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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 521 511 451
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -60
Contract jobs citing BPEL 58 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.085% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 47
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£368 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £420
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
37095 34787 31991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.83% 74.29% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24706 21803 19148
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1077 1341
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
South East -19 20 £355 -8.38%
London +15 15 £340 -18.56% 2
Yorkshire -13 6 - -
South West -27 4 £400 -1.23%
West Midlands -7 2 £375 +66.66%
East of England - 2 £475 -
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 83 (93.26%) Oracle
2 57 (64.04%) SOA
3 54 (60.67%) Java
4 35 (39.33%) SQL
4 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (38.20%) WebLogic
5 34 (38.20%) Oracle Database
6 33 (37.08%) Web Services
7 32 (35.96%) XML
8 30 (33.71%) Middleware
8 30 (33.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 28 (31.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (29.21%) Oracle BPM
10 26 (29.21%) Configuration Management
11 25 (28.09%) Oracle Service Bus
12 23 (25.84%) Oracle Fusion
12 23 (25.84%) Subversion
12 23 (25.84%) Scrum
13 21 (23.60%) J2EE
14 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
15 19 (21.35%) Oracle RAC
16 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
16 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
16 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
16 18 (20.22%) .NET
16 18 (20.22%) Linux
16 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
17 17 (19.10%) UNIX
17 17 (19.10%) UML

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (38.20%) WebLogic
2 30 (33.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (28.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (12.36%) Oracle BPEL
5 9 (10.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.49%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.25%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (2.25%) Apache
9 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.12%) IIS
9 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (1.12%) CICS
9 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.37%) AquaLogic BPM
4 2 (2.25%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.12%) HFM
5 1 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) LDAP
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
2 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.20%) Oracle Database
2 28 (31.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (8.99%) MySQL
4 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.62%) OLTP
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.49%) TKPROF
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) DataStage
9 1 (1.12%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Subversion
2 20 (22.47%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.85%) Hudson
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (10.11%) Maven
6 7 (7.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
8 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.49%) Mercurial
8 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.37%) JDeveloper
9 3 (3.37%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.37%) JUnit
9 3 (3.37%) Bugzilla
9 3 (3.37%) NetBeans
9 3 (3.37%) JIRA
9 3 (3.37%) MyEclipse
10 2 (2.25%) Ant
11 1 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) International Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (19.10%) SOA Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Software Configuration Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Software Manager
8 7 (7.87%) Consultant
8 7 (7.87%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.74%) SOA Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Designer
10 5 (5.62%) SOA Designer
11 4 (4.49%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Oracle Architect
12 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Consultant
12 3 (3.37%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) Web Services
2 32 (35.96%) XML
3 30 (33.71%) Middleware
4 23 (25.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (23.60%) J2EE
6 18 (20.22%) .NET
7 16 (17.98%) WSDL
8 12 (13.48%) Java EE
9 11 (12.36%) SOAP
10 10 (11.24%) XSD
11 8 (8.99%) JDBC
11 8 (8.99%) HTML
12 7 (7.87%) XSLT
12 7 (7.87%) J2ME
12 7 (7.87%) J2SE
12 7 (7.87%) Java ME
12 7 (7.87%) Java SE
12 7 (7.87%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.87%) Spring
13 6 (6.74%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.49%) W3C
3 4 (4.49%) Replication
4 3 (3.37%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) GIS
5 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) UNIX
3 14 (15.73%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (8.99%) Windows
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 2000
6 3 (3.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.12%) AIX
7 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) SOA
2 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) Configuration Management
4 23 (25.84%) Scrum
5 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
6 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
7 17 (19.10%) UML
8 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
9 12 (13.48%) Data Modelling
10 10 (11.24%) ITIL
11 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 8 (8.99%) User Stories
11 8 (8.99%) Automation Testing
12 7 (7.87%) BPMN
12 7 (7.87%) OO
13 6 (6.74%) ETL
13 6 (6.74%) TOGAF
14 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (5.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) SQL
3 13 (14.61%) PL/SQL
3 13 (14.61%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.49%) XPath
5 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.37%) Python
6 3 (3.37%) C++
6 3 (3.37%) C
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) XQuery
7 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Puppet
1 14 (15.73%) Vagrant
2 5 (5.62%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 83 (93.26%) Oracle
2 18 (20.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) Perforce
4 4 (4.49%) BEA
5 3 (3.37%) hybris
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.25%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.25%) HP
6 2 (2.25%) SAP
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco
7 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.12%) Nokia
7 1 (1.12%) ESRI
7 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.12%) F5
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