The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 55 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Contract jobs citing JPA 2 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.38% 0.34% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 1.92% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Average daily rate
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- - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+39.23% -18.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 52 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.52% 17.69% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 30 52
Average daily rate £375 £295 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -22.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £228 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £340 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) EJB 3.0
2 11 (91.67%) EJB
2 11 (91.67%) JBoss
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) C
4 7 (58.33%) C++
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) JUnit
4 7 (58.33%) J2EE
4 7 (58.33%) Workflow
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) JAXB
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) JSF
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
4 7 (58.33%) JAX-RS
4 7 (58.33%) PrimeFaces
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) UML
6 4 (33.33%) Linux

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (91.67%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C++ Developer
3 7 (58.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) EJB 3.0
1 11 (91.67%) EJB
2 8 (66.67%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) JAXB
3 7 (58.33%) JSF
3 7 (58.33%) JAX-RS
3 7 (58.33%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (33.33%) JMS
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) HornetQ
5 2 (16.67%) GWT
6 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) XSD
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (8.33%) RUP
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) BPEL
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle