The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 233 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing JPA 13 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
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£300 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £323 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.02%
JPA
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2276 2255 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.55% 25.79% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1284 1239
Average daily rate £350 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 77
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JPA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Hampshire +1 7 £300 -14.28% 2
Kent - 4 £200 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
4 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (59.26%) Spring
5 15 (55.56%) Maven
5 15 (55.56%) Web Services
6 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) Oracle
7 12 (44.44%) HTML
8 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (37.04%) Ajax
9 10 (37.04%) JUnit
9 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
10 9 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 9 (33.33%) MVC
11 8 (29.63%) TDD
11 8 (29.63%) Selenium
11 8 (29.63%) JSON
11 8 (29.63%) XML
11 8 (29.63%) Mockito
11 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
11 8 (29.63%) VirtualBox
11 8 (29.63%) RESTful
11 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
11 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
12 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) IPv4
4 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Maven
2 10 (37.04%) JUnit
2 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (29.63%) Mockito
3 8 (29.63%) Cucumber
3 8 (29.63%) Selenium
4 6 (22.22%) JIRA
4 6 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 4 (14.81%) RSpec
6 3 (11.11%) Grunt
6 3 (11.11%) Ant
6 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) Toad
6 3 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
1 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Testing Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Testing Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) CSS
2 16 (59.26%) Hibernate
2 16 (59.26%) Spring
3 15 (55.56%) Web Services
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) Ajax
6 9 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 8 (29.63%) RESTful
7 8 (29.63%) JSON
7 8 (29.63%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) J2EE
8 7 (25.93%) JSF
9 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (22.22%) JSP
9 6 (22.22%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) SOAP
10 4 (14.81%) XSL
10 4 (14.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Linked Data
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Web Development
6 6 (22.22%) UML
7 5 (18.52%) OOD
7 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 5 (18.52%) BDD
8 4 (14.81%) Kanban
9 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 3 (11.11%) OO
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (7.41%) Use Case
11 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.11%) OCPJP
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VirtualBox
2 5 (18.52%) Docker
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Vagrant
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) EMC
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
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