The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle BPEL Process Manager
Rank 619 589 581
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.047% 0.050% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
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£300 £320 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -34.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £308 £413
% change year-on-year
+42.27% -25.45%
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 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
10600 10040 8909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.07% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6770 5906 5074
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 406 422
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Oracle BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPEL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle BPEL within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 5 £300 -6.25%
London +10 4 £300 -11.11%
Sheffield - 1 £438 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £438 -
Yorkshire - 1 £438 -

Oracle BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) BPEL
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Middleware
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (64.29%) SOA
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Java EE
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) JDBC
9 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
9 2 (14.29%) EJB
9 2 (14.29%) WSDL
9 2 (14.29%) B2B
9 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) Process Management
9 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (14.29%) MySQL
9 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (14.29%) .NET

Oracle BPEL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle 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 Oracle BPEL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Support Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Middleware
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) JDBC
4 2 (14.29%) EJB
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSD
4 2 (14.29%) XSL
4 2 (14.29%) WSDL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
4 2 (14.29%) JSF
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) BPEL
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle