The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 25 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 North East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 28 33 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 24 6 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.46% 1.79% 7.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.69% 22.22% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 28
Average daily rate
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£263 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £423
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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 27 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.56% 8.04% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 17 61
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £380 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £17.05 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 £15.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.00 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
Tyne and Wear +4 23 £263 -30.00%
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 32 (76.19%) UNIX
3 26 (61.90%) Oracle
4 25 (59.52%) SQL
4 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
4 25 (59.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (50.00%) Windows
6 19 (45.24%) JBoss
7 17 (40.48%) Java
7 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
8 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
9 15 (35.71%) HP
10 13 (30.95%) PL/SQL
10 13 (30.95%) AIX
11 12 (28.57%) Perl
11 12 (28.57%) DNS
11 12 (28.57%) LDAP
11 12 (28.57%) Firewall
12 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
13 10 (23.81%) IBM
13 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
13 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
14 9 (21.43%) Informatica
14 9 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
14 9 (21.43%) Siebel
14 9 (21.43%) SAS
14 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (21.43%) PVCS
15 8 (19.05%) NFS
15 8 (19.05%) Korn

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (21.43%) SAS
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (9.52%) FileNet
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (4.76%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) LDAP
1 12 (28.57%) DNS
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) SSH
2 8 (19.05%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (9.52%) SSL
3 4 (9.52%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) PVCS
2 4 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 4 (9.52%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) UNIX Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX Support
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Build Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (16.67%) Middleware
3 6 (14.29%) J2EE
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) Software Packaging
6 2 (4.76%) GWT
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Statistics
2 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Linux
2 32 (76.19%) UNIX
3 25 (59.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (30.95%) AIX
6 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.90%) Solaris
8 4 (9.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 7 (16.67%) Change Control
3 6 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Service Management
4 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Workflow
5 4 (9.52%) Load Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Stress Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Volume Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Scalability Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) PL/SQL
4 12 (28.57%) Perl
5 8 (19.05%) Korn
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 16 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) OCP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) NFS
3 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) KVM
3 4 (9.52%) RHEV
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) OpenView
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
3 19 (45.24%) JBoss
4 15 (35.71%) HP
5 10 (23.81%) IBM
6 9 (21.43%) Siebel
6 9 (21.43%) Informatica
7 7 (16.67%) Axway
8 4 (9.52%) Sun
8 4 (9.52%) VMware
8 4 (9.52%) Business Objects
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft