The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 521 531 485
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -46
Contract jobs citing EAI 96 59 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 27 56
Average daily rate
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£470 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £403 £440
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42151 38998 41410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 74.02% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 26532 24183 24007
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1155 1087 1536
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EAI
Daily Rate Trend

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

EAI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EAI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EAI within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

EAI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EAI
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EAI within the UK.

EAI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EAI
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
England +20 92 £470 +16.04% 19
London +41 49 £475 +11.76% 8
North West +4 15 £438 +2.94% 1
South East -5 15 £470 -10.47% 6
Surrey - 14 £470 - 2
City of London +41 11 £525 +23.52% 4
Lancashire -15 8 £438 -
East Midlands +3 4 £275 -45.00% 1
West Midlands -16 4 £550 +29.41% 2
Cheshire +7 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £275 -
Nottingham - 3 £275 -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 1
Berkshire +17 1 - - 2
East of England -29 1 £563 +40.62%
Scotland - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £525 -
Northampton - 1 £525 -
Birmingham - 1 £425 - 2
Bracknell - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 111 (55.50%) SOA
2 92 (46.00%) Oracle
3 91 (45.50%) Web Services
4 73 (36.50%) XML
5 60 (30.00%) SQL
6 58 (29.00%) Middleware
6 58 (29.00%) Data Modelling
7 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 46 (23.00%) REST
9 45 (22.50%) .NET
10 43 (21.50%) Java
10 43 (21.50%) SOAP
11 37 (18.50%) ETL
11 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (18.00%) Microsoft
13 35 (17.50%) UML
14 34 (17.00%) XSD
15 33 (16.50%) C#
15 33 (16.50%) Enterprise Software
15 33 (16.50%) Oracle Database
16 31 (15.50%) CRM
16 31 (15.50%) Siebel
17 29 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (14.50%) JMS
17 29 (14.50%) Migration
18 27 (13.50%) Siebel EIM
18 27 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (13.50%) WCF
19 26 (13.00%) OO
20 25 (12.50%) HTML

EAI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 23 (11.50%) BizTalk Server
2 21 (10.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.50%) Mule
4 10 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 8 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.00%) IIS
6 7 (3.50%) JCAPS
6 7 (3.50%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.50%) Confluence
8 2 (1.00%) Liferay
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.00%) Apache
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) InfoPath
2 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.00%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (1.00%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.00%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) FTP
2 10 (5.00%) HTTP
3 9 (4.50%) Internet
4 5 (2.50%) LDAP
5 4 (2.00%) Firewall
5 4 (2.00%) DMZ
6 2 (1.00%) SMTP
7 1 (0.50%) MVNO
7 1 (0.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.50%) Oracle Database
3 27 (13.50%) Siebel EIM
3 27 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (6.00%) MySQL
7 10 (5.00%) PowerCenter
7 10 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (3.50%) DB2
10 7 (3.50%) Data Mining
10 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (3.50%) RavenDB
10 7 (3.50%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.50%) ERwin
3 8 (4.00%) Subversion
3 8 (4.00%) Rational Rose
4 7 (3.50%) NUnit
4 7 (3.50%) Maven
4 7 (3.50%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.00%) JUnit
6 4 (2.00%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.50%) PowerDesigner
7 3 (1.50%) Introscope
7 3 (1.50%) Xcode
7 3 (1.50%) JIRA
8 2 (1.00%) jMock
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.50%) Log4j
9 1 (0.50%) EasyMock
General
1 21 (10.50%) Finance
2 11 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.00%) Billing
4 6 (3.00%) Banking
5 4 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (36.50%) Architect
2 57 (28.50%) Developer
3 27 (13.50%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (9.50%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.50%) Analyst
6 15 (7.50%) Integration Architect
7 13 (6.50%) Siebel Developer
8 12 (6.00%) Consultant
9 11 (5.50%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.50%) Java Developer
11 8 (4.00%) SharePoint Architect
12 6 (3.00%) Database Manager
13 5 (2.50%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.50%) Data Architect
13 5 (2.50%) C# Developer
14 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Specialist
14 4 (2.00%) BizTalk Consultant
14 4 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 4 (2.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (45.50%) Web Services
2 73 (36.50%) XML
3 58 (29.00%) Middleware
4 46 (23.00%) REST
5 45 (22.50%) .NET
6 43 (21.50%) SOAP
7 34 (17.00%) XSD
8 29 (14.50%) JMS
9 27 (13.50%) WCF
10 25 (12.50%) HTML
11 19 (9.50%) Spring
11 19 (9.50%) jQuery
12 18 (9.00%) J2EE
12 18 (9.00%) WSDL
13 17 (8.50%) MSMQ
14 16 (8.00%) EJB
14 16 (8.00%) .NET Framework
15 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET
16 12 (6.00%) HTML5
17 10 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.50%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.50%) Data Integration
4 11 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.00%) Statistics
7 5 (2.50%) DataPower
7 5 (2.50%) Social Media
8 4 (2.00%) Kindle
9 3 (1.50%) Clustering
9 3 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.50%) Open Source
9 3 (1.50%) Taxonomies
10 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.00%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.50%) DTV
11 1 (0.50%) Tandem
11 1 (0.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.00%) UNIX
2 15 (7.50%) Windows
3 13 (6.50%) Linux
4 4 (2.00%) Solaris
5 3 (1.50%) Android
5 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (55.50%) SOA
2 58 (29.00%) Data Modelling
3 37 (18.50%) ETL
3 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (17.50%) UML
5 31 (15.50%) CRM
6 29 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (14.50%) Migration
7 26 (13.00%) OO
8 25 (12.50%) Workflow
9 23 (11.50%) Data Architecture
10 21 (10.50%) Data Management
11 20 (10.00%) Scrum
12 19 (9.50%) MVC
12 19 (9.50%) Unit Testing
13 16 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (6.50%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.50%) Data Migration
15 12 (6.00%) Time Management
15 12 (6.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (30.00%) SQL
2 43 (21.50%) Java
3 33 (16.50%) C#
4 15 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.00%) Groovy
6 8 (4.00%) XPath
6 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.00%) XQuery
7 6 (3.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.00%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.50%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.00%) VBA
10 2 (1.00%) VBScript
10 2 (1.00%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (6.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) MCSE
4 1 (0.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.00%) HL7
4 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.50%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (1.50%) CA LISA
2 3 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 92 (46.00%) Oracle
2 36 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (15.50%) Siebel
4 18 (9.00%) Informatica
4 18 (9.00%) IBM
5 17 (8.50%) SAP
6 13 (6.50%) TIBCO
7 12 (6.00%) CA
8 10 (5.00%) webMethods
9 8 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (4.00%) JBoss
10 6 (3.00%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.00%) Sybase
12 3 (1.50%) Software AG
12 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.50%) VMware
12 3 (1.50%) Perforce
12 3 (1.50%) ATG
12 3 (1.50%) Green Hat
12 3 (1.50%) Splunk
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