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 23 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 128 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BPEL 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.073% - 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -11.76%
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
2076 1753 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.55% 71.00% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 888 821
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 62
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 23 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow - - - -
BPEL
UK

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) Dojo
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE 5
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) SOA Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SOA Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Dojo
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE 5
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft