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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 592 543 566
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +23
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 21 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.065% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 9
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£425 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 -40 19 £425 -10.52% 6
London -6 8 £460 -16.36% 4
City of London +13 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newport - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - -
Horsham - - - -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (88.10%) Web Services
2 36 (85.71%) XML
3 33 (78.57%) SOAP
4 30 (71.43%) WebSphere
5 27 (64.29%) IBM
6 26 (61.90%) Java
7 25 (59.52%) Oracle
8 23 (54.76%) XSD
8 23 (54.76%) WSDL
9 21 (50.00%) XSLT
10 20 (47.62%) XPath
11 18 (42.86%) SQL
11 18 (42.86%) SOA
12 17 (40.48%) Ant
12 17 (40.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 16 (38.10%) JAX-RS
13 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (38.10%) J2EE
13 16 (38.10%) UDDI
13 16 (38.10%) BEA
13 16 (38.10%) Migration
13 16 (38.10%) TDD
13 16 (38.10%) AquaLogic
13 16 (38.10%) Apache Axis
13 16 (38.10%) Data Migration
14 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (35.71%) Eclipse
14 15 (35.71%) Workday HCM
15 14 (33.33%) Linux
15 14 (33.33%) Scrum

JAX-WS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (38.10%) AquaLogic
4 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.14%) Apache
5 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (2.38%) WildFly
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Workday HCM
2 13 (30.95%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
1 3 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Ant
2 15 (35.71%) Eclipse
3 10 (23.81%) SoapUI
4 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
5 7 (16.67%) Maven
6 3 (7.14%) Hudson
6 3 (7.14%) JDeveloper
7 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
7 2 (4.76%) Gradle
7 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.76%) JUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.38%) JIRA
8 1 (2.38%) Selenium
8 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.38%) Mockito
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.38%) Arquillian
General
1 10 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Workday Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.38%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (88.10%) Web Services
2 36 (85.71%) XML
3 33 (78.57%) SOAP
4 23 (54.76%) XSD
4 23 (54.76%) WSDL
5 21 (50.00%) XSLT
6 16 (38.10%) UDDI
6 16 (38.10%) J2EE
6 16 (38.10%) Apache Axis
6 16 (38.10%) JAX-RS
7 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 12 (28.57%) CSS
9 11 (26.19%) XHTML
9 11 (26.19%) Ajax
10 10 (23.81%) TopLink
10 10 (23.81%) HTML5
11 8 (19.05%) Spring
11 8 (19.05%) EJB
12 6 (14.29%) JSF
12 6 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.38%) DataPower
3 1 (2.38%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 10 (23.81%) Solaris
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) SOA
2 16 (38.10%) Migration
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
2 16 (38.10%) Data Migration
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Scrum
5 13 (30.95%) E-business
5 13 (30.95%) ERP
6 10 (23.81%) OO
6 10 (23.81%) RUP
6 10 (23.81%) Validation
6 10 (23.81%) Content Management
6 10 (23.81%) Use Case
6 10 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (23.81%) User Stories
7 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.14%) AOP
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) XPath
3 18 (42.86%) SQL
4 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) SPARQL
6 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) IBM
2 25 (59.52%) Oracle
3 16 (38.10%) BEA
4 13 (30.95%) PeopleSoft
4 13 (30.95%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) Sun
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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