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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 128 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 11 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 2.71% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 5
Average daily rate
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£429 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.52% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £254 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £390 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
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%
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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
529 479 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.47% 16.91% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 245 273
Average daily rate £351 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 33
Average hourly rate £16.84 £21.00 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +11.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.07 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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
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 24 December 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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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
Cheshire +12 6 £427 +6.73% 2
Manchester -12 3 £475 +106.52% 1
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (93.10%) Oracle
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Middleware
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
4 12 (41.38%) UNIX
4 12 (41.38%) SOA
5 10 (34.48%) HP
5 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
6 9 (31.03%) HPUX
6 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
7 8 (27.59%) JBoss
7 8 (27.59%) XML
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) Apache
8 7 (24.14%) Solaris
8 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (24.14%) IBM
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (17.24%) TIBCO
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
10 5 (17.24%) FTP

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
3 8 (27.59%) JBoss
4 7 (24.14%) Apache
4 7 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (13.79%) IIS
6 4 (13.79%) Documentum
7 3 (10.34%) WebLogic Integration
7 3 (10.34%) AquaLogic
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (6.90%) Confluence
9 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) FTP
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) AMQP
3 2 (6.90%) Intranet
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) MS Access
3 4 (13.79%) BODI
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Gradle
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleTools
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Tester
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Tester
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Middleware
2 8 (27.59%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (17.24%) EJB
5 5 (17.24%) JMS
6 4 (13.79%) J2EE
7 3 (10.34%) XSLT
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.34%) Spring
7 3 (10.34%) Java EE
8 2 (6.90%) JSON
8 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
8 2 (6.90%) Drools
8 2 (6.90%) Struts
8 2 (6.90%) RESTful
8 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
8 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (3.45%) JSP
9 1 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.90%) DataPower
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) AS400
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Tandem
5 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) HPUX
5 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (24.14%) Solaris
7 4 (13.79%) AIX
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.34%) SUSE
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) SOA
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.79%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) XQuery
3 3 (10.34%) VB
3 3 (10.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) SQR
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) RHEV
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.90%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.90%) Foglight
2 2 (6.90%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) HP
2 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
3 7 (24.14%) IBM
4 5 (17.24%) TIBCO
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
5 4 (13.79%) Compuware
5 4 (13.79%) F5
6 3 (10.34%) Sun
6 3 (10.34%) BEA
7 2 (6.90%) Informatica
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) Axway
7 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
7 2 (6.90%) Tumbleweed
7 2 (6.90%) Siebel