The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 51 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.93% - 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% - 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
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
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
133 87 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.43% 33.21% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 60 84
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 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 5 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for JPA.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) JRules
2 6 (85.71%) FileNet
2 6 (85.71%) Kofax
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 6 (85.71%) Java SE
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Dojo
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Document Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) LiveCycle
2 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (85.71%) Confluence
1 6 (85.71%) FileNet
1 6 (85.71%) GeoServer
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) JBoss
1 6 (85.71%) LiveCycle
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Gliffy
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Ant
1 6 (85.71%) DbUnit
1 6 (85.71%) Eclipse
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Hudson
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) Spock
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSF
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Dojo
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 6 (85.71%) Java SE
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) JRules
2 6 (85.71%) JSTS
2 6 (85.71%) OpenLayers
2 6 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) UDDI
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (85.71%) Document Management
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe
1 6 (85.71%) ILOG
1 6 (85.71%) Kofax
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle