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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 602 602 561
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 22 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 13
Average daily rate £400 £356 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £445 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £356 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.75%
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
14632 13891 13281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.42% 26.89% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10146 9263 8358
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 189 271
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -0.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 15 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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -25 19 £400 +12.28% 1
London +11 7 £300 -
South West - 6 £381 -
Bristol - 6 £381 -
East of England 0 4 £450 +12.50%
Essex -3 4 £450 +12.50%
South East -3 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (85.37%) Web Services
3 29 (70.73%) J2EE
4 27 (65.85%) SQL
4 27 (65.85%) XML
4 27 (65.85%) Spring
5 25 (60.98%) SOAP
6 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
7 19 (46.34%) HTML
8 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
8 18 (43.90%) JAX-RS
9 17 (41.46%) XSLT
9 17 (41.46%) Apache
9 17 (41.46%) TDD
10 16 (39.02%) JMS
10 16 (39.02%) IBM
10 16 (39.02%) jQuery
10 16 (39.02%) JPA
11 15 (36.59%) Maven
11 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
11 15 (36.59%) JBoss
12 14 (34.15%) Linux
12 14 (34.15%) MVC
12 14 (34.15%) REST
13 13 (31.71%) Ajax
13 13 (31.71%) Struts
13 13 (31.71%) CSS
13 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
14 12 (29.27%) Unix
14 12 (29.27%) XHTML

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (48.78%) Tomcat
2 17 (41.46%) Apache
3 15 (36.59%) JBoss
3 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
4 8 (19.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
6 5 (12.20%) Apache TomEE
6 5 (12.20%) GlassFish
6 5 (12.20%) Jetty
6 5 (12.20%) MQSeries
6 5 (12.20%) SharePoint Foundation
6 5 (12.20%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 5 (12.20%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (9.76%) NetWeaver
8 2 (4.88%) CMS
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
9 1 (2.44%) Liferay
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTPS
2 6 (14.63%) HTTP
3 5 (12.20%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) DataStage
3 5 (12.20%) DB2
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.44%) BODI
7 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Maven
2 12 (29.27%) Eclipse
3 9 (21.95%) JUnit
4 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
5 6 (14.63%) Ant
5 6 (14.63%) JMeter
5 6 (14.63%) SoapUI
6 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 5 (12.20%) GitLab
6 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
6 5 (12.20%) Selenium
7 4 (9.76%) PVCS
8 2 (4.88%) Build Forge
9 1 (2.44%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 5 (12.20%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 26 (63.41%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C++/Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Programmer
4 4 (9.76%) XML Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) XML Developer
4 4 (9.76%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) Web Services
2 29 (70.73%) J2EE
3 27 (65.85%) Spring
3 27 (65.85%) XML
4 25 (60.98%) SOAP
5 19 (46.34%) HTML
6 18 (43.90%) JAX-RS
7 17 (41.46%) XSLT
8 16 (39.02%) JMS
8 16 (39.02%) JPA
8 16 (39.02%) jQuery
9 14 (34.15%) REST
10 13 (31.71%) Ajax
10 13 (31.71%) CSS
10 13 (31.71%) Struts
11 12 (29.27%) XHTML
12 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
13 9 (21.95%) Java SE
13 9 (21.95%) JDBC
13 9 (21.95%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Mainframe
2 5 (12.20%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) User Experience
4 3 (7.32%) VLE
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Unix
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 7 (17.07%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) TDD
2 14 (34.15%) MVC
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) AOP
4 10 (24.39%) SOA
4 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 7 (17.07%) Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (14.63%) EAI
6 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
6 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) UML
6 6 (14.63%) User Stories
7 5 (12.20%) B2B
7 5 (12.20%) BDD
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Multithreading
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.07%) C++
5 7 (17.07%) XPath
6 5 (12.20%) COBOL
6 5 (12.20%) Python
6 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.32%) C
8 2 (4.88%) XQuery
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) OpenSSO
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) TIBCO
4 4 (9.76%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) Blackboard
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) Sun