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 28 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 608 596
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Contract jobs citing GlassFish 18 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 17
Median daily rate £450 £511 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.98% +27.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -36.36% +46.66%  
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 7828 9742 9836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.62% 18.09% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4985 6472 6152
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 243 324
Median hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +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 28 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 28 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 +16 16 £450 -7.69% 4
London +4 7 £450 -5.26% 1
West Midlands - 5 - - 2
South West -7 4 £450 -18.18%
Exeter - 4 £450 -
Devon - 4 £450 -
Warwickshire - 3 - - 1
Warwick - 3 - - 1
Scotland +30 2 £250 -52.38%
Edinburgh +12 2 £250 -52.38%
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Hayes - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 43 (81.13%) Java
2 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) Oracle
4 29 (54.72%) Spring
5 27 (50.94%) REST
6 26 (49.06%) Scrum
7 25 (47.17%) TDD
8 23 (43.40%) J2EE
8 23 (43.40%) JBoss
8 23 (43.40%) Tomcat
9 22 (41.51%) SOAP
9 22 (41.51%) Degree
10 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
11 20 (37.74%) Web Services
11 20 (37.74%) Linux
12 19 (35.85%) Open Source
13 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
14 16 (30.19%) Subversion
14 16 (30.19%) WebLogic
14 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
15 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
15 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
16 14 (26.42%) SQL
16 14 (26.42%) Perl
16 14 (26.42%) OO
17 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
17 13 (24.53%) MySQL
17 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
17 13 (24.53%) JSTL
18 12 (22.64%) Computer Science

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 (43.40%) JBoss
1 23 (43.40%) Tomcat
2 21 (39.62%) WebSphere
3 16 (30.19%) WebLogic
4 12 (22.64%) Apache
5 8 (15.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (13.21%) IIS
6 7 (13.21%) Jetty
7 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
7 5 (9.43%) WildFly
8 4 (7.55%) JCAPS
9 3 (5.66%) ArcGIS
10 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (3.77%) CMS
10 2 (3.77%) Confluence
10 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Integration
11 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Kerberos
2 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) LDAP
4 3 (5.66%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
5 2 (3.77%) HTTP
6 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
2 13 (24.53%) MySQL
3 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (13.21%) NoSQL
5 5 (9.43%) Big Data
5 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
1 16 (30.19%) Subversion
2 10 (18.87%) Ant
2 10 (18.87%) Hudson
3 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.09%) JUnit
3 8 (15.09%) Maven
4 5 (9.43%) JBehave
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.77%) GoCD
7 2 (3.77%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.77%) JIRA
7 2 (3.77%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (3.77%) jMock
7 2 (3.77%) Mockito
8 1 (1.89%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.89%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
1 5 (9.43%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Hybris Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.32%) Programmer
5 6 (11.32%) Software Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Developer
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) Spring
2 27 (50.94%) REST
3 23 (43.40%) J2EE
4 22 (41.51%) SOAP
5 20 (37.74%) Web Services
6 18 (33.96%) Hibernate
7 13 (24.53%) JSTL
8 12 (22.64%) Struts
9 11 (20.75%) Java EE
9 11 (20.75%) XML
10 9 (16.98%) HTML
10 9 (16.98%) JMS
11 8 (15.09%) CSS
12 7 (13.21%) JPA
12 7 (13.21%) jQuery
12 7 (13.21%) RESTful
12 7 (13.21%) Spring Boot
13 6 (11.32%) JAX-RS
13 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (9.43%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.55%) User Experience
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.21%) AIX
4 6 (11.32%) Windows
5 5 (9.43%) Android
5 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 3 (5.66%) Unix
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Scrum
3 25 (47.17%) TDD
4 19 (35.85%) Open Source
5 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
6 14 (26.42%) OO
7 13 (24.53%) Software Engineering
8 12 (22.64%) ITIL
8 12 (22.64%) SOA
8 12 (22.64%) UML
9 11 (20.75%) MVC
9 11 (20.75%) RAD
9 11 (20.75%) RUP
9 11 (20.75%) Validation
9 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
10 9 (16.98%) BDD
10 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
10 9 (16.98%) Kanban
10 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 43 (81.13%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) Perl
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) PHP
5 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 7 (13.21%) VBScript
6 5 (9.43%) Scala
7 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) Jython
9 1 (1.89%) Python
9 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) HND
4 2 (3.77%) SANS
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Docker
3 3 (5.66%) Shibboleth
3 3 (5.66%) vCloud
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.98%) hybris
4 9 (16.98%) IBM
5 6 (11.32%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) BEA
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 3 (5.66%) ESRI
6 3 (5.66%) F5
6 3 (5.66%) Gemalto
6 3 (5.66%) Juniper
6 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.77%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.89%) Kony
8 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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