The first table below looks at the demand for JAXB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JAXB over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB)
Rank 545 484 552
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +68
Contract jobs citing JAXB 43 72 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.15% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.56% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 50 18
Average daily rate £413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £320 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £382 £350 £258
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +35.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15092 12752 15272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 26.68% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9721 7959 9018
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 359 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

JAXB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JAXB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JAXB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JAXB
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JAXB within the UK.

JAXB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JAXB
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JAXB within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

JAXB Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JAXB
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JAXB within the UK.

JAXB Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JAXB
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAXB within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -60 43 £413 +17.85% 6
London -29 24 £485 +21.25% 4
North West - 10 £382 -
Cheshire - 10 £382 -
City of London -7 8 £550 +4.76%
East of England -25 7 - -
Chester - 7 £376 -
Hampshire -44 1 £325 -7.14%
South East -60 1 £325 -7.14%
South West - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - -

JAXB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JAXB 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 JAXB.

1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (82.19%) Web Services
3 51 (69.86%) XML
4 48 (65.75%) Oracle
5 43 (58.90%) Spring
6 36 (49.32%) SQL
7 35 (47.95%) Hibernate
8 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (38.36%) Maven
10 27 (36.99%) J2EE
10 27 (36.99%) XSLT
11 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
12 23 (31.51%) HTML
12 23 (31.51%) Java EE
13 21 (28.77%) UNIX
13 21 (28.77%) Linux
14 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database
15 18 (24.66%) Web Development
15 18 (24.66%) SOAP
16 17 (23.29%) PL/SQL
17 16 (21.92%) JMS
18 15 (20.55%) JPA
18 15 (20.55%) REST
19 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
19 14 (19.18%) HornetQ
19 14 (19.18%) XPath
19 14 (19.18%) Sun
19 14 (19.18%) TDD
19 14 (19.18%) ActiveMQ
19 14 (19.18%) Finance

JAXB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JAXB 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 JAXB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.48%) Mule
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.11%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.37%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.37%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) BODI
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Maven
2 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 9 (12.33%) JUnit
5 6 (8.22%) Hudson
6 5 (6.85%) JIRA
7 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.11%) Ant
8 3 (4.11%) Subversion
8 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.74%) Mockito
10 1 (1.37%) JMeter
10 1 (1.37%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.37%) Log4j
10 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.37%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.37%) DbUnit
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) French Language
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (93.15%) Developer
2 49 (67.12%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) SOA Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Java Architect
6 4 (5.48%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Middleware Developer
6 4 (5.48%) SOA Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Applications Support
9 1 (1.37%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.37%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (82.19%) Web Services
2 51 (69.86%) XML
3 43 (58.90%) Spring
4 35 (47.95%) Hibernate
5 27 (36.99%) XSLT
5 27 (36.99%) J2EE
6 23 (31.51%) HTML
6 23 (31.51%) Java EE
7 18 (24.66%) SOAP
8 16 (21.92%) JMS
9 15 (20.55%) JPA
9 15 (20.55%) REST
10 14 (19.18%) HornetQ
10 14 (19.18%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (16.44%) HTML5
11 12 (16.44%) JSON
12 11 (15.07%) JiBX
12 11 (15.07%) DOM
12 11 (15.07%) CSS
13 10 (13.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.11%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Equities
5 1 (1.37%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
1 21 (28.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Solaris
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) Web Development
3 14 (19.18%) TDD
4 13 (17.81%) UML
5 10 (13.70%) OOD
6 9 (12.33%) SOA
7 7 (9.59%) Project Management
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 7 (9.59%) Scrum
7 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (9.59%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.85%) Six Sigma
9 5 (6.85%) CMMI
9 5 (6.85%) Kanban
9 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.48%) BDD
11 3 (4.11%) ATDD
11 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (49.32%) SQL
3 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.29%) PL/SQL
5 14 (19.18%) XPath
6 9 (12.33%) C++
7 5 (6.85%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.11%) Scala
8 3 (4.11%) Clojure
8 3 (4.11%) XQuery
9 2 (2.74%) Python
9 2 (2.74%) Perl
9 2 (2.74%) Groovy
10 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) Sun
3 7 (9.59%) AccuRev
4 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.74%) Sybase
5 2 (2.74%) Intalio
6 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.37%) Sencha
6 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) Cognos
6 1 (1.37%) SunGard
6 1 (1.37%) Informatica
6 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.37%) Perforce