The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 185 198 189
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing BPEL 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.050% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £360 £411
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3916 4623 4387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.98% 77.31% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3371 3356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle