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 22 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 136 129
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 18 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.65% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.31% 4.03% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Median daily rate £413 £355 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.19% -29.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £292 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +14.45% -2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £31.73
% change year-on-year +166.66% -52.72%  

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 418 620 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.26% 16.13% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 375 314
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.57% -24.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.49 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £36.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 22 June 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
Manchester +11 10 £400 - 1
Lancashire +2 4 £438 +23.41% 1
Cheshire +23 3 - - 1
Merseyside -9 1 - -
WebLogic
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) J2EE
7 7 (28.00%) Unix
7 7 (28.00%) JBoss
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (28.00%) SOA
7 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) Clustering
8 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (24.00%) JMS
8 6 (24.00%) Middleware
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) JSP
9 5 (20.00%) Servlets
9 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (20.00%) Hudson

WebLogic
Co-occurring 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 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (28.00%) JBoss
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (16.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (12.00%) SAS
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (8.00%) Apache
8 1 (4.00%) Confluence
8 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
8 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (12.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (12.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (12.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.00%) Hudson
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Development Director
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Pega Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Director
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) J2EE
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (24.00%) JMS
4 6 (24.00%) Middleware
4 6 (24.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) JSP
5 5 (20.00%) Servlets
6 4 (16.00%) EJB
6 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (12.00%) REST
7 3 (12.00%) Spring
8 2 (8.00%) HTML
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 2 (8.00%) Struts2
8 2 (8.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) iSeries
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) BPEL
4 4 (16.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
5 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.00%) Microservices
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Pega
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) Capita
5 1 (4.00%) Chordiant
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Kony
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) Yahoo!
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