Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 11 August 2020 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 79 53
Rank change year-on-year +39 -26 +6
Contract jobs citing JPA 2 2 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.74% 0.24% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 0.94% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +25.00%
10th Percentile £450 £450 £450
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
South West median daily rate £500 £494 £500
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51 213 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.89% 25.18% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 128 86
Median daily rate £550 £475 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +21.41% -2.19%
10th Percentile £388 £313 £263
90th Percentile £650 £581 £563
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
Median hourly rate - £46.25 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.93% -1.11%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +2.27% +0.57%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing JPA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Gloucestershire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JPA in Gloucestershire.

Daily rate trend for JPA in Gloucestershire

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £500 -
JPA
South West

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for JPA.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JAXB
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle