The table below looks at the statistics for JTA 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 JTA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Transaction API (JTA)
Rank 596 571 559
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -12
Contract jobs citing JTA 6 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.043% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.16% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Average daily rate £505 £305 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.57% -31.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JTA
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
13550 12761 12038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.71% 27.20% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9536 8632 7723
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 178 248
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

JTA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JTA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JTA Jobs Demand Trend in England

JTA
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JTA across the England region.

JTA Daily Rate Trend in England

JTA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JTA across the England region.

JTA Hourly Rate Trend in England

JTA
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 JTA within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 6 £505 +65.57% 2
JTA
UK

JTA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JTA 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 JTA.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) JMS
3 17 (89.47%) Spring
4 16 (84.21%) SQL
5 15 (78.95%) Web Services
5 15 (78.95%) JPA
6 13 (68.42%) XML
6 13 (68.42%) SOAP
7 12 (63.16%) Oracle
7 12 (63.16%) REST
8 11 (57.89%) JUnit
9 10 (52.63%) TDD
9 10 (52.63%) Java EE
10 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
10 9 (47.37%) Linux
10 9 (47.37%) UML
10 9 (47.37%) SDLC
11 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
11 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
11 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
11 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
11 8 (42.11%) J2EE
11 8 (42.11%) Maven
12 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
12 7 (36.84%) EAI
12 7 (36.84%) JBoss
12 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
12 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
12 7 (36.84%) Defect Tracking

JTA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JTA 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 JTA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) JBoss
3 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 4 (21.05%) MQSeries
4 4 (21.05%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 2 (10.53%) Liferay
6 1 (5.26%) Node.js
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
1 4 (21.05%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
1 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (26.32%) DB2
4 4 (21.05%) DataStage
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JUnit
2 8 (42.11%) Maven
3 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) JMeter
4 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
5 5 (26.32%) jMock
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
6 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.53%) JBehave
6 2 (10.53%) Mockito
6 2 (10.53%) Subversion
7 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
7 1 (5.26%) Ant
7 1 (5.26%) DbUnit
7 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
7 1 (5.26%) Grunt
7 1 (5.26%) HttpUnit
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA
7 1 (5.26%) Protractor
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Java Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Java Software Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Architect
5 2 (10.53%) EAI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Content Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) JMS
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
3 15 (78.95%) JPA
3 15 (78.95%) Web Services
4 13 (68.42%) SOAP
4 13 (68.42%) XML
5 12 (63.16%) REST
6 10 (52.63%) Java EE
7 9 (47.37%) Hibernate
8 8 (42.11%) J2EE
9 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 6 (31.58%) JDBC
10 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (31.58%) XSD
10 6 (31.58%) XSL
11 5 (26.32%) Ajax
11 5 (26.32%) HTML
11 5 (26.32%) jQuery
11 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
11 5 (26.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income
3 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 9 (47.37%) SDLC
2 9 (47.37%) UML
3 7 (36.84%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (36.84%) EAI
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) AOP
4 6 (31.58%) Static Code Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) B2B
6 4 (21.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Pair Programming
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Product Management
6 4 (21.05%) Refactoring
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) TIBCO
3 3 (15.79%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) Murex
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) GoldenSource
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