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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 50 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing JSF 36 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.70% 1.46% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.73% 7.33% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 2
Average daily rate £425 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £455 £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 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-25.56% +10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 150 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.78% 19.84% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 78 68
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 £248 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £99.53 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.75% -
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 16 April 2014.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 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 51 (96.23%) Java
2 28 (52.83%) JBoss
3 26 (49.06%) SOA
4 24 (45.28%) Java EE
5 22 (41.51%) JPA
6 20 (37.74%) RichFaces
7 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
7 18 (33.96%) Web Services
8 17 (32.08%) J2EE
9 15 (28.30%) EJB
9 15 (28.30%) HTML
10 12 (22.64%) Apache CXF
11 11 (20.75%) Spring
11 11 (20.75%) Workflow
11 11 (20.75%) Oracle
12 9 (16.98%) XML
12 9 (16.98%) Scrum
13 8 (15.09%) jQuery
13 8 (15.09%) OSGi
13 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
13 8 (15.09%) .NET
13 8 (15.09%) JSP
14 7 (13.21%) CSS
14 7 (13.21%) UML
14 7 (13.21%) Struts
14 7 (13.21%) BPMN
15 6 (11.32%) OO
15 6 (11.32%) RAD
15 6 (11.32%) Swing
15 6 (11.32%) Banking

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) DB2
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (5.66%) Maven
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Mockito
3 1 (1.89%) PhoneGap
General
1 6 (11.32%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Architect
3 16 (30.19%) Java Architect
4 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Technical Leader
6 8 (15.09%) UI Developer
6 8 (15.09%) UI Programmer
6 8 (15.09%) Applications Architect
7 7 (13.21%) Java Applications Architect
8 6 (11.32%) Designer
8 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Junior Java Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Designer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Junior Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Junior
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) Java EE
2 22 (41.51%) JPA
3 20 (37.74%) RichFaces
4 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
4 18 (33.96%) Web Services
5 17 (32.08%) J2EE
6 15 (28.30%) EJB
6 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 12 (22.64%) Apache CXF
8 11 (20.75%) Spring
9 9 (16.98%) XML
10 8 (15.09%) jQuery
10 8 (15.09%) OSGi
10 8 (15.09%) .NET
10 8 (15.09%) JSP
11 7 (13.21%) CSS
11 7 (13.21%) Struts
12 6 (11.32%) Swing
13 4 (7.55%) Ajax
13 4 (7.55%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Open Source
2 1 (1.89%) GIS
2 1 (1.89%) Social Media
2 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) SOA
2 11 (20.75%) Workflow
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 7 (13.21%) UML
4 7 (13.21%) BPMN
5 6 (11.32%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) RAD
5 6 (11.32%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) Use Case
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.77%) Web Development
9 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 2 (3.77%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (3.77%) Web Design
10 1 (1.89%) Migration
10 1 (1.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.77%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) JBoss
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Google