The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 30 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.

Oracle WebLogic Server
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 260 241
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 396 481 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.89% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 5.17% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 285 272
Median daily rate £475 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +18.75% -0.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £34.25
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7862 9307 9295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.27% 17.19% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5141 5965 5523
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 219 346
Median hourly rate £18.59 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.15% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +2 380 £475 +13.77% 61
London +38 142 £451 +0.11% 29
South East +11 81 £518 +29.37% 9
East of England +31 48 £463 +2.77% 3
North East +3 43 £450 +46.34% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 42 £450 +48.14% 2
Tyne and Wear -1 42 £450 +46.34% 2
South West +21 35 £426 -5.33% 5
Essex +12 32 £469 +4.16%
West Sussex +21 22 £513 -21.15%
Southend-on-Sea -3 22 £469 +28.42%
Hampshire -4 18 £550 +37.50% 3
Surrey +8 17 £535 +36.74% 2
Worthing +26 15 £512 -21.30%
Berkshire +12 15 £513 +46.42% 2
City of London -1 14 £625 +19.04% 9
West Midlands -47 14 £500 - 3
Hertfordshire +3 10 £400 -15.78% 2
Telford +7 9 £500 -9.09% 2
Shropshire -1 9 £500 -9.09% 2
North West -2 7 £425 +3.03% 5
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
Redhill - 7 £538 -
Wales - 7 £525 - 2
Reading +11 6 £525 +50.00% 1
Gloucestershire +5 6 £415 -24.54%
Croydon +14 5 £405 -
West Wales - 5 £525 -
Swansea - 5 £525 -
Warwickshire +2 4 £400 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 567 (75.40%) Oracle
2 461 (61.30%) Java
3 340 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
4 332 (44.15%) Linux
5 285 (37.90%) Unix
6 258 (34.31%) SQL
7 226 (30.05%) Oracle Database
8 213 (28.32%) J2EE
9 212 (28.19%) Web Services
10 202 (26.86%) XML
11 192 (25.53%) JBoss
12 175 (23.27%) Windows
13 173 (23.01%) Jenkins
14 166 (22.07%) DevOps
15 160 (21.28%) Git (software)
15 160 (21.28%) Tomcat
15 160 (21.28%) Spring
16 153 (20.35%) WebSphere
17 152 (20.21%) Apache
18 144 (19.15%) Red Hat
19 140 (18.62%) JavaScript
20 132 (17.55%) SOAP
21 131 (17.42%) Security Cleared
22 130 (17.29%) HTML
23 120 (15.96%) Middleware
24 119 (15.82%) PL/SQL
24 119 (15.82%) Finance
25 118 (15.69%) Hibernate
25 118 (15.69%) SOA
26 114 (15.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebLogic
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
1 192 (25.53%) JBoss
2 160 (21.28%) Tomcat
3 153 (20.35%) WebSphere
4 152 (20.21%) Apache
5 102 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 72 (9.57%) Confluence
7 46 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 31 (4.12%) Oracle Application Server
8 31 (4.12%) WebLogic Portal
9 30 (3.99%) IIS
10 26 (3.46%) nginx
11 25 (3.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (3.19%) GlassFish
12 24 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
13 18 (2.39%) CMS
13 18 (2.39%) Oracle Workflow
14 17 (2.26%) ATG Dynamo
15 14 (1.86%) Tuxedo
16 11 (1.46%) iPlanet
17 9 (1.20%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (3.59%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (1.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 12 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.53%) Murex MxG2000
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.27%) Maximo
10 2 (0.27%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.27%) Primavera
11 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 83 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.93%) IaaS
3 22 (2.93%) Trello
4 20 (2.66%) PaaS
5 10 (1.33%) GitHub
5 10 (1.33%) SaaS
6 6 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.80%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.80%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.27%) Force.com
9 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.27%) Google Checkout
9 2 (0.27%) Slack
9 2 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.52%) HTTP
2 44 (5.85%) Firewall
3 39 (5.19%) SSL
4 38 (5.05%) TCP/IP
5 37 (4.92%) LDAP
6 25 (3.32%) DNS
6 25 (3.32%) Internet
7 14 (1.86%) SSH
8 13 (1.73%) Kerberos
8 13 (1.73%) SAN
9 9 (1.20%) BIG-IP
9 9 (1.20%) WAN
10 8 (1.06%) LAN
10 8 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (0.93%) FTP
11 7 (0.93%) NAS
12 6 (0.80%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.80%) WinSCP
13 5 (0.66%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (30.05%) Oracle Database
2 98 (13.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 73 (9.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 68 (9.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 64 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
6 58 (7.71%) SQL Server
7 41 (5.45%) Relational Database
8 36 (4.79%) MySQL
9 35 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
10 34 (4.52%) MongoDB
11 26 (3.46%) DB2
11 26 (3.46%) NoSQL
11 26 (3.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 19 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (2.39%) Endeca
13 18 (2.39%) Oracle ODI
14 17 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 14 (1.86%) Oracle OWB
16 14 (1.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 173 (23.01%) Jenkins
2 160 (21.28%) Git (software)
3 113 (15.03%) JIRA
4 82 (10.90%) Maven
5 75 (9.97%) Selenium
6 74 (9.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 74 (9.84%) Subversion
7 53 (7.05%) Ant
7 53 (7.05%) JUnit
8 43 (5.72%) Cucumber
9 36 (4.79%) SoapUI
10 34 (4.52%) Eclipse
10 34 (4.52%) Oracle APEX
11 32 (4.26%) Gradle
12 27 (3.59%) GitLab
13 22 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
13 22 (2.93%) ProC
13 22 (2.93%) Vagrant
14 20 (2.66%) JBehave
15 19 (2.53%) CA Gen
General
1 119 (15.82%) Finance
2 54 (7.18%) Banking
3 24 (3.19%) Retail
4 19 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.46%) Electronics
7 11 (1.46%) Marketing
