The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £360 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.45%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 26 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.64% 9.89% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 21 31
Average daily rate £300 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JPA
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 14 (87.50%) Spring Web Flow
4 13 (81.25%) Maven
4 13 (81.25%) Apache Ivy
4 13 (81.25%) SOAP
4 13 (81.25%) Ant
5 12 (75.00%) Struts
5 12 (75.00%) Scrum
5 12 (75.00%) MVC
5 12 (75.00%) Java EE
6 10 (62.50%) UML
6 10 (62.50%) JUnit
7 9 (56.25%) J2EE
7 9 (56.25%) JMS
7 9 (56.25%) Mobile Commerce
7 9 (56.25%) Degree
7 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
7 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
8 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (37.50%) Banking
10 4 (25.00%) SQL
11 2 (12.50%) HTML
11 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (12.50%) CSS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Maven
1 13 (81.25%) Apache Ivy
1 13 (81.25%) Ant
2 10 (62.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 8 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 8 (50.00%) Java Team Leader
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
3 14 (87.50%) Spring Web Flow
4 13 (81.25%) SOAP
5 12 (75.00%) Struts
5 12 (75.00%) Java EE
6 9 (56.25%) J2EE
6 9 (56.25%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 8 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (37.50%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Scrum
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) UML
3 9 (56.25%) Mobile Commerce
3 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle