The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 403 396 393
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing BPEL 16 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.087% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
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£475 £481 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £450 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £545 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £465
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £77.50
BPEL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18765 19408 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.17% 76.61% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13081 13605 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 235 359
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in London

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in London

BPEL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram in London

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in London

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London +13 2 £410 -14.80%
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (95.00%) Oracle
2 28 (70.00%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) SOA
3 20 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (47.50%) Web Services
5 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
6 16 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (40.00%) Middleware
7 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (35.00%) XML
8 14 (35.00%) WSDL
8 14 (35.00%) Oracle BPM
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
10 12 (30.00%) J2EE
10 12 (30.00%) jQuery
10 12 (30.00%) Spring
10 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
11 11 (27.50%) XSD
11 11 (27.50%) SOAP
12 10 (25.00%) Internet
13 9 (22.50%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (22.50%) XPath
13 9 (22.50%) BPMN
13 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
14 8 (20.00%) Groovy
14 8 (20.00%) XQuery
14 8 (20.00%) FTP
14 8 (20.00%) HTTP
14 8 (20.00%) B2B

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (5.00%) AquaLogic
6 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.00%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (2.50%) HFM
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) FTP
2 8 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
2 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.50%) DataStage
7 1 (2.50%) Siebel EIM
7 1 (2.50%) Essbase
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) OLTP
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) MyEclipse
3 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (7.50%) NetBeans
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) SOA Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 4 (10.00%) SOA Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (47.50%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) Middleware
4 14 (35.00%) XML
4 14 (35.00%) WSDL
5 12 (30.00%) J2EE
5 12 (30.00%) Spring
5 12 (30.00%) jQuery
6 11 (27.50%) SOAP
6 11 (27.50%) XSD
7 8 (20.00%) EDI
7 8 (20.00%) JMS
7 8 (20.00%) REST
8 7 (17.50%) JSF
9 5 (12.50%) HTML
10 4 (10.00%) Struts
10 4 (10.00%) Ajax
10 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
11 3 (7.50%) Velocity
11 3 (7.50%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
1 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) SOA
2 9 (22.50%) BPMN
3 8 (20.00%) B2B
3 8 (20.00%) ERP
3 8 (20.00%) EAI
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Complex Event Processing
6 4 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) XPath
4 8 (20.00%) Groovy
4 8 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (20.00%) XQuery
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) C
5 3 (7.50%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) BEA
3 2 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio