The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 86 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing EAI 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.083% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £381
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
996 890 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.67% 74.17% 67.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 465 501
Average daily rate £350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 56
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EAI across the Manchester region.

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) Liferay
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Liferay
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Batch
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle