39%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database
1 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 12c
3 18 (39.13%) MySQL
4 15 (32.61%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.52%) JasperReports
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) JIRA
2 29 (63.04%) Git (software)
3 17 (36.96%) Maven
3 17 (36.96%) Subversion
4 16 (34.78%) JUnit
5 15 (32.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (32.61%) Hudson
6 12 (26.09%) Eclipse
7 10 (21.74%) Bitbucket
8 9 (19.57%) Mockito
8 9 (19.57%) MyEclipse
9 6 (13.04%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Banking
2 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 43 (93.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.09%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Digital Developer
6 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) J2EE Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) XML Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SOA Developer
9 2 (4.35%) WebLogic Developer
10 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) EJB
2 38 (82.61%) REST
3 32 (69.57%) SOAP
4 31 (67.39%) Hibernate
4 31 (67.39%) JPA
5 29 (63.04%) Web Services
6 25 (54.35%) Spring
7 24 (52.17%) XML
7 24 (52.17%) XSD
7 24 (52.17%) XSLT
8 22 (47.83%) J2EE
9 19 (41.30%) JMS
10 17 (36.96%) EclipseLink
11 14 (30.43%) Oracle ADF
12 12 (26.09%) HTML
12 12 (26.09%) JSF
13 7 (15.22%) JAXB
13 7 (15.22%) PrimeFaces
14 4 (8.70%) Java EE
15 3 (6.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) Scrum
3 28 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (58.70%) SDLC
5 17 (36.96%) Workflow
6 16 (34.78%) SOA
7 10 (21.74%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (15.22%) Process Improvement
8 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.87%) MVC
10 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Coaching
11 3 (6.52%) DevOps
11 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.52%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Validation
12 2 (4.35%) Mobile Development
12 2 (4.35%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (52.17%) SQL
3 22 (47.83%) PL/SQL
4 20 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.22%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat