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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 39 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 16 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.37% 0.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.32% 1.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£448 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
- +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
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
155 115 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.63% 24.89% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 58 47
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £515 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.26 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.12 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
Chelmsford - 2 £225 -
Colchester - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
JPA
East of England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) Spring
4 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) JAAS
4 13 (72.22%) Mac OS X
4 13 (72.22%) UNIX
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 13 (72.22%) LDAP
5 12 (66.67%) XML
5 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 12 (66.67%) MySQL
5 12 (66.67%) Web Development
6 11 (61.11%) Oracle
6 11 (61.11%) JBoss
6 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
7 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
7 10 (55.56%) MVC
8 8 (44.44%) MariaDB
9 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
10 6 (33.33%) Struts
10 6 (33.33%) Web Services
10 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (33.33%) REST
10 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
2 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (44.44%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
3 13 (72.22%) JAAS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) XML
5 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Struts
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (27.78%) Struts2
8 4 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
8 4 (22.22%) JAX-RPC
8 4 (22.22%) JSF
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
10 2 (11.11%) HTML5
10 2 (11.11%) PhoneGap
10 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 2 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
10 2 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) TDD
2 12 (66.67%) Web Development
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
1 11 (61.11%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) FatWire