Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 55 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +18
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 66 46 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.36% 5.62% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.88% 17.62% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 3
Essex median daily rate £425 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -15.56%
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Essex median hourly rate - £41.25 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.95% -
East of England median hourly rate - £41.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year - +30.95% -

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 332 261 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.02% 31.87% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 169 80
Essex median daily rate £505 £513 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +39.46% +5.00%
10th Percentile £336 £310 £218
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £410
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.77% +12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 17
Essex median hourly rate £33.04 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.70% -1.33% -6.83%
10th Percentile £23.45 £15.13 £24.25
90th Percentile £51.53 £40.00 £42.00
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.28% +15.84% -3.39%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +9 40 £429 -9.69% 2
WebLogic
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 52 (78.79%) Unix
2 48 (72.73%) webMethods
3 45 (68.18%) Oracle
4 42 (63.64%) Java
5 41 (62.12%) SQL
6 25 (37.88%) Test Strategy
7 24 (36.36%) J2EE
7 24 (36.36%) Windows
7 24 (36.36%) BEA
8 23 (34.85%) Shell Script
9 22 (33.33%) XML
9 22 (33.33%) Process Improvement
10 21 (31.82%) Linux
11 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
12 19 (28.79%) Jenkins
12 19 (28.79%) DevOps
13 18 (27.27%) ISEB
13 18 (27.27%) Perl
13 18 (27.27%) PL/SQL
13 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
14 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
14 17 (25.76%) Test Scripting
14 17 (25.76%) Solaris
14 17 (25.76%) Informatica
14 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
14 17 (25.76%) Ansible
15 16 (24.24%) CA Gen
16 15 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 14 (21.21%) 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 14 (21.21%) JBoss
2 11 (16.67%) Apache
2 11 (16.67%) Confluence
3 7 (10.61%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.03%) nginx
5 2 (3.03%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) GitHub
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) SSL
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Jenkins
2 16 (24.24%) CA Gen
3 13 (19.70%) Toad
4 11 (16.67%) JIRA
4 11 (16.67%) Maven
5 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
6 6 (9.09%) Checkstyle
6 6 (9.09%) GitLab
7 5 (7.58%) Selenium
7 5 (7.58%) SoapUI
8 4 (6.06%) Artifactory
8 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.06%) JMeter
8 4 (6.06%) LoadRunner
9 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.03%) Grunt
10 2 (3.03%) gulp
10 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (3.03%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports Designer
7 3 (4.55%) Designer
7 3 (4.55%) Performance Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.03%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.36%) J2EE
2 22 (33.33%) XML
3 11 (16.67%) Middleware
4 10 (15.15%) Spring
5 6 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 4 (6.06%) EJB
6 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.06%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) HTML5
6 4 (6.06%) SOAP
7 2 (3.03%) CSS
7 2 (3.03%) GWT
7 2 (3.03%) J2SE
7 2 (3.03%) JMS
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) JSF
7 2 (3.03%) JSON
7 2 (3.03%) JSP
7 2 (3.03%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Unix
2 24 (36.36%) Windows
3 21 (31.82%) Linux
4 17 (25.76%) Solaris
5 14 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.06%) AIX
6 4 (6.06%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Test Strategy
2 22 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
4 19 (28.79%) DevOps
5 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (25.76%) Data Modelling
6 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
6 17 (25.76%) Test Scripting
7 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (21.21%) OO
8 13 (19.70%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.18%) RUP
9 12 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 11 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (15.15%) Scrum
12 8 (12.12%) BDD
12 8 (12.12%) Deployment Automation
12 8 (12.12%) Kanban
12 8 (12.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) Java
2 41 (62.12%) SQL
3 23 (34.85%) Shell Script
4 18 (27.27%) Perl
4 18 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.09%) Java 8
6 5 (7.58%) Python
7 3 (4.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (3.03%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
8 2 (3.03%) Haskell
8 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) ISEB
2 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
3 15 (22.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) Ansible
2 6 (9.09%) Terraform
3 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.06%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) Grafana
4 2 (3.03%) Kibana
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) webMethods
2 45 (68.18%) Oracle
3 24 (36.36%) BEA
4 17 (25.76%) Informatica
5 13 (19.70%) Pega
5 13 (19.70%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Adobe
7 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.03%) Google
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.03%) Perforce
8 1 (1.52%) IBM