The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - 31 34
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.08% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.48% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £575 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £14.38 £57.10
% change year-on-year
+160.86% -74.82%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.28% 24.19% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 50
Average daily rate £350 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

EDI
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) EDI Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft