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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 550 524 506
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -18
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 26 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.084% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.47% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 17
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £356 £438
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
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
9391 8858 8065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.62% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5772 5203 4518
Average daily rate £400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 306 400
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.72 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 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 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 27 February 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 -39 20 £430 +10.96% 14
London -19 17 £450 +9.02% 5
City of London +16 4 £475 +22.50% 3
South East -34 1 £278 -14.61%
West Midlands - - - - 4
North West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Pershore - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2
Guildford - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Leeds - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 62 (77.50%) Java
2 43 (53.75%) Oracle
3 38 (47.50%) WebLogic
4 33 (41.25%) Linux
5 27 (33.75%) UNIX
6 26 (32.50%) Windows
6 26 (32.50%) MySQL
6 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.00%) SQL
7 24 (30.00%) WebSphere
8 23 (28.75%) J2EE
8 23 (28.75%) JBoss
9 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
10 20 (25.00%) Eclipse
11 19 (23.75%) EJB
11 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
12 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database
12 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
13 17 (21.25%) Finance
13 17 (21.25%) Java EE
14 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 15 (18.75%) Apache
15 15 (18.75%) VMware
15 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
16 14 (17.50%) jQuery
16 14 (17.50%) SOA
16 14 (17.50%) JSP
17 13 (16.25%) UML
17 13 (16.25%) Banking
18 12 (15.00%) Ajax

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (47.50%) WebLogic
2 24 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 23 (28.75%) JBoss
4 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
5 15 (18.75%) Apache
6 9 (11.25%) IIS
7 7 (8.75%) IBM Notes
7 7 (8.75%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (7.50%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (5.00%) Confluence
11 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (2.50%) nginx
11 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Integration
12 1 (1.25%) CMS
12 1 (1.25%) Liferay
12 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) GitHub
2 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) DNS
2 5 (6.25%) Internet
3 4 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) SNMP
4 1 (1.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.25%) SSL
4 1 (1.25%) IPsec
4 1 (1.25%) IMAP
4 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) MySQL
2 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
3 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
4 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 11 (13.75%) Eclipse RCP
2 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.50%) Subversion
4 9 (11.25%) Maven
5 6 (7.50%) NetBeans
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (5.00%) JIRA
7 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.00%) Hudson
8 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.75%) JUnit
9 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.25%) Gradle
10 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Military
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) webMethods Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.25%) Web Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Designer
7 5 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Designer
8 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Tester
8 4 (5.00%) Web Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Agile Tester
9 3 (3.75%) Middleware Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Web Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) J2EE
2 19 (23.75%) EJB
3 17 (21.25%) Java EE
4 14 (17.50%) JSP
4 14 (17.50%) jQuery
5 12 (15.00%) Web Services
5 12 (15.00%) Ajax
5 12 (15.00%) HTML
6 11 (13.75%) SWT
6 11 (13.75%) Swing
7 10 (12.50%) CSS
7 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 10 (12.50%) Spring
8 9 (11.25%) JPA
9 8 (10.00%) Servlets
10 7 (8.75%) Flash
10 7 (8.75%) Middleware
10 7 (8.75%) JSON
11 6 (7.50%) JSTL
11 6 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.75%) CLARiiON
3 6 (7.50%) Physics
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.00%) Open Source
5 4 (5.00%) Biometrics
5 4 (5.00%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.75%) Clustering
6 3 (3.75%) PKI
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.50%) DataPower
7 2 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.25%) Social Media
8 1 (1.25%) Kindle
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 27 (33.75%) UNIX
3 26 (32.50%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.00%) Solaris
6 4 (5.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.50%) Debian
8 2 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) SOA
3 13 (16.25%) UML
4 12 (15.00%) Release Management
4 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (13.75%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (13.75%) OOD
6 10 (12.50%) ITIL
6 10 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) OO
8 8 (10.00%) MVC
9 7 (8.75%) Change Management
9 7 (8.75%) Performance Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Web Development
9 7 (8.75%) Bayesian Methods
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.50%) Migration
10 6 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Use Case
10 6 (7.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) Java
2 24 (30.00%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.00%) C
5 8 (10.00%) C++
5 8 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.50%) JPQL
7 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.25%) Jython
8 5 (6.25%) Groovy
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.50%) Python
10 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.00%) Degree
4 7 (8.75%) Sun Certification
5 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.75%) Squid
2 7 (8.75%) vSphere
3 6 (7.50%) XenServer
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.50%) NFS
5 1 (1.25%) Postfix
5 1 (1.25%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.25%) Nagios
3 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.25%) Cacti
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.25%) Icinga
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) Oracle
2 15 (18.75%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) Sybase
3 10 (12.50%) Sun
4 8 (10.00%) Adobe
5 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.75%) EMC
5 7 (8.75%) Lotus
5 7 (8.75%) webMethods
5 7 (8.75%) Symantec
6 6 (7.50%) LANDesk
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
7 5 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (5.00%) IBM
9 3 (3.75%) Google
10 2 (2.50%) Kony
10 2 (2.50%) Yahoo!
11 1 (1.25%) Veritas
11 1 (1.25%) Facebook
11 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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