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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 125 124 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 15 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 1.17% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+203.03% -67.00%
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
517 514 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.03% 18.00% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 228 332
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 47
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -2.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £36.81 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Lancashire -16 4 £201 -
Manchester - 3 £475 - 4
Cheshire +6 2 £429 +7.21%
Merseyside -6 1 £425 -
Cumbria - 1 £475 -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 30 (93.75%) Oracle
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
3 18 (56.25%) SOA
4 17 (53.13%) Middleware
5 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
6 14 (43.75%) Apache
7 13 (40.63%) Java
8 12 (37.50%) UNIX
8 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 11 (34.38%) HP
9 11 (34.38%) XML
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
10 10 (31.25%) HPUX
10 10 (31.25%) TIBCO
11 9 (28.13%) JBoss
11 9 (28.13%) FTP
11 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
11 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (25.00%) IBM
12 8 (25.00%) MS Access
13 7 (21.88%) N-Tier
13 7 (21.88%) VB
13 7 (21.88%) Web Services
13 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Integration
13 7 (21.88%) ISEB
13 7 (21.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 7 (21.88%) SUSE
13 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 14 (43.75%) Apache
3 9 (28.13%) JBoss
3 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
4 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Integration
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (15.63%) AquaLogic
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (3.13%) CMS
8 1 (3.13%) Escenic
8 1 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (3.13%) IIS
8 1 (3.13%) Tuxedo
8 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
8 1 (3.13%) Documentum
8 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) FTP
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.00%) MS Access
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.13%) BODI
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) PeopleTools
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Tester
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Tester
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Middleware
2 11 (34.38%) XML
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (15.63%) J2EE
4 5 (15.63%) EJB
5 4 (12.50%) XSLT
6 3 (9.38%) JMS
6 3 (9.38%) Struts
6 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
6 3 (9.38%) Spring
7 2 (6.25%) Software Packaging
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (6.25%) Drools
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
7 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (3.13%) jQuery
8 1 (3.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) N-Tier
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) DataPower
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Tandem
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) UNIX
3 10 (31.25%) HPUX
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) SUSE
6 6 (18.75%) Windows
7 4 (12.50%) AIX
7 4 (12.50%) Solaris
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) VMS
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) SOA
2 7 (21.88%) Release Management
2 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
2 7 (21.88%) Security Testing
2 7 (21.88%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) VB
2 7 (21.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 6 (18.75%) XQuery
3 6 (18.75%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) SQR
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
1 7 (21.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Firmware
1 3 (9.38%) RHEV
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.25%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Foglight
2 2 (6.25%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 10 (31.25%) TIBCO
5 8 (25.00%) IBM
6 5 (15.63%) BEA
7 3 (9.38%) Tumbleweed
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) Sybase
7 3 (9.38%) EMC
7 3 (9.38%) Sun
8 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) Axway
8 2 (6.25%) SAP
8 2 (6.25%) Siebel
8 2 (6.25%) Splunk
8 2 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (6.25%) Informatica
9 1 (3.13%) F5
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco