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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 47 32
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 34 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.42% 1.32% 4.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.98% 6.19% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 12
Median daily rate £469 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +11.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £382 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +18.75% -0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £34.25

WebLogic is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 126 97 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.19% 21.32% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 47 57
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +72.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing WebLogic as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in Essex

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Southend-on-Sea -4 22 £469 +28.42%
Brentwood +6 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
WebLogic
East of England

WebLogic
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 39 (92.86%) Oracle
2 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (57.14%) Java
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
4 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 18 (42.86%) DevOps
5 18 (42.86%) Web Services
6 17 (40.48%) J2EE
7 15 (35.71%) SQL
7 15 (35.71%) XML
8 14 (33.33%) Linux
8 14 (33.33%) OO
8 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 13 (30.95%) Selenium
9 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (30.95%) SoapUI
10 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 12 (28.57%) TDD
10 12 (28.57%) XSLT
11 11 (26.19%) EJB
11 11 (26.19%) JSP
11 11 (26.19%) Servlets
11 11 (26.19%) SDLC
12 10 (23.81%) UML
13 9 (21.43%) SOAP
13 9 (21.43%) JIRA
13 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 9 (21.43%) Confluence
14 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (19.05%) Virtual Machines

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 9 (21.43%) Confluence
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.76%) MariaDB
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Selenium
1 13 (30.95%) SoapUI
2 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.43%) JIRA
4 8 (19.05%) PVCS
5 7 (16.67%) XDoclet
6 6 (14.29%) JMeter
6 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 5 (11.90%) Subversion
8 3 (7.14%) AccuRev
8 3 (7.14%) CA Gen
8 3 (7.14%) Maven
9 2 (4.76%) JUnit
9 2 (4.76%) Mockito
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Architect
4 11 (26.19%) Technical Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Digital Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Developer
8 3 (7.14%) ETL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Pentaho Developer
9 2 (4.76%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (4.76%) J2EE Technical Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) Web Services
2 17 (40.48%) J2EE
3 15 (35.71%) XML
4 12 (28.57%) XSLT
5 11 (26.19%) EJB
5 11 (26.19%) JSP
5 11 (26.19%) Servlets
6 9 (21.43%) SOAP
7 8 (19.05%) JPA
7 8 (19.05%) XML Schema
8 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 7 (16.67%) Java EE
8 7 (16.67%) JMS
9 6 (14.29%) EclipseLink
9 6 (14.29%) REST
9 6 (14.29%) Spring
10 4 (9.52%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (9.52%) XSD
11 3 (7.14%) HTML
11 3 (7.14%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) RIA
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 6 (14.29%) VME
4 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Scrum
3 18 (42.86%) DevOps
4 14 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 14 (33.33%) OO
5 13 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (28.57%) TDD
7 11 (26.19%) SDLC
8 10 (23.81%) UML
9 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (16.67%) Open Source
9 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
10 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (14.29%) Kanban
10 6 (14.29%) SOA
11 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
12 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
12 4 (9.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Groovy
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) C
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
1 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Fujitsu
3 3 (7.14%) BEA
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Informatica
3 3 (7.14%) Pega
3 3 (7.14%) webMethods
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Hyperion