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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 547 434 508
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +74
Contract jobs citing JSF 83 179 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.13% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 104 56
Average daily rate
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£414 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
16619 15847 15524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.04% 28.03% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11307 10086 9969
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 299 218 271
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
England -56 55 £425 +21.42% 36
South Wales -1 19 £375 +50.00%
Wales -8 19 £375 +50.00%
South East -10 19 £425 +13.33% 10
Cardiff -1 13 £375 +78.57%
London -30 13 £550 +37.50% 9
Surrey - 9 £425 - 2
Hampshire +12 8 £425 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh -50 7 £338 -26.63% 1
Scotland -52 7 £338 -26.63% 1
Newport -2 6 £350 -
North West -38 6 £470 +39.25% 2
Manchester - 6 £470 - 1
East of England +3 5 £363 -0.68% 4
Essex -1 5 £363 +61.11% 1
East Midlands -1 4 £363 -19.44% 1
Andover - 4 £550 -
South West -6 3 £386 +26.12% 9
Basildon - 3 - - 1
Paddington - 3 £575 -
Tyne and Wear -31 2 £314 +45.93%
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 2 £314 +45.93%
North East -34 2 £314 +45.93%
Northamptonshire - 2 £353 - 1
City of London +3 1 £425 +8.97% 3
Berkshire -1 1 £450 - 3
Swindon -6 1 £333 +15.65% 3
Gloucestershire -8 1 - - 4
Wiltshire -10 1 £333 +15.65% 3
Bristol - 1 £440 - 1

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 158 (89.27%) Java
2 101 (57.06%) J2EE
3 92 (51.98%) HTML
4 89 (50.28%) Hibernate
5 87 (49.15%) Spring
6 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (48.59%) SQL
7 81 (45.76%) Web Services
8 69 (38.98%) Oracle
9 68 (38.42%) XML
10 64 (36.16%) CSS
11 60 (33.90%) JavaScript
11 60 (33.90%) SOAP
12 49 (27.68%) Scrum
12 49 (27.68%) Maven
13 48 (27.12%) JSP
14 45 (25.42%) JBoss
15 41 (23.16%) SQL Server
15 41 (23.16%) HTML5
16 39 (22.03%) PL/SQL
17 37 (20.90%) JPA
18 36 (20.34%) Security Cleared
19 35 (19.77%) Eclipse
20 34 (19.21%) WebLogic
20 34 (19.21%) Ajax
21 33 (18.64%) UML
22 32 (18.08%) Subversion
22 32 (18.08%) TDD
22 32 (18.08%) Continuous Integration
23 31 (17.51%) Ant

JSF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 45 (25.42%) JBoss
2 34 (19.21%) WebLogic
3 21 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 21 (11.86%) WebSphere
4 15 (8.47%) Apache
5 13 (7.34%) Confluence
6 12 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (3.95%) Liferay
8 7 (3.95%) Node.js
9 4 (2.26%) WordPress
9 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.26%) CMS
9 4 (2.26%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.69%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.82%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) HTTP
2 5 (2.82%) SSL
2 5 (2.82%) LDAP
3 4 (2.26%) Internet
3 4 (2.26%) IPsec
4 3 (1.69%) SMS
4 3 (1.69%) SAN
5 2 (1.13%) WAN
5 2 (1.13%) LAN
5 2 (1.13%) Firewall
5 2 (1.13%) VPN
5 2 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.56%) Intranet
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.95%) Oracle Database
3 18 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (7.34%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.52%) MySQL
7 6 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.82%) DB2
9 1 (0.56%) Informix
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 49 (27.68%) Maven
2 35 (19.77%) Eclipse
3 32 (18.08%) Subversion
4 31 (17.51%) Ant
5 27 (15.25%) JUnit
6 24 (13.56%) Selenium
6 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
7 21 (11.86%) JIRA
8 12 (6.78%) Hudson
9 11 (6.21%) Spock
9 11 (6.21%) Geb
10 8 (4.52%) Mockito
11 7 (3.95%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.95%) Git (software)
12 6 (3.39%) Toad
12 6 (3.39%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.82%) NetBeans
14 3 (1.69%) ClearCase
14 3 (1.69%) ClearQuest
14 3 (1.69%) Cactus
General
1 28 (15.82%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Banking
3 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Retail
4 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.13%) German Language
6 2 (1.13%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (74.58%) Developer
2 97 (54.80%) Java Developer
3 12 (6.78%) Architect
4 11 (6.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (5.08%) Senior Developer
6 8 (4.52%) Software Engineer
6 8 (4.52%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (3.95%) Designer
8 6 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Consultant
9 5 (2.82%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.82%) Java Architect
9 5 (2.82%) WebCenter Developer
10 4 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.26%) UI Developer
10 4 (2.26%) Analyst
11 3 (1.69%) Applications Support
11 3 (1.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (57.06%) J2EE
2 92 (51.98%) HTML
3 89 (50.28%) Hibernate
4 87 (49.15%) Spring
5 81 (45.76%) Web Services
6 68 (38.42%) XML
7 64 (36.16%) CSS
8 60 (33.90%) SOAP
9 48 (27.12%) JSP
10 41 (23.16%) HTML5
11 37 (20.90%) JPA
12 34 (19.21%) Ajax
13 30 (16.95%) jQuery
13 30 (16.95%) Java EE
14 29 (16.38%) XSLT
14 29 (16.38%) REST
15 27 (15.25%) EJB
16 23 (12.99%) PrimeFaces
17 21 (11.86%) JMS
18 20 (11.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.95%) User Experience
3 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.69%) Social Media
5 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.69%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.69%) Derivative
5 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.13%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.43%) UNIX
2 20 (11.30%) Linux
3 14 (7.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.13%) Solaris
4 2 (1.13%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (27.68%) Scrum
3 33 (18.64%) UML
4 32 (18.08%) TDD
4 32 (18.08%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (16.38%) SOA
6 28 (15.82%) OO
7 25 (14.12%) MVC
8 22 (12.43%) SDLC
9 21 (11.86%) OOA/OOD
9 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.30%) Unit Testing
10 20 (11.30%) Open Source
11 16 (9.04%) Configuration Management
12 15 (8.47%) OOD
12 15 (8.47%) DevOps
13 13 (7.34%) RUP
13 13 (7.34%) DSDM
14 12 (6.78%) Test Automation
15 11 (6.21%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 158 (89.27%) Java
2 86 (48.59%) SQL
3 60 (33.90%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.03%) PL/SQL
5 13 (7.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (6.78%) XPath
6 12 (6.78%) Python
7 8 (4.52%) XQuery
7 8 (4.52%) Perl
8 7 (3.95%) PHP
8 7 (3.95%) C
8 7 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.82%) Jython
10 2 (1.13%) C++
10 2 (1.13%) Scala
10 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) C#
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
11 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) Degree
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) SLA
1 3 (1.69%) COBIT
1 3 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.69%) COSO
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.26%) Squid
3 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.13%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (4.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (38.98%) Oracle
2 21 (11.86%) IBM
3 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.47%) Twitter
4 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.39%) Perforce
5 5 (2.82%) VMware
6 4 (2.26%) Cisco
7 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.69%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.69%) Google
7 3 (1.69%) Facebook
8 2 (1.13%) IronPort
8 2 (1.13%) hybris
8 2 (1.13%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.13%) ESRI
8 2 (1.13%) Juniper
8 2 (1.13%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase
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