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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
UK
Rank 555 567 538
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Contract jobs citing BPEL 45 51 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 30
Median daily rate £550 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%

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
36851 41553 39200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.17% 81.71% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24406 26875 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1218 1044
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +20 45 £550 +15.78% 2
South East +52 32 £550 -0.45% 1
Oxfordshire - 30 £550 - 1
Oxford - 23 £600 - 1
London +1 7 £525 +10.52% 1
West Midlands -16 3 - -
South West +10 2 - -
Wiltshire +3 2 - -
Swindon +3 2 - -
Warwick +1 2 - -
Warwickshire -3 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
North West +9 1 £338 -20.58%
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Cheshire - 1 £338 -
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Kidlington - 1 £550 -

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 50 (58.14%) Java
2 49 (56.98%) Oracle
3 40 (46.51%) SQL
4 39 (45.35%) SOA
5 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.19%) Spring
6 35 (40.70%) BPMN
6 35 (40.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 32 (37.21%) WebSphere
7 32 (37.21%) Java EE
8 30 (34.88%) Migration
8 30 (34.88%) JUnit
9 28 (32.56%) WebSphere Process Server
10 24 (27.91%) JBoss
10 24 (27.91%) Oracle Database
11 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (26.74%) Oracle Fusion
11 23 (26.74%) WebLogic
11 23 (26.74%) TDD
12 22 (25.58%) Jenkins
13 21 (24.42%) DevOps
13 21 (24.42%) Scrum
14 20 (23.26%) SOAP
14 20 (23.26%) XML
14 20 (23.26%) Middleware
14 20 (23.26%) Oracle Service Bus
14 20 (23.26%) Maven
15 18 (20.93%) Cucumber
15 18 (20.93%) GitHub
15 18 (20.93%) Mockito

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 35 (40.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 32 (37.21%) WebSphere
3 28 (32.56%) WebSphere Process Server
4 24 (27.91%) JBoss
5 23 (26.74%) WebLogic
6 20 (23.26%) Oracle Service Bus
7 18 (20.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (12.79%) Alfresco
9 10 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (6.98%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (3.49%) Drupal
11 3 (3.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (2.33%) Apache
12 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
12 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Integration
12 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (1.16%) Confluence
13 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
13 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.93%) GitHub
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) FTP
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.98%) SQLPlus
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (3.49%) DB2
7 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.16%) Essbase
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (34.88%) JUnit
2 22 (25.58%) Jenkins
3 20 (23.26%) Maven
4 18 (20.93%) Cucumber
4 18 (20.93%) Mockito
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (5.81%) JDeveloper
6 5 (5.81%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.33%) JIRA
10 1 (1.16%) Ant
10 1 (1.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.16%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.16%) LoadUI
10 1 (1.16%) Selenium
10 1 (1.16%) Subversion
10 1 (1.16%) VisualVM
General
1 18 (20.93%) Publishing
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (69.77%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 19 (22.09%) SOA Developer
5 18 (20.93%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Architect
6 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Java Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (12.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Architect
9 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.65%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (44.19%) Spring
2 32 (37.21%) Java EE
3 23 (26.74%) Oracle Fusion
4 20 (23.26%) Middleware
4 20 (23.26%) SOAP
4 20 (23.26%) XML
5 18 (20.93%) Web Services
6 15 (17.44%) WSDL
7 11 (12.79%) XSD
8 10 (11.63%) HTML
8 10 (11.63%) J2EE
9 8 (9.30%) CSS
9 8 (9.30%) UDDI
10 7 (8.14%) JMS
10 7 (8.14%) WebCenter
11 5 (5.81%) REST
12 4 (4.65%) JSON
12 4 (4.65%) JSP
12 4 (4.65%) Servlets
12 4 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.33%) Clustering
2 2 (2.33%) DataPower
2 2 (2.33%) Derivative
2 2 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Statistics
3 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Linux
1 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) SOA
2 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (40.70%) BPMN
4 30 (34.88%) Migration
5 23 (26.74%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (26.74%) TDD
6 21 (24.42%) DevOps
6 21 (24.42%) Scrum
7 18 (20.93%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 18 (20.93%) Pair Programming
7 18 (20.93%) Unit Testing
8 14 (16.28%) Workflow
9 12 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.98%) Front End Development
12 6 (6.98%) ITIL
12 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.98%) Service Management
13 5 (5.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) Java
2 40 (46.51%) SQL
3 14 (16.28%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.16%) ABAP
6 1 (1.16%) Jython
6 1 (1.16%) Korn
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) XPath
6 1 (1.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 49 (56.98%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) IBM
3 2 (2.33%) Google
3 2 (2.33%) Kony
3 2 (2.33%) Sybase
3 2 (2.33%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.16%) Arqiva
4 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.16%) Remedy
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Siebel
4 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.16%) Teradata
4 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago