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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 117 73 93
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +20
Contract jobs citing JSF 12 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 2.06% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% 6.84% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.38 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+4.46% -11.81%
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
597 760 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.49% 30.05% 32.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 479 386
Average daily rate £361 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
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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 -32 10 £356 -20.83%
Glasgow -9 2 £388 +27.78% 1
JSF
UK

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (94.59%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
4 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
5 18 (48.65%) J2EE
5 18 (48.65%) Spring
6 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 15 (40.54%) Oracle
7 15 (40.54%) jQuery
8 14 (37.84%) JSP
9 13 (35.14%) TDD
10 12 (32.43%) Finance
10 12 (32.43%) UML
10 12 (32.43%) JBoss
10 12 (32.43%) Subversion
11 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
11 11 (29.73%) JUnit
12 10 (27.03%) Struts
13 9 (24.32%) Ajax
13 9 (24.32%) HTML5
14 8 (21.62%) Java EE
14 8 (21.62%) Maven
14 8 (21.62%) Selenium
15 7 (18.92%) JPA
15 7 (18.92%) Mockito
15 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
15 7 (18.92%) RichFaces
15 7 (18.92%) Gherkin
15 7 (18.92%) Servlets

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (32.43%) JBoss
2 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Subversion
2 11 (29.73%) JUnit
3 8 (21.62%) Maven
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
4 7 (18.92%) Mockito
4 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
5 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
6 5 (13.51%) JIRA
7 4 (10.81%) Grunt
7 4 (10.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (10.81%) Bower
7 4 (10.81%) NetBeans
7 4 (10.81%) Jasmine
8 3 (8.11%) NUnit
9 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
10 1 (2.70%) JProfiler
10 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
10 1 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Flex Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) CSS
2 20 (54.05%) Hibernate
3 19 (51.35%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) J2EE
4 18 (48.65%) Spring
5 15 (40.54%) jQuery
6 14 (37.84%) JSP
7 10 (27.03%) Struts
8 9 (24.32%) Ajax
8 9 (24.32%) HTML5
9 8 (21.62%) Java EE
10 7 (18.92%) JPA
10 7 (18.92%) RichFaces
10 7 (18.92%) Gherkin
10 7 (18.92%) Servlets
11 6 (16.22%) EJB
11 6 (16.22%) Sass
11 6 (16.22%) LESS
11 6 (16.22%) Apache CXF
11 6 (16.22%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) UML
4 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.92%) CRM
6 6 (16.22%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 4 (10.81%) MVC
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Use Case
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.11%) Web Design
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) Alterian