Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 420 307 279
Rank change year-on-year -113 -28 -39
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 545 712 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.77% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 4.49% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 463 563
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.78% -4.57%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.67% +12.50% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -31.65%
10th Percentile £38.25 £36.25 £23.90
90th Percentile £44.75 £38.75 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -31.65%

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 16,650 15,858 18,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.47% 17.11% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,041 10,218 11,739
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £243
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £393
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.46% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 329 462
UK median hourly rate £18.67 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -9.52% +13.51%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.65 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £47.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% +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 April 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 19 April 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 -104 507 £500 +11.11% 104
UK excluding London -84 309 £438 -2.67% 75
London -39 227 £525 +13.82% 35
South East -30 121 £485 -3.96% 21
North of England -41 80 £400 - 30
North West -5 43 £425 +3.03% 10
Midlands +2 36 £375 -16.67% 10
East of England -48 35 £443 +4.12% 4
West Midlands -14 28 £350 -17.65% 3
North East -28 24 £350 -10.54% 8
Scotland -32 14 £423 +30.00% 2
Yorkshire -5 13 £413 -8.33% 12
South West -39 10 £438 - 4
Wales -22 9 £540 +16.76% 2
East Midlands -4 8 £375 -23.08% 7
Northern Ireland - 6 £431 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 390 (71.56%) Oracle
2 363 (66.61%) Java
3 257 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
4 219 (40.18%) Tomcat
5 177 (32.48%) Linux
6 171 (31.38%) Puppet
7 169 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
8 165 (30.28%) Unix
9 163 (29.91%) WebSphere
10 161 (29.54%) Ansible
11 158 (28.99%) SQL
12 157 (28.81%) TDD
13 154 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
14 153 (28.07%) JBoss
15 148 (27.16%) Opscode Chef
16 145 (26.61%) MySQL
17 144 (26.42%) Spring
18 141 (25.87%) OO
18 141 (25.87%) NoSQL
19 133 (24.40%) Jenkins
20 126 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
20 126 (23.12%) Git (software)
21 120 (22.02%) XML
22 117 (21.47%) Finance
23 111 (20.37%) J2EE
24 109 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
24 109 (20.00%) DevOps
25 106 (19.45%) Web Services
26 101 (18.53%) OpenStack
27 100 (18.35%) Hibernate

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
1 219 (40.18%) Tomcat
2 163 (29.91%) WebSphere
3 153 (28.07%) JBoss
4 101 (18.53%) OpenStack
5 97 (17.80%) Apache
6 59 (10.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 37 (6.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 30 (5.50%) Confluence
9 25 (4.59%) Jetty
10 23 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (3.85%) WildFly
12 20 (3.67%) WebLogic Portal
13 13 (2.39%) nginx
14 12 (2.20%) IIS
14 12 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (1.28%) Oracle Beehive
17 5 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
17 5 (0.92%) Tuxedo
17 5 (0.92%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 12 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (2.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.37%) Maximo
6 2 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.18%) Documaker
7 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.18%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 169 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (23.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (8.07%) GitHub
4 18 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (2.39%) Amazon S3
7 12 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.65%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (1.47%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.92%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.73%) PaaS
13 2 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.37%) IaaS
13 2 (0.37%) SaaS
13 2 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.24%) SSL
2 31 (5.69%) HTTP
3 23 (4.22%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.65%) SAN
5 8 (1.47%) HTTPS
6 7 (1.28%) Firewall
6 7 (1.28%) tcpdump
6 7 (1.28%) Wireshark
7 6 (1.10%) DNS
8 5 (0.92%) FTP
9 4 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.73%) Network Security
9 4 (0.73%) SMS
9 4 (0.73%) WAN
10 3 (0.55%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.55%) SSH
11 2 (0.37%) Broadband
11 2 (0.37%) FCoE
11 2 (0.37%) LAN
11 2 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (26.61%) MySQL
2 141 (25.87%) NoSQL
3 109 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (15.23%) Oracle Database
5 59 (10.83%) MongoDB
6 48 (8.81%) Relational Database
7 42 (7.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 38 (6.97%) RDBMS
9 35 (6.42%) SQL Server
10 24 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (4.22%) Hadoop
12 22 (4.04%) Redis
13 21 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
15 19 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
16 13 (2.39%) Hazelcast
17 12 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (2.20%) DB2
18 10 (1.83%) Oracle BI EE
19 9 (1.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 133 (24.40%) Jenkins
2 126 (23.12%) Git (software)
3 99 (18.17%) MSTest
3 99 (18.17%) NUnit
4 76 (13.94%) JUnit
5 55 (10.09%) Cucumber
6 52 (9.54%) Eclipse
6 52 (9.54%) Maven
7 51 (9.36%) Selenium
8 46 (8.44%) Subversion
9 45 (8.26%) IntelliJ
9 45 (8.26%) JIRA
10 31 (5.69%) Vagrant
11 30 (5.50%) GitLab
12 27 (4.95%) Ant
13 26 (4.77%) Mockito
14 20 (3.67%) SoapUI
15 18 (3.30%) Toad
16 13 (2.39%) CA Gen
16 13 (2.39%) Gradle
General
1 117 (21.47%) Finance
2 26 (4.77%) Retail Banking
3 16 (2.94%) Banking
4 13 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.65%) Back Office
6 8 (1.47%) Law
6 8 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.55%) Marketing
7 3 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.18%) German Language
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 269 (49.36%) Developer
2 194 (35.60%) Java Developer
3 87 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 84 (15.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 52 (9.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 47 (8.62%) Digital Developer
6 47 (8.62%) Scala Developer
7 46 (8.44%) Digital Transformation
8 39 (7.16%) Architect
9 31 (5.69%) Analyst
10 21 (3.85%) DBA
11 20 (3.67%) Oracle DBA
12 17 (3.12%) AWS Developer
12 17 (3.12%) Java Engineer
13 16 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (2.94%) Test Analyst
14 15 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
14 15 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (2.39%) Consultant
15 13 (2.39%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (26.42%) Spring
2 120 (22.02%) XML
3 111 (20.37%) J2EE
4 106 (19.45%) Web Services
5 100 (18.35%) Hibernate
6 94 (17.25%) SOAP
7 80 (14.68%) JMS
8 79 (14.50%) Middleware
9 75 (13.76%) EJB
9 75 (13.76%) REST
10 71 (13.03%) HTML
11 63 (11.56%) CSS
12 51 (9.36%) JSON
13 48 (8.81%) HTML5
14 45 (8.26%) Java EE
14 45 (8.26%) JSP
15 43 (7.89%) XSD
16 41 (7.52%) JPA
16 41 (7.52%) RESTful
17 39 (7.16%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.39%) N-Tier
4 12 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (1.47%) Clustering
6 8 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.73%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.73%) DataPower
8 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
8 4 (0.73%) Market Risk
8 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.73%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.73%) Replication
8 4 (0.73%) User Experience
9 3 (0.55%) Derivative
9 3 (0.55%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 177 (32.48%) Linux
2 165 (30.28%) Unix
3 91 (16.70%) Windows
4 45 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (4.40%) Solaris
6 14 (2.57%) AIX
7 10 (1.83%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.65%) CentOS
8 9 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.47%) Debian
9 8 (1.47%) HPUX
9 8 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.28%) SUSE
11 6 (1.10%) MVS
11 6 (1.10%) VME
12 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.55%) Android
13 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (28.81%) TDD
3 154 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
4 141 (25.87%) OO
5 109 (20.00%) DevOps
6 92 (16.88%) SOA
7 87 (15.96%) Microservices
8 83 (15.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 63 (11.56%) Configuration Management
10 57 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
11 52 (9.54%) Test Automation
12 47 (8.62%) Migration
13 44 (8.07%) Scrum
14 43 (7.89%) BDD
14 43 (7.89%) Open Source
15 41 (7.52%) MVC
16 40 (7.34%) Waterfall
17 34 (6.24%) Mentoring
18 29 (5.32%) Coaching
19 27 (4.95%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 363 (66.61%) Java
2 158 (28.99%) SQL
3 98 (17.98%) JavaScript
4 75 (13.76%) PL/SQL
5 55 (10.09%) Python
6 54 (9.91%) Perl
7 51 (9.36%) Scala
8 43 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 42 (7.71%) Java 8
10 32 (5.87%) Bash Shell
11 24 (4.40%) Ruby
12 17 (3.12%) C
13 13 (2.39%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.83%) Groovy
15 9 (1.65%) C#
15 9 (1.65%) VB
16 6 (1.10%) Korn
16 6 (1.10%) PHP
16 6 (1.10%) VBA
16 6 (1.10%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 71 (13.03%) Security Cleared
2 55 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.04%) ISEB
4 17 (3.12%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (2.57%) Degree
6 6 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.37%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.18%) OCP
11 1 (0.18%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.92%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) GDPR
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 77 (14.13%) Docker
2 14 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.02%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.55%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.37%) Samba
8 1 (0.18%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 171 (31.38%) Puppet
2 161 (29.54%) Ansible
3 148 (27.16%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (3.85%) Kibana
4 21 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 20 (3.67%) Terraform
6 18 (3.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 16 (2.94%) Grafana
8 14 (2.57%) CA Single Sign-On
9 11 (2.02%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (1.83%) Data Guard
10 10 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (1.47%) Salt
12 7 (1.28%) Cobbler
13 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 5 (0.92%) HP ALM
14 5 (0.92%) logstash
15 4 (0.73%) Forum Sentry
15 4 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Management
15 4 (0.73%) Packer
Vendors
1 390 (71.56%) Oracle
2 62 (11.38%) webMethods
3 47 (8.62%) Red Hat
4 40 (7.34%) IBM
5 30 (5.50%) Microsoft
6 23 (4.22%) BEA
7 20 (3.67%) Google
8 19 (3.49%) Informatica
9 16 (2.94%) Pega
10 15 (2.75%) Axway
11 13 (2.39%) HP
12 11 (2.02%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.47%) SAP
13 8 (1.47%) VMware
14 7 (1.28%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.28%) Sun
15 6 (1.10%) Atlassian
15 6 (1.10%) Fujitsu
15 6 (1.10%) Siebel
15 6 (1.10%) Sonatype