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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 432 489 411
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -78
Contract jobs citing JSF 176 86 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.56% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 57 85
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £369 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +54.54%

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
15459 15268 15752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.81% 28.61% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9792 9812 9695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 270 375
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
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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 +32 105 £350 -6.66% 26
Scotland +10 52 £460 +31.42% 2
Edinburgh +22 50 £460 +22.66% 2
London +7 35 £400 -11.11% 12
Yorkshire +25 21 £350 +10.23% 3
York - 20 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 20 £350 -
North West +1 16 £356 -5.00% 6
Wales -4 14 £250 -20.82% 1
City of London +28 9 £395 -7.05% 6
South East -9 9 £375 -1.63% 4
South West -30 8 £306 -18.33%
East of England -15 7 £365 - 1
Cheshire -2 6 - - 2
South Wales - 5 £250 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £288 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £388 -
Kent - 4 £200 -
Swindon - 3 £288 -
Hampshire -8 2 £375 -20.80%
Hertfordshire - 2 £420 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £295 -
Cardiff - 2 £210 -
Berkshire +8 1 - -
East Midlands +1 1 £450 +22.03%
Glasgow -15 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 332 (93.00%) Java
2 143 (40.06%) HTML
3 134 (37.54%) Spring
4 133 (37.25%) Web Services
5 127 (35.57%) Oracle
6 125 (35.01%) J2EE
7 119 (33.33%) JBoss
8 110 (30.81%) jQuery
9 109 (30.53%) Hibernate
10 105 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 99 (27.73%) CSS
12 86 (24.09%) SOA
13 81 (22.69%) XML
14 75 (21.01%) Maven
15 74 (20.73%) SQL
16 72 (20.17%) JSP
17 67 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
17 67 (18.77%) Java EE
18 66 (18.49%) Scrum
19 65 (18.21%) Ajax
20 63 (17.65%) JPA
21 59 (16.53%) Relational Database
21 59 (16.53%) Struts
22 52 (14.57%) TDD
23 50 (14.01%) MVC
23 50 (14.01%) Oracle Database
23 50 (14.01%) RichFaces
24 49 (13.73%) WebLogic
24 49 (13.73%) UML
25 46 (12.89%) OO

JSF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 49 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 38 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 33 (9.24%) Tomcat
4 18 (5.04%) Apache
5 14 (3.92%) Liferay
6 12 (3.36%) CMS
7 10 (2.80%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.96%) MQSeries
8 7 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.96%) Escenic
8 7 (1.96%) Node.js
8 7 (1.96%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (1.40%) Confluence
10 4 (1.12%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (1.12%) FileNet
10 4 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.84%) TeamSite
11 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.28%) HFM
2 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.12%) Heroku
3 3 (0.84%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.04%) HTTP
2 13 (3.64%) LDAP
3 12 (3.36%) Internet
4 7 (1.96%) Intranet
5 4 (1.12%) ATM
6 2 (0.56%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) WAN
6 2 (0.56%) SSL
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) X.509
7 1 (0.28%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.53%) Relational Database
2 50 (14.01%) Oracle Database
3 36 (10.08%) RDBMS
4 28 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 18 (5.04%) InterSystems Cache
6 17 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (4.48%) MySQL
8 10 (2.80%) JasperReports
9 9 (2.52%) Big Data
9 9 (2.52%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.24%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.96%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.40%) DB2
14 4 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 75 (21.01%) Maven
2 43 (12.04%) Subversion
3 40 (11.20%) Jenkins
4 38 (10.64%) Eclipse
5 32 (8.96%) JUnit
6 23 (6.44%) Selenium
7 21 (5.88%) Ant
8 17 (4.76%) Git (software)
9 13 (3.64%) JIRA
10 8 (2.24%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.68%) Toad
12 6 (1.68%) Hudson
13 5 (1.40%) MyEclipse
14 4 (1.12%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.84%) Trac
16 2 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
16 2 (0.56%) JDeveloper
16 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
16 2 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 32 (8.96%) Finance
2 7 (1.96%) Banking
3 5 (1.40%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.12%) Advertising
5 2 (0.56%) Back Office
5 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.28%) German Language
6 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.28%) Front Office
6 1 (0.28%) Publishing
6 1 (0.28%) Military
6 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 273 (76.47%) Developer
2 172 (48.18%) Java Developer
3 45 (12.61%) UI Developer
4 43 (12.04%) UI Programmer
5 41 (11.48%) Architect
6 30 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 29 (8.12%) Designer
8 24 (6.72%) Java Architect
9 22 (6.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 21 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 19 (5.32%) Web Developer
12 18 (5.04%) Hybris Developer
13 16 (4.48%) Applications Architect
14 13 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (3.36%) Junior
15 12 (3.36%) Technical Leader
16 11 (3.08%) Analyst
16 11 (3.08%) Java Applications Architect
17 9 (2.52%) Junior Architect
17 9 (2.52%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (40.06%) HTML
2 134 (37.54%) Spring
3 133 (37.25%) Web Services
4 125 (35.01%) J2EE
5 110 (30.81%) jQuery
6 109 (30.53%) Hibernate
7 99 (27.73%) CSS
8 81 (22.69%) XML
9 72 (20.17%) JSP
10 67 (18.77%) Java EE
11 65 (18.21%) Ajax
12 63 (17.65%) JPA
13 59 (16.53%) Struts
14 50 (14.01%) RichFaces
15 41 (11.48%) SOAP
16 38 (10.64%) Apache CXF
17 37 (10.36%) EJB
18 34 (9.52%) Spring MVC
19 31 (8.68%) PrimeFaces
20 29 (8.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.32%) Open Source
2 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (1.12%) GIS
5 2 (0.56%) Clustering
5 2 (0.56%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.28%) DataPower
6 1 (0.28%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.28%) W3C
6 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.44%) UNIX
1 23 (6.44%) Linux
2 14 (3.92%) Windows
3 11 (3.08%) Android
4 10 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) HPUX
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (24.09%) SOA
2 67 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (18.49%) Scrum
4 52 (14.57%) TDD
5 50 (14.01%) MVC
6 49 (13.73%) UML
7 46 (12.89%) OO
8 37 (10.36%) Web Development
9 35 (9.80%) Configuration Management
10 31 (8.68%) Use Case
11 28 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (7.56%) Data Modelling
13 26 (7.28%) Software Engineering
14 25 (7.00%) E-Commerce
15 23 (6.44%) OOA/OOD
16 20 (5.60%) OOD
17 19 (5.32%) User Stories
18 17 (4.76%) Unit Testing
18 17 (4.76%) Web Design
19 15 (4.20%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 332 (93.00%) Java
2 105 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 74 (20.73%) SQL
4 30 (8.40%) PL/SQL
5 10 (2.80%) C#
6 8 (2.24%) XPath
7 7 (1.96%) Scala
8 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.40%) C
10 4 (1.12%) C++
11 3 (0.84%) PHP
11 3 (0.84%) Ruby
12 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.56%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.28%) VB6
13 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 42 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.04%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.92%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.64%) Degree
5 5 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.36%) QA
2 7 (1.96%) WCAG
3 6 (1.68%) WAI
4 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.28%) ACF2
3 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.28%) RACF
3 1 (0.28%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.84%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Control-M
4 1 (0.28%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.28%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 127 (35.57%) Oracle
2 119 (33.33%) JBoss
3 18 (5.04%) hybris
4 13 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.08%) TIBCO
6 10 (2.80%) IBM
7 7 (1.96%) Talend
8 6 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.68%) HP
9 4 (1.12%) Twitter
9 4 (1.12%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.84%) Sun
10 3 (0.84%) BEA
11 2 (0.56%) Adobe
11 2 (0.56%) Cisco
11 2 (0.56%) Juniper
11 2 (0.56%) McAfee
11 2 (0.56%) VMware
11 2 (0.56%) Blue Coat
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