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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 124 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BPEL 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.078% - 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£494 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
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
1901 1683 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.40% 72.86% 70.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 882 555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £497 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 110 77
Average hourly rate £28.69 £34.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% -10.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BPEL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

BPEL Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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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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
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
Warwickshire - 1 £438 -
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) Middleware
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) XSL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) JDBC
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle BPEL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
3 2 (25.00%) XSL
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) B2B
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP