The table below looks at the statistics for JAX-RS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JAX-RS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 561 558 556
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 85 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.53% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 47
Median daily rate £518 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £322 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
15312 15167 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 27.51% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10799 10141 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 210 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

JAX-RS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JAX-RS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-RS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 85 £518 +21.76% 4
London +12 53 £518 +3.50% 1
South East +15 23 £500 +17.64%
Oxfordshire +17 8 £550 +29.41%
East Sussex - 7 £500 -
Brighton - 7 £500 -
Yorkshire +4 6 £500 +17.64% 2
Leeds -2 5 £535 +25.88%
West Yorkshire -5 5 £535 +25.88%
West Sussex - 5 £500 -
Croydon -18 3 £400 -
Newbury - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
City of London +28 1 £375 -26.82%
South West -7 1 £488 +14.70%
Manchester -16 1 £525 +35.48%
North West -17 1 £525 +31.25%
Bristol - 1 £488 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £475 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JAX-RS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JAX-RS.

1 177 (99.44%) Java
2 126 (70.79%) REST
3 125 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (62.36%) Spring
5 99 (55.62%) TDD
6 91 (51.12%) MongoDB
7 90 (50.56%) Linux
8 86 (48.31%) Cucumber
9 79 (44.38%) Maven
10 70 (39.33%) BDD
10 70 (39.33%) HTTP
11 61 (34.27%) HTML
12 60 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (32.58%) Hibernate
14 56 (31.46%) Dropwizard
15 55 (30.90%) RESTful
16 53 (29.78%) Jenkins
17 51 (28.65%) Scala
18 50 (28.09%) Scrum
18 50 (28.09%) Unix
19 49 (27.53%) NoSQL
20 48 (26.97%) SQL
21 47 (26.40%) Microservices
22 44 (24.72%) Relational Database
22 44 (24.72%) Neo4j
22 44 (24.72%) Mac OS X
22 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
23 43 (24.16%) Mockito
24 42 (23.60%) JUnit
24 42 (23.60%) SOAP

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (11.24%) Tomcat
2 19 (10.67%) Apache
3 15 (8.43%) Apache Spark
4 14 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 10 (5.62%) JBoss
6 9 (5.06%) Confluence
7 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.93%) Jetty
9 5 (2.81%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.69%) Apache TomEE
11 2 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.12%) CMS
11 2 (1.12%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.12%) Liferay
11 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (1.12%) WildFly
12 1 (0.56%) nginx
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.30%) GitHub
2 3 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 70 (39.33%) HTTP
2 5 (2.81%) Network Security
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) Skype
3 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (51.12%) MongoDB
2 49 (27.53%) NoSQL
3 44 (24.72%) Neo4j
3 44 (24.72%) Relational Database
4 32 (17.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 28 (15.73%) Oracle Database
6 15 (8.43%) Big Data
7 14 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.62%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.93%) HBase
10 6 (3.37%) SQL Server
11 5 (2.81%) MySQL
11 5 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 2 (1.12%) Infinispan
13 2 (1.12%) JasperReports
13 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.12%) Redis
14 1 (0.56%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 86 (48.31%) Cucumber
2 79 (44.38%) Maven
3 53 (29.78%) Jenkins
4 44 (24.72%) Git (software)
5 43 (24.16%) Mockito
6 42 (23.60%) JUnit
7 34 (19.10%) Hudson
8 33 (18.54%) Gradle
9 22 (12.36%) Hamcrest
9 22 (12.36%) Subversion
10 13 (7.30%) JIRA
11 9 (5.06%) GitLab
12 8 (4.49%) Eclipse
12 8 (4.49%) Geb
12 8 (4.49%) Selenium
12 8 (4.49%) Spock
13 7 (3.93%) IntelliJ
14 6 (3.37%) Ant
14 6 (3.37%) gulp
14 6 (3.37%) JMeter
General
1 14 (7.87%) Finance
2 8 (4.49%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Legal
3 3 (1.69%) Marketing
3 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.12%) Publishing
4 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 160 (89.89%) Developer
2 140 (78.65%) Java Developer
3 39 (21.91%) Senior Developer
4 38 (21.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (15.17%) Scala Developer
6 24 (13.48%) Agile Developer
7 22 (12.36%) Agile Java Developer
8 18 (10.11%) Digital Developer
9 14 (7.87%) Java Scala Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Big Data Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.49%) Senior Agile Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Architect
12 7 (3.93%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.37%) Java Engineer
13 6 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
14 5 (2.81%) HTML Developer
14 5 (2.81%) Python Developer
14 5 (2.81%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (70.79%) REST
2 111 (62.36%) Spring
3 61 (34.27%) HTML
4 58 (32.58%) Hibernate
5 56 (31.46%) Dropwizard
6 55 (30.90%) RESTful
7 42 (23.60%) SOAP
8 36 (20.22%) Akka
9 33 (18.54%) spray
10 32 (17.98%) Play Framework
11 31 (17.42%) AngularJS
12 28 (15.73%) Web Services
13 27 (15.17%) jQuery
14 26 (14.61%) Struts
15 25 (14.04%) JSP
16 20 (11.24%) J2EE
17 19 (10.67%) CSS
18 18 (10.11%) XML
19 16 (8.99%) ActiveMQ
19 16 (8.99%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.25%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.25%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.25%) User Experience
3 3 (1.69%) DataPower
3 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (1.69%) Statistics
4 2 (1.12%) Clustering
4 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.12%) iPad
4 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.12%) Replication
4 2 (1.12%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.56%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.56%) Linux
2 50 (28.09%) Unix
3 44 (24.72%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.93%) CentOS
4 7 (3.93%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.37%) Windows
6 2 (1.12%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (70.22%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (55.62%) TDD
3 70 (39.33%) BDD
4 60 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (28.09%) Scrum
6 47 (26.40%) Microservices
7 41 (23.03%) Pair Programming
7 41 (23.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 41 (23.03%) Web Design
8 36 (20.22%) Open Source
9 32 (17.98%) OO
10 31 (17.42%) Multithreading
11 30 (16.85%) Domain-Driven Design
11 30 (16.85%) High Availability
12 26 (14.61%) Configuration Management
13 24 (13.48%) CQRS
14 19 (10.67%) DevOps
15 18 (10.11%) Software Engineering
16 16 (8.99%) Kanban
17 15 (8.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (99.44%) Java
2 51 (28.65%) Scala
3 48 (26.97%) SQL
4 32 (17.98%) Groovy
5 31 (17.42%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.24%) Python
7 17 (9.55%) Ruby
8 9 (5.06%) C++
9 8 (4.49%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.25%) ES6
10 4 (2.25%) PHP
11 3 (1.69%) C
11 3 (1.69%) Clojure
11 3 (1.69%) ECMAScript
11 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.69%) XPath
12 2 (1.12%) C#
12 2 (1.12%) Go
12 2 (1.12%) Perl
13 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) CITP
5 1 (0.56%) Degree
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.12%) ISO20022
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (19.66%) Docker
2 4 (2.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) Ansible
2 6 (3.37%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (19.66%) Oracle
2 9 (5.06%) IBM
3 5 (2.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.12%) Sybase
5 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.56%) Google
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
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