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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 518 506 479
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Contract jobs citing EDI 77 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 34
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £360
% change year-on-year
+33.16% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
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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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
South East 0 24 £400 -4.76% 7
London 0 23 £419 +15.91% 6
West Midlands +7 8 £388 - 4
North West -21 8 £400 -5.88% 4
East of England -11 6 £428 +55.45% 3
East Midlands +3 4 £425 - 1
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UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (37.93%) SAP
2 46 (31.72%) XML
3 30 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 23 (15.86%) ERP
6 22 (15.17%) .NET
7 21 (14.48%) Web Services
8 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
8 17 (11.72%) EDIFACT
9 16 (11.03%) Finance
9 16 (11.03%) Project Management
10 15 (10.34%) SQL
11 14 (9.66%) WCF
11 14 (9.66%) B2B
12 13 (8.97%) ITIL
13 12 (8.28%) Oracle
13 12 (8.28%) JMS
13 12 (8.28%) CRM
14 11 (7.59%) Migration
15 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2
15 10 (6.90%) ABAP
15 10 (6.90%) Manufacturing
16 9 (6.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (6.21%) SOA
16 9 (6.21%) Load Balancing
17 8 (5.52%) Data Migration
17 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
17 8 (5.52%) XSLT
17 8 (5.52%) Ariba
17 8 (5.52%) SAP SD

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.45%) JBoss
3 4 (2.76%) Apache
3 4 (2.76%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.76%) IIS
4 2 (1.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) Mule
5 1 (0.69%) Gentran
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.52%) SAP SD
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.07%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.07%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP HUM
5 1 (0.69%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.69%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.69%) Movex
5 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) FTP
1 6 (4.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.76%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.07%) SMTP
4 2 (1.38%) X.400
4 2 (1.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.69%) SAN
5 1 (0.69%) Internet
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.76%) Fiddler
3 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) PROIV
4 1 (0.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.69%) NWDS
General
1 16 (11.03%) Finance
2 10 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.76%) Retail
5 3 (2.07%) Electronics
5 3 (2.07%) French Language
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Korean Language
6 2 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (27.59%) Consultant
2 37 (25.52%) Developer
3 24 (16.55%) Analyst
4 19 (13.10%) SAP Consultant
5 15 (10.34%) EDI Consultant
6 14 (9.66%) BizTalk Developer
7 11 (7.59%) EDI Developer
8 10 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 9 (6.21%) EDI Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) SAP EDI Consultant
10 8 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (4.83%) Architect
11 7 (4.83%) BizTalk Consultant
12 6 (4.14%) IT Project Manager
13 4 (2.76%) ABAP Consultant
13 4 (2.76%) Analyst Programmer
13 4 (2.76%) Programmer
13 4 (2.76%) Administrator
13 4 (2.76%) SAP SD Consultant
13 4 (2.76%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.72%) XML
2 22 (15.17%) .NET
3 21 (14.48%) Web Services
4 17 (11.72%) EDIFACT
5 14 (9.66%) WCF
6 12 (8.28%) JMS
7 8 (5.52%) XSLT
8 6 (4.14%) XSD
9 5 (3.45%) J2EE
9 5 (3.45%) XML Messaging
9 5 (3.45%) Middleware
9 5 (3.45%) REST
10 4 (2.76%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.76%) MSMQ
11 3 (2.07%) BAPI
11 3 (2.07%) HTML
11 3 (2.07%) SAP ALE
11 3 (2.07%) RESTful
12 2 (1.38%) SAP PI
12 2 (1.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) FMCG
2 4 (2.76%) iSeries
2 4 (2.76%) Clustering
2 4 (2.76%) Statistics
3 3 (2.07%) AS400
3 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.38%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (0.69%) EPoS
5 1 (0.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.76%) UNIX
2 2 (1.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.38%) HPUX
3 1 (0.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.86%) ERP
2 16 (11.03%) Project Management
3 14 (9.66%) B2B
4 13 (8.97%) ITIL
5 12 (8.28%) CRM
6 11 (7.59%) Migration
7 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.21%) SOA
8 9 (6.21%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.52%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.83%) EAI
10 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.14%) ETL
12 5 (3.45%) Data Mapping
12 5 (3.45%) Integration Testing
13 4 (2.76%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.76%) Mentoring
13 4 (2.76%) SDLC
13 4 (2.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.34%) SQL
2 10 (6.90%) ABAP
3 7 (4.83%) Java
3 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.45%) C#
4 5 (3.45%) ActionScript
4 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.45%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (2.76%) C
6 2 (1.38%) RPG
6 2 (1.38%) Perl
6 2 (1.38%) PHP
6 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.69%) PHP5
7 1 (0.69%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.69%) VB
7 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.76%) PMP
2 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.07%) Degree
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ACCA
4 1 (0.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
1 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 55 (37.93%) SAP
2 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.28%) Oracle
4 8 (5.52%) Ariba
5 7 (4.83%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.76%) Epicor
8 3 (2.07%) SEEBURGER
8 3 (2.07%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.38%) Northgate
9 2 (1.38%) Civica
9 2 (1.38%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.38%) OpenText
9 2 (1.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.69%) Cognos
10 1 (0.69%) Cisco
10 1 (0.69%) HP
10 1 (0.69%) EMC
10 1 (0.69%) Citrix
10 1 (0.69%) VMware
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