Period
to 15 July 2018

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 6 months to 15 July 2018 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
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 402 339 260
Rank change year-on-year -63 -79 +21
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 607 701 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.73% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 4.32% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 470 703
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% -
10th Percentile £339 £325 £304
90th Percentile £575 £569 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £415
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 13
UK median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +166.67% -56.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +166.67% -56.20%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17,175 16,245 19,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.55% 16.98% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,290 10,485 12,827
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +6.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 395 472
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £52.50 £45.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.39
% change year-on-year -2.56% -4.36% +10.22%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WebLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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 16 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 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
England -53 548 £475 - 81
UK excluding London -50 383 £425 -5.56% 59
London -50 206 £525 +8.25% 30
South East -50 103 £480 -4.00% 24
North of England -43 97 £400 - 13
Midlands +30 72 £375 -24.67% 5
West Midlands +8 63 £360 -28.00% 4
East of England -20 45 £413 -10.81% 6
North West -6 40 £420 -1.18% 6
North East -56 30 £350 -9.09%
Yorkshire 0 27 £419 -6.94% 7
South West -20 24 £431 +1.47% 3
Scotland -24 20 £415 +25.76% 7
Wales -7 14 £500 -4.76%
East Midlands +12 9 £475 +31.03% 1
Northern Ireland +19 8 £431 +1.41% 1

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 433 (71.33%) Oracle
2 409 (67.38%) Java
3 256 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (35.91%) Unix
5 185 (30.48%) WebSphere
6 181 (29.82%) Tomcat
7 176 (29.00%) Linux
7 176 (29.00%) SQL
8 156 (25.70%) OO
9 155 (25.54%) TDD
10 152 (25.04%) JBoss
11 150 (24.71%) XML
11 150 (24.71%) Ansible
12 148 (24.38%) Puppet
13 147 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
14 138 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
15 135 (22.24%) Jenkins
16 134 (22.08%) NoSQL
17 133 (21.91%) Spring
17 133 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
18 126 (20.76%) J2EE
19 122 (20.10%) MySQL
20 121 (19.93%) Windows
21 118 (19.44%) DevOps
22 115 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
23 111 (18.29%) Finance
24 109 (17.96%) SOA
24 109 (17.96%) Git (software)
25 106 (17.46%) Oracle Database
26 105 (17.30%) Middleware

