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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 142 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 18 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.16% 3.06% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£500 £323 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% -28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £30.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-35.15% -25.92%
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
570 457 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.68% 15.08% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 225 237
Average daily rate £400 £328 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £29.10 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Manchester -11 10 £500 +55.03% 4
Merseyside -11 3 - -
Lancashire - 3 £356 -
Cheshire -7 1 £220 -35.29%
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 21 (58.33%) SOA
2 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database
3 20 (55.56%) Java
4 18 (50.00%) Middleware
5 15 (41.67%) Web Services
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (38.89%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (33.33%) SQL
7 12 (33.33%) Linux
8 10 (27.78%) JMS
8 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.78%) SDLC
9 9 (25.00%) UNIX
9 9 (25.00%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
10 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
12 6 (16.67%) VB
12 6 (16.67%) XSD
12 6 (16.67%) XSLT
12 6 (16.67%) Ant
12 6 (16.67%) EJB
12 6 (16.67%) WSDL

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 15 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 15 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) AquaLogic
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) JCAPS
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
1 4 (11.11%) AMQP
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 6 (16.67%) Ant
3 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 4 (11.11%) JUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Gradle
4 4 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.33%) LoadUI
5 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.33%) JMeter
5 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SOA Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Tester
6 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) Middleware
2 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 12 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (27.78%) JMS
5 9 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (16.67%) XSD
6 6 (16.67%) XSLT
6 6 (16.67%) EJB
6 6 (16.67%) WSDL
7 5 (13.89%) SOAP
8 4 (11.11%) J2EE
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
8 4 (11.11%) Java EE
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (5.56%) WebCenter
9 2 (5.56%) JavaBeans
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.56%) Spring
9 2 (5.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) SOA
2 10 (27.78%) SDLC
3 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Open Source
5 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.11%) BPEL
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) User Stories
7 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) MapReduce
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) XQuery
6 2 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (5.56%) ISEB
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
1 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.78%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) BEA
5 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.56%) ATG
6 2 (5.56%) Stellent
6 2 (5.56%) Retek
6 2 (5.56%) Endeca
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Eloqua
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) Informatica