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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 120 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing JPA 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.079% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.27% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £450 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £380 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
642 746 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.73% 29.29% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 446 372
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 4 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £368 -
Suffolk +7 1 £360 -15.29% 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 12 (85.71%) Maven
3 12 (85.71%) MVC
3 12 (85.71%) REST
4 11 (78.57%) SQL
5 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (71.43%) HTML
5 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 10 (71.43%) jQuery
6 9 (64.29%) TDD
7 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (57.14%) JUnit
7 8 (57.14%) XML
7 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
7 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
8 7 (50.00%) Mockito
8 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (50.00%) Mercurial
8 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (42.86%) HTML5
10 5 (35.71%) Open Source
10 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
10 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
10 5 (35.71%) CSS
10 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
10 5 (35.71%) Struts
10 5 (35.71%) Web Services
10 5 (35.71%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) GlassFish
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) Impala
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Maven
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) JUnit
3 7 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 7 (50.00%) Mockito
4 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) Ant
5 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (28.57%) IntelliJ
5 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 4 (28.57%) WebStorm
6 1 (7.14%) Gradle
6 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) REST
3 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
6 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Struts
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) Java SE
7 4 (28.57%) JSR 170
7 4 (28.57%) SAML
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) TopLink
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVC
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
6 4 (28.57%) B2C
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) BPMN
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) CRM
6 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management
6 4 (28.57%) Information Security
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) AOP
7 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Groovy
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle