The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank - 52 63
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 2.49% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.87% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Median daily rate - £250 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £398
% change year-on-year
+7.13% -8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
JPA
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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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 248 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.12% 28.12% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 189 153
Median daily rate £475 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for JPA.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
5 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) JUnit
5 6 (60.00%) IIS
5 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (60.00%) SOAP
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) XSD
5 6 (60.00%) Adobe
5 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (60.00%) ILOG
5 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) Subversion
5 6 (60.00%) JRules
5 6 (60.00%) Document Management

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
1 6 (60.00%) FileNet
1 6 (60.00%) GeoServer
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
1 6 (60.00%) LiveCycle
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Gliffy
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (60.00%) DbUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Hudson
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 6 (60.00%) Spock
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JSF
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Dojo
3 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 6 (60.00%) Java SE
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) JRules
3 6 (60.00%) JSTS
3 6 (60.00%) OpenLayers
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) XSD
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) Facelets
4 4 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (60.00%) Document Management
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
1 6 (60.00%) ILOG
1 6 (60.00%) Kofax
1 6 (60.00%) Splunk
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) IBM