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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 103 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing JPA 22 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.86% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 2.82% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 2
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£425 £431 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £528 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
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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
628 816 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.82% 30.45% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 487 316
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £32.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 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 3 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
Edinburgh -8 10 £600 +41.17% 2
Stirling - 5 £388 - 2
Glasgow +1 2 - -
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JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 43 (97.73%) Java
2 35 (79.55%) Hibernate
3 29 (65.91%) Spring
4 21 (47.73%) Oracle
4 21 (47.73%) Web Services
5 18 (40.91%) JMS
6 16 (36.36%) OO
6 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 15 (34.09%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) Finance
9 13 (29.55%) UML
10 11 (25.00%) JBoss
10 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 11 (25.00%) Banking
10 11 (25.00%) Maven
11 10 (22.73%) Investment Banking
11 10 (22.73%) CSS
11 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
12 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
12 9 (20.45%) JSP
12 9 (20.45%) Use Case
13 8 (18.18%) Spring Integration
13 8 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
13 8 (18.18%) RESTful
13 8 (18.18%) SOA
13 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
14 7 (15.91%) Servlets
14 7 (15.91%) SOAP
14 7 (15.91%) HTML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.09%) FileNet
3 4 (9.09%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Maven
2 7 (15.91%) Subversion
3 6 (13.64%) Ant
4 5 (11.36%) JUnit
5 3 (6.82%) NetBeans
5 3 (6.82%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) HttpUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 10 (22.73%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 31 (70.45%) Java Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Senior Developer
4 19 (43.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (18.18%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
8 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) Hibernate
2 29 (65.91%) Spring
3 21 (47.73%) Web Services
4 18 (40.91%) JMS
5 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 9 (20.45%) JSP
7 8 (18.18%) RESTful
7 8 (18.18%) Spring Integration
8 7 (15.91%) REST
8 7 (15.91%) Servlets
8 7 (15.91%) SOAP
8 7 (15.91%) HTML
8 7 (15.91%) JSF
9 6 (13.64%) Java EE
9 6 (13.64%) Drools
10 5 (11.36%) Apache CXF
11 4 (9.09%) Dojo
11 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
11 4 (9.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) UML
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Use Case
4 9 (20.45%) Data Modelling
5 8 (18.18%) SOA
5 8 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Workflow
8 3 (6.82%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.55%) SDLC
9 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
9 2 (4.55%) Document Management
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
10 1 (2.27%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Alterian
Stirling
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 26 days ago