The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle BPEL over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle BPEL Process Manager
Rank 658 635 605
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.030% 0.070% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £525 £438 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £505 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £308
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +42.27%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9837 9994 9435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.54% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6506 6276 5543
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 312 390
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £41.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

Oracle BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle BPEL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL within the UK.

Oracle BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPEL within the UK.

Oracle BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle BPEL
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -9 2 £525 +20.00%
Warwickshire -4 1 £500 +14.28%
London -6 1 £550 +83.33%
West Midlands -29 1 £500 +1.26%
Warwick - 1 £500 -

Oracle BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) BPEL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) EJB
6 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 1 (16.67%) B2B
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) JSF
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) JCAPS

Oracle 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) BPEL
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle