The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
London / City of London
Rank 146 148 183
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +35
Contract jobs citing EDI 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.099% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.094% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £465 £669
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £383
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -15.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year
- +233.33%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1067 973 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.38% 32.11% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 813 1227
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the City of London region.

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

EDI
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for EDI.

1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) ERwin
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (50.00%) ERD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Business One
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ERD
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP