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 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 > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 248 259
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs citing EAI 2 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.026% 0.18% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.22% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
South East median daily rate £544 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.07% -0.47%  
10th Percentile £522 £464 £344
90th Percentile £566 £579 £575
England median daily rate £500 £550 £499
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7312 7631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.00% 82.07% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14382 16214 15490
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 743 806 614
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £58.00 £55.00 £47.82
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

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 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 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
Berkshire +14 2 £544 +15.68%
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 South East region with a requirement for EAI.

1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
1 5 (31.25%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) XSD
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (18.75%) VoLTE
3 3 (18.75%) Value-Added Service
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) Domain Models
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (12.50%) BPMN
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Project Governance

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 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Boomi
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (6.25%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Value-Added Service
1 3 (18.75%) VoLTE
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Dutch Language
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) TIBCO Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VoLTE Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (6.25%) OSS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Product Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Service Control Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XSD
3 2 (12.50%) Drools
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JPA
3 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (6.25%) JMS
4 1 (6.25%) Kafka
4 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
1 5 (31.25%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) BPMN
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Mesos
1 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Apigee
4 1 (6.25%) Axway
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow