Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 365 419 297
Rank change year-on-year +54 -122 -7
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 668 539 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.20% 3.29% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 377 534
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £319 £313
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.74% +3.06% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% +38.89%
10th Percentile £35.00 £38.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £64.75 £44.75 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% +38.89%

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 15,905 16,370 17,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.29% 16.27% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,278 10,926 11,031
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £254
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 389 366
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.88% -2.19%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.03 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.11 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.34% -7.15% +2.63%

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 17 February 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 February 2019. 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 +38 597 £500 - 83
UK excluding London +45 388 £450 +2.74% 54
London +50 272 £550 +4.76% 32
South East +21 137 £500 - 10
Midlands +44 75 £360 -0.69% 3
West Midlands +27 72 £360 +2.86% 1
East of England +21 52 £421 -11.32% 5
Wales +37 40 £500 +17.65% 1
South West -8 33 £450 +9.09% 13
North of England -56 25 £500 +25.00% 20
Northern Ireland +19 13 £412 -0.72%
Scotland +1 13 £425 +25.93% 2
Yorkshire -5 13 £500 +25.00% 15
North West -29 7 - - 5
North East -26 4 - -
East Midlands +2 3 £375 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 524 (78.44%) Java
2 512 (76.65%) Oracle
3 364 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
4 285 (42.66%) SQL
5 232 (34.73%) Tomcat
6 229 (34.28%) Unix
7 217 (32.49%) Continuous Integration
8 203 (30.39%) XML
9 202 (30.24%) WebSphere
10 200 (29.94%) Linux
11 189 (28.29%) OO
12 184 (27.54%) TDD
13 181 (27.10%) Ansible
14 179 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
15 177 (26.50%) Puppet
16 172 (25.75%) JBoss
17 167 (25.00%) NoSQL
18 156 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
19 151 (22.60%) MySQL
20 150 (22.46%) Opscode Chef
20 150 (22.46%) Jenkins
21 148 (22.16%) Middleware
22 141 (21.11%) Migration
23 139 (20.81%) Spring
24 138 (20.66%) PostgreSQL
25 129 (19.31%) OpenStack
26 127 (19.01%) Windows
27 126 (18.86%) NUnit
28 125 (18.71%) MSTest
28 125 (18.71%) HTML

