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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 124 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 28 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.51% 2.00% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 2
Average daily rate £400 £488 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +68.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £400 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
621 549 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.33% 16.97% 15.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 293 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 25 32
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £25.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -19.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £36.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -5 17 £413 -15.38% 5
Cheshire 0 7 £391 - 3
Merseyside 0 3 £350 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £388 - 2
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 49 (85.96%) Oracle
2 30 (52.63%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) WebSphere
4 24 (42.11%) Unix
5 23 (40.35%) Middleware
6 20 (35.09%) Web Services
6 20 (35.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (33.33%) JBoss
8 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 16 (28.07%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) DB2
10 15 (26.32%) XML
11 14 (24.56%) AIX
11 14 (24.56%) IBM
12 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database
12 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
13 12 (21.05%) SSL
13 12 (21.05%) J2EE
14 11 (19.30%) Windows
14 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
15 10 (17.54%) Solaris
16 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
16 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (15.79%) EJB
16 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.79%) IBM Integration Bus
16 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (15.79%) Computer Science

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 20 (35.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (33.33%) JBoss
4 8 (14.04%) Apache
4 8 (14.04%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.02%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (7.02%) iPlanet
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (7.02%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (5.26%) GlassFish
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (3.51%) CICS
7 2 (3.51%) Tuxedo
8 1 (1.75%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) SSL
2 8 (14.04%) DNS
2 8 (14.04%) SMTP
2 8 (14.04%) SNMP
2 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.77%) LDAP
4 4 (7.02%) HTTP
4 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) DB2
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.75%) Essbase
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Subversion
2 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.77%) Hudson
5 4 (7.02%) Introscope
6 3 (5.26%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
6 3 (5.26%) JUnit
6 3 (5.26%) Log4j
7 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
7 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.51%) Maven
7 2 (3.51%) PeopleTools
8 1 (1.75%) Ant
8 1 (1.75%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
1 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Administrator
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Middleware Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.26%) DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) Middleware
2 20 (35.09%) Web Services
3 15 (26.32%) XML
4 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (21.05%) J2EE
6 9 (15.79%) EJB
6 9 (15.79%) IBM Integration Bus
6 9 (15.79%) Spring
7 8 (14.04%) JMS
7 8 (14.04%) XSLT
8 7 (12.28%) SOAP
9 6 (10.53%) HTML
9 6 (10.53%) JSP
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (8.77%) DHTML
10 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
10 5 (8.77%) Struts
10 5 (8.77%) WSDL
10 5 (8.77%) XSD
11 4 (7.02%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) HACMP
4 2 (3.51%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) PMI
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Unix
2 16 (28.07%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) AIX
4 11 (19.30%) Windows
5 10 (17.54%) Solaris
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (12.28%) OO
2 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (10.53%) ETL
3 6 (10.53%) High Availability
4 5 (8.77%) SOA
4 5 (8.77%) TDD
5 4 (7.02%) BPEL
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL
5 4 (7.02%) SDLC
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.26%) Master Data Management
6 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (5.26%) OOD
6 3 (5.26%) Refactoring
6 3 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Jython
5 4 (7.02%) Korn
5 4 (7.02%) Perl
6 3 (5.26%) C
7 2 (3.51%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.51%) COBOL
7 2 (3.51%) PeopleCode
7 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.51%) SQR
7 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) OCPJP
5 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) GPFS
3 2 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.51%) Veritas File System
3 2 (3.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) CA Wily
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 49 (85.96%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) IBM
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 8 (14.04%) Sun
5 4 (7.02%) CA
6 3 (5.26%) Sybase
6 3 (5.26%) VMware
7 2 (3.51%) BEA
7 2 (3.51%) Chordiant
7 2 (3.51%) Informatica
7 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.51%) Symantec
7 2 (3.51%) Veritas
8 1 (1.75%) Siebel
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