The table below looks at the statistics for JPA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Persistence API (JPA)
Rank 123 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing JPA 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.36% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £400 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +9.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £380 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
JPA
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 666 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.70% 26.68% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 434 385
Average daily rate £350 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

JPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

JPA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

JPA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

JPA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -1 11 £400 +21.21% 1
JPA
England

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
3 10 (76.92%) JUnit
4 9 (69.23%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (69.23%) Spring Boot
5 8 (61.54%) Hamcrest
6 6 (46.15%) Mockito
7 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
7 5 (38.46%) Hazelcast
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
9 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
9 3 (23.08%) Node.js
9 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
9 3 (23.08%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (15.38%) Ant
10 2 (15.38%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) ECMAScript
10 2 (15.38%) JAXB
10 2 (15.38%) Apache
10 2 (15.38%) JSF
10 2 (15.38%) Maven

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (23.08%) Node.js
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Liferay
3 1 (7.69%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (38.46%) Hazelcast
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) JUnit
2 8 (61.54%) Hamcrest
3 6 (46.15%) Mockito
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 1 (7.69%) EasyMock
5 1 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Cassandra Developer
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (84.62%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (76.92%) Apache Camel
4 9 (69.23%) Spring Boot
4 9 (69.23%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
7 2 (15.38%) JAXB
7 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
7 2 (15.38%) JSF
7 2 (15.38%) LESS
7 2 (15.38%) React
7 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) Java EE
8 1 (7.69%) REST
8 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) ECMAScript
3 2 (15.38%) ES6
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script