Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 372 273
Rank change year-on-year +53 -99 +33
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 837 668 1,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.65% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.78% 3.89% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 466 672
UK median daily rate £475 £436 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% -0.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £351 £308 £310
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +2.72% -2.65% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 19
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98% +26.00%
10th Percentile £33.10 £38.88 £15.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £47.63 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +38.89% +26.00%

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 17,505 17,158 19,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.84% 16.67% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,373 11,259 12,811
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £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 400 438 491
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.47 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.49% +2.34% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.88 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.52% +6.55%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +33 740 £475 +2.43% 69
UK excluding London +18 501 £425 +2.72% 49
London +79 317 £525 +5.00% 28
Midlands +65 117 £375 -7.69% 10
South East +10 115 £500 - 14
West Midlands +72 114 £378 -25.98% 8
East of England +12 82 £425 - 4
South West +5 60 £425 +6.25% 6
North of England -84 49 £438 +25.00% 7
Wales +14 39 £500 +17.65% 3
Scotland -1 21 £375 +11.11% 5
Northern Ireland +14 19 £412 -1.90%
Yorkshire -10 19 £438 +6.06% 4
North West -16 15 £435 +2.35% 3
North East -61 15 £465 +38.81%
East Midlands -7 3 £350 +9.38% 2

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 642 (76.70%) Oracle
2 631 (75.39%) Java
3 391 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
4 327 (39.07%) SQL
5 285 (34.05%) Unix
6 276 (32.97%) XML
7 272 (32.50%) Tomcat
8 247 (29.51%) WebSphere
9 240 (28.67%) TDD
10 235 (28.08%) Ansible
11 231 (27.60%) OO
12 228 (27.24%) Puppet
13 219 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
14 218 (26.05%) Linux
15 216 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
16 206 (24.61%) NoSQL
17 205 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
18 192 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
19 187 (22.34%) MySQL
20 178 (21.27%) Windows
21 177 (21.15%) webMethods
22 174 (20.79%) JBoss
23 172 (20.55%) PostgreSQL
23 172 (20.55%) OpenStack
24 164 (19.59%) NUnit
25 162 (19.35%) MSTest
26 157 (18.76%) J2EE
27 149 (17.80%) Jenkins
28 148 (17.68%) Spring
29 144 (17.20%) Migration

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
1 272 (32.50%) Tomcat
2 247 (29.51%) WebSphere
3 174 (20.79%) JBoss
4 172 (20.55%) OpenStack
5 121 (14.46%) Apache
6 90 (10.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 84 (10.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 44 (5.26%) Confluence
9 23 (2.75%) nginx
10 22 (2.63%) Jetty
10 22 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (2.03%) WebLogic Portal
12 14 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (1.08%) Tuxedo
15 8 (0.96%) Liferay
16 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
16 6 (0.72%) WildFly
17 5 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
17 5 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (0.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 5 (0.60%) SAP FI-CA
4 5 (0.60%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (0.36%) Maximo
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 216 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (10.39%) GitHub
4 33 (3.94%) PaaS
5 21 (2.51%) Google Analytics
6 20 (2.39%) IaaS
7 16 (1.91%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.60%) SaaS
10 3 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.36%) Serverless
11 2 (0.24%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.02%) HTTP
2 34 (4.06%) SSL
3 31 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.08%) AMQP
5 6 (0.72%) FTP
6 5 (0.60%) Firewall
7 3 (0.36%) Network Security
7 3 (0.36%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) Internet
8 2 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.24%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.24%) SAN
9 1 (0.12%) DWDM
9 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.12%) NAS
9 1 (0.12%) SMTP
9 1 (0.12%) SNMP
9 1 (0.12%) SSH
9 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (24.61%) NoSQL
2 187 (22.34%) MySQL
3 172 (20.55%) PostgreSQL
4 116 (13.86%) Oracle Database
5 88 (10.51%) MongoDB
6 39 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 38 (4.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 38 (4.54%) Relational Database
8 36 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
9 35 (4.18%) SQL Server
10 25 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
11 23 (2.75%) RDBMS
12 22 (2.63%) DB2
13 18 (2.15%) Redis
14 17 (2.03%) Hadoop
15 16 (1.91%) DB2 UDB
16 15 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
16 15 (1.79%) Riak
17 14 (1.67%) Couchbase
18 10 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 164 (19.59%) NUnit
2 162 (19.35%) MSTest
3 149 (17.80%) Jenkins
4 83 (9.92%) Git (software)
5 68 (8.12%) JIRA
6 66 (7.89%) Toad
7 65 (7.77%) GitLab
8 64 (7.65%) Cucumber
9 59 (7.05%) JUnit
10 56 (6.69%) Eclipse
11 55 (6.57%) Selenium
12 44 (5.26%) Maven
13 42 (5.02%) SoapUI
13 42 (5.02%) WebLogic Workshop
14 36 (4.30%) Grunt
15 34 (4.06%) Bitbucket
15 34 (4.06%) JDeveloper
16 33 (3.94%) IntelliJ
17 23 (2.75%) Ant
18 21 (2.51%) CA Gen
General
1 121 (14.46%) Finance
2 55 (6.57%) Banking
3 17 (2.03%) Retail
4 14 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 10 (1.19%) Law
6 9 (1.08%) Advertising
7 6 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.60%) Legal
8 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.48%) Dutch Language
9 4 (0.48%) Marketing
10 3 (0.36%) Electronics
10 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Military
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 426 (50.90%) Developer
2 331 (39.55%) Java Developer
3 77 (9.20%) Analyst
4 68 (8.12%) Senior Developer
5 64 (7.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 62 (7.41%) Test Analyst
7 51 (6.09%) Architect
8 41 (4.90%) Oracle Developer
9 36 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 33 (3.94%) Consultant
11 32 (3.82%) Administrator
12 31 (3.70%) Digital Developer
13 30 (3.58%) Technical Architect
14 29 (3.46%) Digital Transformation
14 29 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 28 (3.35%) AWS Developer
16 21 (2.51%) Test Manager
17 19 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
18 17 (2.03%) Tester
19 15 (1.79%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (32.97%) XML
2 157 (18.76%) J2EE
3 148 (17.68%) Spring
4 137 (16.37%) Middleware
5 115 (13.74%) HTML
6 108 (12.90%) Hibernate
7 95 (11.35%) SOAP
8 85 (10.16%) EJB
9 79 (9.44%) REST
10 77 (9.20%) JMS
11 74 (8.84%) Web Services
12 72 (8.60%) CSS
12 72 (8.60%) JSP
13 66 (7.89%) JSON
14 58 (6.93%) HTML5
15 56 (6.69%) Java EE
16 52 (6.21%) Struts
17 51 (6.09%) AngularJS
18 46 (5.50%) LDAP
18 46 (5.50%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (2.87%) Mainframe
3 23 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 11 (1.31%) Clustering
5 10 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (0.84%) User Experience
9 6 (0.72%) Equities
9 6 (0.72%) Fixed Income
9 6 (0.72%) PKI
10 5 (0.60%) Blog
10 5 (0.60%) Oracle Licensing
11 4 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (0.48%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.36%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.36%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.36%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 285 (34.05%) Unix
2 218 (26.05%) Linux
3 178 (21.27%) Windows
4 81 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (5.38%) Solaris
6 20 (2.39%) AIX
6 20 (2.39%) Ubuntu
7 19 (2.27%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.43%) VME
9 5 (0.60%) CentOS
10 4 (0.48%) HPUX
10 4 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.24%) SUSE
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) Android
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (28.67%) TDD
3 231 (27.60%) OO
4 219 (26.16%) Continuous Integration
5 144 (17.20%) Migration
6 119 (14.22%) DevOps
7 104 (12.43%) SOA
8 101 (12.07%) Test Automation
9 91 (10.87%) Configuration Management
10 79 (9.44%) Test Strategy
11 76 (9.08%) Microservices
11 76 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
12 72 (8.60%) Test Scripting
13 64 (7.65%) Customer Requirements
14 63 (7.53%) Scrum
15 62 (7.41%) Process Improvement
16 52 (6.21%) BDD
16 52 (6.21%) Waterfall
17 51 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
18 50 (5.97%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 631 (75.39%) Java
2 327 (39.07%) SQL
3 108 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 99 (11.83%) PL/SQL
5 78 (9.32%) Shell Script
6 62 (7.41%) Perl
7 61 (7.29%) Python
8 47 (5.62%) Scala
9 38 (4.54%) Ruby
10 34 (4.06%) C#
10 34 (4.06%) Java 8
11 26 (3.11%) Groovy
12 24 (2.87%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.51%) Haskell
14 13 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 8 (0.96%) XQuery
17 7 (0.84%) C++
17 7 (0.84%) COBOL
17 7 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (12.54%) Security Cleared
2 88 (10.51%) ISEB
3 79 (9.44%) ISTQB
4 74 (8.84%) SC Cleared
5 70 (8.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (2.27%) Degree
7 11 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 7 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.36%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.24%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.24%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.12%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.87%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) SLA
3 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) GDPR
4 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
System Software
1 109 (13.02%) Docker
2 12 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.60%) vSphere
5 4 (0.48%) Xen
5 4 (0.48%) XenServer
6 3 (0.36%) Samba
6 3 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 235 (28.08%) Ansible
2 228 (27.24%) Puppet
3 205 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.11%) CA Single Sign-On
5 23 (2.75%) Kibana
6 21 (2.51%) Grafana
7 19 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
8 18 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 17 (2.03%) Cobbler
9 17 (2.03%) Forum Sentry
9 17 (2.03%) Terraform
10 14 (1.67%) Kubernetes
11 11 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 5 (0.60%) Data Guard
14 5 (0.60%) Packer
14 5 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.48%) SCOM
15 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 642 (76.70%) Oracle
2 177 (21.15%) webMethods
3 94 (11.23%) Red Hat
4 53 (6.33%) BEA
5 48 (5.73%) IBM
6 40 (4.78%) Microsoft
7 35 (4.18%) Informatica
8 32 (3.82%) SAP
9 22 (2.63%) Adobe
9 22 (2.63%) Google
10 20 (2.39%) Axway
10 20 (2.39%) Pega
10 20 (2.39%) VMware
11 18 (2.15%) Okta
12 14 (1.67%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.31%) Sybase
13 11 (1.31%) TIBCO
14 9 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
15 7 (0.84%) Perforce
16 6 (0.72%) Sun