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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 253 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Contract jobs citing JPA 7 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.58% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £365 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -1.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
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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
2417 2229 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.81% 24.50% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1535 1258 1093
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 58 97
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £19.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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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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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £325 -
Berkshire - 2 £356 - 2
Hampshire -8 1 £325 -10.95% 2
West Sussex - 1 £403 -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) Spring
3 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 15 (60.00%) JSON
5 14 (56.00%) Web Services
6 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) CSS
6 13 (52.00%) RESTful
7 12 (48.00%) Oracle
7 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (44.00%) HTML
8 11 (44.00%) SOAP
8 11 (44.00%) JUnit
9 10 (40.00%) XML
10 9 (36.00%) OO
10 9 (36.00%) Servlets
10 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
10 9 (36.00%) Maven
11 8 (32.00%) Ajax
11 8 (32.00%) JSF
11 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
11 8 (32.00%) ICEfaces
12 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (28.00%) Web Development
12 7 (28.00%) TDD
13 6 (24.00%) Subversion
13 6 (24.00%) MVC
13 6 (24.00%) Ant

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) Jetty
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) JUnit
2 9 (36.00%) Maven
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (24.00%) Ant
4 6 (24.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) Mockito
6 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) Hudson
7 1 (4.00%) TestNG
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) RSpec
7 1 (4.00%) StarTeam
7 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Spring
2 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
3 15 (60.00%) JSON
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 13 (52.00%) RESTful
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 11 (44.00%) SOAP
7 10 (40.00%) XML
8 9 (36.00%) Servlets
9 8 (32.00%) ICEfaces
9 8 (32.00%) Ajax
9 8 (32.00%) JSF
10 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
10 6 (24.00%) J2EE
10 6 (24.00%) JMS
11 5 (20.00%) JDBC
11 5 (20.00%) JSP
12 4 (16.00%) DHTML
12 4 (16.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) XQuery
4 4 (16.00%) XPath
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) JPQL
5 1 (4.00%) HQL
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
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