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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 259 230 221
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Contract jobs citing JPA 17 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.70% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 13
Average daily rate
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£403 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £208 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £50.00
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2624 2297 2286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.05% 25.15% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1300 1280
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 62
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Berkshire - 8 £338 -
Surrey - 6 £459 -
Hampshire -18 2 £350 -4.10% 1
West Sussex - 1 £403 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) Spring
3 18 (69.23%) Hibernate
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 18 (69.23%) CSS
4 17 (65.38%) Oracle
5 15 (57.69%) EJB
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (57.69%) Java EE
6 12 (46.15%) Python
6 12 (46.15%) JMS
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) XML
8 10 (38.46%) Ant
8 10 (38.46%) TDD
8 10 (38.46%) Maven
8 10 (38.46%) MVC
8 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
9 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
9 9 (34.62%) jQuery
9 9 (34.62%) UML
10 8 (30.77%) SOAP
10 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) Scrum
10 8 (30.77%) JSON
10 8 (30.77%) TeamCity
10 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
11 7 (26.92%) User Stories

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (26.92%) WebLogic
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Ant
1 10 (38.46%) Maven
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 7 (26.92%) Subversion
3 7 (26.92%) JUnit
4 6 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 5 (19.23%) Toad
6 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.69%) Hudson
8 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
8 1 (3.85%) Build Forge
8 1 (3.85%) Mockito
8 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
8 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
8 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (3.85%) StarTeam
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) Spring
2 18 (69.23%) Hibernate
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 18 (69.23%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) EJB
3 15 (57.69%) Java EE
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) JMS
5 11 (42.31%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
6 9 (34.62%) jQuery
7 8 (30.77%) SOAP
7 8 (30.77%) JSON
7 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 7 (26.92%) J2EE
8 7 (26.92%) Servlets
8 7 (26.92%) JSF
9 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 6 (23.08%) JSP
10 5 (19.23%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) GIS
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) UML
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) User Stories
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Web Development
7 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 4 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) Process Management
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) AOP
10 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.85%) BDD
10 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Python
4 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
6 4 (15.38%) Jython
6 4 (15.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
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