The first table below looks at the demand for RichFaces skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RichFaces 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
JBoss RichFaces
Rank 562 535 573
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +38
Contract jobs citing RichFaces 25 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.019% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.071% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Average daily rate £440 £340 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £340 -
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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%

RichFaces
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RichFaces Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RichFaces
Daily Rate Trend

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

RichFaces Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RichFaces
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RichFaces within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

RichFaces Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RichFaces
Hourly Rate Trend

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

RichFaces Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RichFaces
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RichFaces 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
Scotland +13 23 £440 +28.46%
Edinburgh -4 23 £440 +27.53%
East Midlands -8 1 - -
England -91 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Kent - - - -
South East - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

RichFaces
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RichFaces 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 RichFaces.

1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 29 (67.44%) JBoss
3 25 (58.14%) JSF
4 23 (53.49%) SOA
5 21 (48.84%) Oracle
5 21 (48.84%) Java EE
6 20 (46.51%) Web Services
7 17 (39.53%) Hibernate
8 12 (27.91%) Workflow
8 12 (27.91%) J2EE
8 12 (27.91%) HTML
9 11 (25.58%) CSS
10 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.26%) Maven
10 10 (23.26%) BPMN
11 9 (20.93%) JPA
11 9 (20.93%) Apache CXF
11 9 (20.93%) CSS3
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
11 9 (20.93%) Spring
11 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) SOAP
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) jQuery
13 7 (16.28%) JSR 168
13 7 (16.28%) JSR 286
13 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
13 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (13.95%) OSGi

RichFaces
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing RichFaces 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 RichFaces. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.98%) DB2
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Maven
2 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Ant
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.98%) jMock
4 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Mockito
6 1 (2.33%) Hudson
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (2.33%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) Architect
3 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Java Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (13.95%) Java Applications Architect
6 6 (13.95%) Applications Architect
7 5 (11.63%) UI Programmer
7 5 (11.63%) UI Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Portal Developer
9 3 (6.98%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
9 3 (6.98%) Designer
10 2 (4.65%) Java Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.65%) Junior Architect
10 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) JSF
2 21 (48.84%) Java EE
3 20 (46.51%) Web Services
4 17 (39.53%) Hibernate
5 12 (27.91%) J2EE
5 12 (27.91%) HTML
6 11 (25.58%) CSS
7 9 (20.93%) JPA
7 9 (20.93%) Apache CXF
7 9 (20.93%) CSS3
7 9 (20.93%) Spring
7 9 (20.93%) SOAP
8 8 (18.60%) jQuery
9 7 (16.28%) JSR 168
9 7 (16.28%) JSR 286
10 6 (13.95%) OSGi
11 5 (11.63%) Ajax
11 5 (11.63%) Servlets
12 4 (9.30%) XML
12 4 (9.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Open Source
2 2 (4.65%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.65%) RIA
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) HPUX
2 1 (2.33%) Solaris
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) SOA
2 12 (27.91%) Workflow
3 10 (23.26%) BPMN
4 9 (20.93%) TDD
4 9 (20.93%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.95%) Validation
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Use Case
8 3 (6.98%) AOP
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) UML
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.65%) User Stories
9 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.65%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) Java
2 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) XPath
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) JBoss
2 21 (48.84%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Sun
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Perforce
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) BEA