The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Tyne and Wear 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 21 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 23 2 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.27% 0.99% 10.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.05% 12.50% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 29
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£263 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £375 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £420
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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 16 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.34% 7.88% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 8 52
Average daily rate £300 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £253 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £17.05 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 - £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 - £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebLogic
North East

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Newcastle upon Tyne +5 23 £263 -30.00% 1
WebLogic
North East

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) UNIX
3 25 (62.50%) Oracle
3 25 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 25 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (60.00%) SQL
5 20 (50.00%) Windows
6 19 (47.50%) JBoss
7 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
8 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (40.00%) Java
9 15 (37.50%) HP
10 13 (32.50%) AIX
11 12 (30.00%) LDAP
11 12 (30.00%) Perl
11 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
11 12 (30.00%) DNS
11 12 (30.00%) Firewall
12 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
13 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 10 (25.00%) IBM
13 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (22.50%) Siebel
14 9 (22.50%) Informatica
14 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
15 8 (20.00%) SAS
15 8 (20.00%) PVCS
15 8 (20.00%) NFS
15 8 (20.00%) Korn

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (20.00%) SAS
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (10.00%) FileNet
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (5.00%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) LDAP
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) SSH
2 8 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (10.00%) SSL
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) PVCS
2 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX Support
2 5 (12.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 4 (10.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 4 (10.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Support Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (17.50%) Middleware
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) Software Packaging
6 2 (5.00%) GWT
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (10.00%) Statistics
1 4 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) UNIX
3 25 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (32.50%) AIX
6 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.00%) HPUX
7 4 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.50%) Change Control
3 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Workflow
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Volume Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Scalability Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.50%) SOA
6 3 (7.50%) Quantitative Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.50%) Change Management
8 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (30.00%) Perl
3 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Korn
5 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) NFS
3 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) KVM
3 4 (10.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
1 25 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 19 (47.50%) JBoss
3 15 (37.50%) HP
4 10 (25.00%) IBM
5 9 (22.50%) Siebel
5 9 (22.50%) Informatica
6 7 (17.50%) Axway
7 4 (10.00%) Sun
7 4 (10.00%) VMware
7 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 4 (10.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft