The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 116 89 111
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 26 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 1.03% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 6.75% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 16
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £460 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% -26.36%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
503 326 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.54% 15.23% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 201 323
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £15.74 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Wiltshire - 8 £288 -
Gloucestershire -14 3 £400 -
Somerset -16 2 £458 +103.33%
Bristol - 2 £520 - 2
Dorset -11 1 - - 1
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 51 (68.00%) Oracle
2 50 (66.67%) Java
3 39 (52.00%) Spring
4 31 (41.33%) Oracle Database
5 29 (38.67%) jQuery
6 28 (37.33%) J2EE
7 25 (33.33%) XML
8 24 (32.00%) CSS
8 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.00%) JSF
9 23 (30.67%) SQL
9 23 (30.67%) Finance
10 22 (29.33%) SOA
10 22 (29.33%) Maven
10 22 (29.33%) Subversion
10 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
11 20 (26.67%) Linux
11 20 (26.67%) Configuration Management
12 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
13 18 (24.00%) Web Services
13 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (22.67%) PL/SQL
15 16 (21.33%) Ant
15 16 (21.33%) JAX-WS
16 15 (20.00%) Spring MVC
16 15 (20.00%) BPEL
16 15 (20.00%) MVC
17 14 (18.67%) XML Schema
17 14 (18.67%) LDAP
18 13 (17.33%) X.509

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 12 (16.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (14.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (10.67%) Confluence
4 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.00%) IIS
6 5 (6.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (4.00%) SAS
9 2 (2.67%) CMS
9 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.67%) MQSeries
9 2 (2.67%) Escenic
9 2 (2.67%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) LDAP
2 13 (17.33%) X.509
3 12 (16.00%) SSL
4 3 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.33%) HTTP
5 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.33%) Oracle Database
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (5.33%) PowerCenter
7 4 (5.33%) OLAP
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (4.00%) MySQL
8 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.67%) Big Data
10 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Maven
1 22 (29.33%) Subversion
1 22 (29.33%) Jenkins
2 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
3 16 (21.33%) Ant
4 12 (16.00%) JUnit
5 10 (13.33%) Mockito
6 9 (12.00%) JIRA
6 9 (12.00%) JDeveloper
7 3 (4.00%) Gradle
7 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.67%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Consultant
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (13.33%) WebLogic Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Designer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Security Designer
6 7 (9.33%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Senior WebLogic Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.67%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.33%) DBA
10 3 (4.00%) SOA Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) Spring
2 29 (38.67%) jQuery
3 28 (37.33%) J2EE
4 25 (33.33%) XML
5 24 (32.00%) CSS
5 24 (32.00%) JSF
6 18 (24.00%) Web Services
7 16 (21.33%) JAX-WS
8 15 (20.00%) Spring MVC
9 14 (18.67%) XML Schema
10 11 (14.67%) SOAP
11 10 (13.33%) SAML
11 10 (13.33%) XSLT
11 10 (13.33%) HTML
11 10 (13.33%) CSS3
12 9 (12.00%) WSDL
12 9 (12.00%) Middleware
13 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
14 7 (9.33%) WebCenter
15 6 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.67%) Statistics
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) W3C
3 1 (1.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) SOA
2 20 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 15 (20.00%) BPEL
3 15 (20.00%) MVC
4 12 (16.00%) Validation
4 12 (16.00%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.33%) UML
6 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (9.33%) Data Migration
7 7 (9.33%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.67%) CRM
9 5 (6.67%) ETL
9 5 (6.67%) Workflow
10 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.33%) OWASP
10 4 (5.33%) BPMN
11 3 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) SQL
4 17 (22.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (6.67%) XQuery
7 4 (5.33%) C#
8 2 (2.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.00%) OCP
3 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) JBoss
3 4 (5.33%) Informatica
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.33%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) KANA
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) Sun
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Kofax