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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 26 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing JPA 30 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.19% 0.30% 5.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% 1.75% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £314 £358
% change year-on-year
+24.30% -12.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
JPA
South West

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
156 57 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.16% 17.27% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 30 93
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £248 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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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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
Gloucester - 4 £406 -
Cheltenham - 3 £378 - 2
JPA
South West

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Web Services
1 34 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (67.65%) XML
3 21 (61.76%) JUnit
4 20 (58.82%) SQL
4 20 (58.82%) Spring
5 19 (55.88%) TDD
6 18 (52.94%) Spring MVC
6 18 (52.94%) MVC
7 17 (50.00%) J2EE
7 17 (50.00%) BDD
8 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (44.12%) JSF
10 14 (41.18%) Scrum
10 14 (41.18%) Mule
10 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
10 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
10 14 (41.18%) EJB 3.0
10 14 (41.18%) Oracle
10 14 (41.18%) EJB
10 14 (41.18%) JBoss
10 14 (41.18%) JAXB
10 14 (41.18%) SOAP
10 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
10 14 (41.18%) REST
11 11 (32.35%) Finance
12 10 (29.41%) Maven
13 9 (26.47%) CSS
13 9 (26.47%) HTML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (41.18%) Mule
1 14 (41.18%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) JUnit
2 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 10 (29.41%) Maven
4 8 (23.53%) JIRA
5 6 (17.65%) TestNG
5 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C++/Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Java Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) Web Services
1 34 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (67.65%) XML
3 20 (58.82%) Spring
4 18 (52.94%) Spring MVC
5 17 (50.00%) J2EE
6 15 (44.12%) JSF
7 14 (41.18%) EJB 3.0
7 14 (41.18%) EJB
7 14 (41.18%) JAXB
7 14 (41.18%) SOAP
7 14 (41.18%) REST
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 6 (17.65%) CSS3
9 6 (17.65%) JAX-RS
9 6 (17.65%) PrimeFaces
10 5 (14.71%) Apache Camel
10 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 18 (52.94%) MVC
3 17 (50.00%) BDD
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
8 6 (17.65%) Workflow
8 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
9 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) UML
10 2 (5.88%) OO
11 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) C
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
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