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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 515 479 411
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -68
Contract jobs citing EDI 74 80 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.60% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 56
Average daily rate
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£425 £373 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £241 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £493 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £366 £415
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -11.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
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
13643 13237 12969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.05% 28.03% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9476 8669 8249
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 272 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.60 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 18 £525 +16.66% 5
East Midlands +9 14 £170 - 2
West Midlands -4 12 £438 +25.00% 1
South East -44 8 £400 +8.10% 5
Yorkshire -9 6 £325 +13.04% 7
North West -7 4 - - 5
East of England -17 3 £350 - 3
EDI
UK

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (53.23%) SAP
2 20 (16.13%) EDIFACT
2 20 (16.13%) XML
3 18 (14.52%) SAP SD
4 16 (12.90%) ERP
5 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (12.10%) Manufacturing
5 15 (12.10%) Logistics
6 13 (10.48%) Finance
6 13 (10.48%) Project Management
6 13 (10.48%) Oracle
7 12 (9.68%) ABAP
7 12 (9.68%) B2B
7 12 (9.68%) Middleware
8 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
8 11 (8.87%) SQL
8 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (7.26%) FTP
9 9 (7.26%) SAP ALE
10 8 (6.45%) XML Messaging
10 8 (6.45%) CRM
10 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
10 8 (6.45%) .NET
11 7 (5.65%) Java
11 7 (5.65%) Linux
11 7 (5.65%) IBM
11 7 (5.65%) Mainframe
11 7 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (5.65%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (4.84%) MQSeries
2 5 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (14.52%) SAP SD
2 5 (4.03%) SAP WM
3 4 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.61%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.61%) SAP SRM
5 2 (1.61%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.81%) BPCS
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.81%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.81%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) FTP
2 3 (2.42%) NAS
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.23%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.42%) EDMS
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.61%) QlikView
6 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (12.10%) Manufacturing
2 13 (10.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.23%) Retail
3 4 (3.23%) Billing
3 4 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.42%) Automotive
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 33 (26.61%) Consultant
2 32 (25.81%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (16.13%) EDI Analyst
4 15 (12.10%) Architect
5 14 (11.29%) EDI Consultant
6 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.87%) Business Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Developer
8 9 (7.26%) SAP EDI Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Implementation Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) SAP SD Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) SAP Manager
11 4 (3.23%) EDI Business Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
12 3 (2.42%) Administrator
12 3 (2.42%) Process Analyst
12 3 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.42%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.13%) EDIFACT
1 20 (16.13%) XML
2 12 (9.68%) Middleware
3 9 (7.26%) SAP ALE
4 8 (6.45%) XML Messaging
4 8 (6.45%) .NET
5 4 (3.23%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (2.42%) J2EE
6 3 (2.42%) XSLT
7 2 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.61%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.81%) CSS
8 1 (0.81%) JSP
8 1 (0.81%) Servlets
8 1 (0.81%) Struts
8 1 (0.81%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) HTML
8 1 (0.81%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.81%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.65%) FMCG
2 7 (5.65%) TRADACOMS
3 5 (4.03%) DataPower
4 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.81%) GIS
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Linux
2 6 (4.84%) VMS
2 6 (4.84%) Windows
3 5 (4.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.61%) zOS
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.90%) ERP
2 15 (12.10%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (12.10%) Logistics
3 13 (10.48%) Project Management
4 12 (9.68%) B2B
5 8 (6.45%) CRM
6 7 (5.65%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.23%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (3.23%) Line Management
8 4 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.23%) Data Mapping
8 4 (3.23%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.23%) Document Management
8 4 (3.23%) Workflow
8 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.23%) Change Management
8 4 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.68%) ABAP
2 11 (8.87%) SQL
3 7 (5.65%) Java
4 6 (4.84%) Pascal
4 6 (4.84%) VB
4 6 (4.84%) C
5 5 (4.03%) ActionScript
5 5 (4.03%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (3.23%) SAPscript
6 4 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.61%) Degree
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.81%) MCSE
2 1 (0.81%) MCP
2 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.81%) PMP
2 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.81%) MCTS
2 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (0.81%) MCITP
2 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) QA
3 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (53.23%) SAP
2 13 (10.48%) Oracle
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) IBM
4 7 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.42%) Ariba
6 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.42%) TARGIT
7 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.61%) Pegasus
7 2 (1.61%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) BMC
8 1 (0.81%) Open Text
8 1 (0.81%) QAD
8 1 (0.81%) Infor
8 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Rate: £10 - £12.5 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £600.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
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