The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 36 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs citing JSF 42 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.49% 0.98% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.82% 4.47% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +41.81%
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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
304 246 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.23% 21.83% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 114 60
Average daily rate £375 £335 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 101 (97.12%) Java
2 78 (75.00%) JBoss
3 49 (47.12%) RichFaces
4 46 (44.23%) SOA
5 39 (37.50%) Apache CXF
5 39 (37.50%) HTML
5 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.77%) JSP
7 31 (29.81%) Web Services
7 31 (29.81%) Java EE
8 29 (27.88%) Hibernate
9 28 (26.92%) Oracle
9 28 (26.92%) JPA
10 26 (25.00%) Maven
10 26 (25.00%) OO
11 25 (24.04%) J2EE
11 25 (24.04%) Scrum
12 24 (23.08%) Data Modelling
12 24 (23.08%) Use Case
13 23 (22.12%) jQuery
14 21 (20.19%) Relational Database
15 20 (19.23%) UML
15 20 (19.23%) XML
15 20 (19.23%) SOAP
16 18 (17.31%) RESTful
17 17 (16.35%) Web Design
18 16 (15.38%) HTTP
18 16 (15.38%) XHTML
19 15 (14.42%) Oracle BPM
20 14 (13.46%) Servlets

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
1 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (2.88%) Node.js
1 3 (2.88%) CMS
1 3 (2.88%) Apache
1 3 (2.88%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) Relational Database
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Maven
2 11 (10.58%) Selenium
3 10 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.96%) Mockito
5 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.96%) NUnit
5 1 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (64.42%) Developer
2 40 (38.46%) UI Developer
2 40 (38.46%) UI Programmer
3 27 (25.96%) Java Developer
4 21 (20.19%) Designer
4 21 (20.19%) Architect
5 16 (15.38%) Java Architect
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Leader
6 11 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.65%) Junior Architect
8 9 (8.65%) Junior
8 9 (8.65%) Applications Architect
9 8 (7.69%) Junior Java Architect
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Java Applications Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Junior Designer
11 5 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (47.12%) RichFaces
2 39 (37.50%) Apache CXF
2 39 (37.50%) HTML
3 32 (30.77%) JSP
4 31 (29.81%) Web Services
4 31 (29.81%) Java EE
5 29 (27.88%) Hibernate
6 28 (26.92%) JPA
7 25 (24.04%) J2EE
8 23 (22.12%) jQuery
9 20 (19.23%) XML
9 20 (19.23%) SOAP
10 18 (17.31%) RESTful
11 16 (15.38%) XHTML
12 14 (13.46%) Servlets
12 14 (13.46%) CSS
13 13 (12.50%) JSR 286
14 7 (6.73%) Spring
15 5 (4.81%) EJB
16 4 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.88%) Android
1 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) SOA
2 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.00%) OO
4 25 (24.04%) Scrum
5 24 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 24 (23.08%) Use Case
6 20 (19.23%) UML
7 17 (16.35%) Web Design
8 13 (12.50%) TDD
9 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.85%) Web Development
11 3 (2.88%) Android Development
11 3 (2.88%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.88%) OOD
12 2 (1.92%) Workflow
12 2 (1.92%) Coaching
12 2 (1.92%) Software Engineering
12 2 (1.92%) Unit Testing
13 1 (0.96%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (0.96%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 101 (97.12%) Java
2 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) WCAG
Vendors
1 78 (75.00%) JBoss
2 28 (26.92%) Oracle
3 3 (2.88%) HP
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat