Period
to 21 April 2018

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 6 months to 21 April 2018 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
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 759 834
Rank change year-on-year -30 +75 -29
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 68 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.073% 0.056% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.18% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 39 9
England median daily rate £425 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £303
90th Percentile £485 £563 £469
UK median daily rate £425 £500 £350
% change year-on-year -15.00% +42.86% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -

EJB 3.0 is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30,648 27,132 28,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.07% 31.84% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,792 18,805 19,952
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 341 440
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.81% +10.71%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £52.50 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +1.23% +4.52% +10.71%

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 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 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +31 64 £425 -16.67% 1
London -50 2 £500 +14.94%
East Midlands +1 1 - - 1
Midlands -10 1 - - 3
East of England -10 1 - - 1
EJB 3.0
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EJB 3.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for EJB 3.0.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
1 68 (100.00%) EJB
2 65 (95.59%) JPA
3 58 (85.29%) Web Services
4 42 (61.76%) Oracle
5 41 (60.29%) RESTful
6 40 (58.82%) JAX-RS
7 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database
7 39 (57.35%) PL/SQL
7 39 (57.35%) SQL
7 39 (57.35%) Linux
7 39 (57.35%) JAXB
8 35 (51.47%) HP
8 35 (51.47%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (51.47%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (51.47%) Liferay
8 35 (51.47%) GlassFish
8 35 (51.47%) Unit Testing
8 35 (51.47%) HP ALM
9 33 (48.53%) Ehcache
10 31 (45.59%) Spring
11 30 (44.12%) Hibernate
12 29 (42.65%) SOAP
12 29 (42.65%) Test Automation
13 27 (39.71%) Jenkins
14 26 (38.24%) Selenium
14 26 (38.24%) Java 8
15 25 (36.76%) REST
16 24 (35.29%) JMS

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 35 (51.47%) GlassFish
1 35 (51.47%) Liferay
2 23 (33.82%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.76%) Confluence
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.94%) IIS
6 2 (2.94%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database
1 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 35 (51.47%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (39.71%) Jenkins
2 26 (38.24%) Selenium
3 12 (17.65%) Subversion
4 10 (14.71%) JIRA
5 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
5 9 (13.24%) Maven
6 7 (10.29%) Gradle
7 4 (5.88%) Ant
7 4 (5.88%) JUnit
7 4 (5.88%) Mockito
7 4 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.47%) Hudson
9 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.47%) JMeter
9 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.47%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (2.94%) Banking
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 64 (94.12%) Developer
1 64 (94.12%) Java Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (13.24%) JSP Developer
4 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 1 (1.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (1.47%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (1.47%) Java Engineer
4 1 (1.47%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (1.47%) Lead Developer
4 1 (1.47%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (1.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (1.47%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) EJB
2 65 (95.59%) JPA
3 58 (85.29%) Web Services
4 41 (60.29%) RESTful
5 40 (58.82%) JAX-RS
6 39 (57.35%) JAXB
7 33 (48.53%) Ehcache
8 31 (45.59%) Spring
9 30 (44.12%) Hibernate
10 29 (42.65%) SOAP
11 25 (36.76%) REST
12 24 (35.29%) JMS
13 23 (33.82%) EclipseLink
13 23 (33.82%) JSP
13 23 (33.82%) XML
13 23 (33.82%) XSD
13 23 (33.82%) XSLT
14 22 (32.35%) Struts
15 21 (30.88%) Spring Boot
16 7 (10.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (51.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Unix
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) Debian
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Unit Testing
2 29 (42.65%) Test Automation
3 23 (33.82%) Microservices
3 23 (33.82%) MVC
3 23 (33.82%) SOA
4 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
6 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.88%) SDLC
7 4 (5.88%) Workflow
8 3 (4.41%) Coaching
8 3 (4.41%) DevOps
8 3 (4.41%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (4.41%) Validation
9 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.94%) Kanban
9 2 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (57.35%) PL/SQL
2 39 (57.35%) SQL
3 26 (38.24%) Java 8
4 8 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (51.47%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.94%) Ansible
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Oracle
2 35 (51.47%) HP
3 7 (10.29%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) Atlassian