Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 389 378
Rank change year-on-year +75 -11 -18
Contract jobs citing BPEL 35 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.048% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 17
South East median daily rate £580 £479 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.15% +6.39% +35.85%
England median daily rate £540 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +14.89% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 13265 15238 15729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.58% 81.96% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 9347 9070
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 533 556
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +8.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.00 £12.04
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.20 £46.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 +38 34 £580 +16.00%
Oxfordshire - 32 £580 -
Berkshire +36 2 £488 -2.50%
Surrey - 1 £400 -
BPEL
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for BPEL.

1 31 (88.57%) Java
1 31 (88.57%) BPMN
2 30 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) TDD
2 30 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 30 (85.71%) Spring
2 30 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 30 (85.71%) Java EE
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
2 30 (85.71%) JUnit
2 30 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 30 (85.71%) JBoss
2 30 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 30 (85.71%) GitHub
3 29 (82.86%) DevOps
3 29 (82.86%) Scrum
3 29 (82.86%) Maven
3 29 (82.86%) Mockito
3 29 (82.86%) Unit Testing
3 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (74.29%) WebSphere Process Server
4 26 (74.29%) Migration
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (17.14%) Selenium
6 6 (17.14%) SOAP
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) JMS
7 5 (14.29%) Process Management
7 5 (14.29%) RESTful

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 30 (85.71%) JBoss
1 30 (85.71%) WebSphere
1 30 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 26 (74.29%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (85.71%) GitHub
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 30 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 30 (85.71%) JUnit
2 29 (82.86%) Maven
2 29 (82.86%) Mockito
3 6 (17.14%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.86%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) SQL Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Process Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) Java EE
1 30 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (17.14%) SOAP
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 5 (14.29%) JMS
3 5 (14.29%) RESTful
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) Ajax
4 4 (11.43%) EJB
4 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) WSDL
5 1 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) XSD
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) BPMN
2 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 30 (85.71%) TDD
3 29 (82.86%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (82.86%) DevOps
3 29 (82.86%) Scrum
3 29 (82.86%) Unit Testing
4 26 (74.29%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Process Management
6 4 (11.43%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle