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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 585 537 591
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +54
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 16 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.071% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.25% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £317 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £525 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
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
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 22 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 20 August 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 -50 11 £413 +10.00% 8
London +14 9 £375 -25.00% 5
Wales -8 3 - - 1
City of London +31 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
North East - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South Wales - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Newport - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - - 1
Cwmbran - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Leicester - - - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 43 (84.31%) Web Services
2 41 (80.39%) Oracle
3 34 (66.67%) XML
4 31 (60.78%) WSDL
5 30 (58.82%) Java
6 26 (50.98%) Spring
7 22 (43.14%) SOAP
8 20 (39.22%) XSLT
8 20 (39.22%) XSD
8 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
9 19 (37.25%) SOA
9 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
9 19 (37.25%) XPath
10 18 (35.29%) Subversion
11 17 (33.33%) JSF
11 17 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 17 (33.33%) Apache Axis
11 17 (33.33%) LDAP
11 17 (33.33%) SQL
12 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
12 16 (31.37%) IBM
12 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (31.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database
13 15 (29.41%) Migration
13 15 (29.41%) Scrum
13 15 (29.41%) Data Migration
13 15 (29.41%) AquaLogic
13 15 (29.41%) BEA
13 15 (29.41%) UDDI

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 17 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (29.41%) AquaLogic
3 15 (29.41%) WebLogic
4 9 (17.65%) Confluence
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.96%) Mule
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Workday HCM
2 12 (23.53%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) LDAP
2 9 (17.65%) SSL
3 8 (15.69%) X.509
4 2 (3.92%) HTTP
5 1 (1.96%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
2 18 (35.29%) Subversion
3 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
4 12 (23.53%) Ant
4 12 (23.53%) Maven
5 10 (19.61%) JIRA
6 9 (17.65%) Selenium
7 8 (15.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.96%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.96%) JUnit
9 1 (1.96%) Mockito
9 1 (1.96%) Hudson
9 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) WebLogic Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Designer
4 7 (13.73%) Workday Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Security Designer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 5 (9.80%) UI Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.88%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) Web Services
2 34 (66.67%) XML
3 31 (60.78%) WSDL
4 26 (50.98%) Spring
5 22 (43.14%) SOAP
6 20 (39.22%) XSLT
6 20 (39.22%) XSD
7 17 (33.33%) JSF
7 17 (33.33%) Apache Axis
8 15 (29.41%) UDDI
9 11 (21.57%) XML Schema
10 10 (19.61%) CSS
10 10 (19.61%) JAX-RS
11 9 (17.65%) CSS3
11 9 (17.65%) jQuery
11 9 (17.65%) JDBC
11 9 (17.65%) SAML
12 8 (15.69%) J2EE
13 7 (13.73%) Java EE
14 5 (9.80%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
3 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Phone
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) SOA
1 19 (37.25%) Configuration Management
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (29.41%) Migration
3 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 15 (29.41%) Data Migration
4 12 (23.53%) ERP
4 12 (23.53%) E-business
5 8 (15.69%) Validation
6 5 (9.80%) UML
7 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.92%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.96%) Requirements Management
10 1 (1.96%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) XPath
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.96%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (80.39%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) IBM
3 15 (29.41%) BEA
4 12 (23.53%) PeopleSoft
4 12 (23.53%) SAP
5 5 (9.80%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix