The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 146 99 134
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +35
Contract jobs citing EAI 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% 0.22% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.31% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £393 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1589 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.60% 71.06% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1070 1274
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 80 148
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £47.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

EAI
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Batch
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Batch
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Integration
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle