The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 125 122 133
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing EDI 19 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.084% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 0.29% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £413
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
893 685 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.51% 28.64% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 373 438
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.92 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.97% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £22.66 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.72 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
EDI
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 14 £275 -
Cambridgeshire +4 4 £273 - 1
Essex - 1 £475 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) SAP
2 13 (65.00%) CRM
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SAP SD
2 13 (65.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (60.00%) ABAP
4 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) MCTS
6 6 (30.00%) MCITP
6 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) MFGPRO
8 2 (10.00%) Service Management
8 2 (10.00%) ITSM
8 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) QAD
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (5.00%) Life Science

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 (5.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) SAP SD
2 4 (20.00%) MFGPRO
3 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IFS Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITSM
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCTS
1 6 (30.00%) MCITP
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) SAP
2 13 (65.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) QAD
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) ReadSoft