The first table below looks at the demand for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 454 477 489
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Contract jobs citing EAI 103 45 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 19 45
Average daily rate £442 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £444 £475
% change year-on-year
-1.97% -6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37929 31517 38922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 72.98% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23931 19262 22641
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1113 994 1339
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.55 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
EAI
UK

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in England

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in England

EAI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EAI across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

EAI Daily Rate Histogram in England

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in England

EAI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -29 28 £450 -6.49% 11
East of England -14 20 £400 -15.78% 1
South East -12 16 £450 +1.40% 8
Yorkshire - 10 £450 - 1
East Midlands -13 3 - -
South West -24 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 5
EAI
UK

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 87 (46.77%) Oracle
2 79 (42.47%) SOA
3 72 (38.71%) Data Modelling
4 69 (37.10%) SQL
5 60 (32.26%) XML
6 48 (25.81%) ETL
7 47 (25.27%) UML
8 42 (22.58%) Oracle Database
9 41 (22.04%) J2EE
10 40 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (20.97%) Web Services
12 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
13 35 (18.82%) Java
13 35 (18.82%) Relational Database
14 31 (16.67%) Middleware
15 30 (16.13%) Migration
16 29 (15.59%) Data Analysis
17 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
17 28 (15.05%) Siebel
18 26 (13.98%) CRM
18 26 (13.98%) XSD
19 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
21 21 (11.29%) SOAP
22 20 (10.75%) MySQL
22 20 (10.75%) RDBMS
22 20 (10.75%) GIS
23 19 (10.22%) Workflow
23 19 (10.22%) .NET
24 18 (9.68%) JMS

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 12 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (5.91%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (4.84%) IIS
4 8 (4.30%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.76%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.69%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (1.61%) Sonic ESB
7 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.61%) Gentran
8 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.08%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.54%) Drupal
9 1 (0.54%) Mule
9 1 (0.54%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.38%) Casewise Modeler
3 8 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.30%) MS Office
4 3 (1.61%) InfoPath
5 2 (1.08%) MS Project
6 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.69%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.61%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (1.08%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.91%) SaaS
1 11 (5.91%) PaaS
2 5 (2.69%) IaaS
2 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.45%) LDAP
2 7 (3.76%) DDNS
3 6 (3.23%) Internet
4 5 (2.69%) FTP
4 5 (2.69%) HTTP
5 4 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.15%) DMZ
6 3 (1.61%) Intranet
6 3 (1.61%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.61%) IPv4
6 3 (1.61%) IPv6
6 3 (1.61%) Firewall
7 1 (0.54%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (22.58%) Oracle Database
2 40 (21.51%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
4 35 (18.82%) Relational Database
5 20 (10.75%) RDBMS
5 20 (10.75%) MySQL
6 15 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (6.45%) Siebel EIM
8 8 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.15%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.61%) DB2
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.84%) PowerDesigner
2 7 (3.76%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.69%) JIRA
3 5 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.69%) Bugzilla
3 5 (2.69%) Log4j
3 5 (2.69%) NUnit
4 2 (1.08%) Ant
4 2 (1.08%) JUnit
4 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.54%) ERwin
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 12 (6.45%) Finance
2 7 (3.76%) Automotive
2 7 (3.76%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.69%) Retail
4 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.61%) Publishing
6 2 (1.08%) French Language
7 1 (0.54%) German Language
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Front Office
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (41.40%) Architect
2 47 (25.27%) Solutions Architect
3 40 (21.51%) Analyst
4 32 (17.20%) Data Analyst
5 25 (13.44%) Developer
6 15 (8.06%) Consultant
7 10 (5.38%) Administrator
7 10 (5.38%) Siebel Architect
8 9 (4.84%) BizTalk Developer
9 8 (4.30%) SOA Architect
9 8 (4.30%) EAI Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Integration Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Siebel Administrator
10 7 (3.76%) Senior BizTalk Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Database Manager
11 6 (3.23%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (32.26%) XML
2 41 (22.04%) J2EE
3 39 (20.97%) Web Services
4 31 (16.67%) Middleware
5 26 (13.98%) XSD
6 21 (11.29%) SOAP
7 19 (10.22%) .NET
8 18 (9.68%) JMS
9 15 (8.06%) XML Schema
10 12 (6.45%) XSLT
11 11 (5.91%) HTML
12 9 (4.84%) Spring
12 9 (4.84%) WCF
13 8 (4.30%) RESTful
14 7 (3.76%) OSGi
15 6 (3.23%) EDI
15 6 (3.23%) Java EE
15 6 (3.23%) JSON
15 6 (3.23%) CSS
16 5 (2.69%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.83%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (10.75%) GIS
3 15 (8.06%) Data Integration
4 14 (7.53%) Mobile Computing
5 9 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.30%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.30%) Clustering
7 6 (3.23%) Telematics
8 2 (1.08%) Open Source
8 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.08%) Mashup
8 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.54%) Statistics
9 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.54%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.54%) CMDB
9 1 (0.54%) Social Network
9 1 (0.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.06%) Windows
2 13 (6.99%) Linux
3 8 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.76%) UNIX
4 7 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.54%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.47%) SOA
2 72 (38.71%) Data Modelling
3 48 (25.81%) ETL
4 47 (25.27%) UML
5 30 (16.13%) Migration
6 29 (15.59%) Data Analysis
7 26 (13.98%) CRM
8 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (10.22%) Workflow
10 17 (9.14%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (8.06%) Data Migration
12 14 (7.53%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.99%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (6.45%) Project Management
14 12 (6.45%) OO
15 11 (5.91%) E-Commerce
15 11 (5.91%) Configuration Management
15 11 (5.91%) ERD
16 10 (5.38%) SSADM
16 10 (5.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.10%) SQL
2 35 (18.82%) Java
3 11 (5.91%) PL/SQL
4 10 (5.38%) C#
5 7 (3.76%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.69%) C++
6 5 (2.69%) XPath
7 4 (2.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.61%) VB
8 3 (1.61%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.08%) sed
9 2 (1.08%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.08%) AWK
9 2 (1.08%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (8.06%) Degree
2 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
1 10 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.38%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.08%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 87 (46.77%) Oracle
2 28 (15.05%) Siebel
2 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.60%) IBM
4 12 (6.45%) TIBCO
5 10 (5.38%) SAP
5 10 (5.38%) Casewise
6 9 (4.84%) Business Objects
7 6 (3.23%) WSO2
8 4 (2.15%) webMethods
8 4 (2.15%) VMware
9 3 (1.61%) Sun
10 2 (1.08%) Teradata
10 2 (1.08%) Adobe
10 2 (1.08%) Informatica
11 1 (0.54%) Unica
11 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.54%) JBoss
11 1 (0.54%) Cognos
11 1 (0.54%) KANA
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