Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 258 302
Rank change year-on-year -111 +44 -61
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 656 1080 881
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 1.02% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 5.47% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 709 483
UK median daily rate £428 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £308 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £575 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 4
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £22.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +41.72% -47.70%
10th Percentile £38.88 £15.00 £18.72
90th Percentile £46.75 £38.88 £39.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £31.50 £22.23
% change year-on-year +30.95% +41.72% -47.70%

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 16592 19751 20420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.70% 18.58% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10856 12904 12874
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 513 634
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.45 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +8.57%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -104 595 £450 - 32
UK excluding London -67 426 £413 -2.94% 25
London -78 204 £500 +5.26% 9
North of England -11 124 £350 +3.70% 12
South East -88 101 £500 +7.41% 8
North East +24 90 £330 +3.13%
East of England +12 76 £425 -2.86% 2
South West +4 36 £395 -7.06%
Midlands -63 35 £450 +5.88% 1
Northern Ireland - 32 £420 -
West Midlands -77 21 £505 +18.82%
Yorkshire +17 19 £413 -17.50% 7
Scotland +9 18 £338 -12.34% 1
North West -7 15 £425 +6.25% 5
East Midlands +5 12 £320 -1.54% 1
Wales -9 6 £425 -15.00% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 513 (78.20%) Oracle
2 359 (54.73%) Java
3 278 (42.38%) Linux
4 272 (41.46%) Unix
5 267 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
6 241 (36.74%) JBoss
7 223 (33.99%) Tomcat
8 216 (32.93%) SQL
9 200 (30.49%) WebSphere
10 166 (25.30%) XML
11 165 (25.15%) J2EE
12 164 (25.00%) Spring
13 147 (22.41%) Apache
14 146 (22.26%) TDD
15 145 (22.10%) Puppet
16 143 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
17 140 (21.34%) Web Services
18 133 (20.27%) Red Hat
19 126 (19.21%) Finance
19 126 (19.21%) Hibernate
20 121 (18.45%) Security Cleared
21 119 (18.14%) JavaScript
22 117 (17.84%) CSS
22 117 (17.84%) Opscode Chef
23 116 (17.68%) OO
24 113 (17.23%) MySQL
24 113 (17.23%) Ansible
24 113 (17.23%) DevOps
25 112 (17.07%) SOAP
26 110 (16.77%) Amazon AWS

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
1 241 (36.74%) JBoss
2 223 (33.99%) Tomcat
3 200 (30.49%) WebSphere
4 147 (22.41%) Apache
5 84 (12.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 83 (12.65%) OpenStack
7 66 (10.06%) Oracle Application Server
8 58 (8.84%) iPlanet
9 34 (5.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 33 (5.03%) Oracle Service Bus
11 28 (4.27%) Confluence
11 28 (4.27%) WebLogic Portal
12 24 (3.66%) IIS
13 19 (2.90%) SharePoint
14 14 (2.13%) Jetty
15 12 (1.83%) Mule
15 12 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (1.68%) MQSeries
16 11 (1.68%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (4.73%) Oracle BPM
2 26 (3.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 21 (3.20%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (1.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 12 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (1.68%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (1.37%) Unica
8 6 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.76%) Pega PRPC
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.61%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.46%) Maximo
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (0.46%) Siebel CRM
12 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
12 2 (0.30%) Primavera
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle FAH
13 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 110 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.96%) PaaS
4 23 (3.51%) IaaS
5 11 (1.68%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.37%) SaaS
7 8 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.22%) Serverless
8 7 (1.07%) GitHub
9 6 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (0.76%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.76%) Google Checkout
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.30%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 92 (14.02%) Firewall
2 85 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 64 (9.76%) LDAP
4 63 (9.60%) HTTP
5 49 (7.47%) DNS
6 43 (6.55%) SSL
7 26 (3.96%) SSH
8 22 (3.35%) OpenLDAP
9 19 (2.90%) SAN
10 17 (2.59%) WAN
11 12 (1.83%) AMQP
11 12 (1.83%) FCoE
11 12 (1.83%) iSCSI
12 11 (1.68%) NAS
12 11 (1.68%) Network Security
13 10 (1.52%) FTP
14 9 (1.37%) Internet
14 9 (1.37%) VPN
15 8 (1.22%) X.21
16 7 (1.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (17.23%) MySQL
2 107 (16.31%) NoSQL
3 96 (14.63%) Oracle Database
4 89 (13.57%) Relational Database
5 79 (12.04%) PostgreSQL
6 68 (10.37%) RDBMS
7 59 (8.99%) MongoDB
8 56 (8.54%) SQL Server
9 40 (6.10%) DB2
10 37 (5.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (3.81%) Oracle Database 12c
12 23 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (2.74%) DB2 UDB
13 18 (2.74%) Hadoop
14 16 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
16 13 (1.98%) Couchbase
16 13 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (1.98%) Redis
16 13 (1.98%) Riak
Development Applications
1 81 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 78 (11.89%) Jenkins
3 75 (11.43%) Maven
4 70 (10.67%) Eclipse
5 69 (10.52%) MSTest
5 69 (10.52%) NUnit
6 68 (10.37%) JUnit
7 62 (9.45%) Selenium
8 54 (8.23%) JIRA
9 51 (7.77%) Cucumber
10 43 (6.55%) Subversion
11 36 (5.49%) SoapUI
12 34 (5.18%) Ant
13 30 (4.57%) Grunt
13 30 (4.57%) IntelliJ
14 24 (3.66%) Bower
14 24 (3.66%) Jasmine
15 19 (2.90%) Artifactory
