The first table below looks at the demand for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 502 467 458
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Contract jobs citing EDI 68 75 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.57% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 42
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £413
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13745 13229 13967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.84% 28.44% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8985 8596 8674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 276 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
EDI
UK

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in England

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in England

EDI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram in England

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in England

EDI
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London +10 23 £350 -26.31% 10
East of England -9 19 £275 - 1
South East -21 15 £420 +16.66% 12
West Midlands -12 4 - - 3
Yorkshire +8 3 - -
North West -6 2 £425 +21.42% 7
East Midlands -2 1 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
EDI
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EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 70 (56.00%) SAP
2 32 (25.60%) XML
3 29 (23.20%) ABAP
4 27 (21.60%) SQL
5 25 (20.00%) SAP SD
6 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
7 21 (16.80%) SOAP
7 21 (16.80%) ERP
8 20 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.40%) Oracle
10 17 (13.60%) CRM
10 17 (13.60%) IBM
11 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (12.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 15 (12.00%) Middleware
12 15 (12.00%) Java
12 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database
13 14 (11.20%) B2B
14 13 (10.40%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (10.40%) UNIX
14 13 (10.40%) EDIFACT
15 12 (9.60%) Web Services
15 12 (9.60%) FTP
15 12 (9.60%) SAP PI
16 11 (8.80%) SWIFT
16 11 (8.80%) Finance
16 11 (8.80%) jQuery
16 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (8.00%) RosettaNet

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (6.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.80%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.80%) Lync
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 8 (6.40%) SAP FI
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (6.40%) SAP CO
2 8 (6.40%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.60%) SAP MM
4 4 (3.20%) MFGPRO
5 3 (2.40%) SAP LE
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.60%) SAP ECC
6 2 (1.60%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.80%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.80%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Heroku
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) FTP
2 9 (7.20%) HTTP
3 8 (6.40%) Internet
4 4 (3.20%) SSH
5 2 (1.60%) NAS
5 2 (1.60%) Extranet
6 1 (0.80%) Firewall
6 1 (0.80%) Wireless
6 1 (0.80%) Broadband
6 1 (0.80%) ISDN
6 1 (0.80%) SMS
6 1 (0.80%) VoIP
6 1 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) VLAN
6 1 (0.80%) Network Security
6 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.00%) SAP BW
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.40%) MS Access
7 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.60%) EDMS
9 1 (0.80%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.80%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.60%) Selenium
3 2 (1.60%) Toad
4 1 (0.80%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.80%) Subversion
4 1 (0.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.80%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.80%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Retail
3 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.40%) Back Office
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) German Language
6 1 (0.80%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Consultant
2 30 (24.00%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (16.00%) Developer
3 20 (16.00%) Analyst
4 10 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.40%) SAP SD Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) SAP PI Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) EDI Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 5 (4.00%) Architect
8 5 (4.00%) SAP Manager
9 4 (3.20%) webMethods Developer
9 4 (3.20%) SAP Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Middleware Specialist
10 3 (2.40%) EDI Specialist
10 3 (2.40%) EDI Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.60%) XML
2 21 (16.80%) SOAP
3 15 (12.00%) Middleware
3 15 (12.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 13 (10.40%) EDIFACT
5 12 (9.60%) Web Services
5 12 (9.60%) SAP PI
6 11 (8.80%) jQuery
7 9 (7.20%) WSDL
7 9 (7.20%) XSD
8 8 (6.40%) Spring
8 8 (6.40%) SAP ALE
8 8 (6.40%) JMS
8 8 (6.40%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (6.40%) REST
9 6 (4.80%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (4.80%) .NET
10 4 (3.20%) XSLT
10 4 (3.20%) HTML
11 3 (2.40%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) SWIFT
2 6 (4.80%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.20%) TRADACOMS
4 3 (2.40%) FMCG
4 3 (2.40%) DataPower
5 2 (1.60%) iSeries
5 2 (1.60%) AS400
5 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.60%) Life Science
6 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.40%) UNIX
2 9 (7.20%) Windows
3 5 (4.00%) Linux
4 4 (3.20%) zOS
4 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.40%) AIX
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) ERP
2 20 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.60%) CRM
4 14 (11.20%) B2B
5 9 (7.20%) EAI
5 9 (7.20%) SOA
5 9 (7.20%) Workflow
5 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.40%) Logistics
6 8 (6.40%) BPMN
6 8 (6.40%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (6.40%) BPEL
7 7 (5.60%) ITIL
7 7 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (5.60%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.20%) Project Management
10 4 (3.20%) Service Management
10 4 (3.20%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) ABAP
2 27 (21.60%) SQL
3 15 (12.00%) Java
4 9 (7.20%) XPath
5 8 (6.40%) Groovy
5 8 (6.40%) XQuery
5 8 (6.40%) C#
6 6 (4.80%) ActionScript
6 6 (4.80%) ActionScript 2.0
7 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.40%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.60%) VBA
10 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.80%) Perl
11 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (4.80%) MCTS
1 6 (4.80%) MCITP
2 4 (3.20%) Degree
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.80%) PMP
4 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) RosettaNet
2 5 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.80%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 70 (56.00%) SAP
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.40%) Oracle
4 17 (13.60%) IBM
5 13 (10.40%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.00%) webMethods
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.20%) Cognos
8 3 (2.40%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.60%) QAD
9 2 (1.60%) Google
10 1 (0.80%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.80%) Infor
10 1 (0.80%) Aveksa
10 1 (0.80%) ReadSoft
10 1 (0.80%) HP
10 1 (0.80%) BMC
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago