The first table below looks at the demand for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 18 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 South West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 101 122 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +9
Contract jobs citing JSF 43 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 0.043% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 0.17% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 0 7
Average daily rate £325 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
807 579 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.37% 24.89% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 360 510
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSF
England

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSF across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JSF
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSF Daily Rate Trend in the South West

JSF
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

JSF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

JSF Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JSF
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Wiltshire - 28 £338 - 1
Bristol - 7 £325 - 5
Somerset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
JSF
England

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 50 (72.46%) CSS
2 43 (62.32%) Spring
3 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 39 (56.52%) Java
5 38 (55.07%) MVC
6 35 (50.72%) jQuery
7 30 (43.48%) Scrum
8 29 (42.03%) .NET
8 29 (42.03%) Web Development
9 28 (40.58%) J2EE
10 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
10 27 (39.13%) XML
11 26 (37.68%) Maven
12 25 (36.23%) WebLogic
13 24 (34.78%) RDBMS
13 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
13 24 (34.78%) NoSQL
13 24 (34.78%) Node.js
13 24 (34.78%) Backbone.js
13 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
14 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
14 22 (31.88%) Oracle
14 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
15 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
16 20 (28.99%) CSS3
17 19 (27.54%) Computer Science
18 18 (26.09%) Subversion
18 18 (26.09%) XML Schema

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 25 (36.23%) WebLogic
2 24 (34.78%) Node.js
3 9 (13.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.25%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (7.25%) Escenic
5 5 (7.25%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
5 5 (7.25%) CMS
6 2 (2.90%) Confluence
7 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) LDAP
2 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) RDBMS
2 24 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 24 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 24 (34.78%) Relational Database
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.25%) Big Data
4 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (7.25%) MySQL
5 3 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Maven
2 18 (26.09%) Subversion
2 18 (26.09%) Ant
3 17 (24.64%) Eclipse
3 17 (24.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.04%) Selenium
4 9 (13.04%) WebDriver
5 7 (10.14%) JUnit
6 5 (7.25%) Mockito
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
8 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.45%) JSUnit
9 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.45%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Applications Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Web Applications Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (11.59%) J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Java Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) Programmer
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) CSS
2 43 (62.32%) Spring
3 35 (50.72%) jQuery
4 29 (42.03%) .NET
5 28 (40.58%) J2EE
6 27 (39.13%) XML
7 24 (34.78%) Backbone.js
8 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
8 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (28.99%) CSS3
10 18 (26.09%) XML Schema
11 14 (20.29%) HTML
12 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
12 13 (18.84%) JAX-WS
13 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
14 10 (14.49%) Struts
15 9 (13.04%) Ajax
16 8 (11.59%) EJB
17 7 (10.14%) SOAP
18 6 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) UNIX
1 11 (15.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) MVC
2 30 (43.48%) Scrum
3 29 (42.03%) Web Development
4 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.64%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.04%) UML
6 9 (13.04%) TDD
7 7 (10.14%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) RUP
9 5 (7.25%) OOP
9 5 (7.25%) OOD
10 4 (5.80%) SOA
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.35%) User Stories
12 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
13 1 (1.45%) Test Scripting
13 1 (1.45%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.45%) Time Management
13 1 (1.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 39 (56.52%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.25%) Scala
5 5 (7.25%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (1.45%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) JBoss
4 3 (4.35%) hybris
5 1 (1.45%) Sun