The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle WebLogic Server
England / North West
Rank 124 121 138
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 8 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.96% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 5.46% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 8
Median daily rate £413 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +18.75% -0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 400 678 601
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.49% 17.67% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 372 295
Median daily rate £363 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £24.15 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.74% +43.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.70 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic in the North West

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the North West

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebLogic in the North West

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Merseyside -3 3 £413 -8.33% 1
Cheshire +18 2 £381 -10.29% 2
Lancashire +13 1 - -
Manchester +1 1 £375 -13.04% 7
WebLogic
England

WebLogic
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 14 (48.28%) JBoss
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
5 11 (37.93%) Middleware
5 11 (37.93%) Unix
6 10 (34.48%) J2EE
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Web Services
7 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
7 9 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
9 7 (24.14%) Spring
9 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) SOAP
10 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (20.69%) Perl
10 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (20.69%) Ruby
10 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) Clustering
10 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) DevOps
10 6 (20.69%) GlassFish
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (17.24%) Groovy

WebLogic
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (48.28%) JBoss
2 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
3 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (20.69%) GlassFish
4 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (17.24%) Apache
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (10.34%) IIS
7 3 (10.34%) nginx
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (6.90%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (3.45%) Confluence
9 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.34%) SSL
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SMTP
3 2 (6.90%) SNMP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.90%) Ant
5 2 (6.90%) Hudson
5 2 (6.90%) JDeveloper
5 2 (6.90%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (3.45%) GitLab
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Middleware Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Middleware
2 10 (34.48%) J2EE
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 7 (24.14%) Spring
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (20.69%) SOAP
5 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (17.24%) REST
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
7 4 (13.79%) JMS
7 4 (13.79%) JSTL
7 4 (13.79%) Struts
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) EJB
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) Java EE
8 3 (10.34%) JSP
8 3 (10.34%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) DataPower
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Unix
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Identity Management
5 5 (17.24%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) RUP
5 5 (17.24%) UML
5 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) RAD
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) SOA
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) Perl
2 6 (20.69%) Ruby
3 5 (17.24%) Groovy
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Jython
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) hybris
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) Chordiant
5 1 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) Kony
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.45%) Yahoo!
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer
Posted: 27 days ago