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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 613 641 617
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 31 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.024% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.087% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 5
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -

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
16134 16105 15692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.85% 28.01% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11187 10923 9942
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 286 217
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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 15 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 29 August 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 +21 26 £475 +18.75% 1
North West +23 14 £475 +11.76%
Cheshire +22 14 £475 +11.76%
Chester - 14 £475 -
London -7 9 £475 -
East of England +24 3 - -
Essex +8 3 - -
Northern Ireland -7 3 £413 +26.92%
County Antrim -9 3 £413 +26.92%
Belfast -9 3 £413 +26.92%
Brentwood - 3 - -
Scotland +9 1 £425 -10.52% 1
Edinburgh +3 1 £425 -10.52%
City of London - 1 £448 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 53 (98.15%) Java
2 46 (85.19%) Web Services
3 43 (79.63%) XML
4 41 (75.93%) J2EE
5 40 (74.07%) SOAP
5 40 (74.07%) Spring
6 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (64.81%) JDBC
8 34 (62.96%) WSDL
9 33 (61.11%) JAXB
10 30 (55.56%) Finance
11 28 (51.85%) Software Engineering
12 27 (50.00%) AOP
13 26 (48.15%) Oracle
14 22 (40.74%) SQL
14 22 (40.74%) XSLT
14 22 (40.74%) Kanban
15 21 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (38.89%) Integration Testing
15 21 (38.89%) Waterfall
15 21 (38.89%) System Integration Testing
16 20 (37.04%) PL/SQL
17 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database
17 19 (35.19%) RESTful
17 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
18 17 (31.48%) IBM
19 15 (27.78%) JUnit
19 15 (27.78%) BDD
20 14 (25.93%) JSON
21 12 (22.22%) Jenkins

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 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.52%) WebLogic
3 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (9.26%) JBoss
4 5 (9.26%) Jetty
5 4 (7.41%) Apache
6 3 (5.56%) GlassFish
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (3.70%) CMS
8 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.85%) GemFire
8 1 (1.85%) Liferay
8 1 (1.85%) Mule
8 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.85%) nginx
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) MySQL
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.70%) BODI
6 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.70%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.85%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.85%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.85%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) JUnit
2 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (18.52%) Selenium
4 9 (16.67%) Subversion
5 8 (14.81%) JIRA
6 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
6 7 (12.96%) Maven
7 4 (7.41%) Hudson
7 4 (7.41%) Mockito
8 3 (5.56%) AccuRev
8 3 (5.56%) Ant
8 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.56%) JDeveloper
9 2 (3.70%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
9 2 (3.70%) JMeter
10 1 (1.85%) FindBugs
10 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
General
1 30 (55.56%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) International Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) French Language
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 40 (74.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 15 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Applications Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Java Applications Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Applications Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Digital Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) SOA Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) Web Services
2 43 (79.63%) XML
3 41 (75.93%) J2EE
4 40 (74.07%) SOAP
4 40 (74.07%) Spring
5 35 (64.81%) JDBC
6 34 (62.96%) WSDL
7 33 (61.11%) JAXB
8 22 (40.74%) XSLT
9 19 (35.19%) RESTful
10 14 (25.93%) JSON
11 10 (18.52%) Apache Camel
11 10 (18.52%) HTML
12 9 (16.67%) JMS
12 9 (16.67%) JSP
12 9 (16.67%) Middleware
12 9 (16.67%) POJO
13 8 (14.81%) EJB
14 7 (12.96%) Apache CXF
14 7 (12.96%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Online Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Software Engineering
3 27 (50.00%) AOP
4 22 (40.74%) Kanban
5 21 (38.89%) Integration Testing
5 21 (38.89%) System Integration Testing
5 21 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (38.89%) Waterfall
6 15 (27.78%) BDD
7 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (20.37%) TDD
8 10 (18.52%) SOA
9 8 (14.81%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (9.26%) DevOps
11 5 (9.26%) OO
11 5 (9.26%) Scrum
12 4 (7.41%) Microservices
12 4 (7.41%) UML
12 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) Scala
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) CITP
1 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO20022
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Ansible
1 2 (3.70%) OpenSSO
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Cognos
3 2 (3.70%) Informatica
3 2 (3.70%) Sun
3 2 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) ILOG
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.85%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Talend
4 1 (1.85%) WSO2