The first table below looks at the demand for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 18 April 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 City of London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 178 188 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Contract jobs citing JPA 32 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.51% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 4
Average daily rate £550 £463 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £408 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JPA
London

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 37 (97.37%) Java
2 36 (94.74%) Hibernate
2 36 (94.74%) Spring
3 29 (76.32%) Finance
4 28 (73.68%) Web Services
5 25 (65.79%) Java EE
6 24 (63.16%) Maven
7 23 (60.53%) SQL
8 20 (52.63%) JUnit
8 20 (52.63%) JMS
9 19 (50.00%) SOAP
9 19 (50.00%) J2EE
9 19 (50.00%) Scrum
9 19 (50.00%) Banking
10 18 (47.37%) MVC
11 16 (42.11%) Struts
11 16 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
12 15 (39.47%) Ant
13 14 (36.84%) Oracle
13 14 (36.84%) Apache Ivy
14 13 (34.21%) UML
15 10 (26.32%) Investment Banking
16 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
17 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
18 7 (18.42%) OO
18 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
19 6 (15.79%) Fixed Income
19 6 (15.79%) Apache
19 6 (15.79%) HTML
19 6 (15.79%) Spring Integration

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) AquaLogic
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.63%) Jetty
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) Liferay
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.63%) Documentum
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) OLAP
2 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.63%) VoltDB
5 1 (2.63%) Riak
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Maven
2 20 (52.63%) JUnit
3 15 (39.47%) Ant
4 14 (36.84%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (10.53%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.63%) Hudson
7 1 (2.63%) Mockito
7 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Banking
3 10 (26.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Back Office
5 2 (5.26%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 31 (81.58%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Designer
8 1 (2.63%) SOA Developer
8 1 (2.63%) SOA Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) Hibernate
1 36 (94.74%) Spring
2 28 (73.68%) Web Services
3 25 (65.79%) Java EE
4 20 (52.63%) JMS
5 19 (50.00%) SOAP
5 19 (50.00%) J2EE
6 16 (42.11%) Struts
6 16 (42.11%) Spring Web Flow
7 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) Spring Integration
8 5 (13.16%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
9 4 (10.53%) JSP
9 4 (10.53%) JAX-RS
9 4 (10.53%) Apache CXF
10 3 (7.89%) REST
10 3 (7.89%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) JAXB
11 2 (5.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.79%) Fixed Income
3 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Scrum
2 18 (47.37%) MVC
3 13 (34.21%) UML
4 7 (18.42%) OO
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
6 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.63%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) Wealth Management
9 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Korn
4 3 (7.89%) Bourne shell
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
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Connectus
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