Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for EAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EAI over the 6 months to 18 October 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 102 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 +8
Contract jobs citing EAI 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.067% 0.13% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.16% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.91% +35.29%
10th Percentile £475 £334 £480
90th Percentile £525 £551 £599
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £438 £575
% change year-on-year +25.71% -23.91% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

EAI is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1213 1272 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.14% 81.28% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 834 682
Birmingham median daily rate £390 £397 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.70% +5.80% +7.14%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £219
90th Percentile £526 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 36
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.61 £16.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% -30.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.06 £10.24
90th Percentile £46.40 £34.20 £51.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.24 £18.14 £22.00
% change year-on-year +28.13% -17.56% +2.33%

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing EAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for EAI in Birmingham

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EAI.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Jitterbit
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle