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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 535 525 504
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 36 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.070% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 8
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£425 £405 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +30.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £363 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.10% +31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £46.50

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
8899 8630 8290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.67% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5567 5102 4650
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 316 426
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £35.05 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -17 33 £405 -0.06% 28
London +32 29 £450 +1.12% 11
City of London +17 4 £475 +22.50% 5
South East -16 3 £400 +23.07%
Hampshire - 3 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 £380 -
Wimbledon - 1 £400 -
East of England - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 3
North West - - - - 2
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Coventry - - - - 3
Horsham - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Marlow - - - -
Pershore - - - -
Stockport - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Essex - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 58 (68.24%) Java
2 48 (56.47%) Oracle
3 44 (51.76%) WebLogic
4 32 (37.65%) UNIX
4 32 (37.65%) Linux
5 26 (30.59%) Windows
6 24 (28.24%) MySQL
6 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (25.88%) WebSphere
7 22 (25.88%) SQL
8 21 (24.71%) JBoss
8 21 (24.71%) SOA
9 20 (23.53%) J2EE
10 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
11 18 (21.18%) EJB
11 18 (21.18%) Eclipse
11 18 (21.18%) Tomcat
12 17 (20.00%) Finance
13 16 (18.82%) VMware
13 16 (18.82%) Java EE
14 15 (17.65%) Oracle Database
14 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
15 14 (16.47%) Banking
15 14 (16.47%) Apache
15 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
16 13 (15.29%) jQuery
16 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
17 12 (14.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (14.12%) Release Management
17 12 (14.12%) Solaris

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 44 (51.76%) WebLogic
2 22 (25.88%) WebSphere
3 21 (24.71%) JBoss
4 18 (21.18%) Tomcat
5 14 (16.47%) Apache
6 12 (14.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (10.59%) IIS
8 7 (8.24%) IBM Notes
8 7 (8.24%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (4.71%) Confluence
10 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (2.35%) nginx
11 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (1.18%) CMS
12 1 (1.18%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (1.18%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) GitHub
2 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) DNS
2 5 (5.88%) Internet
3 3 (3.53%) HTTP
3 3 (3.53%) SAN
4 2 (2.35%) NAS
5 1 (1.18%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) SNMP
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (1.18%) IPsec
5 1 (1.18%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.18%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) MySQL
2 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
3 15 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Eclipse
2 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.59%) Eclipse RCP
3 9 (10.59%) Subversion
4 8 (9.41%) Maven
5 5 (5.88%) NetBeans
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.71%) JIRA
7 3 (3.53%) Ant
7 3 (3.53%) Hudson
7 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.18%) Gradle
8 1 (1.18%) Robolectric
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.18%) JUnit
8 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.18%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Administrator
6 7 (8.24%) webMethods Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Web Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Tester
8 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Middleware Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) J2EE
2 18 (21.18%) EJB
3 16 (18.82%) Java EE
4 13 (15.29%) jQuery
5 12 (14.12%) JSP
6 11 (12.94%) Web Services
6 11 (12.94%) HTML
6 11 (12.94%) Ajax
7 10 (11.76%) Middleware
8 9 (10.59%) Servlets
8 9 (10.59%) Swing
8 9 (10.59%) SWT
8 9 (10.59%) Spring
9 8 (9.41%) JPA
9 8 (9.41%) CSS
10 7 (8.24%) Hibernate
10 7 (8.24%) Flash
10 7 (8.24%) JSON
11 6 (7.06%) JSTL
11 6 (7.06%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.24%) CLARiiON
3 6 (7.06%) Physics
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.71%) Reference Data
5 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.71%) Biometrics
6 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 3 (3.53%) Open Source
6 3 (3.53%) PKI
7 2 (2.35%) DataPower
7 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Social Media
8 1 (1.18%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.65%) UNIX
1 32 (37.65%) Linux
2 26 (30.59%) Windows
3 12 (14.12%) Solaris
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.71%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.35%) Debian
8 2 (2.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.18%) CentOS
9 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) SOA
3 12 (14.12%) Release Management
3 12 (14.12%) UML
4 11 (12.94%) ITIL
4 11 (12.94%) OOD
4 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
5 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (10.59%) Scrum
7 8 (9.41%) OO
7 8 (9.41%) MVC
8 7 (8.24%) Bayesian Methods
8 7 (8.24%) Change Management
8 7 (8.24%) Web Development
9 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.06%) Software Testing
9 6 (7.06%) OOP
10 5 (5.88%) Analytics
10 5 (5.88%) Migration
10 5 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (68.24%) Java
2 22 (25.88%) SQL
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.41%) C++
5 8 (9.41%) C
6 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.06%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.06%) JPQL
8 4 (4.71%) Groovy
8 4 (4.71%) Jython
8 4 (4.71%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.35%) Python
11 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Sun Certification
2 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.71%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (8.24%) XenServer
2 7 (8.24%) vSphere
2 7 (8.24%) Squid
3 2 (2.35%) NFS
4 1 (1.18%) KVM
4 1 (1.18%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Tivoli
1 7 (8.24%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.18%) Icinga
2 1 (1.18%) Nagios
2 1 (1.18%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Oracle
2 16 (18.82%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) Sun
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.41%) Adobe
4 8 (9.41%) Sybase
5 7 (8.24%) Symantec
5 7 (8.24%) webMethods
5 7 (8.24%) EMC
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix
5 7 (8.24%) Lotus
5 7 (8.24%) LANDesk
6 5 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (4.71%) IBM
8 3 (3.53%) Google
9 2 (2.35%) Yahoo!
9 2 (2.35%) Veritas
9 2 (2.35%) Kony
9 2 (2.35%) Twitter
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
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