The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 67 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 16 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 0.27% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
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
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
334 196 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.42% 17.69% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 77 49
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
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 Edinburgh

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (90.00%) JBoss
3 35 (87.50%) JSF
4 31 (77.50%) Hibernate
5 28 (70.00%) SOA
5 28 (70.00%) Apache CXF
6 27 (67.50%) Web Services
7 21 (52.50%) RichFaces
8 20 (50.00%) Oracle
8 20 (50.00%) OO
9 19 (47.50%) Use Case
10 18 (45.00%) UML
11 17 (42.50%) Oracle BPM
12 16 (40.00%) Scrum
13 15 (37.50%) Data Modelling
14 12 (30.00%) Java EE
15 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
16 10 (25.00%) OSGi
17 5 (12.50%) SOAP
18 4 (10.00%) Workflow
18 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 3 (7.50%) J2EE
19 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
19 3 (7.50%) JAAS
19 3 (7.50%) Open Source
19 3 (7.50%) REST
20 2 (5.00%) EJB
20 2 (5.00%) Spring
20 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
21 1 (2.50%) C

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (2.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Architect
2 20 (50.00%) Java Architect
3 16 (40.00%) Designer
4 13 (32.50%) Applications Architect
5 11 (27.50%) Java Applications Architect
6 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 10 (25.00%) Developer
6 10 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (20.00%) Junior
7 8 (20.00%) Junior Java Architect
7 8 (20.00%) Junior Architect
8 5 (12.50%) Junior Designer
8 5 (12.50%) Senior Architect
8 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Architect
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Junior Java Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) JSF
2 31 (77.50%) Hibernate
3 28 (70.00%) Apache CXF
4 27 (67.50%) Web Services
5 21 (52.50%) RichFaces
6 12 (30.00%) Java EE
7 10 (25.00%) OSGi
8 5 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) JAAS
9 3 (7.50%) J2EE
10 2 (5.00%) EJB
10 2 (5.00%) Spring
11 1 (2.50%) Apache OpenJPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) SOA
2 20 (50.00%) OO
3 19 (47.50%) Use Case
4 18 (45.00%) UML
5 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 15 (37.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) C
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) JBoss
2 20 (50.00%) Oracle
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