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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 581 567 554
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing BPEL 32 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.077% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 21
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £395 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
40423 39105 37846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.09% 79.40% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27171 25311 24283
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 899 1103 1146
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North West -6 16 £500 +5.26%
London +3 4 £450 +13.92% 4
Yorkshire +1 3 £450 +5.88%
South East -29 3 £441 -1.94% 3
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
West Midlands -19 1 - -
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 52 (81.25%) Oracle
2 48 (75.00%) SOA
3 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database
4 27 (42.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 26 (40.63%) Middleware
6 25 (39.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 23 (35.94%) XML
9 21 (32.81%) WebLogic
10 20 (31.25%) Web Services
11 19 (29.69%) Java
12 18 (28.13%) Oracle BPM
12 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
12 18 (28.13%) SOAP
12 18 (28.13%) XSD
12 18 (28.13%) WSDL
13 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 14 (21.88%) WebCenter
14 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (20.31%) BPMN
16 12 (18.75%) Oracle ADF
16 12 (18.75%) JDeveloper
16 12 (18.75%) Business Activity Monitoring
17 11 (17.19%) B2B
18 10 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
18 10 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
19 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
19 9 (14.06%) Case Management
19 9 (14.06%) Data Management

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 27 (42.19%) Oracle Service Bus
2 21 (32.81%) WebLogic
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.69%) NetWeaver
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.13%) JCAPS
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (7.81%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 5 (7.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.69%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) FTP
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) SSL
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database
2 25 (39.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (10.94%) PowerCenter
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.69%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.13%) DB2
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) JDeveloper
2 5 (7.81%) PeopleTools
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Consultant
3 19 (29.69%) SOA Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) SOA Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Designer
8 4 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (6.25%) webMethods Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Integration Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Integration Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SOA Designer
9 3 (4.69%) SOA Solution Designer
9 3 (4.69%) WebCenter Developer
9 3 (4.69%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) Middleware
2 24 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 23 (35.94%) XML
4 20 (31.25%) Web Services
5 18 (28.13%) SOAP
5 18 (28.13%) WSDL
5 18 (28.13%) XSD
6 14 (21.88%) WebCenter
7 12 (18.75%) Oracle ADF
8 9 (14.06%) JMS
9 7 (10.94%) JMX
10 6 (9.38%) REST
11 4 (6.25%) J2EE
11 4 (6.25%) XSLT
12 3 (4.69%) BAPI
12 3 (4.69%) SAP Fiori
12 3 (4.69%) SAP PI
12 3 (4.69%) SAPUI5
13 2 (3.13%) JAX-RS
13 2 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) User Experience
2 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.13%) DataPower
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) AIX
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) SOA
2 13 (20.31%) BPMN
3 12 (18.75%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 11 (17.19%) B2B
5 9 (14.06%) Case Management
5 9 (14.06%) Data Management
5 9 (14.06%) ETL
6 8 (12.50%) ERP
6 8 (12.50%) Workflow
7 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.81%) CRM
8 5 (7.81%) Functional Testing
8 5 (7.81%) System Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Time Management
8 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) Java
2 8 (12.50%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) XPath
3 7 (10.94%) XQuery
4 5 (7.81%) PeopleCode
4 5 (7.81%) SQR
5 3 (4.69%) ABAP
5 3 (4.69%) C
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) Jython
6 2 (3.13%) Korn
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Informatica
3 7 (10.94%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (6.25%) IBM
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) webMethods
5 2 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (1.56%) HP