Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 207 167
Rank change year-on-year +27 -40 -9
Contract jobs citing EAI 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.063% 0.081% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.098% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -23.91% +35.29%
10th Percentile £480 £334 £408
90th Percentile £570 £551 £590
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
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

EAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for EAI in the West Midlands

EAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EAI in the West Midlands

EAI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +3 1 £500 +14.29%
Warwickshire - 1 £550 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
EAI
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for EAI.

1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

EAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) NetWeaver
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Green Hat
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) Jitterbit
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Solace
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods