The table below looks at the statistics for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs citing JSF 3 46 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 3.18% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 12.27% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 38 16
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +22.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
284 375 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.49% 25.95% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 199 154
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing JSF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSF.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) RichFaces
3 11 (73.33%) JPA
3 11 (73.33%) SOA
4 10 (66.67%) JBoss
4 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 9 (60.00%) XML
6 8 (53.33%) SOAP
6 8 (53.33%) HTML
6 8 (53.33%) Apache CXF
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (46.67%) Drools
7 7 (46.67%) Java EE
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle
7 7 (46.67%) Web Services
7 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
8 6 (40.00%) UML
8 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (40.00%) TDD
8 6 (40.00%) BPMN
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source Development
9 5 (33.33%) jBPM
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (33.33%) Maven
9 5 (33.33%) Use Case
9 5 (33.33%) Scrum
9 5 (33.33%) Subversion

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (66.67%) JBoss
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) jMock
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 3 (20.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) UI Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UML Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) RichFaces
2 11 (73.33%) JPA
3 10 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 9 (60.00%) XML
5 8 (53.33%) Apache CXF
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) SOAP
6 7 (46.67%) Drools
6 7 (46.67%) Java EE
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) jBPM
7 5 (33.33%) XSLT
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) JMS
8 4 (26.67%) XSD
9 3 (20.00%) Apache OpenJPA
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
9 3 (20.00%) Spring Batch
10 2 (13.33%) JSP
10 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SOA
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) BPMN
2 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Open Source Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (20.00%) Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat