The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 114 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £50.00
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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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
561 628 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.73% 24.57% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 352 365
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £19.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £33.55 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JPA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript