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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 492 512 504
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing EAI 103 66 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 42
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £525 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
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
41835 39073 41091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.23% 73.30% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25909 24001 23803
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1148 1055 1460
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.97 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +8 96 £450 +5.88% 18
London +31 47 £450 +5.88% 11
South East +1 16 £470 +13.93% 2
North West +13 13 £455 - 2
City of London +36 8 £625 +36.98% 3
West Midlands -21 8 £425 +1.49% 1
East Midlands +5 6 £275 -45.00% 2
Lancashire - 6 £438 - 1
Cheshire - 5 £500 -
Birmingham +3 4 £425 +3.03% 1
Scotland - 4 £350 -
Yorkshire - 3 £420 -
Nottingham - 3 £275 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 £275 - 2
Berkshire +10 2 £220 -64.80% 1
Sheffield - 2 £409 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £409 -
Maidenhead - 2 £220 -
Hampshire -12 1 £528 +0.57%
South West -33 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £420 -
Wiltshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
East of England - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Swindon - - - -

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 102 (52.58%) SOA
2 89 (45.88%) Oracle
3 88 (45.36%) Web Services
4 69 (35.57%) XML
5 61 (31.44%) Data Modelling
6 57 (29.38%) SQL Server
7 56 (28.87%) SQL
8 55 (28.35%) Middleware
9 47 (24.23%) .NET
10 40 (20.62%) C#
11 39 (20.10%) SOAP
11 39 (20.10%) REST
12 38 (19.59%) XSD
13 36 (18.56%) ETL
14 35 (18.04%) Microsoft
14 35 (18.04%) CRM
15 34 (17.53%) WCF
15 34 (17.53%) Oracle Database
16 32 (16.49%) Relational Database
16 32 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
16 32 (16.49%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (15.46%) Siebel
18 30 (15.46%) Java
19 29 (14.95%) BizTalk Server
20 27 (13.92%) JMS
20 27 (13.92%) UML
20 27 (13.92%) Migration
21 25 (12.89%) Siebel EIM
22 24 (12.37%) Workflow

EAI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (14.95%) BizTalk Server
2 21 (10.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (6.70%) IIS
4 12 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (5.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (4.64%) WebLogic
7 8 (4.12%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.12%) Apache Solr
7 8 (4.12%) Mule
8 7 (3.61%) NServiceBus
8 7 (3.61%) JCAPS
9 2 (1.03%) Apache
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.03%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) Drupal
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.52%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.52%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 17 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.06%) Casewise Modeler
2 4 (2.06%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.55%) MS Office
4 2 (1.03%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.03%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (1.03%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.03%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.58%) SaaS
2 5 (2.58%) PaaS
2 5 (2.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) FTP
2 9 (4.64%) HTTP
2 9 (4.64%) Internet
3 5 (2.58%) LDAP
4 4 (2.06%) DMZ
4 4 (2.06%) Firewall
5 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.52%) MVNO
6 1 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.38%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.53%) Oracle Database
3 32 (16.49%) Relational Database
3 32 (16.49%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (12.89%) Siebel EIM
5 18 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (5.15%) MySQL
8 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (3.61%) RavenDB
10 7 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.61%) Data Mining
11 5 (2.58%) PowerCenter
12 4 (2.06%) DB2
12 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (8.25%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.19%) NUnit
3 11 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.15%) ERwin
5 9 (4.64%) Subversion
6 8 (4.12%) Maven
7 7 (3.61%) JIRA
7 7 (3.61%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.09%) JUnit
8 6 (3.09%) Rational Rose
9 5 (2.58%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.55%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.55%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.03%) Xcode
11 2 (1.03%) Introscope
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.03%) jMock
12 1 (0.52%) EasyMock
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 10 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.12%) Billing
4 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.06%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
6 2 (1.03%) Front Office
6 2 (1.03%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (33.51%) Architect
2 59 (30.41%) Developer
3 22 (11.34%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (10.31%) .NET Developer
5 19 (9.79%) Analyst
6 13 (6.70%) Siebel Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Consultant
8 10 (5.15%) Integration Architect
9 9 (4.64%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.64%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.12%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.12%) SharePoint Architect
11 7 (3.61%) BizTalk Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.09%) Database Manager
13 5 (2.58%) Senior BizTalk Developer
13 5 (2.58%) UI Programmer
13 5 (2.58%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.58%) Data Architect
14 4 (2.06%) Siebel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (45.36%) Web Services
2 69 (35.57%) XML
3 55 (28.35%) Middleware
4 47 (24.23%) .NET
5 39 (20.10%) SOAP
5 39 (20.10%) REST
6 38 (19.59%) XSD
7 34 (17.53%) WCF
8 27 (13.92%) JMS
9 20 (10.31%) jQuery
9 20 (10.31%) HTML
10 18 (9.28%) MSMQ
11 17 (8.76%) Spring
11 17 (8.76%) WSDL
12 16 (8.25%) .NET Framework
13 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET
14 13 (6.70%) EJB
15 12 (6.19%) XML Schema
15 12 (6.19%) J2EE
16 9 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.79%) Data Integration
3 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.61%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.09%) Statistics
6 5 (2.58%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (2.58%) GIS
7 4 (2.06%) Open Source
7 4 (2.06%) Kindle
7 4 (2.06%) DataPower
8 3 (1.55%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.52%) Social Network
9 1 (0.52%) Mashup
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.52%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.73%) UNIX
2 14 (7.22%) Windows
3 10 (5.15%) Linux
4 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.55%) Solaris
5 2 (1.03%) HPUX
5 2 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.58%) SOA
2 61 (31.44%) Data Modelling
3 36 (18.56%) ETL
4 35 (18.04%) CRM
5 31 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (13.92%) UML
6 27 (13.92%) Migration
7 24 (12.37%) Workflow
7 24 (12.37%) OO
8 21 (10.82%) Data Management
9 19 (9.79%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.28%) Data Analysis
11 17 (8.76%) MVC
12 16 (8.25%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (7.73%) OOD
14 14 (7.22%) Scrum
14 14 (7.22%) Data Architecture
15 13 (6.70%) Time Management
15 13 (6.70%) Project Management
16 12 (6.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.87%) SQL
2 40 (20.62%) C#
3 30 (15.46%) Java
4 11 (5.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.64%) XPath
5 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.64%) XQuery
6 8 (4.12%) Groovy
7 7 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.55%) VB
10 2 (1.03%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.03%) VBA
10 2 (1.03%) VBScript
10 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (6.70%) Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.09%) QA
3 4 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.03%) HL7
5 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.03%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 89 (45.88%) Oracle
2 35 (18.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (15.46%) Siebel
4 16 (8.25%) SAP
5 15 (7.73%) IBM
6 11 (5.67%) TIBCO
7 10 (5.15%) Informatica
8 9 (4.64%) CA
9 7 (3.61%) webMethods
9 7 (3.61%) JBoss
10 6 (3.09%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.06%) Sybase
11 4 (2.06%) Casewise
11 4 (2.06%) VMware
12 3 (1.55%) ATG
12 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.03%) Cognos
13 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (1.03%) Software AG
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