The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Application Platforms 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 557 488 555
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +67
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 30 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.10% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.60% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 16
Average daily rate £356 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £341 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9356 8283 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 17.37% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5744 4690 5295
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 410 445
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -

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 24 April 2014.

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 30 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 24 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 -63 28 £363 -19.44% 8
London -13 18 £388 -13.88% 2
Essex - 5 £444 - 2
East of England - 5 £444 - 2
South East -11 4 £344 -12.42% 3
Hampshire +3 3 £344 -16.15% 1
City of London +2 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £281 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £281 -
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £281 -
Farnborough - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Liverpool - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Rotherham - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stockport - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 52 (80.00%) Java
2 33 (50.77%) Tomcat
3 27 (41.54%) JBoss
4 26 (40.00%) Oracle
5 23 (35.38%) Spring
6 22 (33.85%) Hibernate
6 22 (33.85%) Apache
7 20 (30.77%) Finance
7 20 (30.77%) TDD
8 18 (27.69%) SOA
8 18 (27.69%) J2EE
9 17 (26.15%) Linux
10 16 (24.62%) Hudson
11 15 (23.08%) Maven
11 15 (23.08%) Subversion
11 15 (23.08%) Java EE
12 14 (21.54%) IBM
13 13 (20.00%) UNIX
13 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (18.46%) Windows
14 12 (18.46%) Solaris
14 12 (18.46%) Sun
15 11 (16.92%) SOAP
15 11 (16.92%) ITIL
15 11 (16.92%) JMS
15 11 (16.92%) MySQL
16 10 (15.38%) SQL
16 10 (15.38%) Web Services
16 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 33 (50.77%) Tomcat
2 22 (33.85%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
4 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.08%) FileNet
6 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.54%) Confluence
7 1 (1.54%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.54%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.54%) WordPress
7 1 (1.54%) JCAPS
7 1 (1.54%) CMS
7 1 (1.54%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) HTTP
2 7 (10.77%) SAN
2 7 (10.77%) Internet
3 6 (9.23%) Firewall
4 5 (7.69%) SSL
5 4 (6.15%) VPN
6 3 (4.62%) LDAP
7 2 (3.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.08%) WAN
7 2 (3.08%) IPsec
8 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) MySQL
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Hudson
2 15 (23.08%) Subversion
2 15 (23.08%) Maven
3 9 (13.85%) JUnit
3 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
5 5 (7.69%) Ant
5 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.69%) Mockito
6 4 (6.15%) Mercurial
7 3 (4.62%) JIRA
7 3 (4.62%) Selenium
8 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.08%) Bugzilla
8 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (3.08%) Trac
9 1 (1.54%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.54%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Games
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (55.38%) Developer
2 33 (50.77%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (9.23%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (3.08%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.08%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) Spring
2 22 (33.85%) Hibernate
3 18 (27.69%) J2EE
4 15 (23.08%) Java EE
5 11 (16.92%) SOAP
5 11 (16.92%) JMS
6 10 (15.38%) Web Services
7 8 (12.31%) HTML
7 8 (12.31%) EJB
7 8 (12.31%) JSF
8 7 (10.77%) jQuery
8 7 (10.77%) JPA
9 6 (9.23%) Middleware
9 6 (9.23%) .NET
9 6 (9.23%) XML
10 5 (7.69%) Struts
10 5 (7.69%) COM+
10 5 (7.69%) CSS
11 4 (6.15%) JDBC
12 3 (4.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) PKI
2 5 (7.69%) Open Source
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) DataPower
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
5 1 (1.54%) Online Games
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) UNIX
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 12 (18.46%) Solaris
4 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) TDD
2 18 (27.69%) SOA
3 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) ITIL
5 10 (15.38%) ATDD
6 6 (9.23%) Resource Management
6 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.23%) Scrum
7 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.62%) OOP
7 3 (4.62%) OO
7 3 (4.62%) System Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.08%) BDD
8 2 (3.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) Perl
4 5 (7.69%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.08%) C
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) VBA
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.54%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) Squid
3 2 (3.08%) Shibboleth
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) JBoss
2 26 (40.00%) Oracle
3 14 (21.54%) IBM
4 12 (18.46%) Sun
5 7 (10.77%) Veritas
5 7 (10.77%) VMware
6 6 (9.23%) Juniper
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco
7 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.69%) webMethods
8 4 (6.15%) Brocade
9 3 (4.62%) Software AG
9 3 (4.62%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.62%) Sybase
9 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.08%) SAP
10 2 (3.08%) Adobe
10 2 (3.08%) HP
10 2 (3.08%) McAfee
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