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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 599 579 555
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 27 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.064% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 14
Average daily rate £475 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £474 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
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
9411 9330 8902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.29% 18.02% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6101 5780 5258
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 323 315
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 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 14 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 27 £475 +5.55% 19
London -2 16 £500 +11.11% 5
Essex - 4 £450 -
East of England - 4 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire +12 3 £550 +24.64%
South West +6 3 £550 +24.64% 3
South East +18 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £381 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £381 - 1
City of London +33 1 - - 3
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £413 - 1

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 42 (85.71%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) JBoss
3 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Spring
4 21 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 21 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 21 (42.86%) WebLogic
5 20 (40.82%) Unix
5 20 (40.82%) WebSphere
6 19 (38.78%) J2EE
7 18 (36.73%) Oracle
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
8 17 (34.69%) Web Services
8 17 (34.69%) Eclipse
9 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 16 (32.65%) MySQL
9 16 (32.65%) Maven
9 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
10 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
11 13 (26.53%) EJB
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) Swing
12 12 (24.49%) Subversion
13 11 (22.45%) Java EE
13 11 (22.45%) Scrum
13 11 (22.45%) MVC
13 11 (22.45%) CSS
13 11 (22.45%) Sybase

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 34 (69.39%) JBoss
2 21 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 21 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 20 (40.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.16%) Apache
4 4 (8.16%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.12%) Jetty
5 3 (6.12%) nginx
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.04%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (4.08%) DVB
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
1 2 (4.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) MySQL
1 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) BODI
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Eclipse
2 16 (32.65%) Maven
3 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
5 12 (24.49%) Subversion
6 10 (20.41%) Eclipse RCP
6 10 (20.41%) JUnit
7 6 (12.24%) NetBeans
8 5 (10.20%) Ant
9 4 (8.16%) Bitbucket
9 4 (8.16%) JIRA
9 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
10 3 (6.12%) Hudson
11 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
11 2 (4.08%) Mockito
11 2 (4.08%) Selenium
11 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Java Team Leader
5 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Spring
2 21 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 19 (38.78%) J2EE
4 17 (34.69%) Web Services
5 13 (26.53%) EJB
5 13 (26.53%) Swing
5 13 (26.53%) XML
6 11 (22.45%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) Java EE
6 11 (22.45%) RESTful
7 10 (20.41%) JPA
7 10 (20.41%) jQuery
7 10 (20.41%) SWT
8 8 (16.33%) REST
9 7 (14.29%) Struts
10 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 6 (12.24%) SOAP
10 6 (12.24%) Spring MVC
10 6 (12.24%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Unix
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) MVC
2 11 (22.45%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) Kanban
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (12.24%) BDD
6 5 (10.20%) B2C
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.20%) DevOps
6 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.20%) Open Source
7 4 (8.16%) CRM
7 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (8.16%) Information Management
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) User Stories
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Microservices
8 3 (6.12%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) C
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Ansible
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.04%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Sybase
3 5 (10.20%) Sun
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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