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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 600 550 585
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +35
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 12 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.068% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 8
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£460 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.70% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £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 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 19 September 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 -34 8 £460 +15.00% 7
London +10 6 £460 -20.00% 6
Wales -18 3 - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newport - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 3
M4 Corridor - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (90.24%) Web Services
2 34 (82.93%) XML
3 28 (68.29%) Oracle
3 28 (68.29%) SOAP
4 24 (58.54%) WebSphere
5 23 (56.10%) IBM
6 22 (53.66%) WSDL
6 22 (53.66%) XSD
6 22 (53.66%) XSLT
7 21 (51.22%) Java
7 21 (51.22%) XPath
8 19 (46.34%) SOA
9 18 (43.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (41.46%) UDDI
10 17 (41.46%) BEA
10 17 (41.46%) AquaLogic
10 17 (41.46%) Apache Axis
10 17 (41.46%) Data Migration
10 17 (41.46%) Migration
11 16 (39.02%) Workday HCM
12 15 (36.59%) Eclipse
12 15 (36.59%) SQL
13 14 (34.15%) PeopleSoft
13 14 (34.15%) SAP
13 14 (34.15%) ERP
13 14 (34.15%) SAP HR
13 14 (34.15%) E-business
14 13 (31.71%) JAX-RS
15 12 (29.27%) JSF

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (58.54%) WebSphere
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (41.46%) AquaLogic
4 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Workday HCM
2 14 (34.15%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Eclipse
2 11 (26.83%) Ant
3 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.63%) SoapUI
3 6 (14.63%) Maven
4 4 (9.76%) Selenium
4 4 (9.76%) Subversion
5 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.44%) JUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Mockito
7 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.44%) French Language
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Workday Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
5 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.44%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) Web Services
2 34 (82.93%) XML
3 28 (68.29%) SOAP
4 22 (53.66%) WSDL
4 22 (53.66%) XSD
4 22 (53.66%) XSLT
5 17 (41.46%) UDDI
5 17 (41.46%) Apache Axis
6 13 (31.71%) JAX-RS
7 12 (29.27%) JSF
8 11 (26.83%) J2EE
9 10 (24.39%) CSS
10 9 (21.95%) Spring
11 7 (17.07%) JDBC
11 7 (17.07%) HTML
12 6 (14.63%) XML Schema
12 6 (14.63%) XHTML
12 6 (14.63%) Ajax
13 5 (12.20%) TopLink
13 5 (12.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) DataPower
4 1 (2.44%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Solaris
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Phone
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) SOA
2 17 (41.46%) Data Migration
2 17 (41.46%) Migration
3 14 (34.15%) ERP
3 14 (34.15%) E-business
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) Content Management
8 5 (12.20%) Validation
8 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.20%) Use Case
8 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (12.20%) RUP
8 5 (12.20%) UML
8 5 (12.20%) User Stories
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Java
1 21 (51.22%) XPath
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (2.44%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Oracle
2 23 (56.10%) IBM
3 17 (41.46%) BEA
4 14 (34.15%) PeopleSoft
4 14 (34.15%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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