The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 558 543 571
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 22 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.051% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 13
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£494 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £265 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14863 14244 14823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 27.94% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9051 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 297 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.20 £18.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £44.95
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
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 23 July 2014.

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 18 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 23 July 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 -18 18 £494 +36.20% 2
London +8 15 £538 +26.47% 2
Wales -16 3 - -
City of London +28 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
North East - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Newport - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Leicester - - - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 48 (82.76%) Oracle
2 44 (75.86%) Web Services
3 40 (68.97%) XML
4 37 (63.79%) Java
5 32 (55.17%) WSDL
6 31 (53.45%) Spring
7 25 (43.10%) SOAP
8 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
8 24 (41.38%) Subversion
8 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
9 23 (39.66%) SQL
9 23 (39.66%) SOA
10 22 (37.93%) Eclipse
11 21 (36.21%) WebLogic
11 21 (36.21%) JSF
11 21 (36.21%) Oracle Database
12 20 (34.48%) XSD
13 19 (32.76%) XSLT
13 19 (32.76%) LDAP
13 19 (32.76%) XPath
14 18 (31.03%) PL/SQL
14 18 (31.03%) Ant
15 17 (29.31%) Maven
15 17 (29.31%) WebSphere
15 17 (29.31%) Apache Axis
16 16 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (27.59%) XML Schema
16 16 (27.59%) IBM
17 15 (25.86%) UDDI

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (36.21%) WebLogic
2 17 (29.31%) WebSphere
3 16 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (25.86%) AquaLogic
5 9 (15.52%) Confluence
6 4 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.45%) IIS
7 2 (3.45%) Apache
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.72%) Mule
8 1 (1.72%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Workday HCM
2 12 (20.69%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) LDAP
2 10 (17.24%) SSL
3 9 (15.52%) X.509
4 3 (5.17%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) DHCP
5 1 (1.72%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Subversion
1 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 22 (37.93%) Eclipse
3 18 (31.03%) Ant
4 17 (29.31%) Maven
5 9 (15.52%) JIRA
5 9 (15.52%) Selenium
6 8 (13.79%) WebDriver
7 5 (8.62%) JUnit
8 4 (6.90%) Mockito
9 2 (3.45%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.72%) JDeveloper
10 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) French Language
3 1 (1.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) WebLogic Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Security Designer
4 7 (12.07%) Designer
4 7 (12.07%) Workday Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.62%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Designer
7 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (75.86%) Web Services
2 40 (68.97%) XML
3 32 (55.17%) WSDL
4 31 (53.45%) Spring
5 25 (43.10%) SOAP
6 21 (36.21%) JSF
7 20 (34.48%) XSD
8 19 (32.76%) XSLT
9 17 (29.31%) Apache Axis
10 16 (27.59%) XML Schema
11 15 (25.86%) UDDI
11 15 (25.86%) CSS
12 14 (24.14%) J2EE
12 14 (24.14%) jQuery
12 14 (24.14%) CSS3
13 11 (18.97%) JDBC
14 10 (17.24%) SAML
14 10 (17.24%) JAX-RS
15 7 (12.07%) Java EE
16 6 (10.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.45%) Clustering
2 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) RIA
3 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.72%) DataPower
3 1 (1.72%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) UNIX
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
4 4 (6.90%) Android
4 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
2 23 (39.66%) SOA
3 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.86%) Migration
4 15 (25.86%) Data Migration
5 14 (24.14%) Scrum
6 12 (20.69%) ERP
6 12 (20.69%) E-business
7 9 (15.52%) UML
7 9 (15.52%) Validation
8 4 (6.90%) TDD
8 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.45%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.72%) BPEL
11 1 (1.72%) Requirements Management
11 1 (1.72%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) XPath
4 18 (31.03%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.72%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Oracle
2 16 (27.59%) IBM
3 15 (25.86%) BEA
4 12 (20.69%) PeopleSoft
4 12 (20.69%) SAP
5 6 (10.34%) JBoss
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Sun
7 1 (1.72%) VMware