The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 426 432 406
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Contract jobs citing JPA 132 107 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 64 55
Average daily rate
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£394 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £385
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -19.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 67 £394 -12.50% 9
South East +11 24 £325 -3.70% 6
South West -7 17 £400 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire -1 8 £328 +9.16% 3
North West -8 7 £400 +23.07% 3
North East -14 6 £425 +79.13% 2
East of England -3 2 £425 +13.33% 4
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - - - - 6
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JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 255 (98.46%) Java
2 207 (79.92%) Spring
3 184 (71.04%) Hibernate
4 151 (58.30%) Web Services
5 128 (49.42%) Oracle
6 125 (48.26%) SQL
6 125 (48.26%) HTML
7 124 (47.88%) XML
8 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (42.08%) MVC
10 106 (40.93%) CSS
11 100 (38.61%) JavaScript
12 98 (37.84%) Maven
13 95 (36.68%) REST
14 92 (35.52%) Linux
15 90 (34.75%) Spring MVC
16 89 (34.36%) JUnit
17 88 (33.98%) TDD
18 86 (33.20%) J2EE
19 71 (27.41%) JSON
20 68 (26.25%) JBoss
21 67 (25.87%) SOAP
21 67 (25.87%) JSP
22 65 (25.10%) Java EE
23 63 (24.32%) Scrum
24 62 (23.94%) WebLogic
24 62 (23.94%) Jenkins
25 61 (23.55%) PL/SQL
26 58 (22.39%) Git (software)
27 53 (20.46%) jQuery

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 68 (26.25%) JBoss
2 62 (23.94%) WebLogic
3 31 (11.97%) Tomcat
4 25 (9.65%) Apache
5 16 (6.18%) Mule
6 14 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (3.09%) Apache ServiceMix
8 6 (2.32%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.93%) Jetty
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.77%) Liferay
11 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.39%) CMS
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.18%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.32%) GitHub
5 2 (0.77%) IaaS
5 2 (0.77%) PaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.90%) LDAP
2 19 (7.34%) HTTP
3 15 (5.79%) Internet
4 5 (1.93%) Firewall
5 3 (1.16%) DVB
6 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.77%) FTP
6 2 (0.77%) VoIP
6 2 (0.77%) DNS
6 2 (0.77%) IPv4
6 2 (0.77%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.31%) MySQL
2 47 (18.15%) Relational Database
3 41 (15.83%) Oracle Database
4 29 (11.20%) MariaDB
5 17 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (6.18%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.63%) Neo4j
7 12 (4.63%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.63%) DB2
8 11 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.70%) SQL Server
10 6 (2.32%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.32%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.32%) Hazelcast
11 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.16%) DTS
13 3 (1.16%) OLTP
13 3 (1.16%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 98 (37.84%) Maven
2 89 (34.36%) JUnit
3 62 (23.94%) Jenkins
4 58 (22.39%) Git (software)
5 48 (18.53%) Eclipse
6 45 (17.37%) Subversion
7 41 (15.83%) Selenium
8 28 (10.81%) JIRA
9 27 (10.42%) Mockito
10 22 (8.49%) Cucumber
11 20 (7.72%) Redmine
12 13 (5.02%) SoapUI
13 11 (4.25%) Hudson
14 9 (3.47%) Ant
14 9 (3.47%) RSpec
14 9 (3.47%) Mercurial
15 7 (2.70%) TestNG
16 5 (1.93%) ClearCase
16 5 (1.93%) JDeveloper
16 5 (1.93%) JMeter
General
1 31 (11.97%) Finance
2 11 (4.25%) Banking
3 7 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.93%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.93%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.93%) Publishing
5 4 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.16%) Back Office
6 3 (1.16%) Games
7 2 (0.77%) Military
7 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.77%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.39%) Greek Language
8 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 222 (85.71%) Developer
2 201 (77.61%) Java Developer
3 27 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 23 (8.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 22 (8.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (7.34%) Architect
7 11 (4.25%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (3.47%) C++ Developer
8 9 (3.47%) C++/Java Developer
9 7 (2.70%) Technical Architect
9 7 (2.70%) Software Architect
9 7 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (2.32%) Java Architect
11 5 (1.93%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.54%) Mid-Level Java Developer
12 4 (1.54%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (1.54%) Java Technical Architect
13 3 (1.16%) Lead Java Developer
13 3 (1.16%) Integration Engineer
13 3 (1.16%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (79.92%) Spring
2 184 (71.04%) Hibernate
3 151 (58.30%) Web Services
4 125 (48.26%) HTML
5 124 (47.88%) XML
6 106 (40.93%) CSS
7 95 (36.68%) REST
8 90 (34.75%) Spring MVC
9 86 (33.20%) J2EE
10 71 (27.41%) JSON
11 67 (25.87%) SOAP
11 67 (25.87%) JSP
12 65 (25.10%) Java EE
13 53 (20.46%) jQuery
14 46 (17.76%) JMS
15 36 (13.90%) Ajax
16 34 (13.13%) EJB
17 33 (12.74%) Struts
17 33 (12.74%) JAAS
18 32 (12.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.44%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.02%) Visualisation
4 12 (4.63%) Open Source
5 7 (2.70%) W3C
6 5 (1.93%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.93%) PKI
7 4 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.16%) Derivative
8 3 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.16%) Interactive TV
8 3 (1.16%) Replication
8 3 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.77%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 92 (35.52%) Linux
2 47 (18.15%) UNIX
3 30 (11.58%) Mac OS X
4 12 (4.63%) CentOS
5 8 (3.09%) Windows
6 5 (1.93%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.54%) VMS
8 3 (1.16%) VME
9 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (42.08%) MVC
3 88 (33.98%) TDD
4 63 (24.32%) Scrum
5 52 (20.08%) Web Development
6 47 (18.15%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (12.74%) BDD
8 28 (10.81%) OO
9 27 (10.42%) Configuration Management
10 24 (9.27%) Software Engineering
11 21 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 21 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (6.56%) Kanban
13 16 (6.18%) User Stories
13 16 (6.18%) Workflow
13 16 (6.18%) Web Design
14 15 (5.79%) Software Testing
14 15 (5.79%) UML
15 14 (5.41%) Microservices
16 12 (4.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 255 (98.46%) Java
2 125 (48.26%) SQL
3 100 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 61 (23.55%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.02%) C++
6 12 (4.63%) Groovy
6 12 (4.63%) Python
7 9 (3.47%) C
7 9 (3.47%) C#
8 7 (2.70%) XPath
8 7 (2.70%) JPQL
8 7 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.32%) PHP
10 4 (1.54%) XQuery
11 3 (1.16%) Perl
11 3 (1.16%) COBOL
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) Scala
12 1 (0.39%) HQL
Qualifications
1 37 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.04%) DV Cleared
3 8 (3.09%) Degree
4 7 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.77%) OCAJ
5 2 (0.77%) OCP
5 2 (0.77%) OCA
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (6.56%) VirtualBox
2 12 (4.63%) Docker
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 19 (7.34%) Vagrant
2 16 (6.18%) Puppet
3 6 (2.32%) OpenIDM
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.16%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.77%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 128 (49.42%) Oracle
2 14 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.25%) Canoo
4 7 (2.70%) Cisco
4 7 (2.70%) Axway
4 7 (2.70%) Atomikos
5 6 (2.32%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.32%) SAP
6 5 (1.93%) Splunk
7 4 (1.54%) IBM
8 3 (1.16%) Sybase
8 3 (1.16%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (0.77%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.77%) VMware
9 2 (0.77%) Google
9 2 (0.77%) Juniper
10 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
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