The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 51 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JPA 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% - 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% - 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate £450 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
JPA
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 112 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.45% 25.57% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 61 73
Average daily rate £413 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 18
Average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Essex

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) SAML
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) TopLink

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JSR 170
1 4 (100.00%) OSGi
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SAML
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) TopLink
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL