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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank - 69 76
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.82% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.13% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £250 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
JPA
UK

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
186 312 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.18% 35.58% 33.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 242 178
Median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.32%
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 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 1 October 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Facelets
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Facelets
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) IBM