The table below looks at the statistics for VisualVM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VisualVM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VisualVM
Rank 564 - 538
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VisualVM 19 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% - 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£275 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6956 5731 5279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.63% 11.90% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4711 3622 3276
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 126 202
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.05 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

VisualVM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VisualVM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VisualVM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VisualVM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VisualVM within the UK.

VisualVM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VisualVM
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VisualVM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 £275 - 1
London - 13 - - 1
City of London - 5 - -
Brentwood - - - -
Essex - - - -
East of England - - - -

VisualVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing VisualVM 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 VisualVM.

1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 19 (65.52%) JMeter
3 18 (62.07%) Linux
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) JProfiler
6 15 (51.72%) Maven
7 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
8 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
9 10 (34.48%) Oracle
9 10 (34.48%) JBoss
10 9 (31.03%) Windows
10 9 (31.03%) Multithreading
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
11 8 (27.59%) Spring
11 8 (27.59%) Gradle
11 8 (27.59%) Apache
11 8 (27.59%) SOA
11 8 (27.59%) Ant
11 8 (27.59%) HTML
11 8 (27.59%) Perl
11 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (24.14%) Performance Engineering
12 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
12 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
12 7 (24.14%) YourKit
12 7 (24.14%) JUnit
12 7 (24.14%) UNIX
12 7 (24.14%) Eclipse

VisualVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing VisualVM 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 VisualVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) JBoss
2 8 (27.59%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Jetty
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) JMeter
2 16 (55.17%) JProfiler
3 15 (51.72%) Maven
4 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
5 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
5 8 (27.59%) Gradle
5 8 (27.59%) Ant
6 7 (24.14%) YourKit
6 7 (24.14%) JUnit
6 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
6 7 (24.14%) Subversion
7 6 (20.69%) Mercurial
8 5 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
9 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
9 3 (10.34%) LoadUI
9 3 (10.34%) JConsole
10 2 (6.90%) GitLab
10 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (6.90%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Online Betting
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Release Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Data Migration Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) Web Services
2 8 (27.59%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) JMS
3 7 (24.14%) REST
3 7 (24.14%) RESTful
3 7 (24.14%) Drools
4 2 (6.90%) JSF
5 1 (3.45%) JAX-WS
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) XACML
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) WSDL
5 1 (3.45%) JMX
5 1 (3.45%) jBPM
5 1 (3.45%) LAMP
5 1 (3.45%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Online Games
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Performance Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Multithreading
4 8 (27.59%) SOA
5 7 (24.14%) Performance Engineering
5 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
5 7 (24.14%) Code Coverage
5 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (24.14%) BPMN
6 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.45%) OWASP
10 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Refactoring
10 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Perl
4 7 (24.14%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) Groovy
5 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vCloud
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (3.45%) Salt
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Perforce
2 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) hybris
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
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