The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EJB 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.08% - 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Median daily rate £500 - £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +16.47% +2.40%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 224 144 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.43% 28.97% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 114 105
Median daily rate £438 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.52% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £49.50 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in Oxfordshire

EJB
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £500 -
EJB
South East

EJB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for EJB.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Mockito
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) GitHub
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) BPEL

EJB
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Mockito
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) BPEL
3 4 (57.14%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Content Enrichment
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript