Period
to 18 September 2021

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 18 September 2021 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
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 509 328 547
Rank change year-on-year -181 +219 -170
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 286 200 311
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.67% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.76% 4.41% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 126 173
10th Percentile £405 £349 £354
25th Percentile £450 £409 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £451 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.86% +0.22% -
75th Percentile £540 £539 £525
90th Percentile £622 £594 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £432 £450
% change year-on-year +12.21% -4.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £59.50
Median % change year-on-year - -29.41% +51.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year - -29.41% -

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 10,347 4,534 13,534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.12% 15.14% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,060 3,027 8,757
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
25th Percentile £405 £379 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
75th Percentile £590 £562 £556
90th Percentile £675 £655 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 114 312
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.63 £11.00
25th Percentile £16.38 £16.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate £24.50 £21.90 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +11.87% +5.01% +4.28%
75th Percentile £53.06 £38.06 £40.02
90th Percentile £68.55 £59.25 £49.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.91 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +9.55% -2.44% +7.89%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebLogic.

Daily rate trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing WebLogic over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WebLogic.

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 18 September 2021. 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 -178 233 £500 +11.05% 30
UK excluding London -122 133 £485 +12.21% 17
Work from Home -168 99 £495 +14.58% 4
London -179 92 £525 - 14
Midlands -41 84 £465 +8.64% 9
West Midlands -27 81 £455 +6.31% 8
South East -107 15 £524 +5.76% 4
East of England -39 10 £498 -0.50%
North of England -79 9 £495 +23.75% 1
South West -36 7 £300 -6.25% 2
North West -50 7 £493 +40.71% 1
Northern Ireland 0 5 £433 -4.10%
Scotland -72 3 £475 - 1
Yorkshire -42 2 £540 +35.00%
East Midlands - 2 £468 - 1
Wales -36 1 £600 +23.08%

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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.

1 243 (84.97%) Oracle
2 180 (62.94%) Java
3 167 (58.39%) SQL
4 127 (44.41%) PL/SQL
5 120 (41.96%) Unix
6 119 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (40.21%) Linux
8 104 (36.36%) Configuration Management
9 101 (35.31%) J2EE
10 97 (33.92%) webMethods
11 96 (33.57%) Shell Script
11 96 (33.57%) BEA
12 94 (32.87%) Jenkins
12 94 (32.87%) Social Skills
13 89 (31.12%) Test Strategy
13 89 (31.12%) Process Improvement
13 89 (31.12%) Data Modelling
14 87 (30.42%) Business Intelligence
15 81 (28.32%) Git (software)
16 80 (27.97%) Tomcat
17 79 (27.62%) JIRA
17 79 (27.62%) Problem Management
18 71 (24.83%) Oracle Database
19 70 (24.48%) Ansible
20 69 (24.13%) OO
21 68 (23.78%) RUP
21 68 (23.78%) Microservices
21 68 (23.78%) Confluence
22 67 (23.43%) DevOps
23 66 (23.08%) Maven

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 80 (27.97%) Tomcat
2 68 (23.78%) Confluence
3 42 (14.69%) WebSphere
4 39 (13.64%) Apache
5 29 (10.14%) JBoss
5 29 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (5.24%) WebLogic Portal
7 13 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (4.20%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.50%) SAS
10 5 (1.75%) IIS
10 5 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Fuse
12 3 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (1.05%) Jetty
12 3 (1.05%) Mule
12 3 (1.05%) nginx
12 3 (1.05%) WebLogic Integration
12 3 (1.05%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.10%) Siemens NX
3 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.20%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (3.15%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.10%) Teamcenter
4 5 (1.75%) Demantra
5 3 (1.05%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.70%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (0.70%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.89%) AWS
2 26 (9.09%) GitHub
3 13 (4.55%) Azure
4 11 (3.85%) PaaS
5 10 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.50%) Amazon ECS
5 10 (3.50%) Amazon EKS
5 10 (3.50%) SaaS
6 9 (3.15%) Amazon S3
7 7 (2.45%) OpenShift
8 5 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.75%) Kong
8 5 (1.75%) Serverless
9 4 (1.40%) IaaS
10 3 (1.05%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.70%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.20%) DNS
2 11 (3.85%) Firewall
3 10 (3.50%) SSL
4 8 (2.80%) FTP
5 7 (2.45%) Network Security
6 6 (2.10%) HTTP
7 5 (1.75%) DHCP
7 5 (1.75%) PuTTY
7 5 (1.75%) SMTP
7 5 (1.75%) SSH
7 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.75%) Telnet
7 5 (1.75%) WinSCP
8 4 (1.40%) Internet
9 3 (1.05%) InfiniBand
9 3 (1.05%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.05%) SAN
10 2 (0.70%) LAN
10 2 (0.70%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (24.83%) Oracle Database
2 36 (12.59%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (8.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 23 (8.04%) Relational Database
5 20 (6.99%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.64%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.20%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.85%) MySQL
10 9 (3.15%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (2.80%) Hazelcast
12 7 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (2.45%) MS Access
12 7 (2.45%) OLAP
12 7 (2.45%) OLAP Cube
12 7 (2.45%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (2.45%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (2.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 94 (32.87%) Jenkins
2 81 (28.32%) Git (software)
3 79 (27.62%) JIRA
4 66 (23.08%) Maven
5 29 (10.14%) Bitbucket
6 23 (8.04%) CA Gen
7 19 (6.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (4.90%) JUnit
9 13 (4.55%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.55%) Selenium
10 11 (3.85%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.50%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (2.80%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.80%) Toad
13 7 (2.45%) Cucumber
13 7 (2.45%) Postman
14 6 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
15 5 (1.75%) Jasmine
16 4 (1.40%) SoapUI
16 4 (1.40%) Subversion
General
1 94 (32.87%) Social Skills
2 45 (15.73%) Finance
3 43 (15.03%) Public Sector
4 32 (11.19%) Banking
5 10 (3.50%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.80%) Documentation Skills
8 5 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.05%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.05%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.35%) Retail
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (48.25%) Developer
2 68 (23.78%) Java Developer
3 28 (9.79%) Scala Developer
4 20 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (6.64%) DBA
6 17 (5.94%) Software Engineer
7 16 (5.59%) Oracle DBA
7 16 (5.59%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (4.90%) Architect
9 11 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.50%) Administrator
10 10 (3.50%) Analyst
10 10 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.15%) SOA Developer
12 8 (2.80%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 6 (2.10%) Applications Support
13 6 (2.10%) Consultant
13 6 (2.10%) React Developer
14 5 (1.75%) Lead Developer
14 5 (1.75%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (35.31%) J2EE
2 65 (22.73%) Spring
3 64 (22.38%) JSON
4 47 (16.43%) Middleware
5 40 (13.99%) XML
6 39 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
6 39 (13.64%) Spring Boot
7 36 (12.59%) HTML
8 35 (12.24%) Apache Camel
9 28 (9.79%) HTML5
10 23 (8.04%) CSS
10 23 (8.04%) SOAP
11 22 (7.69%) REST
12 21 (7.34%) JMS
13 18 (6.29%) Web Services
14 17 (5.94%) Oracle Fusion
15 16 (5.59%) Kafka
16 15 (5.24%) Hibernate
17 14 (4.90%) AngularJS
18 12 (4.20%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.80%) Credit Risk
2 7 (2.45%) Clustering
3 6 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (2.10%) Robotics
4 5 (1.75%) Replication
4 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.75%) Wiki
5 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.05%) Equities
6 3 (1.05%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (0.70%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) DataPower
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 120 (41.96%) Unix
2 115 (40.21%) Linux
3 45 (15.73%) Windows
4 14 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.80%) AIX
6 6 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.40%) Solaris
7 4 (1.40%) SUSE
8 3 (1.05%) HPUX
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 89 (31.12%) Data Modelling
3 89 (31.12%) Process Improvement
3 89 (31.12%) Test Strategy
4 87 (30.42%) Business Intelligence
5 79 (27.62%) Problem Management
6 69 (24.13%) OO
7 68 (23.78%) Microservices
7 68 (23.78%) RUP
8 67 (23.43%) DevOps
9 57 (19.93%) Problem-Solving
10 49 (17.13%) Scrum
11 38 (13.29%) Software Engineering
12 31 (10.84%) SOA
12 31 (10.84%) Waterfall
13 30 (10.49%) Test Automation
14 21 (7.34%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 180 (62.94%) Java
2 167 (58.39%) SQL
3 127 (44.41%) PL/SQL
4 96 (33.57%) Shell Script
5 49 (17.13%) Java 8
6 37 (12.94%) Python
6 37 (12.94%) Scala
7 34 (11.89%) JavaScript
8 31 (10.84%) Perl
9 19 (6.64%) Groovy
10 16 (5.59%) COBOL
11 12 (4.20%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.50%) C
13 8 (2.80%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.45%) VB
15 5 (1.75%) Java 11
15 5 (1.75%) VBScript
16 3 (1.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 2 (0.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 1 (0.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 59 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 54 (18.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.50%) ISEB
3 10 (3.50%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.10%) Degree
5 6 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.05%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.10%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (12.24%) Docker
2 7 (2.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.05%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.70%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.35%) HDFS
8 1 (0.35%) IAG
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (24.48%) Ansible
2 34 (11.89%) Puppet
3 25 (8.74%) Kubernetes
4 9 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (2.80%) Data Guard
5 8 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.45%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.10%) Terraform
8 5 (1.75%) Nagios
8 5 (1.75%) Salt
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (0.70%) Packer
10 2 (0.70%) vRealize
11 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 243 (84.97%) Oracle
2 97 (33.92%) webMethods
3 96 (33.57%) BEA
4 53 (18.53%) Informatica
5 33 (11.54%) WSO2
6 23 (8.04%) Pega
7 22 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 13 (4.55%) MuleSoft
9 12 (4.20%) IBM
10 9 (3.15%) Adobe
11 8 (2.80%) TIBCO
12 7 (2.45%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.45%) SAP
13 6 (2.10%) AppDynamics
13 6 (2.10%) F5
13 6 (2.10%) Siemens
14 5 (1.75%) Cisco
14 5 (1.75%) Serena
14 5 (1.75%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.40%) VMware