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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 137 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -11
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 14 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.73% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.46% 5.49% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £652 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.73 £52.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
-39.56% +20.68%
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
569 419 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.45% 13.30% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 214 177
Average daily rate £375 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 36
Average hourly rate £17.25 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.49 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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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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
Merseyside -9 5 £750 +50.00% 1
Manchester -10 5 £500 +9.58% 2
Cheshire -11 3 £450 +38.46% 1
Cumbria - 1 £505 -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 24 (82.76%) Oracle
2 21 (72.41%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle Database
4 15 (51.72%) SOA
5 14 (48.28%) Middleware
6 12 (41.38%) SDLC
7 10 (34.48%) EJB
7 10 (34.48%) Linux
7 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (31.03%) JMS
8 9 (31.03%) Ant
8 9 (31.03%) Web Services
8 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
8 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
8 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
9 7 (24.14%) MapReduce
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (24.14%) JUnit
9 7 (24.14%) OO
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) JIRA
9 7 (24.14%) Atlassian

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 10 (34.48%) Oracle Service Bus
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (24.14%) Confluence
3 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (10.34%) JCAPS
6 2 (6.90%) JBoss
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (6.90%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
1 7 (24.14%) AMQP
2 2 (6.90%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle Database
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
3 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (24.14%) Big Data
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.90%) MS Access
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Eclipse
1 9 (31.03%) Ant
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Subversion
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) Mercurial
2 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
2 7 (24.14%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Middleware
2 10 (34.48%) EJB
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 9 (31.03%) JMS
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (24.14%) Java EE
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
5 3 (10.34%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) JavaBeans
6 2 (6.90%) JDBC
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) JSF
7 1 (3.45%) WSDL
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) XSD
7 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) HPUX
4 2 (6.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) SOA
2 12 (41.38%) SDLC
3 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Open Source
4 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
4 7 (24.14%) MapReduce
4 7 (24.14%) User Stories
4 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 7 (24.14%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.69%) BPEL
6 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Process Management
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) XQuery
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
1 7 (24.14%) Vagrant
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
3 7 (24.14%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) BEA
5 2 (6.90%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.45%) ATG