The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 133 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing JPA 17 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.83% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 3.97% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 21
Median daily rate £350 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £356 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
JPA
UK

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
679 630 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.03% 20.91% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 292 482
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing JPA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 16 £350 -36.36% 1
Glasgow +1 1 - -
JPA
UK

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JPA.

1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 42 (91.30%) JBoss
3 40 (86.96%) Hibernate
4 33 (71.74%) Oracle
5 32 (69.57%) SOA
5 32 (69.57%) JSF
6 26 (56.52%) Drools
7 23 (50.00%) Java EE
8 22 (47.83%) Use Case
9 20 (43.48%) UML
9 20 (43.48%) RichFaces
10 19 (41.30%) Apache CXF
10 19 (41.30%) Web Services
10 19 (41.30%) OO
10 19 (41.30%) Data Modelling
10 19 (41.30%) Relational Database
11 18 (39.13%) Logical Data Model
12 17 (36.96%) SOAP
12 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (34.78%) Maven
13 16 (34.78%) Eclipse
14 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (32.61%) Subversion
15 14 (30.43%) BPMN
15 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
15 14 (30.43%) Wireframes
16 13 (28.26%) Spring
16 13 (28.26%) jBPM
16 13 (28.26%) HTML
17 12 (26.09%) XML

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (91.30%) JBoss
2 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) Confluence
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Captiva
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) Relational Database
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Eclipse
1 16 (34.78%) Maven
2 15 (32.61%) Subversion
3 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
4 8 (17.39%) JUnit
5 5 (10.87%) Cobertura
5 5 (10.87%) JBehave
6 3 (6.52%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) Mockito
6 3 (6.52%) NetBeans
7 2 (4.35%) Bower
7 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) Gradle
8 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.17%) Hudson
8 1 (2.17%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
1 24 (52.17%) Java Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Architect
3 19 (41.30%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Java Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (86.96%) Hibernate
2 32 (69.57%) JSF
3 26 (56.52%) Drools
4 23 (50.00%) Java EE
5 20 (43.48%) RichFaces
6 19 (41.30%) Apache CXF
6 19 (41.30%) Web Services
7 17 (36.96%) SOAP
8 13 (28.26%) HTML
8 13 (28.26%) jBPM
8 13 (28.26%) Spring
9 12 (26.09%) XML
10 9 (19.57%) XSLT
11 7 (15.22%) JDBC
12 6 (13.04%) CSS
12 6 (13.04%) JMS
12 6 (13.04%) JSON
13 5 (10.87%) RESTful
13 5 (10.87%) XSD
14 4 (8.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.17%) Clustering
1 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) SOA
2 22 (47.83%) Use Case
3 20 (43.48%) UML
4 19 (41.30%) Data Modelling
4 19 (41.30%) OO
5 18 (39.13%) Logical Data Model
6 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (30.43%) BPMN
8 14 (30.43%) Wireframes
9 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
9 11 (23.91%) Open Source
9 11 (23.91%) Scrum
9 11 (23.91%) Unit Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Open Source Development
11 9 (19.57%) TDD
12 8 (17.39%) BDD
12 8 (17.39%) Coaching
13 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (10.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) AspectJ
5 2 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) Avaya
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
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