Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for JAX-RS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JAX-RS over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java API for RESTful Web Services (JAX-RS, JSR 311, Jersey)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 - 186
Rank change year-on-year - +186 +22
Contract jobs citing JAX-RS 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.056% - 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Scotland median daily rate £303 - £265
10th Percentile £244 - £223
90th Percentile £368 - £308
UK median daily rate £550 £488 £520
% change year-on-year +12.82% -6.25% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £33.08 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year -24.39% - -

JAX-RS is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,506 1,351 1,223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.26% 27.16% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 836 741
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%
10th Percentile £12.14 £18.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.39 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

JAX-RS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JAX-RS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for JAX-RS in Scotland

JAX-RS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JAX-RS in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for JAX-RS in Scotland

JAX-RS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JAX-RS in Scotland over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JAX-RS in Scotland

JAX-RS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-RS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 2 £303 -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
JAX-RS
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JAX-RS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for JAX-RS.

1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Checkstyle
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (33.33%) iBATIS
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) EJB

JAX-RS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) GemFire
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Checkstyle
2 1 (33.33%) Concordion
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Ehcache
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) iBATIS
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Code Coverage
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha