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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 603 632 585
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -47
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 45 28 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.048% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 44
Median daily rate £500 £410 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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
10041 10422 10047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.79% 17.94% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6571 6645 6015
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 322 402
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +36 43 £500 +21.95% 11
London -9 13 £488 +30.00% 1
South West +14 8 £550 - 4
Gloucestershire +6 8 £550 -
Gloucester - 8 £550 -
North West +16 6 £475 -9.52%
East of England - 6 £550 - 4
Yorkshire - 6 £420 - 2
Leeds - 6 £420 - 2
West Yorkshire - 6 £420 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 6 £550 -
Manchester - 5 £475 -
South East +15 4 - -
City of London +24 3 - - 1
Edinburgh +15 2 - -
Scotland +10 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £550 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 75 (85.23%) Java
2 55 (62.50%) Oracle
3 53 (60.23%) JBoss
4 47 (53.41%) J2EE
5 44 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 43 (48.86%) WebLogic
6 43 (48.86%) Unix
7 41 (46.59%) Security Cleared
8 38 (43.18%) EJB
9 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
10 36 (40.91%) Tomcat
10 36 (40.91%) Eclipse
11 35 (39.77%) Swing
12 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (36.36%) Sybase
14 31 (35.23%) SWT
14 31 (35.23%) Eclipse RCP
14 31 (35.23%) Relational Database
15 30 (34.09%) Linux
16 28 (31.82%) Spring
16 28 (31.82%) DV Cleared
17 21 (23.86%) Web Services
18 19 (21.59%) SQL
19 18 (20.45%) XML
19 18 (20.45%) Apache
20 17 (19.32%) HTML
20 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
21 15 (17.05%) IBM
21 15 (17.05%) Middleware
22 14 (15.91%) JavaScript

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 53 (60.23%) JBoss
2 44 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 43 (48.86%) WebLogic
4 36 (40.91%) Tomcat
5 18 (20.45%) Apache
6 7 (7.95%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (6.82%) Confluence
7 6 (6.82%) nginx
7 6 (6.82%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.55%) IIS
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.41%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.27%) Liferay
10 2 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (1.14%) Moodle
11 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (3.41%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) Firewall
2 6 (6.82%) DNS
2 6 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (6.82%) LDAP
3 5 (5.68%) HTTP
4 4 (4.55%) Internet
5 3 (3.41%) SNMP
6 2 (2.27%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (35.23%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.64%) MySQL
4 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.82%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.82%) Redis
7 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.41%) BODI
8 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.41%) Triplestore
9 2 (2.27%) SQLite
10 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (40.91%) Eclipse
2 31 (35.23%) Eclipse RCP
3 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.91%) JUnit
4 12 (13.64%) JIRA
5 11 (12.50%) Subversion
6 10 (11.36%) Maven
7 8 (9.09%) Mockito
8 6 (6.82%) Gitweb
9 5 (5.68%) Introscope
10 4 (4.55%) jMock
10 4 (4.55%) JProfiler
10 4 (4.55%) JSUnit
10 4 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (4.55%) QUnit
10 4 (4.55%) Selenium
11 3 (3.41%) NetBeans
11 3 (3.41%) VisualVM
12 2 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.64%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Middleware Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (53.41%) J2EE
2 38 (43.18%) EJB
3 35 (39.77%) Swing
4 31 (35.23%) SWT
5 28 (31.82%) Spring
6 21 (23.86%) Web Services
7 18 (20.45%) XML
8 17 (19.32%) Hibernate
8 17 (19.32%) HTML
9 15 (17.05%) Middleware
10 12 (13.64%) JSP
10 12 (13.64%) REST
11 11 (12.50%) CSS
12 8 (9.09%) Java EE
12 8 (9.09%) JPA
12 8 (9.09%) Struts
12 8 (9.09%) XSLT
13 7 (7.95%) jQuery
13 7 (7.95%) JSF
13 7 (7.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.82%) Fintech
2 4 (4.55%) DataPower
2 4 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.41%) Ontologies
3 3 (3.41%) PKI
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) LPAR
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Unix
2 30 (34.09%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) Windows
4 8 (9.09%) Solaris
5 6 (6.82%) CentOS
5 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 2 (2.27%) HPUX
7 2 (2.27%) SUSE
7 2 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.64%) Kanban
3 11 (12.50%) Scrum
4 9 (10.23%) UML
5 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (7.95%) Change Management
6 7 (7.95%) DevOps
6 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.95%) OO
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (7.95%) SOA
6 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.82%) ITIL
7 6 (6.82%) Security Patching
8 5 (5.68%) BDD
8 5 (5.68%) MVC
8 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (85.23%) Java
2 19 (21.59%) SQL
3 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.23%) PHP
5 8 (9.09%) Python
6 7 (7.95%) XPath
7 5 (5.68%) C
7 5 (5.68%) XQuery
8 3 (3.41%) C++
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.41%) Tcl
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (46.59%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.82%) DV Cleared
3 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.82%) Degree
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Squid
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) NFS
3 5 (5.68%) Docker
4 2 (2.27%) Firmware
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Ansible
1 6 (6.82%) Grafana
1 6 (6.82%) Graphite
1 6 (6.82%) Graylog
1 6 (6.82%) HAProxy
1 6 (6.82%) Icinga
1 6 (6.82%) Nagios
1 6 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.82%) StatsD
1 6 (6.82%) Terraform
2 5 (5.68%) CA Wily
2 5 (5.68%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.41%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
3 3 (3.41%) OpenSSO
3 3 (3.41%) Opsview
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.27%) nmon
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Oracle
2 32 (36.36%) Sybase
3 15 (17.05%) IBM
4 12 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.64%) VMware
5 9 (10.23%) Sun
6 6 (6.82%) F5
6 6 (6.82%) New Relic
6 6 (6.82%) Palo Alto
7 5 (5.68%) CA
8 4 (4.55%) ESRI
8 4 (4.55%) hybris
8 4 (4.55%) Splunk
9 3 (3.41%) Cognos
9 3 (3.41%) Informatica
9 3 (3.41%) Software AG
9 3 (3.41%) webMethods
10 2 (2.27%) ATG
10 2 (2.27%) HP
10 2 (2.27%) Microsoft