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
1 232 (34.73%) Tomcat
2 202 (30.24%) WebSphere
3 172 (25.75%) JBoss
4 129 (19.31%) OpenStack
5 96 (14.37%) Apache
6 67 (10.03%) Oracle Service Bus
7 65 (9.73%) Confluence
8 59 (8.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 37 (5.54%) nginx
10 27 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (2.25%) GlassFish
12 13 (1.95%) IIS
13 11 (1.65%) SharePoint
14 9 (1.35%) Jetty
14 9 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
15 5 (0.75%) JCAPS
15 5 (0.75%) JRun
15 5 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
16 3 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (4.94%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.35%) SAP FI-CA
2 9 (1.35%) SAP PSCD
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (0.60%) Maximo
4 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.30%) Actimize
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) LongView
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 179 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (23.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (9.43%) GitHub
4 38 (5.69%) OpenShift
5 34 (5.09%) Google Analytics
6 28 (4.19%) PaaS
7 22 (3.29%) IaaS
8 7 (1.05%) SaaS
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.75%) TestFlight
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle CX
11 3 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.30%) Serverless
13 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.15%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.68%) HTTP
2 47 (7.04%) SSL
3 38 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.65%) FTP
5 9 (1.35%) Firewall
6 3 (0.45%) SAN
7 2 (0.30%) DNS
7 2 (0.30%) Internet
7 2 (0.30%) LAN
7 2 (0.30%) VPN
7 2 (0.30%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) DWDM
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) NAS
8 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 151 (22.60%) MySQL
3 138 (20.66%) PostgreSQL
4 98 (14.67%) Oracle Database
5 86 (12.87%) MongoDB
6 53 (7.93%) Relational Database
7 37 (5.54%) SQL Server
8 29 (4.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 28 (4.19%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (2.99%) DB2
12 19 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (1.95%) DB2 UDB
15 11 (1.65%) Big Data
15 11 (1.65%) Oracle OWB
16 6 (0.90%) Redis
17 5 (0.75%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
17 5 (0.75%) Riak
Development Applications
1 150 (22.46%) Jenkins
2 126 (18.86%) NUnit
3 125 (18.71%) MSTest
4 102 (15.27%) Git (software)
5 81 (12.13%) JIRA
5 81 (12.13%) Maven
6 75 (11.23%) Cucumber
7 71 (10.63%) JUnit
8 64 (9.58%) Selenium
9 56 (8.38%) Eclipse
10 47 (7.04%) Grunt
11 45 (6.74%) Ant
12 41 (6.14%) WebLogic Workshop
13 40 (5.99%) IntelliJ
14 39 (5.84%) Bitbucket
15 34 (5.09%) Gatling
15 34 (5.09%) gulp
15 34 (5.09%) Karma Test Runner
15 34 (5.09%) Sublime Text
16 33 (4.94%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (14.67%) Finance
2 66 (9.88%) Banking
3 16 (2.40%) Retail
4 15 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.50%) Retail Banking
7 8 (1.20%) Law
8 7 (1.05%) Advertising
9 6 (0.90%) Back Office
10 5 (0.75%) Wholesale Banking
11 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.60%) Marketing
12 3 (0.45%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.45%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) Local Government
13 2 (0.30%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 336 (50.30%) Developer
2 247 (36.98%) Java Developer
3 74 (11.08%) Architect
4 58 (8.68%) Senior Developer
5 54 (8.08%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (5.24%) Analyst
6 35 (5.24%) Technical Architect
7 31 (4.64%) Test Analyst
8 29 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 28 (4.19%) Consultant
10 27 (4.04%) AWS Architect
11 25 (3.74%) Java Architect
12 24 (3.59%) Administrator
12 24 (3.59%) Java Technical Architect
12 24 (3.59%) Oracle Developer
13 22 (3.29%) AWS Developer
14 19 (2.84%) Digital Developer
15 15 (2.25%) Cloud Architect
15 15 (2.25%) Digital Transformation
15 15 (2.25%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (30.39%) XML
2 148 (22.16%) Middleware
3 139 (20.81%) Spring
4 125 (18.71%) HTML
5 121 (18.11%) J2EE
6 100 (14.97%) Hibernate
7 92 (13.77%) EJB
8 85 (12.72%) CSS
9 75 (11.23%) AngularJS
10 71 (10.63%) JSON
11 67 (10.03%) SOAP
12 66 (9.88%) Java EE
12 66 (9.88%) jQuery
13 60 (8.98%) REST
14 59 (8.83%) JSP
14 59 (8.83%) Web Services
15 57 (8.53%) Play Framework
16 54 (8.08%) HTML5
16 54 (8.08%) JDBC
17 51 (7.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (2.84%) Data Centre
4 13 (1.95%) Public Cloud
5 11 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.20%) Clustering
7 8 (1.20%) Equities
8 7 (1.05%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.05%) Fintech
9 6 (0.90%) DataPower
9 6 (0.90%) PKI
9 6 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.75%) Blog
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Licensing
11 4 (0.60%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 229 (34.28%) Unix
2 200 (29.94%) Linux
3 127 (19.01%) Windows
4 55 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (5.09%) Ubuntu
6 25 (3.74%) Solaris
7 22 (3.29%) AIX
8 15 (2.25%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.30%) CentOS
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.15%) HPUX
14 1 (0.15%) VME
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (54.49%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (32.49%) Continuous Integration
3 189 (28.29%) OO
4 184 (27.54%) TDD
5 141 (21.11%) Migration
6 104 (15.57%) DevOps
7 101 (15.12%) Configuration Management
8 90 (13.47%) Microservices
8 90 (13.47%) Problem-Solving
9 88 (13.17%) Test Automation
10 62 (9.28%) SOA
11 60 (8.98%) Test Strategy
12 56 (8.38%) Process Improvement
13 54 (8.08%) Open Source
14 52 (7.78%) Waterfall
15 49 (7.34%) Data Modelling
16 43 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
16 43 (6.44%) SDLC
17 36 (5.39%) Analytics
17 36 (5.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 524 (78.44%) Java
2 285 (42.66%) SQL
3 118 (17.66%) JavaScript
4 76 (11.38%) PL/SQL
5 73 (10.93%) Python
6 69 (10.33%) Shell Script
7 61 (9.13%) Scala
8 53 (7.93%) Perl
9 45 (6.74%) C#
9 45 (6.74%) Java 8
10 37 (5.54%) Ruby
11 35 (5.24%) Groovy
12 34 (5.09%) Haskell
13 11 (1.65%) XPath
14 10 (1.50%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.35%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 5 (0.75%) Apple Swift
17 5 (0.75%) Jython
17 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (14.22%) Security Cleared
2 71 (10.63%) SC Cleared
3 48 (7.19%) ISEB
4 37 (5.54%) ISTQB
5 29 (4.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 24 (3.59%) Degree
7 10 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (1.50%) ISEB Practitioner
8 8 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.90%) OCPJP
9 6 (0.90%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.75%) CCIE
10 5 (0.75%) CCNA
10 5 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.45%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.95%) QA
2 7 (1.05%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.60%) GDPR
4 3 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 115 (17.22%) Docker
2 27 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.75%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.75%) XenApp
6 3 (0.45%) Samba
7 2 (0.30%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.15%) Xen
8 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 181 (27.10%) Ansible
2 177 (26.50%) Puppet
3 150 (22.46%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (5.09%) Grafana
4 34 (5.09%) Kibana
5 17 (2.54%) Kubernetes
6 14 (2.10%) CA Single Sign-On
7 13 (1.95%) Forum Sentry
8 8 (1.20%) Packer
8 8 (1.20%) Terraform
9 6 (0.90%) Control-M
9 6 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
10 5 (0.75%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 4 (0.60%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.45%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.30%) Nagios
13 2 (0.30%) OpenView
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 512 (76.65%) Oracle
2 96 (14.37%) webMethods
3 85 (12.72%) Red Hat
4 66 (9.88%) Microsoft
5 51 (7.63%) IBM
6 40 (5.99%) BEA
7 39 (5.84%) Google
7 39 (5.84%) VMware
8 28 (4.19%) Adobe
9 21 (3.14%) SAP
10 17 (2.54%) Sybase
11 15 (2.25%) Atlassian
12 14 (2.10%) Axway
12 14 (2.10%) Informatica
13 12 (1.80%) Pega
14 10 (1.50%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.50%) Perforce
15 8 (1.20%) Sun
16 6 (0.90%) Fujitsu
16 6 (0.90%) Splunk