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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 546 538 521
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 45 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.051% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £401 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £322 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £341
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.12%

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
9762 9128 8712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.10% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6311 5533 4913
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £507 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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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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 44 £400 -0.12% 10
London +21 28 £400 -17.94% 2
South West -21 9 £425 - 3
City of London +7 7 £300 -25.09% 1
South East -22 7 £400 +23.07%
Berkshire -4 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Torfaen - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 61 (63.54%) Java
1 61 (63.54%) Oracle
2 52 (54.17%) WebLogic
3 38 (39.58%) Linux
4 32 (33.33%) UNIX
5 29 (30.21%) Windows
6 28 (29.17%) JBoss
6 28 (29.17%) WebSphere
7 26 (27.08%) Tomcat
8 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (23.96%) MySQL
9 23 (23.96%) VMware
10 21 (21.88%) EJB
10 21 (21.88%) SQL
10 21 (21.88%) Banking
11 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 19 (19.79%) J2EE
12 19 (19.79%) SOA
12 19 (19.79%) Finance
12 19 (19.79%) Release Management
13 18 (18.75%) ITIL
14 17 (17.71%) Solaris
14 17 (17.71%) Java EE
15 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
15 16 (16.67%) Apache
15 16 (16.67%) Eclipse
15 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 14 (14.58%) Oracle RMAN
16 14 (14.58%) Citrix

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 52 (54.17%) WebLogic
2 28 (29.17%) JBoss
2 28 (29.17%) WebSphere
3 26 (27.08%) Tomcat
4 16 (16.67%) Apache
5 14 (14.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (10.42%) IIS
7 7 (7.29%) IBM Notes
7 7 (7.29%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (5.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.13%) Confluence
9 3 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (2.08%) nginx
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Integration
11 1 (1.04%) CMS
11 1 (1.04%) Liferay
11 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) GitHub
2 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) DNS
2 5 (5.21%) Internet
3 3 (3.13%) HTTP
3 3 (3.13%) SAN
4 2 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (1.04%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.04%) SNMP
5 1 (1.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.04%) SSL
5 1 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) IPsec
5 1 (1.04%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) MySQL
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.54%) Oracle Database
4 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.04%) DB2
8 1 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 13 (13.54%) Subversion
3 12 (12.50%) Maven
4 11 (11.46%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.29%) Eclipse RCP
6 6 (6.25%) Ant
7 5 (5.21%) NetBeans
8 4 (4.17%) JIRA
8 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (3.13%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.13%) Hudson
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.08%) JUnit
11 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.04%) TestNG
11 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.04%) Gradle
11 1 (1.04%) VisualVM
General
1 21 (21.88%) Banking
2 19 (19.79%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Military
4 2 (2.08%) Advertising
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (38.54%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Administrator
4 14 (14.58%) Analyst
4 14 (14.58%) UNIX Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.21%) Web Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Web Support Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.17%) Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Tester
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Middleware Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) webMethods Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Web Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) EJB
2 19 (19.79%) J2EE
3 17 (17.71%) Java EE
4 13 (13.54%) Spring
4 13 (13.54%) Servlets
5 12 (12.50%) HTML
5 12 (12.50%) Web Services
5 12 (12.50%) Middleware
6 11 (11.46%) Ajax
6 11 (11.46%) JSP
6 11 (11.46%) jQuery
7 10 (10.42%) JPA
8 7 (7.29%) CSS
8 7 (7.29%) Swing
8 7 (7.29%) Flash
8 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (7.29%) SWT
8 7 (7.29%) JSON
9 6 (6.25%) JSTL
9 6 (6.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.29%) CLARiiON
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.25%) Physics
4 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.17%) Biometrics
5 4 (4.17%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 3 (3.13%) PKI
6 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) Open Source
7 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.08%) DataPower
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) Kindle
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.58%) Linux
2 32 (33.33%) UNIX
3 29 (30.21%) Windows
4 17 (17.71%) Solaris
5 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.17%) Windows NT
8 3 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.08%) Debian
9 2 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.04%) Android
10 1 (1.04%) CentOS
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.79%) Release Management
2 19 (19.79%) SOA
3 18 (18.75%) ITIL
4 12 (12.50%) UML
5 9 (9.38%) OOD
5 9 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.33%) MVC
7 7 (7.29%) Change Management
7 7 (7.29%) Scrum
7 7 (7.29%) OO
7 7 (7.29%) Web Development
7 7 (7.29%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 6 (6.25%) OOP
9 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.21%) TDD
9 5 (5.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (63.54%) Java
2 21 (21.88%) SQL
3 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 14 (14.58%) Shell Script
4 14 (14.58%) C
5 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.46%) Bash Shell
7 9 (9.38%) C++
8 6 (6.25%) JPQL
9 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.17%) Perl
10 3 (3.13%) PHP
10 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.13%) Python
10 3 (3.13%) Groovy
11 2 (2.08%) Jython
12 1 (1.04%) Scala
12 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Sun Certification
3 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (14.58%) XenServer
3 7 (7.29%) vSphere
3 7 (7.29%) Squid
4 2 (2.08%) NFS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.04%) Postfix
5 1 (1.04%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.04%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Tivoli
2 7 (7.29%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.04%) Salt
4 1 (1.04%) Opsview
4 1 (1.04%) Icinga
4 1 (1.04%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.04%) Cacti
4 1 (1.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) Oracle
2 23 (23.96%) VMware
3 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.58%) Citrix
4 14 (14.58%) LANDesk
5 8 (8.33%) Adobe
5 8 (8.33%) Sun
6 7 (7.29%) EMC
6 7 (7.29%) Symantec
6 7 (7.29%) Lotus
7 6 (6.25%) Sybase
8 5 (5.21%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (4.17%) IBM
9 4 (4.17%) webMethods
10 3 (3.13%) Google
10 3 (3.13%) Twitter
11 2 (2.08%) Kony
11 2 (2.08%) Yahoo!
11 2 (2.08%) Veritas
12 1 (1.04%) Red Hat