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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 449 567 518
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -49
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 137 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.048% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.93% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 17 17
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£450 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £223 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £525 £323
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +62.79%
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
14707 14714 12753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.38% 27.19% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9574 9397 8038
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 228 336
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 April 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 April 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 +96 130 £450 -10.00% 10
London +44 57 £525 +10.52% 7
Yorkshire - 34 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 33 £425 -
Leeds - 33 £425 -
City of London +39 26 £525 -
North West -1 17 £400 - 1
East of England - 14 £400 - 1
Scotland - 7 £419 -
Glasgow - 6 £388 -
South West - 5 £388 -
South East - 3 £273 -
East Midlands - 1 £330 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £550 -
Derbyshire - 1 £330 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Derby - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrogate - - - -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Java
2 178 (67.17%) HTML
3 163 (61.51%) REST
4 152 (57.36%) Relational Database
5 146 (55.09%) MongoDB
5 146 (55.09%) Linux
6 141 (53.21%) UNIX
6 141 (53.21%) Hibernate
7 135 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (47.55%) HTTP
9 123 (46.42%) Neo4j
10 122 (46.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 122 (46.04%) Web Design
11 116 (43.77%) Mac OS X
12 101 (38.11%) TDD
13 88 (33.21%) Configuration Management
14 71 (26.79%) Web Services
15 67 (25.28%) JavaScript
16 64 (24.15%) Spring
17 60 (22.64%) RESTful
18 58 (21.89%) SQL
19 55 (20.75%) CSS
20 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
20 54 (20.38%) BDD
21 53 (20.00%) OO
22 47 (17.74%) XML
22 47 (17.74%) Maven
22 47 (17.74%) Subversion
23 43 (16.23%) J2EE
24 42 (15.85%) Scrum

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 33 (12.45%) Tomcat
2 29 (10.94%) WebSphere
3 26 (9.81%) JBoss
4 14 (5.28%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.40%) Apache
6 7 (2.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (2.64%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (1.89%) Mule
8 3 (1.13%) Jetty
8 3 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.38%) Documentum
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.38%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
1 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 126 (47.55%) HTTP
2 10 (3.77%) LDAP
3 9 (3.40%) Internet
4 3 (1.13%) SSL
5 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (57.36%) Relational Database
2 146 (55.09%) MongoDB
3 123 (46.42%) Neo4j
4 29 (10.94%) RDBMS
5 18 (6.79%) MySQL
6 11 (4.15%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.02%) MariaDB
8 7 (2.64%) Informix
9 6 (2.26%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.89%) Big Data
11 4 (1.51%) DTS
12 3 (1.13%) DB2
12 3 (1.13%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.13%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.13%) Triplestore
12 3 (1.13%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.75%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.75%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
2 47 (17.74%) Maven
2 47 (17.74%) Subversion
3 39 (14.72%) Cucumber
4 37 (13.96%) Mockito
5 26 (9.81%) Eclipse
6 20 (7.55%) Ant
6 20 (7.55%) JUnit
7 18 (6.79%) SoapUI
8 17 (6.42%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.02%) Selenium
10 6 (2.26%) JIRA
11 5 (1.89%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.89%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.13%) JDeveloper
12 3 (1.13%) Log4j
12 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (1.13%) Gradle
13 2 (0.75%) jMock
General
1 21 (7.92%) Banking
2 20 (7.55%) Finance
3 18 (6.79%) Marketing
4 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.26%) Front Office
5 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.13%) Publishing
8 2 (0.75%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 252 (95.09%) Developer
2 245 (92.45%) Java Developer
3 35 (13.21%) Senior Developer
3 35 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (8.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (2.64%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (1.89%) Software Engineer
7 5 (1.89%) Web Developer
7 5 (1.89%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (1.89%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (1.51%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (1.51%) UI Programmer
8 4 (1.51%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (1.51%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (1.51%) UI Developer
8 4 (1.51%) C++ Developer
8 4 (1.51%) Architect
9 3 (1.13%) Technical Architect
9 3 (1.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (67.17%) HTML
2 163 (61.51%) REST
3 141 (53.21%) Hibernate
4 71 (26.79%) Web Services
5 64 (24.15%) Spring
6 60 (22.64%) RESTful
7 55 (20.75%) CSS
8 47 (17.74%) XML
9 43 (16.23%) J2EE
10 37 (13.96%) SOAP
11 31 (11.70%) HTML5
12 26 (9.81%) JSON
13 25 (9.43%) JAX-WS
14 23 (8.68%) Ajax
15 21 (7.92%) AngularJS
16 17 (6.42%) XHTML
16 17 (6.42%) TopLink
16 17 (6.42%) Spring MVC
17 16 (6.04%) JPA
18 15 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.04%) Derivative
2 9 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.02%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.64%) Open Source
5 6 (2.26%) User Experience
5 6 (2.26%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.51%) Linked Data
7 3 (1.13%) Semantic Web
7 3 (1.13%) Neural Network
7 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.75%) Wiki
8 2 (0.75%) Blog
8 2 (0.75%) Ontologies
8 2 (0.75%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.75%) Equities
8 2 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 146 (55.09%) Linux
2 141 (53.21%) UNIX
3 116 (43.77%) Mac OS X
4 17 (6.42%) Windows
4 17 (6.42%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (46.04%) Responsive Web Design
2 122 (46.04%) Web Design
3 101 (38.11%) TDD
4 88 (33.21%) Configuration Management
5 54 (20.38%) BDD
6 53 (20.00%) OO
7 42 (15.85%) Scrum
8 37 (13.96%) Web Development
9 28 (10.57%) Mentoring
10 26 (9.81%) Data Modelling
11 24 (9.06%) Software Engineering
12 20 (7.55%) Content Management
13 19 (7.17%) MVC
13 19 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (6.79%) User Stories
15 17 (6.42%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (6.04%) Use Case
16 16 (6.04%) Microservices
17 15 (5.66%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 265 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (25.28%) JavaScript
3 58 (21.89%) SQL
4 10 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.64%) Scala
6 5 (1.89%) C++
6 5 (1.89%) C
6 5 (1.89%) Python
6 5 (1.89%) Ruby
7 4 (1.51%) SPARQL
8 2 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) XQuery
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.38%) C#
9 1 (0.38%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) VBA
9 1 (0.38%) XPath
9 1 (0.38%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 17 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.64%) Degree
3 4 (1.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.75%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (12.45%) Oracle
2 29 (10.94%) IBM
3 2 (0.75%) SaltStack
3 2 (0.75%) Perforce
3 2 (0.75%) VMware
3 2 (0.75%) HP
3 2 (0.75%) Cisco
3 2 (0.75%) Compuware
4 1 (0.38%) Mercator
4 1 (0.38%) Cognos
4 1 (0.38%) Sybase
4 1 (0.38%) SAP
4 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.38%) Kony