Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 343 337
Rank change year-on-year +49 -6 +19
Contract jobs citing EJB 77 42 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.93% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 44
South East median daily rate £494 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.81% +10.77% -9.72%
10th Percentile £400 £398 £322
90th Percentile £613 £534 £500
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4592 4495 5143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.50% 26.85% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2839 2738 3321
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 129 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £50.08 £55.10 £51.35
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing EJB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for EJB in the South East

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in the South East

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for EJB in the South East

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the South East

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EJB within the South East 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
West Sussex +20 23 £500 +1.27% 2
Thames Valley -20 22 £535 +18.89%
Berkshire +15 14 £535 +9.74%
Hampshire +27 12 £400 - 1
Surrey -10 11 £500 -
East Sussex +8 8 £600 +41.18%
Buckinghamshire -29 8 £350 -4.11%
Sussex - 1 - -
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 South East region with a requirement for EJB.

1 74 (96.10%) Java
2 52 (67.53%) Spring
3 51 (66.23%) SQL
4 49 (63.64%) Web Services
5 47 (61.04%) WebLogic
6 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
7 42 (54.55%) Hibernate
8 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (53.25%) SOAP
9 40 (51.95%) CSS
9 40 (51.95%) HTML
10 37 (48.05%) REST
11 34 (44.16%) XML
12 33 (42.86%) Linux
12 33 (42.86%) Microservices
13 32 (41.56%) Oracle
14 30 (38.96%) JPA
15 29 (37.66%) J2EE
16 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
16 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (35.06%) HTML5
17 27 (35.06%) Unix
18 26 (33.77%) EJB 3.0
19 25 (32.47%) SOA
19 25 (32.47%) Maven
20 24 (31.17%) Eclipse
21 21 (27.27%) JBoss
21 21 (27.27%) DevOps
22 20 (25.97%) PL/SQL
23 19 (24.68%) JUnit

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 47 (61.04%) WebLogic
2 21 (27.27%) JBoss
3 17 (22.08%) Apache
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (18.18%) GlassFish
6 12 (15.58%) Liferay
7 7 (9.09%) Confluence
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
8 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
8 5 (6.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.90%) nginx
10 2 (2.60%) Apache TomEE
10 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.60%) Mule
10 2 (2.60%) Mule ESB
10 2 (2.60%) WildFly
11 1 (1.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Magento
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.60%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Google Analytics
2 5 (6.49%) Google Checkout
3 3 (3.90%) GitHub
3 3 (3.90%) SaaS
4 2 (2.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.60%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) HTTP
1 16 (20.78%) SSL
1 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.09%) Internet
3 5 (6.49%) Intranet
4 2 (2.60%) Extranet
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) SMS
5 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) MongoDB
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle Database
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.09%) MySQL
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.49%) Endeca
6 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.60%) Big Data
8 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (32.47%) Maven
3 24 (31.17%) Eclipse
4 19 (24.68%) JUnit
4 19 (24.68%) Selenium
5 17 (22.08%) IntelliJ
6 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 14 (18.18%) JIRA
7 13 (16.88%) Subversion
8 10 (12.99%) Ant
9 7 (9.09%) Hudson
10 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.90%) Gatling
11 3 (3.90%) Grunt
11 3 (3.90%) gulp
11 3 (3.90%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (3.90%) Sublime Text
12 2 (2.60%) FishEye
12 2 (2.60%) Gradle
12 2 (2.60%) JIRA Agile
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
1 5 (6.49%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Developer
2 48 (62.34%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Scala Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Architect
6 12 (15.58%) HTML Developer
6 12 (15.58%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Domain Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Digital Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Scala Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Agile Developer
12 2 (2.60%) Hybris Architect
12 2 (2.60%) SAP Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Architect
12 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (67.53%) Spring
2 49 (63.64%) Web Services
3 42 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 41 (53.25%) SOAP
5 40 (51.95%) CSS
5 40 (51.95%) HTML
6 37 (48.05%) REST
7 34 (44.16%) XML
8 30 (38.96%) JPA
9 29 (37.66%) J2EE
10 27 (35.06%) HTML5
11 26 (33.77%) EJB 3.0
12 19 (24.68%) JSON
13 18 (23.38%) jQuery
14 17 (22.08%) J2SE
14 17 (22.08%) Play Framework
15 16 (20.78%) Struts
16 15 (19.48%) JMS
16 15 (19.48%) JSF
17 14 (18.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (15.58%) User Experience
2 6 (7.79%) Web 2.0
3 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) HPUX
4 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) Microservices
3 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (32.47%) SOA
5 21 (27.27%) DevOps
6 18 (23.38%) Scrum
7 17 (22.08%) MVC
7 17 (22.08%) OO
8 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
8 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
9 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
10 11 (14.29%) OOD
11 10 (12.99%) TDD
11 10 (12.99%) Workflow
12 9 (11.69%) Web Development
13 8 (10.39%) Analytics
13 8 (10.39%) SDLC
13 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
14 7 (9.09%) B2B
14 7 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 74 (96.10%) Java
2 51 (66.23%) SQL
3 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.97%) PL/SQL
5 17 (22.08%) Scala
6 6 (7.79%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
7 5 (6.49%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) C
8 3 (3.90%) Groovy
8 3 (3.90%) Haskell
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
1 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Puppet
2 16 (20.78%) Grafana
2 16 (20.78%) Kibana
3 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) webMethods
3 15 (19.48%) HP
4 10 (12.99%) Google
5 7 (9.09%) hybris
5 7 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (7.79%) ATG
6 6 (7.79%) Demandware
6 6 (7.79%) Intershop
7 5 (6.49%) Coremetrics
7 5 (6.49%) PayPal
8 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.19%) MuleSoft
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco
10 2 (2.60%) SAP
11 1 (1.30%) Adobe