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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 251 268 239
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Contract jobs citing EAI 9 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.061% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.076% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £350 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -24.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £335 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
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
6775 7881 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.38% 79.69% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 4825 3971
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 268 278
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 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
Berkshire +7 5 £750 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £450 +28.57%
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for EAI.

1 21 (84.00%) SOA
2 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (40.00%) Middleware
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) IBM
5 7 (28.00%) ETL
5 7 (28.00%) UML
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) REST
7 5 (20.00%) Big Data
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Management
8 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Service Design
8 4 (16.00%) DataPower
8 4 (16.00%) Billing
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (12.00%) SSL
1 3 (12.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (8.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) 3G
3 1 (4.00%) LTE
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) DataStage
3 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Billing
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Publishing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
2 12 (48.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (32.00%) Designer
4 7 (28.00%) Integration Architect
5 5 (20.00%) EAI Architect
5 5 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (16.00%) Data Architect
6 4 (16.00%) SOA Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Web Applications Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Web Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Developer
7 3 (12.00%) OSS Architect
7 3 (12.00%) Telecoms Designer
8 2 (8.00%) EAI Designer
8 2 (8.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
8 2 (8.00%) Middleware Architect
8 2 (8.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
8 2 (8.00%) OSS Solutions Designer
8 2 (8.00%) SOA Designer
8 2 (8.00%) SOA Solution Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Middleware
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 6 (24.00%) REST
4 5 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
5 3 (12.00%) JMS
5 3 (12.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (12.00%) WSDL
5 3 (12.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) XSD
5 3 (12.00%) XSL
5 3 (12.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) CORBA
6 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (16.00%) DataPower
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 7 (28.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Service Design
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.00%) Data Flow Diagram
8 2 (8.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) MOM
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) webMethods