The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.82% 4.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
JPA
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 32 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.85% 32.00% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 46
Average daily rate £550 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing JPA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JPA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JTA
2 2 (66.67%) AOP
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Mockito
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) JMX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing JPA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) jMock
1 2 (66.67%) Mockito
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JMX
2 2 (66.67%) JTA
3 1 (33.33%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) AOP
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle