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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 90 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 54 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 0.60% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.91% 3.61% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 24
Average daily rate £338 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £405 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-0.13% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £26.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.34%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
683 388 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.62% 16.68% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 238 329
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +18 39 £338 +12.50% 1
Dorset -2 4 - - 1
Somerset -8 2 - - 1
Bristol -11 2 £475 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 - - 1
Devon - - - -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 65 (84.42%) Java
2 54 (70.13%) Spring
3 46 (59.74%) Oracle
4 38 (49.35%) jQuery
5 33 (42.86%) J2EE
6 30 (38.96%) XML
6 30 (38.96%) Maven
6 30 (38.96%) Finance
7 29 (37.66%) Subversion
7 29 (37.66%) CSS
8 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
9 25 (32.47%) JSF
9 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
10 24 (31.17%) Oracle Database
10 24 (31.17%) Configuration Management
11 22 (28.57%) MVC
12 21 (27.27%) Web Services
13 19 (24.68%) SOAP
13 19 (24.68%) Ant
14 18 (23.38%) SQL
14 18 (23.38%) XML Schema
14 18 (23.38%) X.509
14 18 (23.38%) Spring MVC
15 17 (22.08%) Scrum
15 17 (22.08%) LDAP
15 17 (22.08%) SOA
15 17 (22.08%) Eclipse
16 16 (20.78%) SSL
16 16 (20.78%) PL/SQL
16 16 (20.78%) SAML

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (20.78%) WebLogic Portal
2 15 (19.48%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (15.58%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 12 (15.58%) IIS
4 10 (12.99%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
5 9 (11.69%) SAS
6 8 (10.39%) Confluence
7 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
8 5 (6.49%) CMS
8 5 (6.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (6.49%) MQSeries
8 5 (6.49%) Escenic
8 5 (6.49%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (3.90%) Apache
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) X.509
2 17 (22.08%) LDAP
3 16 (20.78%) SSL
4 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (7.79%) MySQL
6 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.49%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.49%) Big Data
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (38.96%) Maven
2 29 (37.66%) Subversion
3 25 (32.47%) Jenkins
4 19 (24.68%) Ant
5 17 (22.08%) Eclipse
6 12 (15.58%) JUnit
7 11 (14.29%) Mockito
7 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 8 (10.39%) JIRA
8 8 (10.39%) Gradle
9 5 (6.49%) JDeveloper
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (1.30%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (57.14%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Designer
5 10 (12.99%) WebLogic Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (10.39%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Security Designer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior WebLogic Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Consultant
10 5 (6.49%) Programmer
10 5 (6.49%) Java Programmer
10 5 (6.49%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (70.13%) Spring
2 38 (49.35%) jQuery
3 33 (42.86%) J2EE
4 30 (38.96%) XML
5 29 (37.66%) CSS
6 25 (32.47%) JSF
7 21 (27.27%) Web Services
8 19 (24.68%) SOAP
9 18 (23.38%) XML Schema
9 18 (23.38%) Spring MVC
10 16 (20.78%) SAML
10 16 (20.78%) CSS3
11 15 (19.48%) JAX-WS
12 11 (14.29%) HTML
12 11 (14.29%) .NET
12 11 (14.29%) REST
13 9 (11.69%) WSDL
14 8 (10.39%) HTML5
14 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
15 7 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) UNIX
3 2 (2.60%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) zOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Configuration Management
2 22 (28.57%) MVC
3 17 (22.08%) Scrum
3 17 (22.08%) SOA
4 16 (20.78%) Validation
5 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
5 9 (11.69%) UML
6 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.09%) TDD
7 7 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (9.09%) BPEL
7 7 (9.09%) Web Development
8 5 (6.49%) Migration
8 5 (6.49%) Workflow
8 5 (6.49%) OOP
8 5 (6.49%) RUP
8 5 (6.49%) B2B
8 5 (6.49%) OOD
8 5 (6.49%) CRM
8 5 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 65 (84.42%) Java
2 27 (35.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.38%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.49%) XQuery
6 5 (6.49%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (6.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (3.90%) OCP
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Talend
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