Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 416 289 277
Rank change year-on-year -127 -12 -30
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 546 805 940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 4.74% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 531 562
UK median daily rate £489 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £313
90th Percentile £599 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +3.06% +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -46.00%
10th Percentile £38.25 £36.25 £23.90
90th Percentile £44.75 £39.50 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +38.89% -46.00%

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 16,506 16,977 18,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.25% 17.82% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,027 10,935 11,643
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.85%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 362 501
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £10.99
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.11 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.95% +1.32% +8.57%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -138 514 £500 +13.64% 83
UK excluding London -121 299 £438 +3.06% 70
London -37 234 £525 +15.38% 19
South East -33 119 £500 +5.26% 18
North of England -59 64 £400 +14.29% 23
East of England -33 48 £475 +2.70% 14
Midlands -17 32 £363 -14.71% 3
North West +5 29 £425 - 5
West Midlands -10 25 £350 -15.15%
North East -30 23 £350 +6.06% 2
Yorkshire -6 12 £400 -13.51% 16
Scotland -12 12 £338 +3.85% 4
South West -35 12 £421 -6.39% 6
Northern Ireland - 12 £415 - 1
East Midlands 0 7 £375 -20.00% 3
Wales -44 2 £425 -10.53% 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 391 (71.61%) Oracle
2 361 (66.12%) Java
3 265 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
4 226 (41.39%) Tomcat
5 181 (33.15%) SQL
6 177 (32.42%) JBoss
7 168 (30.77%) Linux
8 165 (30.22%) Puppet
9 161 (29.49%) TDD
10 155 (28.39%) Spring
10 155 (28.39%) Unix
11 154 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
12 153 (28.02%) WebSphere
13 151 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
14 148 (27.11%) Finance
15 145 (26.56%) Ansible
16 136 (24.91%) Opscode Chef
17 135 (24.73%) NoSQL
18 132 (24.18%) MySQL
19 126 (23.08%) OO
20 120 (21.98%) Web Services
21 117 (21.43%) Hibernate
22 115 (21.06%) XML
23 112 (20.51%) J2EE
23 112 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
24 110 (20.15%) JavaScript
24 110 (20.15%) SOAP
25 106 (19.41%) Apache
26 104 (19.05%) SOA
27 103 (18.86%) PostgreSQL

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
1 226 (41.39%) Tomcat
2 177 (32.42%) JBoss
3 153 (28.02%) WebSphere
4 106 (19.41%) Apache
5 103 (18.86%) OpenStack
6 72 (13.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 32 (5.86%) Oracle Service Bus
8 21 (3.85%) Confluence
8 21 (3.85%) Jetty
9 20 (3.66%) WebLogic Portal
10 15 (2.75%) IIS
10 15 (2.75%) Oracle Application Server
11 14 (2.56%) WildFly
12 13 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (2.01%) iPlanet
14 9 (1.65%) nginx
14 9 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 7 (1.28%) Oracle Beehive
16 5 (0.92%) EPiServer
16 5 (0.92%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.66%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (2.93%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.73%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.55%) Siebel CRM
7 2 (0.37%) Maximo
7 2 (0.37%) Unica
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 154 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.40%) GitHub
4 13 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.65%) Google Analytics
7 8 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.10%) IaaS
8 6 (1.10%) PaaS
9 5 (0.92%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.92%) Google Checkout
9 5 (0.92%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.92%) Serverless
10 4 (0.73%) SaaS
11 3 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.06%) TCP/IP
2 37 (6.78%) HTTP
3 34 (6.23%) SSL
4 26 (4.76%) Firewall
5 15 (2.75%) DNS
6 13 (2.38%) SAN
7 11 (2.01%) AMQP
8 10 (1.83%) FTP
9 8 (1.47%) tcpdump
10 7 (1.28%) Wireshark
11 6 (1.10%) WAN
12 5 (0.92%) Internet
12 5 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.92%) SSH
13 4 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
14 3 (0.55%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.55%) LAN
14 3 (0.55%) NAS
14 3 (0.55%) Network Security
15 2 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (24.73%) NoSQL
2 132 (24.18%) MySQL
3 103 (18.86%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (12.27%) MongoDB
5 59 (10.81%) Oracle Database
6 49 (8.97%) Relational Database
7 47 (8.61%) SQL Server
8 34 (6.23%) RDBMS
9 33 (6.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (4.76%) Redis
11 25 (4.58%) Hadoop
12 18 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
13 15 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (2.38%) Couchbase
14 13 (2.38%) Hazelcast
14 13 (2.38%) Riak
15 12 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (2.20%) DB2
16 9 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 100 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 99 (18.13%) MSTest
2 99 (18.13%) NUnit
3 92 (16.85%) Jenkins
4 73 (13.37%) JUnit
5 65 (11.90%) Selenium
6 56 (10.26%) Eclipse
7 54 (9.89%) Maven
8 46 (8.42%) Cucumber
9 42 (7.69%) Subversion
10 31 (5.68%) IntelliJ
11 27 (4.95%) JIRA
12 26 (4.76%) Ant
12 26 (4.76%) Mockito
13 22 (4.03%) Vagrant
14 17 (3.11%) SoapUI
15 16 (2.93%) GitLab
16 15 (2.75%) Toad
17 13 (2.38%) FitNesse
