The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 106 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 23 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.41% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.03% 2.82% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 17
Average daily rate £420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £390 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-0.13% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £26.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.34%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 355 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.01% 14.44% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 158 184
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £33.95 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebLogic
South East

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebLogic across the Berkshire region.

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic across the Berkshire region.

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 6 £293 -
Reading -7 5 £423 +20.71% 4
Slough - 2 £210 -
Wokingham - 2 £600 -
Bracknell - 2 - - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
WebLogic
South East

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebLogic also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebLogic.

1 36 (70.59%) Oracle
2 32 (62.75%) Java
3 31 (60.78%) UNIX
4 29 (56.86%) Telecoms
5 21 (41.18%) Windows
6 19 (37.25%) Linux
7 18 (35.29%) J2EE
8 15 (29.41%) SOA
8 15 (29.41%) Oracle Database
9 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
9 13 (25.49%) SQL
9 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 12 (23.53%) Apache
11 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
11 11 (21.57%) ITIL
12 10 (19.61%) Firewall
12 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
13 9 (17.65%) Project Management
13 9 (17.65%) Perl
13 9 (17.65%) Solaris
14 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
14 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
14 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
14 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
14 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
15 7 (13.73%) Migration
15 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (13.73%) SOAP
15 7 (13.73%) XML

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebLogic also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebLogic. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
2 12 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.96%) Jetty
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) LDAP
3 5 (9.80%) WAN
3 5 (9.80%) HTTP
4 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 4 (7.84%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.96%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
1 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.84%) ClearCase
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.96%) Gradle
5 1 (1.96%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (1.96%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.96%) Hudson
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.96%) Toad
5 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) Introscope
General
1 29 (56.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) J2EE
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) SOAP
3 7 (13.73%) XML
4 6 (11.76%) Spring
5 5 (9.80%) Struts
5 5 (9.80%) .NET
6 4 (7.84%) WSDL
6 4 (7.84%) XHTML
6 4 (7.84%) JMS
6 4 (7.84%) XSLT
6 4 (7.84%) Middleware
6 4 (7.84%) Struts2
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
8 1 (1.96%) HTML5
8 1 (1.96%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) UNIX
2 21 (41.18%) Windows
3 19 (37.25%) Linux
4 9 (17.65%) Solaris
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.84%) HPUX
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) SOA
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.65%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
5 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
5 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) Service Management
8 4 (7.84%) E-business
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Transition Management
9 3 (5.88%) High Availability
9 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) Perl
4 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) C
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) Groovy
9 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.96%) C-shell
9 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) Korn
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.96%) ISEB
6 1 (1.96%) PMP
6 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.96%) Xen
3 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.92%) Legato
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) nmon
3 1 (1.96%) YUM
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) MOM
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
3 5 (9.80%) Sun
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) Sybase
4 4 (7.84%) Remedy
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) Vignette
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) BEA
6 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) Mercator