Period
to 11 December 2017

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 6 months to 11 December 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 34 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 +27 -15
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 78 149 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.51% 6.68% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.62% 26.09% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 103 37
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £335 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £187 £218 £256
90th Percentile £429 £386 £410
North East median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +5.47% -1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £16.00 -
North East median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 232 571 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.30% 25.62% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 400 230
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £335 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% -25.35% +28.21%
10th Percentile £267 £229 £260
90th Percentile £615 £525 £575
North East median daily rate £383 £335 £425
% change year-on-year +14.18% -21.18% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 £28.00 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.29% +19.53% +28.36%
10th Percentile £7.89 £15.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £20.45 £36.00 £26.75
North East median hourly rate £11.75 £27.25 £20.30
% change year-on-year -56.88% +34.24% +9.64%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing WebLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 11 December 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 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 78 £335 +4.69%
WebLogic
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 73 (93.59%) Linux
2 72 (92.31%) Oracle
3 69 (88.46%) Red Hat
4 68 (87.18%) Unix
5 66 (84.62%) JBoss
6 44 (56.41%) Security Cleared
7 43 (55.13%) AIX
8 42 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (53.85%) Firewall
9 38 (48.72%) SC Cleared
10 36 (46.15%) Perl
11 35 (44.87%) DevOps
12 34 (43.59%) Sun
13 32 (41.03%) LDAP
14 31 (39.74%) Tomcat
14 31 (39.74%) Windows
14 31 (39.74%) HP
14 31 (39.74%) Korn
15 30 (38.46%) DNS
15 30 (38.46%) SQL
16 29 (37.18%) Apache
16 29 (37.18%) iPlanet
17 28 (35.90%) HPUX
17 28 (35.90%) Solaris
17 28 (35.90%) J2EE
18 27 (34.62%) SUSE
18 27 (34.62%) Oracle Application Server
19 25 (32.05%) High Availability
19 25 (32.05%) Clustering
20 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP

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 66 (84.62%) JBoss
2 31 (39.74%) Tomcat
3 29 (37.18%) Apache
3 29 (37.18%) iPlanet
4 27 (34.62%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 13 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (8.97%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (8.97%) MQSeries
6 7 (8.97%) OpenStack
6 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
6 7 (8.97%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (5.13%) FileNet
9 2 (2.56%) CMS
10 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 13 (16.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 2 (2.56%) PaaS
3 2 (2.56%) Serverless
4 1 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (53.85%) Firewall
2 32 (41.03%) LDAP
3 30 (38.46%) DNS
4 24 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 20 (25.64%) OpenLDAP
5 20 (25.64%) SSH
6 11 (14.10%) SAN
7 8 (10.26%) FCoE
7 8 (10.26%) iSCSI
7 8 (10.26%) X.21
8 7 (8.97%) NAS
9 6 (7.69%) WAN
10 5 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (6.41%) Network Security
10 5 (6.41%) SSL
11 4 (5.13%) HTTP
12 2 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.28%) GitLab
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (30.77%) Unix Engineer
3 18 (23.08%) AIX Engineer
4 17 (21.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (12.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (12.82%) Solaris Engineer
6 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) DBA
7 4 (5.13%) Linux Support
7 4 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (3.85%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) HPUX Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Unix Support
9 2 (2.56%) Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.56%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) J2EE
2 15 (19.23%) Software Packaging
3 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.13%) Middleware
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.56%) CSS
5 2 (2.56%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) JSON
5 2 (2.56%) RESTful
5 2 (2.56%) SOAP
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) XML
5 2 (2.56%) XSD
5 2 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Clustering
2 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 11 (14.10%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) DataPower
6 4 (5.13%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 73 (93.59%) Linux
2 68 (87.18%) Unix
3 43 (55.13%) AIX
4 42 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (39.74%) Windows
6 28 (35.90%) HPUX
6 28 (35.90%) Solaris
7 27 (34.62%) SUSE
8 21 (26.92%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) DevOps
2 25 (32.05%) High Availability
3 22 (28.21%) Load Balancing
4 21 (26.92%) ITIL
5 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.95%) OO
7 13 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.26%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (6.41%) Workflow
11 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.13%) Change Control
11 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.13%) Migration
11 4 (5.13%) Requirements Management
11 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.56%) Software Delivery
12 2 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) Perl
2 31 (39.74%) Korn
3 30 (38.46%) SQL
4 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
5 13 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 13 (16.67%) C-shell
6 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.97%) Java
8 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.56%) Groovy
9 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 38 (48.72%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (28.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.92%) NFS
3 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 12 (15.38%) KVM
6 9 (11.54%) Samba
7 7 (8.97%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (20.51%) Puppet
2 7 (8.97%) OpenView
3 5 (6.41%) Ansible
3 5 (6.41%) Forum Sentry
4 4 (5.13%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.56%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 72 (92.31%) Oracle
2 69 (88.46%) Red Hat
3 34 (43.59%) Sun
4 31 (39.74%) HP
5 22 (28.21%) Cisco
5 22 (28.21%) F5
6 14 (17.95%) IBM
6 14 (17.95%) PlateSpin
6 14 (17.95%) VMware
7 13 (16.67%) Axway
7 13 (16.67%) Informatica
7 13 (16.67%) Siebel
7 13 (16.67%) Veritas
8 7 (8.97%) Cognos
8 7 (8.97%) Opsware
9 3 (3.85%) Borland
9 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.56%) OpenText
10 2 (2.56%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.28%) Atlassian