The first table below looks at the demand for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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.

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 222 219 181
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 518 423 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.89% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.38% 5.10% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 219 297
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
-0.13% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Average hourly rate £52.50 £43.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -24.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £26.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.34%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9622 8294 9910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.38% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4681 5361
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 417 451
Average hourly rate £18.10 £19.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebLogic Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

WebLogic
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the UK 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
England -23 480 £400 -6.43% 111
London -24 192 £450 -4.38% 41
South East +1 86 £400 -3.03% 21
City of London -15 60 £450 -5.26% 10
South West +19 54 £338 -25.00% 4
Hampshire +19 54 £400 -3.03% 11
Yorkshire -6 52 £325 -13.33% 21
West Yorkshire +9 41 £330 -4.00% 16
Wiltshire +18 39 £338 +12.50%
Swindon +22 37 £338 -
East of England 0 37 £475 +18.75% 9
Leeds +7 32 £340 +8.80% 11
Berkshire +5 23 £420 +20.00% 7
Essex -6 20 £450 - 2
North East -14 19 £250 -7.40%
West Midlands -12 18 £375 -11.76% 8
Tyne and Wear -16 18 £250 -7.40%
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 18 £250 -7.40%
North West -20 18 £418 -1.76% 7
Hertfordshire - 15 £475 - 6
Scotland +2 13 £380 -10.58% 11
Manchester -11 10 £456 +1.38% 4
Havant -2 8 £450 +20.00% 1
Shropshire -5 8 £490 +10.11%
Brentwood - 7 £290 -
Basingstoke +21 6 £375 - 2
Southampton -14 6 £375 -9.09% 2
Newbury - 6 £293 -
Lancashire - 6 £393 - 1
Reading -7 5 £423 +20.71% 4

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 783 (81.73%) Oracle
2 515 (53.76%) Java
3 351 (36.64%) Linux
4 343 (35.80%) SQL
5 319 (33.30%) Oracle Database
6 316 (32.99%) UNIX
7 291 (30.38%) J2EE
8 227 (23.70%) Middleware
9 226 (23.59%) SOA
10 224 (23.38%) Spring
11 212 (22.13%) XML
12 205 (21.40%) Finance
13 204 (21.29%) PL/SQL
14 190 (19.83%) Apache
15 178 (18.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 175 (18.27%) Tomcat
17 168 (17.54%) JBoss
18 163 (17.01%) Web Services
19 152 (15.87%) Maven
19 152 (15.87%) Windows
20 148 (15.45%) Hibernate
21 144 (15.03%) WebSphere
22 142 (14.82%) HTML
23 128 (13.36%) Solaris
24 126 (13.15%) JavaScript
25 118 (12.32%) CSS
25 118 (12.32%) Subversion
26 116 (12.11%) Shell Script
27 114 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
28 111 (11.59%) ITIL

