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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 597 625 582
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -43
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 24 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.034% 0.090%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 40
Median daily rate £450 £475 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £378
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +25.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8869 9249 9947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 16.75% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5678 5860 6328
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 260 356
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 22 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 8 December 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 +25 21 £513 +7.89% 17
North West - 7 £450 -
London -7 5 £400 -14.66% 4
South East +33 3 - -
Hampshire +26 3 - -
Portsmouth +2 3 - -
Scotland - 3 £381 -
Edinburgh - 3 £381 -
Manchester - 3 £525 -
West Yorkshire +21 2 - - 4
South West +16 2 £550 - 5
Leeds +14 2 - - 2
Yorkshire +14 2 - - 5
East of England +5 2 £550 +22.22% 2
Gloucestershire -1 2 £550 - 1
Chester - 2 £375 -
Cheshire - 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £550 - 2
City of London -7 1 - - 2
Gloucester - 1 £550 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £550 -
Cambridge - 1 £550 -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 57 (85.07%) Java
2 45 (67.16%) J2EE
3 40 (59.70%) JBoss
4 39 (58.21%) WebLogic
4 39 (58.21%) WebSphere
5 37 (55.22%) Oracle
6 35 (52.24%) Eclipse
7 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
7 33 (49.25%) EJB
8 31 (46.27%) Unix
8 31 (46.27%) Swing
8 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
10 28 (41.79%) Relational Database
11 27 (40.30%) Spring
11 27 (40.30%) Tomcat
11 27 (40.30%) Sybase
12 26 (38.81%) SWT
12 26 (38.81%) Eclipse RCP
13 22 (32.84%) DV Cleared
14 19 (28.36%) Web Services
15 18 (26.87%) SQL
15 18 (26.87%) Linux
16 17 (25.37%) UML
16 17 (25.37%) XML
17 16 (23.88%) JIRA
17 16 (23.88%) REST
18 15 (22.39%) Scrum
19 12 (17.91%) SOAP
20 11 (16.42%) Struts

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 40 (59.70%) JBoss
2 39 (58.21%) WebLogic
2 39 (58.21%) WebSphere
3 27 (40.30%) Tomcat
4 10 (14.93%) Apache
5 7 (10.45%) Confluence
6 5 (7.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (7.46%) nginx
6 5 (7.46%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.99%) Mule
8 2 (2.99%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.49%) CloudStack
9 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) DNS
1 5 (7.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (7.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) LDAP
2 4 (5.97%) SNMP
3 1 (1.49%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
2 28 (41.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.96%) MySQL
4 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.46%) Redis
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.48%) Triplestore
7 2 (2.99%) BODI
7 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) SQLite
8 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Eclipse
2 26 (38.81%) Eclipse RCP
3 16 (23.88%) JIRA
4 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (13.43%) Maven
5 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.45%) Subversion
6 6 (8.96%) JUnit
7 5 (7.46%) Gitweb
8 4 (5.97%) Ant
8 4 (5.97%) NetBeans
8 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.99%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 37 (55.22%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (7.46%) Consultant
4 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Java Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Middleware Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) PowerShell Developer
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Integration Architect
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) J2EE
2 33 (49.25%) EJB
3 31 (46.27%) Swing
4 27 (40.30%) Spring
5 26 (38.81%) SWT
6 19 (28.36%) Web Services
7 17 (25.37%) XML
8 16 (23.88%) REST
9 12 (17.91%) SOAP
10 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
10 11 (16.42%) Struts
11 10 (14.93%) XSLT
12 9 (13.43%) XSD
13 8 (11.94%) JSON
13 8 (11.94%) JSTL
13 8 (11.94%) Middleware
14 7 (10.45%) JSF
15 6 (8.96%) HTML
15 6 (8.96%) JSP
15 6 (8.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Ontologies
4 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) DataPower
5 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Unix
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 7 (10.45%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) CentOS
5 2 (2.99%) Solaris
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) UML
3 15 (22.39%) Scrum
4 11 (16.42%) TDD
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.43%) OO
6 9 (13.43%) RUP
7 8 (11.94%) RAD
7 8 (11.94%) Validation
8 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.96%) Open Source
9 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.46%) AOP
10 5 (7.46%) DevOps
10 5 (7.46%) Kanban
10 5 (7.46%) Security Patching
11 4 (5.97%) Issue Tracking
11 4 (5.97%) Network Management
11 4 (5.97%) SDLC
11 4 (5.97%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) XPath
4 8 (11.94%) Python
5 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) XQuery
7 4 (5.97%) C++
7 4 (5.97%) Tcl
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.99%) C
9 2 (2.99%) C#
9 2 (2.99%) Groovy
10 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Security Cleared
2 22 (32.84%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) Degree
4 4 (5.97%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Squid
2 5 (7.46%) Docker
2 5 (7.46%) NFS
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Ansible
1 5 (7.46%) Grafana
1 5 (7.46%) Graphite
1 5 (7.46%) Graylog
1 5 (7.46%) HAProxy
1 5 (7.46%) Icinga
1 5 (7.46%) Nagios
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.46%) StatsD
1 5 (7.46%) Terraform
2 2 (2.99%) CloudHub
2 2 (2.99%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) Oracle
2 27 (40.30%) Sybase
3 9 (13.43%) hybris
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 6 (8.96%) IBM
5 6 (8.96%) Sun
6 5 (7.46%) F5
6 5 (7.46%) New Relic
6 5 (7.46%) Palo Alto
6 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.99%) Cognos
7 2 (2.99%) Informatica
8 1 (1.49%) ATG
8 1 (1.49%) Demandware
8 1 (1.49%) Kony
8 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft