The table below looks at the statistics for VisualVM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VisualVM over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VisualVM
Rank 618 634 620
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing VisualVM 3 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £474 £463 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +54.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £453 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £473 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £300
% change year-on-year
- +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8247 8251 7384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 14.97% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5529 5558 5078
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 181 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £24.38 £23.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.76 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

VisualVM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing VisualVM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VisualVM within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
London +11 3 £474 +5.27%
England 0 3 £474 +2.43%
City of London - 1 £448 -

VisualVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VisualVM 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 VisualVM.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (37.50%) JProfiler
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) JMX
4 3 (37.50%) Grid Computing
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL

VisualVM
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 4 (50.00%) JBoss
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DDNS
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) Mahout
3 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JProfiler
2 2 (25.00%) JConsole
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) VersionOne
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) JMS
2 3 (37.50%) JMX
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) Grails
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) JSR 170
4 1 (12.50%) JSTL
4 1 (12.50%) JTA
4 1 (12.50%) Kafka
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Grid Computing
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Dynatrace
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware