The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
UK / England
Rank 535 482 500
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +18
Contract jobs citing EAI 39 108 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 60 70
Median daily rate £550 £444 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.94% +2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £375 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £431 £430
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
34196 37462 36478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.46% 82.05% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 24555 24009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 847 1090 988
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing EAI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 26 £550 +37.50% 5
Yorkshire - 8 £518 -
South East +3 4 £563 +28.57% 1
South West -6 1 - - 2
EAI
UK

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for EAI.

1 52 (61.90%) SOA
2 37 (44.05%) Web Services
3 36 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (39.29%) SOAP
5 23 (27.38%) Middleware
6 21 (25.00%) Java
7 20 (23.81%) XML
8 19 (22.62%) SQL
9 17 (20.24%) REST
10 16 (19.05%) .NET
10 16 (19.05%) B2B
11 15 (17.86%) UML
11 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.67%) J2EE
13 13 (15.48%) IBM
14 12 (14.29%) Finance
14 12 (14.29%) XSD
14 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
15 11 (13.10%) JMS
15 11 (13.10%) ETL
15 11 (13.10%) Migration
15 11 (13.10%) Firewall
15 11 (13.10%) Workflow
15 11 (13.10%) QA
16 10 (11.90%) Technical Architecture
16 10 (11.90%) Banking
16 10 (11.90%) Project Management
16 10 (11.90%) FTP
16 10 (11.90%) HTTP
16 10 (11.90%) Siebel

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (10.71%) Mule
1 9 (10.71%) Mule ESB
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.76%) NetWeaver
5 3 (3.57%) JBoss
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.19%) IIS
7 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.19%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (4.76%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.76%) Boomi
2 4 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.38%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) FTP
2 10 (11.90%) HTTP
3 9 (10.71%) HTTPS
3 9 (10.71%) SSL
4 7 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 7 (8.33%) WinSCP
5 6 (7.14%) SAN
6 5 (5.95%) MPLS
7 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.57%) Internet
7 3 (3.57%) IPsec
7 3 (3.57%) VPN
7 3 (3.57%) WAN
8 1 (1.19%) 3G
8 1 (1.19%) DNS
8 1 (1.19%) LTE
8 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.76%) SAP HANA
3 4 (4.76%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.38%) Redis
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) Big Data
5 1 (1.19%) DTS
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 7 (8.33%) XMLSpy
2 4 (4.76%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) Ant
3 3 (3.57%) Checkstyle
3 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.57%) Maven
3 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.57%) XMLUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) Log4j
4 1 (1.19%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.95%) Retail
5 4 (4.76%) Billing
6 3 (3.57%) Legal
7 2 (2.38%) Marketing
8 1 (1.19%) Back Office
8 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Architect
2 29 (34.52%) Developer
3 16 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Integration Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Integration Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Consultant
7 7 (8.33%) OSS Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Data Migration Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Migration Architect
8 6 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Architect
10 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) EAI Architect
10 4 (4.76%) SAP Architect
11 3 (3.57%) TIBCO Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.05%) Web Services
2 33 (39.29%) SOAP
3 23 (27.38%) Middleware
4 20 (23.81%) XML
5 17 (20.24%) REST
6 16 (19.05%) .NET
7 14 (16.67%) J2EE
8 12 (14.29%) XSD
9 11 (13.10%) JMS
10 10 (11.90%) XSL
10 10 (11.90%) XSLT
11 7 (8.33%) Apache Axis
11 7 (8.33%) WSDL
12 6 (7.14%) EJB
12 6 (7.14%) Servlets
13 5 (5.95%) JDBC
13 5 (5.95%) JSON
14 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
14 4 (4.76%) SAP ALE
15 3 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.33%) DataPower
3 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.76%) Clustering
6 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) PKI
8 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Unix
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.90%) SOA
2 16 (19.05%) B2B
3 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.86%) UML
4 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 11 (13.10%) ETL
5 11 (13.10%) Migration
5 11 (13.10%) Workflow
6 10 (11.90%) Project Management
6 10 (11.90%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (8.33%) SDLC
8 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.14%) API Development
9 6 (7.14%) CRM
9 6 (7.14%) Network Management
10 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) SQL
3 4 (4.76%) ABAP
3 4 (4.76%) XPath
4 3 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) IBM
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) Siebel
3 9 (10.71%) MuleSoft
4 7 (8.33%) HP
5 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) TIBCO
6 5 (5.95%) SAP
7 4 (4.76%) Cisco
8 3 (3.57%) Infovista
8 3 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.38%) Kronos
9 2 (2.38%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.19%) BEA
10 1 (1.19%) GoldenSource
10 1 (1.19%) Juniper
10 1 (1.19%) Pega
10 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.19%) Solace
10 1 (1.19%) webMethods