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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 271 267 240
Rank change year-on-year -4 -27  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 395 469 518
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.88% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 5.09% 5.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 280 271
Median daily rate £475 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.77% -1.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £403
% change year-on-year +18.75% -0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £34.25

WebLogic is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7809 9216 9338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 17.20% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5111 5886 5538
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 222 346
Median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebLogic as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Top 30 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 379 £475 +11.76% 58
London +37 141 £463 +2.83% 23
South East +5 82 £521 +30.31% 9
East of England +32 49 £463 - 3
North East +6 43 £450 +50.00% 2
Tyne and Wear +7 42 £450 +50.00% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 42 £450 +50.00% 2
Essex +23 34 £469 +4.16%
South West +13 34 £426 -5.33% 6
West Sussex +23 22 £513 -21.15%
Southend-on-Sea -4 22 £469 +28.42%
Hampshire -6 19 £550 +37.50% 3
Surrey +16 18 £536 +37.06% 2
Worthing +25 15 £512 -21.30%
Berkshire +15 15 £513 +46.42% 2
City of London -22 13 £625 +19.04% 7
West Midlands -55 13 £500 -1.23% 3
Hertfordshire +6 10 £400 -15.78% 2
Telford +4 8 £500 -9.09% 2
Shropshire -2 8 £500 -9.09% 2
Gloucestershire +3 7 £425 -22.72%
North West -4 7 £425 +3.03% 6
Redhill - 7 £538 -
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
Wales - 7 £525 -
Reading +13 6 £525 +50.00% 1
Warwick +3 5 £400 +9.96%
Warwickshire +3 5 £400 +9.96%
West Wales - 5 £525 -
Croydon - 5 £405 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 569 (75.36%) Oracle
2 464 (61.46%) Java
3 345 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (45.03%) Linux
5 291 (38.54%) Unix
6 266 (35.23%) SQL
7 229 (30.33%) Oracle Database
8 211 (27.95%) J2EE
8 211 (27.95%) Web Services
9 207 (27.42%) XML
10 192 (25.43%) JBoss
11 180 (23.84%) Windows
12 173 (22.91%) Jenkins
13 168 (22.25%) DevOps
14 160 (21.19%) Git (software)
14 160 (21.19%) Tomcat
15 158 (20.93%) Spring
16 153 (20.26%) Apache
17 152 (20.13%) WebSphere
18 148 (19.60%) Red Hat
19 141 (18.68%) JavaScript
20 135 (17.88%) HTML
20 135 (17.88%) Security Cleared
21 130 (17.22%) SOAP
22 121 (16.03%) Middleware
23 120 (15.89%) Finance
24 119 (15.76%) PL/SQL
25 118 (15.63%) SOA
25 118 (15.63%) Hibernate
25 118 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 192 (25.43%) JBoss
2 160 (21.19%) Tomcat
3 153 (20.26%) Apache
4 152 (20.13%) WebSphere
5 103 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 72 (9.54%) Confluence
7 47 (6.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 32 (4.24%) Oracle Application Server
8 32 (4.24%) WebLogic Portal
9 30 (3.97%) IIS
10 26 (3.44%) nginx
11 25 (3.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 24 (3.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 22 (2.91%) GlassFish
14 20 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (2.25%) ATG Dynamo
15 17 (2.25%) CMS
16 14 (1.85%) Tuxedo
17 12 (1.59%) iPlanet
18 9 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 46 (6.09%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (3.58%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (1.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 13 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.53%) Murex MxG2000
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.26%) Maximo
11 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.26%) Primavera
12 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
12 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 83 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.91%) IaaS
3 22 (2.91%) Trello
4 20 (2.65%) PaaS
5 10 (1.32%) GitHub
5 10 (1.32%) SaaS
6 6 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.79%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.26%) Force.com
9 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.26%) Google Checkout
9 2 (0.26%) Route 53
9 2 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.49%) HTTP
2 45 (5.96%) Firewall
3 41 (5.43%) LDAP
3 41 (5.43%) SSL
4 39 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.44%) DNS
6 24 (3.18%) Internet
7 14 (1.85%) Kerberos
7 14 (1.85%) SSH
8 13 (1.72%) SAN
9 9 (1.19%) BIG-IP
9 9 (1.19%) WAN
10 8 (1.06%) LAN
10 8 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (0.93%) FTP
11 7 (0.93%) NAS
12 6 (0.79%) PuTTY
12 6 (0.79%) WinSCP
13 5 (0.66%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (30.33%) Oracle Database
2 98 (12.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 74 (9.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 68 (9.01%) Oracle Database 12c
5 66 (8.74%) BusinessObjects
6 57 (7.55%) SQL Server
7 42 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 36 (4.77%) MySQL
9 35 (4.64%) Oracle Reports
10 34 (4.50%) MongoDB
11 26 (3.44%) DB2
11 26 (3.44%) NoSQL
11 26 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 19 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
14 17 (2.25%) Endeca
14 17 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (2.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 15 (1.99%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 173 (22.91%) Jenkins
2 160 (21.19%) Git (software)
3 114 (15.10%) JIRA
4 82 (10.86%) Maven
5 79 (10.46%) Selenium
6 75 (9.93%) Subversion
7 74 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
8 58 (7.68%) JUnit
9 53 (7.02%) Ant
10 47 (6.23%) Cucumber
11 36 (4.77%) SoapUI
12 34 (4.50%) Eclipse
12 34 (4.50%) Oracle APEX
13 32 (4.24%) Gradle
14 27 (3.58%) GitLab
15 25 (3.31%) JBehave
16 22 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (2.91%) ProC
16 22 (2.91%) Vagrant
17 19 (2.52%) Log4j
General
1 120 (15.89%) Finance
2 54 (7.15%) Banking
3 24 (3.18%) Retail
4 20 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.59%) Electronics
7 12 (1.59%) Marketing
8 8 (1.06%) Advertising
8 8 (1.06%) Back Office
9 5 (0.66%) Front Office
10 4 (0.53%) Billing
