The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 87 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing EAI 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.099% 0.099% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £405
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +23.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EAI
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
861 841 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.42% 83.43% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 533 322
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 30
Median hourly rate £26.75 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing EAI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

EAI
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EAI 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for EAI.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 SOA Suite
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle