The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 79 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing JPA 16 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.83% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.89% 4.76% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 18
Median daily rate £350 £550 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +27.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £650 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
327 252 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.12% 17.46% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 135 237
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 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 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JPA.

1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 40 (90.91%) JBoss
3 38 (86.36%) Hibernate
4 32 (72.73%) Oracle
5 31 (70.45%) JSF
6 30 (68.18%) SOA
7 25 (56.82%) Drools
8 23 (52.27%) Java EE
9 21 (47.73%) Use Case
10 19 (43.18%) UML
10 19 (43.18%) RichFaces
11 18 (40.91%) Apache CXF
11 18 (40.91%) Web Services
11 18 (40.91%) OO
11 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
11 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
12 17 (38.64%) Logical Data Model
13 16 (36.36%) Eclipse
13 16 (36.36%) SOAP
13 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (34.09%) Maven
14 15 (34.09%) Subversion
15 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
16 13 (29.55%) Wireframes
16 13 (29.55%) Spring
16 13 (29.55%) jBPM
16 13 (29.55%) BPMN
17 12 (27.27%) XML
17 12 (27.27%) HTML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (90.91%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.09%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) Confluence
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) Captiva
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 15 (34.09%) Maven
2 15 (34.09%) Subversion
3 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (18.18%) JUnit
5 5 (11.36%) Cobertura
5 5 (11.36%) JBehave
6 3 (6.82%) JIRA
6 3 (6.82%) Mockito
6 3 (6.82%) NetBeans
7 2 (4.55%) Bower
7 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.55%) Gradle
8 1 (2.27%) Hudson
8 1 (2.27%) JProfiler
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
1 23 (52.27%) Java Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Architect
3 18 (40.91%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Java Architect
5 7 (15.91%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Java Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (4.55%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) Hibernate
2 31 (70.45%) JSF
3 25 (56.82%) Drools
4 23 (52.27%) Java EE
5 19 (43.18%) RichFaces
6 18 (40.91%) Apache CXF
6 18 (40.91%) Web Services
7 16 (36.36%) SOAP
8 13 (29.55%) jBPM
8 13 (29.55%) Spring
9 12 (27.27%) HTML
9 12 (27.27%) XML
10 9 (20.45%) XSLT
11 7 (15.91%) JDBC
12 5 (11.36%) CSS
12 5 (11.36%) JMS
12 5 (11.36%) JSON
12 5 (11.36%) XSD
13 4 (9.09%) JSP
13 4 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) SOA
2 21 (47.73%) Use Case
3 19 (43.18%) UML
4 18 (40.91%) Data Modelling
4 18 (40.91%) OO
5 17 (38.64%) Logical Data Model
6 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (29.55%) BPMN
8 13 (29.55%) Wireframes
9 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (22.73%) Open Source
10 10 (22.73%) Open Source Development
10 10 (22.73%) Scrum
10 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.45%) TDD
12 8 (18.18%) Coaching
13 7 (15.91%) BDD
14 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (11.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) AspectJ
5 2 (4.55%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Avaya
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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