The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 15 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EAI 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.18% - 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% - 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£420 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 117 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 68.24% 76.47% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 77 87
Average daily rate £355 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

EAI
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

EAI
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP