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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 81 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing JSF 13 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.95% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.63% 5.53% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 21
Median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £403 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
JSF
Scotland

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
281 253 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.72% 17.15% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 159 202
Median daily rate £375 £351 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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
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 6 May 2016.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 68 (93.15%) Java
2 62 (84.93%) JBoss
3 61 (83.56%) Hibernate
4 60 (82.19%) SOA
5 53 (72.60%) Apache CXF
6 47 (64.38%) BPMN
6 47 (64.38%) JPA
7 46 (63.01%) Drools
8 45 (61.64%) RichFaces
9 40 (54.79%) Use Case
9 40 (54.79%) UML
10 39 (53.42%) OO
10 39 (53.42%) Oracle
11 34 (46.58%) Data Modelling
12 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (38.36%) Logical Data Model
14 25 (34.25%) Relational Database
14 25 (34.25%) Java EE
15 24 (32.88%) Spring
16 22 (30.14%) Eclipse
17 20 (27.40%) TDD
17 20 (27.40%) Oracle BPM
18 19 (26.03%) XML
19 18 (24.66%) XSLT
19 18 (24.66%) Maven
20 17 (23.29%) Workflow
20 17 (23.29%) SOAP
20 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (21.92%) jBPM
21 16 (21.92%) Application Performance Monitoring

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 62 (84.93%) JBoss
2 10 (13.70%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.59%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.85%) Apache
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (4.11%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Eclipse
2 18 (24.66%) Maven
3 14 (19.18%) JProfiler
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.11%) JIRA
5 3 (4.11%) JUnit
5 3 (4.11%) Mockito
5 3 (4.11%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Architect
2 30 (41.10%) Developer
3 29 (39.73%) Java Developer
3 29 (39.73%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Applications Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Java Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Java Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Lead Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) SOA Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) UML Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) UML Business Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (83.56%) Hibernate
2 53 (72.60%) Apache CXF
3 47 (64.38%) JPA
4 46 (63.01%) Drools
5 45 (61.64%) RichFaces
6 25 (34.25%) Java EE
7 24 (32.88%) Spring
8 19 (26.03%) XML
9 18 (24.66%) XSLT
10 17 (23.29%) SOAP
11 16 (21.92%) jBPM
12 15 (20.55%) J2EE
12 15 (20.55%) jQuery
13 14 (19.18%) RESTful
13 14 (19.18%) Web Services
14 6 (8.22%) Apache OpenJPA
15 5 (6.85%) HTML
15 5 (6.85%) Spring MVC
16 4 (5.48%) CSS
16 4 (5.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Unix
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (82.19%) SOA
2 47 (64.38%) BPMN
3 40 (54.79%) UML
3 40 (54.79%) Use Case
4 39 (53.42%) OO
5 34 (46.58%) Data Modelling
6 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (38.36%) Logical Data Model
8 20 (27.40%) TDD
9 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (23.29%) Workflow
10 16 (21.92%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 16 (21.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (16.44%) Scrum
12 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
12 10 (13.70%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (12.33%) SDLC
14 7 (9.59%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.85%) MVC
16 4 (5.48%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) Java
2 5 (6.85%) SQL
3 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Oracle
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.37%) hybris