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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 223 231 227
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing JPA 30 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.06% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 2
Average daily rate £391 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £380 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
2205 2273 1985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.77% 24.45% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1474 1307 1080
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 51 62
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.75 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 5 February 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
(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
Surrey +10 17 £408 +25.38%
Hampshire -2 6 £325 -21.21%
West Sussex - 3 - -
East Sussex +4 2 £300 - 2
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 66 (98.51%) Java
2 47 (70.15%) Oracle
3 46 (68.66%) Java EE
4 45 (67.16%) JSF
5 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (64.18%) EJB
5 43 (64.18%) SOAP
6 42 (62.69%) XML
6 42 (62.69%) JMS
7 41 (61.19%) Web Services
7 41 (61.19%) JavaScript
7 41 (61.19%) Maven
8 39 (58.21%) Subversion
8 39 (58.21%) HTML
9 37 (55.22%) SQL
9 37 (55.22%) UML
10 36 (53.73%) Unix
10 36 (53.73%) CSS
11 34 (50.75%) Ant
12 32 (47.76%) WebLogic
12 32 (47.76%) PL/SQL
12 32 (47.76%) Toad
13 31 (46.27%) Java SE
14 29 (43.28%) Spring
14 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
15 27 (40.30%) Oracle Database
16 26 (38.81%) Oracle Database 11g
16 26 (38.81%) Eclipse
16 26 (38.81%) Shell Script
17 25 (37.31%) Finance

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (47.76%) WebLogic
2 14 (20.90%) Tomcat
3 12 (17.91%) JBoss
4 5 (7.46%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.99%) Jetty
6 1 (1.49%) Liferay
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Cordys
2 2 (2.99%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.99%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LDAP
2 2 (2.99%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.99%) DVB
2 2 (2.99%) SNMP
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle Database
2 26 (38.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.96%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) SQLite
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
6 1 (1.49%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (61.19%) Maven
2 39 (58.21%) Subversion
3 34 (50.75%) Ant
4 32 (47.76%) Toad
5 26 (38.81%) Eclipse
6 16 (23.88%) JIRA
6 16 (23.88%) JUnit
7 9 (13.43%) CruiseControl
8 8 (11.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
9 7 (10.45%) Mockito
10 6 (8.96%) Gradle
10 6 (8.96%) Grunt
10 6 (8.96%) Protractor
10 6 (8.96%) Selenium
11 5 (7.46%) Artifactory
11 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
11 5 (7.46%) SonarQube
12 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
12 4 (5.97%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.49%) Military
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (89.55%) Developer
2 59 (88.06%) Java Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Senior Developer
3 21 (31.34%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (14.93%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Applications Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Java Applications Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Java Programmer
6 5 (7.46%) Programmer
6 5 (7.46%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Programmer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (5.97%) WebLogic Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Java Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Designer
9 2 (2.99%) J2EE Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (68.66%) Java EE
2 45 (67.16%) JSF
3 43 (64.18%) EJB
3 43 (64.18%) SOAP
4 42 (62.69%) JMS
4 42 (62.69%) XML
5 41 (61.19%) Web Services
6 39 (58.21%) HTML
7 36 (53.73%) CSS
8 31 (46.27%) Java SE
9 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
9 29 (43.28%) Spring
10 24 (35.82%) JRules
11 23 (34.33%) J2EE
12 14 (20.90%) EJB 3.0
12 14 (20.90%) Spring MVC
13 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
13 11 (16.42%) Apache Flex
14 10 (14.93%) Java EE 5
14 10 (14.93%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Unix
2 12 (17.91%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (55.22%) UML
3 24 (35.82%) Waterfall
4 22 (32.84%) Process Management
5 17 (25.37%) Scrum
5 17 (25.37%) Web Development
6 14 (20.90%) MVC
7 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.45%) SDLC
10 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.48%) Change Control
11 3 (4.48%) TDD
12 2 (2.99%) BDD
12 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.99%) Issue Tracking
12 2 (2.99%) Kanban
12 2 (2.99%) Network Management
12 2 (2.99%) Open Source
12 2 (2.99%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 66 (98.51%) Java
2 41 (61.19%) JavaScript
3 37 (55.22%) SQL
4 32 (47.76%) PL/SQL
5 26 (38.81%) Shell Script
6 24 (35.82%) Python
7 23 (34.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 22 (32.84%) Jython
9 4 (5.97%) C
10 3 (4.48%) C++
10 3 (4.48%) PHP
11 2 (2.99%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.99%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Adobe
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco
3 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) Siebel
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
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