Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 98 127
Rank change year-on-year -17 +29 -
Contract jobs citing EAI 13 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.55% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% -
10th Percentile £313 £450 £320
90th Percentile £544 £583 £538
South East median daily rate £350 £473 £338
% change year-on-year -25.97% +40.07% -32.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1941 1461 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.90% 84.01% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 798 1128
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £234 £235
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 60 62
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.38% +27.02%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £44.95
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EAI in Buckinghamshire

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in Buckinghamshire

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EAI in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EAI in Buckinghamshire

EAI
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 13 £350 -28.21%
EAI
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for EAI.

1 10 (76.92%) XML
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) ebXML
2 9 (69.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (69.23%) webMethods
2 9 (69.23%) EDI
2 9 (69.23%) SMTP
2 9 (69.23%) FTP
2 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
2 9 (69.23%) B2B
2 9 (69.23%) SSL
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) ActionScript
2 9 (69.23%) Data Security
2 9 (69.23%) RosettaNet
2 9 (69.23%) cXML
2 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 9 (69.23%) DataPower
2 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (69.23%) API Development
2 9 (69.23%) High Availability
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) FTP
2 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 9 (69.23%) SMTP
2 9 (69.23%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) Extranet
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) EAI Architect
4 1 (7.69%) EAI Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) cXML
2 9 (69.23%) ebXML
2 9 (69.23%) EDI
2 9 (69.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (69.23%) XML Schema
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) EJB
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) DataPower
1 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) API Development
1 9 (69.23%) B2B
1 9 (69.23%) Data Security
1 9 (69.23%) High Availability
2 4 (30.77%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) DSDM
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) RUP
5 1 (7.69%) SSADM
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) ActionScript
1 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 2.0
1 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
1 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle