The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 17 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 Birmingham 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 55 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.09% 3.26% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 92 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.93% 18.00% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 46
Average daily rate £350 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £440 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.10 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £23.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebLogic
West Midlands

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Pega
5 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ProC
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) BEA
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (16.67%) Pega
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