The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
JPA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 200 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.69% 24.24% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 145 107
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JPA across the Birmingham region.

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

JPA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JPA 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JPA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) React

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle