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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 257 252 241
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing JPA 17 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 7
Median daily rate £500 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £363 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
2443 2222 2086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.25% 23.85% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1591 1389 1199
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 45
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Oxfordshire - 8 £513 - 1
Hampshire +3 7 £400 +23.07%
Kent - 1 £500 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) Oracle
3 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (65.85%) Spring
5 26 (63.41%) SOAP
6 25 (60.98%) XML
7 24 (58.54%) Web Services
8 23 (56.10%) SQL
9 22 (53.66%) Maven
10 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
11 19 (46.34%) JSF
11 19 (46.34%) UML
12 18 (43.90%) HTML
12 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
12 18 (43.90%) EJB
13 17 (41.46%) CSS
13 17 (41.46%) JMS
14 16 (39.02%) JIRA
14 16 (39.02%) Java EE
14 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database
15 15 (36.59%) JBoss
16 14 (34.15%) Ant
16 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
17 13 (31.71%) Unix
17 13 (31.71%) WebLogic
17 13 (31.71%) Subversion
18 12 (29.27%) Java SE
18 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (29.27%) Toad
18 12 (29.27%) Finance

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 15 (36.59%) JBoss
2 13 (31.71%) WebLogic
3 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (4.88%) BigMachines
2 2 (4.88%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) DVB
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.32%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Maven
2 16 (39.02%) JIRA
3 14 (34.15%) Ant
4 13 (31.71%) Subversion
5 12 (29.27%) Toad
6 11 (26.83%) JUnit
7 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
7 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
8 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
8 8 (19.51%) Gradle
8 8 (19.51%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (17.07%) CruiseControl
9 7 (17.07%) Mockito
10 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (7.32%) Selenium
11 2 (4.88%) Hudson
11 2 (4.88%) JMeter
11 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 31 (75.61%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Integration Developer
5 5 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Programmer
5 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) Spring
2 26 (63.41%) SOAP
3 25 (60.98%) XML
4 24 (58.54%) Web Services
5 20 (48.78%) Hibernate
6 19 (46.34%) JSF
7 18 (43.90%) EJB
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
8 17 (41.46%) CSS
8 17 (41.46%) JMS
9 16 (39.02%) Java EE
10 12 (29.27%) Java SE
11 10 (24.39%) Apache Camel
11 10 (24.39%) RESTful
12 8 (19.51%) Apache CXF
12 8 (19.51%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (19.51%) XML Schema
13 7 (17.07%) JRules
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) UML
3 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.95%) SOA
5 8 (19.51%) ETL
5 8 (19.51%) Integration Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Migration
5 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.07%) Process Management
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) Microservices
7 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.20%) Web Development
9 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (4.88%) OWASP
11 2 (4.88%) SDLC
11 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) PL/SQL
5 8 (19.51%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 7 (17.07%) Jython
6 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Apex Code
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) Groovy
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
8 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Talend
3 6 (14.63%) Adobe
4 4 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.88%) Siebel
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