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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 612 608 556
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -52
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 38 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.065% 0.095%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 35
Median daily rate £475 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £343 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £496 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
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
9829 9992 9438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.20% 17.54% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6499 6277 5544
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 312 390
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £41.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

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 26 July 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 23 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 26 July 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 -14 33 £475 +26.66% 4
London -10 11 £475 +12.42% 2
Gloucestershire +5 7 £600 +9.09%
South West +1 7 £600 +33.33% 1
West Yorkshire +6 5 £420 +12.00% 1
Leeds +4 5 £420 +12.00% 1
Yorkshire -2 5 £420 +12.00% 1
North West - 5 £475 -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
Manchester - 4 £463 -
East of England +20 3 - -
Gloucester - 3 £600 -
South East +10 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Essex +2 1 - -
Hampshire +1 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £325 -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 78 (82.98%) Java
2 59 (62.77%) JBoss
3 51 (54.26%) Oracle
4 43 (45.74%) Tomcat
5 39 (41.49%) J2EE
6 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (40.43%) WebSphere
6 38 (40.43%) Security Cleared
7 37 (39.36%) Unix
8 36 (38.30%) WebLogic
9 35 (37.23%) Spring
10 32 (34.04%) Linux
11 29 (30.85%) EJB
12 28 (29.79%) JUnit
12 28 (29.79%) Hibernate
13 27 (28.72%) HTML
14 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
14 25 (26.60%) Eclipse
15 24 (25.53%) Sybase
15 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
15 24 (25.53%) SC Cleared
15 24 (25.53%) Relational Database
16 23 (24.47%) DV Cleared
16 23 (24.47%) Swing
17 20 (21.28%) MySQL
17 20 (21.28%) SWT
17 20 (21.28%) Eclipse RCP
17 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
18 19 (20.21%) Subversion
18 19 (20.21%) Mockito

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 59 (62.77%) JBoss
2 43 (45.74%) Tomcat
3 38 (40.43%) WebSphere
4 36 (38.30%) WebLogic
5 18 (19.15%) Apache
6 6 (6.38%) nginx
6 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (5.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (5.32%) Confluence
7 5 (5.32%) IIS
7 5 (5.32%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (3.19%) Liferay
10 2 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.13%) Jetty
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (2.13%) WildFly
11 1 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.89%) Firewall
2 8 (8.51%) LDAP
3 6 (6.38%) HTTP
3 6 (6.38%) Internet
4 5 (5.32%) DNS
4 5 (5.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (5.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.13%) DVB
5 2 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 20 (21.28%) MySQL
4 13 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.38%) Redis
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.13%) Triplestore
9 1 (1.06%) BODI
9 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (29.79%) JUnit
2 25 (26.60%) Eclipse
3 20 (21.28%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (21.28%) Jenkins
4 19 (20.21%) Mockito
4 19 (20.21%) Subversion
5 17 (18.09%) Maven
6 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
7 10 (10.64%) jMock
7 10 (10.64%) JSUnit
7 10 (10.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (10.64%) QUnit
8 8 (8.51%) JProfiler
8 8 (8.51%) Selenium
9 7 (7.45%) Introscope
9 7 (7.45%) JIRA
10 5 (5.32%) Gitweb
11 3 (3.19%) Hudson
11 3 (3.19%) VisualVM
12 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (57.45%) Developer
2 43 (45.74%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (10.64%) UI Developer
6 8 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (7.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (7.45%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Middleware Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.19%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.49%) J2EE
2 35 (37.23%) Spring
3 29 (30.85%) EJB
4 28 (29.79%) Hibernate
5 27 (28.72%) HTML
6 23 (24.47%) Swing
7 20 (21.28%) SWT
8 19 (20.21%) JSP
8 19 (20.21%) Middleware
9 18 (19.15%) CSS
9 18 (19.15%) Web Services
10 16 (17.02%) RESTful
11 14 (14.89%) jQuery
12 13 (13.83%) Java EE
13 12 (12.77%) JAXB
14 11 (11.70%) RequireJS
14 11 (11.70%) Spring MVC
15 10 (10.64%) Buster.JS
15 10 (10.64%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (10.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Fintech
2 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) DataPower
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.19%) PKI
5 2 (2.13%) LPAR
5 2 (2.13%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (39.36%) Unix
2 32 (34.04%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Windows
4 7 (7.45%) Solaris
5 5 (5.32%) CentOS
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.13%) AIX
7 2 (2.13%) HPUX
7 2 (2.13%) SUSE
7 2 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.09%) Kanban
3 12 (12.77%) MVC
3 12 (12.77%) Scrum
4 11 (11.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
5 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.57%) Change Management
6 9 (9.57%) DevOps
6 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
7 8 (8.51%) BDD
7 8 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.51%) High Availability
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL
7 8 (8.51%) Microservices
7 8 (8.51%) OO
7 8 (8.51%) OOP
7 8 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) SOA
9 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (82.98%) Java
2 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.83%) SQL
4 11 (11.70%) PHP
5 10 (10.64%) C
6 8 (8.51%) Python
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.19%) XPath
8 2 (2.13%) C++
8 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.13%) Tcl
8 2 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 38 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 24 (25.53%) SC Cleared
3 23 (24.47%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.32%) Sun Certification
5 4 (4.26%) Degree
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Squid
1 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) NFS
3 4 (4.26%) Docker
4 2 (2.13%) Firmware
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) CA Wily
1 7 (7.45%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.38%) Ansible
2 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.32%) Grafana
3 5 (5.32%) Graphite
3 5 (5.32%) Graylog
3 5 (5.32%) HAProxy
3 5 (5.32%) Icinga
3 5 (5.32%) Nagios
3 5 (5.32%) Puppet
3 5 (5.32%) StatsD
3 5 (5.32%) Terraform
4 3 (3.19%) Opsview
5 2 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.13%) nmon
6 1 (1.06%) OpenSSO
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 51 (54.26%) Oracle
2 24 (25.53%) Sybase
3 14 (14.89%) IBM
4 13 (13.83%) Red Hat
5 10 (10.64%) ESRI
6 9 (9.57%) Sun
6 9 (9.57%) VMware
7 7 (7.45%) CA
8 5 (5.32%) F5
8 5 (5.32%) New Relic
8 5 (5.32%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.26%) Splunk
9 4 (4.26%) webMethods
10 3 (3.19%) Software AG
11 2 (2.13%) ATG
11 2 (2.13%) Demandware
11 2 (2.13%) Endeca
11 2 (2.13%) HP
11 2 (2.13%) hybris
11 2 (2.13%) Microsoft