The table below looks at the statistics for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing JSF 10 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 1.82% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 7.38% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 38 25
Median daily rate £275 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £406 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
477 650 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.79% 24.58% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 374 370
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £36.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £22.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

JSF
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSF Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JSF
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JSF
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSF across the Scotland region.

JSF Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JSF
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 10 £275 -37.14% 2
JSF
UK

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JSF.

1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) JBoss
2 28 (87.50%) RichFaces
3 24 (75.00%) XML
4 23 (71.88%) HTML
4 23 (71.88%) Java EE
5 22 (68.75%) SOAP
5 22 (68.75%) SOA
6 21 (65.63%) Hibernate
6 21 (65.63%) JPA
7 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (56.25%) Web Services
8 17 (53.13%) Drools
9 16 (50.00%) Open Source
9 16 (50.00%) Eclipse
9 16 (50.00%) Open Source Development
10 15 (46.88%) XSLT
10 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (46.88%) TDD
10 15 (46.88%) Subversion
10 15 (46.88%) Scrum
10 15 (46.88%) Maven
10 15 (46.88%) jBPM
11 14 (43.75%) Oracle
12 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
12 13 (40.63%) Oracle BPM
12 13 (40.63%) Apache CXF
12 13 (40.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
13 11 (34.38%) Coaching

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 28 (87.50%) JBoss
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 15 (46.88%) Maven
2 15 (46.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) UI Developer
4 6 (18.75%) UI/UX Developer
4 6 (18.75%) UX Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Designer
8 1 (3.13%) UI Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) UI Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) UML Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) RichFaces
2 24 (75.00%) XML
3 23 (71.88%) HTML
3 23 (71.88%) Java EE
4 22 (68.75%) SOAP
5 21 (65.63%) Hibernate
5 21 (65.63%) JPA
6 18 (56.25%) Web Services
7 17 (53.13%) Drools
8 15 (46.88%) jBPM
8 15 (46.88%) XSLT
9 13 (40.63%) Apache CXF
10 11 (34.38%) J2EE
11 10 (31.25%) JMS
11 10 (31.25%) XSD
12 7 (21.88%) jQuery
13 6 (18.75%) JSP
13 6 (18.75%) RESTful
13 6 (18.75%) Spring Batch
14 3 (9.38%) Apache OpenJPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) SOA
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) Open Source
3 16 (50.00%) Open Source Development
4 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (46.88%) Scrum
4 15 (46.88%) TDD
5 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
6 11 (34.38%) Coaching
7 8 (25.00%) Web Design
8 6 (18.75%) BPMN
8 6 (18.75%) UML
9 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 5 (15.63%) Use Case
10 4 (12.50%) OO
11 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
11 3 (9.38%) Wireframes
12 2 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
12 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Red Hat