The first table below looks at the demand for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Swindon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 45 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing BPEL 4 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.90% 2.22% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.79% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 215 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.15% 79.63% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 176 189
Average daily rate £413 £423 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
BPEL
Wiltshire

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) ERP

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle