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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
Rank 529 561 573
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +12
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 82 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.21% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £465
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
15643 15240 14432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.42% 27.85% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10522 9833 9161
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 220 296
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 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 26 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 28 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 +31 76 £500 - 24
London +36 52 £500 - 15
City of London -3 12 £500 +5.26% 6
South West - 11 £425 -
Devon - 10 £425 -
Exeter - 10 £425 -
East of England +5 8 £583 +17.67% 1
Croydon - 7 - -
Essex -5 6 £583 +17.67%
South Wales - 4 £315 -
Wales - 4 £315 -
Newport - 3 £317 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £583 -
North West -19 2 £325 - 1
South East - 2 £438 - 3
Basildon - 2 £400 -
Glasgow -9 1 - -
Scotland -12 1 - -
Manchester -15 1 £325 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

JAX-RS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 203 (99.02%) Java
2 136 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (54.63%) REST
4 111 (54.15%) HTML
5 106 (51.71%) Hibernate
6 105 (51.22%) Spring
7 104 (50.73%) Linux
8 100 (48.78%) TDD
9 97 (47.32%) MongoDB
10 83 (40.49%) Relational Database
11 81 (39.51%) UNIX
12 67 (32.68%) HTTP
13 66 (32.20%) RESTful
14 65 (31.71%) SQL
15 62 (30.24%) Web Services
16 58 (28.29%) Scrum
17 57 (27.80%) JavaScript
17 57 (27.80%) Neo4j
17 57 (27.80%) Responsive Web Design
18 56 (27.32%) Web Design
19 55 (26.83%) Mac OS X
19 55 (26.83%) Git (software)
20 52 (25.37%) CSS
21 50 (24.39%) Configuration Management
21 50 (24.39%) Maven
21 50 (24.39%) BDD
22 47 (22.93%) XML
23 45 (21.95%) Subversion
24 43 (20.98%) MVC
25 42 (20.49%) JSON

JAX-RS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 40 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 35 (17.07%) WebSphere
3 22 (10.73%) JBoss
4 21 (10.24%) Confluence
5 18 (8.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (8.29%) WebLogic
7 15 (7.32%) MQSeries
7 15 (7.32%) GlassFish
8 14 (6.83%) Apache
9 12 (5.85%) Jetty
10 10 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.93%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (2.93%) Tornado
11 6 (2.93%) Node.js
11 6 (2.93%) WildFly
11 6 (2.93%) Mule ESB
11 6 (2.93%) Apache TomEE
11 6 (2.93%) Mule
11 6 (2.93%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.44%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.95%) IaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.49%) Yammer
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (32.68%) HTTP
2 12 (5.85%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.93%) Internet
4 5 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.49%) X.509
5 1 (0.49%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (47.32%) MongoDB
2 83 (40.49%) Relational Database
3 57 (27.80%) Neo4j
4 20 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.76%) Hadoop
5 19 (9.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (7.80%) HBase
6 16 (7.80%) MySQL
7 12 (5.85%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.88%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.93%) Informix
9 6 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.93%) Redis
9 6 (2.93%) MarkLogic
10 5 (2.44%) Infinispan
10 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.44%) Riak
10 5 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.95%) DB2
11 4 (1.95%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 55 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 50 (24.39%) Maven
3 45 (21.95%) Subversion
4 39 (19.02%) JUnit
5 36 (17.56%) Cucumber
6 34 (16.59%) JIRA
7 32 (15.61%) Eclipse
8 24 (11.71%) Ant
9 23 (11.22%) Mockito
10 19 (9.27%) IntelliJ
11 17 (8.29%) SoapUI
12 16 (7.80%) Spock
12 16 (7.80%) Geb
13 15 (7.32%) Jenkins
