The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 73 80 106
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Contract jobs citing JSF 55 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.02% 1.70% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 5.70% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 9
Average daily rate £319 £319 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £293 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.51% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £43.25 -
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
825 702 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.29% 29.76% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 351 228
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +37.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £30.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSF
UK

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 16 April 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 16 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
Edinburgh -3 36 £425 +13.33%
Glasgow +9 17 £310 -2.51%
JSF
UK

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 90 (97.83%) Java
2 52 (56.52%) Hibernate
3 48 (52.17%) J2EE
4 44 (47.83%) Spring
5 39 (42.39%) HTML
6 37 (40.22%) Oracle
6 37 (40.22%) JSP
7 33 (35.87%) EJB
7 33 (35.87%) XML
7 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
8 31 (33.70%) Relational Database
9 30 (32.61%) JBoss
10 29 (31.52%) Web Services
11 28 (30.43%) RDBMS
12 26 (28.26%) SOA
12 26 (28.26%) Servlets
13 24 (26.09%) Java EE
14 23 (25.00%) Oracle Database
14 23 (25.00%) JPA
15 21 (22.83%) JSTL
16 20 (21.74%) Maven
16 20 (21.74%) Struts
16 20 (21.74%) RichFaces
17 18 (19.57%) Tapestry
18 16 (17.39%) Eclipse
18 16 (17.39%) Ant
19 15 (16.30%) Finance
20 14 (15.22%) Subversion
20 14 (15.22%) Sun Certification
20 14 (15.22%) Technical Analysis

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.17%) CMS
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.09%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) Relational Database
2 28 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 23 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) DB2
5 1 (1.09%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.09%) MS Access
5 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Maven
2 16 (17.39%) Eclipse
2 16 (17.39%) Ant
3 14 (15.22%) Subversion
4 6 (6.52%) Rational Application Developer
5 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.35%) JDeveloper
7 3 (3.26%) PVCS
7 3 (3.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.26%) JIRA
8 2 (2.17%) Selenium
8 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.17%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.09%) Mockito
9 1 (1.09%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (58.70%) Developer
2 43 (46.74%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Architect
4 16 (17.39%) Java Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Programmer
6 10 (10.87%) Technical Leader
6 10 (10.87%) Java Programmer
7 9 (9.78%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (9.78%) Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) Applications Architect
8 8 (8.70%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 8 (8.70%) UI Developer
8 8 (8.70%) UI Programmer
9 7 (7.61%) Java Applications Architect
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Designer
11 5 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (56.52%) Hibernate
2 48 (52.17%) J2EE
3 44 (47.83%) Spring
4 39 (42.39%) HTML
5 37 (40.22%) JSP
6 33 (35.87%) EJB
6 33 (35.87%) XML
7 29 (31.52%) Web Services
8 26 (28.26%) Servlets
9 24 (26.09%) Java EE
10 23 (25.00%) JPA
11 21 (22.83%) JSTL
12 20 (21.74%) Struts
12 20 (21.74%) RichFaces
13 18 (19.57%) Tapestry
14 12 (13.04%) Apache CXF
15 9 (9.78%) .NET
16 8 (8.70%) jQuery
16 8 (8.70%) OSGi
17 7 (7.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Open Source
2 1 (1.09%) Social Media
2 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Linux
1 2 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) UNIX
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.26%) SOA
2 14 (15.22%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (14.13%) MVC
4 12 (13.04%) Scrum
5 11 (11.96%) Workflow
6 7 (7.61%) BPMN
6 7 (7.61%) Validation
6 7 (7.61%) RAD
6 7 (7.61%) UML
6 7 (7.61%) OO
6 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.43%) Use Case
9 4 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.26%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (97.83%) Java
2 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.26%) SQL
4 2 (2.17%) C#
4 2 (2.17%) Groovy
5 1 (1.09%) C
5 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Sun Certification
2 13 (14.13%) OCPJP
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Oracle
2 30 (32.61%) JBoss
3 13 (14.13%) Sun
4 2 (2.17%) IBM
4 2 (2.17%) Adobe
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.09%) Facebook
5 1 (1.09%) Twitter
5 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.09%) Google