The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 102 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing BPEL 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.071% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.091% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
BPEL
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1490 1098 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.82% 77.43% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 668 468
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JDBC
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) DHTML
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) JMS
3 3 (50.00%) DB2
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) ETL

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) JCAPS
3 1 (16.67%) LiveLink
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Log4j
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) DHTML
2 3 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) JDBC
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (50.00%) OOD
1 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) OpenText