The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 June 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 611 593
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18  
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 16 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 17
Median daily rate £450 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +21.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -33.33% +40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.75 -

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7806 9763 9839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.08% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 6503 6153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 242 324
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

GlassFish
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

GlassFish
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GlassFish in the UK

GlassFish
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GlassFish over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GlassFish in the UK

GlassFish
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GlassFish.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GlassFish in the UK

GlassFish
Top 13 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 27 June 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
England 0 14 £450 -5.26% 4
London -3 7 £450 +11.11% 1
South West 0 4 £450 -18.18%
Devon - 4 £450 -
Exeter - 4 £450 -
West Midlands - 3 - - 2
Scotland +29 2 £250 -52.38%
Edinburgh +17 2 £250 -52.38%
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
Warwick - 2 - - 1
Hayes - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for GlassFish.

1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) Oracle
4 28 (53.85%) Spring
4 28 (53.85%) REST
5 24 (46.15%) TDD
5 24 (46.15%) Scrum
5 24 (46.15%) J2EE
6 23 (44.23%) SOAP
6 23 (44.23%) Tomcat
7 22 (42.31%) JBoss
7 22 (42.31%) WebSphere
8 21 (40.38%) Web Services
9 20 (38.46%) Linux
9 20 (38.46%) Degree
10 19 (36.54%) Open Source
11 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
11 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
12 16 (30.77%) Subversion
12 16 (30.77%) Oracle Database
13 15 (28.85%) Perl
13 15 (28.85%) OO
14 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
15 13 (25.00%) JSTL
15 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
15 13 (25.00%) UML
15 13 (25.00%) Apache
15 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 13 (25.00%) SQL
15 13 (25.00%) Struts

GlassFish
Co-occurring 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 23 (44.23%) Tomcat
2 22 (42.31%) JBoss
2 22 (42.31%) WebSphere
3 17 (32.69%) WebLogic
4 13 (25.00%) Apache
5 7 (13.46%) IIS
5 7 (13.46%) Jetty
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (7.69%) JCAPS
7 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
7 3 (5.77%) ArcGIS
7 3 (5.77%) WildFly
8 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.85%) CMS
8 2 (3.85%) Confluence
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Kerberos
2 6 (11.54%) DNS
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) LDAP
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 11 (21.15%) MySQL
2 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
5 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.85%) DB2
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Subversion
2 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 10 (19.23%) Ant
4 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.38%) Hudson
4 8 (15.38%) Maven
5 6 (11.54%) JUnit
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.77%) JBehave
8 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.85%) GoCD
8 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.85%) JIRA
8 2 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (3.85%) jMock
8 2 (3.85%) Mockito
9 1 (1.92%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.92%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Hybris Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Programmer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Software Programmer
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) REST
1 28 (53.85%) Spring
2 24 (46.15%) J2EE
3 23 (44.23%) SOAP
4 21 (40.38%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
6 13 (25.00%) JSTL
6 13 (25.00%) Struts
7 12 (23.08%) XML
8 10 (19.23%) HTML
8 10 (19.23%) Java EE
9 9 (17.31%) CSS
10 8 (15.38%) JMS
10 8 (15.38%) JPA
10 8 (15.38%) jQuery
11 6 (11.54%) JSP
11 6 (11.54%) Servlets
11 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (9.62%) XSD
12 5 (9.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) DataPower
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.46%) AIX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) Android
5 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.77%) CentOS
5 3 (5.77%) Unix
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Scrum
2 24 (46.15%) TDD
3 19 (36.54%) Open Source
4 15 (28.85%) OO
5 13 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (25.00%) UML
6 12 (23.08%) ITIL
6 12 (23.08%) MVC
7 11 (21.15%) RAD
7 11 (21.15%) RUP
7 11 (21.15%) SOA
7 11 (21.15%) Software Engineering
7 11 (21.15%) Validation
7 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
8 10 (19.23%) BDD
9 9 (17.31%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
9 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
10 7 (13.46%) Domain Models
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) Perl
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.38%) PHP
6 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
6 7 (13.46%) VBScript
7 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.77%) Scala
9 2 (3.85%) Groovy
9 2 (3.85%) Jython
10 1 (1.92%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) HND
4 2 (3.85%) SANS
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) Shibboleth
2 3 (5.77%) vCloud
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.23%) IBM
3 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 9 (17.31%) hybris
5 6 (11.54%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) BEA
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 3 (5.77%) ESRI
6 3 (5.77%) F5
6 3 (5.77%) Gemalto
6 3 (5.77%) Juniper
6 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 2 (3.85%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.85%) Kony
7 2 (3.85%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.85%) Sybase
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