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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 127 111 95
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing JPA 17 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.36% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 1.50% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 25
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£400 £300 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £305 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £385
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -19.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
774 602 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.72% 24.29% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 386 413
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 27
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.92 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.10 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucestershire -7 13 £400 +29.03% 1
Devon - 1 - - 1
Bristol - - - - 5
Wiltshire - - - -
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
3 23 (71.88%) Web Services
4 19 (59.38%) XML
4 19 (59.38%) JUnit
5 18 (56.25%) J2EE
5 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (53.13%) Spring
7 16 (50.00%) SQL
8 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
9 14 (43.75%) Oracle
9 14 (43.75%) JBoss
10 13 (40.63%) EJB
10 13 (40.63%) JSF
10 13 (40.63%) EJB 3.0
10 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
11 12 (37.50%) Spring MVC
11 12 (37.50%) REST
11 12 (37.50%) MVC
12 11 (34.38%) JAXB
12 11 (34.38%) Scrum
12 11 (34.38%) Maven
12 11 (34.38%) C++
12 11 (34.38%) SoapUI
13 10 (31.25%) HTML
13 10 (31.25%) TDD
14 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
14 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
14 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (28.13%) Workflow

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (43.75%) JBoss
2 5 (15.63%) Mule
3 2 (6.25%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) JUnit
2 11 (34.38%) Maven
2 11 (34.38%) SoapUI
3 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) TestNG
5 2 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
5 2 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
1 27 (84.38%) Java Developer
2 9 (28.13%) C++ Developer
2 9 (28.13%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 23 (71.88%) Web Services
3 19 (59.38%) XML
4 18 (56.25%) J2EE
5 17 (53.13%) Spring
6 13 (40.63%) JSF
6 13 (40.63%) EJB
6 13 (40.63%) EJB 3.0
7 12 (37.50%) Spring MVC
7 12 (37.50%) REST
8 11 (34.38%) JAXB
9 10 (31.25%) HTML
10 9 (28.13%) JAX-RS
10 9 (28.13%) PrimeFaces
11 7 (21.88%) jQuery
11 7 (21.88%) SOAP
12 6 (18.75%) CSS
13 5 (15.63%) JSP
13 5 (15.63%) CSS3
14 4 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
5 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 9 (28.13%) Software Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (28.13%) Workflow
6 7 (21.88%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
7 5 (15.63%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
10 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.13%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 9 (28.13%) C
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Jaspersoft
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