The table below looks at the statistics for JSF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 450 481 444
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -37
Contract jobs citing JSF 180 129 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.93% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 78 78
Average daily rate £415 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.72% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 £38.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -10.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £38.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -10.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14624 13900 13032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.43% 26.94% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10168 9284 8197
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

JSF
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JSF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSF
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSF within the UK.

JSF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

JSF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSF
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSF within the UK.

JSF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JSF
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +2 113 £415 +18.57% 26
Scotland +23 55 £450 +28.57%
Edinburgh +24 54 £450 +28.57%
South East +27 48 £400 +23.07% 5
London +2 27 £425 +5.52% 9
Surrey +4 22 £420 +29.23% 3
East Midlands +3 15 £450 +24.13% 1
Hampshire +18 12 £375 - 1
South West +5 11 £415 +6.41% 4
Gloucestershire +11 9 £415 +9.21% 3
Yorkshire -9 8 £416 +28.07% 1
Kent - 6 £408 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £438 -
Reigate - 6 £423 -
Oxfordshire +6 5 £300 -26.38%
Wales -2 5 £473 +26.00%
South Wales -5 5 £473 +26.00%
Cardiff -8 5 £473 +26.00%
West Yorkshire - 5 £416 - 1
Leeds - 5 £416 - 1
Redhill - 4 £420 -
North Yorkshire +6 3 - -
Northern Ireland +5 3 £325 - 1
County Antrim - 3 £325 - 1
Bradford - 3 - -
Ripon - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 £325 - 1
Havant - 3 - -
East of England -3 2 - - 2
Essex -7 2 - -

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 298 (94.60%) Java
2 181 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (49.52%) HTML
4 144 (45.71%) JavaScript
4 144 (45.71%) Oracle
5 143 (45.40%) Hibernate
6 129 (40.95%) SQL
7 124 (39.37%) CSS
8 120 (38.10%) Web Services
8 120 (38.10%) XML
8 120 (38.10%) JBoss
9 119 (37.78%) Spring
9 119 (37.78%) JPA
10 114 (36.19%) J2EE
11 109 (34.60%) Maven
12 108 (34.29%) UML
13 98 (31.11%) Eclipse
14 97 (30.79%) Java EE
15 94 (29.84%) SOAP
16 89 (28.25%) OO
17 88 (27.94%) Ant
18 79 (25.08%) RichFaces
19 78 (24.76%) WebLogic
20 74 (23.49%) PL/SQL
20 74 (23.49%) Oracle Database
21 71 (22.54%) SOA
22 67 (21.27%) EJB
23 66 (20.95%) Scrum
24 65 (20.63%) jQuery
25 64 (20.32%) TDD

JSF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 120 (38.10%) JBoss
2 78 (24.76%) WebLogic
3 47 (14.92%) Tomcat
4 30 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 17 (5.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (4.76%) Confluence
7 14 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (4.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (2.86%) Apache
9 9 (2.86%) Node.js
9 9 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
10 8 (2.54%) AquaLogic
11 7 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (1.59%) NetWeaver
12 5 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (1.27%) ArcGIS
13 4 (1.27%) FileNet
13 4 (1.27%) GlassFish
13 4 (1.27%) IIS
13 4 (1.27%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.90%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 23 (7.30%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (0.63%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.63%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.54%) SSL
2 4 (1.27%) HTTP
2 4 (1.27%) IPsec
2 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.27%) VPN
3 3 (0.95%) Internet
3 3 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.95%) LDAP
3 3 (0.95%) SAN
4 2 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.63%) DVB
4 2 (0.63%) Firewall
4 2 (0.63%) SNMP
4 2 (0.63%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.32%) Extranet
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (23.49%) Oracle Database
2 62 (19.68%) Relational Database
3 59 (18.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 50 (15.87%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.35%) MySQL
5 20 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.17%) Big Data
10 9 (2.86%) OrientDB
11 8 (2.54%) Neo4j
12 7 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.90%) Mnesia
14 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.59%) DB2
14 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 109 (34.60%) Maven
2 98 (31.11%) Eclipse
3 88 (27.94%) Ant
4 60 (19.05%) Subversion
5 46 (14.60%) JIRA
6 36 (11.43%) Jenkins
7 35 (11.11%) Toad
8 23 (7.30%) Git (software)
9 18 (5.71%) Selenium
10 16 (5.08%) JUnit
11 13 (4.13%) AccuRev
11 13 (4.13%) Hudson
12 11 (3.49%) JProfiler
13 10 (3.17%) Spock
14 9 (2.86%) CruiseControl
15 8 (2.54%) JIRA Agile
16 6 (1.90%) Geb
17 5 (1.59%) Cucumber
17 5 (1.59%) DbUnit
17 5 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (18.41%) Finance
2 11 (3.49%) Banking
3 10 (3.17%) Publishing
4 9 (2.86%) Games
5 7 (2.22%) Retail
6 6 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.27%) Automotive
7 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 227 (72.06%) Developer
2 196 (62.22%) Java Developer
3 51 (16.19%) Architect
4 30 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (8.89%) J2EE Developer
6 27 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.57%) UI Developer
7 26 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (6.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (6.03%) HTML Developer
9 19 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (5.40%) Java Architect
11 14 (4.44%) SQL Developer
12 13 (4.13%) Agile Developer
12 13 (4.13%) Agile Java Developer
12 13 (4.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 12 (3.81%) Analyst
14 11 (3.49%) Business Analyst
15 10 (3.17%) Applications Architect
15 10 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (49.52%) HTML
2 143 (45.40%) Hibernate
3 124 (39.37%) CSS
4 120 (38.10%) Web Services
4 120 (38.10%) XML
5 119 (37.78%) JPA
5 119 (37.78%) Spring
6 114 (36.19%) J2EE
7 97 (30.79%) Java EE
8 94 (29.84%) SOAP
9 79 (25.08%) RichFaces
10 67 (21.27%) EJB
11 65 (20.63%) jQuery
12 63 (20.00%) JMS
13 59 (18.73%) HTML5
14 55 (17.46%) Ajax
14 55 (17.46%) JSP
15 49 (15.56%) Apache CXF
16 42 (13.33%) PrimeFaces
17 39 (12.38%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.54%) Replication
4 7 (2.22%) User Experience
5 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.59%) Online Games
6 5 (1.59%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.27%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.63%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.63%) Wiki
9 1 (0.32%) Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.32%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.46%) Unix
2 33 (10.48%) Linux
3 16 (5.08%) Windows
4 9 (2.86%) Solaris
5 8 (2.54%) AIX
6 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (34.29%) UML
3 89 (28.25%) OO
4 71 (22.54%) SOA
5 66 (20.95%) Scrum
6 64 (20.32%) TDD
7 45 (14.29%) Use Case
8 44 (13.97%) SDLC
9 43 (13.65%) BPMN
9 43 (13.65%) MVC
10 37 (11.75%) Data Modelling
11 36 (11.43%) Waterfall
12 35 (11.11%) Process Management
13 33 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (10.48%) OOA/OOD
14 32 (10.16%) OOD
15 27 (8.57%) Logical Data Model
16 24 (7.62%) Workflow
17 22 (6.98%) Configuration Management
17 22 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 298 (94.60%) Java
2 144 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 129 (40.95%) SQL
4 74 (23.49%) PL/SQL
5 42 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 27 (8.57%) Python
7 24 (7.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 23 (7.30%) Jython
9 12 (3.81%) Ruby
10 11 (3.49%) C
11 10 (3.17%) Scala
12 9 (2.86%) Perl
13 6 (1.90%) Erlang
13 6 (1.90%) SystemTap
14 5 (1.59%) PHP
15 4 (1.27%) C++
15 4 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.95%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.95%) ES6
17 2 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 43 (13.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.35%) Degree
2 20 (6.35%) DV Cleared
3 18 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.27%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.63%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.63%) vRealize
3 1 (0.32%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 144 (45.71%) Oracle
2 19 (6.03%) IBM
3 13 (4.13%) Adobe
3 13 (4.13%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.22%) BEA
6 6 (1.90%) Google
6 6 (1.90%) Intel
6 6 (1.90%) Perforce
6 6 (1.90%) Twitter
7 5 (1.59%) SAP
7 5 (1.59%) VMware
8 4 (1.27%) Cisco
8 4 (1.27%) ESRI
8 4 (1.27%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.27%) ILOG
8 4 (1.27%) Kofax
8 4 (1.27%) Lumension
8 4 (1.27%) Sophos
8 4 (1.27%) Splunk
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