Period
to 25 May 2019

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 6 months to 25 May 2019 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
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 818 843 786
Rank change year-on-year +25 -57 +22
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 32 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.054% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 27
UK median daily rate £488 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £336 £400 £338
90th Percentile £538 £488 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.23% -14.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

GlassFish is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14,484 16,558 15,498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.81% 16.31% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,234 10,976 10,008
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 368 349
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.55 £48.11 £50.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.29% -2.78% -10.00%

GlassFish
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GlassFish as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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 7 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 6 months to 25 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 30 £500 +25.00%
London +51 20 £525 +10.53%
UK excluding London -6 12 £406 +1.56%
South East -9 9 £406 +1.56%
Scotland - 2 £375 -
Midlands +9 1 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GlassFish also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for GlassFish.

1 30 (93.75%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) WebLogic
3 24 (75.00%) WebSphere
4 21 (65.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (62.50%) Oracle
5 20 (62.50%) Spring
6 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
7 18 (56.25%) Maven
7 18 (56.25%) Banking
7 18 (56.25%) Java EE
7 18 (56.25%) XML
7 18 (56.25%) Middleware
7 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
8 17 (53.13%) SQL
9 16 (50.00%) J2EE
9 16 (50.00%) Ant
9 16 (50.00%) JMS
9 16 (50.00%) IBM
9 16 (50.00%) SDLC
10 15 (46.88%) FTP
10 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
10 15 (46.88%) SAX
10 15 (46.88%) JDBC
10 15 (46.88%) DOM
10 15 (46.88%) XPath
10 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (37.50%) JUnit

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 26 (81.25%) WebLogic
2 24 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 21 (65.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (34.38%) JCAPS
5 9 (28.13%) JBoss
6 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
7 5 (15.63%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (15.63%) JRun
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (9.38%) Apache
8 3 (9.38%) IIS
9 2 (6.25%) Jetty
10 1 (3.13%) nginx
10 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) FTP
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.38%) SSL
5 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Maven
2 16 (50.00%) Ant
3 12 (37.50%) JUnit
4 11 (34.38%) Subversion
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.25%) Introscope
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (56.25%) Banking
2 11 (34.38%) Back Office
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 6 (18.75%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
6 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Integration Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) JCAPS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SeeBeyond Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Spring
2 18 (56.25%) Java EE
2 18 (56.25%) Middleware
2 18 (56.25%) XML
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) JMS
4 15 (46.88%) DOM
4 15 (46.88%) JDBC
4 15 (46.88%) SAX
5 11 (34.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (18.75%) REST
7 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
8 4 (12.50%) FpML
9 3 (9.38%) Spring Integration
10 2 (6.25%) HTML
10 2 (6.25%) JPA
10 2 (6.25%) Struts
11 1 (3.13%) .NET
11 1 (3.13%) Web Services
11 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (40.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) Debian
5 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
2 16 (50.00%) SDLC
3 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (34.38%) Change Control
6 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (28.13%) SOA
7 6 (18.75%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Microservices
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Open Source
8 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
8 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
9 3 (9.38%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.38%) DevOps
9 3 (9.38%) EAI
9 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Shell Script
3 15 (46.88%) XPath
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) OCPJP
2 7 (21.88%) Sun Certification
3 5 (15.63%) CCIE
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) NFS
1 1 (3.13%) Samba
1 1 (3.13%) Squid
1 1 (3.13%) Varnish
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Control-M
2 2 (6.25%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.13%) MIIS
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
3 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Oracle
2 16 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (25.00%) Sun
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.25%) BEA
5 2 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) GUPTA
6 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Software AG
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Talend
6 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) webMethods
6 1 (3.13%) WSO2