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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 98 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing JPA 30 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 2.45% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +44.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
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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
604 817 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.27% 30.73% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 487 352
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £18.74 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £78.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 12 £375 -25.00% 6
Stirling - 12 £415 -
Glasgow -6 2 - -
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JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 37 (97.37%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) Hibernate
3 22 (57.89%) Spring
4 17 (44.74%) Web Services
5 16 (42.11%) Oracle
5 16 (42.11%) SQL
6 15 (39.47%) JMS
7 12 (31.58%) OO
8 11 (28.95%) UML
9 10 (26.32%) JBoss
9 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) Maven
9 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
10 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
10 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (23.68%) Banking
10 9 (23.68%) CSS
10 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
11 8 (21.05%) SOA
11 8 (21.05%) JSP
11 8 (21.05%) Subversion
11 8 (21.05%) REST
12 7 (18.42%) JSF
12 7 (18.42%) Java EE
12 7 (18.42%) Use Case
12 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
12 7 (18.42%) Apache CXF
12 7 (18.42%) Servlets
12 7 (18.42%) SOAP

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (26.32%) JBoss
2 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) FileNet
3 3 (7.89%) Confluence
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Maven
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Ant
3 4 (10.53%) JUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) NetBeans
4 3 (7.89%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
2 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 27 (71.05%) Java Developer
3 18 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 17 (44.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Architect
6 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (13.16%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) Hibernate
2 22 (57.89%) Spring
3 17 (44.74%) Web Services
4 15 (39.47%) JMS
5 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) JSP
6 8 (21.05%) REST
7 7 (18.42%) Apache CXF
7 7 (18.42%) JSF
7 7 (18.42%) Java EE
7 7 (18.42%) Servlets
7 7 (18.42%) SOAP
8 6 (15.79%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) Drools
8 6 (15.79%) Spring Integration
8 6 (15.79%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) JDBC
10 3 (7.89%) J2EE
10 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.89%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) PKI
1 2 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) OO
2 11 (28.95%) UML
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) SOA
5 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) Use Case
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Workflow
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.26%) Document Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.63%) User Stories
10 1 (2.63%) Android Development
10 1 (2.63%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe
2 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
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Rate: £400.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Scotland
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago