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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 141 138 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing BPEL 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £475 £550 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +176.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -
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
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire -2 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (66.67%) Workflow
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) JDeveloper
4 5 (55.56%) XQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Informatica
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (44.44%) Siebel
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) ERP
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (22.22%) BPMN
7 2 (22.22%) J2EE

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) OLTP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (11.11%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JDeveloper
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) XQuery
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Jython
3 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Informatica
3 4 (44.44%) Siebel
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Endeca