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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 241 229 231
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing BPEL 1 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.034% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.047% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
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£425 £488 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +3.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £465
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £77.50
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England

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
6658 6342 7051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.79% 71.69% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3742 3467 3362
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 251 329
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPEL across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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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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
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BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 4 (44.44%) User Stories
6 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
6 4 (44.44%) Puppet
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (44.44%) DevOps
7 3 (33.33%) Middleware
8 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (22.22%) XML
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (22.22%) Workflow
8 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (22.22%) TDD
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Essbase
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JDeveloper
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) XSL
4 1 (11.11%) BC4J
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-business
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Siebel
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Primavera
2 1 (11.11%) VMware