The table below looks at the statistics for JAX-WS 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-WS over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 569 525 530
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +5
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 14 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.058% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.22% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 5
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£369 £525 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.76% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +25.00%
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
13821 12977 12603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.08% 26.94% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9280 8153 7957
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 323
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £14.03 £19.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JAX-WS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JAX-WS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JAX-WS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK.

JAX-WS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JAX-WS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

JAX-WS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JAX-WS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK.

JAX-WS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JAX-WS
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -32 14 £369 -29.76% 1
North West -7 6 £350 -3.44%
East of England - 3 £400 - 1
London -14 2 £625 +13.63%
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
Northern Ireland - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Wales - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
County Antrim - - - - 1
Belfast - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JAX-WS 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-WS.

1 30 (88.24%) Java
1 30 (88.24%) SOAP
2 27 (79.41%) XML
3 25 (73.53%) Web Services
4 22 (64.71%) HTML
4 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
5 21 (61.76%) J2EE
6 20 (58.82%) SQL
7 19 (55.88%) Ant
7 19 (55.88%) TDD
8 18 (52.94%) JAX-RS
8 18 (52.94%) IBM
9 16 (47.06%) CSS
9 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
10 15 (44.12%) Linux
10 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
11 14 (41.18%) UNIX
11 14 (41.18%) HTML5
12 13 (38.24%) Use Case
12 13 (38.24%) Marketing
12 13 (38.24%) TopLink
12 13 (38.24%) Scrum
12 13 (38.24%) Content Management
12 13 (38.24%) Ajax
12 13 (38.24%) Windows
12 13 (38.24%) Solaris
12 13 (38.24%) RUP
12 13 (38.24%) XHTML
12 13 (38.24%) Oracle

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JAX-WS 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-WS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) AquaLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.94%) WildFly
5 1 (2.94%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP HR
1 4 (11.76%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Ant
2 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
3 11 (32.35%) SoapUI
4 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
5 6 (17.65%) Maven
6 3 (8.82%) Hudson
7 2 (5.88%) JDeveloper
7 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.88%) Gradle
8 1 (2.94%) VisualVM
8 1 (2.94%) Arquillian
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.94%) JIRA
8 1 (2.94%) Subversion
8 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Back Office
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) UI Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Workday Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) SOAP
2 27 (79.41%) XML
3 25 (73.53%) Web Services
4 22 (64.71%) HTML
5 21 (61.76%) J2EE
6 18 (52.94%) JAX-RS
7 16 (47.06%) CSS
8 14 (41.18%) HTML5
9 13 (38.24%) TopLink
9 13 (38.24%) Ajax
9 13 (38.24%) XHTML
9 13 (38.24%) WSDL
10 12 (35.29%) Spring
11 10 (29.41%) XSLT
12 8 (23.53%) JAXB
12 8 (23.53%) JSP
13 6 (17.65%) XSD
14 5 (14.71%) Java EE
14 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
14 5 (14.71%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) UNIX
3 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) Use Case
3 13 (38.24%) Scrum
3 13 (38.24%) Content Management
3 13 (38.24%) RUP
3 13 (38.24%) Validation
3 13 (38.24%) User Stories
4 12 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (29.41%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) B2C
6 4 (11.76%) E-business
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.76%) AOP
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
5 5 (14.71%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) IBM
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) BEA
3 4 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe