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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 521 469 461
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -8
Contract jobs citing EDI 58 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.59% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 36
Average daily rate
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£373 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £312 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £504 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £415
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 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%
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
13987 14142 14723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 29.13% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9035 9265 9178
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 238 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
East of England -2 18 £275 - 3
London +7 13 £373 -12.35% 3
South East -16 11 £420 +16.66% 5
West Midlands -11 6 £385 -6.66% 1
North West -8 4 £425 +21.42% 1
East Midlands +6 1 £575 +41.10% 5
Yorkshire -5 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £475 -
South West - - - - 4
EDI
UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 71 (56.35%) SAP
2 30 (23.81%) XML
3 27 (21.43%) SQL
4 26 (20.63%) ABAP
5 23 (18.25%) ERP
6 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
7 21 (16.67%) SOAP
7 21 (16.67%) SAP SD
8 19 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.49%) Oracle
9 17 (13.49%) CRM
10 16 (12.70%) Java
10 16 (12.70%) IBM
10 16 (12.70%) Middleware
10 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (10.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 13 (10.32%) EDIFACT
11 13 (10.32%) B2B
11 13 (10.32%) FTP
11 13 (10.32%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database
12 12 (9.52%) Web Services
13 11 (8.73%) UNIX
13 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (8.73%) SAP PI
13 11 (8.73%) SWIFT
14 10 (7.94%) Finance
14 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
14 10 (7.94%) RosettaNet

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.79%) Lync
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.35%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.56%) SAP MM
4 6 (4.76%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (4.76%) SAP CO
5 4 (3.17%) MFGPRO
6 3 (2.38%) SAP LE
6 3 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.59%) SAP ECC
7 2 (1.59%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.79%) SAP CS
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.79%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.79%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Heroku
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.32%) FTP
2 9 (7.14%) HTTP
3 8 (6.35%) Internet
4 4 (3.17%) SSH
5 3 (2.38%) NAS
6 2 (1.59%) Extranet
7 1 (0.79%) Firewall
7 1 (0.79%) Wireless
7 1 (0.79%) Broadband
7 1 (0.79%) ISDN
7 1 (0.79%) VoIP
7 1 (0.79%) WAN
7 1 (0.79%) VLAN
7 1 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (10.32%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.17%) SAP BW
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.38%) MS Access
7 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.38%) EDMS
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.79%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.79%) XMLSpy
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.79%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (7.94%) Finance
1 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Automotive
4 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.79%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 38 (30.16%) Consultant
2 27 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (17.46%) Analyst
4 21 (16.67%) Developer
5 11 (8.73%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.73%) EDI Consultant
6 10 (7.94%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 7 (5.56%) SAP PI Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Architect
9 6 (4.76%) SAP Developer
10 5 (3.97%) SAP SD Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) SAP Project Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) EDI Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) webMethods Developer
11 4 (3.17%) SAP Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Middleware Specialist
11 4 (3.17%) EDI Project Manager
11 4 (3.17%) EDI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.81%) XML
2 21 (16.67%) SOAP
3 16 (12.70%) Middleware
4 13 (10.32%) EDIFACT
4 13 (10.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 12 (9.52%) Web Services
6 11 (8.73%) SAP PI
7 10 (7.94%) jQuery
8 9 (7.14%) WSDL
8 9 (7.14%) XSD
9 8 (6.35%) JMS
9 8 (6.35%) Spring
9 8 (6.35%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (6.35%) REST
10 7 (5.56%) SAP ALE
11 5 (3.97%) .NET
12 4 (3.17%) XSLT
12 4 (3.17%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (3.17%) SAP Smart Forms
13 3 (2.38%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) SWIFT
2 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.97%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.38%) FMCG
3 3 (2.38%) DataPower
4 2 (1.59%) iSeries
4 2 (1.59%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (1.59%) AS400
4 2 (1.59%) Life Science
5 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.79%) PMI
5 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.73%) UNIX
2 5 (3.97%) Windows
3 3 (2.38%) AIX
3 3 (2.38%) Linux
4 2 (1.59%) zOS
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) ERP
2 19 (15.08%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.49%) CRM
4 13 (10.32%) B2B
5 10 (7.94%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.14%) Workflow
6 9 (7.14%) EAI
6 9 (7.14%) SOA
7 8 (6.35%) BPEL
7 8 (6.35%) Logistics
7 8 (6.35%) BPMN
8 7 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 7 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (4.76%) ITIL
9 6 (4.76%) Project Management
10 5 (3.97%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.97%) Document Management
10 5 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.43%) SQL
2 26 (20.63%) ABAP
3 16 (12.70%) Java
4 9 (7.14%) XPath
5 8 (6.35%) Groovy
5 8 (6.35%) XQuery
6 7 (5.56%) C#
7 6 (4.76%) ActionScript
7 6 (4.76%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.17%) SAPscript
8 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.79%) Pascal
11 1 (0.79%) VB
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) MCTS
1 6 (4.76%) MCITP
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.79%) PMP
3 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) RosettaNet
2 3 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 71 (56.35%) SAP
2 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.49%) Oracle
4 16 (12.70%) IBM
5 13 (10.32%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.97%) webMethods
7 4 (3.17%) Cognos
8 3 (2.38%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.59%) Adobe
9 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.59%) QAD
9 2 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (0.79%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.79%) Infor
10 1 (0.79%) Aveksa
10 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.79%) ReadSoft
10 1 (0.79%) HP
10 1 (0.79%) BMC
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