The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 484 495 461
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Contract jobs citing EAI 97 90 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.25% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 46
Average daily rate £488 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.72% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EAI
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 42 £475 +18.75% 9
West Midlands -8 17 £500 -0.99%
South West +13 16 £425 -5.55% 1
South East -1 13 £463 -2.63% 1
East of England -3 7 £550 +4.76%
North West -10 2 - -
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EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 88 (47.31%) SOA
2 79 (42.47%) Java
2 79 (42.47%) Oracle
3 65 (34.95%) Web Services
4 59 (31.72%) XML
5 56 (30.11%) REST
6 48 (25.81%) Middleware
7 45 (24.19%) HTML
7 45 (24.19%) Siebel
8 43 (23.12%) SOAP
9 42 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (20.43%) Finance
11 33 (17.74%) ETL
12 32 (17.20%) JavaScript
12 32 (17.20%) CRM
13 31 (16.67%) .NET
13 31 (16.67%) JSON
14 30 (16.13%) UML
15 29 (15.59%) HTTP
16 28 (15.05%) J2EE
17 27 (14.52%) SQL Server
18 26 (13.98%) jQuery
18 26 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
19 25 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (13.44%) HTML5
20 24 (12.90%) SQL
20 24 (12.90%) OO
21 22 (11.83%) Data Modelling
21 22 (11.83%) Ajax
22 21 (11.29%) Data Management

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (6.99%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 12 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.91%) JBoss
3 11 (5.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.84%) Sonic ESB
5 8 (4.30%) Apache
5 8 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (3.76%) MQSeries
6 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.23%) MQSI
8 5 (2.69%) Mule
8 5 (2.69%) PowerExchange
8 5 (2.69%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 5 (2.69%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.61%) IIS
9 3 (1.61%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (2.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.76%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.23%) PaaS
2 5 (2.69%) SaaS
3 3 (1.61%) Office 365
4 2 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.59%) HTTP
2 10 (5.38%) Kerberos
3 7 (3.76%) HTTPS
4 6 (3.23%) FTP
5 5 (2.69%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (2.15%) Firewall
7 3 (1.61%) Extranet
7 3 (1.61%) Internet
7 3 (1.61%) Intranet
8 2 (1.08%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.75%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (8.06%) Oracle Database
6 13 (6.99%) Data Mining
6 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (6.45%) Big Data
8 11 (5.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (4.30%) DTS
9 8 (4.30%) OLTP
10 6 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (3.23%) SAP HANA
10 6 (3.23%) Siebel EIM
11 5 (2.69%) DataStage
11 5 (2.69%) DB2
11 5 (2.69%) PowerCenter
12 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.30%) ERwin
1 8 (4.30%) Toad
2 7 (3.76%) XMLSpy
3 4 (2.15%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.15%) JUnit
4 3 (1.61%) Subversion
5 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.08%) JIRA
5 2 (1.08%) jMock
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.08%) Rational Rose
5 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.08%) VisualAge
5 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.54%) Ant
6 1 (0.54%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.54%) VTune
General
1 38 (20.43%) Finance
2 17 (9.14%) Financial Institution
3 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.76%) Banking
5 6 (3.23%) Billing
6 5 (2.69%) Publishing
6 5 (2.69%) Retail
7 3 (1.61%) Automotive
7 3 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.61%) Legal
7 3 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 73 (39.25%) Architect
2 69 (37.10%) Developer
3 33 (17.74%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (11.29%) Siebel Developer
5 18 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.53%) Analyst
6 14 (7.53%) Consultant
7 12 (6.45%) Digital Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Integration Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Integration Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Applications Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Data Modeller
9 8 (4.30%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Build Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) Web Architect
11 6 (3.23%) SAP Architect
11 6 (3.23%) Siebel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.95%) Web Services
2 59 (31.72%) XML
3 56 (30.11%) REST
4 48 (25.81%) Middleware
5 45 (24.19%) HTML
6 43 (23.12%) SOAP
7 31 (16.67%) .NET
7 31 (16.67%) JSON
8 28 (15.05%) J2EE
9 26 (13.98%) jQuery
10 25 (13.44%) HTML5
11 22 (11.83%) Ajax
12 20 (10.75%) CSS
13 19 (10.22%) AngularJS
14 18 (9.68%) Java EE
14 18 (9.68%) RequireJS
15 17 (9.14%) JMS
15 17 (9.14%) Spring
16 15 (8.06%) EJB
17 12 (6.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.60%) Management Information System
4 15 (8.06%) Clustering
5 14 (7.53%) Data Integration
6 13 (6.99%) Computer Science
6 13 (6.99%) Hedge funds
7 9 (4.84%) Mainframe
8 6 (3.23%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.69%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.61%) Informatics
11 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.08%) VSAM
12 1 (0.54%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.54%) Social Media
12 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.68%) Linux
2 10 (5.38%) Solaris
3 9 (4.84%) Unix
3 9 (4.84%) Windows
4 7 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (47.31%) SOA
2 42 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.74%) ETL
4 32 (17.20%) CRM
5 30 (16.13%) UML
6 24 (12.90%) OO
7 22 (11.83%) Data Modelling
8 21 (11.29%) Data Management
9 20 (10.75%) Migration
10 18 (9.68%) Analytics
11 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (9.14%) Change Control
11 17 (9.14%) Project Management
11 17 (9.14%) SDLC
11 17 (9.14%) Technical Analysis
12 16 (8.60%) Data Architecture
13 14 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (6.99%) TDD
15 12 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.47%) Java
2 32 (17.20%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.90%) SQL
4 12 (6.45%) XPath
5 8 (4.30%) C#
5 8 (4.30%) VB
6 5 (2.69%) COBOL
7 4 (2.15%) C
7 4 (2.15%) R
8 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.08%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.08%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.75%) Degree
2 19 (10.22%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) IIBA
4 1 (0.54%) MCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MCSD
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) QA
2 6 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) HL7
3 2 (1.08%) SEPA
4 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) MOM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 79 (42.47%) Oracle
2 45 (24.19%) Siebel
3 20 (10.75%) IBM
4 14 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.91%) TIBCO
6 10 (5.38%) Pega
7 9 (4.84%) VMware
8 8 (4.30%) SAP
8 8 (4.30%) webMethods
8 8 (4.30%) WSO2
9 5 (2.69%) Informatica
9 5 (2.69%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.61%) Adobe
10 3 (1.61%) GoldenSource
10 3 (1.61%) Tumbleweed
11 2 (1.08%) Ariba
11 2 (1.08%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.08%) HP
11 2 (1.08%) Murex
11 2 (1.08%) Teradata
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Ampersand Consulting
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