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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 40 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.24% 3.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £237 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £310 £385
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -19.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
JPA
North East

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
118 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.35% 22.48% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 32 21
Average daily rate £300 £268 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.82 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JPA across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JPA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JPA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 5 £425 +79.13% 2
JPA
North East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) J2EE
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) VME
4 3 (37.50%) COBOL
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) OCP
5 2 (25.00%) OCA
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) OCAJ
5 2 (25.00%) Java SE
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
6 1 (12.50%) JSON

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) J2EE
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Java SE
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) OCP
2 2 (25.00%) OCA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) OCAJ
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) EnterpriseDB