14 13 (6.34%) Selenium
15 8 (3.90%) Gradle
16 7 (3.41%) Artifactory
16 7 (3.41%) SonarQube
17 6 (2.93%) JMeter
18 5 (2.44%) Mocha
General
1 17 (8.29%) Marketing
2 16 (7.80%) Finance
3 9 (4.39%) Banking
4 5 (2.44%) Back Office
5 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.46%) Front Office
6 2 (0.98%) Publishing
6 2 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 193 (94.15%) Developer
2 182 (88.78%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 30 (14.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (11.22%) Agile Java Developer
5 18 (8.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 15 (7.32%) Core Java Developer
7 8 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (2.93%) Architect
9 5 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
9 5 (2.44%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.44%) Java Architect
10 4 (1.95%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (1.46%) UI Developer
11 3 (1.46%) UI Programmer
11 3 (1.46%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Developer
11 3 (1.46%) .NET Developer
11 3 (1.46%) Software Engineer
12 2 (0.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (54.63%) REST
2 111 (54.15%) HTML
3 106 (51.71%) Hibernate
4 105 (51.22%) Spring
5 66 (32.20%) RESTful
6 62 (30.24%) Web Services
7 52 (25.37%) CSS
8 47 (22.93%) XML
9 42 (20.49%) JSON
9 42 (20.49%) Spring MVC
10 40 (19.51%) J2EE
11 36 (17.56%) SOAP
12 35 (17.07%) Ajax
13 33 (16.10%) HTML5
14 28 (13.66%) EclipseLink
15 27 (13.17%) JAX-WS
16 23 (11.22%) TopLink
16 23 (11.22%) XHTML
16 23 (11.22%) JMS
17 22 (10.73%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.90%) User Experience
3 6 (2.93%) W3C
4 4 (1.95%) Semantic Web
4 4 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.46%) Derivative
5 3 (1.46%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Wiki
6 2 (0.98%) Blog
6 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.98%) Equities
6 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.49%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 104 (50.73%) Linux
2 81 (39.51%) UNIX
3 55 (26.83%) Mac OS X
4 24 (11.71%) Windows
5 23 (11.22%) Solaris
6 22 (10.73%) Ubuntu
7 21 (10.24%) CentOS
8 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (66.34%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (48.78%) TDD
3 58 (28.29%) Scrum
4 57 (27.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 56 (27.32%) Web Design
6 50 (24.39%) Configuration Management
6 50 (24.39%) BDD
7 43 (20.98%) MVC
8 36 (17.56%) OO
8 36 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (14.15%) SOA
10 25 (12.20%) Microservices
11 24 (11.71%) User Stories
12 23 (11.22%) Open Source
12 23 (11.22%) Software Engineering
13 21 (10.24%) Pair Programming
13 21 (10.24%) Kanban
14 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
15 18 (8.78%) Continuous Delivery
16 17 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 203 (99.02%) Java
2 65 (31.71%) SQL
3 57 (27.80%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.12%) Groovy
5 20 (9.76%) Scala
6 19 (9.27%) C#
7 18 (8.78%) C++
7 18 (8.78%) Ruby
8 3 (1.46%) SPARQL
8 3 (1.46%) C
9 2 (0.98%) Perl
9 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.49%) Python
10 1 (0.49%) XQuery
10 1 (0.49%) AspectJ
10 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.88%) Degree
4 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.93%) Squid
1 6 (2.93%) Varnish
1 6 (2.93%) vCloud
2 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.95%) Docker
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Ansible
2 6 (2.93%) Puppet
3 5 (2.44%) logstash
3 5 (2.44%) Salt
3 5 (2.44%) Kibana
3 5 (2.44%) Rundeck
3 5 (2.44%) ZABBIX
3 5 (2.44%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (12.68%) IBM
2 22 (10.73%) Oracle
3 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.44%) Pega
4 5 (2.44%) Splunk
4 5 (2.44%) Twitter
4 5 (2.44%) VMware
5 4 (1.95%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco
7 2 (0.98%) Perforce
7 2 (0.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) Compuware
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) FatWire
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Kony
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