The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - 68 59
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.50% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+194.11% -33.33%
EDI
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 200 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.96% 24.15% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 150 109
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing EDI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EDI 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EDI.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) EAI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) BPR
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP