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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 556 510 521
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +11
Contract jobs citing EAI 77 100 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 55 32
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£470 £451 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
45685 42476 39076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.18% 76.04% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29782 26353 24011
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1243 1161 1109
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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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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 77 £470 +4.10% 13
London -12 27 £519 +10.37% 5
East of England - 15 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 15 £350 -
City of London +6 11 £425 -22.72% 2
Peterborough - 8 £350 -
South West 0 7 £409 -
West Midlands +10 6 £488 +14.70%
Yorkshire -25 6 £400 -4.76% 1
North West -39 5 £550 +20.87% 6
Birmingham +5 4 £563 +32.35%
East Midlands -11 4 £563 +104.54%
South East -37 4 £525 +13.51% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £400 -
Swindon - 4 £400 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £400 -
York - 4 £400 -
Lancashire -16 3 £550 +22.22%
Preston - 3 £550 -
Berkshire -3 2 £650 +195.45%
Nottingham -8 2 £325 +18.18%
Nottinghamshire -11 2 £325 +18.18%
Manchester -18 2 £470 -10.47% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £488 -
Bristol - 2 £475 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £488 -
Leicester - 1 £563 -
Leicestershire - 1 £563 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £575 -
Coventry - 1 £415 -

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 94 (58.02%) SOA
2 69 (42.59%) Java
2 69 (42.59%) Middleware
3 57 (35.19%) Web Services
4 46 (28.40%) SOAP
5 40 (24.69%) IBM
5 40 (24.69%) REST
6 35 (21.60%) Oracle
7 34 (20.99%) J2EE
8 33 (20.37%) XML
8 33 (20.37%) WebSphere
9 32 (19.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 32 (19.75%) Finance
10 30 (18.52%) Spring
10 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (15.43%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (14.20%) ETL
13 23 (14.20%) WebSphere MQ
13 23 (14.20%) Microsoft
14 22 (13.58%) SAP
15 21 (12.96%) .NET
15 21 (12.96%) UML
15 21 (12.96%) OO
15 21 (12.96%) Apache
16 20 (12.35%) CRM
16 20 (12.35%) E-Commerce
17 19 (11.73%) SQL
17 19 (11.73%) Retail
17 19 (11.73%) MuleSoft

EAI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 33 (20.37%) WebSphere
2 21 (12.96%) Apache
3 10 (6.17%) JBoss
4 9 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 9 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.70%) IIS
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (3.09%) AquaLogic
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.47%) Mule ESB
8 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Process Server
8 4 (2.47%) Mule
8 4 (2.47%) Documentum
8 4 (2.47%) NetWeaver
9 3 (1.85%) WebLogic Integration
9 3 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (4.32%) SAP CRM
3 6 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.70%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.62%) Cordys
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.62%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.94%) PaaS
2 4 (2.47%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) GitHub
3 1 (0.62%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.70%) Internet
2 5 (3.09%) DNS
3 4 (2.47%) SSL
3 4 (2.47%) Extranet
3 4 (2.47%) HTTP
4 3 (1.85%) LDAP
5 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.23%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) FTP
6 1 (0.62%) X.500
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.32%) MySQL
6 5 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.09%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.23%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.62%) OLTP
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Subversion
1 8 (4.94%) Lombardi
2 7 (4.32%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.70%) Maven
3 6 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.47%) VisualAge
4 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.85%) Hudson
5 3 (1.85%) MSBuild
5 3 (1.85%) Ant
6 2 (1.23%) JUnit
6 2 (1.23%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.62%) ERwin
7 1 (0.62%) JMeter
7 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 32 (19.75%) Finance
2 19 (11.73%) Retail
3 12 (7.41%) Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Marketing
5 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.47%) Back Office
7 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.23%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.62%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.62%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Local Government
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Automotive
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (41.98%) Architect
2 56 (34.57%) Developer
3 36 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (13.58%) Java Developer
5 11 (6.79%) Consultant
5 11 (6.79%) Integration Architect
5 11 (6.79%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.17%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.17%) Enterprise Architect
7 9 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.94%) Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.70%) CRM Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) CRM Manager
11 5 (3.09%) Siebel Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Designer
11 5 (3.09%) Digital Architect
12 4 (2.47%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.47%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (42.59%) Middleware
2 57 (35.19%) Web Services
3 46 (28.40%) SOAP
4 40 (24.69%) REST
5 34 (20.99%) J2EE
6 33 (20.37%) XML
7 30 (18.52%) Spring
8 23 (14.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (12.96%) .NET
10 15 (9.26%) HTML
10 15 (9.26%) XSLT
10 15 (9.26%) Java EE
10 15 (9.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 11 (6.79%) .NET Framework
12 10 (6.17%) WCF
12 10 (6.17%) Servlets
12 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.17%) XSL
12 10 (6.17%) WSDL
13 9 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.43%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.94%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.94%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.32%) DataPower
4 6 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.70%) User Experience
4 6 (3.70%) Clustering
5 4 (2.47%) GIS
6 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.85%) Ergonomics
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.23%) iSeries
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.79%) Windows
2 10 (6.17%) Linux
2 10 (6.17%) UNIX
3 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.47%) Android
4 2 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (58.02%) SOA
2 32 (19.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (14.20%) ETL
5 21 (12.96%) OO
5 21 (12.96%) UML
6 20 (12.35%) CRM
6 20 (12.35%) E-Commerce
7 18 (11.11%) Project Management
8 17 (10.49%) TOGAF
9 16 (9.88%) MVC
9 16 (9.88%) ERP
10 15 (9.26%) Data Modelling
10 15 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (8.02%) BPMN
12 11 (6.79%) Business Analysis
12 11 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (6.17%) Analytics
13 10 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (42.59%) Java
2 19 (11.73%) SQL
3 18 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.02%) C#
5 9 (5.56%) PHP
5 9 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.47%) XPath
7 3 (1.85%) Groovy
7 3 (1.85%) XQuery
8 2 (1.23%) Prolog
8 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.23%) RPG
8 2 (1.23%) Ruby
8 2 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (6.79%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.62%) MCTS
5 1 (0.62%) MCSD
5 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) COREP
2 2 (1.23%) FINREP
2 2 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Squid
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 40 (24.69%) IBM
2 35 (21.60%) Oracle
3 23 (14.20%) Microsoft
4 22 (13.58%) SAP
5 19 (11.73%) MuleSoft
6 10 (6.17%) TIBCO
7 8 (4.94%) webMethods
8 6 (3.70%) Siebel
8 6 (3.70%) Sage
8 6 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.70%) Endeca
8 6 (3.70%) NetSuite
9 5 (3.09%) Pega
10 4 (2.47%) Google
11 3 (1.85%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.85%) Green Hat
11 3 (1.85%) Solace
12 2 (1.23%) WorldPay
12 2 (1.23%) Teradata
12 2 (1.23%) Kronos
Crewe, Cheshire
WEX Europe Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago