The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for JPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JPA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Persistence API (JPA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JPA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

JPA is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 330 435 611
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 18.01% 17.71% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 266 365
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £55.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.99% +70.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing JPA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Berkshire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JPA in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in Berkshire

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 1 - -
JPA
South East

JPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JPA.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) OpenLayers
2 4 (80.00%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE

JPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (80.00%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) OpenLayers
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle