Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for EJB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EJB over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 85 102
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 +5
Contract jobs citing EJB 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.84% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 2.22% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 - £410
10th Percentile £363 - £380
90th Percentile £388 - £440
East of England median daily rate £375 £475 £480
% change year-on-year -21.05% -1.04% +47.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

EJB 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 377 315 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.31% 22.81% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 185 208
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £504
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EJB in Hertfordshire

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in Hertfordshire

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Watford +2 13 £375 -
EJB
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EJB.

1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
4 8 (61.54%) JSP
5 7 (53.85%) Servlets
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) Subversion
5 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) REST
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) JMS
7 5 (38.46%) SOAP
7 5 (38.46%) JUnit
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (38.46%) JDBC
7 5 (38.46%) RAD
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) XSD
7 5 (38.46%) XSLT
7 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 5 (38.46%) HPUX
7 5 (38.46%) Solaris
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Spring
7 5 (38.46%) JSON

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) MQSeries
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (7.69%) CMS
5 1 (7.69%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Log4j
2 5 (38.46%) Mockito
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Java Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) JSP
4 7 (53.85%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) Servlets
5 5 (38.46%) JDBC
5 5 (38.46%) JMS
5 5 (38.46%) JSON
5 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) XSD
5 5 (38.46%) XSLT
6 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) Spring Boot
6 4 (30.77%) Spring Security
7 3 (23.08%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) HPUX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) RAD
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Management
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) DNA
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) hybris
3 4 (30.77%) Talend
4 1 (7.69%) ATG
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Martini
4 1 (7.69%) Demandware
4 1 (7.69%) Elastic Path