The table below looks at the statistics for Event-Driven Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Event-Driven Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Event-Driven Architecture (EDA)
Rank 621 595 582
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Contract jobs citing Event-Driven Architecture 4 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.038% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.050% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 6
Average daily rate
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£506 £500 £619
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% -19.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £380 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £540 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £511 £438 £525
% change year-on-year
+16.80% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
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 £288 £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 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Event-Driven Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Event-Driven Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Event-Driven Architecture
Daily Rate Trend

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

Event-Driven Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Event-Driven Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Event-Driven Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Event-Driven Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Event-Driven Architecture
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Event-Driven Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 -29 4 £506 +1.10% 4
South West -10 3 £511 +46.00%
Somerset - 2 £511 -
London +12 1 £375 -28.57% 1
City of London - 1 £375 -

Event-Driven Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Event-Driven Architecture 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 Event-Driven Architecture.

1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) ISO 9000
3 3 (50.00%) GIS
3 3 (50.00%) ESRI
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) JBoss
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Games

Event-Driven Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Event-Driven Architecture 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 Event-Driven Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) EAI
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft