Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 February 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 158 167
Rank change year-on-year +38 +9 -10
Contract jobs citing JPA 39 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.08% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 0.90% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 12
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £354 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% +4.81% +0.75%
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £398
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.92% +22.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 803 889 1,040
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.21% 24.08% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 510 666
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £285
90th Percentile £538 £525 £480
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 32
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.20 £44.46 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% -6.40% +26.67%
10th Percentile £30.88 £37.75 £36.25
90th Percentile £80.73 £66.29 £57.95
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +18.38%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Hampshire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in Hampshire

JPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JPA in Hampshire

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Farnborough -2 4 £425 - 2
Hook - 1 £475 -
JPA
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for JPA.

1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (97.44%) RESTful
3 36 (92.31%) Unit Testing
3 36 (92.31%) Linux
4 35 (89.74%) EJB
4 35 (89.74%) Web Services
4 35 (89.74%) Oracle
4 35 (89.74%) JAXB
4 35 (89.74%) EJB 3.0
4 35 (89.74%) JAX-RS
4 35 (89.74%) Oracle Database
4 35 (89.74%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (82.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 32 (82.05%) Liferay
5 32 (82.05%) GlassFish
5 32 (82.05%) HP
5 32 (82.05%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (82.05%) PL/SQL
5 32 (82.05%) SQL
6 30 (76.92%) Ehcache
7 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
8 19 (48.72%) Test Automation
9 16 (41.03%) Selenium
9 16 (41.03%) JSP
10 13 (33.33%) Struts
11 12 (30.77%) IBM
12 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.95%) Spring
13 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
13 7 (17.95%) Hibernate

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 32 (82.05%) GlassFish
1 32 (82.05%) Liferay
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) Confluence
3 3 (7.69%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (89.74%) Oracle Database
2 32 (82.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 32 (82.05%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Jenkins
2 16 (41.03%) Selenium
3 7 (17.95%) Gradle
4 6 (15.38%) Mockito
4 6 (15.38%) Subversion
5 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.26%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Ant
6 3 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.69%) JIRA
6 3 (7.69%) Maven
6 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (92.31%) Java Developer
3 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) RESTful
2 35 (89.74%) EJB
2 35 (89.74%) EJB 3.0
2 35 (89.74%) JAXB
2 35 (89.74%) JAX-RS
2 35 (89.74%) Web Services
3 30 (76.92%) Ehcache
4 16 (41.03%) JSP
5 13 (33.33%) Struts
6 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
6 7 (17.95%) Spring
7 4 (10.26%) Spring Boot
8 3 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (7.69%) Java EE
8 3 (7.69%) Java SE
8 3 (7.69%) JMS
8 3 (7.69%) JSF
8 3 (7.69%) Swagger
8 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (89.74%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 19 (48.72%) Test Automation
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) System Testing
4 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) OWASP
5 3 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (2.56%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (2.56%) API Design
6 1 (2.56%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.56%) User Stories
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) PL/SQL
2 32 (82.05%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Oracle
2 32 (82.05%) HP
3 12 (30.77%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat