Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for BPEL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BPEL over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 370 324 378
Rank change year-on-year -46 +54 -24
Contract jobs citing BPEL 9 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.23% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.28% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 6
South East median daily rate £500 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £436 £475 £484
90th Percentile £535 £615 £631
England median daily rate £500 £538 £475
% change year-on-year -6.98% +13.16% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £59.50 - £45.00

BPEL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,740 12,542 14,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.21% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,529 8,781
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 503 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.49 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

BPEL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing BPEL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for BPEL in the South East

BPEL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BPEL in the South East

BPEL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BPEL in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BPEL in the South East

BPEL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BPEL in the South East

BPEL
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BPEL within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -43 8 £500 -9.09%
Oxfordshire -36 5 £500 -9.09%
Berkshire -15 3 £450 -10.00%
Hampshire - 1 - -
BPEL
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for BPEL.

1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (44.44%) Personalization
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) JDeveloper
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (44.44%) Workflow
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) XMLSpy
5 3 (33.33%) XSD
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy

BPEL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JDeveloper
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) XMLSpy
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Designer
4 3 (33.33%) SOA Designer
5 2 (22.22%) BPM Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 2 (22.22%) SOA Solution Designer
5 2 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (11.11%) Architect
6 1 (11.11%) BPM Designer
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
6 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Robotics
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Personalization
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
4 3 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) BPMN
6 1 (11.11%) Cognitive Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com