16 18 (2.74%) Vagrant
17 17 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 126 (19.21%) Finance
2 47 (7.16%) Banking
3 35 (5.34%) Retail Banking
4 23 (3.51%) Retail
5 14 (2.13%) Marketing
6 13 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.07%) Front Office
8 6 (0.91%) Law
9 5 (0.76%) Automotive
9 5 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Electronics
10 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Local Government
11 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 288 (43.90%) Developer
2 221 (33.69%) Java Developer
3 50 (7.62%) Administrator
4 48 (7.32%) Senior Developer
5 47 (7.16%) Architect
5 47 (7.16%) Full Stack Developer
6 44 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 40 (6.10%) Unix Engineer
8 36 (5.49%) Digital Developer
8 36 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 33 (5.03%) DBA
9 33 (5.03%) Oracle DBA
10 31 (4.73%) Digital Transformation
11 28 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (3.96%) Consultant
13 23 (3.51%) Designer
13 23 (3.51%) Support Engineer
14 22 (3.35%) Scala Developer
15 21 (3.20%) Solaris Engineer
16 20 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (25.30%) XML
2 165 (25.15%) J2EE
3 164 (25.00%) Spring
4 140 (21.34%) Web Services
5 126 (19.21%) Hibernate
6 117 (17.84%) CSS
7 112 (17.07%) SOAP
8 100 (15.24%) HTML
9 87 (13.26%) Middleware
10 85 (12.96%) REST
11 71 (10.82%) AngularJS
12 63 (9.60%) JSP
13 61 (9.30%) Struts
14 59 (8.99%) EJB
15 57 (8.69%) HTML5
15 57 (8.69%) RESTful
16 56 (8.54%) Java EE
17 55 (8.38%) JSON
18 51 (7.77%) JMS
19 49 (7.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.69%) Clustering
2 51 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 25 (3.81%) Private Cloud
5 22 (3.35%) User Experience
6 14 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.22%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.07%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.07%) DataPower
10 7 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.07%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.91%) Replication
11 6 (0.91%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.76%) Grid Computing
12 5 (0.76%) Oracle Exalytics
13 3 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 278 (42.38%) Linux
2 272 (41.46%) Unix
3 107 (16.31%) Solaris
4 103 (15.70%) Windows
5 95 (14.48%) AIX
6 78 (11.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 67 (10.21%) HPUX
8 54 (8.23%) SUSE
9 23 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 19 (2.90%) Windows Server
11 7 (1.07%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.91%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.15%) CentOS
14 1 (0.15%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (22.26%) TDD
3 143 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (17.68%) OO
5 113 (17.23%) DevOps
6 103 (15.70%) SOA
7 77 (11.74%) Test Automation
8 75 (11.43%) Load Balancing
9 72 (10.98%) ITIL
10 69 (10.52%) High Availability
11 68 (10.37%) Scrum
12 63 (9.60%) MVC
13 62 (9.45%) Microservices
14 58 (8.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 45 (6.86%) Open Source
16 43 (6.55%) Mentoring
17 41 (6.25%) Configuration Management
18 38 (5.79%) Migration
19 36 (5.49%) Kanban
19 36 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 359 (54.73%) Java
2 216 (32.93%) SQL
3 119 (18.14%) JavaScript
4 93 (14.18%) PL/SQL
5 92 (14.02%) Shell Script
6 71 (10.82%) Perl
7 47 (7.16%) Python
8 40 (6.10%) Bash Shell
9 38 (5.79%) Korn
10 32 (4.88%) Scala
11 28 (4.27%) C
12 23 (3.51%) Groovy
12 23 (3.51%) Ruby
13 18 (2.74%) C#
13 18 (2.74%) C-shell
14 15 (2.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 11 (1.68%) C++
15 11 (1.68%) XPath
16 10 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 121 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 90 (13.72%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.12%) Degree
4 8 (1.22%) ISEB
4 8 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.07%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.46%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) HND
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.15%) OCP
9 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.35%) QA
2 7 (1.07%) SLA
3 5 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.30%) MiFID
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 59 (8.99%) Docker
2 35 (5.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 33 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 32 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (4.12%) Hyper-V
5 27 (4.12%) NFS
6 26 (3.96%) KVM
7 24 (3.66%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (2.29%) Samba
9 5 (0.76%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.46%) HDFS
11 3 (0.46%) SRDF
12 2 (0.30%) RHEV
12 2 (0.30%) vSphere
12 2 (0.30%) Xen
12 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.30%) XenServer
13 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 145 (22.10%) Puppet
2 117 (17.84%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (17.23%) Ansible
4 19 (2.90%) Kibana
5 13 (1.98%) Data Guard
6 12 (1.83%) Grafana
7 11 (1.68%) OpenView
7 11 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (1.68%) Terraform
8 10 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (1.37%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.22%) Cobbler
10 8 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 7 (1.07%) logstash
12 6 (0.91%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.76%) Dollar Universe
13 5 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 5 (0.76%) Forum Sentry
14 4 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 513 (78.20%) Oracle
2 133 (20.27%) Red Hat
3 71 (10.82%) Sun
4 66 (10.06%) IBM
5 59 (8.99%) Cisco
6 56 (8.54%) F5
7 48 (7.32%) HP
8 38 (5.79%) webMethods
9 37 (5.64%) VMware
10 35 (5.34%) Veritas
11 26 (3.96%) PlateSpin
12 22 (3.35%) BEA
13 20 (3.05%) Cognos
14 18 (2.74%) TIBCO
15 17 (2.59%) Informatica
16 16 (2.44%) Microsoft
16 16 (2.44%) Siebel
16 16 (2.44%) WSO2
17 15 (2.29%) Google
18 13 (1.98%) Axway