The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 81 59 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing JPA 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.42% 1.44% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 3.94% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £385 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 254 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.33% 36.49% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 167 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 3 £385 +22.22%
JPA
North East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for JPA.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (60.00%) API Design
3 3 (60.00%) Gradle
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Docker

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) DocumentDB
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Gradle
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Axis
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JDBC
5 1 (20.00%) JMS
5 1 (20.00%) OAuth2
5 1 (20.00%) React
5 1 (20.00%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
5 1 (20.00%) Swagger
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) API Design
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Apigee
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle