Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 136 157
Rank change year-on-year +63 +21 -13
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 46 49 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.33% 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.57% 6.90% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 11
Median daily rate £425 £374 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +6.86% -29.69%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £256
90th Percentile £450 £468 £488
England median daily rate £475 £475 £485
% change year-on-year - -2.06% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £60.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +51.88% -

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 339 710 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.19% 15.63% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 400 460
Median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.32% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +33.33% -16.67%
Median hourly rate £24.05 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.27% -6.25% +2.56%

WebLogic
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing WebLogic as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for WebLogic in the West Midlands

WebLogic
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WebLogic in the West Midlands.

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 4 June 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
Shropshire +37 41 £425 +18.06% 3
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
WebLogic
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WebLogic.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (89.13%) Java
2 41 (89.13%) Unix
3 32 (69.57%) XML
4 29 (63.04%) webMethods
5 27 (58.70%) Test Strategy
6 21 (45.65%) Windows
7 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
8 18 (39.13%) Confluence
8 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
8 18 (39.13%) J2EE
8 18 (39.13%) BEA
8 18 (39.13%) Shell Script
8 18 (39.13%) JIRA
9 16 (34.78%) ISEB
9 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
10 15 (32.61%) Process Improvement
11 14 (30.43%) Test Management
12 13 (28.26%) Oracle OWB
12 13 (28.26%) IBM
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Project
13 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
13 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
13 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (26.09%) JSON
13 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
13 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
13 12 (26.09%) MongoDB

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 18 (39.13%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SAP FI-CA
1 4 (8.70%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle OWB
2 12 (26.09%) MongoDB
3 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.87%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.52%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.52%) Big Data
6 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.52%) Pentaho
6 3 (6.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) JIRA
2 12 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Bitbucket
3 9 (19.57%) Gradle
3 9 (19.57%) JUnit
3 9 (19.57%) Maven
3 9 (19.57%) Mockito
4 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
5 7 (15.22%) Toad
6 6 (13.04%) CA Gen
7 3 (6.52%) Postman
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium
7 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (19.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Test Manager
3 13 (28.26%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) DBA
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) XML
2 18 (39.13%) J2EE
3 12 (26.09%) JSON
4 9 (19.57%) Gherkin
4 9 (19.57%) REST
4 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 9 (19.57%) Spring Boot
4 9 (19.57%) WireMock
5 3 (6.52%) Middleware
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Wiki
3 2 (4.35%) Robotics
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Unix
2 21 (45.65%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Test Strategy
2 19 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 15 (32.61%) Process Improvement
4 14 (30.43%) Test Management
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 12 (26.09%) Microservices
5 12 (26.09%) Planning and Forecasting
5 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.91%) SDLC
7 10 (21.74%) Coaching
7 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.04%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Data Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.87%) DevOps
9 5 (10.87%) High Availability
9 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) SQL
2 41 (89.13%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 18 (39.13%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) ISEB
2 11 (23.91%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (63.04%) webMethods
3 18 (39.13%) BEA
4 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.26%) IBM
6 10 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 9 (19.57%) Informatica
8 6 (13.04%) Pega
9 5 (10.87%) CommVault
10 4 (8.70%) SAP