The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 23 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 Reading 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 69 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 1.01% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% 5.56% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £423 £350 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -24.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £270 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £390 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -6.25%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
204 144 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.08% 18.20% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 60 71
Average daily rate £350 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £34.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
WebLogic
Berkshire

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebLogic across the Reading region.

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic across the Reading region.

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) UNIX
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (25.00%) SOAP
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) SOA
8 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (20.00%) BC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (20.00%) Struts2
9 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 4 (20.00%) WAN
9 4 (20.00%) DHCP
9 4 (20.00%) HTTP

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Maven
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Applications Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Struts2
4 4 (20.00%) WSDL
4 4 (20.00%) XHTML
4 4 (20.00%) JMS
4 4 (20.00%) XSLT
4 4 (20.00%) Struts
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) UNIX
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) E-business
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) Legato
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) Sybase
2 4 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) EMC