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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 234 239 217
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Contract jobs citing EAI 12 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.33% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 12
Average daily rate £500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £430 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £578 £484
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
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EAI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 8 £550 -
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £425 -12.86%
Berkshire +2 1 £500 +6.38%
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (57.14%) SOA
2 16 (45.71%) Middleware
3 15 (42.86%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Oracle
5 13 (37.14%) REST
6 12 (34.29%) SOAP
6 12 (34.29%) Web Services
7 11 (31.43%) Java EE
8 10 (28.57%) HTTP
8 10 (28.57%) Kerberos
8 10 (28.57%) Identity Management
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) OpenID
9 9 (25.71%) OAuth2
10 8 (22.86%) Siebel
11 6 (17.14%) Data Management
12 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (14.29%) Master Data Management
12 5 (14.29%) Publishing
12 5 (14.29%) Siebel EIM
12 5 (14.29%) ETL
13 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
13 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
13 4 (11.43%) VMware
13 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (11.43%) Solaris
13 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
13 4 (11.43%) Big Data
13 4 (11.43%) Analytics

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (11.43%) Sonic ESB
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Documentum
3 1 (2.86%) FileNet
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
1 10 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 3 (8.57%) Extranet
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Siebel EIM
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (14.29%) Publishing
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Automotive
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Web Architect
6 5 (14.29%) Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (5.71%) Digital Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
9 2 (5.71%) SOA Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Middleware
2 13 (37.14%) REST
3 12 (34.29%) SOAP
3 12 (34.29%) Web Services
4 11 (31.43%) Java EE
5 9 (25.71%) OAuth2
5 9 (25.71%) OpenID
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (8.57%) EJB
7 3 (8.57%) J2EE
7 3 (8.57%) JMS
8 2 (5.71%) .NET
9 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.86%) JSON
9 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.86%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Solaris
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) SOA
2 10 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Data Management
5 5 (14.29%) ETL
5 5 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Process Management
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.57%) UML
7 3 (8.57%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) Use Case
8 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Siebel
3 4 (11.43%) Pega
3 4 (11.43%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) Adobe
4 3 (8.57%) GoldenSource
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) Tumbleweed