The table below looks at the statistics for JAX-WS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JAX-WS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 618 610 592
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 23 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.052% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 22
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £639
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
14889 14604 14477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.72% 26.95% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10557 9592 9635
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 201 174
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.53 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

JAX-WS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JAX-WS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-WS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 23 £475 +18.75% 4
North West -1 16 £450 +12.35%
Chester +8 12 £475 +18.60%
Cheshire -3 12 £475 +18.60%
Yorkshire - 4 £275 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £275 -
Manchester - 4 £400 -
London -2 3 £500 +35.13% 2
Leeds - 1 £275 -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JAX-WS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JAX-WS.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (79.17%) XML
3 37 (77.08%) Web Services
4 36 (75.00%) Spring
5 33 (68.75%) J2EE
6 32 (66.67%) SQL
7 29 (60.42%) SOAP
8 26 (54.17%) XSLT
9 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (43.75%) Oracle
10 21 (43.75%) PL/SQL
10 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
11 20 (41.67%) Finance
12 19 (39.58%) AOP
12 19 (39.58%) JDBC
12 19 (39.58%) IBM
12 19 (39.58%) JAXB
13 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
14 17 (35.42%) JUnit
14 17 (35.42%) WSDL
14 17 (35.42%) TDD
15 16 (33.33%) Maven
15 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
16 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
17 14 (29.17%) WebLogic
17 14 (29.17%) HTML
17 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
18 13 (27.08%) JSP
18 13 (27.08%) Apache
18 13 (27.08%) SOA

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 14 (29.17%) WebLogic
4 13 (27.08%) Apache
5 11 (22.92%) JBoss
6 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (10.42%) GlassFish
8 5 (10.42%) Jetty
9 4 (8.33%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (4.17%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (4.17%) Liferay
10 2 (4.17%) NetWeaver
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
11 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (2.08%) Sakai
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.17%) JasperReports
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) BODI
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) JUnit
2 16 (33.33%) Maven
3 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
4 10 (20.83%) Eclipse
4 10 (20.83%) Selenium
5 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
6 8 (16.67%) JDeveloper
7 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
7 7 (14.58%) JMeter
8 5 (10.42%) Ant
8 5 (10.42%) Subversion
9 4 (8.33%) GitLab
9 4 (8.33%) JIRA
10 3 (6.25%) Hudson
10 3 (6.25%) PVCS
10 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
11 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
11 2 (4.17%) Build Forge
11 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
12 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
5 2 (4.17%) International Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 34 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.42%) XML Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
6 4 (8.33%) XML Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) XML
2 37 (77.08%) Web Services
3 36 (75.00%) Spring
4 33 (68.75%) J2EE
5 29 (60.42%) SOAP
6 26 (54.17%) XSLT
7 19 (39.58%) JAXB
7 19 (39.58%) JDBC
8 17 (35.42%) WSDL
9 14 (29.17%) HTML
10 13 (27.08%) JSP
11 12 (25.00%) CSS
11 12 (25.00%) jQuery
11 12 (25.00%) Middleware
12 11 (22.92%) JMS
12 11 (22.92%) JPA
13 10 (20.83%) XHTML
14 9 (18.75%) JAX-RS
14 9 (18.75%) RESTful
14 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 4 (8.33%) VLE
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 5 (10.42%) Solaris
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) AOP
3 17 (35.42%) TDD
4 16 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 13 (27.08%) SOA
7 12 (25.00%) BDD
8 10 (20.83%) Integration Testing
8 10 (20.83%) Kanban
8 10 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (16.67%) MVC
9 8 (16.67%) SDLC
10 7 (14.58%) ERP
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
12 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (12.50%) XPath
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) C++
7 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.17%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) OpenSSO
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 19 (39.58%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) Blackboard
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Perforce
5 1 (2.08%) Sun