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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 42 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing JSF 51 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.59% 1.32% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.39% 6.72% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 13 7
Average daily rate £450 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £328 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £377 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £338 £344
% change year-on-year
+22.96% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -12.94%
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
381 268 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.85% 19.72% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 149 143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 2016.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 59 (92.19%) Java
2 53 (82.81%) JBoss
3 52 (81.25%) Hibernate
4 51 (79.69%) SOA
5 46 (71.88%) Apache CXF
6 42 (65.63%) BPMN
7 41 (64.06%) JPA
8 38 (59.38%) Drools
9 37 (57.81%) Use Case
9 37 (57.81%) UML
10 36 (56.25%) Oracle
10 36 (56.25%) OO
10 36 (56.25%) RichFaces
11 32 (50.00%) Data Modelling
12 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (40.63%) Logical Data Model
13 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
14 20 (31.25%) Spring
15 18 (28.13%) TDD
15 18 (28.13%) Oracle BPM
15 18 (28.13%) Java EE
16 16 (25.00%) Eclipse
17 14 (21.88%) XML
17 14 (21.88%) Workflow
17 14 (21.88%) Maven
17 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (20.31%) Application Performance Monitoring
18 13 (20.31%) XSLT
18 13 (20.31%) Performance Monitoring
19 12 (18.75%) J2EE

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 53 (82.81%) JBoss
2 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.94%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.94%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.81%) Apache
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 14 (21.88%) Maven
3 11 (17.19%) JProfiler
4 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.25%) JUnit
5 4 (6.25%) Mockito
6 3 (4.69%) JIRA
6 3 (4.69%) NetBeans
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
7 2 (3.13%) Selenium
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Architect
2 27 (42.19%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (37.50%) Developer
3 24 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Lead Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) SOA Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.69%) UML Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (81.25%) Hibernate
2 46 (71.88%) Apache CXF
3 41 (64.06%) JPA
4 38 (59.38%) Drools
5 36 (56.25%) RichFaces
6 20 (31.25%) Spring
7 18 (28.13%) Java EE
8 14 (21.88%) XML
9 13 (20.31%) XSLT
10 12 (18.75%) J2EE
10 12 (18.75%) jQuery
11 10 (15.63%) jBPM
11 10 (15.63%) RESTful
11 10 (15.63%) SOAP
11 10 (15.63%) Web Services
12 5 (7.81%) Apache OpenJPA
12 5 (7.81%) CSS
12 5 (7.81%) JSP
12 5 (7.81%) Servlets
12 5 (7.81%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
1 3 (4.69%) Unix
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) SOA
2 42 (65.63%) BPMN
3 37 (57.81%) UML
3 37 (57.81%) Use Case
4 36 (56.25%) OO
5 32 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (40.63%) Logical Data Model
7 18 (28.13%) TDD
8 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (21.88%) Workflow
9 13 (20.31%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 13 (20.31%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (18.75%) Scrum
11 9 (14.06%) OOA/OOD
11 9 (14.06%) SDLC
12 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
14 5 (7.81%) MVC
15 4 (6.25%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.56%) hybris