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 29 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.

Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0 (EJB 3.0)
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 618 584
Rank change year-on-year +78 -34  
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 37 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.016% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.057% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 8
Median daily rate £500 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £325 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +56.92% -7.14%  
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 13230 14037 13127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.70% 28.26% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9187 9869 8617
Median daily rate £425 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 210 170
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

EJB 3.0
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing EJB 3.0 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 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 29 March 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 29 March 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
North West +40 12 £475 +46.15% 2
South East +25 9 £512 +41.10%
South West - 7 £525 -
East of England - 4 £488 -
East Midlands - 2 £425 -
London +29 1 - - 3
EJB 3.0
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 51 (100.00%) Java
1 51 (100.00%) EJB
2 42 (82.35%) Oracle
3 39 (76.47%) REST
4 33 (64.71%) SOAP
4 33 (64.71%) Hibernate
5 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (60.78%) Web Services
7 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database
7 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 29 (56.86%) JPA
8 29 (56.86%) Scrum
9 28 (54.90%) XML
9 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
10 27 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (52.94%) SDLC
11 26 (50.98%) Spring
12 25 (49.02%) JIRA
13 24 (47.06%) XSD
13 24 (47.06%) XSLT
14 22 (43.14%) SQL
14 22 (43.14%) J2EE
15 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
16 19 (37.25%) PL/SQL
16 19 (37.25%) JMS
17 18 (35.29%) JUnit
17 18 (35.29%) WebLogic
17 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
17 18 (35.29%) Subversion
17 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c

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 18 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (23.53%) Confluence
3 12 (23.53%) JBoss
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database
1 30 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (31.37%) MySQL
4 12 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.88%) DB2
6 3 (5.88%) JasperReports
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Git (software)
2 25 (49.02%) JIRA
3 18 (35.29%) JUnit
3 18 (35.29%) Subversion
4 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
4 16 (31.37%) Maven
5 13 (25.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (23.53%) Hudson
7 10 (19.61%) Bitbucket
8 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
8 6 (11.76%) Mockito
8 6 (11.76%) MyEclipse
9 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.96%) Ant
10 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.96%) git-flow
10 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (98.04%) Developer
2 47 (92.16%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) J2EE Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Digital Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SOA Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.92%) XML Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Games Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) EJB
2 39 (76.47%) REST
3 33 (64.71%) Hibernate
3 33 (64.71%) SOAP
4 31 (60.78%) Web Services
5 29 (56.86%) JPA
6 28 (54.90%) XML
7 26 (50.98%) Spring
8 24 (47.06%) XSD
8 24 (47.06%) XSLT
9 22 (43.14%) J2EE
10 19 (37.25%) JMS
11 15 (29.41%) EclipseLink
11 15 (29.41%) HTML
12 14 (27.45%) JSF
13 12 (23.53%) Oracle ADF
14 10 (19.61%) JAXB
15 9 (17.65%) PrimeFaces
16 8 (15.69%) jQuery
17 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) Scrum
3 27 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (52.94%) SDLC
4 16 (31.37%) Workflow
5 14 (27.45%) SOA
6 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 9 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 7 (13.73%) Process Improvement
7 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.88%) MVC
8 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Coaching
9 2 (3.92%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.92%) OpenUP
9 2 (3.92%) Validation
10 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) PL/SQL
5 9 (17.65%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase