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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 154 187 211
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +24
Contract jobs citing EDI 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.38% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £338 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £290 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £359 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £23.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+88.29% -39.74%
EDI
London

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
1117 1595 1806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.78% 29.46% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1284 1397
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for EDI.

1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) WSDL
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Dell

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) EDI Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) EDI Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WF
3 1 (12.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (12.50%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (12.50%) Pega