The table below looks at the statistics for GlassFish skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GlassFish over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 556 559 498
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -61
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 51 23 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.044% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 0.25% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 27
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£400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9903 9123 8346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.33% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 5700 4695
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 305 460
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £42.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

GlassFish
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GlassFish within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

GlassFish Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GlassFish
Daily Rate Trend

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

GlassFish Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GlassFish
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GlassFish within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

GlassFish Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GlassFish
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GlassFish Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GlassFish
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GlassFish within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +1 47 £400 +10.34% 18
London +10 24 £450 +12.50% 7
East of England +13 12 £325 -27.77% 1
Essex +8 12 £325 -27.77%
South East -11 8 £380 +6.66% 3
Hampshire 0 7 £380 +6.66% 1
Brentwood +4 6 £325 -
Croydon - 4 - -
Basildon - 4 - -
Andover +5 2 £338 -
West Yorkshire -9 2 £375 +33.45% 1
Yorkshire -13 2 £375 +33.45% 2
Bradford - 2 £375 -
City of London +9 1 - - 3
South West - 1 £473 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £473 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £400 -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GlassFish 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 GlassFish.

1 60 (73.17%) Java
2 49 (59.76%) WebLogic
3 43 (52.44%) JBoss
4 42 (51.22%) Oracle
5 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (47.56%) UNIX
7 37 (45.12%) WebSphere
8 36 (43.90%) Linux
9 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
10 30 (36.59%) Relational Database
11 28 (34.15%) Spring
12 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
13 26 (31.71%) J2EE
14 25 (30.49%) Web Services
14 25 (30.49%) Eclipse
14 25 (30.49%) Maven
15 23 (28.05%) CSS
15 23 (28.05%) SQL
16 22 (26.83%) HTML
16 22 (26.83%) REST
17 21 (25.61%) Apache
17 21 (25.61%) Scrum
17 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
18 20 (24.39%) Open Source
18 20 (24.39%) Ajax
18 20 (24.39%) Windows
19 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
20 18 (21.95%) MySQL
20 18 (21.95%) SOAP
20 18 (21.95%) Struts

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GlassFish 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 GlassFish. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (59.76%) WebLogic
2 43 (52.44%) JBoss
3 37 (45.12%) WebSphere
4 32 (39.02%) Tomcat
5 21 (25.61%) Apache
6 9 (10.98%) IIS
6 9 (10.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (9.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (8.54%) Confluence
8 7 (8.54%) Jetty
9 5 (6.10%) iPlanet
9 5 (6.10%) Mule
9 5 (6.10%) nginx
9 5 (6.10%) WildFly
9 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (6.10%) Apache Qpid
9 5 (6.10%) Mule ESB
9 5 (6.10%) Apache TomEE
10 4 (4.88%) Node.js
10 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (4.88%) GitHub
2 4 (4.88%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) HTTP
2 6 (7.32%) IPsec
2 6 (7.32%) SSL
3 5 (6.10%) LDAP
3 5 (6.10%) LAN
3 5 (6.10%) WAN
3 5 (6.10%) SAN
4 4 (4.88%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (4.88%) DNS
5 3 (3.66%) Internet
5 3 (3.66%) VLAN
6 1 (1.22%) SNMP
6 1 (1.22%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.22%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.59%) Relational Database
2 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
3 18 (21.95%) MySQL
4 11 (13.41%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
7 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (6.10%) Infinispan
8 5 (6.10%) Redis
9 4 (4.88%) Riak
9 4 (4.88%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.22%) DB2
11 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) Eclipse
1 25 (30.49%) Maven
2 15 (18.29%) Ant
3 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.41%) Eclipse RCP
5 10 (12.20%) Subversion
5 10 (12.20%) JUnit
6 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.54%) JIRA
8 6 (7.32%) Selenium
9 5 (6.10%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
10 4 (4.88%) Gradle
10 4 (4.88%) Artifactory
10 4 (4.88%) Mocha
10 4 (4.88%) Gerrit
10 4 (4.88%) JMeter
11 3 (3.66%) Hudson
11 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Developer
2 34 (41.46%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Consultant
4 7 (8.54%) Analyst
5 6 (7.32%) webMethods Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (6.10%) Designer
6 5 (6.10%) Middleware Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Java Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Hybris Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (2.44%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) Spring
2 26 (31.71%) J2EE
3 25 (30.49%) Web Services
4 23 (28.05%) CSS
5 22 (26.83%) HTML
5 22 (26.83%) REST
6 20 (24.39%) Ajax
7 18 (21.95%) SOAP
7 18 (21.95%) Struts
7 18 (21.95%) Hibernate
8 17 (20.73%) EclipseLink
9 15 (18.29%) EJB
9 15 (18.29%) XML
9 15 (18.29%) JPA
9 15 (18.29%) jQuery
10 13 (15.85%) Spring MVC
10 13 (15.85%) OSGi
11 12 (14.63%) Java EE
11 12 (14.63%) JAX-RS
12 11 (13.41%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Open Source
2 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) W3C
4 6 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) UNIX
2 36 (43.90%) Linux
3 20 (24.39%) Windows
4 11 (13.41%) Solaris
5 5 (6.10%) CentOS
5 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.88%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.61%) Scrum
3 17 (20.73%) MVC
3 17 (20.73%) OO
3 17 (20.73%) SOA
4 15 (18.29%) TDD
5 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.07%) UML
6 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.98%) B2C
7 9 (10.98%) Validation
8 8 (9.76%) Migration
8 8 (9.76%) OOD
8 8 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.54%) User Stories
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.54%) Performance Testing
10 6 (7.32%) AOP
10 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 60 (73.17%) Java
2 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.05%) SQL
4 13 (15.85%) Perl
5 7 (8.54%) Python
5 7 (8.54%) C
6 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.32%) Groovy
6 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.10%) PHP
7 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.10%) Korn
7 5 (6.10%) Jython
8 3 (3.66%) JPQL
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) Sun Certification
3 7 (8.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.63%) Squid
2 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.76%) vSphere
3 8 (9.76%) vCloud
4 5 (6.10%) Shibboleth
4 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.88%) KVM
5 4 (4.88%) Varnish
6 1 (1.22%) NFS
6 1 (1.22%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) ZABBIX
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
2 4 (4.88%) Rundeck
2 4 (4.88%) Ansible
2 4 (4.88%) logstash
2 4 (4.88%) Salt
2 4 (4.88%) Kibana
2 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) Cacti
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) Oracle
2 18 (21.95%) VMware
3 12 (14.63%) IBM
4 11 (13.41%) Sun
4 11 (13.41%) Sybase
5 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.54%) webMethods
7 5 (6.10%) Juniper
7 5 (6.10%) Cisco
7 5 (6.10%) hybris
8 4 (4.88%) Splunk
8 4 (4.88%) Twitter
8 4 (4.88%) Pega
9 3 (3.66%) Adobe
10 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.22%) WSO2
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