Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 5 December 2019 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 > North West
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 206 181
Contract jobs citing EJB 0 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.44% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 16
North West median daily rate - £430 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.93% -5.80%
England median daily rate £450 £525 £480
% change year-on-year -14.29% +9.38% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,472 2,061 1,794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.30% 34.29% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,039 1,431 1,233
North West median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £292
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 44
North West median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £18.38 £11.52 £18.83
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.00 £51.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing EJB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for EJB in the North West

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in the North West

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the North West