The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 124 91 125
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +34
Contract jobs citing JSF 18 52 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.69% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 6.51% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 39 1
Average daily rate
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£390 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 - £44.00
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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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 799 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.93% 26.03% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 499 391
Average daily rate £365 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £26.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 1 April 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
Gloucestershire - 15 £380 -
Bristol -14 1 £400 +6.66% 5
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
JSF
England

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) J2EE
2 18 (90.00%) Oracle
3 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (80.00%) XML
4 16 (80.00%) JBoss
4 16 (80.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (75.00%) JPA
5 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (75.00%) Web Services
6 14 (70.00%) Scrum
6 14 (70.00%) JAXB
6 14 (70.00%) EJB
6 14 (70.00%) EJB 3.0
6 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
7 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (50.00%) JIRA
7 10 (50.00%) Python
8 9 (45.00%) JUnit
9 6 (30.00%) C
10 4 (20.00%) C++
10 4 (20.00%) Workflow
10 4 (20.00%) Java EE
10 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 4 (20.00%) JAX-RS
10 4 (20.00%) PrimeFaces

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) SoapUI
2 10 (50.00%) JIRA
3 9 (45.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Ant
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (95.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) J2EE
2 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
3 16 (80.00%) XML
4 15 (75.00%) JPA
4 15 (75.00%) Web Services
5 14 (70.00%) JAXB
5 14 (70.00%) EJB
5 14 (70.00%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (20.00%) Java EE
6 4 (20.00%) JAX-RS
6 4 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) JSP
8 2 (10.00%) Struts
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) JavaBeans
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle