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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 127 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 42 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.04% 0.48% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.70% 2.81% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 9
Median daily rate £375 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £554 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-30.37% -24.76%
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
737 675 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.32% 16.98% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 366 254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 29
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.20 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing WebLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 14 £413 -17.50% 7
Cheshire +3 12 £425 -5.55%
Lancashire - 10 £355 -
Merseyside +3 6 £431 -23.33%
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 47 (73.44%) Oracle
2 41 (64.06%) WebSphere
3 31 (48.44%) Java
4 29 (45.31%) IBM
5 26 (40.63%) JBoss
5 26 (40.63%) Unix
6 25 (39.06%) Linux
7 22 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (32.81%) AIX
8 21 (32.81%) Web Services
8 21 (32.81%) Middleware
9 19 (29.69%) DB2
10 18 (28.13%) Shell Script
11 16 (25.00%) XML
12 15 (23.44%) Subversion
13 14 (21.88%) Windows
13 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
13 14 (21.88%) SQL
13 14 (21.88%) J2EE
13 14 (21.88%) SSL
14 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
15 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
15 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
15 12 (18.75%) JMS
15 12 (18.75%) Solaris
16 11 (17.19%) JSP
16 11 (17.19%) WebSphere MQ
16 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
17 10 (15.63%) Sun
17 10 (15.63%) EJB

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (64.06%) WebSphere
2 26 (40.63%) JBoss
3 22 (34.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
5 8 (12.50%) Apache
5 8 (12.50%) CICS
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (6.25%) iPlanet
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (4.69%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (4.69%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (3.13%) Liferay
9 2 (3.13%) Tuxedo
10 1 (1.56%) AquaLogic
10 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) SSL
2 8 (12.50%) DNS
2 8 (12.50%) SMTP
2 8 (12.50%) SNMP
2 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 4 (6.25%) Internet
4 3 (4.69%) LDAP
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) DB2
2 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Subversion
2 10 (15.63%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.25%) Introscope
4 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.69%) Hudson
4 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.13%) ClearQuest
5 2 (3.13%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.13%) PeopleTools
6 1 (1.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) JUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Log4j
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Administrator
2 11 (17.19%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Consultant
4 6 (9.38%) DBA
4 6 (9.38%) Java Team Leader
4 6 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Middleware Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Middleware Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Server Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) Middleware
1 21 (32.81%) Web Services
2 16 (25.00%) XML
3 14 (21.88%) J2EE
4 12 (18.75%) JMS
5 11 (17.19%) JSP
5 11 (17.19%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (15.63%) EJB
6 10 (15.63%) IBM Integration Bus
6 10 (15.63%) WSDL
7 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
7 9 (14.06%) Struts
8 8 (12.50%) Servlets
8 8 (12.50%) XSD
9 5 (7.81%) HTML
10 4 (6.25%) Ajax
10 4 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (6.25%) SOAP
11 3 (4.69%) JDBC
11 3 (4.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 8 (12.50%) PMI
3 7 (10.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) HACMP
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Unix
2 25 (39.06%) Linux
3 21 (32.81%) AIX
4 14 (21.88%) Windows
5 12 (18.75%) Solaris
6 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.13%) HPUX
7 2 (3.13%) SUSE
7 2 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.56%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 8 (12.50%) CMMI
3 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.50%) Project Management
3 8 (12.50%) RUP
3 8 (12.50%) SDLC
3 8 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (12.50%) Service Management
3 8 (12.50%) TDD
3 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 7 (10.94%) SOA
5 5 (7.81%) Automated Testing
5 5 (7.81%) BDD
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL
5 5 (7.81%) OO
5 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Java
2 18 (28.13%) Shell Script
3 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 8 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 8 (12.50%) COBOL
5 6 (9.38%) Jython
6 4 (6.25%) Korn
6 4 (6.25%) Perl
7 3 (4.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (3.13%) PeopleCode
8 2 (3.13%) SQR
9 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.13%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.56%) OCP
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) GPFS
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) CA Wily
1 4 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) Oracle
2 29 (45.31%) IBM
3 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.63%) Sun
5 8 (12.50%) Chordiant
6 5 (7.81%) Curam
7 4 (6.25%) CA
8 2 (3.13%) MuleSoft
8 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (3.13%) Siebel
8 2 (3.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.56%) Axway
9 1 (1.56%) BEA
9 1 (1.56%) hybris
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.56%) Symantec
9 1 (1.56%) Veritas