The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 501 462 470
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +8
Contract jobs citing EDI 65 77 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.58% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 37
Average daily rate
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£305 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £302 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £406
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.38%
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%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13758 13351 14136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.66% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8961 8646 8788
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 264 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £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
UK

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 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 31 July 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
London +23 21 £361 -23.94% 9
East of England -7 17 £275 - 3
South East -19 14 £420 +16.66% 9
North West -4 4 £425 +21.42% 8
West Midlands -20 4 - - 7
Yorkshire +3 3 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - - 2
Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - - 3
EDI
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EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 69 (56.10%) SAP
2 31 (25.20%) XML
3 29 (23.58%) ABAP
4 28 (22.76%) SQL
5 25 (20.33%) SAP SD
6 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
7 21 (17.07%) SOAP
7 21 (17.07%) ERP
7 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.82%) CRM
9 17 (13.82%) Oracle
10 16 (13.01%) IBM
10 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (12.20%) Java
12 14 (11.38%) Middleware
12 14 (11.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database
13 13 (10.57%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (10.57%) B2B
14 12 (9.76%) UNIX
14 12 (9.76%) Web Services
14 12 (9.76%) FTP
14 12 (9.76%) EDIFACT
15 11 (8.94%) jQuery
15 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (8.94%) SAP PI
15 11 (8.94%) SWIFT
16 10 (8.13%) Finance
16 10 (8.13%) RosettaNet

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.07%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.63%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Lync
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (20.33%) SAP SD
2 8 (6.50%) SAP FI
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (6.50%) SAP CO
2 8 (6.50%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.69%) SAP MM
4 4 (3.25%) MFGPRO
5 3 (2.44%) SAP LE
5 3 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.63%) SAP ECC
6 2 (1.63%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.81%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.81%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.81%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Heroku
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) FTP
2 9 (7.32%) HTTP
3 8 (6.50%) Internet
4 4 (3.25%) SSH
5 3 (2.44%) NAS
6 2 (1.63%) Extranet
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) Broadband
7 1 (0.81%) ISDN
7 1 (0.81%) VoIP
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
7 1 (0.81%) Network Security
7 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (11.38%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.07%) SAP BW
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.44%) EDMS
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.44%) MS Access
8 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.81%) Toad
3 1 (0.81%) XMLSpy
3 1 (0.81%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.81%) Selenium
3 1 (0.81%) Fiddler
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Retail
3 7 (5.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (1.63%) Billing
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (31.71%) Consultant
2 30 (24.39%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (16.26%) Developer
3 20 (16.26%) Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.50%) SAP SD Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.69%) SAP PI Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) EDI Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (3.25%) webMethods Developer
9 4 (3.25%) SAP Developer
9 4 (3.25%) SAP Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Middleware Specialist
10 3 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV Developer
10 3 (2.44%) EDI Specialist
10 3 (2.44%) EDI Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) XML
2 21 (17.07%) SOAP
3 14 (11.38%) Middleware
3 14 (11.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 12 (9.76%) EDIFACT
4 12 (9.76%) Web Services
5 11 (8.94%) jQuery
5 11 (8.94%) SAP PI
6 9 (7.32%) WSDL
6 9 (7.32%) XSD
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (6.50%) Spring
7 8 (6.50%) SAP ALE
7 8 (6.50%) JMS
7 8 (6.50%) REST
8 5 (4.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (4.07%) .NET
9 4 (3.25%) XSLT
9 4 (3.25%) HTML
10 3 (2.44%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) SWIFT
2 6 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.44%) FMCG
4 3 (2.44%) DataPower
4 3 (2.44%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (1.63%) iSeries
5 2 (1.63%) AS400
5 2 (1.63%) Life Science
6 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.76%) UNIX
2 7 (5.69%) Windows
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) AIX
4 3 (2.44%) zOS
4 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.07%) ERP
1 21 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (13.82%) CRM
3 13 (10.57%) B2B
4 9 (7.32%) EAI
4 9 (7.32%) SOA
4 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.50%) BPMN
5 8 (6.50%) Workflow
5 8 (6.50%) BPEL
5 8 (6.50%) Logistics
6 7 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.69%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (5.69%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (4.88%) ITIL
8 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.07%) Document Management
9 4 (3.25%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) ABAP
2 28 (22.76%) SQL
3 15 (12.20%) Java
4 9 (7.32%) XPath
5 8 (6.50%) Groovy
5 8 (6.50%) XQuery
5 8 (6.50%) C#
6 5 (4.07%) ActionScript
6 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.07%) ActionScript 2.0
7 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.44%) SAPscript
9 2 (1.63%) VBA
9 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (4.88%) MCTS
1 6 (4.88%) MCITP
2 3 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.81%) PMP
3 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) RosettaNet
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 69 (56.10%) SAP
2 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.82%) Oracle
4 16 (13.01%) IBM
5 13 (10.57%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.07%) webMethods
7 4 (3.25%) Cognos
8 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.63%) QAD
9 2 (1.63%) Google
10 1 (0.81%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.81%) Infor
10 1 (0.81%) Aveksa
10 1 (0.81%) ReadSoft
10 1 (0.81%) HP
10 1 (0.81%) BMC
Coventry
Modis International - London
Rate: £385 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
England
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago