The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.39% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
JPA
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 82 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.33% 27.70% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 58 34
Average daily rate £350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.15%
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 Cardiff

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) REST
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) JSF
5 6 (46.15%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) XSD
6 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Ant
6 5 (38.46%) JUnit
6 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
6 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (38.46%) FileNet
6 5 (38.46%) JBoss
6 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Adobe
6 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
1 5 (38.46%) FileNet
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
1 5 (38.46%) JBoss
1 5 (38.46%) LiveCycle
1 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Ant
2 5 (38.46%) DbUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Hudson
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Spock
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
2 12 (92.31%) REST
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) JSF
4 6 (46.15%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 5 (38.46%) Dojo
5 5 (38.46%) Hibernate
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) Java SE
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) JRules
5 5 (38.46%) XSD
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
7 1 (7.69%) EJB
7 1 (7.69%) UDDI
7 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (38.46%) Document Management
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) BPEL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
2 5 (38.46%) Adobe
2 5 (38.46%) ILOG
2 5 (38.46%) Kofax
2 5 (38.46%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle