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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 83 100 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -35
Contract jobs citing JSF 48 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.88% 0.87% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 3.70% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 27
Average daily rate £450 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £402 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.96% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -12.94%
JSF
UK

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
630 621 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.66% 23.41% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 361 315
Average daily rate £363 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +38.46%
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 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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +16 47 £450 +28.57%
JSF
UK

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 60 (92.31%) Java
2 54 (83.08%) JBoss
3 53 (81.54%) Hibernate
4 52 (80.00%) SOA
5 47 (72.31%) Apache CXF
6 43 (66.15%) BPMN
7 42 (64.62%) JPA
8 39 (60.00%) Drools
9 38 (58.46%) Use Case
9 38 (58.46%) UML
10 37 (56.92%) Oracle
10 37 (56.92%) OO
10 37 (56.92%) RichFaces
11 33 (50.77%) Data Modelling
12 27 (41.54%) Logical Data Model
13 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
15 20 (30.77%) Spring
16 19 (29.23%) Oracle BPM
17 18 (27.69%) Java EE
17 18 (27.69%) TDD
18 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
19 14 (21.54%) XML
19 14 (21.54%) Workflow
19 14 (21.54%) Maven
19 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
20 13 (20.00%) XSLT
20 13 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
21 12 (18.46%) J2EE

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 54 (83.08%) JBoss
2 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.69%) Apache
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.62%) Confluence
7 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
2 14 (21.54%) Maven
3 11 (16.92%) JProfiler
4 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.15%) JUnit
5 4 (6.15%) Mockito
6 3 (4.62%) JIRA
6 3 (4.62%) NetBeans
6 3 (4.62%) Subversion
7 2 (3.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Architect
2 28 (43.08%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (36.92%) Developer
3 24 (36.92%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Applications Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Java Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Java Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Lead Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SOA Architect
8 3 (4.62%) UML Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (81.54%) Hibernate
2 47 (72.31%) Apache CXF
3 42 (64.62%) JPA
4 39 (60.00%) Drools
5 37 (56.92%) RichFaces
6 20 (30.77%) Spring
7 18 (27.69%) Java EE
8 14 (21.54%) XML
9 13 (20.00%) XSLT
10 12 (18.46%) J2EE
10 12 (18.46%) jQuery
11 10 (15.38%) jBPM
11 10 (15.38%) RESTful
11 10 (15.38%) SOAP
11 10 (15.38%) Web Services
12 5 (7.69%) Apache OpenJPA
12 5 (7.69%) CSS
12 5 (7.69%) JSP
12 5 (7.69%) Servlets
12 5 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) Unix
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) SOA
2 43 (66.15%) BPMN
3 38 (58.46%) UML
3 38 (58.46%) Use Case
4 37 (56.92%) OO
5 33 (50.77%) Data Modelling
6 27 (41.54%) Logical Data Model
7 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.69%) TDD
9 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (21.54%) Workflow
10 13 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 13 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (18.46%) Scrum
12 9 (13.85%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (13.85%) SDLC
13 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
14 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
15 5 (7.69%) MVC
16 4 (6.15%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (92.31%) Java
2 4 (6.15%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.54%) hybris