The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 40 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing EDI 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.44% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 2.94% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£380 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.74% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 68 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.61% 15.11% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 27
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EDI across the Bedfordshire region.

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

EDI
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing EDI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EDI.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing EDI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EDI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAPscript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP