The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 87 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing JPA 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.44% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
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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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
360 383 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.51% 28.52% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 206 180
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
3 6 (75.00%) ICEfaces
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) JSF
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) RSpec
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) ICEfaces
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle