Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 June 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)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 103 136
Rank change year-on-year +19 +33 -55
Contract jobs citing JPA 22 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.71% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 1.12% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 9
North East median daily rate £400 £385 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +22.22% -1.56%
10th Percentile £357 £382 £286
90th Percentile £426 £385 £354
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £52.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +45.83% -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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 418 448 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.40% 34.62% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 291 363
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +13.82%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £269
90th Percentile £519 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 14
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £33.07 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.32% +18.09% +73.27%
10th Percentile £41.38 £12.46 £16.86
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.73 £28.75
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.75% +8.55% +8.57%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JPA in the North East

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in the North East

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Durham - 20 £400 -
Tyne and Wear -16 2 £363 -5.84%
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for JPA.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Apache
1 22 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 22 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
1 22 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 22 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 22 (100.00%) Java 8
2 21 (95.45%) Kafka
2 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
3 18 (81.82%) Apache Camel
4 10 (45.45%) Liquibase
4 10 (45.45%) Gradle
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) Project Management
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) SMS

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 22 (100.00%) Apache
2 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 22 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (45.45%) Gradle
2 10 (45.45%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Angular Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 22 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 22 (100.00%) Spring
2 21 (95.45%) Kafka
3 18 (81.82%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle