Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 58 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 70 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.50% 5.12% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.32% 17.18% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 4
Essex median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -22.00%
10th Percentile £329 £310 £366
90th Percentile £539 £667 £478
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Essex median hourly rate - £43.75 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.81% -
East of England median hourly rate - £43.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year - +26.81% -

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 382 227 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.47% 29.79% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 161 91
Essex median daily rate £500 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +46.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £338 £308 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 15
Essex median hourly rate £33.08 £39.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.04% +6.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23.10 £16.97 £15.75
90th Percentile £52.88 £42.63 £42.25
East of England median hourly rate £37.54 £37.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +1.46% +29.82% +18.75%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 43 £425 -10.53% 2
WebLogic
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 55 (78.57%) Unix
2 52 (74.29%) webMethods
3 51 (72.86%) Oracle
4 47 (67.14%) SQL
5 46 (65.71%) Java
6 31 (44.29%) Test Strategy
7 27 (38.57%) Windows
7 27 (38.57%) BEA
8 26 (37.14%) J2EE
9 25 (35.71%) XML
10 24 (34.29%) Process Improvement
11 23 (32.86%) Shell Script
11 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (31.43%) Linux
13 21 (30.00%) PL/SQL
13 21 (30.00%) ISEB
13 21 (30.00%) Configuration Management
14 20 (28.57%) ISTQB
15 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
16 18 (25.71%) Ansible
16 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
16 18 (25.71%) Perl
16 18 (25.71%) Problem Management
17 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
17 17 (24.29%) Solaris
17 17 (24.29%) Informatica
17 17 (24.29%) DevOps
18 16 (22.86%) CA Gen
18 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
18 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting

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 (18.57%) JBoss
2 11 (15.71%) Apache
2 11 (15.71%) Confluence
3 7 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.86%) nginx
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.86%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.43%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) GitHub
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
1 2 (2.86%) SSL
1 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.57%) MySQL
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
2 16 (22.86%) CA Gen
3 12 (17.14%) Toad
4 11 (15.71%) JIRA
4 11 (15.71%) Maven
5 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.57%) Checkstyle
6 6 (8.57%) GitLab
7 5 (7.14%) Selenium
7 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 4 (5.71%) Artifactory
8 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.71%) JMeter
8 4 (5.71%) LoadRunner
9 3 (4.29%) Bitbucket
9 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.86%) Gatling
10 2 (2.86%) Grunt
10 2 (2.86%) gulp
10 2 (2.86%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Tester
8 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports Designer
8 3 (4.29%) Designer
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Tester
8 3 (4.29%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) ETL Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) J2EE
2 25 (35.71%) XML
3 12 (17.14%) Middleware
4 10 (14.29%) Spring
5 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (8.57%) Spring Boot
6 4 (5.71%) EJB
6 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.71%) HTML
6 4 (5.71%) HTML5
6 4 (5.71%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) CSS
7 2 (2.86%) GWT
7 2 (2.86%) J2SE
7 2 (2.86%) JMS
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) JSF
7 2 (2.86%) JSON
7 2 (2.86%) JSP
7 2 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 55 (78.57%) Unix
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 22 (31.43%) Linux
4 17 (24.29%) Solaris
5 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.71%) AIX
6 4 (5.71%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Test Strategy
2 24 (34.29%) Process Improvement
3 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 18 (25.71%) Data Modelling
5 18 (25.71%) Problem Management
6 17 (24.29%) DevOps
6 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
7 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
7 16 (22.86%) Waterfall
8 15 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (20.00%) OO
9 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (17.14%) RUP
11 10 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (14.29%) Scrum
12 8 (11.43%) BDD
12 8 (11.43%) Kanban
12 8 (11.43%) Microservices
12 8 (11.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (67.14%) SQL
2 46 (65.71%) Java
3 23 (32.86%) Shell Script
4 21 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 18 (25.71%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) Java 8
6 6 (8.57%) Python
7 4 (5.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) Groovy
8 2 (2.86%) Haskell
8 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) Ruby
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) ISEB
2 20 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 14 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) Ansible
2 6 (8.57%) Terraform
3 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (2.86%) Grafana
4 2 (2.86%) Kibana
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) webMethods
2 51 (72.86%) Oracle
3 27 (38.57%) BEA
4 17 (24.29%) Informatica
5 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (18.57%) Pega
7 6 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.57%) SAP
8 5 (7.14%) IBM
9 2 (2.86%) Adobe
9 2 (2.86%) Google
9 2 (2.86%) Perforce