Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for WebLogic skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebLogic over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle WebLogic Server
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 63 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 59 44 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.93% 5.02% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.34% 14.38% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 5
Essex median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £361 £310 £353
90th Percentile £566 £569 £380
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £444
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.86% +15.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Essex median hourly rate - £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.98% -32.62%
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year - +26.98% -28.41%

WebLogic is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 305 306 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 30.65% 34.93% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 205 80
Essex median daily rate £513 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £345 £279 £224
90th Percentile £600 £588 £497
East of England median daily rate £450 £439 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.69% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 15
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.45% +1.43% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23.80 £17.38 £17.95
90th Percentile £50.19 £40.00 £40.90
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -33.33%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing WebLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for WebLogic in Essex

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic in Essex

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic in Essex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in Essex

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebLogic in Essex

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea +6 34 £441 +4.61% 1
WebLogic
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 51 (86.44%) Unix
1 51 (86.44%) webMethods
2 49 (83.05%) Oracle
3 41 (69.49%) SQL
4 40 (67.80%) Java
5 29 (49.15%) Shell Script
5 29 (49.15%) BEA
6 26 (44.07%) J2EE
7 23 (38.98%) Windows
8 21 (35.59%) XML
8 21 (35.59%) Test Strategy
9 20 (33.90%) PL/SQL
9 20 (33.90%) ISEB
10 19 (32.20%) Informatica
10 19 (32.20%) Perl
10 19 (32.20%) ISTQB
11 18 (30.51%) Problem Management
11 18 (30.51%) Data Modelling
11 18 (30.51%) Configuration Management
11 18 (30.51%) Process Improvement
11 18 (30.51%) CA Gen
12 17 (28.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 17 (28.81%) Toad
12 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
13 16 (27.12%) Solaris
13 16 (27.12%) Linux
14 15 (25.42%) RUP
14 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (25.42%) Pega
14 15 (25.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 13 (22.03%) JBoss
2 11 (18.64%) Apache
3 10 (16.95%) WebLogic Portal
4 7 (11.86%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) GitHub
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.08%) MySQL
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) CA Gen
2 17 (28.81%) Toad
3 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.86%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
6 4 (6.78%) JMeter
6 4 (6.78%) LoadRunner
7 3 (5.08%) Maven
8 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.39%) Checkstyle
8 2 (3.39%) ClearCase
8 2 (3.39%) ClearQuest
8 2 (3.39%) Selenium
8 2 (3.39%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.39%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Unix Developer
9 1 (1.69%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) J2EE
2 21 (35.59%) XML
3 10 (16.95%) Middleware
4 4 (6.78%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) HTML
5 2 (3.39%) JSP
5 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) EJB
6 1 (1.69%) GWT
6 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) JMS
6 1 (1.69%) JSF
6 1 (1.69%) REST
6 1 (1.69%) Servlets
6 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Unix
2 23 (38.98%) Windows
3 16 (27.12%) Linux
3 16 (27.12%) Solaris
4 15 (25.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.78%) AIX
5 4 (6.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Test Strategy
2 18 (30.51%) Configuration Management
2 18 (30.51%) Data Modelling
2 18 (30.51%) Problem Management
2 18 (30.51%) Process Improvement
3 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
4 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (25.42%) RUP
4 15 (25.42%) Waterfall
5 14 (23.73%) OO
6 12 (20.34%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (20.34%) DevOps
6 12 (20.34%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (16.95%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.47%) ETL
10 5 (8.47%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) SQL
2 40 (67.80%) Java
3 29 (49.15%) Shell Script
4 20 (33.90%) PL/SQL
5 19 (32.20%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Java 8
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) ISEB
2 19 (32.20%) ISTQB
3 17 (28.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (86.44%) webMethods
2 49 (83.05%) Oracle
3 29 (49.15%) BEA
4 19 (32.20%) Informatica
5 15 (25.42%) Pega
6 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.17%) SAP
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
10 1 (1.69%) Perforce