The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 136 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing BPEL 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BPEL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2342 2011 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.09% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1199 934
Average daily rate £400 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 100 96
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BPEL across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BPEL across the West Midlands region.

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire -2 1 - -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 BPEL.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) WebCenter
2 16 (88.89%) Oracle BPM
3 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
4 13 (72.22%) Oracle ADF
4 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
4 13 (72.22%) JDeveloper
5 12 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (61.11%) Data Quality
6 11 (61.11%) Case Management
6 11 (61.11%) Informatica
6 11 (61.11%) ETL
6 11 (61.11%) Data Management
6 11 (61.11%) BPMN
6 11 (61.11%) Middleware
7 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (44.44%) XPath
8 8 (44.44%) JMX
8 8 (44.44%) WSDL
8 8 (44.44%) PowerCenter
8 8 (44.44%) XQuery
8 8 (44.44%) Web Services
8 8 (44.44%) XSD
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (27.78%) Workflow
10 5 (27.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 BPEL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (72.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (5.56%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (44.44%) PowerCenter
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 9 (50.00%) SOA Developer
3 5 (27.78%) WebCenter Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Middleware Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Portal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) ETL Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) SOA Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) WebCenter Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) WebCenter
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle ADF
3 12 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (61.11%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) JMX
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) WSDL
5 8 (44.44%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
2 11 (61.11%) BPMN
2 11 (61.11%) Case Management
2 11 (61.11%) Data Management
2 11 (61.11%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 3 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) XPath
2 8 (44.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Informatica
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP