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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 237 285
Rank change year-on-year -117 +48  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 251 573 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 1.08% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 5.98% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 355 251
Median daily rate £480 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £317 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £472 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +13.73% -2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £31.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -52.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £31.73
% change year-on-year +166.66% -52.72%  

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 7676 9587 9977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.58% 18.07% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4899 6394 6227
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 235 341
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.50 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% -0.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -127 234 £488 +14.79% 48
London -89 78 £500 +5.26% 18
South East -13 46 £500 +11.11% 11
East of England -6 25 £461 +12.78% 6
West Sussex +33 20 £500 +29.03%
Essex -5 20 £472 +27.56% 3
South West -5 19 £405 -0.91% 2
West Midlands -39 19 £500 +17.64%
Worthing +30 18 £500 +29.03%
North West +20 18 £413 +14.58% 2
Southend-on-Sea -23 15 £472 +32.86%
Shropshire +9 14 £500 +20.48%
Telford +8 14 £500 +20.48%
Scotland +34 12 £330 -17.50% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +24 12 £323 +7.50% 4
Tyne and Wear +20 12 £323 +6.26% 4
North East +10 12 £323 +6.26% 4
Edinburgh +12 11 £330 -34.00% 1
Manchester +15 10 £400 - 1
Surrey -6 9 £500 +11.11% 2
Bristol -4 7 £423 +14.18%
Hampshire -18 7 £481 +13.23%
Yorkshire +22 6 £450 -8.16% 5
Berkshire +6 6 £413 -17.50% 6
Canary Wharf +5 6 £600 +23.71%
West Yorkshire +22 5 £450 -8.16% 5
Middlesex - 5 £500 -
Bath - 5 £375 -
Somerset - 5 £375 -
Leeds +21 4 £450 -6.25% 3

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 506 (76.09%) Oracle
2 410 (61.65%) Java
3 309 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
4 278 (41.80%) Linux
5 266 (40.00%) Unix
6 226 (33.98%) SQL
7 199 (29.92%) JBoss
8 195 (29.32%) J2EE
9 191 (28.72%) XML
10 184 (27.67%) Oracle Database
11 182 (27.37%) Web Services
12 179 (26.92%) Tomcat
13 176 (26.47%) Git (software)
14 175 (26.32%) Spring
15 158 (23.76%) Apache
16 156 (23.46%) Jenkins
16 156 (23.46%) DevOps
17 153 (23.01%) WebSphere
18 152 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
19 142 (21.35%) Hibernate
20 140 (21.05%) JavaScript
21 135 (20.30%) SOAP
22 129 (19.40%) REST
23 128 (19.25%) HTML
24 115 (17.29%) Open Source
25 113 (16.99%) Red Hat
26 111 (16.69%) Configuration Management
27 110 (16.54%) SOA
28 108 (16.24%) PL/SQL
29 105 (15.79%) 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
1 199 (29.92%) JBoss
2 179 (26.92%) Tomcat
3 158 (23.76%) Apache
4 153 (23.01%) WebSphere
5 93 (13.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 65 (9.77%) Confluence
7 42 (6.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 33 (4.96%) Oracle Service Bus
9 32 (4.81%) nginx
9 32 (4.81%) Oracle Application Server
10 28 (4.21%) OpenStack
11 27 (4.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 25 (3.76%) IIS
13 18 (2.71%) GlassFish
13 18 (2.71%) iPlanet
14 17 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
15 15 (2.26%) CMS
16 12 (1.80%) Mule
16 12 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 11 (1.65%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 45 (6.77%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (1.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.60%) Murex MxG2000
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.60%) Pega PRPC
10 3 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 3 (0.45%) Primavera
11 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.15%) Demantra
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 102 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.46%) Trello
4 17 (2.56%) PaaS
5 13 (1.95%) IaaS
6 10 (1.50%) GitHub
6 10 (1.50%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.50%) SaaS
7 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.75%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.30%) Force.com
9 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.30%) Google Checkout
9 2 (0.30%) Taleo
9 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.57%) HTTP
2 50 (7.52%) TCP/IP
3 39 (5.86%) SSL
4 34 (5.11%) Firewall
5 30 (4.51%) LDAP
6 19 (2.86%) Internet
7 15 (2.26%) DNS
8 10 (1.50%) Kerberos
9 6 (0.90%) SAN
9 6 (0.90%) SSH
9 6 (0.90%) VPN
10 5 (0.75%) WAN
11 4 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.45%) FTP
12 3 (0.45%) NAS
12 3 (0.45%) PuTTY
12 3 (0.45%) SMTP
12 3 (0.45%) VLAN
12 3 (0.45%) WinSCP
13 2 (0.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (27.67%) Oracle Database
2 84 (12.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 65 (9.77%) MySQL
4 61 (9.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 60 (9.02%) Oracle Database 12c
6 53 (7.97%) NoSQL
7 51 (7.67%) BusinessObjects
8 50 (7.52%) Relational Database
9 46 (6.92%) MongoDB
10 42 (6.32%) SQL Server
11 31 (4.66%) Oracle Reports
12 29 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (3.31%) RDBMS
14 19 (2.86%) DB2
15 18 (2.71%) Oracle BI EE
16 17 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
17 16 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
18 14 (2.11%) Endeca
19 12 (1.80%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 176 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 156 (23.46%) Jenkins
3 100 (15.04%) JIRA
4 78 (11.73%) Maven
5 69 (10.38%) Subversion
6 68 (10.23%) Selenium
7 59 (8.87%) JUnit
8 52 (7.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 47 (7.07%) Eclipse
10 45 (6.77%) Ant
11 33 (4.96%) IntelliJ
12 29 (4.36%) NUnit
12 29 (4.36%) Oracle APEX
12 29 (4.36%) SoapUI
13 26 (3.91%) MSTest
14 24 (3.61%) Cucumber
14 24 (3.61%) GitLab
15 22 (3.31%) ProC
16 19 (2.86%) Gradle
17 18 (2.71%) Mockito
General
1 92 (13.83%) Finance
2 50 (7.52%) Banking
3 41 (6.17%) Retail
4 11 (1.65%) Front Office
4 11 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 6 (0.90%) Marketing
7 5 (0.75%) Advertising
7 5 (0.75%) Electronics
7 5 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.45%) Games
8 3 (0.45%) Law
9 2 (0.30%) Back Office
9 2 (0.30%) Billing
9 2 (0.30%) Local Government
9 2 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 272 (40.90%) Developer
2 184 (27.67%) Java Developer
3 111 (16.69%) Architect
4 48 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 41 (6.17%) DBA
5 41 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
6 39 (5.86%) Administrator
7 33 (4.96%) Oracle Architect
7 33 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 30 (4.51%) Technical Architect
9 29 (4.36%) Scala Developer
10 28 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
11 25 (3.76%) Analyst
11 25 (3.76%) Digital Developer
12 20 (3.01%) Consultant
12 20 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (2.56%) Designer
14 17 (2.56%) Full Stack Developer
14 17 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (29.32%) J2EE
2 191 (28.72%) XML
3 182 (27.37%) Web Services
4 175 (26.32%) Spring
5 142 (21.35%) Hibernate
6 135 (20.30%) SOAP
7 129 (19.40%) REST
8 128 (19.25%) HTML
9 103 (15.49%) CSS
10 95 (14.29%) EJB
11 91 (13.68%) XSLT
12 88 (13.23%) JMS
12 88 (13.23%) Middleware
13 85 (12.78%) Java EE
14 83 (12.48%) JSP
15 66 (9.92%) Servlets
16 64 (9.62%) JSON
17 63 (9.47%) JPA
18 54 (8.12%) Struts
19 47 (7.07%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.56%) Clustering
3 26 (3.91%) Data Centre
3 26 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.61%) iPad
5 18 (2.71%) Virtual Team
6 15 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.35%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.20%) Replication
12 7 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.90%) Derivative
13 6 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.75%) PKI
14 5 (0.75%) User Experience
15 4 (0.60%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 278 (41.80%) Linux
2 266 (40.00%) Unix
3 101 (15.19%) Windows
4 75 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (8.72%) Solaris
6 54 (8.12%) AIX
7 51 (7.67%) Windows Server
8 32 (4.81%) HPUX
9 21 (3.16%) SUSE
10 14 (2.11%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.80%) VME
12 11 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
12 11 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.20%) Android
13 8 (1.20%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (23.46%) DevOps
3 152 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 115 (17.29%) Open Source
5 111 (16.69%) Configuration Management
6 110 (16.54%) SOA
7 91 (13.68%) TDD
8 84 (12.63%) OO
9 79 (11.88%) Scrum
10 72 (10.83%) SDLC
11 64 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 61 (9.17%) Microservices
12 61 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
13 55 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
14 54 (8.12%) ITIL
15 50 (7.52%) E-Commerce
16 46 (6.92%) High Availability
17 44 (6.62%) Waterfall
18 41 (6.17%) Mentoring
18 41 (6.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 410 (61.65%) Java
2 226 (33.98%) SQL
3 140 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 108 (16.24%) PL/SQL
5 85 (12.78%) Perl
6 61 (9.17%) Python
7 56 (8.42%) Shell Script
8 47 (7.07%) C
9 45 (6.77%) PowerShell
10 38 (5.71%) Scala
11 37 (5.56%) Groovy
12 33 (4.96%) C#
13 25 (3.76%) PHP
14 21 (3.16%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.71%) C++
16 15 (2.26%) XPath
17 11 (1.65%) Ruby
18 8 (1.20%) Haskell
18 8 (1.20%) TypeScript
19 7 (1.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 105 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 82 (12.33%) SC Cleared
3 42 (6.32%) Degree
4 14 (2.11%) ISEB
5 11 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.20%) OCPJP
7 7 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.60%) CCIE
9 4 (0.60%) CCIE Security
9 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.60%) CISSP
9 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.60%) RHCE
9 4 (0.60%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.60%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.45%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.31%) QA
2 9 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (1.35%) SLA
3 6 (0.90%) MiFID
4 5 (0.75%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 73 (10.98%) Docker
2 42 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 40 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (2.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 14 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.05%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.05%) KVM
8 4 (0.60%) NFS
8 4 (0.60%) vCloud
9 2 (0.30%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) RACF
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.15%) vSphere
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 91 (13.68%) Puppet
2 82 (12.33%) Ansible
3 49 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (5.11%) Dollar Universe
5 19 (2.86%) Data Guard
6 17 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (2.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 15 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (1.35%) Grafana
9 9 (1.35%) Kibana
10 8 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (1.20%) vRealize
11 7 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 6 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.60%) Cobbler
14 3 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.45%) Kubernetes
14 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 506 (76.09%) Oracle
2 113 (16.99%) Red Hat
3 46 (6.92%) webMethods
4 43 (6.47%) TIBCO
5 39 (5.86%) IBM
6 37 (5.56%) ATG
7 36 (5.41%) VMware
8 32 (4.81%) HP
9 31 (4.66%) Atlassian
9 31 (4.66%) Microsoft
10 28 (4.21%) F5
10 28 (4.21%) Sun
11 27 (4.06%) Cisco
12 24 (3.61%) BEA
12 24 (3.61%) Informatica
13 22 (3.31%) Google
14 21 (3.16%) Adobe
15 19 (2.86%) Pega
16 17 (2.56%) Veritas
17 12 (1.80%) hybris
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £445.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,000 to £42,700 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 16 days ago