Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 118 124
Rank change year-on-year +82 +6 +45
Contract jobs citing WebLogic 78 39 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.84% 1.17% 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.16% 8.06% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 21 37
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £351 £330 £325
90th Percentile £488 £458 £565
England median daily rate £437 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -12.60% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £57.25 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -4.58% +33.33%

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 277 484 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.17% 14.48% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 340 447
Median daily rate £400 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £242 £213 £262
90th Percentile £518 £582 £561
England median daily rate £473 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 34
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -11.48% -23.75%
10th Percentile £23.05 £10.76 £10.44
90th Percentile £48.75 £16.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £19.65
% change year-on-year +34.21% -3.28% +3.39%

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +15 72 £413 -1.79% 3
Warwickshire - 4 £475 -
Birmingham +36 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £475 -
WebLogic
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 75 (96.15%) SQL
2 73 (93.59%) Oracle
3 71 (91.03%) Java
4 68 (87.18%) Unix
5 55 (70.51%) webMethods
6 51 (65.38%) PL/SQL
7 44 (56.41%) J2EE
8 42 (53.85%) BEA
9 38 (48.72%) OO
9 38 (48.72%) RUP
9 38 (48.72%) Test Strategy
10 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
11 32 (41.03%) JSON
11 32 (41.03%) Process Improvement
12 30 (38.46%) Public Sector
12 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
13 29 (37.18%) XML
14 28 (35.90%) Windows
14 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (35.90%) Jenkins
15 26 (33.33%) Microservices
15 26 (33.33%) Linux
15 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (32.05%) Informatica
16 25 (32.05%) Toad
16 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
17 24 (30.77%) Pega
17 24 (30.77%) Data Modelling
17 24 (30.77%) Configuration Management
17 24 (30.77%) Waterfall

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 20 (25.64%) Confluence
2 9 (11.54%) Mule
3 4 (5.13%) Apache
3 4 (5.13%) Liferay
4 3 (3.85%) JBoss
5 2 (2.56%) SAS
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) CICS
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (12.82%) SAP FI-CA
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.85%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) AWS
1 5 (6.41%) Azure
2 3 (3.85%) Tricentis Tosca
3 2 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) VLAN
2 1 (1.28%) FTP
2 1 (1.28%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.10%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.82%) MySQL
4 7 (8.97%) Apache Hive
4 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.13%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.56%) SAS EBI
7 2 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 28 (35.90%) Jenkins
3 25 (32.05%) Toad
4 23 (29.49%) CA Gen
4 23 (29.49%) JIRA
5 19 (24.36%) Maven
6 18 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 16 (20.51%) Postman
8 14 (17.95%) Selenium
9 10 (12.82%) JMeter
9 10 (12.82%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.85%) eggPlant
12 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.56%) JUnit
13 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
13 1 (1.28%) GitLab
13 1 (1.28%) REST Assured
13 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (38.46%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Automation Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Tester
6 6 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) DBA
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.56%) C Programmer
9 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Programmer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) J2EE
2 32 (41.03%) JSON
3 29 (37.18%) XML
4 23 (29.49%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (19.23%) SOAP
5 15 (19.23%) Spring
6 13 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 8 (10.26%) Web Services
8 7 (8.97%) Apache Camel
9 6 (7.69%) Middleware
9 6 (7.69%) WireMock
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (5.13%) REST
10 4 (5.13%) Swagger
11 3 (3.85%) Gherkin
12 2 (2.56%) EJB
12 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.56%) HTML5
12 2 (2.56%) J2SE
12 2 (2.56%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Robotics
2 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 68 (87.18%) Unix
2 28 (35.90%) Windows
3 26 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) OO
1 38 (48.72%) RUP
1 38 (48.72%) Test Strategy
2 32 (41.03%) Process Improvement
3 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (33.33%) Microservices
5 25 (32.05%) Problem Management
6 24 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 24 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 24 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 21 (26.92%) Test Scripting
8 20 (25.64%) Test Automation
9 19 (24.36%) Customer Requirements
10 18 (23.08%) API Testing
11 17 (21.79%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (19.23%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (17.95%) Scrum
13 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
14 12 (15.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) SQL
2 71 (91.03%) Java
3 51 (65.38%) PL/SQL
4 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
5 23 (29.49%) Perl
6 18 (23.08%) Java 8
7 14 (17.95%) COBOL
8 3 (3.85%) C
8 3 (3.85%) Scala
9 1 (1.28%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) Groovy
9 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) ISTQB
2 17 (21.79%) ISEB
3 15 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Docker
1 7 (8.97%) HDFS
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Ansible
2 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
3 5 (6.41%) Kubernetes
3 5 (6.41%) Rancher
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (93.59%) Oracle
2 55 (70.51%) webMethods
3 42 (53.85%) BEA
4 25 (32.05%) Informatica
5 24 (30.77%) Pega
6 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
6 10 (12.82%) SAP
7 7 (8.97%) WSO2
8 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.13%) MuleSoft
10 2 (2.56%) Talend
11 1 (1.28%) Blue Prism
11 1 (1.28%) Red Hat