The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 465 431 457
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Contract jobs citing JPA 92 119 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.90% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 73 80
Average daily rate
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£413 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £342 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13268 14024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.48% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8997 8612 8708
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 271 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
JPA
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 39 £425 -22.72% 9
East of England -15 18 £448 +27.85% 1
South East -31 11 £375 - 3
South West -26 7 - - 12
Yorkshire +6 6 £395 +16.17% 3
North West -5 3 £325 +10.16% 4
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 209 (99.52%) Java
2 173 (82.38%) Spring
3 154 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 106 (50.48%) Oracle
5 96 (45.71%) Maven
6 92 (43.81%) SQL
7 86 (40.95%) Web Services
8 85 (40.48%) HTML
9 75 (35.71%) Java EE
10 74 (35.24%) JavaScript
10 74 (35.24%) J2EE
11 69 (32.86%) MVC
12 66 (31.43%) JUnit
13 65 (30.95%) jQuery
14 62 (29.52%) CSS
15 61 (29.05%) JMS
16 60 (28.57%) UML
17 55 (26.19%) Finance
17 55 (26.19%) Relational Database
18 52 (24.76%) TDD
18 52 (24.76%) Spring MVC
18 52 (24.76%) JBoss
19 48 (22.86%) XML
20 46 (21.90%) WebLogic
21 45 (21.43%) Linux
22 44 (20.95%) Scrum
23 43 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
24 42 (20.00%) JSP
25 41 (19.52%) UNIX
25 41 (19.52%) OO

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 46 (21.90%) WebLogic
2 34 (16.19%) Apache
3 31 (14.76%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.71%) Confluence
5 10 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 9 (4.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (2.38%) AquaLogic
8 4 (1.90%) IIS
8 4 (1.90%) Node.js
8 4 (1.90%) Mule
9 3 (1.43%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.43%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.43%) CMS
9 3 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.95%) Documentum
11 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) MS Office
1 4 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.00%) LDAP
2 14 (6.67%) HTTP
3 9 (4.29%) HTTPS
4 7 (3.33%) Internet
5 6 (2.86%) SSH
6 3 (1.43%) SAN
6 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.95%) DNS
7 2 (0.95%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.19%) Relational Database
2 29 (13.81%) RDBMS
3 28 (13.33%) MySQL
4 26 (12.38%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.24%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.29%) MariaDB
8 8 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.81%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.86%) Redis
10 6 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.86%) OLAP
11 2 (0.95%) OLTP
11 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.95%) TKPROF
12 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 96 (45.71%) Maven
2 66 (31.43%) JUnit
3 32 (15.24%) Ant
4 30 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 16 (7.62%) JIRA
6 14 (6.67%) Subversion
6 14 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 13 (6.19%) Apache Ivy
8 12 (5.71%) Git (software)
9 11 (5.24%) Mockito
10 8 (3.81%) Hudson
10 8 (3.81%) Toad
11 7 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.86%) Selenium
12 6 (2.86%) NetBeans
13 5 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (2.38%) EasyMock
13 5 (2.38%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.90%) Gerrit
14 4 (1.90%) RSpec
General
1 55 (26.19%) Finance
2 26 (12.38%) Banking
3 15 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.33%) Back Office
6 3 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 185 (88.10%) Developer
2 158 (75.24%) Java Developer
3 39 (18.57%) Senior Developer
4 34 (16.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (7.62%) Architect
7 10 (4.76%) Scala Developer
8 9 (4.29%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.29%) SQL Developer
9 7 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
9 7 (3.33%) Team Leader
10 6 (2.86%) PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (1.90%) Technical Architect
12 4 (1.90%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (1.90%) Development Team Leader
12 4 (1.90%) Java Swing Developer
12 4 (1.90%) Java Architect
13 3 (1.43%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (82.38%) Spring
2 154 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 86 (40.95%) Web Services
4 85 (40.48%) HTML
5 75 (35.71%) Java EE
6 74 (35.24%) J2EE
7 65 (30.95%) jQuery
8 62 (29.52%) CSS
9 61 (29.05%) JMS
10 52 (24.76%) Spring MVC
11 48 (22.86%) XML
12 42 (20.00%) JSP
13 35 (16.67%) Struts
14 33 (15.71%) SOAP
15 32 (15.24%) RESTful
16 30 (14.29%) REST
17 26 (12.38%) Servlets
18 24 (11.43%) EJB
19 23 (10.95%) JSON
20 20 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (9.52%) Open Source
3 10 (4.76%) Derivative
4 9 (4.29%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.81%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.33%) Clustering
6 7 (3.33%) GIS
6 7 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (3.33%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.43%) Social Network
8 3 (1.43%) Linked Data
8 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.95%) Replication
9 2 (0.95%) W3C
9 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.43%) Linux
2 41 (19.52%) UNIX
3 16 (7.62%) Mac OS X
4 13 (6.19%) Windows
5 3 (1.43%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.43%) CentOS
6 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (32.86%) MVC
2 60 (28.57%) UML
3 52 (24.76%) TDD
4 44 (20.95%) Scrum
5 43 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (19.52%) OO
7 35 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (14.76%) Web Development
9 23 (10.95%) Unit Testing
10 19 (9.05%) Refactoring
11 15 (7.14%) OOD
12 14 (6.67%) SOA
12 14 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (6.67%) Configuration Management
13 13 (6.19%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.71%) Use Case
14 12 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (5.24%) E-Commerce
16 10 (4.76%) Regression Testing
17 9 (4.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 209 (99.52%) Java
2 92 (43.81%) SQL
3 74 (35.24%) JavaScript
4 40 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 14 (6.67%) Scala
6 12 (5.71%) Python
7 11 (5.24%) Ruby
8 10 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.76%) Perl
9 9 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.29%) Clojure
10 7 (3.33%) C#
11 5 (2.38%) Korn
11 5 (2.38%) Bourne shell
11 5 (2.38%) VBA
12 4 (1.90%) VB
13 3 (1.43%) Groovy
13 3 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 24 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.71%) Degree
3 8 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.43%) OCPJP
5 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.43%) vCloud
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.95%) Docker
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (2.38%) Puppet
1 5 (2.38%) Vagrant
2 3 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 106 (50.48%) Oracle
2 52 (24.76%) JBoss
3 10 (4.76%) GigaSpaces
4 9 (4.29%) IBM
5 8 (3.81%) Sybase
6 7 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.38%) Yantra
7 5 (2.38%) Talend
8 4 (1.90%) Endeca
8 4 (1.90%) EMC
9 3 (1.43%) HP
9 3 (1.43%) VMware
9 3 (1.43%) Twitter
10 2 (0.95%) Intershop
10 2 (0.95%) hybris
10 2 (0.95%) Demandware
10 2 (0.95%) ATG
11 1 (0.48%) Perforce
11 1 (0.48%) FatWire
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
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