The table below looks at the statistics for JAX-RS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JAX-RS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 483 537 530
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -7
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 118 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.11% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.39% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 43 20
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £450
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 - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15010 14998 13126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.53% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9741 9785 8213
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 216 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

JAX-RS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JAX-RS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JAX-RS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JAX-RS within the UK.

JAX-RS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JAX-RS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JAX-RS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

JAX-RS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JAX-RS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JAX-RS within the UK.

JAX-RS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JAX-RS
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 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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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
England +52 107 £425 -10.52% 17
London -4 35 £525 +10.52% 10
Yorkshire +23 33 £425 +51.24%
West Yorkshire +19 32 £425 +51.24%
Leeds +13 32 £425 +51.24%
City of London +10 17 £525 +5.00% 2
East of England - 17 £400 - 4
Essex - 17 £400 -
North West -11 14 £400 +23.07% 1
Cheshire +5 11 £400 -
Warrington - 7 £413 -
South West - 7 £400 -
Devon - 6 £400 -
Exeter - 6 £400 -
Scotland -5 5 £450 +50.00% 1
Glasgow -11 4 £403 +34.16% 1
Manchester -14 3 £450 +38.46% 1
Basildon - 3 £400 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
South East -9 2 £275 -15.38%
South Wales - 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 - - 1
Newport - 2 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Sheffield - 1 £550 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £375 -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (60.26%) HTML
3 134 (57.26%) REST
4 128 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (52.99%) Relational Database
6 115 (49.15%) Linux
7 113 (48.29%) MongoDB
8 110 (47.01%) UNIX
9 106 (45.30%) Hibernate
10 95 (40.60%) TDD
11 92 (39.32%) Neo4j
12 91 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
12 91 (38.89%) Web Design
12 91 (38.89%) HTTP
13 83 (35.47%) Mac OS X
14 67 (28.63%) Web Services
15 65 (27.78%) Spring
16 60 (25.64%) RESTful
17 59 (25.21%) JavaScript
17 59 (25.21%) Configuration Management
18 58 (24.79%) OO
19 57 (24.36%) Maven
20 52 (22.22%) SQL
21 51 (21.79%) BDD
22 50 (21.37%) Git (software)
23 45 (19.23%) XML
23 45 (19.23%) CSS
24 42 (17.95%) Subversion
25 40 (17.09%) Mockito
25 40 (17.09%) SOAP

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (14.96%) WebSphere
2 33 (14.10%) Tomcat
3 24 (10.26%) JBoss
4 9 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.42%) Apache
6 7 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (2.99%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.99%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.71%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.71%) Jetty
7 4 (1.71%) Mule
8 3 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.85%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.85%) Confluence
9 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.43%) IIS
10 1 (0.43%) Documentum
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 91 (38.89%) HTTP
2 8 (3.42%) Internet
3 6 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (52.99%) Relational Database
2 113 (48.29%) MongoDB
3 92 (39.32%) Neo4j
4 28 (11.97%) RDBMS
5 18 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.27%) MySQL
7 7 (2.99%) Informix
7 7 (2.99%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.99%) Triplestore
8 6 (2.56%) MarkLogic
8 6 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.14%) Big Data
10 3 (1.28%) DB2
10 3 (1.28%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.28%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.85%) OrientDB
11 2 (0.85%) Mahout
11 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.85%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 57 (24.36%) Maven
2 50 (21.37%) Git (software)
3 42 (17.95%) Subversion
4 40 (17.09%) Mockito
5 38 (16.24%) Cucumber
6 30 (12.82%) Eclipse
7 27 (11.54%) JUnit
8 23 (9.83%) Ant
9 18 (7.69%) SoapUI
10 16 (6.84%) Jenkins
11 9 (3.85%) Selenium
12 7 (2.99%) JIRA
13 5 (2.14%) SonarQube
14 4 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 3 (1.28%) IntelliJ
15 3 (1.28%) TeamCity
15 3 (1.28%) Log4j
16 2 (0.85%) Gradle
16 2 (0.85%) Artifactory
16 2 (0.85%) Gerrit
General
1 20 (8.55%) Finance
2 19 (8.12%) Marketing
3 17 (7.26%) Banking
4 7 (2.99%) Front Office
5 6 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.14%) Publishing
7 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.85%) Back Office
9 2 (0.85%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 221 (94.44%) Developer
2 213 (91.03%) Java Developer
3 40 (17.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 40 (17.09%) Senior Developer
4 19 (8.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (2.14%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (1.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (1.71%) UI Programmer
8 4 (1.71%) UI Developer
9 3 (1.28%) Architect
9 3 (1.28%) Software Engineer
9 3 (1.28%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (1.28%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (1.28%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Developer
9 3 (1.28%) C++ Developer
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (0.85%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (60.26%) HTML
2 134 (57.26%) REST
3 106 (45.30%) Hibernate
4 67 (28.63%) Web Services
5 65 (27.78%) Spring
6 60 (25.64%) RESTful
7 45 (19.23%) XML
7 45 (19.23%) CSS
8 40 (17.09%) SOAP
9 39 (16.67%) J2EE
10 29 (12.39%) JSON
11 28 (11.97%) Ajax
11 28 (11.97%) JAX-WS
12 26 (11.11%) HTML5
13 22 (9.40%) XHTML
13 22 (9.40%) TopLink
14 20 (8.55%) AngularJS
15 17 (7.26%) Spring MVC
16 14 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (5.98%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.84%) Derivative
2 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.99%) Semantic Web
4 6 (2.56%) User Experience
5 5 (2.14%) Open Source
6 4 (1.71%) Linked Data
6 4 (1.71%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.28%) Neural Network
7 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.85%) Wiki
8 2 (0.85%) Blog
8 2 (0.85%) Ontologies
8 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.85%) Equities
8 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 115 (49.15%) Linux
2 110 (47.01%) UNIX
3 83 (35.47%) Mac OS X
4 22 (9.40%) Windows
5 21 (8.97%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (40.60%) TDD
3 91 (38.89%) Responsive Web Design
3 91 (38.89%) Web Design
4 59 (25.21%) Configuration Management
5 58 (24.79%) OO
6 51 (21.79%) BDD
7 39 (16.67%) Scrum
8 27 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 25 (10.68%) Web Development
10 24 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (8.55%) User Stories
11 20 (8.55%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 18 (7.69%) Content Management
12 18 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (7.69%) MVC
13 14 (5.98%) Use Case
14 13 (5.56%) RUP
15 12 (5.13%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (25.21%) JavaScript
3 52 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (2.99%) SPARQL
5 4 (1.71%) Scala
6 3 (1.28%) C++
6 3 (1.28%) C
7 2 (0.85%) C#
7 2 (0.85%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) VBA
8 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.43%) Python
8 1 (0.43%) XQuery
8 1 (0.43%) XPath
8 1 (0.43%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.56%) Degree
2 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.28%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) vSphere
1 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Ansible
1 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Nagios
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (11.97%) IBM
2 22 (9.40%) Oracle
3 3 (1.28%) Cisco
4 2 (0.85%) SaltStack
4 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (0.85%) HP
4 2 (0.85%) Compuware
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe
4 2 (0.85%) Perforce
5 1 (0.43%) SAP
5 1 (0.43%) Sybase
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos
5 1 (0.43%) VMware
5 1 (0.43%) Kony
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