Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 800 783 850
Rank change year-on-year -17 +67 -15
Contract jobs citing EJB 3.0 53 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.050% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 20
England median daily rate £480 £494 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.18% -9.57%
10th Percentile £400 £409 £312
90th Percentile £563 £563 £513
UK median daily rate £480 £500 £420
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
England median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 32,629 28,501 29,644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.33% 32.49% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,190 19,764 20,963
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £295
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 365 373
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £15.25 £15.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.26 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.84% +7.36% +2.74%

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 6 months to 20 July 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 0 38 £438 -14.34% 2
South West +9 8 £525 -
London -48 3 - -
Midlands -14 2 - - 2
North West -20 2 £375 -21.05%
North of England -28 2 £375 -21.05%
East Midlands -1 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
EJB 3.0
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 53 (100.00%) Java
1 53 (100.00%) EJB
2 49 (92.45%) JPA
3 40 (75.47%) Web Services
4 34 (64.15%) Hibernate
5 33 (62.26%) Oracle
6 27 (50.94%) JAXB
6 27 (50.94%) Spring
7 25 (47.17%) XML
7 25 (47.17%) XSD
7 25 (47.17%) XSLT
7 25 (47.17%) REST
8 22 (41.51%) Jenkins
8 22 (41.51%) RESTful
9 21 (39.62%) Oracle Database
9 21 (39.62%) SOAP
9 21 (39.62%) SQL
9 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (37.74%) Scrum
10 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 20 (37.74%) JAX-RS
11 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
11 19 (35.85%) Selenium
11 19 (35.85%) PL/SQL
12 18 (33.96%) Linux
12 18 (33.96%) Java 8
13 17 (32.08%) Struts
13 17 (32.08%) JMS
13 17 (32.08%) SOA
14 16 (30.19%) WebLogic

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 16 (30.19%) WebLogic
2 15 (28.30%) GlassFish
2 15 (28.30%) Liferay
3 9 (16.98%) JBoss
4 4 (7.55%) Confluence
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) PaaS
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (39.62%) Oracle Database
2 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Jenkins
2 19 (35.85%) Selenium
3 14 (26.42%) JUnit
3 14 (26.42%) Maven
4 9 (16.98%) Subversion
5 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
5 8 (15.09%) Rational Team Concert
6 7 (13.21%) JIRA
7 4 (7.55%) Ant
7 4 (7.55%) Gradle
7 4 (7.55%) Mockito
7 4 (7.55%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
1 50 (94.34%) Java Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Java Developer
3 9 (16.98%) JSP Developer
4 2 (3.77%) Architect
4 2 (3.77%) OSS Developer
4 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms Developer
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 1 (1.89%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (1.89%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (1.89%) Java Engineer
5 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
5 1 (1.89%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) EJB
2 49 (92.45%) JPA
3 40 (75.47%) Web Services
4 34 (64.15%) Hibernate
5 27 (50.94%) JAXB
5 27 (50.94%) Spring
6 25 (47.17%) REST
6 25 (47.17%) XML
6 25 (47.17%) XSD
6 25 (47.17%) XSLT
7 22 (41.51%) RESTful
8 21 (39.62%) SOAP
9 20 (37.74%) JAX-RS
10 17 (32.08%) JMS
10 17 (32.08%) Struts
11 16 (30.19%) EclipseLink
12 15 (28.30%) JSP
13 14 (26.42%) Ehcache
13 14 (26.42%) Spring Boot
14 11 (20.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Debian
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) Scrum
3 19 (35.85%) Test Automation
4 17 (32.08%) SOA
5 16 (30.19%) MVC
6 15 (28.30%) Unit Testing
7 14 (26.42%) SDLC
8 13 (24.53%) Microservices
9 12 (22.64%) Workflow
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (15.09%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.09%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.55%) DevOps
11 4 (7.55%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.66%) UML
13 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.77%) Load Testing
13 2 (3.77%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (39.62%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) PL/SQL
4 18 (33.96%) Java 8
5 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
6 8 (15.09%) C
7 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Oracle
2 15 (28.30%) HP
3 4 (7.55%) IBM