The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WebLogic Scripting Tool skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebLogic Scripting Tool over the 3 months to 28 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.

WebLogic Scripting Tool (WLST)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 628 616
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic Scripting Tool 4 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.021% 0.048%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.022% 0.054% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 24
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebLogic Scripting Tool is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18600 20427 20076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.25% 38.12% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12804 13984 13005
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 480 413
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

WebLogic Scripting Tool
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebLogic Scripting Tool as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for WebLogic Scripting Tool in the UK

WebLogic Scripting Tool
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic Scripting Tool in the UK

WebLogic Scripting Tool
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic Scripting Tool within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +24 4 £425 +6.25%
North West +27 2 £425 +6.25%
Merseyside +2 2 £425 +6.25%
London +22 1 - -
South East +9 1 - -
Liverpool 0 1 £425 +6.25%
City of London -9 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic Scripting Tool also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WebLogic Scripting Tool.

1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus

WebLogic Scripting Tool
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Portal Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WebCenter Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) WorldPay