The table below looks at the statistics for EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EDIFACT
Rank 611 586 585
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.070% 0.094% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
- +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £52.50
EDIFACT
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
14312 13762 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 27.19% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10114 9039 8922
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 179 187
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.65 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.73 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDIFACT Jobs Demand Trend in England

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EDIFACT across the England region.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Trend in England

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDIFACT across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Histogram in England

EDIFACT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT across the England region.

EDIFACT Hourly Rate Trend in England

EDIFACT
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 EDIFACT within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South West - 6 £335 -
North West -9 3 £600 +50.00%
London -12 1 - -
EDIFACT
UK

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) EDI
3 9 (45.00%) B2B
4 7 (35.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) ERP
7 4 (20.00%) EAI
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) MS Project
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) Cash Management
7 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.00%) Use Case
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
8 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) webMethods
9 2 (10.00%) IBM
9 2 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (10.00%) ActionScript
9 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) XSL
9 2 (10.00%) XSLT
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement

EDIFACT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) EDI Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Navision Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) EDI Developer
5 2 (10.00%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (5.00%) EDI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) EDI Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Navision Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) EDI
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) XSL
4 2 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) JDBC
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) B2B
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 4 (20.00%) EAI
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (10.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (5.00%) ABAP
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) webMethods
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP