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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 496 465 426
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -39
Contract jobs citing EDI 67 74 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.61% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £241 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £525 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £373 £408
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £11.25 £58.15 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.65% +78.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £58.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-80.65% +78.92%
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
12629 12201 11596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.35% 27.41% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8623 7863 7476
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 262 316
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.80 £42.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +3 20 £450 +2.85% 6
West Midlands +9 11 £450 -21.05% 3
Yorkshire -5 7 £333 - 5
South East -41 7 £475 +25.00% 6
East of England +9 6 £325 -18.75% 1
Midlands - 6 - - 2
East Midlands +6 4 £170 - 3
North West -2 4 - - 6
EDI
UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 65 (53.28%) SAP
2 19 (15.57%) ERP
3 18 (14.75%) Manufacturing
4 17 (13.93%) EDIFACT
4 17 (13.93%) SAP SD
4 17 (13.93%) XML
5 14 (11.48%) Logistics
6 13 (10.66%) Project Management
6 13 (10.66%) Middleware
6 13 (10.66%) Finance
7 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.02%) Java
8 11 (9.02%) Oracle
8 11 (9.02%) .NET
9 10 (8.20%) B2B
10 9 (7.38%) FTP
10 9 (7.38%) Change Management
11 8 (6.56%) XML Messaging
11 8 (6.56%) Billing
11 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (5.74%) TRADACOMS
12 7 (5.74%) Mainframe
12 7 (5.74%) SLA
12 7 (5.74%) VB
12 7 (5.74%) ABAP
12 7 (5.74%) C
13 6 (4.92%) MQSeries
13 6 (4.92%) Pascal
13 6 (4.92%) JD Edwards
13 6 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (4.92%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (13.93%) SAP SD
2 6 (4.92%) SAP WM
3 3 (2.46%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.46%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.64%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.64%) SAP SRM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.64%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.82%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.82%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) FTP
2 1 (0.82%) NAS
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.82%) DHCP
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (1.64%) QlikView
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.82%) EDMS
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) LSMW
General
1 18 (14.75%) Manufacturing
2 13 (10.66%) Finance
3 8 (6.56%) Billing
4 6 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.28%) Marketing
6 3 (2.46%) Banking
6 3 (2.46%) Automotive
7 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (1.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.82%) Publishing
8 1 (0.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (34.43%) Consultant
2 31 (25.41%) Analyst
3 29 (23.77%) SAP Consultant
4 22 (18.03%) EDI Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) Architect
6 12 (9.84%) SAP SD Consultant
6 12 (9.84%) EDI Consultant
7 11 (9.02%) Project Manager
8 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) SAP EDI Consultant
9 7 (5.74%) Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Implementation Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) SAP Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.28%) Services Delivery Manager
12 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (3.28%) SAP Project Manager
12 4 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
13 3 (2.46%) Integration Consultant
13 3 (2.46%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) EDIFACT
1 17 (13.93%) XML
2 13 (10.66%) Middleware
3 11 (9.02%) .NET
4 8 (6.56%) XML Messaging
5 6 (4.92%) SAP ALE
6 4 (3.28%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (1.64%) Web Services
7 2 (1.64%) XSLT
7 2 (1.64%) J2EE
7 2 (1.64%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.82%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.82%) BAPI
8 1 (0.82%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) TRADACOMS
2 7 (5.74%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.92%) FMCG
4 3 (2.46%) DataPower
5 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.82%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.82%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.82%) DTV
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) GIS
6 1 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) VMS
1 5 (4.10%) Windows
2 4 (3.28%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) UNIX
4 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) ERP
2 14 (11.48%) Logistics
3 13 (10.66%) Project Management
4 12 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.20%) B2B
6 9 (7.38%) Change Management
7 5 (4.10%) Operations Management
7 5 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.10%) Line Management
7 5 (4.10%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.10%) CRM
8 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.28%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.28%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (3.28%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.28%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.46%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.46%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.02%) Java
2 7 (5.74%) VB
2 7 (5.74%) ABAP
2 7 (5.74%) C
3 6 (4.92%) Pascal
4 4 (3.28%) SQL
4 4 (3.28%) SAPscript
5 3 (2.46%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (2.46%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.82%) XPath
6 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.82%) Perl
6 1 (0.82%) C#
6 1 (0.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.82%) MCP
2 1 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (53.28%) SAP
2 11 (9.02%) Oracle
3 6 (4.92%) JD Edwards
4 5 (4.10%) IBM
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.46%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.46%) Ariba
6 2 (1.64%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.64%) Adobe
6 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.82%) Infor
7 1 (0.82%) TARGIT
7 1 (0.82%) Remedy
7 1 (0.82%) webMethods
7 1 (0.82%) Open Text
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