The first table below looks at the demand for Event-Driven Architecture 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 Event-Driven Architecture over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Event-Driven Architecture (EDA)
Rank 586 498 568
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +70
Contract jobs citing Event-Driven Architecture 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.016% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £475 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
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 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £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%
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Event-Driven Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Event-Driven Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in England

Event-Driven Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Event-Driven Architecture Daily Rate Trend in England

Event-Driven Architecture
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 Event-Driven Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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 -25 3 £475 -13.63%
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
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Event-Driven Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Event-Driven Architecture 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 Event-Driven Architecture.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) Java EE
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
3 8 (80.00%) SOAP
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (70.00%) EAI
4 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 7 (70.00%) Clustering
4 7 (70.00%) OSGi
5 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (60.00%) WSO2
5 6 (60.00%) BPEL
5 6 (60.00%) MySQL
5 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (50.00%) JMS
6 5 (50.00%) XSLT
6 5 (50.00%) Log4j
6 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
7 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (30.00%) Mobile Games
8 3 (30.00%) Games
8 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (30.00%) TDD
8 3 (30.00%) BDD

Event-Driven Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Event-Driven Architecture 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 Event-Driven Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (50.00%) Log4j
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SOA Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Java EE
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) OSGi
4 5 (50.00%) JMS
4 5 (50.00%) XSLT
4 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Games
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) EAI
3 6 (60.00%) BPEL
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) WSO2
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle