The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 335 308 331
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Contract jobs citing JPA 55 82 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.28% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 54 25
Average daily rate
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£383 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £383 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £571 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £335 £358
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
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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
6220 6415 5741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.69% 29.73% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4542 4523 4188
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 58 48
Average hourly rate £28.19 £35.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +79.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £147.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the London region over the 3 months to 5 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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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
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
City of London -9 2 £575 +4.54% 7
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 112 (98.25%) Java
2 98 (85.96%) Spring
3 79 (69.30%) Web Services
4 68 (59.65%) HTML
5 67 (58.77%) Hibernate
6 58 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (48.25%) Oracle
7 55 (48.25%) XML
8 54 (47.37%) WebLogic
8 54 (47.37%) SQL
9 53 (46.49%) REST
10 52 (45.61%) Maven
11 49 (42.98%) JSP
12 48 (42.11%) JavaScript
13 46 (40.35%) JUnit
14 44 (38.60%) Java EE
15 42 (36.84%) J2EE
16 41 (35.96%) CSS
16 41 (35.96%) JSON
17 39 (34.21%) SOAP
18 37 (32.46%) Linux
19 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
20 35 (30.70%) MVC
21 34 (29.82%) Eclipse
22 32 (28.07%) JMS
22 32 (28.07%) Oracle Database
23 31 (27.19%) XSD
23 31 (27.19%) PL/SQL
23 31 (27.19%) TDD
23 31 (27.19%) Subversion

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 54 (47.37%) WebLogic
2 22 (19.30%) Apache
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (11.40%) Tomcat
5 12 (10.53%) Mule
6 8 (7.02%) JBoss
7 6 (5.26%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
8 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) GitHub
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) LDAP
2 6 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (2.63%) DVB
4 2 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.07%) Oracle Database
2 21 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 13 (11.40%) DB2
4 8 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.39%) TKPROF
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.39%) OLTP
7 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.63%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.88%) VoltDB
10 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.88%) Riak
10 1 (0.88%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.88%) QlikView
10 1 (0.88%) OLAP
10 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (45.61%) Maven
2 46 (40.35%) JUnit
3 36 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 34 (29.82%) Eclipse
5 31 (27.19%) Subversion
6 27 (23.68%) Jenkins
7 21 (18.42%) Selenium
7 21 (18.42%) Redmine
8 19 (16.67%) JIRA
9 6 (5.26%) Ant
9 6 (5.26%) Mercurial
10 5 (4.39%) Checkstyle
10 5 (4.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (3.51%) Mockito
11 4 (3.51%) Grunt
12 2 (1.75%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.75%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.75%) Hudson
13 1 (0.88%) Artifactory
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.63%) Games
4 3 (2.63%) Back Office
4 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Greek Language
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 103 (90.35%) Developer
2 91 (79.82%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Software Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Designer
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Designer
10 2 (1.75%) Technical Architect
11 1 (0.88%) Lead Analyst Programmer
11 1 (0.88%) Lead Programmer
11 1 (0.88%) ScrumMaster
11 1 (0.88%) Java Architect
11 1 (0.88%) Java Technical Architect
11 1 (0.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (85.96%) Spring
2 79 (69.30%) Web Services
3 68 (59.65%) HTML
4 67 (58.77%) Hibernate
5 55 (48.25%) XML
6 53 (46.49%) REST
7 49 (42.98%) JSP
8 44 (38.60%) Java EE
9 42 (36.84%) J2EE
10 41 (35.96%) CSS
10 41 (35.96%) JSON
11 39 (34.21%) SOAP
12 32 (28.07%) JMS
13 31 (27.19%) XSD
14 26 (22.81%) jQuery
14 26 (22.81%) Spring MVC
15 23 (20.18%) JTA
16 21 (18.42%) XSL
17 18 (15.79%) Struts
17 18 (15.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.89%) W3C
4 5 (4.39%) Replication
5 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.63%) Derivative
5 3 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.63%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.63%) Interactive TV
5 3 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.75%) Equities
6 2 (1.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.46%) Linux
2 10 (8.77%) UNIX
3 6 (5.26%) Windows
4 5 (4.39%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.51%) VMS
5 4 (3.51%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.70%) MVC
3 31 (27.19%) TDD
4 28 (24.56%) Scrum
5 19 (16.67%) User Stories
6 16 (14.04%) Static Code Analysis
7 15 (13.16%) OO
8 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (10.53%) UML
9 12 (10.53%) OOD
10 11 (9.65%) Analytics
10 11 (9.65%) DevOps
10 11 (9.65%) RAD
11 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
11 9 (7.89%) ERP
12 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.14%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (6.14%) Physical Data Model
13 7 (6.14%) Data Modelling
13 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 112 (98.25%) Java
2 54 (47.37%) SQL
3 48 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (27.19%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.77%) Groovy
6 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.26%) JPQL
8 5 (4.39%) XPath
8 5 (4.39%) C#
9 3 (2.63%) Python
10 2 (1.75%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.16%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.93%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Data Guard
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (48.25%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Canoo
3 9 (7.89%) JD Edwards
4 8 (7.02%) SAP
4 8 (7.02%) Axway
4 8 (7.02%) Atomikos
5 6 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.63%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
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