The table below looks at the statistics for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 92 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 7 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.79% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 4.64% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £456 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £374 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.95% -0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £52.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-24.76% +100.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
273 237 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.56% 17.01% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 134 86
Average daily rate £375 £335 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -30.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £37.49 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (83.33%) Java
4 9 (75.00%) EJB
4 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (58.33%) AMQP
6 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
6 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
6 7 (58.33%) Open Source
6 7 (58.33%) Confluence
6 7 (58.33%) TDD
6 7 (58.33%) Subversion
6 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (58.33%) Java EE
6 7 (58.33%) JSON
6 7 (58.33%) JIRA
6 7 (58.33%) OO
6 7 (58.33%) Ant
6 7 (58.33%) JUnit
6 7 (58.33%) JMS
6 7 (58.33%) Web Services
6 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (58.33%) Scrum

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (58.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) JCAPS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) AMQP
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Mercurial
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) Ant
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
1 7 (58.33%) Gradle
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) EJB
2 7 (58.33%) Java EE
2 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 7 (58.33%) JMS
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) JavaBeans
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) SUSE
3 2 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) MapReduce
3 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) BPEL
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
1 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Atlassian
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) HP