The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 137 132
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5  
Contract jobs citing JPA 23 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.84% 0.13% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 0.51% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £420 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% -6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +0.47% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 730 785 795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 26.73% 26.33% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 542 553
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 38
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in the South West

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JPA in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JPA in the South West

JPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JPA in the South West

JPA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 16 £425 - 1
Gloucestershire +11 3 £420 +8.38% 5
Devon - 3 £225 - 1
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1
JPA
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for JPA.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
3 29 (69.05%) XML
4 27 (64.29%) Spring
5 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (45.24%) Web Services
6 19 (45.24%) SQL
7 18 (42.86%) Apache Camel
8 16 (38.10%) Oracle
9 15 (35.71%) JSON
9 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
10 14 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 14 (33.33%) Scrum
10 14 (33.33%) Finance
10 14 (33.33%) MVC
10 14 (33.33%) SDLC
11 13 (30.95%) Electronics
11 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
11 13 (30.95%) Manufacturing
11 13 (30.95%) Programme Management
11 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
11 13 (30.95%) SAP
11 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (30.95%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (30.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 13 (30.95%) Marketing
11 13 (30.95%) Integration Testing
12 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (26.19%) Backbone.js

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (23.81%) Mule
1 10 (23.81%) Mule ESB
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
3 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) Jetty
5 1 (2.38%) Liferay
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 9 (21.43%) JUnit
3 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.38%) Liquibase
5 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Electronics
2 13 (30.95%) Manufacturing
2 13 (30.95%) Marketing
2 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
1 38 (90.48%) Java Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Core Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Architect
8 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
2 29 (69.05%) XML
3 27 (64.29%) Spring
4 19 (45.24%) Web Services
5 18 (42.86%) Apache Camel
6 15 (35.71%) JSON
7 14 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
8 11 (26.19%) Backbone.js
9 10 (23.81%) Ember.js
9 10 (23.81%) J2EE
9 10 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (23.81%) REST
9 10 (23.81%) Spring Integration
10 8 (19.05%) Java EE
10 8 (19.05%) JAXB
10 8 (19.05%) JDBC
10 8 (19.05%) RESTful
10 8 (19.05%) XSD
10 8 (19.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) MVC
2 14 (33.33%) Scrum
2 14 (33.33%) SDLC
3 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (30.95%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (30.95%) Integration Testing
3 13 (30.95%) Programme Management
3 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 12 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
5 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Workflow
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.90%) UML
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Microservices
9 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) C
4 7 (16.67%) C++
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) SAP
3 5 (11.90%) Luciad
4 2 (4.76%) Sencha
5 1 (2.38%) ATG
5 1 (2.38%) hybris
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