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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 563 565 570
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 43 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.027% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 16
Average daily rate
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£460 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 25 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 29 August 2014. 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 +11 43 £460 +8.23% 14
London +43 33 £461 +23.00% 5
City of London +21 5 £450 +12.50%
North West - 4 £325 - 7
South West - 3 - -
West Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Wells - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 4
Kent - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 71 (68.93%) HTML
3 69 (66.99%) Hibernate
4 63 (61.17%) REST
5 61 (59.22%) UNIX
6 55 (53.40%) Linux
6 55 (53.40%) MongoDB
7 53 (51.46%) HTTP
8 51 (49.51%) Web Design
8 51 (49.51%) Neo4j
8 51 (49.51%) Responsive Web Design
8 51 (49.51%) Relational Database
9 50 (48.54%) Mac OS X
10 46 (44.66%) Configuration Management
11 36 (34.95%) Spring
12 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
13 30 (29.13%) Subversion
14 29 (28.16%) Web Services
14 29 (28.16%) Oracle
15 28 (27.18%) SQL
16 25 (24.27%) Java EE
17 24 (23.30%) Finance
18 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
18 23 (22.33%) Web Development
19 22 (21.36%) JPA
20 21 (20.39%) JMS
21 20 (19.42%) J2EE
22 18 (17.48%) CSS
22 18 (17.48%) RESTful
23 16 (15.53%) JSP

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 14 (13.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.74%) AquaLogic
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.83%) Apache
5 3 (2.91%) Documentum
5 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.91%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.94%) Liferay
7 1 (0.97%) CMS
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.97%) Mule
7 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 53 (51.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (53.40%) MongoDB
2 51 (49.51%) Neo4j
2 51 (49.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.85%) MySQL
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.94%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.97%) DB2
8 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) CloverETL
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.97%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 31 (30.10%) Git (software)
2 30 (29.13%) Subversion
3 16 (15.53%) JUnit
3 16 (15.53%) Eclipse
4 15 (14.56%) Maven
5 7 (6.80%) NetBeans
6 5 (4.85%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.91%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.91%) Selenium
8 2 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.94%) Ant
8 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.97%) Log4j
9 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.97%) JIRA
9 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (23.30%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.80%) Back Office
5 6 (5.83%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) French Language
7 1 (0.97%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (89.32%) Developer
2 84 (81.55%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.62%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (10.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Architect
7 4 (3.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Programmer
7 4 (3.88%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (3.88%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.91%) C++ Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (2.91%) Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.91%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Java Programmer
8 3 (2.91%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (68.93%) HTML
2 69 (66.99%) Hibernate
3 63 (61.17%) REST
4 36 (34.95%) Spring
5 29 (28.16%) Web Services
6 25 (24.27%) Java EE
7 22 (21.36%) JPA
8 21 (20.39%) JMS
9 20 (19.42%) J2EE
10 18 (17.48%) CSS
10 18 (17.48%) RESTful
11 16 (15.53%) JSP
12 15 (14.56%) jQuery
13 13 (12.62%) Apache CXF
14 11 (10.68%) Middleware
14 11 (10.68%) JAX-WS
15 10 (9.71%) XML
16 9 (8.74%) JSF
17 7 (6.80%) JDBC
17 7 (6.80%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Fixed Income
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.88%) Open Source
2 4 (3.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.94%) Clustering
3 2 (1.94%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.97%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.22%) UNIX
2 55 (53.40%) Linux
3 50 (48.54%) Mac OS X
4 9 (8.74%) Windows
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.88%) Android
5 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.51%) Web Design
1 51 (49.51%) Responsive Web Design
2 46 (44.66%) Configuration Management
3 23 (22.33%) Web Development
4 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
5 13 (12.62%) Scrum
6 12 (11.65%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.74%) TDD
9 5 (4.85%) MVC
9 5 (4.85%) OO
9 5 (4.85%) UML
9 5 (4.85%) BDD
10 4 (3.88%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.88%) Workflow
10 4 (3.88%) Content Management
11 3 (2.91%) Software Testing
11 3 (2.91%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.91%) Test Automation
11 3 (2.91%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) Java
2 28 (27.18%) SQL
3 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.74%) Shell Script
5 5 (4.85%) Bourne shell
5 5 (4.85%) Scala
5 5 (4.85%) Korn
6 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.88%) C++
7 3 (2.91%) C
7 3 (2.91%) C#
7 3 (2.91%) Groovy
8 2 (1.94%) XPath
8 2 (1.94%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.94%) Python
8 2 (1.94%) Ruby
9 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.97%) XQuery
9 1 (0.97%) PHP
9 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Oozie
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (28.16%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) IBM
3 9 (8.74%) JBoss
4 3 (2.91%) Google
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.94%) Talend
6 1 (0.97%) Perforce
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge, United Kingdom
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southend on Sea
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £495 - 500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago