Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 59 72
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing JPA 16 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.49% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.32% 3.97% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 7
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £450 £410 £363
90th Percentile £563 £496 £475
South West median daily rate £525 £420 £402
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.61% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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 155 151 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.11% 22.54% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 76 159
Gloucestershire median daily rate £391 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% +2.81% +1.39%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £305
90th Percentile £563 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £418 £386 £365
% change year-on-year +8.09% +5.82% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +9.38% -6.98%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -7.74%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Gloucestershire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor 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 20 September 2018. 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
Cirencester - 2 - -
JPA
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 14 (87.50%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Web Services
3 13 (81.25%) XML
3 13 (81.25%) XSD
3 13 (81.25%) XSLT
3 13 (81.25%) JBoss
3 13 (81.25%) JAXB
3 13 (81.25%) Oracle
3 13 (81.25%) JUnit
3 13 (81.25%) EJB
3 13 (81.25%) C
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 13 (81.25%) JSF
3 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) Software Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) EJB 3.0
3 13 (81.25%) REST
3 13 (81.25%) PrimeFaces
3 13 (81.25%) SDLC
3 13 (81.25%) Workflow
3 13 (81.25%) Rational Team Concert
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 13 (81.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) JUnit
1 13 (81.25%) Rational Team Concert
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 14 (87.50%) J2EE
1 14 (87.50%) Web Services
2 13 (81.25%) EJB
2 13 (81.25%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (81.25%) JAXB
2 13 (81.25%) JSF
2 13 (81.25%) PrimeFaces
2 13 (81.25%) REST
2 13 (81.25%) XML
2 13 (81.25%) XSD
2 13 (81.25%) XSLT
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Express
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Batch
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Requirements Analysis
1 13 (81.25%) Scrum
1 13 (81.25%) SDLC
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
1 13 (81.25%) Software Testing
1 13 (81.25%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) API Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Microservices
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) C
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) DV Cleared
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle