The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 59 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing EAI 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 1.14% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.46% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Average daily rate £425 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.86% +8.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EAI
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 618 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.73% 78.43% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 341 315
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 16
Average hourly rate £13.85 £16.00 £15.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +3.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) Extranet
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Automotive
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) SCADA
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Documentum
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (22.22%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Extranet
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
1 9 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Web Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle