The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 529 532 552
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 51 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.073% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 0.42% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 21
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £608 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9475 8738 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.60% 17.14% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5598 4959 5534
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 442 452
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.51 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -5 43 £300 -20.00% 19
London +8 24 £300 -36.84% 11
City of London - 14 £300 - 6
South East -1 10 £275 -26.66% 2
Scotland -11 8 £355 -
Essex +1 5 £400 +6.66% 1
East of England -17 5 £400 +6.66% 4
South West -29 2 £290 -20.00%
Surrey - 2 £320 -
East Midlands 0 1 £343 -43.62% 1
Glasgow 0 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
Colchester - 1 £350 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Shropshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Redditch - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (71.60%) Java
2 45 (55.56%) Oracle
3 43 (53.09%) JBoss
4 41 (50.62%) Tomcat
5 29 (35.80%) Spring
6 26 (32.10%) WebLogic
7 24 (29.63%) J2EE
8 23 (28.40%) SOA
8 23 (28.40%) Hibernate
9 20 (24.69%) Windows
9 20 (24.69%) Subversion
10 19 (23.46%) TDD
10 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (23.46%) Linux
10 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
10 19 (23.46%) VMware
10 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
11 18 (22.22%) EJB
12 17 (20.99%) UNIX
12 17 (20.99%) Maven
12 17 (20.99%) WebSphere
13 16 (19.75%) SQL
14 15 (18.52%) SOAP
14 15 (18.52%) ITIL
14 15 (18.52%) Apache
14 15 (18.52%) Java EE
15 14 (17.28%) JMS
15 14 (17.28%) C
16 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
16 13 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 41 (50.62%) Tomcat
2 26 (32.10%) WebLogic
3 17 (20.99%) WebSphere
4 15 (18.52%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) IIS
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.94%) nginx
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.23%) Mule
8 1 (1.23%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.23%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) GIMP
2 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) LDAP
2 4 (4.94%) LAN
2 4 (4.94%) WAN
2 4 (4.94%) SSL
2 4 (4.94%) SAN
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) IPsec
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) MySQL
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.70%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.47%) MS Access
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.23%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Subversion
2 17 (20.99%) Maven
3 10 (12.35%) Hudson
4 9 (11.11%) Ant
5 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (6.17%) JUnit
7 5 (6.17%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (4.94%) VisualVM
8 4 (4.94%) Mockito
9 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
9 3 (3.70%) Gradle
10 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (2.47%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.47%) Selenium
10 2 (2.47%) JIRA
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (14.81%) Banking
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (56.79%) Developer
2 41 (50.62%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (3.70%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Systems Support
9 2 (2.47%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (2.47%) Web Administrator
10 1 (1.23%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) Spring
2 24 (29.63%) J2EE
3 23 (28.40%) Hibernate
4 18 (22.22%) EJB
5 15 (18.52%) SOAP
5 15 (18.52%) Java EE
6 14 (17.28%) JMS
7 12 (14.81%) Web Services
8 10 (12.35%) REST
9 7 (8.64%) XML
9 7 (8.64%) Servlets
9 7 (8.64%) HTML
10 6 (7.41%) CSS
10 6 (7.41%) COM+
10 6 (7.41%) Swing
10 6 (7.41%) Middleware
11 5 (6.17%) SWT
11 5 (6.17%) jQuery
12 4 (4.94%) JPA
12 4 (4.94%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Open Source
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.47%) DataPower
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.69%) Windows
2 19 (23.46%) Linux
3 17 (20.99%) UNIX
4 13 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Solaris
5 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) SOA
2 19 (23.46%) TDD
3 15 (18.52%) ITIL
4 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.58%) Migration
4 11 (13.58%) Release Management
4 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.11%) ATDD
6 8 (9.88%) Scrum
7 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.94%) DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.94%) OO
8 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.94%) UML
8 4 (4.94%) B2C
8 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.94%) Identity Management
9 3 (3.70%) OOP
9 3 (3.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) Java
2 16 (19.75%) SQL
3 14 (17.28%) C
4 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
5 12 (14.81%) PHP
5 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.17%) Ruby
7 5 (6.17%) Python
8 4 (4.94%) Groovy
8 4 (4.94%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.47%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.23%) Pascal
10 1 (1.23%) Jython
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.58%) XenServer
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) Shibboleth
3 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.94%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.94%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.94%) Opsview
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (55.56%) Oracle
2 43 (53.09%) JBoss
3 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (23.46%) VMware
4 11 (13.58%) Citrix
4 11 (13.58%) LANDesk
5 10 (12.35%) webMethods
6 6 (7.41%) IBM
6 6 (7.41%) Sybase
7 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.94%) Juniper
8 4 (4.94%) McAfee
8 4 (4.94%) Blue Coat
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco
8 4 (4.94%) HP
8 4 (4.94%) Splunk
9 3 (3.70%) Software AG
10 1 (1.23%) Adobe
10 1 (1.23%) Sun
10 1 (1.23%) Twitter
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