The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 134 108 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs citing JPA 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £411 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £360 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.45%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
809 541 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.60% 25.27% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 366 332
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 34
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JPA
England

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - - 4
Somerset - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 3
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) UML
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Spring
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) OO
5 8 (44.44%) JBoss
5 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) EJB
6 7 (38.89%) Clustering
6 7 (38.89%) JMS
7 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (33.33%) Maven
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (27.78%) GWT
9 4 (22.22%) HornetQ
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 4 (22.22%) Gerrit
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) XSD
9 4 (22.22%) JSP
9 4 (22.22%) J2EE

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) OLTP
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Gerrit
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Spring
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (38.89%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (38.89%) EJB
3 7 (38.89%) JMS
4 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) GWT
6 4 (22.22%) HornetQ
6 4 (22.22%) XSD
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) J2EE
7 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Java EE
7 3 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) UML
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) SOA
8 1 (5.56%) ETL
8 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.56%) RUP
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (5.56%) BPEL
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) XPath
5 1 (5.56%) HQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) JBoss
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Yantra
3 1 (5.56%) Jaspersoft
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