Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 358 370
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -14
Contract jobs citing EAI 20 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 26
South East median daily rate £350 £473 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.97% +40.07% -32.70%
10th Percentile £313 £450 £293
90th Percentile £544 £639 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -5.56%
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 13922 13735 15731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.74% 82.52% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8340 8261 9392
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 557 611
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 24 November 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley -11 13 £350 -26.32%
Buckinghamshire -17 13 £350 -28.21%
Hampshire +14 6 - -
EAI
England

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 South East region with a requirement for EAI.

1 15 (75.00%) SQL
1 15 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (70.00%) Data Security
3 11 (55.00%) Internet
4 10 (50.00%) XML
4 10 (50.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) ebXML
5 9 (45.00%) B2B
5 9 (45.00%) SSL
5 9 (45.00%) EDI
5 9 (45.00%) SMTP
5 9 (45.00%) FTP
5 9 (45.00%) HTTP
5 9 (45.00%) XML Schema
5 9 (45.00%) ActionScript
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) RosettaNet
5 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (45.00%) webMethods
5 9 (45.00%) cXML
5 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
5 9 (45.00%) API Development
5 9 (45.00%) DataPower
5 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (45.00%) High Availability
6 8 (40.00%) Data Management
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
7 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (30.00%) JDBC

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 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) IaaS
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (30.00%) PaaS
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Internet
2 9 (45.00%) FTP
2 9 (45.00%) HTTP
2 9 (45.00%) SMTP
2 9 (45.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Extranet
3 2 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
1 4 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Spatial Data
3 1 (5.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Head of Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Head of Data Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Head of Information
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.00%) EAI Architect
5 1 (5.00%) EAI Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (45.00%) cXML
2 9 (45.00%) ebXML
2 9 (45.00%) EDI
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (45.00%) XML Schema
3 6 (30.00%) JDBC
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) EJB
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (45.00%) DataPower
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Data Security
2 9 (45.00%) API Development
2 9 (45.00%) B2B
2 9 (45.00%) High Availability
3 8 (40.00%) Data Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Data Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Domain Models
7 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (45.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) IBM
2 9 (45.00%) webMethods
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) HP