17 13 (2.38%) Grunt
General
1 148 (27.11%) Finance
2 35 (6.41%) Retail Banking
3 24 (4.40%) Banking
4 11 (2.01%) Law
4 11 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.83%) Retail
6 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Marketing
7 4 (0.73%) Publishing
8 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 288 (52.75%) Developer
2 223 (40.84%) Java Developer
3 75 (13.74%) Senior Developer
4 71 (13.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 52 (9.52%) Digital Developer
6 50 (9.16%) Digital Transformation
7 41 (7.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 41 (7.51%) Scala Developer
8 38 (6.96%) Architect
9 26 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (4.58%) Analyst
11 21 (3.85%) DBA
12 20 (3.66%) Oracle DBA
13 19 (3.48%) Applications Support
13 19 (3.48%) Support Engineer
14 18 (3.30%) Administrator
15 15 (2.75%) AWS Developer
15 15 (2.75%) Java Scala Developer
16 13 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
16 13 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (28.39%) Spring
2 120 (21.98%) Web Services
3 117 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 115 (21.06%) XML
5 112 (20.51%) J2EE
6 110 (20.15%) SOAP
7 94 (17.22%) HTML
8 91 (16.67%) CSS
9 80 (14.65%) EJB
10 77 (14.10%) REST
11 70 (12.82%) JMS
12 63 (11.54%) HTML5
13 62 (11.36%) Middleware
14 48 (8.79%) JSP
15 47 (8.61%) AngularJS
16 44 (8.06%) Java EE
17 41 (7.51%) JPA
18 37 (6.78%) EclipseLink
18 37 (6.78%) RESTful
19 36 (6.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (2.75%) Clustering
4 14 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 12 (2.20%) User Experience
6 10 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.73%) Grid Computing
11 4 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.73%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.37%) DataPower
12 2 (0.37%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.37%) PMI
12 2 (0.37%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 168 (30.77%) Linux
2 155 (28.39%) Unix
3 74 (13.55%) Windows
4 57 (10.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (8.79%) Solaris
6 20 (3.66%) AIX
7 17 (3.11%) HPUX
8 14 (2.56%) SUSE
9 8 (1.47%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.47%) Windows Server
10 6 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.92%) CentOS
11 5 (0.92%) Debian
11 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (29.49%) TDD
3 151 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
4 126 (23.08%) OO
5 104 (19.05%) SOA
6 95 (17.40%) Microservices
7 94 (17.22%) DevOps
8 89 (16.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 70 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 52 (9.52%) Scrum
11 50 (9.16%) MVC
12 44 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 42 (7.69%) Open Source
14 40 (7.33%) BDD
15 37 (6.78%) Integration Testing
16 34 (6.23%) Kanban
17 33 (6.04%) Software Engineering
17 33 (6.04%) Waterfall
18 32 (5.86%) Migration
19 31 (5.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 361 (66.12%) Java
2 181 (33.15%) SQL
3 110 (20.15%) JavaScript
4 84 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 48 (8.79%) Shell Script
6 43 (7.88%) Scala
7 40 (7.33%) Python
8 36 (6.59%) Perl
9 32 (5.86%) Bash Shell
10 27 (4.95%) C
11 23 (4.21%) Ruby
12 11 (2.01%) Groovy
13 10 (1.83%) Korn
13 10 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.47%) VB
15 6 (1.10%) C#
16 5 (0.92%) Jython
16 5 (0.92%) XQuery
17 4 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 4 (0.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 47 (8.61%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.56%) Degree
4 13 (2.38%) ISEB
5 9 (1.65%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.73%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.18%) OCP
10 1 (0.18%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.83%) QA
2 9 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 67 (12.27%) Docker
2 15 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.28%) VirtualBox
5 6 (1.10%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.92%) ISA Server
6 5 (0.92%) NFS
6 5 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.55%) KVM
8 3 (0.55%) SRDF
8 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.55%) vSphere
8 3 (0.55%) Xen
8 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.55%) XenServer
9 2 (0.37%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.37%) Samba
9 2 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 165 (30.22%) Puppet
2 145 (26.56%) Ansible
3 136 (24.91%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (4.76%) Kibana
5 21 (3.85%) Grafana
6 17 (3.11%) Terraform
7 14 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 11 (2.01%) CA Single Sign-On
9 10 (1.83%) Data Guard
9 10 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (1.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 8 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (1.28%) Cobbler
12 6 (1.10%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.92%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.92%) logstash
13 5 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
14 4 (0.73%) Packer
15 3 (0.55%) NetBackup
16 2 (0.37%) OpenView
Vendors
1 391 (71.61%) Oracle
2 61 (11.17%) Red Hat
3 55 (10.07%) webMethods
4 27 (4.95%) IBM
5 23 (4.21%) Microsoft
6 22 (4.03%) Google
7 21 (3.85%) BEA
8 20 (3.66%) HP
9 19 (3.48%) Cisco
10 16 (2.93%) F5
10 16 (2.93%) TIBCO
11 15 (2.75%) Sun
12 11 (2.01%) VMware
13 10 (1.83%) SAP
14 9 (1.65%) Informatica
15 8 (1.47%) NetApp
16 7 (1.28%) Splunk
17 6 (1.10%) EMC
18 5 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
18 5 (0.92%) Perforce