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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 127 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing JPA 3 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.96% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Median daily rate - £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 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
607 764 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.14% 27.77% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 426 479
Median daily rate £375 £385 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 33
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +7.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Essex -1 3 - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 of England region with a requirement for JPA.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) Maven
4 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) REST
5 6 (60.00%) Linux
5 6 (60.00%) Struts
5 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 6 (60.00%) Ajax
6 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 5 (50.00%) Ant
6 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (50.00%) Unix
6 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
6 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (40.00%) User Stories
7 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (40.00%) User Experience
7 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (40.00%) EclipseLink
7 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (10.00%) Impala
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (20.00%) Mockito
5 2 (20.00%) WebStorm
6 1 (10.00%) Gradle
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) LoadUI
6 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) Struts
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (40.00%) EclipseLink
5 4 (40.00%) Ext JS
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
5 4 (40.00%) JSR 170
5 4 (40.00%) OSGi
5 4 (40.00%) TopLink
5 4 (40.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) B2C
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Information Management
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) BPMN
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Groovy
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Rally