The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDI 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.55% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £406
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.41% 25.63% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 33
Average daily rate £325 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
EDI
East of England

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Luton - - - -
EDI
East of England

EDI
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) SAP
2 13 (86.67%) CRM
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SAP SD
2 13 (86.67%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (80.00%) ABAP
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) MCTS
5 6 (40.00%) MCITP
5 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Life Science
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.67%) ReadSoft
6 1 (6.67%) Information Management
6 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) SAS

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (86.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Development Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Designer
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior SAS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) MCTS
1 6 (40.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) SAP
2 13 (86.67%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) ReadSoft