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 3 months to 27 June 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.

Java Persistence API (JPA)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 49 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3  
Contract jobs citing JPA 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.84% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 3.39% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £420 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +2.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +0.47% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -10.00%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71 118 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.58% 24.69% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 69 89
Median daily rate £350 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for JPA.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Spring
4 10 (55.56%) Programme Management
4 10 (55.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (55.56%) Marketing
4 10 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) Electronics
4 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) SAP
4 10 (55.56%) JSON
4 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
4 10 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (44.44%) SDLC
6 8 (44.44%) C
6 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 8 (44.44%) J2EE
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 7 (38.89%) JAXB
7 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering

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 7 (38.89%) JBoss
1 7 (38.89%) Mule
1 7 (38.89%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Electronics
2 10 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 10 (55.56%) Marketing
2 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) Spring
4 10 (55.56%) JSON
4 10 (55.56%) Spring MVC
5 8 (44.44%) J2EE
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
6 7 (38.89%) Apache Camel
6 7 (38.89%) Backbone.js
6 7 (38.89%) EJB
6 7 (38.89%) EJB 3.0
6 7 (38.89%) Ember.js
6 7 (38.89%) JAXB
6 7 (38.89%) JSF
6 7 (38.89%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (38.89%) REST
6 7 (38.89%) Spring Integration
6 7 (38.89%) XSD
6 7 (38.89%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
1 10 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
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