The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 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 East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 1.53% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -6.22% +20.00%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 276 202 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 43.40% 34.24% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 152 174
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in Oxfordshire

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

1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 7 (87.50%) Talend
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 8 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Talend