The first table below looks at the demand for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 29 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 Edinburgh 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDI 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £414
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 192 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.86% 18.77% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 78 52
Average daily rate £400 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
EDI
Scotland

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
5 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Vizioncore
5 2 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) RIP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) OSPF
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Informix
1 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
1 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Tester
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Document Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Vizioncore
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) Polycom
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco