The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle BPEL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle BPEL over the 3 months to 27 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.

Oracle BPEL Process Manager
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 651 633
Contract jobs citing Oracle BPEL 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.031% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle BPEL is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7806 9763 9839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.08% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 6503 6153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 242 324
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Oracle BPEL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle BPEL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle BPEL in the UK

Oracle BPEL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle BPEL in the UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle BPEL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle BPEL.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Oracle BPEL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle