The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
England / South East
Rank 223 252 255
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Contract jobs citing BPEL 19 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.034% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.042% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 8
Median daily rate £500 £475 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +27.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £409
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6165 7185 7765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.95% 81.11% 79.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4436 4234
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.51% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.96 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing BPEL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BPEL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 16 £513 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPEL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for BPEL.

1 36 (94.74%) Java
1 36 (94.74%) Spring
1 36 (94.74%) BPMN
2 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (89.47%) JUnit
4 32 (84.21%) WebSphere
5 30 (78.95%) Java EE
6 27 (71.05%) JBoss
6 27 (71.05%) SQL
6 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
7 26 (68.42%) Migration
7 26 (68.42%) Scrum
7 26 (68.42%) WebSphere Process Server
8 25 (65.79%) TDD
8 25 (65.79%) Maven
8 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (65.79%) DevOps
9 23 (60.53%) Mockito
9 23 (60.53%) GitHub
9 23 (60.53%) Unit Testing
9 23 (60.53%) Cucumber
9 23 (60.53%) Pair Programming
10 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (47.37%) Publishing
12 11 (28.95%) Alfresco
12 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
13 6 (15.79%) J2EE
13 6 (15.79%) SOAP
13 6 (15.79%) Web Services
13 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (84.21%) WebSphere
2 27 (71.05%) JBoss
3 26 (68.42%) WebSphere Process Server
4 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (28.95%) Alfresco
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (60.53%) GitHub
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (89.47%) JUnit
2 27 (71.05%) Jenkins
3 25 (65.79%) Maven
4 23 (60.53%) Cucumber
4 23 (60.53%) Mockito
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium
6 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (47.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (94.74%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) BPM Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) SOA Developer
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Developer
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) Spring
2 30 (78.95%) Java EE
3 6 (15.79%) J2EE
3 6 (15.79%) SOAP
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) Ajax
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
4 4 (10.53%) EJB
4 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.53%) JMS
4 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (5.26%) Middleware
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) SAML
5 2 (5.26%) WSDL
5 2 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) XSD
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) BPMN
2 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) Migration
3 26 (68.42%) Scrum
4 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (65.79%) DevOps
4 25 (65.79%) TDD
5 23 (60.53%) Pair Programming
5 23 (60.53%) Unit Testing
6 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Content Enrichment
9 1 (2.63%) Open Source
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) IBM