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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 501 552 505
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -47
Contract jobs citing JPA 117 85 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.56% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 68
Median daily rate £400 £411 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
15257 15166 14319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 28.88% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10613 10596 9505
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 261 156
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +21 47 £425 -10.52% 16
South East -3 17 £400 +4.23% 3
South West +26 14 £415 +3.75% 4
East Midlands -5 10 £394 -12.50% 8
North West - 8 £400 - 6
East of England +10 6 £388 +10.71% 5
North East - 5 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £450 - 4
West Midlands -15 4 £513 +64.00% 3
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 239 (97.55%) Java
2 199 (81.22%) Spring
3 177 (72.24%) Hibernate
4 140 (57.14%) Web Services
5 126 (51.43%) JavaScript
6 122 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (41.63%) REST
8 96 (39.18%) Git (software)
8 96 (39.18%) Oracle
9 94 (38.37%) TDD
10 90 (36.73%) Jenkins
11 89 (36.33%) JUnit
12 85 (34.69%) SQL
13 84 (34.29%) XML
13 84 (34.29%) Java EE
14 81 (33.06%) JSON
15 79 (32.24%) Maven
16 77 (31.43%) SOAP
17 76 (31.02%) Linux
18 74 (30.20%) AngularJS
19 71 (28.98%) OO
20 70 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
21 62 (25.31%) CSS
22 61 (24.90%) SQL Server
23 60 (24.49%) HTML
24 59 (24.08%) JBoss
25 57 (23.27%) MVC
26 56 (22.86%) RESTful
27 52 (21.22%) RabbitMQ
27 52 (21.22%) Subversion

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 (24.08%) JBoss
2 41 (16.73%) Tomcat
3 30 (12.24%) WebLogic
4 29 (11.84%) WebSphere
5 20 (8.16%) Apache
6 14 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (3.27%) Mule
7 8 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (2.86%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.86%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.04%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.63%) GemFire
10 4 (1.63%) Jetty
10 4 (1.63%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.63%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.04%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.67%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.22%) Force.com
5 3 (1.22%) IaaS
5 3 (1.22%) PaaS
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.08%) HTTP
2 9 (3.67%) LDAP
3 3 (1.22%) SNMP
4 2 (0.82%) DVB
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.41%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) Intranet
5 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.41%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (24.90%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.37%) MongoDB
2 45 (18.37%) MySQL
3 40 (16.33%) Oracle Database
4 34 (13.88%) Relational Database
5 28 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (8.57%) RDBMS
7 16 (6.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (6.53%) NoSQL
8 14 (5.71%) DB2
9 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (4.49%) CouchDB
10 11 (4.49%) Hazelcast
11 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.04%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.63%) Infinispan
14 3 (1.22%) Big Data
14 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 96 (39.18%) Git (software)
2 90 (36.73%) Jenkins
3 89 (36.33%) JUnit
4 79 (32.24%) Maven
5 52 (21.22%) Subversion
6 43 (17.55%) Eclipse
7 35 (14.29%) Gradle
8 31 (12.65%) Mockito
9 26 (10.61%) JIRA
10 24 (9.80%) IntelliJ
11 20 (8.16%) JProfiler
12 16 (6.53%) Mercurial
12 16 (6.53%) SonarQube
13 13 (5.31%) Hudson
14 12 (4.90%) Selenium
15 11 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (4.08%) Cucumber
16 10 (4.08%) Gerrit
16 10 (4.08%) GitLab
17 9 (3.67%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (15.51%) Finance
2 18 (7.35%) Banking
3 15 (6.12%) Marketing
4 7 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.04%) Electronics
7 4 (1.63%) Retail
8 3 (1.22%) Law
9 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.82%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 219 (89.39%) Developer
2 185 (75.51%) Java Developer
3 40 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 40 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (6.94%) Agile Developer
4 17 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (5.71%) Architect
6 13 (5.31%) Integration Developer
6 13 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (4.08%) Angular Developer
8 9 (3.67%) Java Architect
8 9 (3.67%) Node.js Developer
8 9 (3.67%) SQL Developer
9 8 (3.27%) J2EE Developer
9 8 (3.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (2.86%) Scala Developer
11 6 (2.45%) Java Web Developer
11 6 (2.45%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (2.04%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (81.22%) Spring
2 177 (72.24%) Hibernate
3 140 (57.14%) Web Services
4 102 (41.63%) REST
5 84 (34.29%) Java EE
5 84 (34.29%) XML
6 81 (33.06%) JSON
7 77 (31.43%) SOAP
8 74 (30.20%) AngularJS
9 62 (25.31%) CSS
10 60 (24.49%) HTML
11 56 (22.86%) RESTful
12 52 (21.22%) RabbitMQ
13 50 (20.41%) J2EE
14 45 (18.37%) jQuery
14 45 (18.37%) Spring Boot
15 40 (16.33%) JMS
16 36 (14.69%) Node.js
17 34 (13.88%) Spring MVC
18 32 (13.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.31%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.27%) NHS
4 7 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.45%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.04%) User Experience
7 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.63%) IPTV
8 3 (1.22%) DataPower
8 3 (1.22%) Fintech
9 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.82%) Life Science
9 2 (0.82%) Social Media
10 1 (0.41%) Derivative
10 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 76 (31.02%) Linux
2 27 (11.02%) Unix
3 17 (6.94%) Windows
4 11 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (38.37%) TDD
3 71 (28.98%) OO
4 70 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (23.27%) MVC
6 47 (19.18%) Unit Testing
7 44 (17.96%) BDD
8 41 (16.73%) Scrum
9 38 (15.51%) SOA
10 28 (11.43%) Open Source
11 24 (9.80%) Data Modelling
11 24 (9.80%) SDLC
12 23 (9.39%) DevOps
12 23 (9.39%) Integration Testing
12 23 (9.39%) Microservices
12 23 (9.39%) Migration
12 23 (9.39%) UML
13 20 (8.16%) Web Development
14 19 (7.76%) RAD
15 18 (7.35%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 239 (97.55%) Java
2 126 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 85 (34.69%) SQL
4 23 (9.39%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.90%) Scala
6 11 (4.49%) ECMAScript
6 11 (4.49%) ES6
6 11 (4.49%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.08%) Groovy
7 10 (4.08%) Python
8 9 (3.67%) VB
9 7 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.22%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.22%) C++
11 3 (1.22%) Tcl
12 2 (0.82%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) Pascal
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (4.90%) Degree
2 7 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.22%) CITP
4 3 (1.22%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.22%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.41%) HND
5 1 (0.41%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.08%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (4.08%) Ansible
2 4 (1.63%) BladeLogic
2 4 (1.63%) Control-M
2 4 (1.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 96 (39.18%) Oracle
2 23 (9.39%) IBM
3 12 (4.90%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 10 (4.08%) Perforce
6 9 (3.67%) Talend
7 6 (2.45%) Endeca
7 6 (2.45%) Google
7 6 (2.45%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.04%) SAP
9 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.63%) Sybase
10 3 (1.22%) Informatica
10 3 (1.22%) Sun
11 2 (0.82%) Adobe
11 2 (0.82%) F5
11 2 (0.82%) hybris
11 2 (0.82%) Imperva
12 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.41%) Splunk
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