Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 505 426 336
Rank change year-on-year -79 -90 -68
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 377 555 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 3.38% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 355 440
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £350
90th Percentile £589 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £435 £475
% change year-on-year -0.29% -8.42% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £37.50

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 14,281 16,401 15,573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.71% 16.36% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,096 10,839 10,065
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 375 362
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.31 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% +1.61% -7.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.54 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.83 £48.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.76 £18.96
% change year-on-year -1.44% -6.36% -7.51%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -65 340 £450 -5.26% 17
UK excluding London -34 270 £434 -0.29% 5
South East +38 113 £434 -9.64% 4
London -44 98 £513 -2.38% 13
Midlands +11 49 £373 -1.52%
West Midlands +5 47 £367 -0.27%
East of England -3 31 £423 -0.59%
North of England -52 28 £460 +15.00%
Yorkshire +12 21 £460 +11.52%
South West -17 19 £450 +2.86%
Wales +13 18 £478 -4.50% 1
Scotland +15 12 £425 +3.34%
North West -27 5 - -
East Midlands +12 2 £475 -
North East -15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 298 (79.05%) Oracle
2 249 (66.05%) Java
3 207 (54.91%) SQL
4 142 (37.67%) Unix
5 131 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (32.63%) Middleware
6 123 (32.63%) J2EE
7 115 (30.50%) Linux
8 102 (27.06%) Windows
9 98 (25.99%) PL/SQL
10 97 (25.73%) XML
11 88 (23.34%) WebSphere
12 86 (22.81%) Oracle Database
13 83 (22.02%) JBoss
14 80 (21.22%) Tomcat
15 78 (20.69%) webMethods
15 78 (20.69%) Shell Script
16 74 (19.63%) JIRA
16 74 (19.63%) Jenkins
17 73 (19.36%) Spring
18 69 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
18 69 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
19 67 (17.77%) IBM
20 66 (17.51%) Git (software)
21 65 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
22 64 (16.98%) DevOps
23 63 (16.71%) Maven
24 60 (15.92%) Confluence
25 59 (15.65%) Configuration Management
26 58 (15.38%) Microsoft

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 88 (23.34%) WebSphere
2 83 (22.02%) JBoss
3 80 (21.22%) Tomcat
4 60 (15.92%) Confluence
5 44 (11.67%) Apache
5 44 (11.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 31 (8.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 24 (6.37%) GlassFish
8 22 (5.84%) Oracle Service Bus
9 15 (3.98%) IIS
10 13 (3.45%) nginx
11 12 (3.18%) Jetty
12 10 (2.65%) JCAPS
13 7 (1.86%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.59%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (1.06%) WildFly
17 3 (0.80%) JRun
17 3 (0.80%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 36 (9.55%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.06%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (1.06%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (0.80%) Actimize
6 2 (0.53%) Maximo
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.53%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.04%) OpenShift
4 17 (4.51%) GitHub
5 12 (3.18%) Google Analytics
5 12 (3.18%) IaaS
5 12 (3.18%) PaaS
5 12 (3.18%) SaaS
6 7 (1.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.86%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.80%) Akamai
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudTrail
9 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.80%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.49%) HTTP
2 31 (8.22%) SSL
3 24 (6.37%) Firewall
4 22 (5.84%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.98%) FTP
6 8 (2.12%) DNS
7 5 (1.33%) NAS
8 4 (1.06%) LAN
8 4 (1.06%) SAN
8 4 (1.06%) WAN
9 2 (0.53%) Internet
9 2 (0.53%) VPN
10 1 (0.27%) BGP
10 1 (0.27%) DMVPN
10 1 (0.27%) DMZ
10 1 (0.27%) IPsec
10 1 (0.27%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.27%) OSPF
10 1 (0.27%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (22.81%) Oracle Database
2 38 (10.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 37 (9.81%) Relational Database
4 35 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 26 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 26 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 25 (6.63%) MySQL
7 23 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (3.98%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.12%) Big Data
10 8 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (1.06%) Blockchain
13 4 (1.06%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.06%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (1.06%) Redis
13 4 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 74 (19.63%) Jenkins
1 74 (19.63%) JIRA
2 66 (17.51%) Git (software)
3 63 (16.71%) Maven
4 39 (10.34%) Selenium
5 37 (9.81%) JUnit
6 36 (9.55%) Ant
7 34 (9.02%) Cucumber
8 29 (7.69%) Subversion
9 28 (7.43%) Toad
10 25 (6.63%) Eclipse
11 24 (6.37%) Bitbucket
12 23 (6.10%) CA Gen
13 22 (5.84%) SoapUI
14 16 (4.24%) IntelliJ
15 13 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
16 12 (3.18%) Gatling
16 12 (3.18%) Sublime Text
17 11 (2.92%) Grunt
17 11 (2.92%) gulp
General
1 44 (11.67%) Banking
2 40 (10.61%) Finance
3 23 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.77%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.92%) Back Office
6 9 (2.39%) Retail
7 5 (1.33%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (0.80%) Automotive
8 3 (0.80%) Local Government
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (35.81%) Developer
2 72 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 61 (16.18%) Architect
4 31 (8.22%) Analyst
4 31 (8.22%) Consultant
5 27 (7.16%) Test Analyst
6 23 (6.10%) Administrator
7 16 (4.24%) Middleware Engineer
8 14 (3.71%) Integration Developer
8 14 (3.71%) Oracle Architect
9 13 (3.45%) Middleware Administrator
9 13 (3.45%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
10 12 (3.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.18%) Oracle Consultant
11 11 (2.92%) AWS Architect
11 11 (2.92%) Senior Developer
12 10 (2.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (2.65%) Technical Leader
13 9 (2.39%) DBA
13 9 (2.39%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (32.63%) J2EE
1 123 (32.63%) Middleware
2 97 (25.73%) XML
3 73 (19.36%) Spring
4 57 (15.12%) HTML
5 55 (14.59%) JMS
6 46 (12.20%) Web Services
7 44 (11.67%) Java EE
7 44 (11.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 42 (11.14%) JSON
9 41 (10.88%) SOAP
10 39 (10.34%) CSS
10 39 (10.34%) Hibernate
11 36 (9.55%) REST
12 34 (9.02%) HTML5
13 30 (7.96%) jQuery
14 26 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
15 25 (6.63%) AngularJS
16 23 (6.10%) JDBC
17 22 (5.84%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (4.77%) Public Cloud
4 17 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.45%) DataPower
5 13 (3.45%) Robotics
6 11 (2.92%) Clustering
7 9 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.86%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.86%) PKI
10 4 (1.06%) Animation
10 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.06%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.06%) HACMP
10 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.80%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 142 (37.67%) Unix
2 115 (30.50%) Linux
3 102 (27.06%) Windows
4 40 (10.61%) AIX
5 33 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (6.90%) Windows Server
7 21 (5.57%) Solaris
8 20 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.18%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.06%) HPUX
11 4 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.53%) CentOS
13 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
2 69 (18.30%) Problem-Solving
3 64 (16.98%) DevOps
4 59 (15.65%) Configuration Management
5 54 (14.32%) Microservices
6 50 (13.26%) Process Improvement
7 49 (13.00%) Test Strategy
8 45 (11.94%) SOA
9 40 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (10.08%) SDLC
11 37 (9.81%) Migration
11 37 (9.81%) OO
12 33 (8.75%) Data Modelling
13 32 (8.49%) Test Automation
14 24 (6.37%) TOGAF
15 23 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (6.10%) Open Source
15 23 (6.10%) UML
16 22 (5.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 249 (66.05%) Java
2 207 (54.91%) SQL
3 98 (25.99%) PL/SQL
4 78 (20.69%) Shell Script
5 56 (14.85%) JavaScript
6 46 (12.20%) Perl
6 46 (12.20%) Python
7 19 (5.04%) Java 8
8 18 (4.77%) Scala
9 16 (4.24%) C#
10 14 (3.71%) Ruby
11 13 (3.45%) XPath
12 12 (3.18%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.18%) Groovy
13 11 (2.92%) Haskell
14 7 (1.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 6 (1.59%) C
16 5 (1.33%) C++
16 5 (1.33%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.80%) Jython
Qualifications
1 40 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 30 (7.96%) ISEB
3 29 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 25 (6.63%) ISTQB
4 25 (6.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.65%) Degree
5 10 (2.65%) TOGAF Certification
6 9 (2.39%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.59%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (1.33%) OCPJP
9 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CCIE
10 3 (0.80%) CCNA
10 3 (0.80%) CISA
10 3 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.80%) CISM
10 3 (0.80%) CISSP
10 3 (0.80%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.18%) QA
2 10 (2.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) SEPA
System Software
1 58 (15.38%) Docker
2 16 (4.24%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (3.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.18%) XenApp
6 11 (2.92%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.06%) NFS
7 4 (1.06%) Samba
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.53%) vSphere
9 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (9.55%) Ansible
2 34 (9.02%) Puppet
3 25 (6.63%) Amdocs OSS
4 15 (3.98%) Data Guard
4 15 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (3.71%) Kibana
6 13 (3.45%) Grafana
7 12 (3.18%) Kubernetes
8 10 (2.65%) Control-M
9 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 4 (1.06%) Terraform
11 3 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.80%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 3 (0.80%) SCCM
12 2 (0.53%) Nagios
12 2 (0.53%) OpenView
12 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 298 (79.05%) Oracle
2 78 (20.69%) webMethods
3 67 (17.77%) IBM
4 58 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 57 (15.12%) BEA
6 45 (11.94%) Red Hat
7 34 (9.02%) Informatica
8 26 (6.90%) Google
9 25 (6.63%) Cramer
9 25 (6.63%) Pega
10 18 (4.77%) VMware
11 13 (3.45%) Atlassian
12 12 (3.18%) Citrix
12 12 (3.18%) SAP
13 10 (2.65%) Perforce
14 8 (2.12%) Adobe
14 8 (2.12%) AppDynamics
15 7 (1.86%) Splunk
16 6 (1.59%) ServiceNow
16 6 (1.59%) Talend