The table below looks at the statistics for WebLogic skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 86 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 61 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.24% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 7.28% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 4
Median daily rate £415 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £412 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £540 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
587 426 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.74% 17.09% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 235 243
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 32
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -22.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.75 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebLogic as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebLogic Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebLogic Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebLogic across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

WebLogic Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebLogic Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +19 30 £425 -34.61% 4
Shropshire -20 15 £415 -7.77%
Solihull - 4 £350 - 1
Warwickshire -2 3 £350 -12.50%
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 109 (70.32%) Oracle
2 106 (68.39%) Java
3 100 (64.52%) Unix
4 98 (63.23%) SQL
5 85 (54.84%) XML
6 67 (43.23%) HTML
7 59 (38.06%) Linux
8 57 (36.77%) JBoss
9 54 (34.84%) Oracle Database
10 52 (33.55%) Windows
11 50 (32.26%) JSP
12 49 (31.61%) Web Services
13 48 (30.97%) J2EE
14 47 (30.32%) CSS
14 47 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (29.68%) Spring
16 40 (25.81%) WebLogic Portal
17 39 (25.16%) webMethods
18 38 (24.52%) Hibernate
19 37 (23.87%) Pega
20 36 (23.23%) SQL Server
20 36 (23.23%) Tomcat
21 34 (21.94%) Security Cleared
21 34 (21.94%) JMS
21 34 (21.94%) Shell Script
22 33 (21.29%) IBM
22 33 (21.29%) OO
22 33 (21.29%) DB2
22 33 (21.29%) SC Cleared
23 31 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (36.77%) JBoss
2 40 (25.81%) WebLogic Portal
3 36 (23.23%) Tomcat
4 31 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 25 (16.13%) Oracle Application Server
6 19 (12.26%) Apache
7 17 (10.97%) Documentum
8 11 (7.10%) Captiva
9 7 (4.52%) Liferay
10 4 (2.58%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.94%) JCAPS
12 2 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.65%) Confluence
13 1 (0.65%) nginx
13 1 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (18.71%) Oracle EBS
1 29 (18.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 26 (16.77%) Oracle Applications
3 24 (15.48%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.29%) Primavera
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (7.74%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (6.45%) Google App Engine
2 10 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.58%) VLAN
2 3 (1.94%) HTTP
2 3 (1.94%) LDAP
2 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (34.84%) Oracle Database
2 36 (23.23%) SQL Server
3 33 (21.29%) DB2
4 31 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 31 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (19.35%) Relational Database
6 26 (16.77%) RDBMS
7 23 (14.84%) MongoDB
7 23 (14.84%) Oracle Discoverer
8 20 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (11.61%) Oracle BI EE
10 17 (10.97%) Oracle OWB
11 16 (10.32%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (7.10%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
14 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (18.06%) Eclipse
1 28 (18.06%) JUnit
2 27 (17.42%) Log4j
2 27 (17.42%) Selenium
3 22 (14.19%) Toad
4 18 (11.61%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.97%) Ant
5 17 (10.97%) ClearQuest
6 16 (10.32%) JIRA
6 16 (10.32%) Maven
7 15 (9.68%) Artifactory
7 15 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (7.10%) IntelliJ
9 9 (5.81%) Git (software)
10 7 (4.52%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (3.87%) ClearCase
11 6 (3.87%) PVCS
12 5 (3.23%) CA Gen
13 1 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.65%) Sublime Text
General
1 27 (17.42%) Back Office
2 16 (10.32%) Finance
3 14 (9.03%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (41.29%) Developer
2 35 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 31 (20.00%) DBA
4 29 (18.71%) Consultant
5 27 (17.42%) Oracle DBA
6 22 (14.19%) Software Engineer
7 20 (12.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 20 (12.90%) Java Engineer
7 20 (12.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (12.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (12.26%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 19 (12.26%) Scala Software Engineer
9 18 (11.61%) Architect
9 18 (11.61%) Java Software Developer
9 18 (11.61%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 18 (11.61%) SC Cleared DBA
9 18 (11.61%) Technical Consultant
10 17 (10.97%) Java Scala Developer
10 17 (10.97%) Scala Developer
11 16 (10.32%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (54.84%) XML
2 67 (43.23%) HTML
3 50 (32.26%) JSP
4 49 (31.61%) Web Services
5 48 (30.97%) J2EE
6 47 (30.32%) CSS
7 46 (29.68%) Spring
8 38 (24.52%) Hibernate
9 34 (21.94%) JMS
10 29 (18.71%) Java EE
11 25 (16.13%) Servlets
12 24 (15.48%) REST
12 24 (15.48%) SOAP
13 23 (14.84%) J2SE
13 23 (14.84%) JSON
13 23 (14.84%) Play Framework
14 16 (10.32%) Struts
15 15 (9.68%) Apache CXF
16 11 (7.10%) EJB
16 11 (7.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.87%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.87%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (64.52%) Unix
2 59 (38.06%) Linux
3 52 (33.55%) Windows
4 7 (4.52%) AIX
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.65%) HPUX
7 1 (0.65%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.65%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.29%) OO
3 31 (20.00%) Open Source
4 28 (18.06%) Web Development
5 27 (17.42%) TDD
6 26 (16.77%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (14.84%) Database Tuning
7 23 (14.84%) DevOps
7 23 (14.84%) Microservices
8 22 (14.19%) Software Engineering
9 20 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (12.26%) OOP
11 15 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
11 15 (9.68%) Service Management
11 15 (9.68%) UML
12 12 (7.74%) ITIL
12 12 (7.74%) ITSM
13 9 (5.81%) RUP
14 8 (5.16%) Waterfall
15 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 106 (68.39%) Java
2 98 (63.23%) SQL
3 34 (21.94%) Shell Script
4 24 (15.48%) PL/SQL
5 23 (14.84%) Scala
6 15 (9.68%) C++
6 15 (9.68%) VB
7 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.87%) Perl
9 4 (2.58%) COBOL
10 2 (1.29%) C#
10 2 (1.29%) Haskell
11 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
11 1 (0.65%) Korn
11 1 (0.65%) Python
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (21.94%) Security Cleared
2 33 (21.29%) SC Cleared
3 20 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (6.45%) OCP
5 9 (5.81%) Degree
5 9 (5.81%) OCPJP
6 6 (3.87%) ISEB
6 6 (3.87%) Sun Certification
7 5 (3.23%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (18.06%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (14.84%) Docker
2 23 (14.84%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.58%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.65%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 24 (15.48%) Puppet
2 23 (14.84%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.94%) Kibana
4 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.29%) logstash
4 2 (1.29%) OPNET
4 2 (1.29%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Grafana
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 109 (70.32%) Oracle
2 39 (25.16%) webMethods
3 37 (23.87%) Pega
4 33 (21.29%) IBM
5 27 (17.42%) Misys
6 18 (11.61%) VMware
7 15 (9.68%) EMC
8 11 (7.10%) Adobe
8 11 (7.10%) BEA
8 11 (7.10%) Google
9 8 (5.16%) Informatica
10 7 (4.52%) MuleSoft
11 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.87%) Sybase
11 6 (3.87%) Vitria
12 5 (3.23%) Microsoft
13 3 (1.94%) SAP
14 2 (1.29%) BMC
14 2 (1.29%) Digital Fuel
15 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint