Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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 East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 67 89
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing JPA 7 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.62% 2.29% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 7.95% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 3
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £480 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.54% -1.54% +21.12%
10th Percentile £370 £315 £429
90th Percentile £482 £515 £530
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 447 302 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 39.31% 28.87% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 171 212
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £544 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 3
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +4.65% +14.67%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

JPA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for JPA in West Sussex

JPA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JPA in West Sussex

JPA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JPA in West Sussex

JPA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JPA within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Worthing -29 4 £485 +1.04%
Gatwick -6 2 £375 +13.64%
JPA
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for JPA.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Java 8
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) EJB
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XSD
4 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 4 (57.14%) JMS
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) EclipseLink
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (42.86%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Workshop

JPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (28.57%) Gradle
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Messaging Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) EclipseLink
3 4 (57.14%) EJB
3 4 (57.14%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSD
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
5 2 (28.57%) Kafka
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Java 8
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle