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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 198 220 212
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing EDI 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.070% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £353 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £360 £415
% change year-on-year
+17.36% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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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 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
1729 2127 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 29.58% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1616 1656
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -6.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) EAI
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) WSDL
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) XQuery
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) XPath
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) EAI
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) XQuery
1 2 (40.00%) XPath
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle