The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle BPEL Process Manager
Rank 565 538 545
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL 5 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.009% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.057% 0.050% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £480 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £500 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.45% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8816 8021 9094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.24% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5312 4651 5282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 417 426
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Oracle BPEL
UK

Oracle BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle BPEL Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London +3 3 £338 -32.50%
Oracle BPEL
UK

Oracle BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
1 11 (100.00%) BPEL
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (81.82%) Complex Event Processing
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (81.82%) Middleware
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (9.09%) XSLT
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
7 1 (9.09%) XQuery
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB

Oracle BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JDeveloper
1 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) SOA Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) Middleware
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) WebCenter
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
1 11 (100.00%) BPEL
2 9 (81.82%) Complex Event Processing
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) XQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle