The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 526 553 558
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 58 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.020% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.072% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 19
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£450 £323 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14593 13925 14583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.67% 27.81% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9451 8784 8860
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 321 360
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +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 10 July 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 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 10 July 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 +17 44 £475 +47.28% 7
London +41 36 £475 +22.58% 4
Scotland - 12 £300 -
Glasgow - 12 £300 -
City of London +34 9 £463 +8.82% 1
West Midlands -9 3 - -
North West -4 2 £325 +0.77% 2
South East - 2 £325 -
South West - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chester - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Northwich - - - -
Reading - - - -
Tonbridge - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Wells - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 2
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 79 (96.34%) Java
2 50 (60.98%) HTML
3 45 (54.88%) REST
4 44 (53.66%) Hibernate
5 42 (51.22%) Spring
6 39 (47.56%) UNIX
7 34 (41.46%) Linux
8 31 (37.80%) HTTP
8 31 (37.80%) MongoDB
8 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
9 30 (36.59%) Neo4j
9 30 (36.59%) Mac OS X
9 30 (36.59%) Configuration Management
10 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
11 28 (34.15%) Web Design
11 28 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (32.93%) Java EE
12 27 (32.93%) Oracle
13 26 (31.71%) SQL
14 25 (30.49%) jQuery
15 24 (29.27%) Web Services
16 22 (26.83%) JSP
16 22 (26.83%) JMS
16 22 (26.83%) Finance
17 20 (24.39%) CSS
18 19 (23.17%) JPA
19 17 (20.73%) J2EE
20 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
21 15 (18.29%) RESTful
21 15 (18.29%) Web Development

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (17.07%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 9 (10.98%) AquaLogic
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) Node.js
5 3 (3.66%) Documentum
6 2 (2.44%) Liferay
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.22%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.22%) Mule
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) MongoDB
1 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
2 30 (36.59%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) DB2
6 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.22%) CloverETL
6 1 (1.22%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.29%) Subversion
2 15 (18.29%) Maven
3 13 (15.85%) Eclipse
4 12 (14.63%) JUnit
5 5 (6.10%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.44%) Log4j
7 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.22%) JIRA
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
7 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Back Office
4 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.44%) Publishing
7 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.22%) French Language
7 1 (1.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 65 (79.27%) Developer
2 59 (71.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (4.88%) Programmer
5 4 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (3.66%) Java Programmer
6 3 (3.66%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (3.66%) Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.66%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.44%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Documentum Developer
7 2 (2.44%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.22%) Python Developer
8 1 (1.22%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.22%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.22%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (60.98%) HTML
2 45 (54.88%) REST
3 44 (53.66%) Hibernate
4 42 (51.22%) Spring
5 27 (32.93%) Java EE
6 25 (30.49%) jQuery
7 24 (29.27%) Web Services
8 22 (26.83%) JMS
8 22 (26.83%) JSP
9 20 (24.39%) CSS
10 19 (23.17%) JPA
11 17 (20.73%) J2EE
12 15 (18.29%) RESTful
13 14 (17.07%) Apache CXF
13 14 (17.07%) JDBC
14 11 (13.41%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (12.20%) JAX-WS
15 10 (12.20%) Servlets
15 10 (12.20%) JSON
15 10 (12.20%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Fixed Income
3 5 (6.10%) Pharmacovigilance
4 4 (4.88%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) Open Source
6 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.22%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) UNIX
2 34 (41.46%) Linux
3 30 (36.59%) Mac OS X
4 6 (7.32%) Windows
5 4 (4.88%) Android
5 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Configuration Management
2 28 (34.15%) Web Design
2 28 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (18.29%) Web Development
4 10 (12.20%) MVC
5 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.76%) MVVM
6 6 (7.32%) Scrum
7 5 (6.10%) UML
8 4 (4.88%) SOA
8 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.66%) TDD
9 3 (3.66%) Content Management
10 2 (2.44%) BPEL
10 2 (2.44%) RDF
10 2 (2.44%) EAI
10 2 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 79 (96.34%) Java
2 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.71%) SQL
4 9 (10.98%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.32%) Scala
6 5 (6.10%) Bourne shell
6 5 (6.10%) Korn
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 3 (3.66%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.44%) XPath
8 2 (2.44%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.22%) Groovy
9 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) XQuery
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) IBM
3 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) Talend
5 2 (2.44%) WSO2
6 1 (1.22%) Perforce
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