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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 125 111 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Contract jobs citing JPA 26 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 0.34% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.82% 1.12% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate
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£444 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
921 716 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.93% 30.10% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 351 429
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 42 62
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.28 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.72 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +15 26 £444 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (94.12%) Hibernate
3 30 (88.24%) Spring
4 26 (76.47%) MVC
4 26 (76.47%) SQL
4 26 (76.47%) Spring MVC
5 25 (73.53%) Relational Database
5 25 (73.53%) HTML
6 24 (70.59%) XML
7 23 (67.65%) CSS
7 23 (67.65%) UNIX
7 23 (67.65%) Linux
7 23 (67.65%) LDAP
7 23 (67.65%) JAAS
8 22 (64.71%) Web Development
8 22 (64.71%) Mac OS X
8 22 (64.71%) PL/SQL
8 22 (64.71%) MySQL
9 21 (61.76%) Oracle
9 21 (61.76%) JBoss
9 21 (61.76%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (52.94%) MariaDB
11 14 (41.18%) TDD
12 12 (35.29%) REST
13 10 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (29.41%) WebLogic
14 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
14 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
15 8 (23.53%) J2EE
15 8 (23.53%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) LDAP
2 8 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) Relational Database
2 22 (64.71%) MySQL
3 18 (52.94%) MariaDB
4 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
5 2 (5.88%) DTS
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Maven
2 6 (17.65%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Ant
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (88.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) Hibernate
2 30 (88.24%) Spring
3 26 (76.47%) Spring MVC
4 25 (73.53%) HTML
5 24 (70.59%) XML
6 23 (67.65%) CSS
6 23 (67.65%) JAAS
7 12 (35.29%) REST
8 8 (23.53%) J2EE
9 7 (20.59%) Struts
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) Struts2
11 5 (14.71%) jQuery
11 5 (14.71%) JAX-RPC
12 4 (11.76%) JSF
12 4 (11.76%) Ajax
12 4 (11.76%) Dojo
12 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 4 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
13 3 (8.82%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) UNIX
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) MVC
2 22 (64.71%) Web Development
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
6 8 (23.53%) Web Design
6 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.94%) ERP
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 22 (64.71%) PL/SQL
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
1 21 (61.76%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) FatWire