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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 609 585 574
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Contract jobs citing BPEL 32 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.084% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.11% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 16
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £395 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
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
45312 44104 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.52% 78.83% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27498 26558
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 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1290 1223
Median hourly rate £33.99 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 19 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 6 May 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 -41 25 £483 +7.22% 7
North West -6 14 £500 +11.11% 1
Merseyside +5 6 £447 - 1
Liverpool -1 6 £447 - 1
Manchester -5 5 £500 -
Hampshire +7 3 £441 -1.94%
South East -18 3 £441 -1.94% 1
London -22 3 £450 +13.92% 2
North Yorkshire +10 2 - - 1
Glasgow +9 2 - -
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 2
Aldershot +1 2 £400 -11.11%
Scotland -7 2 - -
Warwickshire -1 1 - -
South West -1 1 £425 -29.16% 1
West Midlands -13 1 - -
Street - 1 £425 -
Hook - 1 £483 -
Somerset - 1 £425 -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 66 (82.50%) Oracle
2 61 (76.25%) SOA
3 44 (55.00%) Oracle Database
4 34 (42.50%) WebLogic
5 33 (41.25%) XML
5 33 (41.25%) Middleware
6 31 (38.75%) Java
7 29 (36.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 28 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (35.00%) Web Services
9 26 (32.50%) Oracle Service Bus
10 25 (31.25%) SOAP
10 25 (31.25%) XSD
11 24 (30.00%) WSDL
12 23 (28.75%) Oracle BPM
13 22 (27.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
14 20 (25.00%) SQL
15 17 (21.25%) Oracle ADF
15 17 (21.25%) WebCenter
16 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 16 (20.00%) BPMN
16 16 (20.00%) JDeveloper
16 16 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
17 14 (17.50%) XPath
18 13 (16.25%) ETL
18 13 (16.25%) XSLT
18 13 (16.25%) Oracle EBS
19 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL

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 34 (42.50%) WebLogic
2 28 (35.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (32.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle BPEL
6 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.75%) NetWeaver
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.50%) JCAPS
8 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (1.25%) Apache
9 1 (1.25%) JBoss
9 1 (1.25%) Mule
9 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (16.25%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 5 (6.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (3.75%) SAP ERP
7 2 (2.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) FTP
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.00%) Oracle Database
2 29 (36.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (27.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (10.00%) PowerCenter
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.75%) DB2
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.75%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) OLTP
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.25%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 5 (6.25%) PeopleTools
3 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.25%) JMeter
6 1 (1.25%) Log4j
6 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (31.25%) SOA Developer
4 23 (28.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 18 (22.50%) Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 8 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Oracle SOA Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Architect
10 5 (6.25%) Designer
10 5 (6.25%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.25%) WebCenter Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
11 4 (5.00%) SOA Designer
11 4 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (5.00%) webMethods Consultant
12 3 (3.75%) Administrator
12 3 (3.75%) DBA
12 3 (3.75%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.25%) Middleware
1 33 (41.25%) XML
2 28 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 28 (35.00%) Web Services
3 25 (31.25%) SOAP
3 25 (31.25%) XSD
4 24 (30.00%) WSDL
5 17 (21.25%) Oracle ADF
5 17 (21.25%) WebCenter
6 13 (16.25%) XSLT
7 9 (11.25%) J2EE
8 8 (10.00%) JMX
8 8 (10.00%) REST
9 7 (8.75%) JMS
10 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.00%) JSF
10 4 (5.00%) RESTful
11 3 (3.75%) BAPI
11 3 (3.75%) SAP Fiori
11 3 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) User Experience
2 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.50%) DataPower
2 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.25%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.25%) Replication
3 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.25%) W3C
3 1 (1.25%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Linux
1 2 (2.50%) Unix
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (76.25%) SOA
2 16 (20.00%) BPMN
2 16 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 13 (16.25%) ETL
4 12 (15.00%) Data Management
5 11 (13.75%) Case Management
6 10 (12.50%) Workflow
7 9 (11.25%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.00%) ERP
9 6 (7.50%) B2B
9 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.25%) CRM
10 5 (6.25%) E-business
10 5 (6.25%) Functional Testing
10 5 (6.25%) System Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Time Management
10 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) XPath
4 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.25%) XQuery
6 5 (6.25%) PeopleCode
6 5 (6.25%) SQR
7 3 (3.75%) ABAP
7 3 (3.75%) C
7 3 (3.75%) C#
8 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) Jython
8 2 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 66 (82.50%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) Informatica
3 7 (8.75%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (6.25%) IBM
5 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 4 (5.00%) webMethods
6 2 (2.50%) Endeca
6 2 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
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