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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 75 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing JPA 12 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.82% 1.51% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 5.46% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
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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
254 348 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.42% 27.58% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 205 85
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) UML
4 9 (56.25%) SOA
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Use Case
5 7 (43.75%) Apache CXF
5 7 (43.75%) JBoss
5 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) JSF
6 6 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (31.25%) JSP
7 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Drools
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
9 3 (18.75%) MyBatis
9 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 3 (18.75%) JAAS
9 3 (18.75%) Subversion
9 3 (18.75%) NetBeans
9 3 (18.75%) Maven
9 3 (18.75%) Java EE
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) NetBeans
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
3 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (43.75%) Apache CXF
3 6 (37.50%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
5 4 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Drools
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) MyBatis
6 3 (18.75%) JAAS
6 3 (18.75%) Java EE
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) Struts
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) UML
2 9 (56.25%) SOA
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Use Case
3 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 6 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) BPMN
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
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