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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 583 543 481
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -62
Contract jobs citing EAI 48 64 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 71
Median daily rate £550 £506 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £618 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £513 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.29% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
41428 41257 37860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.98% 79.94% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27601 27254 23966
Median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1077 1095
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 18 £575 +15.00%
South East +6 13 £471 +14.06% 1
South West +10 6 £275 -32.72%
North West -15 3 £700 +27.27%
West Midlands -25 3 £550 -4.34% 1
East Midlands +1 2 - -
East of England +17 1 - -
EAI
UK

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for EAI.

1 75 (56.39%) SOA
2 49 (36.84%) Java
3 48 (36.09%) Web Services
4 44 (33.08%) XML
5 43 (32.33%) Middleware
6 36 (27.07%) REST
7 31 (23.31%) SOAP
8 30 (22.56%) SQL
8 30 (22.56%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (18.80%) Oracle
9 25 (18.80%) Data Modelling
9 25 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (18.05%) .NET
10 24 (18.05%) IBM
11 23 (17.29%) Finance
12 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
13 21 (15.79%) ETL
13 21 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (14.29%) JMS
15 18 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (12.78%) UML
17 16 (12.03%) SDLC
17 16 (12.03%) XSD
17 16 (12.03%) TIBCO
17 16 (12.03%) TDD
17 16 (12.03%) WebSphere
18 15 (11.28%) HTML
18 15 (11.28%) MQSeries
18 15 (11.28%) FTP
19 14 (10.53%) J2EE

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 16 (12.03%) WebSphere
2 15 (11.28%) MQSeries
3 6 (4.51%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 6 (4.51%) JBoss
3 6 (4.51%) Mule
4 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.01%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.26%) NetWeaver
5 3 (2.26%) PowerExchange
6 2 (1.50%) JCAPS
6 2 (1.50%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.75%) MQSI
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.26%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Boomi
1 3 (2.26%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.50%) iPaaS
2 2 (1.50%) PaaS
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Force.com
3 1 (0.75%) Heroku
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.28%) FTP
2 13 (9.77%) HTTP
3 9 (6.77%) HTTPS
3 9 (6.77%) WinSCP
4 3 (2.26%) SNMP
4 3 (2.26%) SSL
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.54%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.02%) Big Data
4 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.51%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.26%) PowerCenter
8 3 (2.26%) SAP HANA
8 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.50%) MySQL
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.50%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) XMLSpy
2 6 (4.51%) ClearCase
3 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.01%) JUnit
4 3 (2.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.50%) JIRA
5 2 (1.50%) jMock
5 2 (1.50%) Subversion
5 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.75%) Ant
6 1 (0.75%) ERwin
6 1 (0.75%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.75%) Toad
6 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.77%) Marketing
4 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.76%) Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Billing
6 4 (3.01%) Electronics
7 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.26%) Publishing
7 3 (2.26%) Retail
8 2 (1.50%) Advertising
8 2 (1.50%) Automotive
8 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.75%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 60 (45.11%) Architect
2 42 (31.58%) Developer
3 30 (22.56%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (12.78%) Designer
5 11 (8.27%) Integration Architect
5 11 (8.27%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.52%) EAI Architect
7 9 (6.77%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Integration Developer
8 8 (6.02%) SOA Architect
9 6 (4.51%) Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.51%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (3.76%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Consultant
10 5 (3.76%) Java Middleware Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Middleware Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Siebel Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Siebel Support Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (36.09%) Web Services
2 44 (33.08%) XML
3 43 (32.33%) Middleware
4 36 (27.07%) REST
5 31 (23.31%) SOAP
6 24 (18.05%) .NET
7 19 (14.29%) JMS
8 16 (12.03%) XSD
9 15 (11.28%) HTML
10 14 (10.53%) J2EE
10 14 (10.53%) XSLT
11 13 (9.77%) WSDL
12 12 (9.02%) JSON
13 11 (8.27%) XSL
14 10 (7.52%) CSS
15 9 (6.77%) IBM Integration Bus
16 8 (6.02%) HTML5
17 7 (5.26%) EDI
17 7 (5.26%) Spring
18 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.56%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.02%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.51%) SWIFT
5 5 (3.76%) DataPower
6 3 (2.26%) Informatics
7 2 (1.50%) Clustering
7 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.50%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.50%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.75%) Social Network
8 1 (0.75%) Telematics
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.77%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.76%) Windows
4 4 (3.01%) Unix
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (56.39%) SOA
2 25 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (18.80%) Data Modelling
3 21 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.79%) ETL
4 17 (12.78%) UML
5 16 (12.03%) SDLC
5 16 (12.03%) TDD
6 13 (9.77%) Data Architecture
6 13 (9.77%) Data Management
7 12 (9.02%) Scrum
8 11 (8.27%) Analytics
8 11 (8.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (8.27%) TOGAF
9 10 (7.52%) Master Data Management
9 10 (7.52%) Physical Data Model
10 9 (6.77%) Logical Data Model
10 9 (6.77%) OO
11 8 (6.02%) Kanban
11 8 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.84%) Java
2 30 (22.56%) SQL
3 11 (8.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.26%) C#
5 5 (3.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.26%) ABAP
6 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.50%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.75%) SOQL
8 1 (0.75%) SOSL
8 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.26%) Siebel Certification
3 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) Data Quality
1 8 (6.02%) QA
2 7 (5.26%) SLA
3 6 (4.51%) HL7
3 6 (4.51%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.01%) Puppet
3 3 (2.26%) Nagios
4 2 (1.50%) MOM
5 1 (0.75%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Oracle
2 24 (18.05%) IBM
3 16 (12.03%) TIBCO
4 13 (9.77%) Siebel
5 11 (8.27%) SAP
6 10 (7.52%) webMethods
7 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.51%) HP
8 6 (4.51%) Remedy
9 4 (3.01%) Informatica
10 3 (2.26%) MuleSoft
10 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.26%) Talend
11 2 (1.50%) Murex
11 2 (1.50%) Sybase
11 2 (1.50%) WSO2
12 1 (0.75%) Cognos
12 1 (0.75%) Kronos
12 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.75%) Sun