The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 510 474 411
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -63
Contract jobs citing BPEL 55 65 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 58
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£438 £405 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -4.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BPEL
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in England

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in England

BPEL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram in England

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPEL across the England region.

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in England

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 20 £395 -2.46% 1
South East -4 10 £413 +20.43% 1
North West -8 9 £438 - 2
Yorkshire -4 5 £450 +4.34%
South West -20 3 £550 +53.84% 1
East of England - 1 - -
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 93 (87.74%) Oracle
2 72 (67.92%) SOA
3 65 (61.32%) Java
4 51 (48.11%) Oracle Database
5 44 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 43 (40.57%) WebLogic
7 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (37.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 36 (33.96%) SQL
8 36 (33.96%) Middleware
9 35 (33.02%) XML
10 30 (28.30%) Oracle Fusion
11 27 (25.47%) Scrum
12 26 (24.53%) Oracle BPEL
12 26 (24.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 25 (23.58%) Oracle BPM
14 24 (22.64%) .NET
14 24 (22.64%) Web Services
15 22 (20.75%) J2EE
15 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
16 21 (19.81%) Oracle RAC
16 21 (19.81%) Subversion
16 21 (19.81%) Linux
17 20 (18.87%) Configuration Management
17 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
18 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
18 19 (17.92%) WSDL
19 18 (16.98%) UML
19 18 (16.98%) PL/SQL

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (40.57%) WebLogic
2 40 (37.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (24.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 26 (24.53%) Oracle BPEL
4 10 (9.43%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (4.72%) AquaLogic
7 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.89%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (1.89%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.94%) CICS
9 1 (0.94%) IIS
9 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (4.72%) AquaLogic BPM
4 2 (1.89%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
1 2 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) LDAP
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 2 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (1.89%) LAN
2 2 (1.89%) WAN
2 2 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (48.11%) Oracle Database
2 44 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (11.32%) MySQL
4 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (8.49%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.60%) OLTP
8 5 (4.72%) TKPROF
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.89%) DB2
11 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (19.81%) Subversion
1 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.43%) Maven
3 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.66%) Hudson
5 5 (4.72%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.83%) JDeveloper
8 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.89%) Ant
8 2 (1.89%) JUnit
9 1 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.94%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Banking
2 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Billing
4 1 (0.94%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (50.94%) Developer
2 28 (26.42%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (19.81%) Architect
4 20 (18.87%) SOA Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Consultant
6 12 (11.32%) Java Developer
7 11 (10.38%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 10 (9.43%) Applications Support
9 9 (8.49%) Technical Architect
9 9 (8.49%) SOA Architect
10 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Applications Consultant
10 7 (6.60%) Support Consultant
10 7 (6.60%) Applications Support Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.72%) Business Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) Oracle Architect
12 5 (4.72%) Designer
12 5 (4.72%) Middleware Developer
12 5 (4.72%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.96%) Middleware
2 35 (33.02%) XML
3 30 (28.30%) Oracle Fusion
4 24 (22.64%) Web Services
4 24 (22.64%) .NET
5 22 (20.75%) J2EE
6 19 (17.92%) WSDL
7 17 (16.04%) Java EE
7 17 (16.04%) XSD
8 12 (11.32%) SOAP
9 10 (9.43%) XSLT
10 7 (6.60%) J2ME
10 7 (6.60%) J2SE
10 7 (6.60%) Java ME
10 7 (6.60%) Java SE
11 6 (5.66%) HTML
11 6 (5.66%) JDBC
12 5 (4.72%) XML Schema
12 5 (4.72%) JPA
12 5 (4.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.60%) IBM Mainframe
3 7 (6.60%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.72%) W3C
4 5 (4.72%) Replication
5 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.89%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.94%) GIS
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Linux
2 16 (15.09%) UNIX
3 15 (14.15%) Oracle Linux
4 9 (8.49%) Windows
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.92%) SOA
2 40 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.47%) Scrum
4 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (18.87%) Test Automation
5 20 (18.87%) Configuration Management
6 19 (17.92%) Software Engineering
7 18 (16.98%) UML
8 17 (16.04%) Data Modelling
9 15 (14.15%) Service Delivery
10 12 (11.32%) ITIL
10 12 (11.32%) Analytics
11 11 (10.38%) ETL
12 9 (8.49%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (7.55%) User Stories
13 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.55%) Release Management
13 8 (7.55%) BPMN
14 7 (6.60%) Business Analytics
14 7 (6.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 65 (61.32%) Java
2 36 (33.96%) SQL
3 18 (16.98%) PL/SQL
4 17 (16.04%) C#
5 9 (8.49%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.72%) XPath
6 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.77%) C
8 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.94%) VBA
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) DV Cleared
1 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) VCP4
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (4.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (19.81%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Puppet
1 14 (13.21%) Vagrant
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (5.66%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 93 (87.74%) Oracle
2 10 (9.43%) IBM
2 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.72%) BEA
4 2 (1.89%) Nokia
4 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.89%) webMethods
4 2 (1.89%) HP
4 2 (1.89%) F5
4 2 (1.89%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (0.94%) ESRI
5 1 (0.94%) Perforce
5 1 (0.94%) Google
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