The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 118 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 18 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 4.94% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Average daily rate £418 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-0.13% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £26.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.34%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
472 445 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.88% 18.48% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 191 316
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 43 44
Average hourly rate £25.77 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.85% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £33.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebLogic
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 10 £456 +1.38% 7
Lancashire - 6 £393 - 1
Cheshire -15 3 £375 +29.31% 2
Merseyside -1 1 - -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 14 (45.16%) SOA
3 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 11 (35.48%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
5 10 (32.26%) Middleware
5 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
6 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.81%) J2EE
7 8 (25.81%) JBoss
7 8 (25.81%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) UNIX
7 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (22.58%) jQuery
8 7 (22.58%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (22.58%) Scala
8 7 (22.58%) HTML5
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
8 7 (22.58%) Scrum
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
8 7 (22.58%) Spring
8 7 (22.58%) CSS
8 7 (22.58%) Struts
8 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (22.58%) C#

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (22.58%) Apache
4 6 (19.35%) MQSeries
4 6 (19.35%) CMS
4 6 (19.35%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (19.35%) Escenic
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.45%) Tuxedo
5 2 (6.45%) AquaLogic
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (3.23%) SAS
6 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 6 (19.35%) Big Data
4 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.23%) MS Access
8 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.45%) Ant
1 2 (6.45%) JDeveloper
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Java Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Developer Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Java Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) DBA
7 2 (6.45%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Middleware
2 8 (25.81%) J2EE
2 8 (25.81%) XML
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
3 7 (22.58%) CSS3
3 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
3 7 (22.58%) Spring
3 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 7 (22.58%) Struts
3 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) Java RMI
4 6 (19.35%) .NET
4 6 (19.35%) EJB
4 6 (19.35%) JSF
4 6 (19.35%) Ajax
4 6 (19.35%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (19.35%) LAMP
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) SUSE
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) HPUX
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) SOA
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
2 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) RUP
3 6 (19.35%) UML
3 6 (19.35%) OOP
3 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (19.35%) OOD
3 6 (19.35%) BDD
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) BPEL
7 1 (3.23%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Scala
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) XQuery
5 2 (6.45%) JCL
5 2 (6.45%) R
6 1 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) JBoss
3 4 (12.90%) BEA
3 4 (12.90%) TIBCO
4 3 (9.68%) Splunk
4 3 (9.68%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (3.23%) ATG
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