The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for EAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 121 136
Rank change year-on-year +31 +15  
Contract jobs citing EAI 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £471 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £479 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +6.11% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

EAI is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1470 1992 2207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.37% 80.26% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1033 1162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £281 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 48 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing EAI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for EAI in Berkshire

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in Berkshire

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EAI in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EAI in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EAI in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Reading - 4 £250 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 £450 -
EAI
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for EAI.

1 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) VoLTE
1 3 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSD
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Axway
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Boomi
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (11.11%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
1 3 (33.33%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) VoLTE Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) EAI Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Product Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Service Control Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) SAP PI
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) API Design
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Apigee
3 1 (11.11%) Axway
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle