The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 144 131 119
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing JPA 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.097% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
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£388 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +10.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
816 678 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.59% 21.83% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 410 337
Average daily rate £375 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £20.60 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.25 £157.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester -4 4 £381 +17.30% 4
Cheshire - 2 £488 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Servlets
5 4 (40.00%) JSF
5 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 4 (40.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) OWASP
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) WSDL
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (20.00%) EAI
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) JBoss
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) Liferay
7 2 (20.00%) Ehcache
7 2 (20.00%) HTTP
7 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Squid

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) Liferay
1 2 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) Servlets
4 4 (40.00%) JSF
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) WSDL
6 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Ehcache
6 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) Java SE
7 1 (10.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) EAI
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Website Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
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