The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDI 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.083% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -13.25%
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%
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
309 208 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.75% 18.86% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 85 51
Average daily rate £390 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 August 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Agresso
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Informix
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Tester
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) BPMN
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) EMC
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Vizioncore
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco