The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 611 575 562
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -13
Contract jobs citing BPEL 37 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 37
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £322 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44382 43894 42128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 79.60% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29500 28277 26434
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1050 1174 1216
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BPEL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPEL within the UK.

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BPEL
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -17 35 £450 - 6
North West +2 16 £450 -5.26% 2
Liverpool +9 14 £425 -15.00% 2
Merseyside +9 14 £425 -15.00% 2
London -13 5 £450 +13.92% 3
Hampshire +7 3 £441 -1.94%
Yorkshire -3 3 £463 +5.71%
South East -7 3 £441 -1.94%
North Yorkshire - 3 £463 -
Aldershot +9 2 £400 -11.11%
East Midlands -3 2 £450 -
West Midlands -21 2 - -
Birmingham -5 1 - -
Warwickshire -8 1 - -
Hook - 1 £483 -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 with a requirement for BPEL.

1 57 (86.36%) Oracle
2 53 (80.30%) SOA
3 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database
4 37 (56.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 32 (48.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 22 (33.33%) Middleware
7 22 (33.33%) XML
7 22 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 21 (31.82%) Web Services
9 20 (30.30%) SOAP
9 20 (30.30%) WebLogic
9 20 (30.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (28.79%) B2B
11 18 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
12 17 (25.76%) JMS
13 16 (24.24%) Java
14 15 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (21.21%) Business Activity Monitoring
15 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
16 13 (19.70%) Oracle BPM
16 13 (19.70%) XSD
16 13 (19.70%) WSDL
17 11 (16.67%) SQL
18 10 (15.15%) Finance
19 9 (13.64%) ERP
20 8 (12.12%) JDeveloper
20 8 (12.12%) Oracle ADF
20 8 (12.12%) Oracle BI Publisher

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills 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 37 (56.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 20 (30.30%) WebLogic
3 15 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle BPEL
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.55%) NetWeaver
6 2 (3.03%) JCAPS
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.52%) Mule
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (7.58%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 5 (7.58%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (4.55%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) SSL
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (65.15%) Oracle Database
2 32 (48.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.06%) PowerCenter
7 3 (4.55%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.52%) DB2
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) JDeveloper
2 5 (7.58%) PeopleTools
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.03%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (31.82%) SOA Developer
4 20 (30.30%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 19 (28.79%) Consultant
6 15 (22.73%) Oracle Consultant
7 11 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 11 (16.67%) SOA Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Leader
9 4 (6.06%) Designer
10 3 (4.55%) DBA
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (4.55%) SOA Designer
10 3 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (4.55%) webMethods Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.03%) Administrator
11 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) Middleware
1 22 (33.33%) XML
2 21 (31.82%) Web Services
3 20 (30.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (30.30%) SOAP
4 17 (25.76%) JMS
5 13 (19.70%) WSDL
5 13 (19.70%) XSD
6 8 (12.12%) Oracle ADF
7 7 (10.61%) REST
8 6 (9.09%) WebCenter
9 5 (7.58%) XSLT
10 4 (6.06%) J2EE
10 4 (6.06%) JMX
11 3 (4.55%) BAPI
11 3 (4.55%) JSF
11 3 (4.55%) SAP Fiori
11 3 (4.55%) SAP PI
11 3 (4.55%) SAPUI5
12 2 (3.03%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) AIX
1 1 (1.52%) Linux
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) SOA
2 19 (28.79%) B2B
3 14 (21.21%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 9 (13.64%) ERP
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.09%) BPMN
6 6 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) Functional Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) System Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Time Management
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.58%) Workflow
8 4 (6.06%) Data Management
8 4 (6.06%) ETL
8 4 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Java
2 11 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) PeopleCode
3 5 (7.58%) SQR
4 4 (6.06%) XPath
4 4 (6.06%) XQuery
5 3 (4.55%) ABAP
5 3 (4.55%) C
5 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (1.52%) Jython
7 1 (1.52%) Korn
7 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 22 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 57 (86.36%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (6.06%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Informatica
5 3 (4.55%) webMethods
6 2 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
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