The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 81 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing JPA 15 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.38% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 1.42% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Median daily rate £338 £331 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -30.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +2.73%
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
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
360 423 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.73% 26.99% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 265 201
Median daily rate £368 £310 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.54% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 14
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire 0 10 £338 +3.84%
Derbyshire - 5 £338 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JPA.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Spring
3 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
3 17 (85.00%) JUnit
4 13 (65.00%) Oracle
4 13 (65.00%) Web Services
5 11 (55.00%) JBoss
5 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) Java EE
6 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (40.00%) JSON
8 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) J2EE
9 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (35.00%) OO
9 7 (35.00%) MVC
10 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (30.00%) BladeLogic
10 6 (30.00%) JDBC
10 6 (30.00%) SOAP
10 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (30.00%) JBehave
10 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JUnit
2 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
3 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (30.00%) Cobertura
4 6 (30.00%) JBehave
5 5 (25.00%) Ant
5 5 (25.00%) Mockito
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (20.00%) Checkstyle
6 4 (20.00%) QUnit
6 4 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (10.00%) Gradle
7 2 (10.00%) JProfiler
7 2 (10.00%) Maven
8 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Spring
2 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
3 13 (65.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) Java EE
5 8 (40.00%) J2EE
5 8 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (30.00%) JDBC
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 5 (25.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) JavaFX
8 4 (20.00%) EJB
8 4 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (20.00%) JBoss Seam
8 4 (20.00%) JMS
8 4 (20.00%) JSTL
8 4 (20.00%) Struts
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (15.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (25.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 4 (20.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) OCMJD
1 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) Perforce
6 1 (5.00%) Endeca