Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 263 306
Rank change year-on-year -103 +43 -54
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 671 1002 891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.95% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.91% 5.15% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 653 495
UK median daily rate £440 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% -3.41%
10th Percentile £308 £310 £313
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £418
% change year-on-year -2.94% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 3
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +8.62% -20.00%
10th Percentile £38.88 £15.00 £24.30
90th Percentile £47.63 £39.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% +8.62% -20.00%

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 17146 19447 20002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.63% 18.47% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 12594 12563
UK median daily rate £450 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +5.88% +5.89%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £607 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 481 606
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +3.65% +14.29%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -104 609 £475 +8.57% 47
UK excluding London -75 420 £413 -2.94% 28
London -67 229 £500 +5.26% 19
South East -73 114 £500 +9.89% 10
North of England -28 112 £373 +11.76% 9
North East +17 81 £345 +7.81%
East of England +7 75 £425 -2.86% 5
Northern Ireland - 34 £420 -
South West -18 33 £400 -6.98% 3
Midlands -61 33 £406 -2.11% 1
West Midlands -55 20 £510 +20.00%
Yorkshire +4 16 £413 -17.50% 6
Scotland +3 16 £338 -2.88%
North West -11 15 £413 +3.13% 3
East Midlands -1 12 £320 -1.54% 1
Wales -12 6 £425 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebLogic also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 523 (77.94%) Oracle
2 378 (56.33%) Java
3 289 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (39.94%) Unix
5 267 (39.79%) Linux
6 230 (34.28%) Tomcat
6 230 (34.28%) SQL
7 229 (34.13%) JBoss
8 211 (31.45%) WebSphere
9 170 (25.34%) Spring
10 167 (24.89%) TDD
11 163 (24.29%) Puppet
12 162 (24.14%) XML
13 160 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
14 153 (22.80%) J2EE
15 146 (21.76%) Web Services
15 146 (21.76%) Finance
16 135 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
17 134 (19.97%) OO
17 134 (19.97%) Apache
18 131 (19.52%) Ansible
19 128 (19.08%) JavaScript
20 127 (18.93%) MySQL
20 127 (18.93%) Hibernate
20 127 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
21 123 (18.33%) NoSQL
22 118 (17.59%) Red Hat
23 117 (17.44%) CSS
23 117 (17.44%) SOAP
24 111 (16.54%) Security 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
1 230 (34.28%) Tomcat
2 229 (34.13%) JBoss
3 211 (31.45%) WebSphere
4 134 (19.97%) Apache
5 101 (15.05%) OpenStack
6 76 (11.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 56 (8.35%) Oracle Application Server
8 50 (7.45%) iPlanet
9 34 (5.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (4.32%) Confluence
10 29 (4.32%) Oracle Service Bus
11 28 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
12 24 (3.58%) IIS
13 20 (2.98%) SharePoint
14 14 (2.09%) Jetty
14 14 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (1.64%) MQSeries
15 11 (1.64%) Mule
16 7 (1.04%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (3.87%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (3.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 22 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (1.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 11 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (1.34%) Unica
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.60%) Maximo
9 4 (0.60%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.45%) Siebel CRM
11 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
11 2 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 2 (0.30%) Primavera
12 1 (0.15%) OpenText Process Suite
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
12 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 127 (18.93%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.73%) PaaS
4 22 (3.28%) IaaS
5 11 (1.64%) GitHub
6 9 (1.34%) SaaS
7 8 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.19%) Google Analytics
7 8 (1.19%) Serverless
8 6 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.75%) Google Checkout
10 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 84 (12.52%) Firewall
2 82 (12.22%) TCP/IP
3 66 (9.84%) LDAP
4 64 (9.54%) HTTP
5 53 (7.90%) DNS
6 45 (6.71%) SSL
7 26 (3.87%) SSH
8 23 (3.43%) SAN
9 22 (3.28%) OpenLDAP
10 19 (2.83%) WAN
11 15 (2.24%) iSCSI
12 14 (2.09%) FCoE
13 12 (1.79%) AMQP
13 12 (1.79%) NAS
14 11 (1.64%) Network Security
15 10 (1.49%) FTP
15 10 (1.49%) Internet
16 9 (1.34%) VPN
17 8 (1.19%) X.21
18 7 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (18.93%) MySQL
2 123 (18.33%) NoSQL
3 98 (14.61%) PostgreSQL
4 91 (13.56%) Oracle Database
5 89 (13.26%) Relational Database
6 66 (9.84%) RDBMS
7 62 (9.24%) MongoDB
8 57 (8.49%) SQL Server
9 41 (6.11%) DB2
10 36 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
12 20 (2.98%) Hadoop
13 18 (2.68%) DB2 UDB
13 18 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
14 16 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (2.24%) Redis
16 14 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (1.94%) Couchbase
17 13 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (1.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 90 (13.41%) Jenkins
2 87 (12.97%) MSTest
2 87 (12.97%) NUnit
3 85 (12.67%) Git (software)
4 80 (11.92%) Maven
5 75 (11.18%) JUnit
6 72 (10.73%) Eclipse
7 66 (9.84%) Selenium
8 53 (7.90%) Cucumber
8 53 (7.90%) JIRA
9 42 (6.26%) Subversion
10 38 (5.66%) Ant
11 37 (5.51%) SoapUI
12 30 (4.47%) IntelliJ
13 25 (3.73%) Grunt
14 22 (3.28%) Bower
14 22 (3.28%) Jasmine
15 19 (2.83%) Artifactory
16 17 (2.53%) Hudson
17 16 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 146 (21.76%) Finance
2 48 (7.15%) Banking
3 35 (5.22%) Retail Banking
4 24 (3.58%) Retail
5 15 (2.24%) Marketing
6 14 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.19%) Law
8 6 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.75%) Automotive
10 4 (0.60%) Front Office
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 307 (45.75%) Developer
2 235 (35.02%) Java Developer
3 62 (9.24%) Senior Developer
4 51 (7.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 48 (7.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 47 (7.00%) Architect
7 46 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
8 42 (6.26%) Administrator
9 39 (5.81%) Unix Engineer
10 38 (5.66%) Digital Developer
11 35 (5.22%) Digital Transformation
12 33 (4.92%) DBA
13 32 (4.77%) Oracle DBA
14 31 (4.62%) Scala Developer
15 25 (3.73%) Consultant
15 25 (3.73%) Support Engineer
15 25 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
16 23 (3.43%) Solaris Engineer
17 21 (3.13%) Analyst
17 21 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (25.34%) Spring
2 162 (24.14%) XML
3 153 (22.80%) J2EE
4 146 (21.76%) Web Services
5 127 (18.93%) Hibernate
6 117 (17.44%) CSS
6 117 (17.44%) SOAP
7 103 (15.35%) HTML
8 93 (13.86%) Middleware
9 87 (12.97%) REST
10 70 (10.43%) AngularJS
11 68 (10.13%) EJB
12 67 (9.99%) JSP
13 61 (9.09%) Struts
14 59 (8.79%) HTML5
15 58 (8.64%) JMS
16 55 (8.20%) Java EE
17 53 (7.90%) RESTful
18 52 (7.75%) Ajax
19 49 (7.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.86%) Clustering
3 39 (5.81%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.87%) Private Cloud
5 22 (3.28%) User Experience
6 16 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.09%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.19%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.04%) DataPower
10 7 (1.04%) Replication
11 6 (0.89%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.75%) Grid Computing
12 5 (0.75%) Oracle Exalytics
13 4 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 268 (39.94%) Unix
2 267 (39.79%) Linux
3 97 (14.46%) Solaris
3 97 (14.46%) Windows
4 88 (13.11%) AIX
5 78 (11.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (8.64%) HPUX
7 46 (6.86%) SUSE
8 23 (3.43%) Windows XP
9 21 (3.13%) Windows Server
10 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (43.07%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (24.89%) TDD
3 160 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
4 134 (19.97%) OO
5 111 (16.54%) DevOps
6 102 (15.20%) SOA
7 77 (11.48%) Test Automation
8 74 (11.03%) Microservices
9 70 (10.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 66 (9.84%) Scrum
11 63 (9.39%) ITIL
11 63 (9.39%) Load Balancing
11 63 (9.39%) MVC
12 57 (8.49%) High Availability
13 46 (6.86%) Migration
14 45 (6.71%) Mentoring
15 41 (6.11%) Open Source
16 38 (5.66%) Kanban
17 36 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
18 35 (5.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 378 (56.33%) Java
2 230 (34.28%) SQL
3 128 (19.08%) JavaScript
4 102 (15.20%) PL/SQL
5 88 (13.11%) Shell Script
6 70 (10.43%) Perl
7 43 (6.41%) Bash Shell
8 42 (6.26%) Python
9 40 (5.96%) Korn
10 39 (5.81%) Scala
11 31 (4.62%) C
12 20 (2.98%) C-shell
12 20 (2.98%) Groovy
13 19 (2.83%) Ruby
14 12 (1.79%) C#
14 12 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 10 (1.49%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.49%) XPath
16 9 (1.34%) C++
17 5 (0.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 111 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 79 (11.77%) SC Cleared
3 25 (3.73%) Degree
4 10 (1.49%) ISEB
4 10 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.04%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.28%) QA
2 7 (1.04%) SLA
3 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 60 (8.94%) Docker
2 33 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (4.02%) NFS
5 26 (3.87%) Hyper-V
6 25 (3.73%) KVM
6 25 (3.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 24 (3.58%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (2.53%) Samba
9 6 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.75%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.45%) HDFS
12 3 (0.45%) SRDF
12 3 (0.45%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.45%) vSphere
12 3 (0.45%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.45%) XenServer
13 2 (0.30%) RHEV
13 2 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 163 (24.29%) Puppet
2 135 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
3 131 (19.52%) Ansible
4 24 (3.58%) Kibana
5 17 (2.53%) Grafana
6 16 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 14 (2.09%) Data Guard
8 13 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
9 12 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Management
10 11 (1.64%) OpenView
10 11 (1.64%) Terraform
11 9 (1.34%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.19%) CA Single Sign-On
12 8 (1.19%) Cobbler
12 8 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 7 (1.04%) logstash
14 5 (0.75%) Dollar Universe
14 5 (0.75%) Forum Sentry
14 5 (0.75%) Kubernetes
15 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 523 (77.94%) Oracle
2 118 (17.59%) Red Hat
3 64 (9.54%) IBM
4 63 (9.39%) Sun
5 52 (7.75%) Cisco
6 48 (7.15%) F5
7 47 (7.00%) HP
8 41 (6.11%) webMethods
9 37 (5.51%) VMware
10 26 (3.87%) BEA
11 25 (3.73%) PlateSpin
11 25 (3.73%) Veritas
12 20 (2.98%) Cognos
13 18 (2.68%) TIBCO
14 17 (2.53%) Informatica
15 16 (2.38%) Siebel
16 15 (2.24%) WSO2
17 13 (1.94%) Axway
17 13 (1.94%) Microsoft
18 12 (1.79%) Google