The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 33 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.36% 0.32% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 1.02% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £338 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -2.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.02% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - -
JPA
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 98 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.64% 31.01% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 63 57
Median daily rate £425 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

JPA
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the Southampton region.

JPA Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

JPA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for JPA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java