Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 103 107
Rank change year-on-year -55 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 20 116 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 1.88% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 10.90% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 72 23
West Midlands median daily rate £510 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.56% +30.43%
10th Percentile £450 £359 £362
90th Percentile £583 £480 £590
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +26.98% +8.62% -20.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 730 1064 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.08% 17.20% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 618 427
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £207 £238 £233
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.04
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing WebLogic as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebLogic within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Shropshire -4 13 £520 +25.30%
Solihull -3 3 - -
Birmingham -38 3 £450 +5.88%
Warwickshire -4 1 £350 -
WebLogic
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) XML
4 11 (55.00%) JBoss
5 10 (50.00%) SOAP
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) webMethods
5 10 (50.00%) JSON
6 9 (45.00%) Spring
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) HTML
7 8 (40.00%) CSS
7 8 (40.00%) Linux
7 8 (40.00%) HTTP
7 8 (40.00%) SSL
7 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (40.00%) Puppet
7 8 (40.00%) REST
7 8 (40.00%) DevOps
7 8 (40.00%) Microservices
8 7 (35.00%) Middleware
8 7 (35.00%) EJB
8 7 (35.00%) J2EE
9 6 (30.00%) JUnit
9 6 (30.00%) Apache
9 6 (30.00%) J2SE
9 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP

WebLogic
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) Mule
4 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) Mule ESB
5 1 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (5.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) HTTP
1 8 (40.00%) SSL
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ
2 6 (30.00%) JUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (5.00%) Ant
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) Gatling
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) gulp
6 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (5.00%) Sublime Text
6 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior WebLogic Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) XML
2 10 (50.00%) JSON
2 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) Spring
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) REST
5 7 (35.00%) EJB
5 7 (35.00%) J2EE
5 7 (35.00%) Middleware
6 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 6 (30.00%) J2SE
6 6 (30.00%) Play Framework
7 4 (20.00%) JSON Schema
7 4 (20.00%) WSDL
8 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.00%) XSLT
9 2 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) HPUX
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Sequence Diagram
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) API Design
6 3 (15.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (15.00%) Groovy
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) XPath
6 1 (5.00%) Haskell
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Grafana
4 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) webMethods
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) WSO2
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) Capita
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft