The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 129 117 135
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Contract jobs citing JPA 19 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 5
Average daily rate
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£448 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
- +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
946 721 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.16% 30.32% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 377 467
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.46% +14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.23 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.26 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the East of England region.

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 16 £448 -
Suffolk - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (91.67%) Hibernate
3 20 (83.33%) Spring
4 16 (66.67%) Spring MVC
4 16 (66.67%) MVC
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 15 (62.50%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 14 (58.33%) XML
7 13 (54.17%) CSS
7 13 (54.17%) UNIX
7 13 (54.17%) Linux
7 13 (54.17%) LDAP
7 13 (54.17%) Mac OS X
7 13 (54.17%) JAAS
7 13 (54.17%) TDD
8 12 (50.00%) Web Development
8 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (50.00%) MySQL
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle
9 11 (45.83%) JBoss
9 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (37.50%) WebLogic
11 8 (33.33%) J2EE
11 8 (33.33%) MariaDB
11 8 (33.33%) REST
12 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
12 7 (29.17%) Maven
13 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (25.00%) JUnit

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) LDAP
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 12 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (33.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) JUnit
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Ant
4 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 20 (83.33%) Spring
3 16 (66.67%) Spring MVC
4 15 (62.50%) HTML
5 14 (58.33%) XML
6 13 (54.17%) CSS
6 13 (54.17%) JAAS
7 8 (33.33%) J2EE
7 8 (33.33%) REST
8 6 (25.00%) Struts
8 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Struts2
10 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.67%) Dojo
10 4 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
10 4 (16.67%) JSF
10 4 (16.67%) Ajax
11 2 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) UNIX
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
1 13 (54.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 12 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
1 11 (45.83%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) FatWire