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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 511 459 486
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +27
Contract jobs citing EAI 76 110 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 39
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.55% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £351 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £628 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £445 £419
% change year-on-year
+15.16% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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
40242 37742 35090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 23738 21765
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1093 1019
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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 -19 34 £474 +16.76% 6
East of England -4 8 - -
West Midlands +5 7 £575 +35.29% 4
Yorkshire -24 6 £400 -8.04%
North West -32 6 £550 +22.22% 3
South East -41 5 £413 -17.33% 3
South West - 5 £409 - 2
East Midlands -5 3 £569 +51.66% 1
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EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 105 (62.13%) SOA
2 71 (42.01%) Middleware
3 59 (34.91%) Java
4 52 (30.77%) Web Services
5 51 (30.18%) SOAP
6 50 (29.59%) IBM
7 45 (26.63%) Oracle
8 42 (24.85%) REST
9 41 (24.26%) XML
10 39 (23.08%) WebSphere
11 33 (19.53%) J2EE
12 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (17.75%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (17.16%) Finance
14 29 (17.16%) Microsoft
15 27 (15.98%) SQL Server
16 26 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
17 25 (14.79%) CRM
18 23 (13.61%) SQL
18 23 (13.61%) SAP
18 23 (13.61%) ETL
18 23 (13.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
19 22 (13.02%) UML
19 22 (13.02%) Relational Database
20 21 (12.43%) .NET
20 21 (12.43%) Spring
21 20 (11.83%) TIBCO
22 19 (11.24%) E-Commerce
23 18 (10.65%) ERP
23 18 (10.65%) MVC

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 39 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.28%) Apache
3 11 (6.51%) MQSeries
4 9 (5.33%) JBoss
5 8 (4.73%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (4.14%) AquaLogic
6 7 (4.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.96%) Documentum
7 5 (2.96%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.37%) WebLogic Integration
8 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Process Server
8 4 (2.37%) IIS
9 3 (1.78%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.78%) Mule
9 3 (1.78%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.78%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.78%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (8.88%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (4.73%) SAP CRM
3 7 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (4.14%) GoldMine
4 3 (1.78%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.59%) Cordys
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) PaaS
2 3 (1.78%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) GitHub
3 1 (0.59%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) Internet
2 4 (2.37%) Extranet
2 4 (2.37%) HTTP
3 3 (1.78%) LDAP
3 3 (1.78%) DNS
3 3 (1.78%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) X.500
4 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.59%) FTP
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.02%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.28%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.73%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.96%) Data Mining
7 5 (2.96%) MySQL
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.37%) Siebel EIM
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.18%) MarkLogic
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.59%) OLTP
10 1 (0.59%) DB2
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 10 (5.92%) Lombardi
3 8 (4.73%) Subversion
4 6 (3.55%) Maven
4 6 (3.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.37%) Ant
5 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.37%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.37%) Hudson
6 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.78%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.18%) VisualAge
7 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (1.18%) JUnit
7 2 (1.18%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.59%) ERwin
8 1 (0.59%) JMeter
8 1 (0.59%) Toad
8 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (17.16%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Retail
3 13 (7.69%) Banking
4 7 (4.14%) Marketing
5 4 (2.37%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.78%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (44.97%) Architect
2 55 (32.54%) Developer
3 37 (21.89%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (10.65%) Integration Architect
5 16 (9.47%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.69%) Consultant
7 12 (7.10%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Enterprise Architect
9 9 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Analyst
11 7 (4.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Digital Architect
12 6 (3.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.55%) CRM Project Manager
12 6 (3.55%) CRM Manager
12 6 (3.55%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.55%) Siebel Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (42.01%) Middleware
2 52 (30.77%) Web Services
3 51 (30.18%) SOAP
4 42 (24.85%) REST
5 41 (24.26%) XML
6 33 (19.53%) J2EE
7 23 (13.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 21 (12.43%) Spring
8 21 (12.43%) .NET
9 16 (9.47%) XSLT
10 15 (8.88%) WSDL
10 15 (8.88%) WebSphere MQ
10 15 (8.88%) HTML
10 15 (8.88%) Java EE
11 13 (7.69%) XSD
12 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET
12 11 (6.51%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.92%) WCF
14 9 (5.33%) NHibernate
14 9 (5.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.75%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.69%) DataPower
3 8 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.55%) User Experience
5 6 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.55%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.96%) Clustering
7 3 (1.78%) Ergonomics
7 3 (1.78%) GIS
7 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.18%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.18%) iSeries
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.59%) CMDB
9 1 (0.59%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.51%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Linux
2 8 (4.73%) UNIX
3 3 (1.78%) Android
3 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (62.13%) SOA
2 32 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (14.79%) CRM
5 23 (13.61%) ETL
6 22 (13.02%) UML
7 19 (11.24%) E-Commerce
8 18 (10.65%) ERP
8 18 (10.65%) MVC
9 16 (9.47%) Project Management
9 16 (9.47%) TOGAF
10 15 (8.88%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (8.88%) Workflow
11 14 (8.28%) Data Modelling
12 12 (7.10%) OO
12 12 (7.10%) Use Case
13 11 (6.51%) BPMN
13 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
14 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
14 10 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.91%) Java
2 23 (13.61%) SQL
3 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.10%) C#
5 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.96%) PHP
7 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.78%) Groovy
9 2 (1.18%) Scala
9 2 (1.18%) XQuery
9 2 (1.18%) Prolog
9 2 (1.18%) Ruby
9 2 (1.18%) XPath
9 2 (1.18%) RPG
10 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Degree
2 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.59%) MCTS
5 1 (0.59%) MCSD
5 1 (0.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.18%) COREP
2 2 (1.18%) FINREP
2 2 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Squid
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 50 (29.59%) IBM
2 45 (26.63%) Oracle
3 29 (17.16%) Microsoft
4 23 (13.61%) SAP
5 20 (11.83%) TIBCO
6 14 (8.28%) webMethods
7 11 (6.51%) MuleSoft
8 10 (5.92%) Siebel
9 9 (5.33%) Green Hat
9 9 (5.33%) Solace
10 7 (4.14%) NetSuite
10 7 (4.14%) Pega
10 7 (4.14%) Sage
10 7 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (3.55%) Endeca
12 3 (1.78%) Google
13 2 (1.18%) Teradata
13 2 (1.18%) Kronos
13 2 (1.18%) WorldPay
13 2 (1.18%) Software AG
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