The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 360 334 365
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Contract jobs citing JPA 39 78 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.03% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 37
Average daily rate
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£425 £550 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £413 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.71%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7255 7596 7566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.77% 31.32% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5167 5481 5287
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 75 81
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
JPA
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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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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
City of London +6 9 £425 -15.00% 1
Westminster - - - -
Southwark - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (99.12%) Java
2 102 (90.27%) Spring
3 100 (88.50%) Hibernate
4 63 (55.75%) Web Services
5 57 (50.44%) Oracle
5 57 (50.44%) Maven
6 54 (47.79%) SQL
7 49 (43.36%) Java EE
8 45 (39.82%) JUnit
9 43 (38.05%) J2EE
10 42 (37.17%) Finance
11 39 (34.51%) JMS
12 36 (31.86%) MVC
13 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
14 32 (28.32%) HTML
14 32 (28.32%) UML
14 32 (28.32%) jQuery
15 31 (27.43%) SOAP
16 28 (24.78%) Scrum
17 27 (23.89%) OO
18 26 (23.01%) Banking
19 25 (22.12%) WebLogic
19 25 (22.12%) JSP
20 24 (21.24%) Struts
20 24 (21.24%) TDD
20 24 (21.24%) RESTful
21 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (19.47%) JBoss
21 22 (19.47%) Apache
22 21 (18.58%) XML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 25 (22.12%) WebLogic
2 22 (19.47%) Apache
3 18 (15.93%) Tomcat
4 12 (10.62%) Confluence
5 10 (8.85%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.42%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (4.42%) AquaLogic
7 4 (3.54%) Mule
8 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.77%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.77%) CMS
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.88%) Node.js
10 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Office
1 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) HTTP
2 6 (5.31%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.31%) SSH
2 6 (5.31%) LDAP
3 2 (1.77%) AMQP
3 2 (1.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.58%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.39%) RDBMS
3 12 (10.62%) MySQL
4 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.08%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.19%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.31%) OLAP
7 6 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.65%) Redis
11 1 (0.88%) Big Data
11 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.88%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.88%) DB2
11 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 57 (50.44%) Maven
2 45 (39.82%) JUnit
3 18 (15.93%) Ant
4 13 (11.50%) Apache Ivy
5 12 (10.62%) JIRA
6 11 (9.73%) Subversion
6 11 (9.73%) Eclipse
7 7 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.31%) Mockito
9 5 (4.42%) EasyMock
10 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
10 4 (3.54%) jMock
11 3 (2.65%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.77%) ClearQuest
12 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.88%) Hudson
13 1 (0.88%) TestNG
13 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 26 (23.01%) Banking
3 15 (13.27%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.19%) Back Office
5 3 (2.65%) Games
6 2 (1.77%) Front Office
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 95 (84.07%) Developer
2 84 (74.34%) Java Developer
3 28 (24.78%) Senior Developer
4 24 (21.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Architect
6 10 (8.85%) Scala Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Java Swing Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.54%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.54%) Team Leader
7 4 (3.54%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (3.54%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Developer
8 3 (2.65%) Lead Architect
9 2 (1.77%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Technical Leader
9 2 (1.77%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (90.27%) Spring
2 100 (88.50%) Hibernate
3 63 (55.75%) Web Services
4 49 (43.36%) Java EE
5 43 (38.05%) J2EE
6 39 (34.51%) JMS
7 32 (28.32%) HTML
7 32 (28.32%) jQuery
8 31 (27.43%) SOAP
9 25 (22.12%) JSP
10 24 (21.24%) Struts
10 24 (21.24%) RESTful
11 21 (18.58%) XML
12 20 (17.70%) Spring MVC
13 18 (15.93%) CSS
13 18 (15.93%) Spring Web Flow
14 17 (15.04%) Servlets
15 15 (13.27%) JSON
16 14 (12.39%) EJB
16 14 (12.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Open Source
2 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.85%) Derivative
4 9 (7.96%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.08%) Fixed Income
6 7 (6.19%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.65%) Mobile Games
8 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.65%) Social Network
9 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.88%) Social Media
10 1 (0.88%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.88%) Replication
10 1 (0.88%) W3C
10 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) UNIX
1 20 (17.70%) Linux
2 5 (4.42%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.86%) MVC
2 32 (28.32%) UML
3 28 (24.78%) Scrum
4 27 (23.89%) OO
5 24 (21.24%) TDD
6 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (18.58%) Unit Testing
8 19 (16.81%) Refactoring
9 14 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.73%) SOA
10 11 (9.73%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
11 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.96%) Web Development
13 8 (7.08%) Mobile Commerce
13 8 (7.08%) Analytics
13 8 (7.08%) Multithreading
14 7 (6.19%) Investment Management
14 7 (6.19%) BDD
15 5 (4.42%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 112 (99.12%) Java
2 54 (47.79%) SQL
3 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
4 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.39%) Scala
6 11 (9.73%) Ruby
6 11 (9.73%) Python
7 10 (8.85%) Perl
8 9 (7.96%) Shell Script
8 9 (7.96%) Clojure
9 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.42%) Bourne shell
10 5 (4.42%) Korn
11 4 (3.54%) VBA
12 3 (2.65%) Groovy
13 2 (1.77%) C#
14 1 (0.88%) C++
14 1 (0.88%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.88%) XPath
14 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (50.44%) Oracle
2 22 (19.47%) JBoss
3 10 (8.85%) GigaSpaces
4 8 (7.08%) Sybase
5 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.54%) Yantra
6 4 (3.54%) Endeca
7 2 (1.77%) hybris
7 2 (1.77%) Demandware
7 2 (1.77%) Intershop
7 2 (1.77%) ATG
7 2 (1.77%) IBM
8 1 (0.88%) Perforce
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