The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 Cheshire 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 62 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 4 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.13% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 0.66% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
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£340 - £325
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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
161 152 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.05% 19.82% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 61 123
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £228 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.54 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.23% +12.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebLogic
North West

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - - - - 3
WebLogic
North West

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) TIBCO
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SUSE
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
3 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (42.86%) HPUX
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) MS Access
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) SUSE
2 3 (42.86%) HPUX
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) TIBCO
2 3 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) HP