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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 126 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £385
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -19.48%
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
766 665 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.95% 29.15% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 364 432
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (97.30%) HTML
2 36 (97.30%) CSS
2 36 (97.30%) Hibernate
3 34 (91.89%) Spring
3 34 (91.89%) SQL
4 33 (89.19%) Linux
5 32 (86.49%) JBoss
5 32 (86.49%) LDAP
5 32 (86.49%) PL/SQL
5 32 (86.49%) Web Development
5 32 (86.49%) JAAS
5 32 (86.49%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (86.49%) Relational Database
6 31 (83.78%) MySQL
6 31 (83.78%) Oracle
6 31 (83.78%) UNIX
6 31 (83.78%) XML
7 30 (81.08%) Mac OS X
8 29 (78.38%) MVC
8 29 (78.38%) Spring MVC
9 28 (75.68%) MariaDB
10 21 (56.76%) REST
11 18 (48.65%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (48.65%) TDD
11 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
12 16 (43.24%) Web Services
12 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
12 16 (43.24%) Web Design
13 15 (40.54%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 32 (86.49%) JBoss
2 15 (40.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) LDAP
2 15 (40.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (86.49%) Relational Database
2 31 (83.78%) MySQL
3 28 (75.68%) MariaDB
4 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
4 12 (32.43%) Neo4j
5 3 (8.11%) DTS
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Arquillian
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 35 (94.59%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Java Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Integration Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Junior
5 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) HTML
1 36 (97.30%) CSS
1 36 (97.30%) Hibernate
2 34 (91.89%) Spring
3 32 (86.49%) JAAS
4 31 (83.78%) XML
5 29 (78.38%) Spring MVC
6 21 (56.76%) REST
7 16 (43.24%) Web Services
8 14 (37.84%) Struts
8 14 (37.84%) Struts2
9 13 (35.14%) JAX-RPC
10 12 (32.43%) JAX-RS
11 5 (13.51%) SOAP
12 4 (10.81%) J2EE
12 4 (10.81%) jQuery
13 2 (5.41%) JSF
13 2 (5.41%) JSON
13 2 (5.41%) DOM
13 2 (5.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (86.49%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (35.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 31 (83.78%) UNIX
3 30 (81.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Web Development
2 29 (78.38%) MVC
3 18 (48.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 18 (48.65%) TDD
4 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
4 16 (43.24%) Web Design
5 14 (37.84%) Microservices
6 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.70%) AOP
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (91.89%) SQL
3 32 (86.49%) PL/SQL
4 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) ForgeRock