The first table below looks at the demand for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 23 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 Edinburgh 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 45 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing JSF 33 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.54% 1.51% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.35% 7.45% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 2
Average daily rate £400 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.51% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-24.27% +8.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
353 161 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.22% 20.25% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 86 64
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSF
Scotland

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JSF
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSF Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JSF
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 52 (96.30%) Java
2 28 (51.85%) JBoss
3 26 (48.15%) SOA
4 24 (44.44%) Java EE
5 22 (40.74%) JPA
6 20 (37.04%) RichFaces
7 19 (35.19%) Hibernate
8 18 (33.33%) Web Services
9 17 (31.48%) J2EE
10 15 (27.78%) EJB
10 15 (27.78%) HTML
11 12 (22.22%) Spring
11 12 (22.22%) Apache CXF
12 11 (20.37%) Workflow
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle
13 9 (16.67%) XML
13 9 (16.67%) Scrum
14 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
14 8 (14.81%) .NET
14 8 (14.81%) JSP
14 8 (14.81%) jQuery
14 8 (14.81%) OSGi
15 7 (12.96%) BPMN
15 7 (12.96%) CSS
15 7 (12.96%) UML
15 7 (12.96%) Struts
16 6 (11.11%) OO
16 6 (11.11%) RAD
16 6 (11.11%) Swing
16 6 (11.11%) Banking

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (3.70%) CMS
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.85%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.85%) DB2
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) Mockito
3 1 (1.85%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
3 1 (1.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 20 (37.04%) Architect
3 16 (29.63%) Java Architect
4 13 (24.07%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Technical Leader
6 8 (14.81%) Applications Architect
6 8 (14.81%) UI Developer
6 8 (14.81%) UI Programmer
7 7 (12.96%) Java Applications Architect
8 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (11.11%) Designer
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Junior
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (7.41%) Junior Java Architect
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Architect
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Designer
10 4 (7.41%) Senior Architect
10 4 (7.41%) Junior Architect
11 3 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) Java EE
2 22 (40.74%) JPA
3 20 (37.04%) RichFaces
4 19 (35.19%) Hibernate
5 18 (33.33%) Web Services
6 17 (31.48%) J2EE
7 15 (27.78%) EJB
7 15 (27.78%) HTML
8 12 (22.22%) Spring
8 12 (22.22%) Apache CXF
9 9 (16.67%) XML
10 8 (14.81%) .NET
10 8 (14.81%) JSP
10 8 (14.81%) jQuery
10 8 (14.81%) OSGi
11 7 (12.96%) CSS
11 7 (12.96%) Struts
12 6 (11.11%) Swing
13 4 (7.41%) JavaBeans
13 4 (7.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) SOA
2 11 (20.37%) Workflow
3 9 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (12.96%) BPMN
4 7 (12.96%) UML
5 6 (11.11%) OO
5 6 (11.11%) RAD
5 6 (11.11%) Validation
6 5 (9.26%) Use Case
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (3.70%) Web Design
9 2 (3.70%) Web Development
9 2 (3.70%) Content Management
9 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.85%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) Java
2 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) JBoss
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Facebook
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) IBM