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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 128 144 128
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing EAI 16 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.032% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.042% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2396 2409 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.97% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1585 1226
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EAI across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

EAI Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Bristol +9 8 £550 +22.22%
Wiltshire - 8 £425 -
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) Oracle
3 18 (58.06%) Siebel
3 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
3 18 (58.06%) RequireJS
4 17 (54.84%) Change Control
4 17 (54.84%) HTML5
4 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (54.84%) JSON
4 17 (54.84%) Ajax
4 17 (54.84%) CRM
5 16 (51.61%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (41.94%) SOA
6 13 (41.94%) Data Mining
7 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) SDLC
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) XML
8 7 (22.58%) .NET
9 6 (19.35%) J2EE
9 6 (19.35%) EJB
9 6 (19.35%) SQL
9 6 (19.35%) Java
9 6 (19.35%) UML
9 6 (19.35%) OO
9 6 (19.35%) JSP

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Data Mining
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Siebel Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Architect
3 12 (38.71%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Digital Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Architect
8 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) SOA Architect
8 1 (3.23%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
2 18 (58.06%) jQuery
2 18 (58.06%) RequireJS
3 17 (54.84%) Ajax
3 17 (54.84%) HTML5
3 17 (54.84%) JSON
4 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 7 (22.58%) XML
5 6 (19.35%) EJB
5 6 (19.35%) J2EE
5 6 (19.35%) JSP
5 6 (19.35%) Middleware
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (19.35%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.23%) RESTful
6 1 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Change Control
1 17 (54.84%) CRM
2 16 (51.61%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) SOA
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) ETL
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (19.35%) UML
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (19.35%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 18 (58.06%) Siebel
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) hybris