The table below looks at the statistics for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 82 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing JSF 45 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 3.04% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +35.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +41.81%
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
775 625 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.88% 25.29% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 306 247
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -20.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSF across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 42 £500 +29.03% 1
Glasgow -16 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Fife - - - -
JSF
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JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 115 (97.46%) Java
2 88 (74.58%) JBoss
3 55 (46.61%) SOA
4 50 (42.37%) RichFaces
5 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (38.98%) HTML
7 40 (33.90%) Apache CXF
8 38 (32.20%) JSP
9 37 (31.36%) Hibernate
10 36 (30.51%) Web Services
11 33 (27.97%) Maven
11 33 (27.97%) Java EE
11 33 (27.97%) Oracle
12 32 (27.12%) JPA
13 31 (26.27%) J2EE
14 30 (25.42%) OO
15 26 (22.03%) Scrum
16 25 (21.19%) jQuery
16 25 (21.19%) Data Modelling
16 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
17 24 (20.34%) Use Case
18 23 (19.49%) XML
19 22 (18.64%) SOAP
19 22 (18.64%) UML
20 19 (16.10%) XHTML
20 19 (16.10%) RESTful
21 18 (15.25%) Servlets
22 17 (14.41%) Web Design
22 17 (14.41%) Oracle BPM
23 16 (13.56%) TDD

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (5.93%) Apache
2 6 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.54%) Node.js
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.54%) TeamSite
4 2 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.69%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.69%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (14.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 13 (11.02%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.85%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.85%) MS Access
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (27.97%) Maven
2 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.32%) Selenium
4 4 (3.39%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.54%) Subversion
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (0.85%) Mockito
7 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.85%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.85%) NUnit
7 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 9 (7.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (63.56%) Developer
2 42 (35.59%) UI Developer
2 42 (35.59%) UI Programmer
3 34 (28.81%) Java Developer
4 23 (19.49%) Architect
4 23 (19.49%) Designer
5 18 (15.25%) Java Architect
6 14 (11.86%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (9.32%) Technical Leader
8 10 (8.47%) Applications Architect
9 9 (7.63%) Junior
9 9 (7.63%) Junior Architect
10 8 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (6.78%) Junior Java Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Senior Architect
11 6 (5.08%) Java Applications Architect
12 5 (4.24%) Junior Designer
12 5 (4.24%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (4.24%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.37%) RichFaces
2 46 (38.98%) HTML
3 40 (33.90%) Apache CXF
4 38 (32.20%) JSP
5 37 (31.36%) Hibernate
6 36 (30.51%) Web Services
7 33 (27.97%) Java EE
8 32 (27.12%) JPA
9 31 (26.27%) J2EE
10 25 (21.19%) jQuery
11 23 (19.49%) XML
12 22 (18.64%) SOAP
13 19 (16.10%) XHTML
13 19 (16.10%) RESTful
14 18 (15.25%) Servlets
15 16 (13.56%) CSS
16 13 (11.02%) JSR 286
16 13 (11.02%) Spring
17 7 (5.93%) EJB
18 4 (3.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.69%) Clustering
2 2 (1.69%) DataPower
2 2 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.85%) Open Source
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.54%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) UNIX
2 2 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.61%) SOA
2 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.42%) OO
4 26 (22.03%) Scrum
5 25 (21.19%) Data Modelling
6 24 (20.34%) Use Case
7 22 (18.64%) UML
8 17 (14.41%) Web Design
9 16 (13.56%) TDD
10 11 (9.32%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.24%) Web Development
12 4 (3.39%) MVC
12 4 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (2.54%) Android Development
13 3 (2.54%) iOS Development
13 3 (2.54%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.54%) OOD
14 2 (1.69%) OOA/OOD
14 2 (1.69%) AOP
14 2 (1.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (97.46%) Java
2 15 (12.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.54%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.85%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
1 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) WCAG
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
1 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 88 (74.58%) JBoss
2 33 (27.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.54%) IBM
3 3 (2.54%) HP
4 2 (1.69%) Yahoo!
4 2 (1.69%) Google
4 2 (1.69%) Kony
5 1 (0.85%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat