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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 601 585 538
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -47
Contract jobs citing BPEL 49 60 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £314 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
44681 45476 42373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.84% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29558 29423 26292
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 £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 22 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 26 July 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 -13 48 £450 -3.22% 2
North West +8 15 £425 -19.04% 1
Liverpool +11 14 £425 -15.00% 1
Merseyside +11 14 £425 -15.00% 1
South West +6 11 £373 -
Wiltshire +3 8 £373 -
Swindon +6 7 £295 -
South East +6 5 £500 -3.84%
Yorkshire -2 5 £463 +5.71%
North Yorkshire - 5 £463 -
London -10 4 £450 +13.92% 1
Berkshire - 4 £500 -
Ripon - 3 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £450 -
West Midlands -31 2 £500 +1.26%
Hampshire -3 1 £483 +7.22%
Manchester -5 1 - -
Warwickshire -6 1 £500 +14.28%
Birmingham -14 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £470 -
Hook - 1 £483 -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 71 (92.21%) Oracle
2 52 (67.53%) SOA
3 40 (51.95%) Oracle Service Bus
3 40 (51.95%) Oracle Database
4 34 (44.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (38.96%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (33.77%) XML
6 26 (33.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 25 (32.47%) Middleware
8 24 (31.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 20 (25.97%) SOAP
10 20 (25.97%) SQL
10 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
11 18 (23.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 18 (23.38%) WebLogic
11 18 (23.38%) B2B
12 17 (22.08%) JMS
12 17 (22.08%) Java
13 16 (20.78%) Web Services
14 15 (19.48%) Business Activity Monitoring
15 14 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
16 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (15.58%) Finance
17 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (14.29%) XSD
17 11 (14.29%) CRM
17 11 (14.29%) Siebel
17 11 (14.29%) PL/SQL
18 9 (11.69%) HTML

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 40 (51.95%) Oracle Service Bus
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (23.38%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle BPEL
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.60%) JCAPS
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Mule
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (31.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (6.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 5 (6.49%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) FTP
2 2 (2.60%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.95%) Oracle Database
2 34 (44.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.30%) DB2
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) PeopleTools
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.19%) JDeveloper
3 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Developer
2 21 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (24.68%) SOA Developer
4 18 (23.38%) Consultant
4 18 (23.38%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 16 (20.78%) Architect
6 14 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
7 10 (12.99%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 10 (12.99%) SOA Consultant
8 8 (10.39%) Analyst
8 8 (10.39%) Oracle Architect
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.19%) Applications Architect
11 4 (5.19%) Designer
11 4 (5.19%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 4 (5.19%) Siebel Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Siebel Support Analyst
12 3 (3.90%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) Oracle Fusion
1 26 (33.77%) XML
2 25 (32.47%) Middleware
3 20 (25.97%) SOAP
4 17 (22.08%) JMS
5 16 (20.78%) Web Services
6 11 (14.29%) XSD
7 9 (11.69%) CSS
7 9 (11.69%) HTML
7 9 (11.69%) WSDL
8 6 (7.79%) Java EE
8 6 (7.79%) jQuery
8 6 (7.79%) REST
8 6 (7.79%) Spring
9 5 (6.49%) HTML5
10 4 (5.19%) J2EE
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (5.19%) XSLT
11 3 (3.90%) JSF
11 3 (3.90%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.60%) DataPower
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) SOA
2 18 (23.38%) B2B
3 15 (19.48%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (14.29%) CRM
6 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) E-business
8 7 (9.09%) Migration
9 6 (7.79%) ERP
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (6.49%) Change Control
10 5 (6.49%) Functional Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.49%) System Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Time Management
10 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.97%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) Java
3 11 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.49%) PeopleCode
5 5 (6.49%) SQR
6 3 (3.90%) C
7 2 (2.60%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) Jython
8 1 (1.30%) Korn
8 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (92.21%) Oracle
2 11 (14.29%) Siebel
3 5 (6.49%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (5.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) webMethods
6 2 (2.60%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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