The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 28 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 92 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7  
Contract jobs citing EAI 8 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.53% 0.061% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.076% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Median daily rate £455 £600 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.16% +166.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £438 £485
% change year-on-year +9.14% -9.79%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1195 1308 1281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.77% 80.15% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 803 732
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 43
Median hourly rate £21.80 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.72% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for EAI.

1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) webMethods
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) Drools
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Domain Models

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Drools
1 1 (12.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Domain Models
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) webMethods
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle