The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 162 144
Contract jobs citing EAI 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
North West median daily rate - £700 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.23%  
England median daily rate £500 £550 £499
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2388 3085 2921
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.78% 82.07% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5096 7691 6241
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +7.09%  
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £588 £568
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 238 299
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
10th Percentile £12.79 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £55.73 £57.25
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing EAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for EAI in the North West

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for EAI.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft