The table below looks at the statistics for GlassFish skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GlassFish over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 592 592 590
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 55 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.079% 0.057%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.43% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 20 10
Median daily rate £475 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £277 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 - -

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
10489 10325 9576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.87% 18.49% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6904 6297 5918
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 383 325
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £40.15 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

GlassFish
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GlassFish as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GlassFish within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -7 51 £475 +5.55% 9
London -7 22 £475 +5.55% 1
South East +2 13 £463 +66.66% 2
Surrey - 10 £463 -
Leatherhead - 10 £463 -
Gloucestershire +6 6 £550 +16.40%
South West +5 6 £550 +16.40%
East of England +4 5 £265 -18.46%
Essex -2 4 - -
Scotland -13 4 £525 +16.66%
Edinburgh - 4 £525 -
Hampshire +1 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Andover -4 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £375 -
Ipswich - 1 £265 -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
North West - 1 £375 -
Suffolk - 1 £265 -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GlassFish also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GlassFish.

1 71 (92.21%) Java
2 55 (71.43%) JBoss
3 40 (51.95%) Spring
4 39 (50.65%) Tomcat
5 33 (42.86%) Oracle
6 32 (41.56%) JUnit
7 31 (40.26%) Unix
7 31 (40.26%) Hibernate
8 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (37.66%) J2EE
10 28 (36.36%) HTML
11 27 (35.06%) WebSphere
12 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
13 24 (31.17%) MySQL
13 24 (31.17%) WebLogic
13 24 (31.17%) Maven
13 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
13 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
14 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 22 (28.57%) Linux
15 21 (27.27%) Subversion
15 21 (27.27%) Mockito
16 20 (25.97%) RESTful
17 19 (24.68%) CSS
17 19 (24.68%) Relational Database
18 18 (23.38%) Web Services
18 18 (23.38%) Eclipse
18 18 (23.38%) JPA
18 18 (23.38%) Kanban
18 18 (23.38%) jQuery

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills 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 55 (71.43%) JBoss
2 39 (50.65%) Tomcat
3 27 (35.06%) WebSphere
4 24 (31.17%) WebLogic
5 14 (18.18%) Apache
6 6 (7.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
7 4 (5.19%) Jetty
7 4 (5.19%) nginx
7 4 (5.19%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.60%) WildFly
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.30%) CMS
9 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.30%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Firewall
2 8 (10.39%) LDAP
3 6 (7.79%) Internet
4 4 (5.19%) HTTP
5 2 (2.60%) DVB
5 2 (2.60%) SNMP
6 1 (1.30%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) MySQL
2 19 (24.68%) Relational Database
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.30%) BODI
7 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (41.56%) JUnit
2 24 (31.17%) Maven
3 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 21 (27.27%) Mockito
4 21 (27.27%) Subversion
5 18 (23.38%) Eclipse
6 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
7 10 (12.99%) jMock
7 10 (12.99%) JProfiler
7 10 (12.99%) JSUnit
7 10 (12.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (12.99%) QUnit
7 10 (12.99%) Selenium
8 9 (11.69%) Eclipse RCP
9 6 (7.79%) Hudson
10 5 (6.49%) Introscope
11 4 (5.19%) Ant
11 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.90%) VisualVM
13 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Legal
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Military
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 37 (48.05%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (12.99%) UI Developer
7 7 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (9.09%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (6.49%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.95%) Spring
2 31 (40.26%) Hibernate
3 29 (37.66%) J2EE
4 28 (36.36%) HTML
5 20 (25.97%) RESTful
6 19 (24.68%) CSS
7 18 (23.38%) JPA
7 18 (23.38%) jQuery
7 18 (23.38%) Web Services
8 16 (20.78%) REST
9 15 (19.48%) EJB
9 15 (19.48%) Java EE
9 15 (19.48%) JSP
9 15 (19.48%) Spring MVC
10 14 (18.18%) Middleware
10 14 (18.18%) XML
11 12 (15.58%) JAXB
11 12 (15.58%) Swing
12 11 (14.29%) RequireJS
13 10 (12.99%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Fintech
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Clustering
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) DataPower
4 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.19%) Replication
4 4 (5.19%) User Experience
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Unix
2 22 (28.57%) Linux
3 12 (15.58%) Windows
4 9 (11.69%) Solaris
5 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) Kanban
3 17 (22.08%) MVC
4 14 (18.18%) BDD
5 13 (16.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (14.29%) Microservices
6 11 (14.29%) Scrum
6 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.99%) High Availability
7 10 (12.99%) OO
7 10 (12.99%) OOP
7 10 (12.99%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.79%) DevOps
10 5 (6.49%) Application Performance Management
10 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.49%) Open Source
10 5 (6.49%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (92.21%) Java
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.29%) C
3 11 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (10.39%) Python
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) PHP
6 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) Ruby
7 2 (2.60%) Tcl
8 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
1 24 (31.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) Degree
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.90%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 3 (3.90%) Squid
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) CA Wily
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
1 5 (6.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.19%) Ansible
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Opsview
4 1 (1.30%) OpenSSO
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Oracle
2 13 (16.88%) Sybase
3 10 (12.99%) ESRI
3 10 (12.99%) IBM
4 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.09%) Sun
6 5 (6.49%) CA
7 4 (5.19%) webMethods
8 3 (3.90%) Software AG
8 3 (3.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.60%) VMware
10 1 (1.30%) Adobe
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco
10 1 (1.30%) Cognos
10 1 (1.30%) Informatica
10 1 (1.30%) PayPal
10 1 (1.30%) Perforce