The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JAX-WS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JAX-WS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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 XML Web Services (JAX-WS)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 617 620
Rank change year-on-year +25 +3  
Contract jobs citing JAX-WS 15 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.064% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.100% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 30 9
Median daily rate £488 £475 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +18.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £324 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JAX-WS is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JAX-WS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JAX-WS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JAX-WS in the UK

JAX-WS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JAX-WS in the UK

JAX-WS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JAX-WS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JAX-WS in the UK

JAX-WS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JAX-WS.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JAX-WS in the UK

JAX-WS
Top 10 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 26 June 2017. 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 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 +19 15 £488 +2.63% 9
London -1 9 £550 +10.00% 3
North West +2 4 £475 -
Cheshire +4 3 £488 +2.63%
Chester -4 3 £488 +2.63%
City of London - 3 - -
South West - 1 £350 - 1
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Bristol - 1 £350 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 29 (93.55%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) Spring
3 25 (80.65%) Web Services
4 23 (74.19%) SOAP
5 18 (58.06%) REST
6 17 (54.84%) XML
7 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
7 16 (51.61%) JAX-RS
8 15 (48.39%) IBM
9 14 (45.16%) J2EE
9 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
10 13 (41.94%) Struts
11 12 (38.71%) JSP
11 12 (38.71%) Oracle
11 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
12 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
12 11 (35.48%) SQL
12 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
12 11 (35.48%) Servlets
12 11 (35.48%) XSLT
12 11 (35.48%) MVC
13 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (32.26%) JAXB
13 10 (32.26%) JPA
13 10 (32.26%) RESTful
13 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
14 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (29.03%) JBoss
14 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
14 9 (29.03%) JMS

JAX-WS
Co-occurring 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 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
2 9 (29.03%) JBoss
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 8 (25.81%) Apache
4 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (16.13%) Apache Solr
5 5 (16.13%) CMS
5 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (12.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig
6 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
6 4 (12.90%) Mule
6 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
7 3 (9.68%) CoreMedia CMS
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (6.45%) Liferay
8 2 (6.45%) nginx
9 1 (3.23%) Confluence
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) DataStax
2 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
2 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Hive
3 4 (12.90%) HBase
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) Sqoop
4 3 (9.68%) MariaDB
5 2 (6.45%) DB2
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.81%) JUnit
3 6 (19.35%) Hudson
3 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 6 (19.35%) Subversion
4 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.13%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) AccuRev
5 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.90%) JIRA
6 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.68%) Gradle
6 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.45%) Ant
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.45%) FindBugs
7 2 (6.45%) FitNesse
7 2 (6.45%) Mockito
7 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Billing
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 2 (6.45%) Publishing
6 1 (3.23%) Automotive
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Applications Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) CMS Developer
7 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Middleware Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) Spring
2 25 (80.65%) Web Services
3 23 (74.19%) SOAP
4 18 (58.06%) REST
5 17 (54.84%) XML
6 16 (51.61%) JAX-RS
7 14 (45.16%) Hibernate
7 14 (45.16%) J2EE
8 13 (41.94%) Struts
9 12 (38.71%) JSP
10 11 (35.48%) Servlets
10 11 (35.48%) Spring MVC
10 11 (35.48%) XSLT
11 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
11 10 (32.26%) JAXB
11 10 (32.26%) JPA
11 10 (32.26%) RESTful
12 9 (29.03%) CSS
12 9 (29.03%) HTML
12 9 (29.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (12.90%) Private Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) User Experience
5 2 (6.45%) Clustering
5 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Social Media
6 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) MVC
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (22.58%) Microservices
4 7 (22.58%) SOA
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) AOP
5 6 (19.35%) Refactoring
5 6 (19.35%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Computer Forensics
6 5 (16.13%) Content Management
6 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Data Mapping
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) SIEM
6 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) ECMAScript
4 1 (3.23%) ES6
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) XPath
4 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CISA
1 5 (16.13%) CISM
1 5 (16.13%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) FedRAMP
1 5 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Apache Flume
2 4 (12.90%) HDFS
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Kibana
1 5 (16.13%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) IBM
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) Adobe
4 5 (16.13%) Cloudera
5 4 (12.90%) Ab Initio
5 4 (12.90%) Informatica
6 3 (9.68%) FatWire
6 3 (9.68%) Interwoven
6 3 (9.68%) Lotus
6 3 (9.68%) OpenText
6 3 (9.68%) Percussion
6 3 (9.68%) Vignette
7 2 (6.45%) Sybase
8 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.23%) BEA
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
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