The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 116 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing JPA 17 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.87% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 3.03% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 1
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£401 £431 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.13% +7.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
646 791 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.20% 28.69% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 439 283
Average daily rate £350 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £42.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% +29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.10 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the Scotland region.

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Stirling +2 3 £410 +9.40%
Edinburgh -23 3 £415 -2.35%
Glasgow - 3 £400 -
JPA
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JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (97.87%) Java
2 41 (87.23%) Hibernate
3 36 (76.60%) Spring
4 23 (48.94%) Oracle
4 23 (48.94%) Web Services
5 22 (46.81%) JMS
6 18 (38.30%) Finance
6 18 (38.30%) Relational Database
7 15 (31.91%) OO
8 12 (25.53%) SQL
8 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (25.53%) Banking
8 12 (25.53%) UML
9 11 (23.40%) JBoss
9 11 (23.40%) SOAP
10 10 (21.28%) JSP
10 10 (21.28%) Investment Banking
10 10 (21.28%) Spring Integration
11 9 (19.15%) Use Case
11 9 (19.15%) REST
11 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
12 8 (17.02%) SOA
12 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
12 8 (17.02%) Maven
12 8 (17.02%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (17.02%) Drools
12 8 (17.02%) RESTful
13 7 (14.89%) Ant
13 7 (14.89%) CSS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (23.40%) JBoss
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.64%) FileNet
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) Confluence
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.13%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Maven
2 7 (14.89%) Ant
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
4 3 (6.38%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Mockito
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.13%) JMeter
5 1 (2.13%) HttpUnit
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
5 4 (8.51%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 35 (74.47%) Java Developer
3 21 (44.68%) Senior Java Developer
3 21 (44.68%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.02%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.26%) FileNet Developer
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (87.23%) Hibernate
2 36 (76.60%) Spring
3 23 (48.94%) Web Services
4 22 (46.81%) JMS
5 11 (23.40%) SOAP
6 10 (21.28%) JSP
6 10 (21.28%) Spring Integration
7 9 (19.15%) REST
8 8 (17.02%) RESTful
8 8 (17.02%) Drools
9 7 (14.89%) CSS
10 6 (12.77%) JSF
11 5 (10.64%) Servlets
11 5 (10.64%) EJB
11 5 (10.64%) Dojo
11 5 (10.64%) Apache CXF
11 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
12 4 (8.51%) HTML5
12 4 (8.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) PKI
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) OO
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) UML
3 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
3 9 (19.15%) Use Case
4 8 (17.02%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 4 (8.51%) Web Development
5 4 (8.51%) Workflow
6 3 (6.38%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.26%) Content Management
7 2 (4.26%) Document Management
8 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Process Management
8 1 (2.13%) CRM
8 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Alterian
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago