Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for JPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JPA over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 79 99
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.94% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.53% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Cheshire median daily rate - £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -15.90%
North West median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

JPA is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 439 340 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.49% 26.65% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 255 313
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £508 £500 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £32.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.31% -1.54% +87.54%
10th Percentile £44.65 £30.00 £26.02
90th Percentile £62.35 £38.75 £36.63
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Cheshire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in Cheshire