The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £282
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+189.85% -32.35%
EDI
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
281 253 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.72% 17.15% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 159 202
Median daily rate £375 £351 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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