The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for JSF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSF over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Faces (JSF)
England / North West
Rank 129 156 146
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10  
Contract jobs citing JSF 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.052% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £415 £325
% change year-on-year +3.91% +27.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £38.00

JSF is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 799 1023 813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.21% 26.80% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 680 504
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 42 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £17.26 £20.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JSF
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing JSF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSF in the North West

JSF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSF in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSF in the North West

JSF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSF in the North West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSF in the North West

JSF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSF in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSF in the North West

JSF
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSF within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 7 £450 - 1
Manchester - 1 - - 1
JSF
England

JSF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for JSF.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) EJB
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (44.44%) Java EE
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) MyEclipse
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (44.44%) EJB 3.0
5 4 (44.44%) Hudson
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Mockito

JSF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) JasperReports
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Hudson
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Mockito
2 4 (44.44%) MyEclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) EJB
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (44.44%) Java EE
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) JPA
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) JMS
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Vaadin
6 2 (22.22%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) API Design
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
5 1 (11.11%) AOP
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) BPEL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Kony
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) Yahoo!
Liverpool
Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago