The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 June 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 of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 131 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing EAI 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.078% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £588 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +14.73% +2.50%  
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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1967 2053 2461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.70% 80.26% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4811 4492 4820
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 409 430
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing EAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for EAI in the East of England

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in the East of England

EAI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Essex - 3 £588 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 -
EAI
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 of England region with a requirement for EAI.

1 9 (81.82%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (36.36%) XSD
4 4 (36.36%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Rational Rose
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Project Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) BSS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) XML Schema
3 4 (36.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (27.27%) Project Governance
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel