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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 570 592 590
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing BPEL 44 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 32
Median daily rate £550 £475 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +29.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £384
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +23.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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
40909 44671 43502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.22% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27247 28978 28332
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1330 1204
Median hourly rate £29.25 £30.15 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 18 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 10 December 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 +5 43 £550 +15.78% 6
South East +35 26 £550 -8.33% 3
Oxfordshire - 25 £550 - 3
Oxford - 18 £600 - 2
West Midlands -20 7 £315 -25.88%
Warwick +4 6 £315 -
Warwickshire +2 6 £315 -
London -10 4 £400 -15.78% 1
South West +6 3 £475 -5.00%
Manchester -1 3 £515 -
North West -7 3 £515 +21.82%
Swindon +10 2 - -
Wiltshire 0 2 - -
Stockport - 2 £515 -
City of London -12 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £550 -
Berkshire - 1 - -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 62 (65.96%) Oracle
2 44 (46.81%) Java
3 41 (43.62%) SOA
4 40 (42.55%) SQL
5 37 (39.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 33 (35.11%) Oracle EBS
6 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (31.91%) Spring
8 29 (30.85%) Migration
9 28 (29.79%) Oracle Service Bus
10 27 (28.72%) BPMN
11 26 (27.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 26 (27.66%) WebSphere
11 26 (27.66%) Oracle Database
12 25 (26.60%) Java EE
12 25 (26.60%) JUnit
13 23 (24.47%) WebSphere Process Server
14 22 (23.40%) XML
14 22 (23.40%) Middleware
15 20 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (19.15%) Scrum
16 18 (19.15%) WebLogic
16 18 (19.15%) Jenkins
17 17 (18.09%) DevOps
17 17 (18.09%) Oracle EBS R12
17 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
17 17 (18.09%) Maven
17 17 (18.09%) PL/SQL
17 17 (18.09%) SOAP

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 (39.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (29.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 26 (27.66%) WebSphere
4 23 (24.47%) WebSphere Process Server
5 18 (19.15%) WebLogic
6 17 (18.09%) JBoss
7 13 (13.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (8.51%) Alfresco
9 7 (7.45%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (6.38%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (3.19%) Drupal
11 3 (3.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (1.06%) CMS
12 1 (1.06%) Confluence
12 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
12 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 33 (35.11%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (18.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (2.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.13%) FTP
2 2 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 20 (21.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.38%) SQLPlus
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.06%) DB2
8 1 (1.06%) Essbase
8 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) JUnit
2 18 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 17 (18.09%) Maven
4 15 (15.96%) Cucumber
4 15 (15.96%) Mockito
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (4.26%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.13%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.06%) Ant
9 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.06%) JIRA
9 1 (1.06%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.06%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.06%) Selenium
9 1 (1.06%) Subversion
9 1 (1.06%) VisualVM
General
1 14 (14.89%) Publishing
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Developer
2 28 (29.79%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (24.47%) SOA Developer
4 22 (23.40%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 19 (20.21%) Architect
6 15 (15.96%) Java Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Oracle Architect
8 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Java Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Technical Architect
11 6 (6.38%) Applications Architect
12 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
13 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
13 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (4.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) Spring
2 26 (27.66%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (26.60%) Java EE
4 22 (23.40%) Middleware
4 22 (23.40%) XML
5 17 (18.09%) SOAP
5 17 (18.09%) Web Services
6 14 (14.89%) WSDL
7 13 (13.83%) HTML
8 11 (11.70%) CSS
8 11 (11.70%) JMS
9 10 (10.64%) XSD
10 9 (9.57%) UDDI
11 8 (8.51%) J2EE
12 6 (6.38%) jQuery
13 5 (5.32%) HTML5
13 5 (5.32%) WebCenter
14 4 (4.26%) .NET
15 3 (3.19%) JDBC
15 3 (3.19%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) Statistics
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Linux
2 6 (6.38%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.62%) SOA
2 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (30.85%) Migration
4 27 (28.72%) BPMN
5 18 (19.15%) Scrum
6 17 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.09%) DevOps
6 17 (18.09%) TDD
7 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (15.96%) Pair Programming
7 15 (15.96%) Unit Testing
8 14 (14.89%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 11 (11.70%) B2B
9 11 (11.70%) ITIL
9 11 (11.70%) Workflow
10 9 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.38%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) Java
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 17 (18.09%) PL/SQL
4 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) ABAP
5 1 (1.06%) Jython
5 1 (1.06%) Korn
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) XPath
5 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) Siebel Certification
4 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 62 (65.96%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) Siebel
3 4 (4.26%) IBM
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.06%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.06%) Remedy
5 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.06%) Teradata
5 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
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