Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 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 West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 184 204
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing EJB 23 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 1.22% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 18
South West median daily rate £447 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.73% +10.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £413 £458 £413
90th Percentile £518 £620 £590
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1455 1560 1801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.77% 27.34% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 1142 1260
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 92
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.63 £30.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.88 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

EJB
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for EJB in the South West

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EJB in the South West

EJB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EJB in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EJB in the South West

EJB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EJB in the South West

EJB
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Devon - 13 £447 -
Bristol - 5 £425 - 1
Gloucestershire +3 3 £500 -9.09%
Somerset - 2 - -
EJB
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for EJB.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Git (software)
2 20 (86.96%) Jenkins
3 19 (82.61%) XML
4 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
5 16 (69.57%) Linux
6 15 (65.22%) DB2
6 15 (65.22%) Struts
6 15 (65.22%) Subversion
6 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
6 15 (65.22%) Test Automation
7 14 (60.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (60.87%) Java EE
8 13 (56.52%) IBM
8 13 (56.52%) JBoss
8 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
8 13 (56.52%) CentOS
8 13 (56.52%) Continuous Deployment
9 10 (43.48%) Web Services
10 8 (34.78%) HTML
10 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
11 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
12 6 (26.09%) CSS
12 6 (26.09%) JSP
12 6 (26.09%) SOAP
12 6 (26.09%) Maven
12 6 (26.09%) REST
13 5 (21.74%) JIRA
13 5 (21.74%) Microservices

EJB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 15 (65.22%) WebSphere
2 13 (56.52%) JBoss
2 13 (56.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) Confluence
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) DB2
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Git (software)
1 20 (86.96%) Jenkins
2 15 (65.22%) Subversion
3 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
4 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 5 (21.74%) Ant
5 5 (21.74%) JIRA
6 4 (17.39%) JUnit
7 3 (13.04%) Gradle
7 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
8 2 (8.70%) Apache Buildr
8 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
8 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
8 2 (8.70%) jMock
8 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
9 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
1 19 (82.61%) Java Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Architect
2 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) XML
2 15 (65.22%) Struts
3 14 (60.87%) Java EE
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) JSP
6 6 (26.09%) REST
6 6 (26.09%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) J2EE
7 4 (17.39%) JAX-RS
7 4 (17.39%) JMS
7 4 (17.39%) Spring
8 3 (13.04%) CSS3
8 3 (13.04%) DHTML
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) JAX-WS
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) RIA
1 2 (8.70%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (56.52%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
6 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (56.52%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (21.74%) Microservices
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) ATG
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat