The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 121 120 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing EAI 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate £500 £470 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EAI
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2014 1984 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 73.40% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1008 1038
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 43 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £123.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing EAI 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 EAI.

1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Java EE
2 11 (84.62%) REST
3 10 (76.92%) Identity Management
3 10 (76.92%) HTTP
3 10 (76.92%) Kerberos
3 10 (76.92%) SOAP
4 9 (69.23%) OAuth2
4 9 (69.23%) OpenID
5 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) R
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) Middleware
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
8 1 (7.69%) PaaS
8 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.69%) Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) MOM
8 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
8 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing EAI 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 EAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) HTTP
1 10 (76.92%) Kerberos
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SOA Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) EAI Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SOA Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Java EE
1 11 (84.62%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) SOAP
3 9 (69.23%) OAuth2
3 9 (69.23%) OpenID
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 10 (76.92%) Identity Management
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) R
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) TIBCO