Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 486 543
Rank change year-on-year -82 +57 +2
Contract jobs citing EJB 58 133 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.85% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 73 51
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £325
90th Percentile £655 £613 £571
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17269 15562 15183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.40% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 11655 11304
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for EJB in London

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in London

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EJB in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EJB in London

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in London

EJB
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -2 9 £500 -2.44% 3
South London - 4 £375 -
East London -5 1 £600 +20.00%
EJB
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for EJB.

1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (67.24%) J2EE
3 38 (65.52%) JSP
4 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (58.62%) Spring
6 27 (46.55%) SQL
7 25 (43.10%) HTML
7 25 (43.10%) Web Services
8 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
9 23 (39.66%) Servlets
9 23 (39.66%) Scrum
10 21 (36.21%) TDD
10 21 (36.21%) XML
10 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
10 21 (36.21%) REST
11 20 (34.48%) Linux
11 20 (34.48%) CSS
11 20 (34.48%) Maven
12 18 (31.03%) JBoss
13 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
14 16 (27.59%) Unix
14 16 (27.59%) JMS
14 16 (27.59%) JUnit
14 16 (27.59%) SOAP
14 16 (27.59%) Hibernate
14 16 (27.59%) MVC
15 15 (25.86%) Oracle
15 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
16 13 (22.41%) HTML5
16 13 (22.41%) Mockito

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (31.03%) JBoss
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.52%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.34%) Confluence
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 4 (6.90%) WildFly
6 3 (5.17%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.72%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (1.72%) Liferay
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) iPaaS
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) SMS
2 5 (8.62%) Internet
3 4 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.45%) LDAP
4 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) Intranet
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MySQL
1 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.90%) Snowflake Schema
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) DB2
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) Big Data
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.72%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Maven
2 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
3 16 (27.59%) JUnit
4 15 (25.86%) Jenkins
5 13 (22.41%) Mockito
6 10 (17.24%) Eclipse
6 10 (17.24%) JIRA
7 9 (15.52%) Spock
8 7 (12.07%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.90%) Subversion
9 4 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (5.17%) Bitbucket
10 3 (5.17%) EasyMock
10 3 (5.17%) Log4j
10 3 (5.17%) Selenium
11 2 (3.45%) Ant
12 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.72%) Gradle
12 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Investment Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 31 (53.45%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Hybris Developer
4 8 (13.79%) SAP Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Java Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Pega Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (67.24%) J2EE
2 38 (65.52%) JSP
3 34 (58.62%) Spring
4 25 (43.10%) HTML
4 25 (43.10%) Web Services
5 23 (39.66%) Servlets
6 21 (36.21%) REST
6 21 (36.21%) XML
7 20 (34.48%) CSS
8 16 (27.59%) Hibernate
8 16 (27.59%) JMS
8 16 (27.59%) SOAP
9 13 (22.41%) HTML5
10 12 (20.69%) Java EE
11 11 (18.97%) jQuery
12 10 (17.24%) JDBC
12 10 (17.24%) JPA
13 9 (15.52%) JSF
13 9 (15.52%) Struts
13 9 (15.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.62%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) DataPower
5 2 (3.45%) Life Science
5 2 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (3.45%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Unix
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.90%) HPUX
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Scrum
3 21 (36.21%) E-Commerce
3 21 (36.21%) TDD
4 16 (27.59%) MVC
5 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) Kanban
5 13 (22.41%) OO
6 11 (18.97%) B2B
6 11 (18.97%) OOD
7 8 (13.79%) ETL
7 8 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (10.34%) DevOps
8 6 (10.34%) Microservices
9 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.62%) Functional Programming
9 5 (8.62%) Refactoring
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Data Integration
10 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) Scala
4 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.62%) Clojure
5 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Korn
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) XPath
9 1 (1.72%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) COBOL
9 1 (1.72%) Python
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.17%) Ansible
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) hybris
2 9 (15.52%) SAP
3 8 (13.79%) IBM
4 6 (10.34%) Solace
5 5 (8.62%) Perforce
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.90%) ForgeRock
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) MuleSoft
6 4 (6.90%) Talend
7 3 (5.17%) ATG
7 3 (5.17%) Pega
8 2 (3.45%) Citrix
8 2 (3.45%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.45%) Demandware
8 2 (3.45%) F5
8 2 (3.45%) Intershop
9 1 (1.72%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Imperva