The table below looks at the statistics for BPEL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
Rank 118 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing BPEL 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£413 £483 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% -10.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2001 1697 1803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.71% 75.73% 73.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1021 902
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 50 64
Average hourly rate £16.34 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

BPEL
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

BPEL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BPEL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BPEL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BPEL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BPEL across the Yorkshire region.

BPEL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +2 6 £413 -23.61%
BPEL
England

BPEL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (71.43%) Middleware
5 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 10 (71.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (64.29%) Hudson
6 9 (64.29%) UNIX
6 9 (64.29%) MS Office
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
6 9 (64.29%) Perforce
7 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
8 7 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (35.71%) Change Management
9 5 (35.71%) SOA
9 5 (35.71%) Java
10 4 (28.57%) XML
10 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
11 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (21.43%) Release Management
11 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (21.43%) ITIL
11 3 (21.43%) UML
11 3 (21.43%) .NET
12 2 (14.29%) Finance
13 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
13 1 (7.14%) Scrum
13 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

BPEL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (71.43%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Hudson
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Software Configuration Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Software Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Designer
3 5 (35.71%) SOA Designer
4 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) SOA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Middleware
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) J2ME
5 1 (7.14%) J2SE
5 1 (7.14%) Java ME
5 1 (7.14%) Java SE
5 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 8 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Perforce
4 1 (7.14%) IBM