The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 264 248 245
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing EAI 16 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Median daily rate £435 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +17.64%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7669 7741 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.51% 77.93% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4708 4348 3877
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 282 277
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% +21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.80 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EAI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EAI across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

EAI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EAI across the South East region.

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EAI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
West Sussex -17 7 £456 -17.04%
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £400 -11.11%
Berkshire 0 3 £475 +1.06%
Hampshire 0 1 - -
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South East region with a requirement for EAI.

1 21 (75.00%) Middleware
2 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 12 (42.86%) SOA
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) Siebel
5 7 (25.00%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (25.00%) REST
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) JMS
6 6 (21.43%) Data Management
6 6 (21.43%) Publishing
6 6 (21.43%) Siebel EIM
6 6 (21.43%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
7 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) Big Data
8 4 (14.29%) Marketing
8 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 4 (14.29%) JSON
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) ETL
9 3 (10.71%) FTP
9 3 (10.71%) HTTP

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) FTP
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
1 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
1 3 (10.71%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Siebel EIM
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Billing
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive
5 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
4 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Applications Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Applications Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Web Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) Middleware
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) REST
3 7 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) JMS
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (10.71%) J2EE
6 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (10.71%) WSDL
6 3 (10.71%) XSD
6 3 (10.71%) XSL
6 3 (10.71%) XSLT
7 2 (7.14%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) .NET
8 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 12 (42.86%) SOA
2 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (21.43%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
5 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) UML
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Siebel
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe
3 3 (10.71%) GoldenSource
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO