The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 150 158 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -37
Contract jobs citing EAI 3 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.13% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.16% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 13
Median daily rate £650 £510 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EAI
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2903 3672 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.97% 81.96% 75.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 2298 1388
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 142 113
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.46 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing EAI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EAI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Merseyside +10 2 - - 2
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North West region with a requirement for EAI.

1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Siebel
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Siebel Certification
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) Talend