11 3 (0.40%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Prime Brokerage
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
13 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 279 (36.95%) Developer
2 181 (23.97%) Java Developer
3 124 (16.42%) Architect
4 66 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 49 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
6 48 (6.36%) DBA
6 48 (6.36%) Oracle DBA
7 40 (5.30%) Consultant
8 36 (4.77%) Oracle Architect
9 35 (4.64%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.37%) Technical Architect
11 27 (3.58%) Analyst
11 27 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
12 26 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (3.31%) Administrator
14 21 (2.78%) Agile Developer
14 21 (2.78%) Applications Support
15 20 (2.65%) Agile Java Developer
16 19 (2.52%) Software Engineer
17 17 (2.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (27.95%) J2EE
1 211 (27.95%) Web Services
2 207 (27.42%) XML
3 158 (20.93%) Spring
4 135 (17.88%) HTML
5 130 (17.22%) SOAP
6 121 (16.03%) Middleware
7 118 (15.63%) Hibernate
8 109 (14.44%) REST
9 102 (13.51%) JMS
10 100 (13.25%) CSS
11 92 (12.19%) JSP
12 87 (11.52%) XSLT
13 79 (10.46%) EJB
13 79 (10.46%) JSON
14 75 (9.93%) Java EE
15 57 (7.55%) Servlets
15 57 (7.55%) Struts
16 52 (6.89%) Oracle Fusion
17 51 (6.75%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 102 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.77%) Clustering
3 30 (3.97%) iPad
4 28 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (3.44%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.46%) PKI
10 10 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.19%) DataPower
12 8 (1.06%) User Experience
13 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.79%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.79%) Derivative
14 6 (0.79%) Market Risk
15 4 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 340 (45.03%) Linux
2 291 (38.54%) Unix
3 180 (23.84%) Windows
4 118 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (9.80%) AIX
6 67 (8.87%) Windows Server
7 46 (6.09%) Solaris
8 31 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.65%) HPUX
10 14 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (1.72%) VME
12 10 (1.32%) Android
13 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (1.06%) MVS
14 8 (1.06%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.93%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.93%) SUSE
15 7 (0.93%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (22.25%) DevOps
3 118 (15.63%) SOA
4 110 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
5 106 (14.04%) Configuration Management
6 101 (13.38%) Open Source
7 95 (12.58%) Scrum
8 90 (11.92%) OO
9 82 (10.86%) E-Commerce
10 79 (10.46%) TDD
11 78 (10.33%) SDLC
12 76 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
13 74 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
14 71 (9.40%) ITIL
15 62 (8.21%) UML
16 57 (7.55%) Mentoring
17 55 (7.28%) Waterfall
18 52 (6.89%) High Availability
19 49 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
20 47 (6.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 464 (61.46%) Java
2 266 (35.23%) SQL
3 141 (18.68%) JavaScript
4 119 (15.76%) PL/SQL
5 110 (14.57%) Perl
6 66 (8.74%) Python
7 60 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 44 (5.83%) C
8 44 (5.83%) PowerShell
9 38 (5.03%) Groovy
10 27 (3.58%) PHP
11 24 (3.18%) C#
12 22 (2.91%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.65%) Ruby
13 20 (2.65%) Scala
14 16 (2.12%) C++
15 12 (1.59%) XPath
16 9 (1.19%) Korn
17 7 (0.93%) COBOL
18 6 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 135 (17.88%) Security Cleared
2 97 (12.85%) SC Cleared
3 47 (6.23%) Degree
4 23 (3.05%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.72%) ISEB
6 12 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (1.59%) Sun Certification
7 9 (1.19%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.66%) OCP
8 5 (0.66%) OCPJP
8 5 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.53%) CCIE
9 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.53%) CISSP
9 4 (0.53%) RHCE
9 4 (0.53%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.40%) PMP
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.83%) QA
2 21 (2.78%) SLA
3 10 (1.32%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.66%) MiFID
6 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.40%) PMO
7 3 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 65 (8.61%) Docker
2 60 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 50 (6.62%) Oracle RAC
4 28 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.19%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.06%) NFS
8 7 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (0.93%) PowerHA
9 6 (0.79%) KVM
10 5 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.53%) vCloud
11 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.40%) Xen
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle Clusterware
13 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.13%) Gluster
14 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.13%) vSphere
14 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (11.13%) Puppet
2 72 (9.54%) Ansible
3 35 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (4.37%) Dollar Universe
5 29 (3.84%) Data Guard
6 22 (2.91%) Oracle Identity Management
7 17 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 16 (2.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (1.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 14 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (1.85%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.19%) Rundeck
10 9 (1.19%) SCCM
11 7 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.93%) Nessus
11 7 (0.93%) Packer
11 7 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 7 (0.93%) Zenoss
12 6 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 569 (75.36%) Oracle
2 148 (19.60%) Red Hat
3 69 (9.14%) IBM
4 58 (7.68%) TIBCO
5 55 (7.28%) ATG
6 52 (6.89%) HP
7 49 (6.49%) VMware
8 46 (6.09%) BEA
8 46 (6.09%) Microsoft
9 38 (5.03%) Informatica
10 35 (4.64%) Atlassian
10 35 (4.64%) webMethods
11 29 (3.84%) Cisco
11 29 (3.84%) F5
12 23 (3.05%) Sun
13 22 (2.91%) Google
14 17 (2.25%) Axway
14 17 (2.25%) hybris
14 17 (2.25%) SAP
14 17 (2.25%) Siebel
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