The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 367 363 391
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Contract jobs citing JPA 69 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.96% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 33
Median daily rate £450 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £331 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
JPA
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7353 7410 7308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.22% 31.47% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 5396 5212
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £592 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 49 44
Median hourly rate £44.13 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.13% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in London

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in London

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in London

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in London

JPA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +46 6 £500 +5.26% 1
Hammersmith +2 2 £406 +17.75%
Feltham - 1 £340 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for JPA.

1 128 (96.97%) Java
2 121 (91.67%) Spring
3 92 (69.70%) Hibernate
4 84 (63.64%) REST
5 77 (58.33%) Oracle
6 75 (56.82%) Web Services
7 69 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (50.00%) Java EE
9 59 (44.70%) Git (software)
10 56 (42.42%) Maven
10 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
11 54 (40.91%) OO
12 53 (40.15%) Linux
13 47 (35.61%) SQL
14 45 (34.09%) Jenkins
15 42 (31.82%) SOAP
15 42 (31.82%) TDD
16 41 (31.06%) J2EE
17 39 (29.55%) MySQL
18 38 (28.79%) JUnit
19 35 (26.52%) XML
19 35 (26.52%) JSON
20 34 (25.76%) WebLogic
20 34 (25.76%) AngularJS
20 34 (25.76%) Oracle Database
21 33 (25.00%) JMS
22 32 (24.24%) BDD
23 30 (22.73%) HTML
23 30 (22.73%) RESTful
24 29 (21.97%) SQL Server

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (25.76%) WebLogic
2 26 (19.70%) Tomcat
3 22 (16.67%) JBoss
4 13 (9.85%) Apache
5 9 (6.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (6.06%) Apache Solr
6 8 (6.06%) GlassFish
6 8 (6.06%) Mule
7 7 (5.30%) WebSphere
8 6 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (3.79%) Liferay
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle Coherence
9 5 (3.79%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (3.03%) GemFire
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (2.27%) IIS
12 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) Global One
2 1 (0.76%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.55%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.03%) IaaS
4 4 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) LDAP
2 5 (3.79%) HTTP
3 3 (2.27%) Firewall
3 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) Skype
4 1 (0.76%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.55%) MySQL
2 34 (25.76%) Oracle Database
3 29 (21.97%) SQL Server
4 26 (19.70%) MongoDB
5 19 (14.39%) Relational Database
6 15 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (7.58%) NoSQL
8 9 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (6.06%) RDBMS
10 7 (5.30%) DB2
10 7 (5.30%) Hazelcast
11 4 (3.03%) Infinispan
11 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.27%) Hadoop
12 3 (2.27%) Redis
13 2 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (1.52%) Big Data
13 2 (1.52%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 59 (44.70%) Git (software)
2 56 (42.42%) Maven
3 45 (34.09%) Jenkins
4 38 (28.79%) JUnit
5 21 (15.91%) Mockito
6 15 (11.36%) Selenium
6 15 (11.36%) Subversion
7 12 (9.09%) JIRA
8 10 (7.58%) JProfiler
9 8 (6.06%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.06%) Gerrit
9 8 (6.06%) Gradle
9 8 (6.06%) Mercurial
9 8 (6.06%) SoapUI
10 7 (5.30%) Hudson
11 6 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 5 (3.79%) EasyMock
12 5 (3.79%) IntelliJ
12 5 (3.79%) Protractor
13 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 26 (19.70%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Banking
3 11 (8.33%) Marketing
4 6 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.27%) Back Office
6 3 (2.27%) Retail
7 2 (1.52%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Front Office
8 1 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (79.55%) Developer
2 96 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 39 (29.55%) Senior Developer
3 39 (29.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Architect
5 13 (9.85%) Java Architect
6 12 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 12 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Lead Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Software Architect
10 6 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
10 6 (4.55%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.03%) Core Java Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Java Software Architect
11 4 (3.03%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.03%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (91.67%) Spring
2 92 (69.70%) Hibernate
3 84 (63.64%) REST
4 75 (56.82%) Web Services
5 66 (50.00%) Java EE
6 42 (31.82%) SOAP
7 41 (31.06%) J2EE
8 35 (26.52%) JSON
8 35 (26.52%) XML
9 34 (25.76%) AngularJS
10 33 (25.00%) JMS
11 30 (22.73%) HTML
11 30 (22.73%) RESTful
12 26 (19.70%) Spring Boot
13 25 (18.94%) CSS
14 20 (15.15%) Spring MVC
15 16 (12.12%) JAXB
15 16 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (12.12%) XSD
16 15 (11.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) Derivative
2 6 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.79%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.79%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.79%) Equities
3 5 (3.79%) Fixed Income
3 5 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.03%) User Experience
5 3 (2.27%) DataPower
5 3 (2.27%) Fintech
5 3 (2.27%) IPTV
6 2 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.52%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (40.15%) Linux
2 23 (17.42%) Unix
3 8 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.03%) Windows
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.91%) OO
3 42 (31.82%) TDD
4 32 (24.24%) BDD
5 28 (21.21%) Microservices
6 26 (19.70%) Unit Testing
7 25 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (18.94%) MVC
7 25 (18.94%) UML
8 24 (18.18%) DevOps
9 23 (17.42%) Scrum
10 21 (15.91%) SOA
11 19 (14.39%) Kanban
12 18 (13.64%) SDLC
13 16 (12.12%) High Availability
14 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
15 13 (9.85%) Static Code Analysis
16 12 (9.09%) API Design
16 12 (9.09%) Workflow
17 11 (8.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (96.97%) Java
2 56 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 47 (35.61%) SQL
4 18 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.79%) Scala
8 4 (3.03%) Python
9 3 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.76%) AWK
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) sed
10 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) CITP
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Ansible
2 3 (2.27%) Control-M
3 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (58.33%) Oracle
2 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.06%) IBM
4 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.79%) Sybase
5 4 (3.03%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.27%) F5
6 3 (2.27%) Google
6 3 (2.27%) Imperva
6 3 (2.27%) Informatica
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe
7 2 (1.52%) Axway
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) FatWire
8 1 (0.76%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.76%) ILOG
8 1 (0.76%) SAP
8 1 (0.76%) Sophis
8 1 (0.76%) SunGard
8 1 (0.76%) Vignette
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