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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 44 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing EDI 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £60.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.77% 16.75% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 30
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Designer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics