Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 372 256
Rank change year-on-year +10 -116 +64
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 703 642 1,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.65% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 3.87% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 440 692
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -2.25% +4.71%
10th Percentile £357 £310 £309
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 20
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98% -28.41%
10th Percentile £32.47 £38.88 £15.00
90th Percentile £43.65 £46.75 £38.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% +30.95% -28.41%

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 17,210 16,596 19,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.75% 16.80% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,262 10,761 13,168
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 421 499
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.89
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.26% +4.45%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +8 636 £468 +3.89% 64
UK excluding London -1 442 £425 +2.41% 56
London +15 239 £525 +5.00% 20
South East -1 101 £485 -3.00% 15
Midlands +42 98 £376 -22.94% 7
West Midlands +41 91 £378 -24.50% 6
North of England -68 71 £435 +24.29% 11
East of England 0 69 £425 - 8
South West +7 57 £425 +6.25% 3
North West -10 30 £435 +8.75% 6
Yorkshire -1 26 £438 +6.06% 2
Scotland -16 22 £400 +18.96% 2
Wales -12 15 £433 +1.76% 7
North East -67 15 £350 +6.06% 3
Northern Ireland +21 10 £431 +2.62% 3
East Midlands +8 7 £375 +17.19% 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 518 (73.68%) Java
2 509 (72.40%) Oracle
3 307 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
4 264 (37.55%) Unix
5 245 (34.85%) SQL
6 218 (31.01%) Tomcat
7 214 (30.44%) WebSphere
8 198 (28.17%) XML
9 192 (27.31%) TDD
10 189 (26.88%) Linux
11 186 (26.46%) OO
11 186 (26.46%) Puppet
12 184 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
13 181 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
14 180 (25.60%) Ansible
15 172 (24.47%) Opscode Chef
16 166 (23.61%) NoSQL
17 164 (23.33%) JBoss
18 162 (23.04%) J2EE
19 153 (21.76%) Spring
20 152 (21.62%) Windows
21 149 (21.19%) Jenkins
22 145 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
23 144 (20.48%) MySQL
23 144 (20.48%) webMethods
24 126 (17.92%) Middleware
24 126 (17.92%) DevOps
25 123 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
26 122 (17.35%) OpenStack
27 120 (17.07%) Oracle Database

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
1 218 (31.01%) Tomcat
2 214 (30.44%) WebSphere
3 164 (23.33%) JBoss
4 122 (17.35%) OpenStack
5 100 (14.22%) Apache
6 87 (12.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 57 (8.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 42 (5.97%) Confluence
9 35 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (4.13%) Jetty
11 26 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
12 21 (2.99%) nginx
13 16 (2.28%) WildFly
14 11 (1.56%) Liferay
15 10 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (1.28%) Tuxedo
17 8 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (1.00%) IIS
18 7 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 6 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.57%) Windchill
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 24 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.00%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (0.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.43%) Maximo
6 2 (0.28%) Documaker
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.14%) Magento
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 181 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (11.24%) GitHub
4 19 (2.70%) PaaS
5 17 (2.42%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.28%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.14%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.00%) IaaS
10 5 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.71%) SaaS
11 4 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.43%) Serverless
13 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.28%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.41%) HTTP
2 34 (4.84%) SSL
3 30 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.28%) AMQP
5 6 (0.85%) Firewall
6 5 (0.71%) DNS
6 5 (0.71%) FTP
6 5 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.71%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.43%) Network Security
7 3 (0.43%) VoIP
8 2 (0.28%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.28%) DHCP
8 2 (0.28%) Internet
8 2 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.28%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.28%) SMTP
8 2 (0.28%) SNMP
8 2 (0.28%) WAN
8 2 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (23.61%) NoSQL
2 144 (20.48%) MySQL
3 123 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 120 (17.07%) Oracle Database
5 69 (9.82%) MongoDB
6 50 (7.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 48 (6.83%) Oracle Database 12c
8 36 (5.12%) Relational Database
9 35 (4.98%) SQL Server
10 24 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (3.27%) RDBMS
11 23 (3.27%) Redis
12 22 (3.13%) Hadoop
13 21 (2.99%) Couchbase
13 21 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (2.84%) Riak
15 13 (1.85%) DB2
16 11 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 149 (21.19%) Jenkins
2 116 (16.50%) NUnit
3 114 (16.22%) MSTest
4 98 (13.94%) Git (software)
5 70 (9.96%) JIRA
6 60 (8.53%) JUnit
7 59 (8.39%) Maven
7 59 (8.39%) Toad
8 54 (7.68%) Cucumber
9 52 (7.40%) Eclipse
9 52 (7.40%) GitLab
10 51 (7.25%) Selenium
11 37 (5.26%) IntelliJ
