The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 29 April 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 43 54 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.14% 5.57% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.44% 22.69% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 14
Median daily rate £450 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £270 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -30.37%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 118 238 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.35% 24.54% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 154 56
Median daily rate £385 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.50% -1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £270 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £436 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.23% +188.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £29.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.35 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebLogic in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebLogic in Tyne and Wear

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 43 £450 +45.74% 1
WebLogic
North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 58 (82.86%) Oracle
2 50 (71.43%) Linux
3 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 48 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (65.71%) Unix
6 41 (58.57%) Windows
7 40 (57.14%) DevOps
8 39 (55.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (54.29%) BusinessObjects
10 36 (51.43%) TIBCO
10 36 (51.43%) Windows Server
11 34 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
11 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (48.57%) HP
12 32 (45.71%) Git (software)
12 32 (45.71%) Change Control
13 29 (41.43%) Jenkins
13 29 (41.43%) Software Packaging
14 28 (40.00%) PowerShell
15 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
16 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
17 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (34.29%) Dollar Universe
18 24 (34.29%) Ansible
18 24 (34.29%) Sonatype Nexus
18 24 (34.29%) Configuration Management
19 21 (30.00%) Open Source
20 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (28.57%) JBoss

WebLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 20 (28.57%) JBoss
2 17 (24.29%) Confluence
3 11 (15.71%) WebSphere
4 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
5 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (10.00%) Apache
7 5 (7.14%) Tuxedo
8 3 (4.29%) Documentum
8 3 (4.29%) iPlanet
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.86%) FileNet
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 39 (55.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (24.29%) Trello
4 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.43%) G Suite
4 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) LDAP
3 3 (4.29%) DNS
3 3 (4.29%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (4.29%) PuTTY
3 3 (4.29%) SSH
3 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) WinSCP
4 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (54.29%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (17.14%) BODI
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.29%) EDRMS
4 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 32 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 29 (41.43%) Jenkins
3 24 (34.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (24.29%) GitLab
4 17 (24.29%) JIRA
5 12 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
5 12 (17.14%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (8.57%) JUnit
7 3 (4.29%) Ant
7 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.29%) Gradle
7 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.29%) Maven
7 3 (4.29%) Selenium
7 3 (4.29%) Subversion
7 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.71%) Architect
3 9 (12.86%) Azure DevOps
3 9 (12.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) Software Packaging
2 9 (12.86%) J2EE
3 8 (11.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.57%) REST
4 6 (8.57%) Spring
5 5 (7.14%) HTML
5 5 (7.14%) XML
6 4 (5.71%) Middleware
7 3 (4.29%) CSS
7 3 (4.29%) EJB
7 3 (4.29%) HTML5
7 3 (4.29%) J2SE
7 3 (4.29%) JPA
7 3 (4.29%) JSON
7 3 (4.29%) Play Framework
7 3 (4.29%) SOAP
7 3 (4.29%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.43%) Serverless Framework
8 1 (1.43%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 34 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (71.43%) Linux
2 48 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (65.71%) Unix
4 41 (58.57%) Windows
5 36 (51.43%) Windows Server
6 13 (18.57%) Solaris
7 12 (17.14%) HPUX
7 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (12.86%) AIX
9 5 (7.14%) VME
10 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) DevOps
2 34 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.71%) Change Control
4 24 (34.29%) Configuration Management
5 21 (30.00%) Open Source
6 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (12.86%) Migration
9 8 (11.43%) ITIL
9 8 (11.43%) OO
9 8 (11.43%) Project Governance
9 8 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (10.00%) Time Management
10 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.14%) Change Management
11 5 (7.14%) Data Management
11 5 (7.14%) ITSM
11 5 (7.14%) Service Management
12 4 (5.71%) Microservices
13 3 (4.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 10 (14.29%) Java
4 6 (8.57%) Perl
5 5 (7.14%) COBOL
5 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.29%) C
6 3 (4.29%) Korn
6 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.29%) Scala
6 3 (4.29%) VBA
7 2 (2.86%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.71%) Docker
4 3 (4.29%) NFS
4 3 (4.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (34.29%) Ansible
1 24 (34.29%) Dollar Universe
2 14 (20.00%) Puppet
3 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.86%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 58 (82.86%) Oracle
2 49 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 36 (51.43%) TIBCO
4 34 (48.57%) HP
5 17 (24.29%) Atlassian
6 15 (21.43%) Cisco
6 15 (21.43%) F5
7 13 (18.57%) Informatica
7 13 (18.57%) VMware
8 8 (11.43%) Axway
8 8 (11.43%) IBM
8 8 (11.43%) Siebel
9 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.14%) Sun
10 3 (4.29%) Veritas
10 3 (4.29%) webMethods
11 1 (1.43%) Apigee
11 1 (1.43%) CA
11 1 (1.43%) Google
11 1 (1.43%) PlateSpin