The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 552 525 486
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -39
Contract jobs citing BPEL 61 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 43
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
43274 40267 36736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.08% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27921 25102 22050
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1185 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPEL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
England -42 48 £450 +2.85% 14
South East -8 14 £450 +33.33% 2
London -22 14 £395 -7.05% 7
Hampshire +5 9 £450 +37.93%
City of London -7 6 £475 +55.10% 3
North West -10 6 £525 +5.00% 1
Surrey - 6 £520 - 1
Guildford - 6 £520 - 1
Wales +10 5 £315 -
Scotland +5 5 £348 -4.13%
South Wales +1 5 £315 -
Glasgow +3 4 - -
Yorkshire -18 4 £438 -
Newport - 4 £317 -
East of England - 4 £458 - 1
Wiltshire 0 2 £600 +41.17% 2
West Midlands -2 2 £494 -
Liverpool -8 2 £500 - 1
Merseyside -12 2 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire -19 2 - -
South West -22 2 £600 +29.72% 3
Hertfordshire - 2 £450 -
Lancashire - 2 £550 -
Preston - 2 £550 -
Berkshire +12 1 £450 -13.46%
Reading +7 1 £450 +50.00%
Swindon +2 1 - - 2
Warwickshire -3 1 £438 -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
Leeds -26 1 - -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 87 (75.00%) Oracle
2 70 (60.34%) SOA
3 59 (50.86%) Oracle Database
4 56 (48.28%) Java
5 54 (46.55%) Middleware
6 52 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 44 (37.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 43 (37.07%) WebLogic
9 40 (34.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 40 (34.48%) Oracle Service Bus
10 33 (28.45%) Web Services
10 33 (28.45%) XML
11 32 (27.59%) SQL
12 27 (23.28%) Oracle BPM
13 25 (21.55%) Oracle BPEL
14 24 (20.69%) XSD
14 24 (20.69%) SOAP
15 23 (19.83%) PL/SQL
16 22 (18.97%) .NET
17 20 (17.24%) WSDL
17 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (15.52%) Security Cleared
18 18 (15.52%) C#
19 17 (14.66%) UNIX
20 15 (12.93%) DV Cleared
20 15 (12.93%) BPMN
21 14 (12.07%) Tomcat
21 14 (12.07%) Analytics
22 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
22 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 44 (37.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 43 (37.07%) WebLogic
3 40 (34.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 25 (21.55%) Oracle BPEL
5 14 (12.07%) Tomcat
6 7 (6.03%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (4.31%) FileNet
8 4 (3.45%) AquaLogic
8 4 (3.45%) JCAPS
9 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.59%) IIS
9 3 (2.59%) JBoss
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (23.28%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.45%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
1 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.59%) SSL
2 3 (2.59%) LDAP
2 3 (2.59%) Firewall
3 2 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (1.72%) LAN
3 2 (1.72%) WAN
3 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.72%) HTTP
3 2 (1.72%) SAN
3 2 (1.72%) Extranet
4 1 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (50.86%) Oracle Database
2 52 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.76%) MySQL
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.31%) OLTP
8 4 (3.45%) TKPROF
9 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.72%) DB2
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Subversion
2 7 (6.03%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.31%) Maven
3 5 (4.31%) JIRA
3 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.59%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.86%) JConsole
6 1 (0.86%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.86%) JMeter
6 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.86%) Selenium
6 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (11.21%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Back Office
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Developer
2 26 (22.41%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Consultant
4 20 (17.24%) Architect
5 17 (14.66%) Designer
6 16 (13.79%) SOA Designer
7 14 (12.07%) SOA Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Applications Support
8 11 (9.48%) Solutions Designer
9 9 (7.76%) Technical Architect
10 8 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 7 (6.03%) SOA Consultant
11 7 (6.03%) Oracle SOA Consultant
11 7 (6.03%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (5.17%) Support Consultant
12 6 (5.17%) Business Consultant
12 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.17%) Applications Consultant
12 6 (5.17%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (46.55%) Middleware
2 40 (34.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (28.45%) Web Services
3 33 (28.45%) XML
4 24 (20.69%) XSD
4 24 (20.69%) SOAP
5 22 (18.97%) .NET
6 20 (17.24%) WSDL
7 13 (11.21%) Java EE
7 13 (11.21%) J2EE
7 13 (11.21%) WebCenter
8 12 (10.34%) XSLT
9 10 (8.62%) HTML
9 10 (8.62%) REST
10 8 (6.90%) JMS
11 7 (6.03%) jQuery
12 6 (5.17%) Spring
12 6 (5.17%) CSS
12 6 (5.17%) CSS3
12 6 (5.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
2 7 (6.03%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) iPad
4 4 (3.45%) W3C
4 4 (3.45%) Replication
5 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.72%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) UNIX
2 10 (8.62%) Windows
3 9 (7.76%) Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.86%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.34%) SOA
2 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.93%) BPMN
4 14 (12.07%) Analytics
5 13 (11.21%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling
6 11 (9.48%) ITIL
6 11 (9.48%) SDLC
7 10 (8.62%) UML
7 10 (8.62%) ERP
7 10 (8.62%) Scrum
7 10 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.90%) Workflow
8 8 (6.90%) ETL
9 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.03%) Business Analytics
10 6 (5.17%) OO
10 6 (5.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.28%) Java
2 32 (27.59%) SQL
3 23 (19.83%) PL/SQL
4 18 (15.52%) C#
5 13 (11.21%) C
6 6 (5.17%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.31%) XPath
8 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.86%) Python
9 1 (0.86%) XQuery
9 1 (0.86%) VB
9 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) DV Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) Degree
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 4 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) vSphere
4 1 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.45%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Flashback
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 87 (75.00%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) IBM
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.90%) HP
4 7 (6.03%) Cisco
5 6 (5.17%) webMethods
6 5 (4.31%) BEA
6 5 (4.31%) ArcSight
7 4 (3.45%) Juniper
8 3 (2.59%) CA
8 3 (2.59%) Websense
8 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.59%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.72%) F5
9 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.72%) Nokia
9 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.72%) Intel
10 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
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