The first table below looks at the demand for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 18 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 for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 207 184 208
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Contract jobs citing JSF 3 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.74% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
Average daily rate £450 £405 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.18% +26.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-25.56% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSF
London

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSF across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSF Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JSF
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSF across the City of London region.

JSF Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JSF
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSF 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 JSF.

1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) JSP
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) Struts
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Struts2
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) JDBC
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Migration

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSF 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 JSF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Liferay
2 2 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) JasperReports
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) JSP
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) Struts
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Struts2
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) JDBC
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (14.29%) JSON
7 2 (14.29%) JSTL
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
7 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
1 2 (14.29%) Video on Demand
1 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) OO
1 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) OOD
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) RUP
2 2 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) BPR
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) BEA