The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank - 47 54
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 3.66% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.43% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Median daily rate - £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £385
% change year-on-year
+7.13% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
JPA
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 177 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.01% 29.45% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 144 124
Median daily rate £475 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JPA across the South Wales region.

JPA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for JPA.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
5 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) JUnit
5 6 (60.00%) IIS
5 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (60.00%) SOAP
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) XSD
5 6 (60.00%) Adobe
5 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (60.00%) ILOG
5 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) Subversion
5 6 (60.00%) JRules
5 6 (60.00%) Document Management

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
1 6 (60.00%) FileNet
1 6 (60.00%) GeoServer
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
1 6 (60.00%) LiveCycle
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Gliffy
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) DbUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) Spock
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Dojo
3 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 6 (60.00%) Java SE
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) JRules
3 6 (60.00%) JSTS
3 6 (60.00%) OpenLayers
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) XSD
4 4 (40.00%) Facelets
4 4 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (40.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (60.00%) Document Management
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
1 6 (60.00%) ILOG
1 6 (60.00%) Kofax
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) IBM