The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 137 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 10 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.93% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% 5.41% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
Average daily rate
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£480 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
571 407 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.48% 17.25% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 245 252
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 9
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £30.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Dorset -3 3 £600 +29.72%
Gloucestershire - 2 £299 -
Bristol -16 1 - - 8
Wiltshire -24 1 £550 +76.00% 2
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) SOA
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (38.10%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (28.57%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (19.05%) UNIX
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) BPEL
9 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.76%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (4.76%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (9.52%) OLTP
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) DB2
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Middleware
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) EJB
5 2 (9.52%) XSD
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) OpenID
5 2 (9.52%) WebCenter
5 2 (9.52%) SAML
6 1 (4.76%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) SWT
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) JPA
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) AS400
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) BPEL
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) COBOL
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) XPath
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
3 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Sun
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Talend
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) Micro Focus
4 1 (4.76%) Kofax
4 1 (4.76%) ATG
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) KANA
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco