The first table below looks at the demand for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 64 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing JSF 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.64% 0.79% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 2.42% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £450 £341 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
222 207 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 28.61% 32.75% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 134
Average daily rate £395 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.90 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSF
East of England

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSF across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSF Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JSF
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSF across the Hertfordshire region.

JSF Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JSF
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hertford - - - - 1
JSF
East of England

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Servlets
3 5 (71.43%) Ant
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Alfresco
3 2 (28.57%) Liferay
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Ant
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Log4j
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) Servlets
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) XMLBeans
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (14.29%) DHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Struts2
4 1 (14.29%) GWT
4 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss