The table below looks at the statistics for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 127 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 10 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.48% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 3.05% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£488 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.10% -31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £242 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £338 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
527 426 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.75% 15.59% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 223 261
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £174 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 39
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.04 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.12% +36.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.00 £25.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Manchester -2 5 £500 +117.39% 4
Cheshire - 3 £425 -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 18 (69.23%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
4 13 (50.00%) Middleware
5 11 (42.31%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) UNIX
6 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 9 (34.62%) SOA
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (30.77%) XML
8 8 (30.77%) JBoss
8 8 (30.77%) JMS
8 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (26.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) Solaris
9 7 (26.92%) EJB
9 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
10 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 6 (23.08%) HPUX
10 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle Service Bus
11 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
11 5 (19.23%) Ant
11 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (19.23%) IBM
11 5 (19.23%) Internet
11 5 (19.23%) Eclipse

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (30.77%) JBoss
2 7 (26.92%) WebSphere
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (15.38%) Documentum
4 4 (15.38%) IIS
4 4 (15.38%) Confluence
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (11.54%) AquaLogic
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (7.69%) Apache
7 1 (3.85%) Tuxedo
7 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) AMQP
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (15.38%) BODI
4 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (15.38%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Ant
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 4 (15.38%) Mercurial
2 4 (15.38%) Gradle
3 1 (3.85%) PeopleTools
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Middleware
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
3 8 (30.77%) XML
3 8 (30.77%) JMS
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (26.92%) EJB
5 5 (19.23%) Java EE
6 4 (15.38%) JSON
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE
7 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.69%) Software Packaging
8 2 (7.69%) Drools
8 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (7.69%) Struts
8 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) JDBC
9 1 (3.85%) JSP
9 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (3.85%) Tandem
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) UNIX
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Solaris
5 6 (23.08%) HPUX
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) AIX
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) SOA
2 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) User Stories
3 4 (15.38%) MapReduce
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) XQuery
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQR
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.69%) Foglight
2 2 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.69%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) IBM
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Compuware
5 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
5 4 (15.38%) F5
6 3 (11.54%) BEA
6 3 (11.54%) Sun
7 2 (7.69%) Axway
7 2 (7.69%) Siebel
7 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
7 2 (7.69%) Informatica
7 2 (7.69%) Tumbleweed
8 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft