The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 392 361 383
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Contract jobs citing BPEL 20 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 11
Average daily rate £275 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £490 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BPEL
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 4 - - 1
Croydon - - - -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (90.00%) Oracle
2 25 (62.50%) SOA
3 23 (57.50%) Middleware
4 22 (55.00%) Oracle BPM
5 21 (52.50%) Web Services
6 18 (45.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 17 (42.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 15 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (27.50%) Scrum
10 11 (27.50%) Complex Event Processing
11 10 (25.00%) Oracle BPEL
11 10 (25.00%) Workflow
11 10 (25.00%) Siebel
12 9 (22.50%) CRM
12 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
12 9 (22.50%) Siebel EIM
13 8 (20.00%) Change Management
14 7 (17.50%) Marketing
14 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (17.50%) Campaign Management
14 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
15 6 (15.00%) WSDL
16 5 (12.50%) SQL
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
16 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
17 4 (10.00%) QA
17 4 (10.00%) Jenkins

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (42.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle BPEL
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (2.50%) Siebel Analytics
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Siebel EIM
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Publishing
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Siebel Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (17.50%) SOA Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle Architect
4 7 (17.50%) SOA Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 6 (15.00%) SOA Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) Middleware
2 21 (52.50%) Web Services
3 18 (45.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (15.00%) WSDL
5 4 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Solaris
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) SOA
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
2 11 (27.50%) Complex Event Processing
3 10 (25.00%) Workflow
4 9 (22.50%) CRM
4 9 (22.50%) Data Modelling
5 8 (20.00%) Change Management
6 7 (17.50%) Campaign Management
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Process Management
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.50%) ETL
10 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Siebel
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Lombardi
4 1 (2.50%) hybris