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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 198 203 195
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing BPEL 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.074% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.095% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.29%
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
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JDeveloper
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle