Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 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
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 312 503 340
Rank change year-on-year +191 -163 +30
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 229 313 794
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.37% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.87% 2.49% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 181 509
Median daily rate £451 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.05% +2.70% +7.56%
10th Percentile £360 £363 £363
90th Percentile £573 £688 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £57.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.86% +63.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £59.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +70.00% -15.15%

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 4,707 12,592 17,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.63% 14.93% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,914 8,116 11,336
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +0.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £272
90th Percentile £650 £634 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.65% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 322 402
Median hourly rate £30.77 £21.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.47% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.23 £48.63
Median hourly rate £23.43 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.57% - +5.98%

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 26 October 2020.

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 16 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 26 October 2020. 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 +196 197 £450 -3.74% 31
UK excluding London +171 128 £432 -4.00% 26
London +190 81 £533 -0.93% 9
Midlands +122 58 £428 +7.00% 13
West Midlands +98 58 £428 +6.47% 11
Work from Home -63 40 £450 -5.26% 2
South East +110 34 £500 +5.26% 4
Wales +30 12 £425 -15.00%
North of England +108 9 £450 +2.86% 4
East of England +78 5 £500 +17.65% 1
Scotland +74 5 £540 +22.44% 2
North East - 4 £495 -
South West +107 3 £320 -28.89%
North West +73 3 £350 -12.50% 3
Yorkshire +70 2 £400 -13.04% 1
Northern Ireland +10 2 £451 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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.

1 203 (88.65%) Oracle
2 163 (71.18%) Java
3 139 (60.70%) SQL
4 96 (41.92%) Unix
5 86 (37.55%) PL/SQL
6 82 (35.81%) XML
7 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (34.06%) Oracle Database
9 76 (33.19%) Linux
10 71 (31.00%) Security Cleared
11 69 (30.13%) Windows
12 68 (29.69%) SC Cleared
12 68 (29.69%) Jenkins
13 67 (29.26%) Git (software)
13 67 (29.26%) JIRA
14 64 (27.95%) J2EE
15 59 (25.76%) SOA
15 59 (25.76%) Spring
16 58 (25.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 57 (24.89%) Public Sector
17 57 (24.89%) SOAP
17 57 (24.89%) webMethods
18 56 (24.45%) Confluence
19 54 (23.58%) JSON
20 53 (23.14%) Maven
21 50 (21.83%) Web Services
22 49 (21.40%) Toad
22 49 (21.40%) BEA
23 46 (20.09%) Middleware
23 46 (20.09%) Test Strategy

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 58 (25.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 56 (24.45%) Confluence
3 24 (10.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 23 (10.04%) Apache
4 23 (10.04%) Tomcat
5 22 (9.61%) JBoss
5 22 (9.61%) WebSphere
6 19 (8.30%) Red Hat Fuse
7 18 (7.86%) Mule
8 12 (5.24%) MQSeries
9 10 (4.37%) AquaLogic
10 7 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (2.18%) IIS
11 5 (2.18%) Jetty
11 5 (2.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 4 (1.75%) Tuxedo
12 4 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (1.31%) nginx
13 3 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.87%) JCAPS
Applications
1 16 (6.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.18%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 17 (7.42%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (5.68%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (5.24%) SAP FI-CA
4 8 (3.49%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (3.06%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (2.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.44%) SAP PSCD
8 1 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.16%) Azure
2 29 (12.66%) AWS
3 24 (10.48%) SaaS
4 23 (10.04%) PaaS
5 11 (4.80%) GitHub
6 6 (2.62%) Tricentis Tosca
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.99%) DMZ
2 15 (6.55%) DNS
2 15 (6.55%) VPN
3 14 (6.11%) HTTP
4 5 (2.18%) SSH
4 5 (2.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.44%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.44%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (34.06%) Oracle Database
2 38 (16.59%) Oracle ODI
3 36 (15.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 23 (10.04%) MySQL
5 21 (9.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (7.42%) MongoDB
6 17 (7.42%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.99%) Hadoop
8 13 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (5.68%) SQL Server
9 12 (5.24%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (4.80%) Apache Hive
10 11 (4.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (3.93%) Oracle OWB
12 8 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.18%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.31%) Big Data
15 3 (1.31%) DB2
16 2 (0.87%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 68 (29.69%) Jenkins
2 67 (29.26%) Git (software)
2 67 (29.26%) JIRA
3 53 (23.14%) Maven
4 49 (21.40%) Toad
5 35 (15.28%) Ant
5 35 (15.28%) Cucumber
6 33 (14.41%) Eclipse
7 27 (11.79%) Selenium
8 25 (10.92%) JMeter
8 25 (10.92%) Postman
9 23 (10.04%) Subversion
10 16 (6.99%) SoapUI
11 15 (6.55%) Bitbucket
12 13 (5.68%) CA Gen
12 13 (5.68%) Gradle
13 12 (5.24%) JUnit
14 10 (4.37%) ClearCase
14 10 (4.37%) Hudson
15 9 (3.93%) Mockito
General
1 57 (24.89%) Public Sector
2 33 (14.41%) Finance
3 7 (3.06%) Banking
4 6 (2.62%) Police
5 5 (2.18%) Advertising
6 3 (1.31%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (38.86%) Developer
2 43 (18.78%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.10%) DBA
4 23 (10.04%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (7.42%) Analyst
5 17 (7.42%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 16 (6.99%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.55%) Administrator
8 14 (6.11%) Architect
8 14 (6.11%) Scala Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Cloud Developer
10 11 (4.80%) Test Analyst
10 11 (4.80%) Test Engineer
11 9 (3.93%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Oracle Specialist
12 8 (3.49%) Test Manager
13 7 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (3.06%) Test Automation Engineer
13 7 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (35.81%) XML
2 64 (27.95%) J2EE
3 59 (25.76%) Spring
4 57 (24.89%) SOAP
5 54 (23.58%) JSON
6 50 (21.83%) Web Services
7 46 (20.09%) Middleware
8 45 (19.65%) Oracle Fusion
9 33 (14.41%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (13.10%) JMS
11 26 (11.35%) Java EE
12 24 (10.48%) HTML
12 24 (10.48%) Spring Boot
13 22 (9.61%) XSLT
14 21 (9.17%) CSS
15 20 (8.73%) Struts
16 19 (8.30%) Hibernate
16 19 (8.30%) REST
17 16 (6.99%) SAML
18 15 (6.55%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (4.80%) User Experience
2 9 (3.93%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.93%) Robotics
3 8 (3.49%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.49%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.18%) Derivative
5 5 (2.18%) Equities
5 5 (2.18%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.18%) Replication
6 4 (1.75%) PKI
7 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.87%) Clustering
7 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.87%) EFT
7 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Licensing
8 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (41.92%) Unix
2 76 (33.19%) Linux
3 69 (30.13%) Windows
4 15 (6.55%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.93%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.62%) Android
7 6 (2.62%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.18%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.18%) CentOS
8 5 (2.18%) Debian
8 5 (2.18%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.31%) Solaris
10 1 (0.44%) AIX
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.76%) SOA
3 46 (20.09%) Test Strategy
4 42 (18.34%) DevOps
5 39 (17.03%) Test Automation
6 37 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (15.72%) Microservices
8 35 (15.28%) TDD
9 32 (13.97%) OO
10 31 (13.54%) Configuration Management
10 31 (13.54%) Problem Management
10 31 (13.54%) Waterfall
11 30 (13.10%) Data Modelling
12 29 (12.66%) Process Improvement
13 28 (12.23%) BDD
14 26 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (11.35%) Customer Requirements
14 26 (11.35%) SDLC
15 23 (10.04%) Test Scripting
16 22 (9.61%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 163 (71.18%) Java
2 139 (60.70%) SQL
3 86 (37.55%) PL/SQL
4 44 (19.21%) Shell Script
5 28 (12.23%) Perl
6 25 (10.92%) JavaScript
7 20 (8.73%) C
8 19 (8.30%) Scala
9 17 (7.42%) Java 8
10 10 (4.37%) Python
11 9 (3.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 8 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.49%) Kotlin
12 8 (3.49%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.06%) C++
13 7 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.62%) Groovy
15 5 (2.18%) Clojure
15 5 (2.18%) ClojureScript
15 5 (2.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (31.00%) Security Cleared
2 68 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 27 (11.79%) ISEB
4 24 (10.48%) ISTQB
5 20 (8.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (4.80%) Degree
7 9 (3.93%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.06%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.87%) CISSP
11 2 (0.87%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.44%) CCNP
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) SLA
2 11 (4.80%) QA
3 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.87%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (7.42%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (6.99%) Docker
3 11 (4.80%) HDFS
4 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (7.42%) Single Sign-On
2 13 (5.68%) Ansible
3 11 (4.80%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.37%) Rancher
5 9 (3.93%) Data Guard
6 7 (3.06%) Puppet
7 5 (2.18%) Salt
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.44%) Nagios
10 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 203 (88.65%) Oracle
2 57 (24.89%) webMethods
3 49 (21.40%) BEA
4 25 (10.92%) Microsoft
5 20 (8.73%) Informatica
6 15 (6.55%) Remedy
7 14 (6.11%) SAP
7 14 (6.11%) Sybase
8 11 (4.80%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.80%) IBM
8 11 (4.80%) Pega
9 10 (4.37%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.49%) Axway
10 8 (3.49%) MuleSoft
11 7 (3.06%) WSO2
12 6 (2.62%) Talend
13 5 (2.18%) Cloudera
13 5 (2.18%) Hortonworks
13 5 (2.18%) Sparx
14 3 (1.31%) Northgate