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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 117 112 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing JPA 16 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.89% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 3.54% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
687 791 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.46% 25.28% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 504 507
Average daily rate £350 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 15
Average hourly rate £39.38 £37.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 7 £375 -6.25% 4
Bristol +4 5 £400 -11.11%
Wiltshire - 4 £330 - 2
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (97.30%) Spring
3 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
4 27 (72.97%) HTML
4 27 (72.97%) Hibernate
5 25 (67.57%) SQL
5 25 (67.57%) CSS
6 22 (59.46%) JSP
7 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (51.35%) Maven
8 18 (48.65%) Web Services
8 18 (48.65%) Tomcat
9 17 (45.95%) XML
9 17 (45.95%) MVC
9 17 (45.95%) Finance
9 17 (45.95%) Spring MVC
10 15 (40.54%) Apache Camel
10 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
11 11 (29.73%) Scrum
11 11 (29.73%) Java EE
12 10 (27.03%) JSON
12 10 (27.03%) JSF
12 10 (27.03%) SDLC
13 9 (24.32%) Spring Integration
13 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
13 9 (24.32%) jQuery
13 9 (24.32%) JUnit
14 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (21.62%) J2EE
14 8 (21.62%) RDBMS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 18 (48.65%) Tomcat
2 8 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 7 (18.92%) Mule
3 7 (18.92%) Mule ESB
4 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.70%) Liferay
5 1 (2.70%) Sakai
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.11%) MySQL
6 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Maven
2 15 (40.54%) Eclipse
3 9 (24.32%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.41%) Mockito
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Electronics
2 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 33 (89.19%) Java Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Integration Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Portal Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) Spring
2 27 (72.97%) Hibernate
2 27 (72.97%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) CSS
4 22 (59.46%) JSP
5 18 (48.65%) Web Services
6 17 (45.95%) Spring MVC
6 17 (45.95%) XML
7 15 (40.54%) Apache Camel
8 11 (29.73%) Java EE
9 10 (27.03%) JSF
9 10 (27.03%) JSON
10 9 (24.32%) jQuery
10 9 (24.32%) Spring Integration
11 8 (21.62%) Ajax
11 8 (21.62%) J2EE
11 8 (21.62%) RichFaces
11 8 (21.62%) Struts
12 7 (18.92%) XHTML
12 7 (18.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) VLE
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) DTV
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) SDLC
5 8 (21.62%) High Availability
5 8 (21.62%) TDD
5 8 (21.62%) UML
6 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (18.92%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (18.92%) Integration Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
6 7 (18.92%) Web Development
7 6 (16.22%) Software Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.81%) Open Source
10 2 (5.41%) AOP
10 2 (5.41%) API Integration
10 2 (5.41%) BDD
10 2 (5.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
3 25 (67.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) IBM
2 7 (18.92%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Blackboard
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago