The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - 125 144
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.39% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £500 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+194.11% -33.33%
EDI
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
602 760 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.72% 28.44% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 421 481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

EDI
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) iPaaS

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) iPaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP