The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 581 528 540
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +12
Contract jobs citing EAI 46 109 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 71
Median daily rate £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
41422 44386 44123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.14% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27610 28756 28711
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 1336 1216
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £49.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EAI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -55 46 £525 +23.52% 5
London -1 31 £475 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £518 - 1
Leeds - 7 £518 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £518 - 1
City of London 0 6 £550 +15.78% 1
South East -4 5 £600 +88.23% 2
Milton Keynes +9 2 £563 +60.71%
Buckinghamshire +8 2 £563 +60.71%
Surrey +22 1 - -
Bristol +1 1 - -
North West -2 1 £650 +73.33%
Berkshire -2 1 £750 +154.23%
South West -9 1 - - 1
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £750 -

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EAI.

1 64 (64.00%) SOA
2 40 (40.00%) Web Services
2 40 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (30.00%) SOAP
3 30 (30.00%) Middleware
4 29 (29.00%) XML
5 28 (28.00%) Java
6 27 (27.00%) SQL
7 22 (22.00%) .NET
8 20 (20.00%) REST
9 19 (19.00%) UML
10 18 (18.00%) Oracle
10 18 (18.00%) IBM
11 17 (17.00%) J2EE
12 15 (15.00%) B2B
13 14 (14.00%) Finance
13 14 (14.00%) Siebel
13 14 (14.00%) ETL
13 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
14 13 (13.00%) FTP
15 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (12.00%) HTTP
15 12 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (12.00%) QA
15 12 (12.00%) SDLC
16 11 (11.00%) JMS
16 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
16 11 (11.00%) XSD
17 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

EAI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (8.00%) Mule
2 8 (8.00%) Mule ESB
3 6 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.00%) NetWeaver
5 4 (4.00%) JBoss
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (5.00%) SAP HCM
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Boomi
1 5 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) FTP
2 12 (12.00%) HTTP
3 8 (8.00%) HTTPS
3 8 (8.00%) SSL
4 7 (7.00%) Firewall
4 7 (7.00%) Kerberos
4 7 (7.00%) WinSCP
5 4 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (1.00%) 3G
6 1 (1.00%) LTE
6 1 (1.00%) SNMP
6 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.00%) SAP HANA
4 4 (4.00%) Siebel EIM
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.00%) Big Data
5 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.00%) Redis
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.00%) DTS
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) ClearCase
1 7 (7.00%) XMLSpy
2 4 (4.00%) JUnit
3 3 (3.00%) Ant
3 3 (3.00%) Checkstyle
3 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.00%) Maven
3 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.00%) XMLUnit
4 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) Log4j
5 1 (1.00%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Billing
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (47.00%) Architect
2 28 (28.00%) Developer
3 26 (26.00%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (13.00%) Integration Architect
5 11 (11.00%) Data Architect
6 10 (10.00%) Analyst
6 10 (10.00%) EAI Architect
7 9 (9.00%) Integration Developer
8 8 (8.00%) SOA Architect
9 7 (7.00%) Consultant
10 6 (6.00%) .NET Architect
10 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.00%) MuleSoft Developer
11 5 (5.00%) SAP Architect
11 5 (5.00%) Siebel Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Siebel Support Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.00%) Web Services
2 30 (30.00%) Middleware
2 30 (30.00%) SOAP
3 29 (29.00%) XML
4 22 (22.00%) .NET
5 20 (20.00%) REST
6 17 (17.00%) J2EE
7 11 (11.00%) JMS
7 11 (11.00%) XSD
8 10 (10.00%) XSL
8 10 (10.00%) XSLT
9 8 (8.00%) Servlets
10 7 (7.00%) Apache Axis
10 7 (7.00%) EJB
10 7 (7.00%) JDBC
10 7 (7.00%) TIBCO EMS
10 7 (7.00%) WSDL
11 6 (6.00%) HTML
12 5 (5.00%) JSON
12 5 (5.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) DataPower
3 5 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.00%) Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.00%) Social Network
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Unix
2 5 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.00%) SOA
2 19 (19.00%) UML
3 15 (15.00%) B2B
4 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.00%) ETL
5 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.00%) SDLC
6 11 (11.00%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.00%) CRM
8 9 (9.00%) Migration
8 9 (9.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.00%) Project Management
10 7 (7.00%) Analytics
10 7 (7.00%) Data Management
10 7 (7.00%) Defect Tracking
10 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (7.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.00%) Java
2 27 (27.00%) SQL
3 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.00%) ABAP
6 4 (4.00%) XPath
7 2 (2.00%) C#
7 2 (2.00%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Siebel Certification
2 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) QA
2 5 (5.00%) SLA
3 4 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) IBM
1 18 (18.00%) Oracle
2 14 (14.00%) Siebel
3 10 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 8 (8.00%) MuleSoft
5 7 (7.00%) HP
5 7 (7.00%) SAP
6 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.00%) Kronos
8 1 (1.00%) ATG
8 1 (1.00%) BEA
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco
8 1 (1.00%) GoldenSource
8 1 (1.00%) Juniper
8 1 (1.00%) Pega
8 1 (1.00%) Progress
8 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.00%) Sybase
8 1 (1.00%) webMethods
8 1 (1.00%) WorldPay
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 3 Months initially
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