The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for BPEL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPEL over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Process Execution Language (BPEL)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BPEL 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% - 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £560 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +24.44% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BPEL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1124 1474 1169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.72% 82.53% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 3398 2373
Median daily rate £400 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 63 64
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £40.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

BPEL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing BPEL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for BPEL in Manchester

BPEL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BPEL in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for BPEL in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BPEL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for BPEL.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring

BPEL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Director
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle