Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 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
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 260 299
Rank change year-on-year -86 +39 -55
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 677 1063 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.98% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 5.34% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 667 498
UK median daily rate £448 £442 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.36% +3.88% +3.34%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £313
90th Percentile £556 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -1.18% +3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 7
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% -15.15%
10th Percentile £38.50 £15.00 £18.94
90th Percentile £45.50 £36.40 £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% -15.15%

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 16254 19893 20130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.86% 18.34% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10512 13085 12442
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 492 693
UK median hourly rate £19.82 £20.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.82% +1.95% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.75 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.16% +3.65% +14.29%

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 19 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 August 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
England -92 619 £450 +1.81% 35
UK excluding London -60 439 £420 -1.18% 22
London -58 212 £490 +3.16% 16
North of England +12 136 £375 +12.78% 8
North East +35 99 £350 +18.64% 3
South East -88 99 £500 +5.26% 5
East of England +8 68 £400 -9.86% 4
South West +13 45 £400 -6.43% 1
Midlands -80 44 £469 +13.04% 1
West Midlands -68 31 £500 +17.65%
North West +9 25 £413 +7.14% 1
Northern Ireland - 22 £423 - 2
Scotland +22 19 £346 -7.67%
Yorkshire +11 12 £450 -10.00% 4
East Midlands -20 10 £325 - 1
Wales +10 8 £525 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 532 (78.58%) Oracle
2 366 (54.06%) Java
3 294 (43.43%) Unix
4 289 (42.69%) Linux
5 262 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
6 240 (35.45%) SQL
7 232 (34.27%) JBoss
8 211 (31.17%) WebSphere
9 198 (29.25%) Tomcat
10 190 (28.06%) XML
11 189 (27.92%) J2EE
12 164 (24.22%) Spring
13 158 (23.34%) Apache
14 150 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
15 141 (20.83%) Red Hat
16 138 (20.38%) Oracle Database
17 137 (20.24%) Web Services
18 129 (19.05%) DevOps
19 124 (18.32%) Security Cleared
20 123 (18.17%) Hibernate
21 122 (18.02%) Puppet
22 118 (17.43%) TDD
23 117 (17.28%) Windows
24 114 (16.84%) CSS
25 109 (16.10%) JavaScript
26 107 (15.81%) PL/SQL
26 107 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
27 104 (15.36%) HTML
28 103 (15.21%) SOAP
29 102 (15.07%) REST

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
1 232 (34.27%) JBoss
2 211 (31.17%) WebSphere
3 198 (29.25%) Tomcat
4 158 (23.34%) Apache
5 76 (11.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 59 (8.71%) OpenStack
7 57 (8.42%) Oracle Application Server
8 49 (7.24%) iPlanet
9 47 (6.94%) Confluence
9 47 (6.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (4.28%) Oracle Service Bus
11 26 (3.84%) IIS
11 26 (3.84%) WebLogic Portal
12 19 (2.81%) SharePoint
13 15 (2.22%) GlassFish
14 13 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
15 12 (1.77%) Mule
15 12 (1.77%) nginx
16 11 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 10 (1.48%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (4.28%) Oracle BPM
2 26 (3.84%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (3.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 12 (1.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 12 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Retail
6 9 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (1.18%) Pega PRPC
8 7 (1.03%) Unica
9 3 (0.44%) Maximo
10 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (0.30%) Murex MxG2000
10 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (0.30%) Primavera
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 107 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.69%) PaaS
4 20 (2.95%) IaaS
5 15 (2.22%) Trello
6 9 (1.33%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.33%) SaaS
7 8 (1.18%) GitHub
8 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.30%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.30%) Force.com
10 2 (0.30%) Google Checkout
11 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (12.26%) Firewall
2 73 (10.78%) TCP/IP
3 68 (10.04%) HTTP
4 65 (9.60%) LDAP
5 46 (6.79%) DNS
6 38 (5.61%) SSL
7 25 (3.69%) SSH
8 18 (2.66%) OpenLDAP
9 17 (2.51%) SAN
10 15 (2.22%) Internet
10 15 (2.22%) WAN
11 12 (1.77%) FCoE
11 12 (1.77%) iSCSI
12 10 (1.48%) NAS
13 8 (1.18%) Network Security
13 8 (1.18%) VPN
13 8 (1.18%) X.21
14 7 (1.03%) VLAN
15 6 (0.89%) Kerberos
16 5 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (20.38%) Oracle Database
2 99 (14.62%) MySQL
3 84 (12.41%) Relational Database
4 78 (11.52%) NoSQL
5 57 (8.42%) RDBMS
5 57 (8.42%) SQL Server
6 55 (8.12%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (7.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 50 (7.39%) MongoDB
9 41 (6.06%) DB2
10 34 (5.02%) BusinessObjects
11 33 (4.87%) Oracle Database 12c
12 29 (4.28%) Oracle Database 10g
12 29 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (2.66%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (2.36%) Oracle ODI
15 15 (2.22%) Big Data
15 15 (2.22%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.77%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 101 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 100 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 77 (11.37%) JIRA
4 67 (9.90%) JUnit
5 61 (9.01%) Eclipse
6 57 (8.42%) Maven
6 57 (8.42%) Selenium
7 48 (7.09%) NUnit
8 47 (6.94%) MSTest
9 44 (6.50%) Ant
10 39 (5.76%) Subversion
11 35 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 34 (5.02%) IntelliJ
13 32 (4.73%) SoapUI
14 28 (4.14%) Cucumber
15 24 (3.55%) Oracle APEX
16 22 (3.25%) Grunt
17 21 (3.10%) Oracle Forms
18 17 (2.51%) Hudson
19 16 (2.36%) JMeter
General
1 100 (14.77%) Finance
2 56 (8.27%) Banking
3 50 (7.39%) Retail
4 12 (1.77%) Marketing
5 11 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.48%) Front Office
7 5 (0.74%) Automotive
7 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.44%) Advertising
9 3 (0.44%) Law
9 3 (0.44%) Local Government
9 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (39.59%) Developer
2 190 (28.06%) Java Developer
3 69 (10.19%) Architect
4 51 (7.53%) Administrator
5 48 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 43 (6.35%) DBA
6 43 (6.35%) Oracle DBA
7 42 (6.20%) Senior Developer
8 38 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
9 37 (5.47%) Unix Engineer
10 31 (4.58%) Consultant
11 27 (3.99%) Analyst
12 26 (3.84%) Scala Developer
13 25 (3.69%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
15 22 (3.25%) Digital Developer
16 21 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
17 20 (2.95%) Linux Engineer
18 19 (2.81%) Designer
18 19 (2.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (28.06%) XML
2 189 (27.92%) J2EE
3 164 (24.22%) Spring
4 137 (20.24%) Web Services
5 123 (18.17%) Hibernate
6 114 (16.84%) CSS
7 104 (15.36%) HTML
8 103 (15.21%) SOAP
9 102 (15.07%) REST
10 86 (12.70%) Middleware
11 77 (11.37%) JSP
11 77 (11.37%) Struts
12 64 (9.45%) Java EE
13 63 (9.31%) AngularJS
14 61 (9.01%) JMS
15 58 (8.57%) JSON
16 55 (8.12%) EJB
17 51 (7.53%) XSLT
18 49 (7.24%) HTML5
18 49 (7.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 71 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.83%) Clustering
3 44 (6.50%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.95%) Private Cloud
6 16 (2.36%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.07%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.77%) User Experience
10 11 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.48%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.48%) Replication
12 9 (1.33%) iPad
13 7 (1.03%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.03%) DataPower
13 7 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (0.89%) N-Tier
15 5 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.74%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 294 (43.43%) Unix
2 289 (42.69%) Linux
3 117 (17.28%) Windows
4 87 (12.85%) Solaris
5 85 (12.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 81 (11.96%) AIX
7 63 (9.31%) HPUX
8 49 (7.24%) SUSE
9 40 (5.91%) Windows Server
10 17 (2.51%) Windows XP
11 13 (1.92%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
3 129 (19.05%) DevOps
4 118 (17.43%) TDD
5 99 (14.62%) OO
6 88 (13.00%) SOA
7 82 (12.11%) Open Source
8 71 (10.49%) Scrum
9 69 (10.19%) High Availability
10 67 (9.90%) Load Balancing
11 63 (9.31%) ITIL
12 62 (9.16%) Test Automation
13 61 (9.01%) MVC
14 60 (8.86%) Configuration Management
15 58 (8.57%) Microservices
16 49 (7.24%) Migration
17 45 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
18 41 (6.06%) Mentoring
19 38 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (5.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 366 (54.06%) Java
2 240 (35.45%) SQL
3 109 (16.10%) JavaScript
4 107 (15.81%) PL/SQL
5 89 (13.15%) Perl
6 79 (11.67%) Shell Script
7 40 (5.91%) Python
8 37 (5.47%) Bash Shell
9 35 (5.17%) Scala
10 33 (4.87%) Korn
10 33 (4.87%) PowerShell
11 30 (4.43%) C
12 26 (3.84%) C#
13 21 (3.10%) Groovy
14 18 (2.66%) C-shell
15 17 (2.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 16 (2.36%) C++
17 15 (2.22%) Ruby
18 13 (1.92%) XPath
19 8 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 98 (14.48%) SC Cleared
3 32 (4.73%) Degree
4 16 (2.36%) ISEB
4 16 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.18%) OCPJP
6 7 (1.03%) MySQL Certification
7 6 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.44%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.44%) HND
10 3 (0.44%) PMP
11 2 (0.30%) CCIE
11 2 (0.30%) CCIE Security
11 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.30%) RHCE
11 2 (0.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.84%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.89%) SLA
5 5 (0.74%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 50 (7.39%) Docker
2 49 (7.24%) Active Directory
3 38 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
4 34 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (4.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 23 (3.40%) Hyper-V
6 23 (3.40%) KVM
7 22 (3.25%) NFS
8 15 (2.22%) Samba
9 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.44%) HDFS
11 2 (0.30%) RHEV
11 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) OpenDJ
12 1 (0.15%) Postfix
12 1 (0.15%) RACF
12 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 122 (18.02%) Puppet
2 95 (14.03%) Ansible
3 83 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (3.25%) Dollar Universe
5 19 (2.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 18 (2.66%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (2.07%) Data Guard
7 14 (2.07%) Kibana
8 10 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (1.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 9 (1.33%) OpenView
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 9 (1.33%) Terraform
10 8 (1.18%) ZABBIX
11 7 (1.03%) Grafana
11 7 (1.03%) logstash
11 7 (1.03%) vRealize
12 6 (0.89%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.59%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.59%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 532 (78.58%) Oracle
2 141 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 63 (9.31%) Sun
4 60 (8.86%) IBM
5 53 (7.83%) F5
6 52 (7.68%) Cisco
7 50 (7.39%) VMware
8 49 (7.24%) HP
9 43 (6.35%) webMethods
10 35 (5.17%) TIBCO
11 33 (4.87%) Veritas
12 23 (3.40%) PlateSpin
13 22 (3.25%) BEA
14 21 (3.10%) Informatica
15 19 (2.81%) Atlassian
15 19 (2.81%) Pega
16 17 (2.51%) Microsoft
17 16 (2.36%) Adobe
17 16 (2.36%) ATG
17 16 (2.36%) Cognos