The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for EJB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EJB over the 3 months to 30 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 (EJB)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 91 90
Contract jobs citing EJB 0 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.21% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 -

EJB 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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 469 497 389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 35.42% 27.66% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 325 243
Median daily rate £375 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £291 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing EJB 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 in Manchester

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for EJB.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Dojo
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
2 1 (33.33%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase