The first table below looks at the demand 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 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.

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 405 431 419
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing JSF 186 113 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.89% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 63 97
Average daily rate £338 £345 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £32.75 £44.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.56% +10.00%
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 18 April 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 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
England -20 126 £339 -14.99% 39
Scotland +1 47 £323 +1.09%
South West +21 43 £325 - 9
Edinburgh -4 33 £400 +6.66%
Wiltshire - 28 £338 - 1
South East +2 26 £350 +8.52% 6
Swindon - 23 £310 -
London -42 16 £408 -1.92% 17
East of England -16 15 £450 +31.86% 2
Glasgow +5 13 £310 -2.51%
Surrey -1 12 £363 - 3
North West -7 10 £315 -
Manchester -5 9 £315 -
West Midlands - 8 £308 - 1
Yorkshire -15 7 £283 -3.41% 2
Essex - 7 £438 -
Bristol - 7 £325 - 5
Hertfordshire -8 5 £450 +31.86% 1
Newport -9 5 £363 -
South Wales -18 5 £363 -
Wales -21 5 £363 +11.53%
Leeds - 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £308 -
City of London -23 3 £450 +11.18% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £550 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £550 - 1
North East - 3 £550 - 1
Guildford -1 2 - -

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 268 (85.35%) Java
2 161 (51.27%) Spring
3 146 (46.50%) J2EE
4 143 (45.54%) JavaScript
5 136 (43.31%) HTML
6 124 (39.49%) Hibernate
7 121 (38.54%) Oracle
8 111 (35.35%) CSS
9 106 (33.76%) XML
10 94 (29.94%) jQuery
11 91 (28.98%) Web Services
12 85 (27.07%) SQL
13 81 (25.80%) JSP
14 78 (24.84%) Struts
15 76 (24.20%) MVC
16 73 (23.25%) Maven
16 73 (23.25%) Ajax
17 70 (22.29%) Relational Database
18 67 (21.34%) Eclipse
19 66 (21.02%) JBoss
20 65 (20.70%) RDBMS
20 65 (20.70%) Oracle Database
21 63 (20.06%) Scrum
22 61 (19.43%) EJB
23 56 (17.83%) Java EE
24 55 (17.52%) Ant
25 54 (17.20%) Servlets
26 53 (16.88%) .NET
26 53 (16.88%) Subversion
27 52 (16.56%) UML

JSF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (15.92%) WebLogic
2 43 (13.69%) Tomcat
3 29 (9.24%) WebSphere
4 27 (8.60%) Liferay
5 25 (7.96%) Apache
6 24 (7.64%) Node.js
7 15 (4.78%) CMS
8 13 (4.14%) Adobe CQ
9 11 (3.50%) MQSeries
9 11 (3.50%) Escenic
10 9 (2.87%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (2.55%) GlassFish
12 7 (2.23%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (1.91%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 5 (1.59%) Alfresco
15 4 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 24 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.59%) RiskWrite
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.87%) LDAP
2 7 (2.23%) Internet
3 2 (0.64%) Network Security
3 2 (0.64%) AMQP
3 2 (0.64%) SSL
3 2 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) RTCP
4 1 (0.32%) RTP
4 1 (0.32%) X.509
4 1 (0.32%) SAN
4 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.32%) GSM
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) SMS
4 1 (0.32%) WAN
4 1 (0.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.29%) Relational Database
2 65 (20.70%) RDBMS
2 65 (20.70%) Oracle Database
3 50 (15.92%) SQL Server
4 26 (8.28%) NoSQL
5 24 (7.64%) MongoDB
6 21 (6.69%) MySQL
7 18 (5.73%) InterSystems Cache
8 12 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.50%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.50%) Big Data
10 10 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 7 (2.23%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.27%) JasperReports
14 4 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 73 (23.25%) Maven
2 67 (21.34%) Eclipse
3 55 (17.52%) Ant
4 53 (16.88%) Subversion
5 31 (9.87%) JUnit
6 26 (8.28%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.14%) Selenium
8 10 (3.18%) JIRA
9 9 (2.87%) Toad
9 9 (2.87%) WebDriver
9 9 (2.87%) Mockito
9 9 (2.87%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (1.91%) Rational Application Developer
11 5 (1.59%) JDeveloper
11 5 (1.59%) Log4j
11 5 (1.59%) FitNesse
12 4 (1.27%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.96%) PVCS
13 3 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 42 (13.38%) Finance
2 11 (3.50%) Banking
3 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.27%) Back Office
4 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.96%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
7 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 248 (78.98%) Developer
2 160 (50.96%) Java Developer
3 37 (11.78%) Web Developer
4 35 (11.15%) Senior Developer
5 28 (8.92%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (8.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 26 (8.28%) Applications Developer
7 24 (7.64%) Architect
7 24 (7.64%) Web Applications Developer
8 23 (7.32%) Programmer
9 22 (7.01%) Analyst
10 21 (6.69%) Java Programmer
11 17 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
11 17 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
12 16 (5.10%) Java Architect
12 16 (5.10%) Senior Programmer
13 15 (4.78%) Developer Analyst
13 15 (4.78%) Senior Java Programmer
13 15 (4.78%) UI Developer
14 14 (4.46%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (51.27%) Spring
2 146 (46.50%) J2EE
3 136 (43.31%) HTML
4 124 (39.49%) Hibernate
5 111 (35.35%) CSS
6 106 (33.76%) XML
7 94 (29.94%) jQuery
8 91 (28.98%) Web Services
9 81 (25.80%) JSP
10 78 (24.84%) Struts
11 73 (23.25%) Ajax
12 61 (19.43%) EJB
13 56 (17.83%) Java EE
14 54 (17.20%) Servlets
15 53 (16.88%) .NET
16 50 (15.92%) JPA
17 35 (11.15%) Spring MVC
18 31 (9.87%) CSS3
19 30 (9.55%) JSTL
20 28 (8.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.50%) Open Source
3 10 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.55%) Web 2.0
5 6 (1.91%) GIS
6 3 (0.96%) W3C
6 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.64%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.32%) PKI
8 1 (0.32%) iPhone
8 1 (0.32%) Social Media
8 1 (0.32%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.74%) Linux
2 26 (8.28%) UNIX
3 16 (5.10%) Windows
4 7 (2.23%) Solaris
5 6 (1.91%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.59%) Android
7 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.27%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) HPUX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (24.20%) MVC
2 63 (20.06%) Scrum
3 52 (16.56%) UML
4 49 (15.61%) SOA
4 49 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (15.29%) Web Development
6 47 (14.97%) TDD
7 39 (12.42%) Configuration Management
8 35 (11.15%) OO
9 29 (9.24%) OOD
10 27 (8.60%) OOA/OOD
11 20 (6.37%) E-Commerce
12 19 (6.05%) Unit Testing
13 18 (5.73%) Use Case
13 18 (5.73%) User Stories
14 15 (4.78%) Workflow
14 15 (4.78%) RUP
14 15 (4.78%) BDD
15 14 (4.46%) Technical Analysis
16 12 (3.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 268 (85.35%) Java
2 143 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 85 (27.07%) SQL
4 42 (13.38%) PL/SQL
5 21 (6.69%) C#
6 13 (4.14%) XPath
7 11 (3.50%) Scala
8 6 (1.91%) VB
9 5 (1.59%) VB6
10 4 (1.27%) Groovy
10 4 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 4 (1.27%) PHP
11 3 (0.96%) C++
11 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.64%) C
12 2 (0.64%) Perl
12 2 (0.64%) Python
13 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.41%) Sun Certification
3 15 (4.78%) OCPJP
3 15 (4.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.23%) Degree
5 5 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.14%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) WAI
3 3 (0.96%) WCAG
4 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) MOM
2 1 (0.32%) Control-M
2 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.32%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 121 (38.54%) Oracle
2 66 (21.02%) JBoss
3 26 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.73%) hybris
5 17 (5.41%) Sun
6 9 (2.87%) Talend
7 5 (1.59%) Sage
8 3 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.96%) IBM
8 3 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.96%) Adobe
8 3 (0.96%) Google
9 2 (0.64%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.32%) McAfee
10 1 (0.32%) HP
10 1 (0.32%) Juniper
10 1 (0.32%) BEA
10 1 (0.32%) Informatica
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco
10 1 (0.32%) Cognos
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