The first table below looks at the demand for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 17 April 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 London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 385 367 419
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +52
Contract jobs citing EDI 27 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.051% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
Average daily rate £450 £1,000 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +110.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £60.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7050 6222 7714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.11% 28.77% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5075 4508 5114
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.50 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
EDI
England

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in London

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in London

EDI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram in London

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in London

EDI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -9 2 - - 2
Hillingdon - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Croydon - - - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (70.45%) SAP
2 18 (40.91%) XML
3 14 (31.82%) SOAP
4 11 (25.00%) ERP
4 11 (25.00%) IBM
4 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 11 (25.00%) SWIFT
5 10 (22.73%) SAP PI
5 10 (22.73%) RosettaNet
5 10 (22.73%) Middleware
5 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 10 (22.73%) ABAP
6 7 (15.91%) SAP SD
7 6 (13.64%) CRM
7 6 (13.64%) SAP ERP
8 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (11.36%) Web Services
8 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.09%) SOA
9 4 (9.09%) webMethods
9 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
9 4 (9.09%) Java
9 4 (9.09%) Oracle
9 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 4 (9.09%) TDD
9 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
9 4 (9.09%) Waterfall

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (6.82%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) SAP SD
2 6 (13.64%) SAP ERP
3 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
4 3 (6.82%) SAP PP
4 3 (6.82%) SAP FI
4 3 (6.82%) SAP LE
4 3 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (6.82%) SAP CO
4 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (4.55%) SAP PP-PI
5 2 (4.55%) SAP R/3
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SMS
1 2 (4.55%) FTP
1 2 (4.55%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) DB2
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.27%) LSMW
General
1 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) SAP Manager
4 6 (13.64%) SAP PI Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Manager
6 4 (9.09%) SAP SD Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) SAP PP Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) webMethods Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) XML
2 14 (31.82%) SOAP
3 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (22.73%) SAP PI
4 10 (22.73%) Middleware
5 5 (11.36%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) XSD
6 3 (6.82%) JMS
6 3 (6.82%) EDIFACT
6 3 (6.82%) JDBC
6 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
6 3 (6.82%) REST
7 2 (4.55%) HTML5
7 2 (4.55%) jQuery
7 2 (4.55%) Ajax
7 2 (4.55%) SAP ALE
7 2 (4.55%) JSON
7 2 (4.55%) WSDL
7 2 (4.55%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) UNIX
1 2 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (13.64%) CRM
3 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.09%) SOA
4 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.82%) Time Management
5 3 (6.82%) Logistics
5 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Service Management
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
6 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
1 10 (22.73%) ABAP
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) ActionScript
4 2 (4.55%) SAPscript
4 2 (4.55%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.27%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) SAP
2 11 (25.00%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) webMethods
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) SEEBURGER
4 3 (6.82%) Green Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.55%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) TIBCO