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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 560 535 590
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +55
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 53 49 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.094% 0.031%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.54% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 16 10
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£320 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.42% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £358 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £513 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -

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
10252 9098 10078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.50% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6171 5373 5641
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 368 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 -28 48 £300 -27.27% 20
South East +17 23 £320 -10.48% 3
London -20 19 £300 -29.41% 10
City of London +37 16 £300 -33.33% 5
Surrey - 12 £328 - 1
Scotland -17 5 £363 -
Glasgow -12 4 £350 -
East of England -34 2 £513 +24.24% 4
Essex -11 1 - - 1
West Midlands -15 1 £405 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £290 -
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Nottingham - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - -
Worcester - - - - 1
York - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (66.30%) Oracle
2 54 (58.70%) Java
3 42 (45.65%) WebLogic
4 39 (42.39%) JBoss
5 36 (39.13%) Tomcat
6 30 (32.61%) VMware
7 27 (29.35%) UNIX
8 26 (28.26%) Windows
9 24 (26.09%) WebSphere
9 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (26.09%) Linux
9 24 (26.09%) SOA
9 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 20 (21.74%) Apache
11 20 (21.74%) Spring
12 19 (20.65%) C
12 19 (20.65%) ITIL
13 18 (19.57%) EJB
13 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
14 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (18.48%) Banking
15 16 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
15 16 (17.39%) Java EE
15 16 (17.39%) LANDesk
15 16 (17.39%) Release Management
15 16 (17.39%) XenServer
15 16 (17.39%) SQL
15 16 (17.39%) ISO 9001
15 16 (17.39%) Shell Script

GlassFish
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 42 (45.65%) WebLogic
2 36 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 24 (26.09%) WebSphere
4 20 (21.74%) Apache
5 14 (15.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (11.96%) IIS
7 6 (6.52%) IBM Notes
7 6 (6.52%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.35%) nginx
9 3 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.26%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.09%) CMS
11 1 (1.09%) Liferay
11 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
11 1 (1.09%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) GIMP
2 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) SAN
2 6 (6.52%) LDAP
2 6 (6.52%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) SSL
3 4 (4.35%) LAN
3 4 (4.35%) WAN
3 4 (4.35%) Firewall
3 4 (4.35%) IPsec
4 2 (2.17%) NAS
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.70%) MySQL
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.26%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.17%) MS Access
9 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.09%) DB2
9 1 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Subversion
2 9 (9.78%) Maven
2 9 (9.78%) Ant
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.61%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.35%) Eclipse RCP
4 4 (4.35%) VisualVM
5 3 (3.26%) Gradle
5 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.09%) TestNG
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (18.48%) Banking
2 12 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
3 1 (1.09%) Front Office
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (36.96%) Developer
2 26 (28.26%) Java Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Administrator
4 14 (15.22%) UNIX Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Middleware Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Web Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) Spring
2 18 (19.57%) EJB
3 16 (17.39%) Java EE
4 15 (16.30%) J2EE
5 14 (15.22%) Web Services
6 13 (14.13%) REST
7 12 (13.04%) Hibernate
8 10 (10.87%) Servlets
9 9 (9.78%) HTML
10 8 (8.70%) CSS
10 8 (8.70%) SOAP
10 8 (8.70%) jQuery
11 7 (7.61%) XML
11 7 (7.61%) JMS
11 7 (7.61%) Middleware
12 6 (6.52%) Flash
12 6 (6.52%) COM+
12 6 (6.52%) Ajax
13 5 (5.43%) JPA
13 5 (5.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Open Source
2 6 (6.52%) CLARiiON
3 4 (4.35%) DataPower
4 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.17%) Clustering
5 2 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Social Media
6 1 (1.09%) Kindle
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) UNIX
2 26 (28.26%) Windows
3 24 (26.09%) Linux
4 15 (16.30%) Solaris
5 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.09%) Debian
9 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) SOA
2 19 (20.65%) ITIL
3 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.39%) Release Management
5 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.96%) TDD
5 11 (11.96%) Migration
6 10 (10.87%) Scrum
7 9 (9.78%) OO
8 7 (7.61%) UML
8 7 (7.61%) Web Development
9 6 (6.52%) Change Management
9 6 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.43%) DevOps
10 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.35%) Identity Management
11 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
12 3 (3.26%) OOP
12 3 (3.26%) B2C
12 3 (3.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) Java
2 19 (20.65%) C
3 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
4 16 (17.39%) Shell Script
4 16 (17.39%) SQL
5 12 (13.04%) PHP
6 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.52%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) Groovy
9 5 (5.43%) Ruby
10 4 (4.35%) Perl
11 3 (3.26%) C++
12 2 (2.17%) VB
12 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.17%) Jython
12 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.09%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.26%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.39%) XenServer
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (6.52%) vSphere
4 4 (4.35%) Shibboleth
4 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.09%) Squid
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.35%) Opsview
4 1 (1.09%) Puppet
4 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.09%) Salt
4 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (66.30%) Oracle
2 39 (42.39%) JBoss
3 30 (32.61%) VMware
4 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.39%) Citrix
5 16 (17.39%) LANDesk
6 11 (11.96%) webMethods
7 8 (8.70%) Adobe
7 8 (8.70%) IBM
8 6 (6.52%) Symantec
8 6 (6.52%) Lotus
8 6 (6.52%) EMC
9 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.35%) McAfee
10 4 (4.35%) Juniper
10 4 (4.35%) HP
10 4 (4.35%) Cisco
10 4 (4.35%) Sybase
10 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.35%) Splunk
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