The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
England / North East
Rank 93 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.10% 1.11% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 3.83% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Median daily rate £300 £315 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -25.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
278 261 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.11% 29.10% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 160 121
Median daily rate £370 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -29 1 £300 -4.76%
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for JPA.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) JDBC
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Liferay
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Guice
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle