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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 489 502 512
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing JPA 131 116 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.83% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 86 51
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.89%
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
14334 13962 13461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.01% 27.89% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10222 9523 8897
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 196 194
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -8 59 £455 +10.30% 12
Yorkshire +20 19 £450 +18.03%
South East +4 16 £500 +53.84% 3
East Midlands +6 15 £338 +3.84% 2
East of England +5 9 £418 +23.70%
North East -55 5 - - 1
South West -4 4 £388 -6.06% 5
North West -16 1 - - 3
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for JPA.

1 267 (100.00%) Java
2 237 (88.76%) Spring
3 173 (64.79%) Hibernate
4 141 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (52.43%) Web Services
6 128 (47.94%) JavaScript
7 124 (46.44%) Oracle
8 108 (40.45%) SQL
9 103 (38.58%) Maven
10 100 (37.45%) XML
10 100 (37.45%) REST
11 98 (36.70%) JUnit
12 94 (35.21%) TDD
13 83 (31.09%) CSS
14 79 (29.59%) Java EE
14 79 (29.59%) Jenkins
15 77 (28.84%) SOAP
16 73 (27.34%) HTML
17 72 (26.97%) Linux
18 69 (25.84%) Git (software)
19 68 (25.47%) MVC
20 65 (24.34%) OO
21 64 (23.97%) RESTful
22 63 (23.60%) J2EE
23 61 (22.85%) JSON
24 60 (22.47%) Oracle Database
25 58 (21.72%) SQL Server
26 57 (21.35%) Continuous Integration
27 56 (20.97%) Mockito
28 55 (20.60%) AngularJS

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 49 (18.35%) WebLogic
2 43 (16.10%) JBoss
3 40 (14.98%) Tomcat
4 20 (7.49%) Apache
5 19 (7.12%) WebSphere
6 18 (6.74%) Oracle Service Bus
7 17 (6.37%) Mule
8 11 (4.12%) GlassFish
9 10 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (3.37%) Mule ESB
11 8 (3.00%) Liferay
12 7 (2.62%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (2.25%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
15 4 (1.50%) Apache Solr
15 4 (1.50%) GemFire
15 4 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.75%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.37%) Global One
5 1 (0.37%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.87%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.50%) IaaS
5 4 (1.50%) PaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Force.com
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) HTTP
1 8 (3.00%) LDAP
2 3 (1.12%) Firewall
2 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.37%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.37%) DVB
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.37%) Network Security
3 1 (0.37%) Skype
3 1 (0.37%) SNMP
3 1 (0.37%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.47%) Oracle Database
2 58 (21.72%) SQL Server
3 45 (16.85%) MongoDB
4 40 (14.98%) MySQL
5 30 (11.24%) Relational Database
6 24 (8.99%) NoSQL
7 21 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (7.49%) RDBMS
9 19 (7.12%) CouchDB
10 15 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (4.12%) Hazelcast
13 10 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (3.37%) DB2
15 4 (1.50%) Infinispan
16 3 (1.12%) Big Data
16 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
16 3 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
16 3 (1.12%) Redis
17 2 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 103 (38.58%) Maven
2 98 (36.70%) JUnit
3 79 (29.59%) Jenkins
4 69 (25.84%) Git (software)
5 56 (20.97%) Mockito
6 37 (13.86%) Subversion
7 32 (11.99%) Eclipse
8 25 (9.36%) JIRA
8 25 (9.36%) Selenium
9 18 (6.74%) Gradle
10 16 (5.99%) Ant
10 16 (5.99%) Cucumber
11 14 (5.24%) SoapUI
12 13 (4.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (4.49%) Hamcrest
14 11 (4.12%) Mercurial
15 10 (3.75%) Hudson
15 10 (3.75%) JProfiler
16 9 (3.37%) JMeter
17 8 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 42 (15.73%) Finance
2 23 (8.61%) Marketing
3 22 (8.24%) Banking
