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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 248 258 242
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing JPA 9 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.56% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £434 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
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
2348 2492 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.61% 26.10% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 1603 1233
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 34 47
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £13.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hampshire - 3 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £381 -
Berkshire -12 2 £399 +16.00%
Kent - 1 £500 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South East region with a requirement for JPA.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (96.43%) Spring
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle
4 19 (67.86%) Hibernate
5 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (53.57%) JUnit
7 14 (50.00%) XML
8 13 (46.43%) SQL
8 13 (46.43%) JIRA
8 13 (46.43%) Apache Camel
9 12 (42.86%) Cucumber
9 12 (42.86%) Web Services
10 11 (39.29%) JBoss
11 10 (35.71%) SOAP
11 10 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (35.71%) Gradle
11 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
12 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
12 9 (32.14%) Apache CXF
12 9 (32.14%) RESTful
12 9 (32.14%) CSS
12 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
12 9 (32.14%) HTML
12 9 (32.14%) TDD
12 9 (32.14%) SOA
13 8 (28.57%) ETL
13 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
13 8 (28.57%) Migration
13 8 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (39.29%) JBoss
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) DVB
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
2 2 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) JUnit
2 13 (46.43%) JIRA
3 12 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 10 (35.71%) Gradle
4 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 8 (28.57%) Maven
5 8 (28.57%) Mockito
5 8 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (25.00%) Subversion
7 4 (14.29%) JMeter
8 3 (10.71%) Checkstyle
8 3 (10.71%) CruiseControl
8 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
8 3 (10.71%) FindBugs
8 3 (10.71%) Flyway
8 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.71%) Hudson
8 3 (10.71%) Liquibase
8 3 (10.71%) Selenium
8 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Cassandra Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) Spring
2 19 (67.86%) Hibernate
3 14 (50.00%) XML
4 13 (46.43%) Apache Camel
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 10 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (35.71%) SOAP
7 9 (32.14%) Apache CXF
7 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) RESTful
8 8 (28.57%) Spring Boot
8 8 (28.57%) XML Schema
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (21.43%) Spring Integration
11 5 (17.86%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (17.86%) Java EE
12 4 (14.29%) jQuery
12 4 (14.29%) JSP
12 4 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (32.14%) SOA
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) ETL
4 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) Microservices
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) OWASP
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (7.14%) Network Management
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Groovy
6 3 (10.71%) Apex Code
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Talend
3 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) IBM