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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 0.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

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
89 130 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.67% 33.08% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 113 79
Median daily rate £400 £328 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -27.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £285 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (100.00%) iPad

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript