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 30 May 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
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 250 260
Rank change year-on-year -99 +10  
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 267 520 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 5.37% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 322 258
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -19.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year +45.45% -19.70%  

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 7511 9689 9772
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.77% 18.05% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4802 6418 6002
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 £255 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 227 358
Median hourly rate £19.64 £19.53 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% -3.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.43%  

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -83 253 £478 +9.14% 36
London -59 93 £485 +2.10% 15
South East -17 47 £500 +12.67% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne +27 23 £344 +8.34% 1
Tyne and Wear +26 23 £344 +7.50% 1
North East +24 23 £344 +7.50% 1
South West +14 20 £425 +6.25% 2
East of England -9 20 £422 -4.90% 5
West Midlands -36 18 £500 +13.44% 1
North West +13 17 £406 +5.51% 4
Telford +17 14 £500 +20.48%
Shropshire +15 14 £500 +20.48%
Worthing +37 13 £500 +26.58% 2
West Sussex +29 13 £500 +26.58% 2
Berkshire +15 11 £475 -0.10% 2
Essex -7 11 £445 +24.38%
Scotland +31 9 £330 -12.00% 1
Manchester +13 9 £388 -13.88% 3
Hampshire -12 9 £450 +5.88% 1
Surrey +4 8 £500 +17.64%
Edinburgh +10 7 £330 -17.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea -29 7 £445 +24.38%
Canary Wharf +7 6 £600 +27.65%
Bedfordshire -5 5 £250 -28.57% 1
City of London -23 5 £625 +27.55% 4
Bath - 5 £375 -
Middlesex - 5 £500 -
Somerset - 5 £375 -
Yorkshire +12 4 £475 -3.06% 2
Gloucestershire +7 4 £425 -22.72% 1

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 507 (74.67%) Oracle
2 416 (61.27%) Java
3 319 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
4 274 (40.35%) Linux
5 248 (36.52%) Unix
6 222 (32.70%) SQL
7 201 (29.60%) J2EE
8 195 (28.72%) JBoss
9 190 (27.98%) Web Services
10 187 (27.54%) Oracle Database
11 177 (26.07%) XML
12 173 (25.48%) Tomcat
13 171 (25.18%) Git (software)
14 166 (24.45%) Jenkins
15 163 (24.01%) Spring
16 160 (23.56%) WebSphere
17 156 (22.97%) DevOps
18 153 (22.53%) Apache
19 141 (20.77%) JavaScript
20 140 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
21 135 (19.88%) Hibernate
22 126 (18.56%) HTML
23 125 (18.41%) SOAP
24 121 (17.82%) Security Cleared
25 119 (17.53%) Red Hat
26 117 (17.23%) REST
27 116 (17.08%) Open Source
27 116 (17.08%) SOA
28 108 (15.91%) Configuration Management
29 105 (15.46%) Amazon AWS

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
1 195 (28.72%) JBoss
2 173 (25.48%) Tomcat
3 160 (23.56%) WebSphere
4 153 (22.53%) Apache
5 100 (14.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 56 (8.25%) Confluence
7 45 (6.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 35 (5.15%) Oracle Service Bus
9 31 (4.57%) nginx
10 29 (4.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 27 (3.98%) WebLogic Portal
12 26 (3.83%) OpenStack
13 25 (3.68%) IIS
14 18 (2.65%) GlassFish
14 18 (2.65%) iPlanet
15 15 (2.21%) CMS
16 14 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 14 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
17 13 (1.91%) ATG Dynamo
18 8 (1.18%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 46 (6.77%) Oracle BPM
2 25 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (2.36%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 5 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.59%) Murex MxG2000
8 4 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.44%) Pega PRPC
10 2 (0.29%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.29%) Primavera
11 1 (0.15%) Demantra
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 105 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.39%) Trello
