The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 498 480 447
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -33
Contract jobs citing EDI 66 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £245 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £510 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.38 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £19.06 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.56% -41.36%
EDI
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -17 21 £350 -17.64% 5
West Midlands +1 12 £450 -5.26%
East of England +7 7 £325 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire -6 7 £318 - 1
Midlands - 6 - -
South East -40 5 £475 +17.28% 5
North West -15 4 - - 3
South West -20 2 £165 -20.48% 3
East Midlands - 1 - -
EDI
UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 68 (50.37%) SAP
2 26 (19.26%) ERP
3 22 (16.30%) XML
4 18 (13.33%) B2B
4 18 (13.33%) SAP SD
4 18 (13.33%) Finance
5 17 (12.59%) EDIFACT
6 16 (11.85%) Manufacturing
6 16 (11.85%) Logistics
7 13 (9.63%) Project Management
7 13 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.89%) Java
8 12 (8.89%) .NET
9 11 (8.15%) Change Management
10 10 (7.41%) Middleware
10 10 (7.41%) CRM
11 9 (6.67%) JD Edwards
11 9 (6.67%) Oracle
11 9 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (5.93%) XML Messaging
12 8 (5.93%) Billing
13 7 (5.19%) SAP ALE
13 7 (5.19%) FMCG
13 7 (5.19%) TRADACOMS
13 7 (5.19%) ABAP
13 7 (5.19%) SLA
13 7 (5.19%) FTP
14 6 (4.44%) VB

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.96%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) SAS
4 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Office
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (13.33%) SAP SD
2 6 (4.44%) SAP WM
3 5 (3.70%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.48%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.48%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.48%) SAP MDM
5 2 (1.48%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.48%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.48%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.48%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.74%) BPCS
6 1 (0.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.74%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) FTP
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.74%) DNS
2 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) LAN
2 1 (0.74%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.96%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.96%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.48%) QlikView
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) LSMW
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) NWDS
General
1 18 (13.33%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (5.93%) Billing
5 4 (2.96%) Marketing
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Automotive
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Banking
7 2 (1.48%) Advertising
7 2 (1.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 46 (34.07%) Consultant
2 38 (28.15%) Analyst
3 30 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 24 (17.78%) EDI Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.89%) Architect
5 12 (8.89%) SAP SD Consultant
5 12 (8.89%) EDI Consultant
6 11 (8.15%) Developer
7 8 (5.93%) EDI Developer
8 6 (4.44%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 6 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.44%) Implementation Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) SAP Manager
9 5 (3.70%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.70%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.96%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.30%) XML
2 17 (12.59%) EDIFACT
3 12 (8.89%) .NET
4 10 (7.41%) Middleware
5 8 (5.93%) XML Messaging
6 7 (5.19%) SAP ALE
7 3 (2.22%) SAP PI
7 3 (2.22%) Web Services
8 2 (1.48%) HTML
8 2 (1.48%) J2EE
8 2 (1.48%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (1.48%) BAPI
8 2 (1.48%) XSLT
9 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.74%) JSON
9 1 (0.74%) REST
9 1 (0.74%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) TRADACOMS
2 7 (5.19%) FMCG
3 5 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.48%) iSeries
6 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Statistics
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.74%) DataPower
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) VMS
3 4 (2.96%) Linux
4 3 (2.22%) UNIX
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.26%) ERP
2 18 (13.33%) B2B
3 16 (11.85%) Logistics
4 13 (9.63%) Project Management
4 13 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.15%) Change Management
6 10 (7.41%) CRM
7 9 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.44%) Migration
8 6 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.70%) Line Management
9 5 (3.70%) Operations Management
9 5 (3.70%) ITIL
10 4 (2.96%) SOA
10 4 (2.96%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (2.96%) TOGAF
10 4 (2.96%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (2.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) Java
2 7 (5.19%) ABAP
3 6 (4.44%) VB
4 5 (3.70%) C
4 5 (3.70%) SQL
5 4 (2.96%) Pascal
6 2 (1.48%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) XPath
7 1 (0.74%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.74%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (2.22%) PMP
1 3 (2.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.48%) Degree
3 1 (0.74%) VCP4
3 1 (0.74%) MCP
3 1 (0.74%) MCSE
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (50.37%) SAP
2 9 (6.67%) JD Edwards
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (3.70%) IBM
3 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.22%) Ariba
4 3 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.48%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.48%) Northgate
5 2 (1.48%) Civica
6 1 (0.74%) Infor
6 1 (0.74%) webMethods
6 1 (0.74%) Remedy
6 1 (0.74%) Open Text
Oxford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
England
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago