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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
UK / England
Rank 443 466 466
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 122 140 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 84 74
Median daily rate £438 £408 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% +4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £308 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

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
12817 13637 12804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.94% 29.30% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8871 9472 8793
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 248 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.32 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +14 43 £476 +3.36% 12
South East +19 28 £431 +3.91% 6
North West +32 13 £331 -
South West +13 12 £420 +1.20% 7
Yorkshire +10 9 £420 +5.00% 3
East of England +9 7 £381 +5.90% 1
East Midlands -2 6 £463 +8.88% 3
West Midlands -12 1 £425 +30.76% 2
North East -21 1 £300 -4.76%
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 238 (97.94%) Java
2 197 (81.07%) Spring
3 177 (72.84%) Hibernate
4 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (50.21%) Web Services
6 106 (43.62%) REST
7 105 (43.21%) JavaScript
8 101 (41.56%) Oracle
9 99 (40.74%) TDD
10 89 (36.63%) SQL
11 85 (34.98%) Git (software)
12 84 (34.57%) JUnit
12 84 (34.57%) JSON
13 83 (34.16%) J2EE
14 78 (32.10%) SOAP
15 77 (31.69%) Java EE
15 77 (31.69%) Continuous Integration
16 71 (29.22%) MVC
17 70 (28.81%) OO
18 69 (28.40%) XML
19 68 (27.98%) HTML
20 66 (27.16%) Jenkins
21 65 (26.75%) AngularJS
22 64 (26.34%) Finance
23 61 (25.10%) Maven
24 59 (24.28%) CSS
25 57 (23.46%) Unit Testing
25 57 (23.46%) Spring Boot
26 56 (23.05%) Linux
27 46 (18.93%) Scrum

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 45 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 44 (18.11%) JBoss
3 28 (11.52%) WebLogic
4 23 (9.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (7.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (4.53%) Mule
7 10 (4.12%) Jetty
8 9 (3.70%) Apache
9 8 (3.29%) Mule ESB
9 8 (3.29%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (2.88%) GlassFish
11 6 (2.47%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.65%) Oracle Spatial
12 4 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (1.23%) Apache Solr
13 3 (1.23%) Confluence
13 3 (1.23%) WebLogic Integration
13 3 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.65%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.29%) IaaS
2 8 (3.29%) PaaS
3 5 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.23%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.70%) HTTP
2 4 (1.65%) LDAP
3 3 (1.23%) SNMP
4 2 (0.82%) AMQP
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.46%) Relational Database
2 34 (13.99%) MySQL
3 31 (12.76%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (12.35%) MongoDB
5 28 (11.52%) SQL Server
6 27 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 24 (9.88%) RDBMS
8 19 (7.82%) NoSQL
9 13 (5.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.70%) DB2
10 9 (3.70%) Redis
11 8 (3.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (2.88%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.47%) GIS
13 6 (2.47%) Hazelcast
13 6 (2.47%) SQLite
14 3 (1.23%) Big Data
14 3 (1.23%) Endeca
14 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 85 (34.98%) Git (software)
2 84 (34.57%) JUnit
3 66 (27.16%) Jenkins
4 61 (25.10%) Maven
5 32 (13.17%) JIRA
5 32 (13.17%) Subversion
6 28 (11.52%) Eclipse
7 26 (10.70%) Gradle
8 24 (9.88%) IntelliJ
9 22 (9.05%) Mockito
10 16 (6.58%) Hudson
11 15 (6.17%) SonarQube
12 14 (5.76%) JProfiler
13 11 (4.53%) Cucumber
14 10 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (4.12%) Mercurial
15 9 (3.70%) Build Forge
15 9 (3.70%) CruiseControl
16 8 (3.29%) Bitbucket
16 8 (3.29%) GitLab
General
1 64 (26.34%) Finance
2 37 (15.23%) Banking
3 9 (3.70%) Marketing
4 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 6 (2.47%) Electronics
5 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Back Office
7 3 (1.23%) Front Office
7 3 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (1.23%) Law
7 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 221 (90.95%) Developer
2 188 (77.37%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.40%) Senior Developer
3 35 (14.40%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (6.58%) Agile Developer
4 16 (6.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (5.76%) J2EE Developer
5 14 (5.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (4.53%) Integration Developer
7 10 (4.12%) Architect
8 8 (3.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (3.29%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (3.29%) SQL Developer
9 7 (2.88%) .NET Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (2.88%) Java Architect
10 6 (2.47%) PHP Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Core Java Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (2.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (81.07%) Spring
2 177 (72.84%) Hibernate
3 122 (50.21%) Web Services
4 106 (43.62%) REST
5 84 (34.57%) JSON
6 83 (34.16%) J2EE
7 78 (32.10%) SOAP
8 77 (31.69%) Java EE
9 69 (28.40%) XML
10 68 (27.98%) HTML
11 65 (26.75%) AngularJS
12 59 (24.28%) CSS
13 57 (23.46%) Spring Boot
14 44 (18.11%) RESTful
15 43 (17.70%) jQuery
16 39 (16.05%) JMS
17 37 (15.23%) Spring MVC
18 36 (14.81%) HTML5
19 33 (13.58%) JSP
20 29 (11.93%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.23%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.29%) NHS
5 7 (2.88%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.47%) Derivative
6 6 (2.47%) User Experience
7 5 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.65%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.23%) DataPower
9 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.82%) Clustering
10 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.82%) Life Science
11 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.05%) Linux
2 33 (13.58%) Unix
3 4 (1.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (40.74%) TDD
3 77 (31.69%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (29.22%) MVC
5 70 (28.81%) OO
6 57 (23.46%) Unit Testing
7 46 (18.93%) Scrum
8 39 (16.05%) BDD
9 33 (13.58%) Software Engineering
10 30 (12.35%) Data Modelling
10 30 (12.35%) SOA
11 27 (11.11%) SDLC
12 20 (8.23%) Open Source
12 20 (8.23%) UML
13 16 (6.58%) Integration Testing
13 16 (6.58%) Microservices
13 16 (6.58%) Workflow
14 15 (6.17%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (6.17%) RAD
15 14 (5.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 238 (97.94%) Java
2 105 (43.21%) JavaScript
3 89 (36.63%) SQL
4 24 (9.88%) PL/SQL
5 20 (8.23%) Python
6 10 (4.12%) Bash Shell
6 10 (4.12%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.70%) C
7 9 (3.70%) Scala
8 8 (3.29%) C#
9 7 (2.88%) PHP
10 5 (2.06%) Groovy
11 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.65%) VBA
12 3 (1.23%) C++
12 3 (1.23%) Tcl
12 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.23%) VB
13 2 (0.82%) Perl
14 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.94%) Degree
3 10 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.88%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (7.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.23%) Ansible
2 3 (1.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.41%) MOM
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 101 (41.56%) Oracle
2 19 (7.82%) IBM
3 13 (5.35%) Perforce
4 9 (3.70%) TIBCO
5 7 (2.88%) Google
5 7 (2.88%) Talend
6 6 (2.47%) MuleSoft
6 6 (2.47%) SAP
6 6 (2.47%) Sybase
6 6 (2.47%) Zend
7 3 (1.23%) Kony
7 3 (1.23%) Splunk
8 2 (0.82%) Adobe
8 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.82%) hybris
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.82%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.41%) FatWire
9 1 (0.41%) ILOG
9 1 (0.41%) Luciad
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