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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 525 545 548
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 83 58 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.38% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £425
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
15327 15078 13744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.02% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10240 9797 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 220 336
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 July 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 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 1 July 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 +9 72 £450 -5.26% 19
London -4 36 £500 +5.26% 10
South West - 11 £425 - 1
North West -12 10 £413 +26.92% 1
East of England - 10 £516 - 1
Exeter - 10 £425 - 1
Devon - 10 £425 - 1
City of London -4 9 £513 +10.81% 5
Essex - 9 £516 -
Cheshire - 8 £413 -
Warrington - 7 £413 -
Croydon - 6 - -
Wales - 6 £315 -
South Wales - 6 £315 -
Newport - 5 £317 -
Yorkshire -11 4 £425 +51.24% 1
Leeds -16 4 £425 +51.24%
West Yorkshire -16 4 £425 +51.24%
Basildon - 4 £400 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £583 -
Manchester -10 2 £388 +19.23% 1
South East -16 1 £425 +30.76% 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 208 (99.05%) Java
2 134 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (55.71%) REST
4 116 (55.24%) HTML
5 105 (50.00%) Linux
6 100 (47.62%) Hibernate
7 94 (44.76%) TDD
7 94 (44.76%) MongoDB
8 90 (42.86%) Relational Database
8 90 (42.86%) Spring
9 89 (42.38%) UNIX
10 73 (34.76%) HTTP
11 66 (31.43%) Web Services
12 65 (30.95%) Neo4j
12 65 (30.95%) Responsive Web Design
13 64 (30.48%) Web Design
14 63 (30.00%) Mac OS X
15 61 (29.05%) JavaScript
16 60 (28.57%) RESTful
17 59 (28.10%) SQL
18 56 (26.67%) Maven
19 53 (25.24%) Git (software)
20 52 (24.76%) Scrum
21 50 (23.81%) Configuration Management
21 50 (23.81%) CSS
22 48 (22.86%) BDD
23 46 (21.90%) XML
24 43 (20.48%) OO
24 43 (20.48%) Tomcat
25 41 (19.52%) Subversion

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 43 (20.48%) Tomcat
2 35 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 26 (12.38%) JBoss
4 15 (7.14%) Confluence
5 14 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.67%) GlassFish
6 12 (5.71%) Apache
7 11 (5.24%) Jetty
8 10 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (4.29%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (2.86%) Mule ESB
11 6 (2.86%) Mule
11 6 (2.86%) MQSeries
11 6 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (2.38%) iPlanet
12 5 (2.38%) nginx
12 5 (2.38%) FileNet
12 5 (2.38%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 3 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.90%) IaaS
2 4 (1.90%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.48%) Yammer
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (34.76%) HTTP
2 10 (4.76%) HTTPS
3 7 (3.33%) Internet
4 4 (1.90%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.48%) X.509
5 1 (0.48%) Firewall
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
5 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (44.76%) MongoDB
2 90 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 65 (30.95%) Neo4j
4 20 (9.52%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.62%) MySQL
6 14 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 13 (6.19%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 10 (4.76%) HBase
8 10 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.86%) Informix
9 6 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.86%) MarkLogic
9 6 (2.86%) Triplestore
10 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.38%) Redis
11 4 (1.90%) Riak
11 4 (1.90%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.90%) DB2
11 4 (1.90%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 56 (26.67%) Maven
2 53 (25.24%) Git (software)
3 41 (19.52%) Subversion
4 36 (17.14%) JUnit
5 35 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 33 (15.71%) Eclipse
7 29 (13.81%) Mockito
8 28 (13.33%) JIRA
9 24 (11.43%) Ant
10 18 (8.57%) SoapUI
11 17 (8.10%) Jenkins
12 12 (5.71%) Selenium
12 12 (5.71%) IntelliJ
13 10 (4.76%) Spock
13 10 (4.76%) Geb
14 7 (3.33%) SonarQube
15 6 (2.86%) Gradle
15 6 (2.86%) Artifactory
16 5 (2.38%) JMeter
16 5 (2.38%) Gerrit
General
1 17 (8.10%) Marketing
2 16 (7.62%) Finance
3 14 (6.67%) Banking
4 6 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.86%) Front Office
5 5 (2.38%) Back Office
6 4 (1.90%) Publishing
7 3 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 198 (94.29%) Developer
2 187 (89.05%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.10%) Senior Developer
3 38 (18.10%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (8.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 16 (7.62%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (2.86%) Architect
7 6 (2.86%) Core Java Developer
8 5 (2.38%) Java Architect
8 5 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 4 (1.90%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (1.90%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (1.43%) UI Programmer
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Developer
10 3 (1.43%) .NET Developer
10 3 (1.43%) C++ Developer
10 3 (1.43%) Software Engineer
10 3 (1.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (1.43%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (55.71%) REST
2 116 (55.24%) HTML
3 100 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 90 (42.86%) Spring
5 66 (31.43%) Web Services
6 60 (28.57%) RESTful
7 50 (23.81%) CSS
8 46 (21.90%) XML
9 39 (18.57%) J2EE
10 38 (18.10%) JSON
11 35 (16.67%) SOAP
12 34 (16.19%) Ajax
13 32 (15.24%) HTML5
13 32 (15.24%) Spring MVC
14 27 (12.86%) JAX-WS
14 27 (12.86%) EclipseLink
15 24 (11.43%) AngularJS
16 23 (10.95%) TopLink
16 23 (10.95%) XHTML
17 19 (9.05%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.33%) Derivative
2 7 (3.33%) User Experience
3 6 (2.86%) Semantic Web
4 5 (2.38%) W3C
5 4 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.43%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Wiki
7 2 (0.95%) Blog
7 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.95%) Equities
7 2 (0.95%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.95%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
8 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 105 (50.00%) Linux
2 89 (42.38%) UNIX
3 63 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 24 (11.43%) Windows
5 23 (10.95%) Solaris
6 15 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 14 (6.67%) CentOS
8 2 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (63.81%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (44.76%) TDD
3 65 (30.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 64 (30.48%) Web Design
5 52 (24.76%) Scrum
6 50 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 48 (22.86%) BDD
8 43 (20.48%) OO
9 34 (16.19%) MVC
10 30 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (11.43%) User Stories
12 22 (10.48%) Software Engineering
13 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
14 18 (8.57%) Microservices
14 18 (8.57%) SOA
15 16 (7.62%) Validation
15 16 (7.62%) Content Management
15 16 (7.62%) Web Development
15 16 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 208 (99.05%) Java
2 61 (29.05%) JavaScript
3 59 (28.10%) SQL
4 16 (7.62%) Groovy
5 11 (5.24%) Scala
6 10 (4.76%) C#
6 10 (4.76%) C++
7 9 (4.29%) Ruby
8 5 (2.38%) SPARQL
9 3 (1.43%) C
10 2 (0.95%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.48%) Python
11 1 (0.48%) XQuery
11 1 (0.48%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.76%) Degree
4 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Squid
1 5 (2.38%) Varnish
1 5 (2.38%) vCloud
2 4 (1.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) Ansible
2 5 (2.38%) Puppet
3 4 (1.90%) logstash
3 4 (1.90%) Salt
3 4 (1.90%) Kibana
3 4 (1.90%) Rundeck
3 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
3 4 (1.90%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (12.86%) IBM
2 23 (10.95%) Oracle
3 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.90%) VMware
4 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.90%) Pega
4 4 (1.90%) Splunk
4 4 (1.90%) Twitter
5 3 (1.43%) Cisco
6 2 (0.95%) Perforce
6 2 (0.95%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) Compuware
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) Kony
7 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
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