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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebLogic over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle WebLogic Server
Rank 88 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 43 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.60% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.96% 4.83% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 5
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£488 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £52.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-24.76% +100.00%
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
540 393 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.15% 16.67% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 197 124
Average daily rate £375 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.85 £16.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

WebLogic
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Shropshire +3 21 £426 -13.16% 1
Coventry +4 4 £550 +66.66%
Birmingham -7 3 £475 +26.66% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £475 -
Staffordshire - 2 £451 -
Walsall - 1 - -
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 62 (80.52%) Oracle
2 57 (74.03%) Java
3 49 (63.64%) UNIX
4 36 (46.75%) J2EE
5 32 (41.56%) Oracle Database
6 31 (40.26%) Pega
7 29 (37.66%) BEA
8 27 (35.06%) Windows
9 26 (33.77%) Perl
10 23 (29.87%) JBoss
10 23 (29.87%) Subversion
10 23 (29.87%) Waterfall
11 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 22 (28.57%) webMethods
11 22 (28.57%) SQL
12 19 (24.68%) Apache
13 18 (23.38%) RUP
13 18 (23.38%) Puppet
13 18 (23.38%) Hudson
14 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
14 16 (20.78%) Linux
14 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (19.48%) Maven
15 15 (19.48%) JIRA
16 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
16 14 (18.18%) AIX
16 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
16 14 (18.18%) Open Source
16 14 (18.18%) Confluence
17 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (29.87%) JBoss
2 19 (24.68%) Apache
3 16 (20.78%) Tomcat
4 14 (18.18%) Confluence
5 6 (7.79%) Documentum
6 4 (5.19%) WebLogic Integration
7 3 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (3.90%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (3.90%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Subversion
2 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 18 (23.38%) Hudson
4 15 (19.48%) Maven
4 15 (19.48%) JIRA
5 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Toad
6 1 (1.30%) Ant
6 1 (1.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (50.65%) Architect
2 27 (35.06%) Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (20.78%) Platform Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Requirements Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Project Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Developer
9 2 (2.60%) webMethods Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.60%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 2 (2.60%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) J2EE
2 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (11.69%) XML
4 6 (7.79%) Middleware
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (6.49%) SAX
5 5 (6.49%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) XSLT
6 3 (3.90%) JMS
6 3 (3.90%) HTML
6 3 (3.90%) SOAP
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
7 2 (2.60%) Struts
7 2 (2.60%) XSD
7 2 (2.60%) CSS
7 2 (2.60%) JSP
7 2 (2.60%) Servlets
7 2 (2.60%) jQuery
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Open Source
2 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (63.64%) UNIX
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 16 (20.78%) Linux
4 14 (18.18%) AIX
5 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (16.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 13 (16.88%) Solaris
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Waterfall
2 18 (23.38%) RUP
3 16 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
6 12 (15.58%) Configuration Management
7 11 (14.29%) DevOps
8 9 (11.69%) SOA
9 8 (10.39%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.09%) Test Strategy
10 7 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (5.19%) OO
11 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.90%) EAI
12 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.90%) MVC
12 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
13 2 (2.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (74.03%) Java
2 26 (33.77%) Perl
3 22 (28.57%) SQL
4 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) Delphi
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 62 (80.52%) Oracle
2 31 (40.26%) Pega
3 29 (37.66%) BEA
4 22 (28.57%) webMethods
5 13 (16.88%) Informatica
5 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.79%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.90%) Adobe
8 2 (2.60%) IBM
8 2 (2.60%) Vitria
8 2 (2.60%) WSO2
9 1 (1.30%) Talend
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.30%) Sybase
9 1 (1.30%) VMware
9 1 (1.30%) Fujitsu