The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
London / City of London
Rank 151 144 188
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +44
Contract jobs citing JPA 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.28% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.89% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £625 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +12.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +3.12%
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1049 1009 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.40% 31.56% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 854 1258
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for JPA.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) Spring
3 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
4 16 (84.21%) JSON
4 16 (84.21%) REST
5 15 (78.95%) Finance
6 14 (73.68%) TDD
6 14 (73.68%) J2EE
6 14 (73.68%) JSP
6 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
7 13 (68.42%) Spring Boot
8 12 (63.16%) MVC
9 11 (57.89%) Banking
9 11 (57.89%) Web Services
10 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (47.37%) JMS
11 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
11 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
12 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (42.11%) Build Forge
12 8 (42.11%) Mockito
12 8 (42.11%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (42.11%) Inversion of Control
12 8 (42.11%) Hudson
12 8 (42.11%) TIBCO
12 8 (42.11%) JUnit
12 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
12 8 (42.11%) .NET
12 8 (42.11%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (31.58%) Mule
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Build Forge
2 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
2 8 (42.11%) Hudson
2 8 (42.11%) JUnit
2 8 (42.11%) Mockito
3 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 7 (36.84%) Maven
4 6 (31.58%) EasyMock
4 6 (31.58%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 2 (10.53%) Advertising
5 2 (10.53%) Games
6 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
1 17 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Core Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Commodities Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
3 16 (84.21%) JSON
3 16 (84.21%) REST
4 14 (73.68%) J2EE
4 14 (73.68%) JSP
5 13 (68.42%) Spring Boot
6 11 (57.89%) Web Services
7 9 (47.37%) JMS
8 8 (42.11%) .NET
8 8 (42.11%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (36.84%) Java EE
9 7 (36.84%) JAXB
9 7 (36.84%) XML
10 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
10 6 (31.58%) CSS
10 6 (31.58%) HTML
10 6 (31.58%) SOAP
10 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Structures
1 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Multithreading
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (42.11%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (42.11%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (31.58%) BDD
6 6 (31.58%) Concurrent Programming
6 6 (31.58%) Microservices
6 6 (31.58%) OO
6 6 (31.58%) UML
6 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) TIBCO
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
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