The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 130 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing BPEL 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £460
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £77.50
BPEL
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2263 1586 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 71.32% 71.06% 68.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1500 1046 1275
Average daily rate £388 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 69 154
Average hourly rate £34.50 £17.23 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.29% -44.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £8.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £43.00 £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 West

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the South West

BPEL
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £400 -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (77.78%) SOA
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database
4 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Middleware
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) XSLT
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) UML
8 5 (27.78%) J2EE
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) JDeveloper
9 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) BPMN
9 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
9 4 (22.22%) OWASP

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (61.11%) WebLogic
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) AquaLogic
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle Database
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.56%) TKPROF
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.56%) OLTP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JDeveloper
2 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Hudson
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (22.22%) SOA Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SOA Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
2 6 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) XSLT
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) JPA
5 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (5.56%) JSP
5 1 (5.56%) XSD
5 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) HPUX
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) SOA
2 5 (27.78%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) BPMN
3 4 (22.22%) OWASP
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) XQuery
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) OCP
1 1 (5.56%) OCA
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Siebel
2 3 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.56%) HP