4 14 (2.06%) GitHub
5 11 (1.62%) Google Analytics
5 11 (1.62%) PaaS
6 8 (1.18%) IaaS
7 5 (0.74%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.74%) SaaS
8 4 (0.59%) Sauce Labs
9 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.44%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.29%) Force.com
10 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.29%) Google Checkout
10 2 (0.29%) Taleo
10 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.51%) HTTP
2 41 (6.04%) TCP/IP
3 38 (5.60%) SSL
4 35 (5.15%) Firewall
5 27 (3.98%) LDAP
6 21 (3.09%) Internet
7 13 (1.91%) DNS
8 10 (1.47%) Kerberos
8 10 (1.47%) SAN
9 7 (1.03%) BIG-IP
10 6 (0.88%) PuTTY
10 6 (0.88%) SSH
10 6 (0.88%) WinSCP
11 4 (0.59%) FTP
11 4 (0.59%) NAS
11 4 (0.59%) WAN
12 3 (0.44%) DHCP
13 2 (0.29%) LAN
13 2 (0.29%) SMTP
13 2 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (27.54%) Oracle Database
2 84 (12.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 58 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
3 58 (8.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 57 (8.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 55 (8.10%) MySQL
6 48 (7.07%) NoSQL
7 42 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 42 (6.19%) Relational Database
8 38 (5.60%) SQL Server
9 27 (3.98%) Oracle Reports
10 26 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
12 21 (3.09%) Oracle ODI
13 20 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (2.95%) DB2
14 17 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
15 15 (2.21%) Endeca
15 15 (2.21%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 171 (25.18%) Git (software)
2 166 (24.45%) Jenkins
3 95 (13.99%) JIRA
4 79 (11.63%) Maven
5 72 (10.60%) Selenium
6 65 (9.57%) Subversion
7 57 (8.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 55 (8.10%) Ant
8 55 (8.10%) JUnit
9 44 (6.48%) Eclipse
10 32 (4.71%) Oracle APEX
10 32 (4.71%) SoapUI
11 31 (4.57%) IntelliJ
12 30 (4.42%) Cucumber
13 28 (4.12%) NUnit
14 27 (3.98%) GitLab
15 25 (3.68%) MSTest
16 22 (3.24%) ProC
17 20 (2.95%) ClearCase
18 18 (2.65%) Gradle
General
1 97 (14.29%) Finance
2 52 (7.66%) Banking
3 36 (5.30%) Retail
4 12 (1.77%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.33%) Front Office
7 7 (1.03%) Advertising
8 5 (0.74%) Electronics
8 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.74%) Marketing
9 3 (0.44%) Back Office
9 3 (0.44%) Billing
9 3 (0.44%) Games
10 2 (0.29%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (40.06%) Developer
2 178 (26.22%) Java Developer
3 118 (17.38%) Architect
4 52 (7.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 38 (5.60%) DBA
5 38 (5.60%) Oracle DBA
6 36 (5.30%) Oracle Architect
7 33 (4.86%) Senior Developer
8 32 (4.71%) Administrator
8 32 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
9 30 (4.42%) Scala Developer
10 27 (3.98%) Technical Architect
11 25 (3.68%) Analyst
11 25 (3.68%) Consultant
11 25 (3.68%) Digital Developer
12 23 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (2.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (2.65%) Software Engineer
14 17 (2.50%) Designer
15 15 (2.21%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (29.60%) J2EE
2 190 (27.98%) Web Services
3 177 (26.07%) XML
4 163 (24.01%) Spring
5 135 (19.88%) Hibernate
6 126 (18.56%) HTML
7 125 (18.41%) SOAP
8 117 (17.23%) REST
9 99 (14.58%) CSS
10 96 (14.14%) Middleware
11 90 (13.25%) EJB
12 89 (13.11%) JMS
13 88 (12.96%) JSP
14 83 (12.22%) XSLT
15 79 (11.63%) Java EE
16 69 (10.16%) Servlets
17 61 (8.98%) JSON
18 56 (8.25%) JPA
19 54 (7.95%) Struts
20 51 (7.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.30%) Clustering
3 28 (4.12%) iPad
4 27 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.24%) Virtual Team
6 17 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.77%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.88%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.88%) Derivative
11 6 (0.88%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.74%) PKI
12 5 (0.74%) Replication
12 5 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 274 (40.35%) Linux
2 248 (36.52%) Unix
3 104 (15.32%) Windows
4 81 (11.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 56 (8.25%) Windows Server
6 49 (7.22%) AIX
7 46 (6.77%) Solaris
8 20 (2.95%) HPUX
9 18 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (2.21%) SUSE
11 12 (1.77%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
11 12 (1.77%) VME
12 9 (1.33%) Ubuntu
12 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.18%) Android
14 3 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (22.97%) DevOps
3 140 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (17.08%) Open Source
4 116 (17.08%) SOA
5 108 (15.91%) Configuration Management
6 88 (12.96%) TDD
7 87 (12.81%) OO
8 70 (10.31%) Scrum
9 69 (10.16%) SDLC
10 64 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
11 63 (9.28%) Test Automation
12 61 (8.98%) Performance Tuning
13 57 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 54 (7.95%) ITIL
14 54 (7.95%) Microservices
15 45 (6.63%) Waterfall
16 42 (6.19%) UML
17 39 (5.74%) High Availability
18 38 (5.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 416 (61.27%) Java
2 222 (32.70%) SQL
3 141 (20.77%) JavaScript
4 104 (15.32%) PL/SQL
5 90 (13.25%) Perl
6 66 (9.72%) Python
7 54 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 48 (7.07%) PowerShell
9 43 (6.33%) C
10 36 (5.30%) Groovy
10 36 (5.30%) Scala
11 29 (4.27%) C#
12 25 (3.68%) PHP
13 21 (3.09%) Bash Shell
14 18 (2.65%) C++
15 14 (2.06%) Ruby
16 11 (1.62%) XPath
17 9 (1.33%) Haskell
18 7 (1.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 6 (0.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 121 (17.82%) Security Cleared
2 86 (12.67%) SC Cleared
3 41 (6.04%) Degree
4 19 (2.80%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.62%) ISEB
6 8 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.18%) OCPJP
7 7 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.74%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.59%) CCIE
9 4 (0.59%) CCIE Security
9 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.59%) CISSP
9 4 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.59%) RHCE
9 4 (0.59%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.44%) PMP
11 2 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.39%) QA
2 13 (1.91%) SLA
3 9 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (1.33%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.88%) MiFID
5 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 73 (10.75%) Docker
2 43 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
3 40 (5.89%) Active Directory
4 20 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.59%) vCloud
8 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.15%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) RACF
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.15%) vSphere
9 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 87 (12.81%) Puppet
2 76 (11.19%) Ansible
3 45 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (5.15%) Dollar Universe
5 19 (2.80%) Data Guard
6 16 (2.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 15 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (1.47%) Grafana
9 10 (1.47%) Kibana
9 10 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
10 8 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 8 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (1.18%) vRealize
11 6 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.59%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.59%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 507 (74.67%) Oracle
2 119 (17.53%) Red Hat
3 46 (6.77%) TIBCO
4 41 (6.04%) IBM
5 39 (5.74%) ATG
5 39 (5.74%) VMware
5 39 (5.74%) webMethods
6 36 (5.30%) HP
7 35 (5.15%) Atlassian
8 30 (4.42%) BEA
8 30 (4.42%) Cisco
9 29 (4.27%) F5
10 28 (4.12%) Informatica
11 27 (3.98%) Microsoft
12 26 (3.83%) Google
12 26 (3.83%) Sun
13 21 (3.09%) Adobe
14 18 (2.65%) Pega
15 14 (2.06%) Veritas
16 13 (1.91%) hybris
East London
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,500 to £44,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 24 days ago