Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 356 358
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +16
Contract jobs citing EAI 24 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 14
South East median daily rate £500 £350 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -25.97% +40.07%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £450
90th Percentile £660 £544 £628
England median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,240 14,194 14,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.20% 84.23% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,584 8,485 8,496
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 471 580
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for EAI in the South East

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in the South East

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EAI in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EAI in the South East

EAI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EAI in the South East

EAI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Hampshire -24 13 £488 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £563 +60.71% 2
Thames Valley +4 6 £563 +60.71% 5
Surrey - 4 £413 -
West Sussex - 1 £500 -
EAI
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for EAI.

1 15 (62.50%) SOA
2 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) SAP
5 8 (33.33%) XML
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) ERP
5 8 (33.33%) Middleware
6 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
6 7 (29.17%) ABAP
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
6 7 (29.17%) SAP ERP
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (25.00%) SAP ALE
7 6 (25.00%) Data Mapping
7 6 (25.00%) SAP PI
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (25.00%) Open Source
7 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (25.00%) logstash
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Kibana
7 6 (25.00%) Line Management
7 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
7 6 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (29.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (25.00%) Jupyter
3 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.33%) Anypoint
4 2 (8.33%) Mule
4 2 (8.33%) Mule ESB
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Boomi
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DAB
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Extranet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.83%) SAP HANA
4 2 (8.33%) OLTP
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 5 (20.83%) SAP Developer
4 5 (20.83%) SAP PI Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.17%) EAI Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Middleware
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (25.00%) IDoc
2 6 (25.00%) LDAP
2 6 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (25.00%) SAP ALE
2 6 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 6 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 6 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) DataPower
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) New Media
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) SOA
2 8 (33.33%) ERP
3 7 (29.17%) TOGAF
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
4 6 (25.00%) Information Management
4 6 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (25.00%) Line Management
4 6 (25.00%) Open Source
4 6 (25.00%) Scorecard
5 4 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) ABAP
4 6 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) PMO
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Kibana
1 6 (25.00%) logstash
1 6 (25.00%) MOM
1 6 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Remedy
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
7 1 (4.17%) Informatica
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) webMethods