The table below looks at the statistics for JAX-RS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JAX-RS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 138 133 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 15 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.097% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 0.41% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
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£400 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
873 736 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.52% 23.91% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 431 320
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £20.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £43.65 £150.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

JAX-RS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JAX-RS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JAX-RS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

JAX-RS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JAX-RS across the North West region.

JAX-RS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

JAX-RS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-RS within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 12 £400 -
Manchester -16 3 £450 +38.46% 1
JAX-RS
England

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing JAX-RS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JAX-RS.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (88.57%) HTML
3 27 (77.14%) HTTP
4 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 23 (65.71%) REST
6 21 (60.00%) MongoDB
6 21 (60.00%) Neo4j
7 20 (57.14%) Hibernate
8 19 (54.29%) Web Design
8 19 (54.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (51.43%) UNIX
9 18 (51.43%) Linux
9 18 (51.43%) Mac OS X
10 16 (45.71%) Configuration Management
11 12 (34.29%) Oracle
11 12 (34.29%) TDD
11 12 (34.29%) Spring
12 11 (31.43%) Finance
12 11 (31.43%) J2EE
13 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 10 (28.57%) CSS
13 10 (28.57%) JSON
14 9 (25.71%) Mockito
14 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
15 8 (22.86%) PowerMock
15 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
15 8 (22.86%) JUnit
15 8 (22.86%) Internet
15 8 (22.86%) Informix

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing JAX-RS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JAX-RS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (22.86%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 21 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (60.00%) Neo4j
3 8 (22.86%) Informix
3 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Mockito
1 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
2 8 (22.86%) JUnit
2 8 (22.86%) Selenium
3 5 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Introscope
4 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.57%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
1 35 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) HTML
2 23 (65.71%) REST
3 20 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 12 (34.29%) Spring
5 11 (31.43%) J2EE
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (22.86%) PowerMock
7 8 (22.86%) RESTful
7 8 (22.86%) JDBC
7 8 (22.86%) Servlets
7 8 (22.86%) SOAP
7 8 (22.86%) Web Services
7 8 (22.86%) XML
7 8 (22.86%) XSL
7 8 (22.86%) WSDL
7 8 (22.86%) JAX-RPC
8 4 (11.43%) Apache Camel
8 4 (11.43%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Online Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) UNIX
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
1 18 (51.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Web Design
1 19 (54.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Configuration Management
4 12 (34.29%) TDD
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.71%) Scrum
10 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.71%) Kanban
10 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.86%) Web Development
11 1 (2.86%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Compuware
3 3 (8.57%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Perforce
4 1 (2.86%) Kony