Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 529 349 371
Rank change year-on-year -180 +22 -105
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 292 761 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.74% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 4.39% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 468 454
UK median daily rate £460 £456 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.82% +6.73% -5.00%
10th Percentile £360 £352 £308
90th Percentile £620 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
UK median hourly rate £59.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £53.85 £32.47 £38.88
90th Percentile £59.95 £43.65 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.50 £35.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +70.00% -15.15% +30.95%

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 12,647 17,335 16,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.91% 16.78% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,167 11,276 10,877
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £263
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 409 410
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.10 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.96 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.21% +5.00% -2.44%

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 22 October 2019.

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 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 22 October 2019. 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 -181 255 £453 -4.74% 70
UK excluding London -92 214 £450 +5.88% 31
South East +41 96 £470 -1.05% 16
London -130 71 £516 -1.67% 39
Midlands -25 30 £400 +6.67% 5
West Midlands -43 26 £402 +6.84% 5
Wales +25 23 £500 +8.11%
North of England +5 22 £438 +0.57% 6
East of England -31 21 £423 -0.59% 2
South West -47 15 £450 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +23 11 £460 +5.14% 3
North West 0 11 £400 -8.05% 2
Scotland +17 6 £441 +8.22%
East Midlands +25 4 £325 -10.34%
Northern Ireland -9 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 225 (77.05%) Oracle
2 166 (56.85%) Java
3 158 (54.11%) SQL
4 102 (34.93%) Linux
5 99 (33.90%) PL/SQL
6 97 (33.22%) Oracle Database
7 93 (31.85%) J2EE
8 92 (31.51%) Unix
9 86 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
10 84 (28.77%) Windows
11 79 (27.05%) Tomcat
12 75 (25.68%) Middleware
13 69 (23.63%) webMethods
14 68 (23.29%) AWS
15 67 (22.95%) XML
16 59 (20.21%) Python
17 56 (19.18%) DevOps
18 55 (18.84%) JBoss
18 55 (18.84%) JIRA
19 54 (18.49%) Security Cleared
20 53 (18.15%) Apache
21 52 (17.81%) SOA
21 52 (17.81%) Configuration Management
22 51 (17.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 48 (16.44%) Confluence
24 47 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
25 46 (15.75%) Spring
25 46 (15.75%) JavaScript
26 45 (15.41%) Azure
27 44 (15.07%) Git (software)

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 79 (27.05%) Tomcat
2 55 (18.84%) JBoss
3 53 (18.15%) Apache
4 51 (17.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 48 (16.44%) Confluence
6 41 (14.04%) WebSphere
7 16 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (3.08%) nginx
10 8 (2.74%) GlassFish
10 8 (2.74%) Jetty
11 7 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 6 (2.05%) WebLogic Integration
13 5 (1.71%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.71%) IIS
13 5 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.03%) MQSeries
14 3 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (9.25%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (8.22%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (3.77%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.74%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (2.05%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.34%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 68 (23.29%) AWS
2 45 (15.41%) Azure
3 24 (8.22%) GitHub
4 14 (4.79%) PaaS
5 8 (2.74%) Google Analytics
6 7 (2.40%) OpenShift
7 6 (2.05%) GCP
7 6 (2.05%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.03%) Akamai
9 3 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.03%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.03%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (1.03%) TestFlight
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.59%) HTTP
2 21 (7.19%) SSL
3 13 (4.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.42%) DNS
5 9 (3.08%) Firewall
6 7 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (2.05%) SSH
8 5 (1.71%) SMTP
9 4 (1.37%) NAS
10 3 (1.03%) Internet
10 3 (1.03%) SAN
11 2 (0.68%) BGP
11 2 (0.68%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.68%) IPsec
11 2 (0.68%) Network Security
11 2 (0.68%) OSPF
11 2 (0.68%) VLAN
11 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (33.22%) Oracle Database
2 36 (12.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 32 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.19%) MongoDB
5 20 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (5.82%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (5.48%) MySQL
8 15 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (4.11%) NoSQL
9 12 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.74%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (2.40%) Big Data
11 7 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.40%) Hadoop
11 7 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.05%) QlikView
12 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (18.84%) JIRA
2 44 (15.07%) Git (software)
3 41 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 32 (10.96%) Eclipse
5 26 (8.90%) Ant
6 24 (8.22%) Maven
7 23 (7.88%) Bitbucket
8 22 (7.53%) IntelliJ
9 21 (7.19%) Selenium
10 19 (6.51%) Cucumber
10 19 (6.51%) JUnit
11 15 (5.14%) CA Gen
12 14 (4.79%) Subversion
13 13 (4.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (4.45%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (3.77%) Gradle
15 8 (2.74%) Gatling
15 8 (2.74%) GitLab
15 8 (2.74%) SoapUI
15 8 (2.74%) Sublime Text
General
1 24 (8.22%) Finance
2 22 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.79%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.05%) Front Office
5 5 (1.71%) Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Games
6 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.03%) Automotive
7 3 (1.03%) Electronics
7 3 (1.03%) Marketing
8 2 (0.68%) Retail
9 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (31.51%) Developer
2 37 (12.67%) Architect
3 34 (11.64%) Java Developer
4 23 (7.88%) DBA
4 23 (7.88%) Oracle DBA
5 21 (7.19%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (6.16%) Consultant
6 18 (6.16%) Middleware Engineer
7 16 (5.48%) Administrator
8 14 (4.79%) Scala Developer
9 13 (4.45%) Analyst
10 12 (4.11%) Test Manager
11 10 (3.42%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.08%) Environment Manager
12 9 (3.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 8 (2.74%) Middleware Administrator
13 8 (2.74%) Middleware Consultant
14 7 (2.40%) Applications Support
14 7 (2.40%) AWS Engineer
14 7 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (31.85%) J2EE
2 75 (25.68%) Middleware
3 67 (22.95%) XML
4 46 (15.75%) Spring
5 43 (14.73%) Web Services
6 41 (14.04%) HTML
7 40 (13.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 34 (11.64%) JMS
9 32 (10.96%) JSON
10 29 (9.93%) Hibernate
10 29 (9.93%) SOAP
11 28 (9.59%) REST
12 22 (7.53%) CSS
13 21 (7.19%) jQuery
14 20 (6.85%) AngularJS
15 19 (6.51%) HTML5
16 17 (5.82%) Java EE
16 17 (5.82%) Node.js
16 17 (5.82%) Spring Boot
17 16 (5.48%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.14%) Clustering
3 12 (4.11%) Derivative
4 9 (3.08%) PKI
5 8 (2.74%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.40%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.05%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.05%) Replication
7 6 (2.05%) User Experience
8 5 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.37%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) HACMP
9 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Robotics
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 102 (34.93%) Linux
2 92 (31.51%) Unix
3 84 (28.77%) Windows
4 23 (7.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.79%) AIX
5 14 (4.79%) Ubuntu
6 11 (3.77%) Windows Server
7 10 (3.42%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.40%) Android
8 7 (2.40%) CentOS
8 7 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.05%) Debian
9 6 (2.05%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.71%) Solaris
11 4 (1.37%) HPUX
11 4 (1.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.18%) DevOps
3 52 (17.81%) Configuration Management
3 52 (17.81%) SOA
4 47 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (14.73%) Data Modelling
6 40 (13.70%) Test Strategy
7 36 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (11.30%) Migration
8 33 (11.30%) Process Improvement
8 33 (11.30%) Test Automation
9 31 (10.62%) Microservices
10 30 (10.27%) Scrum
11 27 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (8.90%) Problem Management
13 23 (7.88%) SDLC
14 20 (6.85%) Infrastructure Automation
14 20 (6.85%) Mentoring
15 19 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (6.16%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 166 (56.85%) Java
2 158 (54.11%) SQL
3 99 (33.90%) PL/SQL
4 59 (20.21%) Python
5 46 (15.75%) JavaScript
6 42 (14.38%) Perl
7 32 (10.96%) Scala
8 28 (9.59%) Shell Script
9 26 (8.90%) Bash Shell
10 19 (6.51%) Ruby
11 16 (5.48%) Groovy
12 15 (5.14%) C#
13 13 (4.45%) Java 8
14 11 (3.77%) C
14 11 (3.77%) PowerShell
15 10 (3.42%) C++
16 9 (3.08%) T-SQL
17 8 (2.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 7 (2.40%) Haskell
19 6 (2.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (18.49%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.79%) DV Cleared
4 13 (4.45%) ISEB
5 10 (3.42%) Degree
6 7 (2.40%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (2.40%) Sun Certification
7 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.71%) OCPJP
9 4 (1.37%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.68%) CISA
11 2 (0.68%) CISM
11 2 (0.68%) CISSP
11 2 (0.68%) CSSLP
11 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.34%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.74%) SLA
2 6 (2.05%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) HL7
4 1 (0.34%) TickIT
System Software
1 38 (13.01%) Docker
2 15 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.05%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.71%) NFS
7 4 (1.37%) Samba
7 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.68%) HDFS
8 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.68%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 37 (12.67%) Puppet
2 28 (9.59%) Ansible
3 21 (7.19%) Amdocs OSS
4 12 (4.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 11 (3.77%) Kibana
6 10 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (3.08%) Grafana
8 8 (2.74%) Data Guard
8 8 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.40%) Salt
10 5 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (1.37%) Tivoli
12 3 (1.03%) Terraform
13 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 1 (0.34%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 225 (77.05%) Oracle
2 69 (23.63%) webMethods
3 42 (14.38%) BEA
4 37 (12.67%) Microsoft
5 33 (11.30%) Red Hat
6 29 (9.93%) IBM
7 21 (7.19%) Cramer
8 17 (5.82%) Google
8 17 (5.82%) Pega
9 16 (5.48%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.42%) F5
11 9 (3.08%) Adobe
11 9 (3.08%) SAP
11 9 (3.08%) Sybase
12 8 (2.74%) Informatica
12 8 (2.74%) Sun
13 7 (2.40%) Cloudera
13 7 (2.40%) VMware
14 6 (2.05%) CODA
14 6 (2.05%) Hortonworks