The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 23 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 Edinburgh 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 72 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.25% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.92% 1.68% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -6.25%
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
153 119 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.80% 14.97% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 49 79
Average daily rate £383 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £134 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £19.06 £22.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.24% +97.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
WebLogic
Scotland

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Legato
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Tuxedo
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Installation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Legato
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware