The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for GlassFish skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GlassFish over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle GlassFish
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 130 147
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17  
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.21% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.10% 1.21% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £575 £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +16.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GlassFish is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 476 494 513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.46% 17.00% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 348 309
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 13
Median hourly rate £46.25 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.94% -7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £8.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

GlassFish
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing GlassFish as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for GlassFish in the South West

GlassFish
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GlassFish in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for GlassFish in the South West

GlassFish
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GlassFish within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Devon - 7 - -
Bristol - 1 £575 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
GlassFish
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 across the South West region with a requirement for GlassFish.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) Perl
3 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (80.00%) IBM
4 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (80.00%) ITIL
4 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (66.67%) Subversion
6 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 10 (66.67%) Domain Models
6 10 (66.67%) IIS
6 10 (66.67%) VBScript
6 10 (66.67%) Ant
6 10 (66.67%) Kerberos
6 10 (66.67%) AIX
7 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) Apache
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) PHP
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) VMware

GlassFish
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (66.67%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) Anypoint
4 2 (13.33%) Confluence
4 2 (13.33%) Mule
4 2 (13.33%) Mule ESB
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Ant
1 10 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Applications Support
2 5 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
1 2 (13.33%) RAML
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) SAML
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) WSDL
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XSD
1 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (66.67%) AIX
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Domain Models
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) API Design
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Password Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Privileged Password Management
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (66.67%) VBScript
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Groovy
5 2 (13.33%) XPath
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SANS
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) IBM
3 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Gemalto
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.67%) ESRI
6 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds