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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 541 536 565
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 59 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 9 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
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
10015 9189 10209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.22% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5913 5346 5797
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 383 479
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +4 55 £320 -22.42% 16
London 0 28 £300 -27.27% 6
South East +5 19 £323 -14.00% 3
City of London - 18 £300 - 3
Surrey - 12 £328 - 1
Scotland -18 4 £375 - 1
Essex -5 3 £350 -6.66% 1
East of England -24 3 £350 -6.66% 4
Glasgow -9 2 £400 -
South West - 2 £290 -
West Midlands -3 1 £405 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
Colchester - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 - 1
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - - - - 1
Redditch - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
York - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Halstead - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 56 (65.88%) Oracle
2 50 (58.82%) Java
3 38 (44.71%) WebLogic
4 35 (41.18%) JBoss
5 32 (37.65%) Tomcat
6 28 (32.94%) UNIX
7 24 (28.24%) SOA
8 22 (25.88%) Linux
9 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
9 21 (24.71%) VMware
9 21 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (23.53%) WebSphere
10 20 (23.53%) Windows
11 19 (22.35%) EJB
11 19 (22.35%) Spring
12 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.00%) Apache
14 16 (18.82%) ITIL
14 16 (18.82%) C
14 16 (18.82%) Java EE
15 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
15 15 (17.65%) SQL
15 15 (17.65%) Solaris
16 14 (16.47%) Shell Script
16 14 (16.47%) Banking
16 14 (16.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (15.29%) XenServer
17 13 (15.29%) Release Management
17 13 (15.29%) LANDesk

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (44.71%) WebLogic
2 32 (37.65%) Tomcat
3 20 (23.53%) WebSphere
4 17 (20.00%) Apache
5 14 (16.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (5.88%) IIS
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.71%) nginx
8 2 (2.35%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.18%) Mule
9 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) GIMP
2 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) SAN
2 6 (7.06%) LDAP
3 4 (4.71%) LAN
3 4 (4.71%) WAN
3 4 (4.71%) SSL
3 4 (4.71%) Firewall
3 4 (4.71%) IPsec
4 2 (2.35%) NAS
4 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.41%) MySQL
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.53%) Pentaho
6 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.35%) MS Access
8 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Subversion
2 10 (11.76%) Maven
3 9 (10.59%) Ant
4 8 (9.41%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (5.88%) Eclipse RCP
7 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.71%) VisualVM
8 3 (3.53%) Gradle
9 2 (2.35%) JUnit
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.18%) Selenium
10 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.18%) TestNG
10 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.18%) JIRA
10 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 14 (16.47%) Banking
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Automotive
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Publishing
3 1 (1.18%) Games
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) International Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Front Office
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 30 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Administrator
4 14 (16.47%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Systems Support
9 2 (2.35%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Designer
9 2 (2.35%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) EJB
1 19 (22.35%) Spring
2 16 (18.82%) Java EE
3 13 (15.29%) J2EE
3 13 (15.29%) Web Services
4 11 (12.94%) Hibernate
4 11 (12.94%) REST
5 8 (9.41%) Servlets
6 7 (8.24%) HTML
6 7 (8.24%) CSS
6 7 (8.24%) Middleware
7 6 (7.06%) COM+
7 6 (7.06%) SOAP
7 6 (7.06%) JMS
7 6 (7.06%) XML
7 6 (7.06%) Swing
7 6 (7.06%) jQuery
8 5 (5.88%) SWT
9 4 (4.71%) JSON
9 4 (4.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Open Source
2 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) DataPower
3 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.94%) UNIX
2 22 (25.88%) Linux
3 20 (23.53%) Windows
4 15 (17.65%) Solaris
5 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) SOA
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) Release Management
4 11 (12.94%) Migration
4 11 (12.94%) Scrum
5 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.76%) TDD
6 7 (8.24%) OO
7 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.88%) DevOps
8 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.88%) UML
9 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.71%) Identity Management
10 3 (3.53%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.53%) OOD
10 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.53%) OOP
10 3 (3.53%) B2C
10 3 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.82%) Java
2 16 (18.82%) C
3 15 (17.65%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 14 (16.47%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.12%) PHP
6 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.06%) Python
7 6 (7.06%) Groovy
8 5 (5.88%) Ruby
8 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.71%) Perl
10 3 (3.53%) C++
11 2 (2.35%) VB
11 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.35%) Jython
11 2 (2.35%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.18%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) XenServer
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.71%) Shibboleth
3 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) Squid
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.71%) Opsview
2 4 (4.71%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) Salt
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (65.88%) Oracle
2 35 (41.18%) JBoss
3 21 (24.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (24.71%) VMware
4 13 (15.29%) Citrix
4 13 (15.29%) LANDesk
5 11 (12.94%) webMethods
6 6 (7.06%) IBM
7 5 (5.88%) Sybase
7 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.71%) Splunk
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco
8 4 (4.71%) HP
8 4 (4.71%) McAfee
8 4 (4.71%) Blue Coat
8 4 (4.71%) Juniper
9 3 (3.53%) Software AG
10 2 (2.35%) Twitter
11 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.18%) Cyber-Ark
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