The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 50 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EAI 7 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% - 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate £550 - £432
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
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 425 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.14% 70.25% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 245
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

EAI
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EAI across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

EAI Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SOA
2 9 (81.82%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) EDI
3 8 (72.73%) ERP
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) VB
3 8 (72.73%) CRM
3 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
3 8 (72.73%) DTS
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (72.73%) XPath
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (72.73%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) Analytics
4 7 (63.64%) Software Architecture
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Workflow
8 2 (18.18%) webMethods
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) DTS
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Applications Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) EDI
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) REST
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) EDIFACT
5 1 (9.09%) AppFabric
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SOA
2 8 (72.73%) CRM
2 8 (72.73%) ERP
3 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 7 (63.64%) Software Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Process Management
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) BPR
8 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 1 (9.09%) UML
8 1 (9.09%) Use Case
8 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) VB
1 8 (72.73%) XPath
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) webMethods
2 1 (9.09%) SAP