Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 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
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 383 367 400
Rank change year-on-year -16 +33 +31
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 265 371 582
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.69% 4.30% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 244 369
10th Percentile £360 £353 £350
25th Percentile £400 £405 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £540 £573 £550
90th Percentile £588 £650 £634
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £450 £463
% change year-on-year -2.89% -2.70% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 7,183 8,618 15,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.66% 14.45% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,936 5,667 10,082
10th Percentile £288 £261 £281
25th Percentile £383 £363 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £463 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
75th Percentile £575 £556 £569
90th Percentile £650 £646 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +1.53% -1.16% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 196 293
10th Percentile £12.58 £11.61 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.19 £14.95 £12.83
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +27.50% +11.11% +2.86%
75th Percentile £52.63 £35.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £64.35 £53.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.43 £19.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +23.29% +13.43% -4.29%

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 11 April 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 11 April 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 -26 207 £450 -5.26% 34
UK excluding London +73 165 £437 -2.89% 28
Work from Home -165 87 £450 -18.18% 6
Midlands +36 70 £405 -4.71% 6
West Midlands +26 69 £405 -4.71% 4
London -95 57 £544 +11.54% 7
South East +49 34 £495 -12.39% 12
East of England +41 16 £450 +16.88% 1
North of England +63 14 £450 +25.00% 3
Wales +8 14 £525 +10.53% 2
North East - 10 £450 - 1
Scotland +11 8 £540 -
South West +63 5 £610 +35.56% 4
North West +28 4 £450 +20.00% 2
Northern Ireland +15 4 £450 +4.41%
East Midlands +25 1 £450 -18.18% 2

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 233 (87.92%) Oracle
2 181 (68.30%) Java
3 180 (67.92%) SQL
4 130 (49.06%) PL/SQL
5 125 (47.17%) Unix
6 117 (44.15%) J2EE
7 108 (40.75%) webMethods
8 101 (38.11%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (37.74%) BEA
10 85 (32.08%) Test Strategy
11 83 (31.32%) Process Improvement
12 81 (30.57%) Shell Script
13 80 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
14 74 (27.92%) Data Modelling
15 71 (26.79%) Problem Management
16 70 (26.42%) Scrum
17 69 (26.04%) Security Cleared
17 69 (26.04%) Git (software)
18 68 (25.66%) Configuration Management
19 67 (25.28%) Oracle Database
20 66 (24.91%) Linux
21 65 (24.53%) OO
22 62 (23.40%) Public Sector
23 61 (23.02%) RUP
24 60 (22.64%) XML
25 59 (22.26%) Jenkins
26 58 (21.89%) Waterfall
26 58 (21.89%) Software Engineering
27 55 (20.75%) Maven
28 54 (20.38%) SC Cleared

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 46 (17.36%) Confluence
2 34 (12.83%) JBoss
3 30 (11.32%) Apache
4 25 (9.43%) WebSphere
5 24 (9.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (9.06%) Tomcat
6 21 (7.92%) Red Hat Fuse
7 16 (6.04%) SAS
7 16 (6.04%) WebLogic Portal
8 14 (5.28%) MQSeries
9 12 (4.53%) CICS
10 9 (3.40%) Oracle Service Bus
11 8 (3.02%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (2.64%) IIS
12 7 (2.64%) nginx
12 7 (2.64%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (1.51%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (10.94%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (8.30%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (1.13%) Demantra
5 3 (1.13%) SAP FI-CA
5 3 (1.13%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.55%) GitHub
2 17 (6.42%) AWS
3 13 (4.91%) Azure
4 5 (1.89%) PaaS
5 4 (1.51%) IaaS
6 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.75%) Serverless
7 2 (0.75%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) HTTP
2 12 (4.53%) FTP
3 8 (3.02%) SSL
4 7 (2.64%) SSH
5 6 (2.26%) Firewall
5 6 (2.26%) VPN
6 5 (1.89%) LAN
6 5 (1.89%) WAN
7 4 (1.51%) SAN
7 4 (1.51%) VLAN
8 3 (1.13%) DNS
9 2 (0.75%) DMZ
9 2 (0.75%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.75%) Wireless
10 1 (0.38%) InfiniBand
10 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (25.28%) Oracle Database
2 44 (16.60%) Oracle Database 12c
3 27 (10.19%) SQL Server
4 24 (9.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 22 (8.30%) MongoDB
5 22 (8.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (6.79%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (6.04%) Oracle ODI
9 14 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (5.28%) Relational Database
10 12 (4.53%) RDBMS
11 11 (4.15%) Adabas
11 11 (4.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 10 (3.77%) MySQL
12 10 (3.77%) SAS EBI
12 10 (3.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 5 (1.89%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.89%) SQLPlus
14 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 69 (26.04%) Git (software)
2 59 (22.26%) Jenkins
3 55 (20.75%) Maven
4 50 (18.87%) JIRA
5 46 (17.36%) CA Gen
6 28 (10.57%) Bitbucket
7 25 (9.43%) Ant
7 25 (9.43%) Eclipse
8 17 (6.42%) Selenium
9 14 (5.28%) ClearCase
9 14 (5.28%) Toad
10 13 (4.91%) JUnit
11 11 (4.15%) Cucumber
11 11 (4.15%) Gradle
11 11 (4.15%) WebLogic Workshop
12 9 (3.40%) IntelliJ
12 9 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (3.40%) Subversion
13 8 (3.02%) Mockito
14 7 (2.64%) JMeter
General
1 62 (23.40%) Public Sector
2 20 (7.55%) Finance
3 3 (1.13%) Law
3 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.75%) Advertising
4 2 (0.75%) Banking
4 2 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.38%) Billing
5 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (39.62%) Developer
2 48 (18.11%) Java Developer
3 36 (13.58%) Software Engineer
4 34 (12.83%) DBA
5 32 (12.08%) Oracle DBA
6 28 (10.57%) Scala Developer
7 25 (9.43%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 24 (9.06%) Architect
9 15 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (4.15%) C Programmer
10 11 (4.15%) Programmer
10 11 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.77%) Analyst
11 10 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.40%) Java Engineer
12 9 (3.40%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (2.64%) Administrator
13 7 (2.64%) Consultant
13 7 (2.64%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.26%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (44.15%) J2EE
2 60 (22.64%) XML
3 49 (18.49%) JSON
4 38 (14.34%) Spring
5 31 (11.70%) Middleware
6 30 (11.32%) HTML
7 26 (9.81%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (9.81%) SOAP
8 25 (9.43%) Hibernate
9 22 (8.30%) Play Framework
10 20 (7.55%) EJB
11 19 (7.17%) Apache Camel
12 18 (6.79%) Web Services
13 17 (6.42%) HTML5
14 15 (5.66%) REST
14 15 (5.66%) RESTful
14 15 (5.66%) Struts
15 14 (5.28%) ActiveMQ
15 14 (5.28%) JMS
16 13 (4.91%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.28%) Clustering
2 11 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.15%) Mainframe
3 10 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.40%) User Experience
5 8 (3.02%) Derivative
6 7 (2.64%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.64%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.26%) PKI
8 5 (1.89%) DataPower
8 5 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.89%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.51%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.51%) Robotics
10 3 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.75%) Equities
11 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 125 (47.17%) Unix
2 66 (24.91%) Linux
3 31 (11.70%) Windows
4 11 (4.15%) AIX
5 10 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.02%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (2.64%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.26%) Solaris
9 5 (1.89%) CentOS
10 4 (1.51%) Android
10 4 (1.51%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.51%) Debian
10 4 (1.51%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.51%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.11%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (32.08%) Test Strategy
3 83 (31.32%) Process Improvement
4 80 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (27.92%) Data Modelling
6 71 (26.79%) Problem Management
7 70 (26.42%) Scrum
8 68 (25.66%) Configuration Management
9 65 (24.53%) OO
10 61 (23.02%) RUP
11 58 (21.89%) Software Engineering
11 58 (21.89%) Waterfall
12 49 (18.49%) DevOps
13 40 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (9.81%) SOA
15 23 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (8.68%) Mentoring
16 22 (8.30%) Test Automation
17 21 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
18 20 (7.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 181 (68.30%) Java
2 180 (67.92%) SQL
3 130 (49.06%) PL/SQL
4 81 (30.57%) Shell Script
5 51 (19.25%) Perl
6 50 (18.87%) COBOL
7 47 (17.74%) Scala
8 27 (10.19%) JavaScript
9 26 (9.81%) Java 8
10 18 (6.79%) Python
11 16 (6.04%) C
12 12 (4.53%) Bash Shell
13 11 (4.15%) Assembly Language
13 11 (4.15%) CLIST
13 11 (4.15%) JCL
13 11 (4.15%) Natural
13 11 (4.15%) REXX
13 11 (4.15%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.64%) Kotlin
14 7 (2.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (26.04%) Security Cleared
2 54 (20.38%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.28%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.40%) Degree
4 9 (3.40%) ISEB
5 8 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.38%) CISSP
8 1 (0.38%) HND
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) OCP
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) QA
2 9 (3.40%) SLA
3 5 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.51%) GDPR
5 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (10.57%) Docker
2 17 (6.42%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (4.15%) Time Sharing Option
4 9 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (10.94%) Ansible
2 19 (7.17%) Puppet
3 17 (6.42%) Kubernetes
4 16 (6.04%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (3.02%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.89%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.51%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (1.51%) Salt
7 4 (1.51%) Terraform
8 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.75%) SCCM
9 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.38%) Nagios
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 233 (87.92%) Oracle
2 108 (40.75%) webMethods
3 100 (37.74%) BEA
4 45 (16.98%) Pega
5 34 (12.83%) Informatica
6 22 (8.30%) Red Hat
7 18 (6.79%) IBM
8 17 (6.42%) MuleSoft
9 14 (5.28%) Microsoft
10 13 (4.91%) Axway
10 13 (4.91%) Sybase
11 11 (4.15%) SAP
12 8 (3.02%) Serena
12 8 (3.02%) Sparx
12 8 (3.02%) WSO2
13 7 (2.64%) VMware
14 5 (1.89%) F5
15 4 (1.51%) Cloudera
15 4 (1.51%) Hortonworks
15 4 (1.51%) Talend