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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
Rank 432 404 413
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Contract jobs citing JSF 140 172 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.25% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 101 65
Average daily rate
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£350 £319 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £319 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.79% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Average hourly rate £37.00 £42.50 £43.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -1.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £42.50 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £46.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-12.94% -1.73%

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
13794 13709 12465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.74% 26.93% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9091 8545 7813
Average daily rate £388 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 268 319
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 26 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSF within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

JSF Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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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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 +6 108 £338 -6.89% 24
London +25 34 £416 -7.50% 9
South East -13 31 £325 -7.14% 6
Scotland -39 27 £350 +9.71% 2
Edinburgh -10 22 £350 +11.91% 1
Surrey +15 21 £325 -1.88% 2
East of England +16 14 £300 -33.33% 2
South West -33 13 £390 +4.00% 5
Gloucestershire - 12 £380 - 2
Berkshire 0 6 £419 -0.29% 1
North West -16 6 £400 +33.33% 1
City of London +20 4 £411 +17.50% 3
Oxfordshire -12 3 £356 - 2
East Midlands - 3 £363 -
Manchester -9 2 - - 1
Craigavon - 2 - -
County Armagh - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire +8 1 £310 -31.11% 2
Cheshire +3 1 £438 -
Redhill +1 1 £325 -7.14%
South Yorkshire 0 1 - -
Yorkshire -9 1 - - 1
West Midlands -10 1 - -
Hampshire -14 1 - - 1
Bristol -20 1 £400 +6.66% 2
Glasgow -28 1 £350 +9.71% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £438 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £278 -
Oxford - 1 £388 - 2

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 280 (97.22%) Java
2 154 (53.47%) J2EE
3 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (45.49%) XML
5 129 (44.79%) Spring
6 125 (43.40%) Oracle
7 120 (41.67%) Hibernate
8 117 (40.63%) HTML
9 104 (36.11%) SQL
10 98 (34.03%) Web Services
11 82 (28.47%) JSP
12 76 (26.39%) JavaScript
12 76 (26.39%) JBoss
13 75 (26.04%) SOAP
14 71 (24.65%) TDD
15 70 (24.31%) Scrum
16 67 (23.26%) Maven
17 66 (22.92%) CSS
18 64 (22.22%) Java EE
19 59 (20.49%) jQuery
20 51 (17.71%) XSLT
21 48 (16.67%) Security Cleared
22 47 (16.32%) SQL Server
23 46 (15.97%) OO
23 46 (15.97%) RichFaces
24 45 (15.63%) JUnit
25 44 (15.28%) SOA
25 44 (15.28%) Subversion
26 41 (14.24%) Linux
26 41 (14.24%) Struts

JSF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 76 (26.39%) JBoss
2 35 (12.15%) Tomcat
3 32 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 20 (6.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (6.25%) Confluence
6 16 (5.56%) FileNet
7 12 (4.17%) Apache
8 8 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.08%) CMS
9 6 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.08%) Liferay
9 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.08%) Node.js
9 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.74%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.35%) MS Project
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (7.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.68%) HTTP
2 4 (1.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Extranet
3 1 (0.35%) NFC
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.64%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.13%) MySQL
8 8 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.74%) JasperReports
10 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.04%) SQL Navigator
12 2 (0.69%) DB2
12 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 67 (23.26%) Maven
2 45 (15.63%) JUnit
3 44 (15.28%) Subversion
4 33 (11.46%) JIRA
5 32 (11.11%) Ant
6 25 (8.68%) Eclipse
7 20 (6.94%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.56%) Hudson
8 16 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 15 (5.21%) Git (software)
10 12 (4.17%) Mockito
11 10 (3.47%) Selenium
12 9 (3.13%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.78%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.74%) AccuRev
15 4 (1.39%) NUnit
15 4 (1.39%) JProfiler
16 3 (1.04%) Jasmine
16 3 (1.04%) Grunt
16 3 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 25 (8.68%) Finance
2 11 (3.82%) Publishing
3 8 (2.78%) Games
4 6 (2.08%) Banking
5 3 (1.04%) Retail
5 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.04%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.69%) Front Office
6 2 (0.69%) Back Office
6 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 255 (88.54%) Developer
2 187 (64.93%) Java Developer
3 36 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 35 (12.15%) UI Programmer
5 28 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 17 (5.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 12 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
8 11 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.47%) Java Web Developer
9 10 (3.47%) Senior UI Developer
9 10 (3.47%) J2EE Developer
9 10 (3.47%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.13%) Analyst
10 9 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.13%) Technical Leader
11 8 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (2.43%) Architect
12 7 (2.43%) Programmer
13 6 (2.08%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (53.47%) J2EE
2 131 (45.49%) XML
3 129 (44.79%) Spring
4 120 (41.67%) Hibernate
5 117 (40.63%) HTML
6 98 (34.03%) Web Services
7 82 (28.47%) JSP
8 75 (26.04%) SOAP
9 66 (22.92%) CSS
10 64 (22.22%) Java EE
11 59 (20.49%) jQuery
12 51 (17.71%) XSLT
13 46 (15.97%) RichFaces
14 41 (14.24%) Struts
15 37 (12.85%) EJB
15 37 (12.85%) Ajax
16 35 (12.15%) JPA
16 35 (12.15%) RESTful
16 35 (12.15%) REST
17 33 (11.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.03%) Open Source
2 24 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.08%) User Experience
3 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.39%) GIS
5 3 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.69%) DataPower
6 2 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.69%) Online Games
6 2 (0.69%) Clustering
6 2 (0.69%) PKI
6 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) Replication
7 1 (0.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.24%) Linux
2 18 (6.25%) UNIX
3 8 (2.78%) Windows
4 6 (2.08%) Android
5 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (24.65%) TDD
3 70 (24.31%) Scrum
4 46 (15.97%) OO
5 44 (15.28%) SOA
6 40 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (12.85%) MVC
7 37 (12.85%) Software Engineering
8 32 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 24 (8.33%) UML
10 23 (7.99%) RUP
11 21 (7.29%) Web Development
12 20 (6.94%) Web Design
13 19 (6.60%) OOA/OOD
13 19 (6.60%) DevOps
14 16 (5.56%) DSDM
14 16 (5.56%) Configuration Management
14 16 (5.56%) Pair Programming
15 15 (5.21%) Release Management
16 14 (4.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 280 (97.22%) Java
2 104 (36.11%) SQL
3 76 (26.39%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.42%) PL/SQL
5 20 (6.94%) XQuery
6 16 (5.56%) XPath
6 16 (5.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 10 (3.47%) C
7 10 (3.47%) C#
8 9 (3.13%) C++
9 7 (2.43%) Python
10 5 (1.74%) PHP
11 4 (1.39%) VBA
11 4 (1.39%) Groovy
12 3 (1.04%) Delphi
13 2 (0.69%) Pascal
13 2 (0.69%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) VB6
14 1 (0.35%) Scala
14 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.68%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.43%) Degree
5 3 (1.04%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) SLA
1 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (6.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 125 (43.40%) Oracle
2 19 (6.60%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.25%) IBM
4 16 (5.56%) Twitter
5 8 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.43%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.08%) Google
8 4 (1.39%) Adobe
9 3 (1.04%) Sybase
9 3 (1.04%) hybris
10 2 (0.69%) ILOG
10 2 (0.69%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.69%) Kony
11 1 (0.35%) Apple
11 1 (0.35%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.35%) WSO2
11 1 (0.35%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.35%) BEA
11 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos
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