Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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 > Somerset
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +69
Contract jobs citing JPA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.40% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £420 £415 £415
% change year-on-year +1.20% - -27.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 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 159 125 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 31.93% 26.88% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 89 180
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.21%
10th Percentile £247 £237 £275
90th Percentile £475 £465 £452
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 36
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -6.43% +19.75%
10th Percentile £51.25 £34.30 £31.27
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.80 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -

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

JPA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Templecombe - 1 - -
JPA
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for JPA.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Sencha
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Luciad
2 1 (50.00%) C++

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sencha
2 1 (50.00%) Luciad