The first table below looks at the demand for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 16 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 Scotland 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 125 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing BPEL 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.38% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.54% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1958 1674 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.88% 70.96% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 867 982
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 67
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 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
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft