The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 136 121 145
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Contract jobs citing JPA 9 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.56% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 2.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
746 757 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.21% 24.84% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 512 571
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 16
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £19.46 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Gloucestershire -8 7 £375 +2.73% 4
Bristol -7 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £330 - 2
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 West region with a requirement for JPA.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) Spring
3 24 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 22 (68.75%) HTML
5 21 (65.63%) Maven
6 20 (62.50%) CSS
7 19 (59.38%) MVC
7 19 (59.38%) Spring MVC
8 17 (53.13%) JSP
9 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (43.75%) Finance
11 12 (37.50%) XML
11 12 (37.50%) Apache Camel
12 11 (34.38%) Spring Integration
12 11 (34.38%) Web Services
12 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
13 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
13 10 (31.25%) JSON
13 10 (31.25%) SDLC
14 9 (28.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 9 (28.13%) Mule ESB
14 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (28.13%) jQuery
14 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
14 9 (28.13%) Mule
14 9 (28.13%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (28.13%) SAP Oil and Gas

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (34.38%) Tomcat
2 9 (28.13%) Mule
2 9 (28.13%) Mule ESB
3 7 (21.88%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.13%) Alfresco
6 1 (3.13%) Liferay
6 1 (3.13%) Sakai
Business Applications
1 9 (28.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (28.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Maven
2 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 9 (28.13%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Mockito
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Integration Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Portal Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) Spring
2 24 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 22 (68.75%) HTML
4 20 (62.50%) CSS
5 19 (59.38%) Spring MVC
6 17 (53.13%) JSP
7 12 (37.50%) Apache Camel
7 12 (37.50%) XML
8 11 (34.38%) Spring Integration
8 11 (34.38%) Web Services
9 10 (31.25%) JSON
10 9 (28.13%) jQuery
11 8 (25.00%) J2EE
12 7 (21.88%) JAX-WS
12 7 (21.88%) Velocity
12 7 (21.88%) XHTML
12 7 (21.88%) XSLT
13 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (12.50%) Dojo
14 4 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) VLE
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) MVC
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Programme Management
5 8 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Web Development
7 6 (18.75%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
7 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (12.50%) Open Source
10 3 (9.38%) High Availability
10 3 (9.38%) UML
11 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 2 (6.25%) BDD
11 2 (6.25%) Kanban
11 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Blackboard
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
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