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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 50 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.96% 2.08% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 9.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £237 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £385
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -19.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
155 86 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.76% 22.40% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 45 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Tyne and Wear -13 5 £425 +79.13% 2
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) JBoss
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) COBOL
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (30.00%) VME
6 3 (30.00%) Java EE
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Java SE
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) OCAJ
7 2 (20.00%) Java EE 5
7 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) SOAP
1 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE 5
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) COBOL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) OCAJ
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) OCP
2 2 (20.00%) OCA
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB