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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 561 557 494
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -63
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 48 31 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.057% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.33% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 35
Average daily rate
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£450 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £439 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £355 £418
% change year-on-year
+9.15% -14.97%
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
10220 9432 8432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 17.34% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6235 5834 4748
Average daily rate £388 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 318 428
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 4 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 4 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 0 41 £450 +26.31% 20
London +13 23 £450 +16.12% 5
East of England +12 12 £325 -26.76% 5
Essex +10 12 £325 -26.76% 1
Brentwood +2 6 £325 -
South East -13 5 £278 -20.71% 7
Basildon - 4 - - 1
City of London +18 3 - - 2
Hampshire -3 3 - - 2
Glasgow -3 2 £450 - 2
Scotland -3 2 £450 +31.38% 2
Croydon - 2 - -
Andover +7 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £473 -
South West - 1 £473 - 3
Bracknell - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £278 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - 1 £278 -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 58 (70.73%) Java
2 50 (60.98%) WebLogic
3 41 (50.00%) Oracle
3 41 (50.00%) JBoss
4 40 (48.78%) UNIX
5 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (43.90%) WebSphere
6 36 (43.90%) Linux
7 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
8 28 (34.15%) Eclipse
9 27 (32.93%) Tomcat
10 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
11 25 (30.49%) Windows
11 25 (30.49%) Maven
12 24 (29.27%) Spring
12 24 (29.27%) J2EE
13 23 (28.05%) Web Services
14 21 (25.61%) HTML
14 21 (25.61%) SQL
15 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
15 20 (24.39%) CSS
15 20 (24.39%) Ajax
16 19 (23.17%) REST
16 19 (23.17%) EJB
17 18 (21.95%) SOAP
17 18 (21.95%) MySQL
17 18 (21.95%) JPA
18 17 (20.73%) OO
18 17 (20.73%) Scrum
18 17 (20.73%) MVC

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 50 (60.98%) WebLogic
2 41 (50.00%) JBoss
3 36 (43.90%) WebSphere
4 27 (32.93%) Tomcat
5 13 (15.85%) Apache
6 9 (10.98%) IIS
6 9 (10.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (9.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Confluence
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (4.88%) Jetty
9 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
10 3 (3.66%) nginx
11 2 (2.44%) iPlanet
11 2 (2.44%) Mule
11 2 (2.44%) Alfresco
11 2 (2.44%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (2.44%) Node.js
11 2 (2.44%) Tornado
11 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) IBM SmartCloud
2 6 (7.32%) GitHub
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) HTTP
2 4 (4.88%) SSL
2 4 (4.88%) IPsec
2 4 (4.88%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) VLAN
3 3 (3.66%) SAN
3 3 (3.66%) LAN
3 3 (3.66%) WAN
3 3 (3.66%) LDAP
4 2 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.22%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.22%) IMAP
5 1 (1.22%) SNMP
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
2 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 18 (21.95%) MySQL
4 14 (17.07%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.44%) Redis
8 2 (2.44%) Riak
8 2 (2.44%) Infinispan
9 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (34.15%) Eclipse
2 25 (30.49%) Maven
3 15 (18.29%) Ant
4 12 (14.63%) Eclipse RCP
4 12 (14.63%) Subversion
4 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.32%) JUnit
5 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.10%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (6.10%) JIRA
7 4 (4.88%) Selenium
8 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.66%) Hudson
9 2 (2.44%) JMeter
9 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.44%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.44%) Mocha
9 2 (2.44%) Gradle
9 2 (2.44%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (50.00%) Developer
2 36 (43.90%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) webMethods Consultant
5 6 (7.32%) Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Middleware Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Designer
6 5 (6.10%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Designer
8 3 (3.66%) Tester
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) Spring
1 24 (29.27%) J2EE
2 23 (28.05%) Web Services
3 21 (25.61%) HTML
4 20 (24.39%) CSS
4 20 (24.39%) Ajax
5 19 (23.17%) REST
5 19 (23.17%) EJB
6 18 (21.95%) SOAP
6 18 (21.95%) JPA
7 16 (19.51%) Struts
8 15 (18.29%) jQuery
9 14 (17.07%) Hibernate
9 14 (17.07%) Java EE
10 13 (15.85%) OSGi
10 13 (15.85%) XML
11 12 (14.63%) Swing
11 12 (14.63%) JSP
11 12 (14.63%) SWT
12 11 (13.41%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Open Source
2 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) W3C
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.78%) UNIX
2 36 (43.90%) Linux
3 25 (30.49%) Windows
4 10 (12.20%) Solaris
5 4 (4.88%) Windows NT
6 3 (3.66%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.73%) OO
2 17 (20.73%) Scrum
2 17 (20.73%) MVC
3 16 (19.51%) UML
3 16 (19.51%) SOA
4 14 (17.07%) TDD
4 14 (17.07%) Mentoring
5 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.41%) OOD
7 9 (10.98%) Migration
7 9 (10.98%) B2C
8 8 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.54%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Validation
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) OOP
10 6 (7.32%) AOP
10 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
10 6 (7.32%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) Java
2 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
4 10 (12.20%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) Python
5 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.32%) C
5 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.32%) JPQL
6 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.10%) Groovy
6 5 (6.10%) Korn
6 5 (6.10%) Jython
7 3 (3.66%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) DV Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Degree
4 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.20%) Squid
3 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.76%) vSphere
4 6 (7.32%) vCloud
5 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.88%) KVM
7 3 (3.66%) Shibboleth
8 2 (2.44%) Varnish
9 1 (1.22%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (1.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
1 3 (3.66%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
2 2 (2.44%) logstash
2 2 (2.44%) Salt
2 2 (2.44%) Kibana
2 2 (2.44%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) Cacti
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 12 (14.63%) Sybase
3 12 (14.63%) IBM
4 10 (12.20%) Sun
5 9 (10.98%) webMethods
6 5 (6.10%) hybris
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.66%) Adobe
7 3 (3.66%) Juniper
7 3 (3.66%) Cisco
8 2 (2.44%) Pega
8 2 (2.44%) Splunk
8 2 (2.44%) Twitter
9 1 (1.22%) WSO2
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