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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 72 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Contract jobs citing JSF 14 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 2.20% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.62% 8.26% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £550 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.46% -14.41%
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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
249 327 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.94% 26.59% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 202 86
Average daily rate £350 £375 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 30 (93.75%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 17 (53.13%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (46.88%) J2EE
5 15 (46.88%) JSP
5 15 (46.88%) Spring
6 14 (43.75%) Oracle
6 14 (43.75%) jQuery
7 12 (37.50%) TDD
8 11 (34.38%) Subversion
8 11 (34.38%) JBoss
9 10 (31.25%) UML
9 10 (31.25%) Finance
9 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
9 10 (31.25%) HTML5
10 9 (28.13%) JUnit
11 8 (25.00%) Struts
11 8 (25.00%) Ajax
11 8 (25.00%) Java EE
12 7 (21.88%) Selenium
12 7 (21.88%) Servlets
12 7 (21.88%) C#
12 7 (21.88%) CRM
12 7 (21.88%) Maven
13 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.75%) EJB

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 11 (34.38%) JBoss
2 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Subversion
2 9 (28.13%) JUnit
3 7 (21.88%) Maven
3 7 (21.88%) Selenium
4 6 (18.75%) Mockito
4 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
5 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (12.50%) NetBeans
6 4 (12.50%) JIRA
6 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 4 (12.50%) Grunt
6 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (12.50%) Bower
7 3 (9.38%) NUnit
8 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) UI Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
4 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 17 (53.13%) HTML
3 16 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (46.88%) Spring
4 15 (46.88%) J2EE
4 15 (46.88%) JSP
5 14 (43.75%) jQuery
6 10 (31.25%) HTML5
7 8 (25.00%) Java EE
7 8 (25.00%) Struts
7 8 (25.00%) Ajax
8 7 (21.88%) Servlets
9 6 (18.75%) EJB
9 6 (18.75%) Apache CXF
9 6 (18.75%) JPA
9 6 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (18.75%) RichFaces
9 6 (18.75%) Sass
9 6 (18.75%) LESS
9 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) UML
3 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
5 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.38%) Use Case
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Alterian