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 190 (19.83%) Apache
2 175 (18.27%) Tomcat
3 144 (15.03%) WebSphere
4 85 (8.87%) Oracle Service Bus
5 76 (7.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 62 (6.47%) Oracle Application Server
7 59 (6.16%) WebLogic Portal
8 42 (4.38%) IIS
9 26 (2.71%) SharePoint
10 23 (2.40%) CMS
10 23 (2.40%) Oracle Spatial
11 22 (2.30%) Confluence
11 22 (2.30%) MQSeries
12 20 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (1.77%) Liferay
13 17 (1.77%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 16 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
14 16 (1.67%) SAS
15 14 (1.46%) nginx
16 13 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.94%) MS Office
3 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) Maya
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 67 (6.99%) Oracle Applications
2 45 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
3 38 (3.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (3.97%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.21%) Magento
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.21%) Murex MxG2000
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.10%) Staffware
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.10%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (1.04%) SaaS
1 10 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.42%) PaaS
3 4 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (0.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.20%) LDAP
2 51 (5.32%) Firewall
3 47 (4.91%) Internet
4 43 (4.49%) SSL
5 40 (4.18%) SAN
6 38 (3.97%) HTTP
7 33 (3.44%) DNS
8 27 (2.82%) TCP/IP
9 22 (2.30%) X.509
10 19 (1.98%) DHCP
11 17 (1.77%) WAN
12 16 (1.67%) FTP
13 15 (1.57%) LAN
14 12 (1.25%) SSH
15 11 (1.15%) BIG-IP
16 8 (0.84%) OpenVPN
16 8 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 8 (0.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 7 (0.73%) VPN
18 6 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (33.30%) Oracle Database
2 178 (18.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 99 (10.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 79 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 77 (8.04%) SQL Server
6 65 (6.78%) MySQL
6 65 (6.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 56 (5.85%) Oracle Reports
8 44 (4.59%) Oracle ODI
9 38 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 35 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.92%) Oracle Discoverer
12 22 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (2.09%) SQLPlus
14 16 (1.67%) Oracle OWB
15 14 (1.46%) Big Data
15 14 (1.46%) DB2
16 13 (1.36%) MongoDB
17 12 (1.25%) Hadoop
18 9 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 152 (15.87%) Maven
2 118 (12.32%) Subversion
3 89 (9.29%) Ant
4 85 (8.87%) Jenkins
5 74 (7.72%) Eclipse
6 72 (7.52%) Git (software)
7 50 (5.22%) JUnit
7 50 (5.22%) JIRA
8 42 (4.38%) Oracle Forms
9 31 (3.24%) Toad
10 25 (2.61%) ClearCase
10 25 (2.61%) Hudson
11 20 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (1.98%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.77%) JDeveloper
14 16 (1.67%) Mockito
15 15 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
16 12 (1.25%) Gradle
17 9 (0.94%) ClearQuest
18 8 (0.84%) Mercurial
General
1 205 (21.40%) Finance
2 97 (10.13%) Banking
3 69 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 39 (4.07%) Retail
6 16 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.46%) Front Office
8 8 (0.84%) Back Office
8 8 (0.84%) Billing
9 5 (0.52%) Publishing
10 4 (0.42%) Marketing
10 4 (0.42%) Automotive
11 3 (0.31%) Games
12 2 (0.21%) Military
12 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.21%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.10%) Electronics
13 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 315 (32.88%) Developer
2 159 (16.60%) Java Developer
3 145 (15.14%) Architect
4 109 (11.38%) DBA
5 103 (10.75%) Oracle DBA
6 60 (6.26%) Analyst
7 57 (5.95%) Administrator
8 47 (4.91%) Consultant
9 45 (4.70%) Oracle Developer
10 39 (4.07%) Technical Architect
11 38 (3.97%) Designer
12 36 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (3.76%) Senior Developer
13 31 (3.24%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 31 (3.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 26 (2.71%) Applications Support
15 25 (2.61%) Systems Administrator
15 25 (2.61%) Senior Java Developer
16 24 (2.51%) Oracle Consultant
17 23 (2.40%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (30.38%) J2EE
2 227 (23.70%) Middleware
3 224 (23.38%) Spring
4 212 (22.13%) XML
5 163 (17.01%) Web Services
6 148 (15.45%) Hibernate
7 142 (14.82%) HTML
8 118 (12.32%) CSS
9 114 (11.90%) Oracle Fusion
10 99 (10.33%) JMS
11 91 (9.50%) Java EE
12 80 (8.35%) SOAP
13 78 (8.14%) jQuery
14 70 (7.31%) Struts
15 59 (6.16%) JSP
15 59 (6.16%) JPA
16 56 (5.85%) .NET
17 52 (5.43%) WSDL
18 50 (5.22%) JSF
19 49 (5.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.64%) Clustering
2 29 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (2.40%) Replication
4 20 (2.09%) Derivative
5 19 (1.98%) PKI
5 19 (1.98%) Open Source
6 17 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 16 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.67%) N-Tier
8 15 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.15%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.15%) iPad
10 11 (1.15%) Social Media
11 7 (0.73%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.73%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.63%) Fat Client
12 6 (0.63%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 351 (36.64%) Linux
2 316 (32.99%) UNIX
3 152 (15.87%) Windows
4 128 (13.36%) Solaris
5 69 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (5.01%) AIX
7 27 (2.82%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (1.77%) HPUX
9 17 (1.77%) SUSE
10 16 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.67%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (0.63%) zOS
12 5 (0.52%) Debian
12 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.42%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (23.59%) SOA
2 111 (11.59%) ITIL
3 102 (10.65%) Performance Tuning
4 96 (10.02%) Configuration Management
5 84 (8.77%) Scrum
6 71 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (7.10%) TDD
9 64 (6.68%) UML
10 60 (6.26%) Migration
11 59 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 58 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (6.05%) MVC
13 52 (5.43%) OO
14 50 (5.22%) Capacity Planning
15 47 (4.91%) OOA/OOD
16 42 (4.38%) High Availability
17 36 (3.76%) OOD
18 35 (3.65%) ETL
18 35 (3.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 515 (53.76%) Java
2 343 (35.80%) SQL
3 204 (21.29%) PL/SQL
4 126 (13.15%) JavaScript
5 116 (12.11%) Shell Script
6 84 (8.77%) Perl
7 39 (4.07%) Korn
8 34 (3.55%) C#
9 27 (2.82%) Python
10 26 (2.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 19 (1.98%) Groovy
12 17 (1.77%) C
12 17 (1.77%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.46%) VB
13 14 (1.46%) PHP
14 13 (1.36%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.36%) Scala
15 12 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.04%) Ruby
16 10 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 96 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 64 (6.68%) SC Cleared
3 38 (3.97%) Degree
4 18 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.15%) OCP
8 6 (0.63%) ISEB
8 6 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.42%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.42%) CCNA
10 4 (0.42%) MCSD
10 4 (0.42%) HND
10 4 (0.42%) MCSE
11 3 (0.31%) OCA
11 3 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.59%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.31%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) JTAG
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) EMIR
System Software
1 97 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (5.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 40 (4.18%) Active Directory
4 25 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (1.88%) Squid
6 11 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.94%) vCloud
8 8 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (0.73%) NFS
9 7 (0.73%) Veritas File System
10 6 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.52%) KVM
11 5 (0.52%) vSphere
12 2 (0.21%) XenApp
12 2 (0.21%) OCFS2
12 2 (0.21%) Xen
12 2 (0.21%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.10%) RACF
Systems Management
1 80 (8.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 47 (4.91%) Data Guard
3 29 (3.03%) Puppet
4 24 (2.51%) Tivoli
5 16 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
6 15 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 11 (1.15%) Legato
7 11 (1.15%) BladeLogic
8 7 (0.73%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (0.63%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.52%) OpenView
10 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.21%) OpenSSO
13 2 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 783 (81.73%) Oracle
2 168 (17.54%) JBoss
3 71 (7.41%) IBM
3 71 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 55 (5.74%) HP
5 54 (5.64%) Microsoft
6 44 (4.59%) Sybase
7 40 (4.18%) VMware
8 34 (3.55%) BEA
9 31 (3.24%) Sun
10 27 (2.82%) Informatica
10 27 (2.82%) Veritas
11 24 (2.51%) ATG
12 23 (2.40%) TIBCO
13 22 (2.30%) F5
13 22 (2.30%) SAP
14 20 (2.09%) EMC
15 18 (1.88%) Endeca
16 17 (1.77%) Remedy
17 16 (1.67%) webMethods
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