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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 444 406 430
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Contract jobs citing JPA 136 153 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.13% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 105 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £254 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
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
13982 13567 13324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.81% 28.53% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9637 8975 8250
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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 162 258 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -47 48 £425 -5.55% 20
East of England +11 30 £475 +5.55% 2
South East -2 17 £350 - 4
Yorkshire 0 10 £325 +8.33% 2
South West -32 9 £575 +91.66% 3
North West -3 8 £425 +30.76% 4
West Midlands - 5 £394 - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 245 (99.19%) Java
2 199 (80.57%) Spring
3 176 (71.26%) Hibernate
4 132 (53.44%) HTML
5 128 (51.82%) Oracle
6 118 (47.77%) SQL
7 114 (46.15%) MVC
8 112 (45.34%) XML
9 111 (44.94%) JavaScript
9 111 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
10 110 (44.53%) Web Services
11 105 (42.51%) CSS
12 103 (41.70%) Spring MVC
13 99 (40.08%) Maven
14 87 (35.22%) TDD
15 85 (34.41%) Linux
15 85 (34.41%) JBoss
16 81 (32.79%) J2EE
17 79 (31.98%) jQuery
18 76 (30.77%) JUnit
19 73 (29.55%) REST
20 69 (27.94%) JSP
21 64 (25.91%) Java EE
22 60 (24.29%) UNIX
23 59 (23.89%) MySQL
23 59 (23.89%) PL/SQL
24 58 (23.48%) Web Development
24 58 (23.48%) Relational Database
25 57 (23.08%) Scrum
26 56 (22.67%) JSON

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 85 (34.41%) JBoss
2 44 (17.81%) WebLogic
3 39 (15.79%) Apache
4 36 (14.57%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.64%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (2.83%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (2.43%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.43%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.43%) Confluence
8 4 (1.62%) Node.js
8 4 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.62%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.62%) Mule
8 4 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.81%) Liferay
11 1 (0.40%) WildFly
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
2 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.88%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (6.07%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (18.62%) LDAP
2 24 (9.72%) HTTP
3 13 (5.26%) Internet
4 4 (1.62%) Firewall
4 4 (1.62%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.21%) SSH
5 3 (1.21%) DVB
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
6 2 (0.81%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.81%) IPv4
6 2 (0.81%) IPv6
6 2 (0.81%) VoIP
6 2 (0.81%) FTP
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.40%) SAN
7 1 (0.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (23.89%) MySQL
2 58 (23.48%) Relational Database
3 38 (15.38%) MariaDB
4 30 (12.15%) Oracle Database
5 17 (6.88%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.26%) DB2
7 12 (4.86%) Neo4j
8 11 (4.45%) SQL Server
9 9 (3.64%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.83%) Redis
11 6 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.02%) Pentaho
12 5 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.21%) Hazelcast
13 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.21%) DTS
Development Applications
1 99 (40.08%) Maven
2 76 (30.77%) JUnit
3 54 (21.86%) Eclipse
4 46 (18.62%) Jenkins
5 39 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 36 (14.57%) Subversion
7 33 (13.36%) Selenium
8 31 (12.55%) JIRA
9 25 (10.12%) Mockito
10 18 (7.29%) Hudson
11 17 (6.88%) Cucumber
11 17 (6.88%) Redmine
12 9 (3.64%) Mercurial
12 9 (3.64%) RSpec
12 9 (3.64%) Ant
13 8 (3.24%) SoapUI
14 6 (2.43%) Gerrit
14 6 (2.43%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.43%) Grunt
15 5 (2.02%) EasyMock
General
1 30 (12.15%) Finance
2 9 (3.64%) Banking
3 8 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.21%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.21%) French Language
6 3 (1.21%) Publishing
6 3 (1.21%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 220 (89.07%) Developer
2 201 (81.38%) Java Developer
3 33 (13.36%) Senior Developer
4 29 (11.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 14 (5.67%) Architect
7 9 (3.64%) Java Architect
8 7 (2.83%) C++/Java Developer
8 7 (2.83%) C++ Developer
8 7 (2.83%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (2.02%) Team Leader
9 5 (2.02%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (2.02%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.02%) Technical Architect
9 5 (2.02%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (1.62%) Senior Architect
10 4 (1.62%) Designer
10 4 (1.62%) Senior Java Architect
10 4 (1.62%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (1.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (80.57%) Spring
2 176 (71.26%) Hibernate
3 132 (53.44%) HTML
4 112 (45.34%) XML
5 110 (44.53%) Web Services
6 105 (42.51%) CSS
7 103 (41.70%) Spring MVC
8 81 (32.79%) J2EE
9 79 (31.98%) jQuery
10 73 (29.55%) REST
11 69 (27.94%) JSP
12 64 (25.91%) Java EE
13 56 (22.67%) JSON
14 48 (19.43%) JMS
15 44 (17.81%) JAAS
16 41 (16.60%) Ajax
17 33 (13.36%) JAX-RS
18 32 (12.96%) AngularJS
19 31 (12.55%) EJB
19 31 (12.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.03%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.07%) Visualisation
3 14 (5.67%) Open Source
4 13 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.24%) GIS
6 6 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.43%) User Experience
7 5 (2.02%) W3C
7 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.02%) Clustering
8 4 (1.62%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.62%) PKI
8 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.21%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.21%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.21%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.21%) Social Network
9 3 (1.21%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.41%) Linux
2 60 (24.29%) UNIX
3 40 (16.19%) Mac OS X
4 11 (4.45%) CentOS
5 9 (3.64%) Windows
6 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.21%) VMS
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.81%) VME
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (46.15%) MVC
2 111 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (35.22%) TDD
4 58 (23.48%) Web Development
5 57 (23.08%) Scrum
6 39 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (13.36%) Configuration Management
8 30 (12.15%) OO
9 22 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (8.50%) UML
10 21 (8.50%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.10%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.29%) Web Design
13 16 (6.48%) Kanban
13 16 (6.48%) Microservices
14 15 (6.07%) BDD
15 13 (5.26%) User Stories
15 13 (5.26%) Workflow
16 12 (4.86%) SOA
16 12 (4.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 245 (99.19%) Java
2 118 (47.77%) SQL
3 111 (44.94%) JavaScript
4 59 (23.89%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.45%) C++
6 9 (3.64%) C#
7 8 (3.24%) C
7 8 (3.24%) Groovy
8 6 (2.43%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.02%) PHP
9 5 (2.02%) Python
9 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.21%) Perl
10 3 (1.21%) JPQL
11 2 (0.81%) XPath
11 2 (0.81%) COBOL
11 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.40%) VB
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 8 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.02%) Degree
5 1 (0.40%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.40%) OCP
5 1 (0.40%) OCA
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.40%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (6.07%) VirtualBox
2 10 (4.05%) Docker
3 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.21%) vCloud
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (6.07%) Vagrant
2 14 (5.67%) Puppet
3 5 (2.02%) OpenIDM
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 128 (51.82%) Oracle
2 11 (4.45%) Canoo
3 8 (3.24%) IBM
3 8 (3.24%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.43%) Cisco
5 5 (2.02%) VMware
6 4 (1.62%) Splunk
6 4 (1.62%) Twitter
7 3 (1.21%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.21%) Sybase
7 3 (1.21%) SAP
7 3 (1.21%) EMC
8 2 (0.81%) Juniper
8 2 (0.81%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.81%) Axway
8 2 (0.81%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (0.81%) Atomikos
9 1 (0.40%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.40%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) Perforce
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