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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 451 416 444
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +28
Contract jobs citing JPA 128 133 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.96% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 90 45
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£425 £450 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
14299 13817 13946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.94% 29.23% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9197 8544
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 255 340
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 October 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 30 October 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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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 -55 37 £425 -5.55% 9
East of England +11 35 £475 +5.55% 7
South East -4 19 £300 - 5
South West -32 12 - - 8
North West -11 7 £425 +30.76% 2
West Midlands - 6 £375 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
East Midlands - - - -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 218 (99.09%) Java
2 184 (83.64%) Spring
3 162 (73.64%) Hibernate
4 123 (55.91%) HTML
5 118 (53.64%) Oracle
6 110 (50.00%) SQL
7 107 (48.64%) XML
8 103 (46.82%) MVC
9 99 (45.00%) Web Services
9 99 (45.00%) JavaScript
10 97 (44.09%) Spring MVC
11 96 (43.64%) CSS
12 89 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (39.09%) Maven
14 82 (37.27%) JBoss
15 75 (34.09%) Linux
15 75 (34.09%) TDD
16 69 (31.36%) jQuery
16 69 (31.36%) J2EE
17 67 (30.45%) JUnit
18 62 (28.18%) JSP
19 60 (27.27%) REST
20 58 (26.36%) Relational Database
20 58 (26.36%) MySQL
20 58 (26.36%) UNIX
21 57 (25.91%) Web Development
22 56 (25.45%) PL/SQL
23 55 (25.00%) Java EE
24 51 (23.18%) Scrum
25 47 (21.36%) Eclipse

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 82 (37.27%) JBoss
2 41 (18.64%) Apache
3 38 (17.27%) WebLogic
4 32 (14.55%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.09%) Confluence
6 7 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.73%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.27%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.82%) Node.js
10 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.91%) AquaLogic
11 2 (0.91%) Liferay
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.45%) WildFly
12 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
12 1 (0.45%) CMS
12 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.91%) LDAP
2 26 (11.82%) HTTP
3 10 (4.55%) Internet
4 7 (3.18%) HTTPS
5 6 (2.73%) SSH
6 2 (0.91%) IPv4
6 2 (0.91%) IPv6
6 2 (0.91%) DNS
6 2 (0.91%) FTP
6 2 (0.91%) VoIP
6 2 (0.91%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.91%) AMQP
7 1 (0.45%) SAN
7 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (26.36%) Relational Database
1 58 (26.36%) MySQL
2 38 (17.27%) MariaDB
3 21 (9.55%) Oracle Database
4 16 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.45%) Neo4j
6 11 (5.00%) DB2
6 11 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.09%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.18%) Redis
10 6 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.73%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.36%) DTS
13 2 (0.91%) OLTP
13 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.91%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 86 (39.09%) Maven
2 67 (30.45%) JUnit
3 47 (21.36%) Eclipse
4 33 (15.00%) JIRA
5 29 (13.18%) Jenkins
6 28 (12.73%) Git (software)
7 24 (10.91%) Subversion
8 23 (10.45%) Selenium
9 20 (9.09%) Mockito
10 18 (8.18%) Hudson
11 14 (6.36%) Redmine
12 12 (5.45%) Ant
12 12 (5.45%) Cucumber
13 9 (4.09%) Mercurial
14 8 (3.64%) SoapUI
15 6 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (2.73%) NetBeans
15 6 (2.73%) Gerrit
15 6 (2.73%) RSpec
16 5 (2.27%) EasyMock
General
1 27 (12.27%) Finance
2 8 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.64%) Banking
3 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.36%) Back Office
4 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.36%) Publishing
4 3 (1.36%) Dutch Language
4 3 (1.36%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) Military
5 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 197 (89.55%) Developer
2 182 (82.73%) Java Developer
3 27 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 26 (11.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (10.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (5.45%) Architect
7 7 (3.18%) C++ Developer
7 7 (3.18%) Java Architect
7 7 (3.18%) C++/Java Developer
8 6 (2.73%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.27%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (2.27%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.27%) Java Team Leader
10 4 (1.82%) Technical Architect
10 4 (1.82%) Web Developer
10 4 (1.82%) Senior Java Architect
10 4 (1.82%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (1.82%) Designer
10 4 (1.82%) Senior Architect
11 3 (1.36%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (83.64%) Spring
2 162 (73.64%) Hibernate
3 123 (55.91%) HTML
4 107 (48.64%) XML
5 99 (45.00%) Web Services
6 97 (44.09%) Spring MVC
7 96 (43.64%) CSS
8 69 (31.36%) jQuery
8 69 (31.36%) J2EE
9 62 (28.18%) JSP
10 60 (27.27%) REST
11 55 (25.00%) Java EE
12 46 (20.91%) JMS
13 44 (20.00%) JAAS
14 43 (19.55%) JSON
15 33 (15.00%) JAX-RS
16 32 (14.55%) Ajax
17 30 (13.64%) RESTful
17 30 (13.64%) AngularJS
18 29 (13.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.91%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.82%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.00%) Open Source
3 11 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.64%) GIS
5 6 (2.73%) User Experience
6 5 (2.27%) Clustering
6 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.36%) Linked Data
8 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.36%) Social Network
9 2 (0.91%) W3C
9 2 (0.91%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) Replication
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
10 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 75 (34.09%) Linux
2 58 (26.36%) UNIX
3 40 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.73%) Windows
5 4 (1.82%) CentOS
6 2 (0.91%) VME
6 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.82%) MVC
2 89 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (34.09%) TDD
4 57 (25.91%) Web Development
5 51 (23.18%) Scrum
6 34 (15.45%) Configuration Management
7 33 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (13.64%) OO
9 24 (10.91%) UML
10 23 (10.45%) Software Engineering
11 22 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 18 (8.18%) Web Design
12 18 (8.18%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.27%) Microservices
14 11 (5.00%) Kanban
15 10 (4.55%) BDD
15 10 (4.55%) User Stories
16 9 (4.09%) Software Architecture
16 9 (4.09%) Test Automation
16 9 (4.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (99.09%) Java
2 110 (50.00%) SQL
3 99 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 56 (25.45%) PL/SQL
5 11 (5.00%) C++
6 8 (3.64%) C
7 6 (2.73%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.73%) Groovy
7 6 (2.73%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.82%) C#
9 3 (1.36%) Perl
10 2 (0.91%) COBOL
10 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.91%) Korn
10 2 (0.91%) XPath
10 2 (0.91%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.45%) Clojure
11 1 (0.45%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 8 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.27%) Degree
5 3 (1.36%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.45%) OCP
6 1 (0.45%) OCA
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.73%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.55%) VirtualBox
2 7 (3.18%) Docker
3 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) vCloud
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.09%) Puppet
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.91%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (53.64%) Oracle
2 9 (4.09%) Canoo
3 8 (3.64%) IBM
4 5 (2.27%) VMware
5 4 (1.82%) Twitter
6 3 (1.36%) EMC
7 2 (0.91%) Sybase
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco
7 2 (0.91%) Juniper
7 2 (0.91%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.45%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.45%) Perforce
8 1 (0.45%) FatWire
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.45%) HP
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £340 - £360 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter
WA Consultants
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Southend on Sea
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago