The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
UK / England
Rank 541 577 531
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -46
Contract jobs citing BPEL 33 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.086% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 32
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £405
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%

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
34237 39508 37993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.95% 82.86% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22891 26199 24367
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 847 1079 1033
Median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +37.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BPEL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 19 £500 +5.26%
London +23 7 £525 +23.52% 2
East of England 0 4 £463 -
North West +20 1 £338 -28.94% 1
South West +2 1 £320 -32.63% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPEL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for BPEL.

1 50 (65.79%) Java
2 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) SQL
4 41 (53.95%) Spring
5 40 (52.63%) BPMN
6 38 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 35 (46.05%) Java EE
7 35 (46.05%) Oracle
8 34 (44.74%) JUnit
9 31 (40.79%) SOA
10 29 (38.16%) JBoss
10 29 (38.16%) WebSphere Process Server
10 29 (38.16%) TDD
10 29 (38.16%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 28 (36.84%) Jenkins
12 26 (34.21%) DevOps
12 26 (34.21%) Maven
12 26 (34.21%) Migration
12 26 (34.21%) Scrum
13 24 (31.58%) SOAP
13 24 (31.58%) Cucumber
14 23 (30.26%) Mockito
14 23 (30.26%) GitHub
14 23 (30.26%) Unit Testing
14 23 (30.26%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (30.26%) Pair Programming
15 22 (28.95%) WebLogic
16 21 (27.63%) Oracle Database
17 20 (26.32%) Web Services

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 38 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (38.16%) JBoss
2 29 (38.16%) WebSphere Process Server
3 28 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 23 (30.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 22 (28.95%) WebLogic
6 16 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (14.47%) Alfresco
8 10 (13.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (5.26%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (3.95%) Drupal
11 2 (2.63%) Apache
11 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
11 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
11 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (1.32%) Confluence
12 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
12 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle BPM
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.32%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.26%) GitHub
2 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 4 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (2.63%) SMTP
4 1 (1.32%) FTP
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) Oracle Database
2 14 (18.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.89%) SQLPlus
5 5 (6.58%) DB2
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.32%) Essbase
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (44.74%) JUnit
2 28 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 26 (34.21%) Maven
4 24 (31.58%) Cucumber
5 23 (30.26%) Mockito
6 8 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
8 5 (6.58%) JDeveloper
9 4 (5.26%) Selenium
10 3 (3.95%) JIRA
11 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (2.63%) Mocha
11 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.32%) Ant
12 1 (1.32%) Hudson
General
1 18 (23.68%) Publishing
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Prime Brokerage
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (80.26%) Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Oracle Developer
4 14 (18.42%) SOA Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Java Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (14.47%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.58%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (5.26%) WebLogic Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) Spring
2 35 (46.05%) Java EE
3 24 (31.58%) SOAP
4 20 (26.32%) Web Services
5 19 (25.00%) Middleware
5 19 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 15 (19.74%) XML
7 13 (17.11%) WSDL
8 10 (13.16%) JMS
9 9 (11.84%) J2EE
9 9 (11.84%) XSD
10 8 (10.53%) REST
10 8 (10.53%) RESTful
11 7 (9.21%) Ajax
11 7 (9.21%) XSLT
12 6 (7.89%) CSS
12 6 (7.89%) EJB
12 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
12 6 (7.89%) HTML
12 6 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) User Experience
2 2 (2.63%) Clustering
2 2 (2.63%) DataPower
2 2 (2.63%) Derivative
2 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (52.63%) BPMN
3 31 (40.79%) SOA
4 29 (38.16%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (38.16%) TDD
5 26 (34.21%) DevOps
5 26 (34.21%) Migration
5 26 (34.21%) Scrum
6 23 (30.26%) Pair Programming
6 23 (30.26%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Workflow
8 13 (17.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.89%) Service Management
12 5 (6.58%) Microservices
12 5 (6.58%) OO
12 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 50 (65.79%) Java
2 43 (56.58%) SQL
3 10 (13.16%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.95%) Scala
6 2 (2.63%) ES6
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) XQuery
7 1 (1.32%) ABAP
7 1 (1.32%) Jython
7 1 (1.32%) Korn
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (2.63%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) Kony
3 2 (2.63%) Sybase
3 2 (2.63%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.32%) Arqiva
4 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.32%) JDA
4 1 (1.32%) Remedy
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) Siebel