Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 72 82
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +22
Contract jobs citing JPA 10 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.17% 1.83% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 5.67% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 14
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £480 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -6.02% -
South East median daily rate £400 £436 £455
% change year-on-year -8.31% -4.12% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 267 388 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 31.30% 32.33% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 230 225
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +8.43%
10th Percentile £350 £306 £313
90th Percentile £538 £551 £544
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
West Sussex median hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% +41.84%
South East median hourly rate £48.95 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +15.18% - +6.25%

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 25 June 2019. 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
Horsham - 10 £300 -
JPA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) JAXB
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 10 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
1 10 (100.00%) Mockito
1 10 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 10 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 10 (100.00%) Docker
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Commons
1 10 (100.00%) Microservices
1 10 (100.00%) GeoServer
1 10 (100.00%) GeoTools

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 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
1 10 (100.00%) GeoServer
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) GIS
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) JMeter
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Maven
1 10 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Commons
1 10 (100.00%) GeoTools
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JAXB
1 10 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Atlassian