The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 March 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 / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 92 87
Contract jobs citing JPA 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.77% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £399 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £45.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 407 339 376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.26% 26.06% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 249 234
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.76% +73.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in Surrey