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
1 185 (30.48%) WebSphere
2 181 (29.82%) Tomcat
3 152 (25.04%) JBoss
4 90 (14.83%) Apache
5 87 (14.33%) OpenStack
6 80 (13.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 43 (7.08%) Oracle Service Bus
8 40 (6.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 39 (6.43%) Confluence
10 33 (5.44%) Jetty
10 33 (5.44%) WebLogic Portal
11 25 (4.12%) WildFly
12 15 (2.47%) IIS
13 12 (1.98%) Liferay
13 12 (1.98%) nginx
14 9 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
17 6 (0.99%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.66%) Windchill
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 17 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (1.81%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 10 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.82%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.33%) Documaker
8 2 (0.33%) Maximo
8 2 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (0.16%) Magento
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.16%) Primavera
9 1 (0.16%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 147 (24.22%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (8.57%) GitHub
4 15 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (2.47%) Amazon S3
5 11 (1.81%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (1.48%) OpenShift
7 9 (1.48%) PaaS
8 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.99%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.49%) Serverless
11 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.33%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.45%) SSL
2 24 (3.95%) HTTP
3 15 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.65%) FTP
5 8 (1.32%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.15%) AMQP
6 7 (1.15%) Network Security
7 6 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.82%) DNS
8 5 (0.82%) SMS
8 5 (0.82%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.66%) SAN
9 4 (0.66%) SSH
10 3 (0.49%) Firewall
11 2 (0.33%) Broadband
11 2 (0.33%) DHCP
11 2 (0.33%) SMTP
11 2 (0.33%) VoIP
11 2 (0.33%) WAN
11 2 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (22.08%) NoSQL
2 122 (20.10%) MySQL
3 106 (17.46%) Oracle Database
4 100 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (8.07%) MongoDB
6 45 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 42 (6.92%) Relational Database
8 39 (6.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 36 (5.93%) RDBMS
9 36 (5.93%) SQL Server
10 24 (3.95%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.95%) Redis
11 23 (3.79%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (2.80%) DB2
14 16 (2.64%) Couchbase
14 16 (2.64%) Riak
15 12 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 135 (22.24%) Jenkins
2 109 (17.96%) Git (software)
3 88 (14.50%) NUnit
4 87 (14.33%) MSTest
5 64 (10.54%) JUnit
6 63 (10.38%) Cucumber
6 63 (10.38%) JIRA
7 54 (8.90%) Maven
8 48 (7.91%) Eclipse
9 41 (6.75%) Selenium
10 37 (6.10%) Toad
11 36 (5.93%) IntelliJ
12 35 (5.77%) Subversion
12 35 (5.77%) Vagrant
13 34 (5.60%) GitLab
14 28 (4.61%) SoapUI
15 23 (3.79%) Ant
16 22 (3.62%) Bitbucket
17 16 (2.64%) Grunt
17 16 (2.64%) Mockito
General
1 111 (18.29%) Finance
2 24 (3.95%) Banking
3 12 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.81%) Back Office
4 11 (1.81%) Retail
5 8 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.66%) Legal
7 3 (0.49%) Law
8 2 (0.33%) Advertising
8 2 (0.33%) Electronics
8 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.33%) French Language
8 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.16%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.16%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (44.65%) Developer
2 199 (32.78%) Java Developer
3 80 (13.18%) Senior Developer
4 78 (12.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 51 (8.40%) Architect
6 49 (8.07%) Analyst
7 46 (7.58%) Digital Developer
7 46 (7.58%) Digital Transformation
8 44 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 31 (5.11%) Test Analyst
10 24 (3.95%) Scala Developer
11 20 (3.29%) DBA
11 20 (3.29%) Oracle DBA
11 20 (3.29%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (3.29%) Technical Architect
12 19 (3.13%) Administrator
13 15 (2.47%) Java Engineer
13 15 (2.47%) Tester
14 14 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (2.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (24.71%) XML
2 133 (21.91%) Spring
3 126 (20.76%) J2EE
4 105 (17.30%) Middleware
5 96 (15.82%) Web Services
6 95 (15.65%) JMS
7 87 (14.33%) Hibernate
8 83 (13.67%) SOAP
9 76 (12.52%) REST
10 63 (10.38%) JSON
11 60 (9.88%) EJB
12 54 (8.90%) HTML
13 50 (8.24%) Java EE
14 48 (7.91%) Oracle Fusion
15 42 (6.92%) CSS
15 42 (6.92%) HTML5
16 41 (6.75%) JSP
16 41 (6.75%) RESTful
17 37 (6.10%) XSD
18 35 (5.77%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (2.64%) Mainframe
5 13 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.81%) Clustering
7 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.32%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.32%) User Experience
9 7 (1.15%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.99%) DataPower
11 5 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.66%) Equities
12 4 (0.66%) Fintech
12 4 (0.66%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.66%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 218 (35.91%) Unix
2 176 (29.00%) Linux
3 121 (19.93%) Windows
4 49 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (4.78%) Solaris
6 21 (3.46%) AIX
6 21 (3.46%) Windows Server
7 14 (2.31%) VME
8 9 (1.48%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.15%) CentOS
9 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.99%) HPUX
10 6 (0.99%) MVS
10 6 (0.99%) SUSE
11 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.49%) Android
12 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.49%) Debian
12 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (25.70%) OO
3 155 (25.54%) TDD
4 133 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
5 118 (19.44%) DevOps
6 109 (17.96%) SOA
7 95 (15.65%) Configuration Management
8 67 (11.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 65 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
10 59 (9.72%) Test Automation
11 54 (8.90%) Microservices
12 49 (8.07%) Scrum
13 48 (7.91%) Migration
14 44 (7.25%) BDD
14 44 (7.25%) Deployment Automation
15 41 (6.75%) Data Modelling
16 40 (6.59%) Problem Management
16 40 (6.59%) Test Scripting
17 37 (6.10%) Test Strategy
18 36 (5.93%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 409 (67.38%) Java
2 176 (29.00%) SQL
3 87 (14.33%) JavaScript
4 70 (11.53%) Shell Script
5 66 (10.87%) PL/SQL
6 60 (9.88%) Perl
7 56 (9.23%) Python
8 34 (5.60%) Java 8
9 30 (4.94%) Scala
10 29 (4.78%) Ruby
11 20 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.97%) PowerShell
13 15 (2.47%) C#
14 13 (2.14%) Groovy
15 9 (1.48%) Haskell
15 9 (1.48%) XQuery
16 8 (1.32%) C++
17 7 (1.15%) VB
17 7 (1.15%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 6 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 86 (14.17%) Security Cleared
2 61 (10.05%) SC Cleared
3 47 (7.74%) ISEB
4 39 (6.43%) ISTQB
4 39 (6.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (3.29%) Degree
6 10 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.66%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.49%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.16%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.31%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.33%) GDPR
3 2 (0.33%) PMO
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (13.34%) Docker
2 13 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.82%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.49%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 150 (24.71%) Ansible
2 148 (24.38%) Puppet
3 138 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (3.13%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.80%) Terraform
6 16 (2.64%) Cobbler
7 11 (1.81%) CA Single Sign-On
7 11 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (1.65%) Data Guard
8 10 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
9 7 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 7 (1.15%) Salt
10 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (0.99%) Forum Sentry
10 6 (0.99%) Grafana
10 6 (0.99%) Kibana
11 5 (0.82%) HP ALM
12 3 (0.49%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 433 (71.33%) Oracle
2 105 (17.30%) webMethods
3 77 (12.69%) IBM
4 53 (8.73%) Red Hat
5 43 (7.08%) BEA
6 32 (5.27%) Informatica
6 32 (5.27%) Microsoft
7 21 (3.46%) Axway
8 18 (2.97%) TIBCO
9 15 (2.47%) Pega
9 15 (2.47%) SAP
10 14 (2.31%) HP
11 11 (1.81%) CA
11 11 (1.81%) Google
11 11 (1.81%) Siebel
11 11 (1.81%) Sun
11 11 (1.81%) VMware
12 10 (1.65%) Adobe
13 9 (1.48%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.48%) CheckPoint