Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 July 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 > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 4.09% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Somerset median daily rate - £425 -
South West median daily rate £525 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £52.50 -
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 Somerset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 138 156 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.60% 35.45% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 106 95
Somerset median daily rate £414 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £312 £306 £263
90th Percentile £501 £477 £441
South West median daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +0.31% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 24
Somerset median hourly rate £175.00 £52.50 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% +33.33% -7.89%
10th Percentile £162.50 £47.50 £31.78
90th Percentile £187.50 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -1.11% +7.14% +7.01%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in Somerset

JPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JPA in Somerset