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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 57 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing JPA 36 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.53% 0.15% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.45% 0.74% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 5
Average daily rate £500 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 - £400
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
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
381 270 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.74% 20.06% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 150 138
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 41 (95.35%) JSF
2 38 (88.37%) Java
3 37 (86.05%) JBoss
3 37 (86.05%) Apache CXF
4 36 (83.72%) UML
5 35 (81.40%) SOA
5 35 (81.40%) Oracle
5 35 (81.40%) Use Case
6 34 (79.07%) Hibernate
7 33 (76.74%) OO
8 31 (72.09%) Data Modelling
9 30 (69.77%) BPMN
10 27 (62.79%) Logical Data Model
11 25 (58.14%) Drools
12 24 (55.81%) RichFaces
13 21 (48.84%) Relational Database
14 18 (41.86%) Oracle BPM
15 9 (20.93%) Web Services
16 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
17 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
17 5 (11.63%) Process Management
17 5 (11.63%) Workflow
17 5 (11.63%) OOA/OOD
17 5 (11.63%) Apache
17 5 (11.63%) Apache OpenJPA
18 4 (9.30%) Project Governance
18 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
18 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
18 4 (9.30%) User Stories

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 37 (86.05%) JBoss
2 5 (11.63%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) Confluence
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) Captiva
5 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) JUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) Mockito
2 3 (6.98%) NetBeans
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) JProfiler
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Architect
2 28 (65.12%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Java Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Java Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Applications Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Lead Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SOA Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) UML Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Java Applications Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 1 (2.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (95.35%) JSF
2 37 (86.05%) Apache CXF
3 34 (79.07%) Hibernate
4 25 (58.14%) Drools
5 24 (55.81%) RichFaces
6 9 (20.93%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) Apache OpenJPA
8 4 (9.30%) Java EE
8 4 (9.30%) JSP
8 4 (9.30%) Spring
9 3 (6.98%) CSS
9 3 (6.98%) JSTL
9 3 (6.98%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (6.98%) Servlets
9 3 (6.98%) Spring MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Spring Security
9 3 (6.98%) STL
10 2 (4.65%) REST
11 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
11 1 (2.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) UML
2 35 (81.40%) SOA
2 35 (81.40%) Use Case
3 33 (76.74%) OO
4 31 (72.09%) Data Modelling
5 30 (69.77%) BPMN
6 27 (62.79%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (11.63%) Process Management
8 5 (11.63%) Workflow
9 4 (9.30%) Content Management
9 4 (9.30%) CRM
9 4 (9.30%) Data Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Document Management
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Project Governance
9 4 (9.30%) User Stories
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Avaya
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) hybris
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
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