12 33 (4.69%) SoapUI
13 32 (4.55%) JDeveloper
14 28 (3.98%) Ant
14 28 (3.98%) Vagrant
15 26 (3.70%) Bitbucket
16 25 (3.56%) Grunt
16 25 (3.56%) Subversion
General
1 95 (13.51%) Finance
2 35 (4.98%) Banking
3 22 (3.13%) Retail
4 10 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.00%) Advertising
6 5 (0.71%) Back Office
6 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.57%) Legal
8 2 (0.28%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.28%) French Language
8 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
9 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 347 (49.36%) Developer
2 267 (37.98%) Java Developer
3 68 (9.67%) Analyst
4 54 (7.68%) Senior Developer
5 52 (7.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 51 (7.25%) Architect
7 49 (6.97%) Test Analyst
8 41 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
9 35 (4.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 31 (4.41%) Technical Architect
11 29 (4.13%) Digital Developer
12 28 (3.98%) Consultant
13 27 (3.84%) Digital Transformation
14 23 (3.27%) Administrator
15 18 (2.56%) DBA
16 17 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 15 (2.13%) AWS Developer
17 15 (2.13%) Oracle Consultant
17 15 (2.13%) Tester
18 14 (1.99%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (28.17%) XML
2 162 (23.04%) J2EE
3 153 (21.76%) Spring
4 126 (17.92%) Middleware
5 107 (15.22%) Hibernate
6 99 (14.08%) SOAP
7 93 (13.23%) Web Services
8 91 (12.94%) JMS
9 85 (12.09%) REST
10 80 (11.38%) HTML
11 67 (9.53%) EJB
11 67 (9.53%) JSON
12 59 (8.39%) HTML5
13 54 (7.68%) CSS
14 49 (6.97%) Java EE
15 47 (6.69%) JPA
16 46 (6.54%) Oracle Fusion
17 44 (6.26%) XSLT
18 39 (5.55%) JSP
19 36 (5.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 14 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.85%) Clustering
6 11 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 10 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.00%) User Experience
10 6 (0.85%) Equities
10 6 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.71%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.57%) Fintech
12 4 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.57%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.43%) Blog
13 3 (0.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 264 (37.55%) Unix
2 189 (26.88%) Linux
3 152 (21.62%) Windows
4 55 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (5.97%) Solaris
6 24 (3.41%) Windows Server
7 23 (3.27%) AIX
8 16 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.99%) VME
10 8 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.71%) CentOS
12 4 (0.57%) HPUX
12 4 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.43%) SUSE
13 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.28%) MVS
15 1 (0.14%) Android
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (27.31%) TDD
3 186 (26.46%) OO
4 184 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (17.92%) DevOps
6 108 (15.36%) SOA
7 102 (14.51%) Configuration Management
8 88 (12.52%) Migration
9 80 (11.38%) Test Automation
10 72 (10.24%) Scrum
11 69 (9.82%) Microservices
12 64 (9.10%) Problem-Solving
13 61 (8.68%) BDD
14 56 (7.97%) Deployment Automation
14 56 (7.97%) Test Scripting
15 50 (7.11%) Customer Requirements
15 50 (7.11%) Test Strategy
16 49 (6.97%) Process Improvement
17 43 (6.12%) Data Modelling
17 43 (6.12%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 518 (73.68%) Java
2 245 (34.85%) SQL
3 96 (13.66%) PL/SQL
4 94 (13.37%) JavaScript
5 77 (10.95%) Shell Script
6 66 (9.39%) Perl
7 62 (8.82%) Python
8 39 (5.55%) Ruby
9 36 (5.12%) Java 8
10 27 (3.84%) C#
11 26 (3.70%) Scala
12 24 (3.41%) Groovy
13 21 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.70%) Haskell
15 16 (2.28%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.28%) XQuery
17 8 (1.14%) XPath
18 7 (1.00%) C++
18 7 (1.00%) COBOL
18 7 (1.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 79 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 65 (9.25%) ISEB
3 61 (8.68%) ISTQB
4 59 (8.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 52 (7.40%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.42%) Degree
7 10 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.57%) OCPJP
8 4 (0.57%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.41%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.43%) GCP
4 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 108 (15.36%) Docker
2 16 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.57%) vSphere
6 3 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.43%) Xen
6 3 (0.43%) XenServer
7 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 186 (26.46%) Puppet
2 180 (25.60%) Ansible
3 172 (24.47%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (3.13%) Cobbler
5 21 (2.99%) CA Single Sign-On
5 21 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
6 20 (2.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 19 (2.70%) Kibana
8 17 (2.42%) Grafana
8 17 (2.42%) Terraform
9 13 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (1.56%) Kubernetes
10 11 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 6 (0.85%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.71%) Forum Sentry
13 5 (0.71%) Packer
13 5 (0.71%) Salt
13 5 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 509 (72.40%) Oracle
2 144 (20.48%) webMethods
3 65 (9.25%) IBM
4 53 (7.54%) Red Hat
5 52 (7.40%) BEA
6 35 (4.98%) Informatica
7 22 (3.13%) Microsoft
8 21 (2.99%) Adobe
8 21 (2.99%) Google
8 21 (2.99%) SAP
9 19 (2.70%) Pega
10 17 (2.42%) Okta
10 17 (2.42%) VMware
11 12 (1.71%) Axway
11 12 (1.71%) CA
12 11 (1.56%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.28%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (1.28%) Sun
13 9 (1.28%) Sybase
14 8 (1.14%) Perforce