Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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 > North West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 203 210
Rank change year-on-year +30 +7 -36
Contract jobs citing EJB 30 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 1.73% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 12
North West median daily rate £475 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.41% +18.33%
10th Percentile £425 £348 £364
90th Percentile £522 £540 £525
England median daily rate £494 £475 £410
% change year-on-year +4.00% +15.85% -0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year -7.89% - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1818 1965 1712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.71% 25.57% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1354 1094
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £283 £263 £268
90th Percentile £500 £513 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 56 43
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +21.84%
10th Percentile £17.90 £19.40 £15.63
90th Percentile £49.25 £47.33 £46.07
England median hourly rate £40.75 £37.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% +1.37% +4.29%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EJB in the North West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the North West region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Cheshire +42 23 £475 +11.76% 3
Manchester -8 5 £488 -1.52% 3
Lancashire - 1 - -
EJB
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 North West region with a requirement for EJB.

1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 25 (83.33%) J2EE
3 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) JIRA
5 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (60.00%) Scrum
5 18 (60.00%) SOAP
5 18 (60.00%) JSP
6 16 (53.33%) Servlets
6 16 (53.33%) Oracle
7 15 (50.00%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) Struts
8 14 (46.67%) Spring
8 14 (46.67%) jQuery
9 13 (43.33%) Data Protection
9 13 (43.33%) Banking
9 13 (43.33%) Ajax
9 13 (43.33%) Waterfall
9 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
9 13 (43.33%) SQL
10 12 (40.00%) IntelliJ
10 12 (40.00%) REST
10 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (36.67%) Client/Server
12 10 (33.33%) MySQL
12 10 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (33.33%) Hudson
13 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
13 9 (30.00%) Bitbucket

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) DB2
4 3 (10.00%) JasperReports
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) JIRA
2 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 10 (33.33%) Hudson
5 9 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (30.00%) Bitbucket
5 9 (30.00%) Gradle
6 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 3 (10.00%) JUnit
7 3 (10.00%) Mockito
7 3 (10.00%) MyEclipse
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 24 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Pega Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) J2EE
2 18 (60.00%) JSP
2 18 (60.00%) SOAP
3 16 (53.33%) Servlets
4 14 (46.67%) jQuery
4 14 (46.67%) Spring
4 14 (46.67%) Struts
5 13 (43.33%) Ajax
6 12 (40.00%) REST
7 10 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) JMS
10 5 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (13.33%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) Java EE
12 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
12 3 (10.00%) JSF
13 2 (6.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (36.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) Data Protection
3 13 (43.33%) Waterfall
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) CMMI
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) RAD
7 1 (3.33%) RUP
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) OCMJD
1 1 (3.33%) OCPJP
1 1 (3.33%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (3.33%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Genesys
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
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