8 8 (1.06%) Advertising
8 8 (1.06%) Back Office
9 5 (0.66%) Front Office
10 4 (0.53%) Billing
11 3 (0.40%) Games
12 2 (0.27%) German Language
12 2 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 280 (37.23%) Developer
2 176 (23.40%) Java Developer
3 125 (16.62%) Architect
4 64 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 49 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
6 47 (6.25%) DBA
6 47 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
7 40 (5.32%) Consultant
8 36 (4.79%) Oracle Architect
9 35 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.39%) Technical Architect
11 28 (3.72%) Analyst
12 27 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (3.32%) Administrator
13 25 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
14 21 (2.79%) Applications Support
15 20 (2.66%) Software Engineer
16 19 (2.53%) Agile Developer
17 18 (2.39%) Agile Java Developer
18 17 (2.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (28.32%) J2EE
2 212 (28.19%) Web Services
3 202 (26.86%) XML
4 160 (21.28%) Spring
5 132 (17.55%) SOAP
6 130 (17.29%) HTML
7 120 (15.96%) Middleware
8 118 (15.69%) Hibernate
9 111 (14.76%) REST
10 103 (13.70%) JMS
11 96 (12.77%) CSS
12 93 (12.37%) JSP
13 88 (11.70%) XSLT
14 78 (10.37%) EJB
15 75 (9.97%) JSON
16 74 (9.84%) Java EE
17 60 (7.98%) Struts
18 58 (7.71%) Servlets
19 52 (6.91%) Oracle Fusion
20 51 (6.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.65%) Clustering
3 31 (4.12%) iPad
4 27 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (3.46%) Virtual Team
6 20 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.39%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 12 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (1.46%) PKI
11 10 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.20%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.06%) User Experience
14 7 (0.93%) DataPower
14 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
15 6 (0.80%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.80%) Derivative
15 6 (0.80%) Market Risk
16 4 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 332 (44.15%) Linux
2 285 (37.90%) Unix
3 175 (23.27%) Windows
4 114 (15.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (9.57%) AIX
6 67 (8.91%) Windows Server
7 46 (6.12%) Solaris
8 32 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.66%) HPUX
10 15 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (1.73%) VME
13 10 (1.33%) Android
14 9 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (1.06%) MVS
15 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.93%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.93%) SUSE
16 7 (0.93%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (22.07%) DevOps
3 118 (15.69%) SOA
4 110 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (13.83%) Configuration Management
6 103 (13.70%) Open Source
7 93 (12.37%) Scrum
8 89 (11.84%) OO
9 85 (11.30%) E-Commerce
10 81 (10.77%) TDD
11 77 (10.24%) Performance Tuning
11 77 (10.24%) SDLC
12 73 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
13 71 (9.44%) ITIL
14 63 (8.38%) UML
15 57 (7.58%) Waterfall
16 53 (7.05%) Mentoring
17 51 (6.78%) High Availability
18 44 (5.85%) BDD
18 44 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 461 (61.30%) Java
2 258 (34.31%) SQL
3 140 (18.62%) JavaScript
4 119 (15.82%) PL/SQL
5 109 (14.49%) Perl
6 67 (8.91%) Python
7 62 (8.24%) Shell Script
8 44 (5.85%) C
8 44 (5.85%) PowerShell
9 38 (5.05%) Groovy
10 27 (3.59%) PHP
11 24 (3.19%) C#
12 22 (2.93%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.66%) Ruby
13 20 (2.66%) Scala
14 16 (2.13%) C++
15 12 (1.60%) XPath
16 9 (1.20%) Korn
17 7 (0.93%) COBOL
18 6 (0.80%) Jython
Qualifications
1 131 (17.42%) Security Cleared
2 93 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 49 (6.52%) Degree
4 23 (3.06%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.73%) ISEB
6 12 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (1.46%) Sun Certification
8 9 (1.20%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.66%) OCP
9 5 (0.66%) OCPJP
9 5 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.53%) CCIE
10 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.53%) CISSP
10 4 (0.53%) RHCE
10 4 (0.53%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.40%) PMP
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.32%) QA
2 20 (2.66%) SLA
3 10 (1.33%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.66%) MiFID
6 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.40%) PMO
7 3 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 65 (8.64%) Docker
2 59 (7.85%) Active Directory
3 49 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
4 28 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.06%) NFS
8 7 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.93%) PowerHA
9 6 (0.80%) KVM
10 4 (0.53%) vCloud
10 4 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.40%) Xen
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.13%) vSphere
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 82 (10.90%) Puppet
2 72 (9.57%) Ansible
3 34 (4.52%) Dollar Universe
4 33 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (3.72%) Data Guard
6 22 (2.93%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 16 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (1.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 14 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (1.86%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.20%) Rundeck
10 9 (1.20%) SCCM
11 7 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.93%) Nessus
11 7 (0.93%) Packer
11 7 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 7 (0.93%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.80%) vRealize
Vendors
1 567 (75.40%) Oracle
2 144 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 68 (9.04%) IBM
4 58 (7.71%) TIBCO
5 56 (7.45%) ATG
6 50 (6.65%) HP
7 49 (6.52%) VMware
8 47 (6.25%) BEA
9 46 (6.12%) Microsoft
10 38 (5.05%) Informatica
11 37 (4.92%) webMethods
12 35 (4.65%) Atlassian
13 28 (3.72%) Cisco
14 27 (3.59%) F5
15 22 (2.93%) Google
16 21 (2.79%) Sun
17 19 (2.53%) hybris
18 16 (2.13%) SAP
18 16 (2.13%) Sonatype
19 15 (1.99%) Siebel
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