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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 56 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% - 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% - 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£363 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% -26.36%
Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
115 109 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.24% 18.20% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 48
Average daily rate £323 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £126.10 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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 29 July 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 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 4 (44.44%) Private Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) CA
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) CA SiteMinder
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) MVC

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) J2SE
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) SUSE
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Wealth Management
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Sun
1 4 (44.44%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (11.11%) Pega
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) BEA
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss