The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 492 507 505
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing JPA 121 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 73 55
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £321 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
JPA
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13924 13441 13271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.28% 27.29% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9980 9024 8932
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 185 166
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £17.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in England

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in England

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in England

JPA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

JPA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

JPA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 51 £438 +9.37% 12
Yorkshire +19 22 £450 +18.03% 1
South East -15 14 £500 +53.84% 3
East Midlands +11 11 £325 -1.88% 1
South West -15 9 £375 -6.25% 6
East of England 0 6 £450 +33.33% 2
North East -48 4 - - 1
West Midlands -19 1 - - 2
North West -21 1 - - 4
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 England region with a requirement for JPA.

1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 242 (87.68%) Spring
3 172 (62.32%) Hibernate
4 153 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (49.64%) Web Services
6 136 (49.28%) Oracle
7 133 (48.19%) JavaScript
8 113 (40.94%) Maven
9 112 (40.58%) XML
10 108 (39.13%) SQL
11 99 (35.87%) JUnit
12 90 (32.61%) TDD
13 88 (31.88%) CSS
13 88 (31.88%) SOAP
14 87 (31.52%) REST
15 83 (30.07%) HTML
16 77 (27.90%) Java EE
17 75 (27.17%) Jenkins
18 74 (26.81%) J2EE
19 68 (24.64%) MVC
20 65 (23.55%) Oracle Database
20 65 (23.55%) RESTful
21 62 (22.46%) JMS
22 60 (21.74%) Linux
23 59 (21.38%) WebLogic
24 57 (20.65%) JSON
25 55 (19.93%) Git (software)
25 55 (19.93%) Mockito
26 54 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
27 51 (18.48%) RabbitMQ

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 59 (21.38%) WebLogic
2 47 (17.03%) Tomcat
3 44 (15.94%) JBoss
4 24 (8.70%) Node.js
5 19 (6.88%) Apache
6 17 (6.16%) Mule
7 16 (5.80%) WebSphere
8 15 (5.43%) GlassFish
8 15 (5.43%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (3.99%) Oracle Application Server
10 10 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (3.26%) Mule ESB
12 8 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (2.90%) Liferay
12 8 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
14 4 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (1.09%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 9 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.17%) OpenText Process Suite
3 3 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.72%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.72%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.36%) Global One
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.45%) IaaS
3 4 (1.45%) PaaS
4 3 (1.09%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.09%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) Force.com
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.54%) HTTP
1 7 (2.54%) LDAP
2 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.09%) Firewall
4 2 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.36%) DVB
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.36%) SNMP
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.55%) Oracle Database
2 48 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 36 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 32 (11.59%) MySQL
5 30 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 26 (9.42%) NoSQL
7 24 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 23 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 17 (6.16%) CouchDB
10 14 (5.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (4.35%) Hazelcast
12 9 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (2.17%) DB2
15 4 (1.45%) Big Data
16 3 (1.09%) Infinispan
16 3 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
16 3 (1.09%) Redis
17 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
17 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 113 (40.94%) Maven
2 99 (35.87%) JUnit
3 75 (27.17%) Jenkins
4 55 (19.93%) Git (software)
4 55 (19.93%) Mockito
5 36 (13.04%) Subversion
6 34 (12.32%) Eclipse
7 28 (10.14%) JIRA
7 28 (10.14%) Selenium
8 25 (9.06%) Ant
9 18 (6.52%) Cucumber
9 18 (6.52%) Gradle
10 15 (5.43%) Hamcrest
11 13 (4.71%) SoapUI
12 11 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (3.99%) JProfiler
12 11 (3.99%) Toad
13 10 (3.62%) Hudson
14 9 (3.26%) CruiseControl
15 8 (2.90%) JMeter
General
1 50 (18.12%) Finance
2 24 (8.70%) Marketing
3 21 (7.61%) Banking
4 11 (3.99%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.26%) Electronics
5 9 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (0.72%) Automotive
9 2 (0.72%) Back Office
9 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.72%) French Language
9 2 (0.72%) Games
9 2 (0.72%) Law
9 2 (0.72%) Retail
10 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 248 (89.86%) Developer
2 235 (85.14%) Java Developer
3 68 (24.64%) Senior Developer
3 68 (24.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (6.52%) Architect
5 17 (6.16%) Integration Developer
6 12 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 12 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
6 12 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 11 (3.99%) Lead Developer
7 11 (3.99%) Node.js Developer
8 10 (3.62%) Agile Developer
8 10 (3.62%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (3.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 9 (3.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (3.26%) Software Architect
10 8 (2.90%) J2EE Developer
10 8 (2.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 7 (2.54%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (87.68%) Spring
2 172 (62.32%) Hibernate
3 137 (49.64%) Web Services
4 112 (40.58%) XML
5 88 (31.88%) CSS
5 88 (31.88%) SOAP
6 87 (31.52%) REST
7 83 (30.07%) HTML
8 77 (27.90%) Java EE
9 74 (26.81%) J2EE
10 65 (23.55%) RESTful
11 62 (22.46%) JMS
12 57 (20.65%) JSON
13 51 (18.48%) RabbitMQ
13 51 (18.48%) Spring Boot
14 48 (17.39%) AngularJS
14 48 (17.39%) Spring MVC
15 47 (17.03%) Apache Camel
16 46 (16.67%) jQuery
17 37 (13.41%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.61%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.17%) User Experience
4 5 (1.81%) Derivative
4 5 (1.81%) Equities
4 5 (1.81%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.45%) VLE
6 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.09%) Clustering
6 3 (1.09%) DataPower
6 3 (1.09%) Replication
7 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.72%) Life Science
7 2 (0.72%) Social Media
7 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.74%) Linux
2 30 (10.87%) Unix
3 24 (8.70%) Windows
4 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.09%) Solaris
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (55.43%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (32.61%) TDD
3 68 (24.64%) MVC
4 54 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (18.48%) OO
6 47 (17.03%) UML
7 39 (14.13%) BDD
8 32 (11.59%) Scrum
8 32 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 30 (10.87%) SDLC
10 27 (9.78%) Microservices
11 26 (9.42%) SOA
12 25 (9.06%) Web Development
13 24 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 21 (7.61%) DevOps
14 21 (7.61%) High Availability
14 21 (7.61%) Kanban
15 20 (7.25%) Open Source
16 18 (6.52%) Integration Testing
16 18 (6.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (48.19%) JavaScript
3 108 (39.13%) SQL
4 44 (15.94%) PL/SQL
5 17 (6.16%) ECMAScript
5 17 (6.16%) ES6
6 16 (5.80%) Python
7 15 (5.43%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.62%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.90%) Scala
10 7 (2.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (2.17%) Groovy
11 6 (2.17%) Jython
12 4 (1.45%) C
12 4 (1.45%) C++
12 4 (1.45%) PHP
12 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.45%) VB
13 3 (1.09%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (5.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.99%) Degree
3 10 (3.62%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.72%) CITP
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.36%) HND
6 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) BladeLogic
2 5 (1.81%) Control-M
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 136 (49.28%) Oracle
2 12 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.62%) SAP
4 9 (3.26%) IBM
5 8 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.90%) Talend
6 7 (2.54%) Adobe
6 7 (2.54%) Sybase
7 4 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.45%) Blackboard
7 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.09%) Endeca
8 3 (1.09%) F5
8 3 (1.09%) Google
8 3 (1.09%) Imperva
8 3 (1.09%) Sun
9 2 (0.72%) Axway
9 2 (0.72%) Informatica
9 2 (0.72%) Perforce
9 2 (0.72%) Siebel
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