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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java API for XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
Rank 618 631 628
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 6 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.027% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.094% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 17
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
15333 15939 15512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.79% 26.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10591 11100 10567
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 261 171
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.30 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 4 December 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 7 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 4 December 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 +1 6 £425 - 3
East of England +6 3 £425 +6.25%
Essex +5 2 £375 -6.25%
London -3 2 £394 +1.61% 1
Brentwood - 2 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
Luton - 1 £475 -

JAX-WS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 31 (96.88%) Web Services
2 30 (93.75%) Java
3 23 (71.88%) SOAP
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) Spring
5 20 (62.50%) XML
5 20 (62.50%) J2EE
6 16 (50.00%) WSDL
7 15 (46.88%) JAXB
8 14 (43.75%) Finance
9 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
9 13 (40.63%) JDBC
10 12 (37.50%) Oracle
11 11 (34.38%) SQL
11 11 (34.38%) XSLT
11 11 (34.38%) AOP
11 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
11 11 (34.38%) Kanban
11 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
11 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
12 10 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (31.25%) RESTful
12 10 (31.25%) Integration Testing
12 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (31.25%) Linux
13 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
13 9 (28.13%) JUnit
13 9 (28.13%) IBM
13 9 (28.13%) JPA
14 8 (25.00%) JSON

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 11 (34.38%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.50%) Apache
4 4 (12.50%) Jetty
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.25%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) GemFire
6 1 (3.13%) Liferay
6 1 (3.13%) Mule
6 1 (3.13%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) BODI
5 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Hazelcast
6 1 (3.13%) Infinispan
6 1 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JUnit
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
3 5 (15.63%) AccuRev
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) Subversion
5 3 (9.38%) Mockito
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.13%) FindBugs
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) International Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 23 (71.88%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Applications Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Scrum Master
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SOA Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) Web Services
2 23 (71.88%) SOAP
3 21 (65.63%) Spring
4 20 (62.50%) J2EE
4 20 (62.50%) XML
5 16 (50.00%) WSDL
6 15 (46.88%) JAXB
7 13 (40.63%) JDBC
8 11 (34.38%) XSLT
9 10 (31.25%) RESTful
10 9 (28.13%) JPA
11 8 (25.00%) Java EE
11 8 (25.00%) JMS
11 8 (25.00%) JSON
11 8 (25.00%) REST
12 7 (21.88%) HTML
13 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
13 5 (15.63%) POJO
14 4 (12.50%) Apache CXF
14 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) AOP
3 11 (34.38%) Kanban
3 11 (34.38%) Waterfall
4 10 (31.25%) Integration Testing
4 10 (31.25%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (18.75%) BDD
5 6 (18.75%) OO
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
7 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Microservices
7 4 (12.50%) UML
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) B2C
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CITP
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) OpenSSO
2 1 (3.13%) HP Fortify
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (6.25%) Informatica
3 2 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) ILOG
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Talend
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter
4 1 (3.13%) WSO2