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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle GlassFish
Rank 606 637 585
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -52
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 41 22 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.21% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 46
Median daily rate £500 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £543 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.63%
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
10059 10304 9931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.61% 17.91% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6579 6469 5818
Median daily rate £423 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 324 426
Median hourly rate £23.68 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 30 August 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 24 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 30 August 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 +21 36 £500 +25.78% 11
London -11 14 £488 +16.07% 1
South West +17 8 £600 +9.09% 4
Gloucestershire +10 8 £600 +9.09%
Gloucester - 7 £575 -
Scotland +16 5 - -
Edinburgh +7 5 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £420 - 2
East of England - 4 - - 2
Leeds - 4 £420 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £420 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 4 - - 2
North West +12 3 £475 -9.52%
South East +12 3 - - 1
City of London - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 2 £475 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

GlassFish
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 72 (83.72%) Java
2 52 (60.47%) JBoss
3 48 (55.81%) Oracle
4 40 (46.51%) J2EE
5 39 (45.35%) Tomcat
6 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
7 37 (43.02%) WebSphere
7 37 (43.02%) Unix
8 36 (41.86%) WebLogic
9 31 (36.05%) Spring
10 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (34.88%) Linux
11 29 (33.72%) EJB
12 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
12 28 (32.56%) Eclipse
13 27 (31.40%) Swing
14 25 (29.07%) Sybase
14 25 (29.07%) DV Cleared
15 24 (27.91%) Eclipse RCP
15 24 (27.91%) SWT
16 23 (26.74%) Relational Database
17 22 (25.58%) HTML
18 21 (24.42%) JUnit
19 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
19 19 (22.09%) Hibernate
20 18 (20.93%) Apache
20 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
21 17 (19.77%) Web Services
21 17 (19.77%) Middleware
21 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared

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 52 (60.47%) JBoss
2 39 (45.35%) Tomcat
3 37 (43.02%) WebSphere
4 36 (41.86%) WebLogic
5 18 (20.93%) Apache
6 6 (6.98%) nginx
6 6 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (5.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (5.81%) Confluence
7 5 (5.81%) IIS
7 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.33%) Liferay
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.16%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (3.49%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.12%) Firewall
2 6 (6.98%) HTTP
2 6 (6.98%) LDAP
3 5 (5.81%) DNS
3 5 (5.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (5.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) DVB
4 2 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.74%) Relational Database
3 14 (16.28%) MySQL
4 11 (12.79%) NoSQL
5 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.81%) Redis
7 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.33%) BODI
8 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.33%) Triplestore
9 1 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (32.56%) Eclipse
2 24 (27.91%) Eclipse RCP
3 21 (24.42%) JUnit
4 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
5 16 (18.60%) Mockito
6 15 (17.44%) Maven
6 15 (17.44%) Subversion
7 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
8 10 (11.63%) JIRA
9 9 (10.47%) jMock
9 9 (10.47%) JSUnit
9 9 (10.47%) Karma Test Runner
9 9 (10.47%) QUnit
10 7 (8.14%) JProfiler
10 7 (8.14%) Selenium
11 6 (6.98%) Introscope
12 5 (5.81%) Gitweb
13 3 (3.49%) VisualVM
14 2 (2.33%) Hudson
14 2 (2.33%) NetBeans
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (59.30%) Developer
2 37 (43.02%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
4 10 (11.63%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.47%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (10.47%) UI Developer
6 7 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (6.98%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Middleware Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) J2EE
2 31 (36.05%) Spring
3 29 (33.72%) EJB
4 27 (31.40%) Swing
5 24 (27.91%) SWT
6 22 (25.58%) HTML
7 19 (22.09%) Hibernate
8 17 (19.77%) Middleware
8 17 (19.77%) Web Services
9 15 (17.44%) JSP
10 14 (16.28%) CSS
11 13 (15.12%) REST
11 13 (15.12%) XML
12 11 (12.79%) Java EE
12 11 (12.79%) JAXB
12 11 (12.79%) jQuery
12 11 (12.79%) JSTL
13 10 (11.63%) RESTful
14 9 (10.47%) JPA
14 9 (10.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Fintech
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.65%) DataPower
2 4 (4.65%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.49%) PKI
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) LPAR
4 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.33%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.16%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.02%) Unix
2 30 (34.88%) Linux
3 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.30%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) Solaris
5 5 (5.81%) CentOS
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.33%) AIX
7 2 (2.33%) HPUX
7 2 (2.33%) SUSE
7 2 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.28%) Kanban
3 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
4 10 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (11.63%) Scrum
4 10 (11.63%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.47%) MVC
5 9 (10.47%) OO
6 8 (9.30%) Change Management
6 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) BDD
7 7 (8.14%) DevOps
7 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.14%) High Availability
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) Microservices
7 7 (8.14%) OOP
8 6 (6.98%) SOA
8 6 (6.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 72 (83.72%) Java
2 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.44%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) PHP
5 9 (10.47%) Python
6 5 (5.81%) C
7 4 (4.65%) XPath
8 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.49%) XQuery
9 2 (2.33%) C++
9 2 (2.33%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.33%) Perl
9 2 (2.33%) Tcl
10 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (44.19%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.07%) DV Cleared
3 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) Degree
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Squid
1 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) NFS
3 2 (2.33%) Firmware
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Ansible
1 6 (6.98%) CA Wily
1 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.98%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.81%) Grafana
2 5 (5.81%) Graphite
2 5 (5.81%) Graylog
2 5 (5.81%) HAProxy
2 5 (5.81%) Icinga
2 5 (5.81%) Nagios
2 5 (5.81%) StatsD
2 5 (5.81%) Terraform
3 4 (4.65%) Puppet
4 3 (3.49%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
4 3 (3.49%) Opsview
5 2 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.33%) nmon
5 2 (2.33%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) Oracle
2 25 (29.07%) Sybase
3 14 (16.28%) IBM
4 12 (13.95%) Red Hat
5 10 (11.63%) VMware
6 9 (10.47%) ESRI
7 7 (8.14%) Sun
8 6 (6.98%) CA
9 5 (5.81%) F5
9 5 (5.81%) New Relic
9 5 (5.81%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.65%) hybris
10 4 (4.65%) Splunk
10 4 (4.65%) webMethods
11 3 (3.49%) Software AG
12 2 (2.33%) ATG
12 2 (2.33%) Demandware
12 2 (2.33%) Endeca
12 2 (2.33%) HP
12 2 (2.33%) Informatica