4 11 (4.12%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.37%) Electronics
7 7 (2.62%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.75%) Back Office
9 2 (0.75%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.75%) French Language
9 2 (0.75%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Retail
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 236 (88.39%) Developer
2 218 (81.65%) Java Developer
3 61 (22.85%) Senior Developer
3 61 (22.85%) Senior Java Developer
4 18 (6.74%) Architect
5 16 (5.99%) Integration Developer
6 14 (5.24%) Agile Developer
6 14 (5.24%) Agile Java Developer
7 13 (4.87%) Node.js Developer
8 12 (4.49%) Java Architect
8 12 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (4.12%) Java Software Developer
9 11 (4.12%) Lead Developer
9 11 (4.12%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.37%) Software Architect
11 8 (3.00%) Angular Developer
11 8 (3.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 8 (3.00%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (2.62%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (2.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (88.76%) Spring
2 173 (64.79%) Hibernate
3 140 (52.43%) Web Services
4 100 (37.45%) REST
4 100 (37.45%) XML
5 83 (31.09%) CSS
6 79 (29.59%) Java EE
7 77 (28.84%) SOAP
8 73 (27.34%) HTML
9 64 (23.97%) RESTful
10 63 (23.60%) J2EE
11 61 (22.85%) JSON
12 55 (20.60%) AngularJS
13 53 (19.85%) RabbitMQ
14 51 (19.10%) JMS
15 48 (17.98%) Spring Boot
16 47 (17.60%) Spring MVC
17 42 (15.73%) jQuery
18 39 (14.61%) Apache Camel
19 31 (11.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.25%) User Experience
4 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.87%) Derivative
4 5 (1.87%) Equities
4 5 (1.87%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.50%) VLE
6 3 (1.12%) DataPower
6 3 (1.12%) Fintech
6 3 (1.12%) IPTV
7 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.75%) Life Science
7 2 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.97%) Linux
2 31 (11.61%) Unix
3 25 (9.36%) Windows
4 12 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.75%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (35.21%) TDD
3 68 (25.47%) MVC
4 65 (24.34%) OO
5 57 (21.35%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (15.73%) UML
7 38 (14.23%) BDD
8 36 (13.48%) Unit Testing
9 31 (11.61%) Microservices
10 30 (11.24%) SDLC
11 29 (10.86%) SOA
12 27 (10.11%) Scrum
13 25 (9.36%) Integration Testing
14 24 (8.99%) Web Development
15 23 (8.61%) Software Engineering
16 22 (8.24%) DevOps
17 21 (7.87%) Kanban
18 20 (7.49%) Open Source
19 18 (6.74%) High Availability
20 15 (5.62%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 267 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (47.94%) JavaScript
3 108 (40.45%) SQL
4 39 (14.61%) PL/SQL
5 19 (7.12%) ECMAScript
5 19 (7.12%) ES6
6 15 (5.62%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.87%) Python
8 11 (4.12%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.12%) Scala
9 9 (3.37%) Groovy
10 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.87%) VB
11 3 (1.12%) C
11 3 (1.12%) C++
11 3 (1.12%) Perl
12 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.75%) Jython
12 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.37%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (4.12%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) CITP
4 3 (1.12%) OCMJD
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.37%) HND
5 1 (0.37%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.25%) BladeLogic
1 6 (2.25%) Control-M
2 5 (1.87%) Ansible
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 124 (46.44%) Oracle
2 14 (5.24%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.75%) IBM
4 10 (3.75%) SAP
5 8 (3.00%) Sybase
5 8 (3.00%) Talend
6 4 (1.50%) Blackboard
7 3 (1.12%) Endeca
7 3 (1.12%) F5
7 3 (1.12%) Google
7 3 (1.12%) Imperva
7 3 (1.12%) Informatica
7 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.12%) Sun
8 2 (0.75%) Adobe
8 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.75%) Axway
8 2 (0.75%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.75%) Perforce
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