The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 57 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing BPEL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £475 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
BPEL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.76% 69.93% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 264 243
Average daily rate £376 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPEL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPEL across the Birmingham region.

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

BPEL
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BPEL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BPEL.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing BPEL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BPEL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle