The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 558 532 543
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing EDI 63 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 28
Median daily rate £375 £400 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -56.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+194.11% -33.33%
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
14257 13761 13680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.97% 27.17% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9027 9080
Median daily rate £421 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 184 192
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 3 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

EDI Hourly Rate Histogram in England

EDI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -25 26 £375 - 3
South East +4 14 £358 +10.00% 2
South West +12 13 £368 -
West Midlands -12 3 £388 -8.82% 1
East Midlands +7 2 £450 - 1
North West -12 1 £401 +0.12% 3
North East -37 1 £450 -
EDI
UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EDI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for EDI.

1 37 (32.46%) ERP
2 32 (28.07%) XML
3 31 (27.19%) SQL
4 29 (25.44%) SAP
5 24 (21.05%) Web Services
5 24 (21.05%) Java
6 21 (18.42%) Oracle
7 19 (16.67%) Finance
8 18 (15.79%) REST
9 16 (14.04%) .NET
9 16 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 15 (13.16%) SOAP
10 15 (13.16%) SOA
11 14 (12.28%) FTP
11 14 (12.28%) Project Management
12 13 (11.40%) HTML
12 13 (11.40%) EDIFACT
13 12 (10.53%) Linux
13 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (10.53%) EAI
13 12 (10.53%) IBM
14 11 (9.65%) WSDL
14 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
14 11 (9.65%) CRM
14 11 (9.65%) Logistics
15 10 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV
15 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
15 10 (8.77%) B2B
15 10 (8.77%) XSLT

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (5.26%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS Office
3 5 (4.39%) MS Project
4 4 (3.51%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 10 (8.77%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.63%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.63%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.75%) Movex
4 2 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Boomi
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) FTP
2 9 (7.89%) HTTP
3 6 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.26%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.51%) DTS
3 4 (3.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) MS Access
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 6 (5.26%) XMLSpy
2 4 (3.51%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.51%) Subversion
3 3 (2.63%) Toad
4 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.75%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.75%) LSMW
4 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.88%) ERwin
General
1 19 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.26%) Billing
4 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 4 (3.51%) General Ledger
5 4 (3.51%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Advertising
6 3 (2.63%) German Language
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (27.19%) Analyst
2 25 (21.93%) Developer
3 22 (19.30%) Consultant
4 13 (11.40%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (10.53%) EDI Analyst
6 11 (9.65%) Architect
7 10 (8.77%) Support Analyst
8 9 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 9 (7.89%) SAP SD Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) EDI Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) Designer
10 7 (6.14%) Navision Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 5 (4.39%) EDI Developer
13 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Analyst
13 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
13 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Support
13 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.07%) XML
2 24 (21.05%) Web Services
3 18 (15.79%) REST
4 16 (14.04%) .NET
5 15 (13.16%) SOAP
6 13 (11.40%) EDIFACT
6 13 (11.40%) HTML
7 11 (9.65%) WSDL
8 10 (8.77%) XSLT
9 9 (7.89%) CSS
10 8 (7.02%) JSON
10 8 (7.02%) XSL
11 7 (6.14%) Middleware
11 7 (6.14%) XSD
12 6 (5.26%) JMS
13 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET
14 4 (3.51%) HTML5
14 4 (3.51%) WCF
14 4 (3.51%) WF
15 3 (2.63%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) SWIFT
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) FMCG
5 2 (1.75%) EPoS
5 2 (1.75%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) AS400
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Linux
2 7 (6.14%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) ERP
2 15 (13.16%) SOA
3 14 (12.28%) Project Management
4 12 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (10.53%) EAI
5 11 (9.65%) CRM
5 11 (9.65%) Logistics
6 10 (8.77%) B2B
7 9 (7.89%) Change Management
7 9 (7.89%) Migration
7 9 (7.89%) Workflow
8 8 (7.02%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.02%) Cash Management
9 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (5.26%) ITIL
11 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.39%) Service Management
12 4 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.19%) SQL
2 24 (21.05%) Java
3 15 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.89%) PHP
4 9 (7.89%) VB
5 8 (7.02%) XPath
6 4 (3.51%) ActionScript
6 4 (3.51%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.63%) ABAP
7 3 (2.63%) Perl
7 3 (2.63%) SAPscript
7 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.75%) C
8 2 (1.75%) C#
8 2 (1.75%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) RPG
9 1 (0.88%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 9 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) ISEB
2 3 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) HL7
2 6 (5.26%) SEPA
3 5 (4.39%) QA
4 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.75%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.75%) SLA
6 1 (0.88%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) SAP
2 21 (18.42%) Oracle
3 12 (10.53%) IBM
4 9 (7.89%) Baan
4 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.26%) HP
5 6 (5.26%) Hyperion
5 6 (5.26%) Remedy
6 5 (4.39%) NetSuite
7 4 (3.51%) Concur
7 4 (3.51%) Dell
7 4 (3.51%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.75%) Infor
8 2 (1.75%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.75%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.88%) Intel
9 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.88%) Sybase