The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 41 35 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 20 5 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.35% 1.33% 7.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.04% 16.67% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 23
Average daily rate
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£290 £363 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £313 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.13 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -37.75%
WebLogic
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
133 30 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.28% 7.98% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 16 47
Average daily rate £325 £293 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% +14.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 7
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 19 £290 -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (94.87%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) UNIX
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 24 (61.54%) Oracle
5 22 (56.41%) Windows
5 22 (56.41%) Red Hat
5 22 (56.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (48.72%) Java
7 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
8 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
9 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL
9 14 (35.90%) JBoss
9 14 (35.90%) HP
10 12 (30.77%) Firewall
10 12 (30.77%) DNS
11 11 (28.21%) LDAP
11 11 (28.21%) Perl
12 10 (25.64%) PVCS
12 10 (25.64%) SAS
12 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
13 9 (23.08%) Middleware
13 9 (23.08%) AIX
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
14 8 (20.51%) SSH
14 8 (20.51%) Korn
14 8 (20.51%) OpenLDAP
14 8 (20.51%) NFS
14 8 (20.51%) OpenView
15 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
15 7 (17.95%) Windows XP

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (25.64%) SAS
2 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (7.69%) FileNet
4 3 (7.69%) Documentum
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
1 12 (30.77%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) LDAP
3 8 (20.51%) SSH
3 8 (20.51%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 3 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) PVCS
2 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.26%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) UNIX Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) UNIX Support
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 6 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.13%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Statistics
2 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) UNIX
3 22 (56.41%) Windows
3 22 (56.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (23.08%) AIX
5 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.26%) HPUX
6 4 (10.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
2 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.82%) Service Management
3 5 (12.82%) SOA
4 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Stress Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Volume Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Scalability Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
5 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.69%) Quantitative Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Perl
5 8 (20.51%) Korn
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.51%) NFS
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (10.26%) KVM
3 4 (10.26%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) OVSD
2 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 22 (56.41%) Red Hat
3 14 (35.90%) JBoss
3 14 (35.90%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) Informatica
4 5 (12.82%) Siebel
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Axway
6 3 (7.69%) Sun
6 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft