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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 219 222 249
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Contract jobs citing JPA 27 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 1.60% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 7
Median daily rate £373 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
2014 2560 2266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.02% 27.16% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1641 1365
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 77 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +71.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.10 £16.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
East Sussex +19 9 £300 -
Hampshire +13 5 £354 +8.84%
Berkshire +10 4 - - 2
Kent - 4 £375 -
West Sussex +10 2 £494 -
Oxfordshire -9 2 £409 -11.62%
Buckinghamshire +16 1 - - 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (92.11%) Spring
3 33 (86.84%) Hibernate
4 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
5 24 (63.16%) JUnit
6 20 (52.63%) Oracle
6 20 (52.63%) Git (software)
7 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (44.74%) Tomcat
9 16 (42.11%) CSS
9 16 (42.11%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) SQL
10 13 (34.21%) JIRA
11 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (31.58%) jQuery
11 12 (31.58%) Linux
11 12 (31.58%) XML
11 12 (31.58%) Unix
11 12 (31.58%) Scrum
11 12 (31.58%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) UML
12 11 (28.95%) Subversion
12 11 (28.95%) Maven
12 11 (28.95%) Spring MVC
12 11 (28.95%) Web Development
13 10 (26.32%) TDD
13 10 (26.32%) MySQL
13 10 (26.32%) XSLT
14 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
15 8 (21.05%) SDLC

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 17 (44.74%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.42%) Jetty
3 6 (15.79%) JBoss
4 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (5.26%) Confluence
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Force.com
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) LDAP
1 4 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (5.26%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.63%) DVB
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (26.32%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQLite
4 5 (13.16%) GIS
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) JUnit
2 20 (52.63%) Git (software)
3 13 (34.21%) JIRA
4 11 (28.95%) Maven
4 11 (28.95%) Subversion
5 7 (18.42%) Cucumber
5 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
5 7 (18.42%) Mockito
6 6 (15.79%) TestNG
7 5 (13.16%) GitLab
7 5 (13.16%) Gradle
7 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
7 5 (13.16%) TeamCity
8 4 (10.53%) NetBeans
9 2 (5.26%) Checkstyle
9 2 (5.26%) FindBugs
9 2 (5.26%) Flyway
9 2 (5.26%) JMeter
9 2 (5.26%) Liquibase
9 2 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 35 (92.11%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) SOA Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) Spring
2 33 (86.84%) Hibernate
3 16 (42.11%) CSS
3 16 (42.11%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) jQuery
4 12 (31.58%) XML
5 11 (28.95%) Spring MVC
6 10 (26.32%) XSLT
7 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.05%) J2EE
8 8 (21.05%) JSP
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) EJB
9 7 (18.42%) REST
10 6 (15.79%) Java EE
10 6 (15.79%) Spring Boot
11 5 (13.16%) JSF
11 5 (13.16%) Middleware
11 5 (13.16%) Servlets
11 5 (13.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
1 12 (31.58%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 11 (28.95%) UML
3 11 (28.95%) Web Development
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) SDLC
6 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.16%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (13.16%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Network Management
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) SysML
7 4 (10.53%) User Stories
7 4 (10.53%) XML Parsing
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Release Management
9 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Tcl
6 2 (5.26%) Apex Code
6 2 (5.26%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
7 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) Luciad