Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 345 450 335
Rank change year-on-year +105 -115 +56
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 253 308 766
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 2.96% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 188 510
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £360 £350 £375
90th Percentile £614 £661 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £453 £438
% change year-on-year -4.97% +3.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £57.25 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.43% +27.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -4.58% +33.33%

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 5,937 10,392 16,384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.48% 14.38% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,992 6,908 10,723
Median daily rate £475 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 229 328
Median hourly rate £26.73 £20.00 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.65% +7.38% -1.97%
10th Percentile £13.68 £10.92 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.50 £51.75 £47.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +31.51% +4.29% -7.89%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WebLogic as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebLogic.

Daily rate trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing WebLogic over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WebLogic.

Hourly rate trend for WebLogic in the UK

WebLogic
Top 15 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 18 January 2021. 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 +97 202 £432 -13.60% 22
UK excluding London +149 154 £430 -4.97% 19
Midlands +93 78 £425 +1.80% 8
West Midlands +83 78 £425 +1.49% 7
Work from Home -123 70 £517 -9.30%
London +68 59 £525 -1.87% 5
South East +79 28 £513 -6.82% 4
North of England +98 16 £450 +12.50% 1
Wales +35 16 £525 +12.30% 1
North East - 12 £450 -
East of England +66 7 £500 +27.80% 3
Scotland +56 6 £540 - 2
South West +96 3 £605 +51.25%
North West +64 3 £450 +16.13% 1
Yorkshire +41 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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.

1 218 (86.17%) Oracle
2 195 (77.08%) Java
3 183 (72.33%) SQL
4 128 (50.59%) PL/SQL
5 117 (46.25%) Unix
6 115 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (41.50%) J2EE
8 104 (41.11%) webMethods
9 83 (32.81%) BEA
10 81 (32.02%) Test Strategy
11 80 (31.62%) XML
12 75 (29.64%) JIRA
13 72 (28.46%) Linux
14 71 (28.06%) Process Improvement
14 71 (28.06%) Git (software)
15 70 (27.67%) Problem Management
16 69 (27.27%) Data Modelling
16 69 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
17 68 (26.88%) JSON
17 68 (26.88%) Jenkins
18 64 (25.30%) Confluence
18 64 (25.30%) Configuration Management
19 63 (24.90%) Public Sector
20 61 (24.11%) Maven
20 61 (24.11%) Waterfall
21 60 (23.72%) DevOps
22 57 (22.53%) Oracle Database
22 57 (22.53%) Shell Script
23 55 (21.74%) OO
24 52 (20.55%) RUP

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 64 (25.30%) Confluence
2 39 (15.42%) JBoss
3 32 (12.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 28 (11.07%) Red Hat Fuse
5 22 (8.70%) WebSphere
6 21 (8.30%) MQSeries
7 20 (7.91%) Tomcat
8 17 (6.72%) Apache
9 13 (5.14%) SAS
10 10 (3.95%) CICS
10 10 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
11 9 (3.56%) Mule
12 8 (3.16%) Jetty
12 8 (3.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 7 (2.77%) IIS
14 5 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (1.58%) Liferay
15 4 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (1.19%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (8.30%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (5.14%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (3.95%) SAP FI-CA
4 8 (3.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 7 (2.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.19%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.65%) AWS
2 24 (9.49%) Azure
3 19 (7.51%) GitHub
4 6 (2.37%) PaaS
5 4 (1.58%) IaaS
6 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.19%) SaaS
6 3 (1.19%) Tricentis Tosca
7 2 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.51%) HTTP
2 11 (4.35%) SSH
3 10 (3.95%) FTP
4 7 (2.77%) SSL
5 4 (1.58%) VLAN
6 3 (1.19%) DNS
6 3 (1.19%) Firewall
6 3 (1.19%) VPN
7 2 (0.79%) DMZ
7 2 (0.79%) Wireless
8 1 (0.40%) Internet
8 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.53%) Oracle Database
2 31 (12.25%) MongoDB
3 28 (11.07%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (10.67%) SQL Server
5 25 (9.88%) MySQL
6 21 (8.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (5.93%) Hadoop
8 15 (5.93%) Oracle ODI
8 15 (5.93%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (3.56%) Adabas
12 8 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (3.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 7 (2.77%) Apache Hive
13 7 (2.77%) SAS EBI
13 7 (2.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 6 (2.37%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (2.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 75 (29.64%) JIRA
2 71 (28.06%) Git (software)
3 68 (26.88%) Jenkins
4 61 (24.11%) Maven
5 39 (15.42%) Ant
6 38 (15.02%) CA Gen
7 32 (12.65%) Cucumber
7 32 (12.65%) Selenium
8 31 (12.25%) Toad
9 27 (10.67%) Bitbucket
10 24 (9.49%) Eclipse
10 24 (9.49%) JMeter
11 20 (7.91%) Gradle
12 18 (7.11%) JUnit
13 16 (6.32%) ClearCase
13 16 (6.32%) Postman
14 13 (5.14%) IntelliJ
14 13 (5.14%) Mockito
15 11 (4.35%) Subversion
16 10 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 63 (24.90%) Public Sector
2 23 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (1.98%) Advertising
4 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.79%) Banking
5 2 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 100 (39.53%) Developer
2 50 (19.76%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.86%) Software Engineer
4 28 (11.07%) Scala Developer
5 27 (10.67%) DBA
5 27 (10.67%) Oracle DBA
6 21 (8.30%) Architect
7 19 (7.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 14 (5.53%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.14%) Analyst
9 13 (5.14%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.56%) Administrator
10 9 (3.56%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (3.16%) Java Engineer
12 7 (2.77%) Automation Tester
12 7 (2.77%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (2.77%) Oracle Specialist
12 7 (2.77%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.77%) Tester
13 6 (2.37%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (41.50%) J2EE
2 80 (31.62%) XML
3 68 (26.88%) JSON
4 52 (20.55%) Spring
5 42 (16.60%) RabbitMQ
6 38 (15.02%) SOAP
7 37 (14.62%) Middleware
8 35 (13.83%) HTML
9 26 (10.28%) Hibernate
9 26 (10.28%) Web Services
10 25 (9.88%) Apache Camel
11 24 (9.49%) JMS
11 24 (9.49%) Spring Boot
12 22 (8.70%) HTML5
12 22 (8.70%) Play Framework
13 18 (7.11%) ActiveMQ
14 17 (6.72%) MSMQ
14 17 (6.72%) Oracle Fusion
14 17 (6.72%) REST
15 15 (5.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.72%) User Experience
2 12 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.74%) Data Structures
2 12 (4.74%) Derivative
2 12 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.74%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.74%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (3.56%) Mainframe
3 9 (3.56%) Robotics
4 6 (2.37%) PKI
5 5 (1.98%) Clustering
5 5 (1.98%) Equities
5 5 (1.98%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.19%) Replication
7 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.79%) EFT
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 117 (46.25%) Unix
2 72 (28.46%) Linux
3 47 (18.58%) Windows
4 9 (3.56%) CentOS
4 9 (3.56%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.16%) AIX
5 8 (3.16%) Android
5 8 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.16%) Debian
5 8 (3.16%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (3.16%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (32.02%) Test Strategy
3 71 (28.06%) Process Improvement
4 70 (27.67%) Problem Management
5 69 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 64 (25.30%) Configuration Management
7 61 (24.11%) Waterfall
8 60 (23.72%) DevOps
9 55 (21.74%) OO
10 52 (20.55%) RUP
10 52 (20.55%) Scrum
11 40 (15.81%) Microservices
11 40 (15.81%) Test Automation
12 39 (15.42%) Software Engineering
13 36 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (13.44%) SOA
15 33 (13.04%) TDD
16 28 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 195 (77.08%) Java
2 183 (72.33%) SQL
3 128 (50.59%) PL/SQL
4 57 (22.53%) Shell Script
5 50 (19.76%) Perl
6 48 (18.97%) Scala
7 34 (13.44%) COBOL
8 33 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 21 (8.30%) Java 8
10 18 (7.11%) Python
11 16 (6.32%) T-SQL
12 12 (4.74%) Kotlin
13 10 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.95%) C++
14 9 (3.56%) Assembly Language
14 9 (3.56%) CLIST
14 9 (3.56%) Groovy
14 9 (3.56%) JCL
14 9 (3.56%) Natural
14 9 (3.56%) REXX
Qualifications
1 46 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.44%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.09%) ISEB
3 23 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 19 (7.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (5.14%) DV Cleared
6 11 (4.35%) Degree
7 8 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.58%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.79%) CISSP
9 2 (0.79%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.11%) QA
2 11 (4.35%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (11.07%) Docker
2 20 (7.91%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (3.56%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (2.77%) HDFS
5 5 (1.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (1.19%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.40%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 22 (8.70%) Ansible
2 21 (8.30%) Puppet
3 14 (5.53%) Kubernetes
4 11 (4.35%) Data Guard
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (3.16%) Salt
7 5 (1.98%) Rancher
7 5 (1.98%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.58%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.19%) Terraform
10 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.40%) Nagios
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 218 (86.17%) Oracle
2 104 (41.11%) webMethods
3 83 (32.81%) BEA
4 36 (14.23%) Pega
5 33 (13.04%) Informatica
6 21 (8.30%) Microsoft
6 21 (8.30%) MuleSoft
6 21 (8.30%) Red Hat
6 21 (8.30%) Sybase
7 17 (6.72%) Axway
8 14 (5.53%) SAP
9 13 (5.14%) IBM
10 12 (4.74%) Sparx
11 9 (3.56%) WSO2
12 8 (3.16%) CheckPoint
12 8 (3.16%) Cloudera
12 8 (3.16%) Hortonworks
13 6 (2.37%) Talend
14 2 (0.79%) Aveksa
14 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow