The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 403 410 393
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing EDI 12 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 9
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£438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £375 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £523 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £419
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -14.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
EDI
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7391 7839 7778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.15% 31.20% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5314 5678 5442
Average daily rate £415 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.88 £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 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 23 September 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 23 September 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
City of London +17 2 - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Woodford Green - - - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (44.74%) XML
2 16 (42.11%) SAP
3 12 (31.58%) ERP
3 12 (31.58%) Oracle
4 11 (28.95%) SOAP
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
5 9 (23.68%) jQuery
5 9 (23.68%) EAI
5 9 (23.68%) SOA
5 9 (23.68%) FTP
5 9 (23.68%) WSDL
5 9 (23.68%) B2B
6 8 (21.05%) XQuery
6 8 (21.05%) HTTP
6 8 (21.05%) Internet
6 8 (21.05%) Middleware
6 8 (21.05%) Web Services
6 8 (21.05%) JMS
6 8 (21.05%) XSD
6 8 (21.05%) Java
6 8 (21.05%) SQL
6 8 (21.05%) BPMN
6 8 (21.05%) XPath
6 8 (21.05%) Spring
6 8 (21.05%) BPEL
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (21.05%) REST
6 8 (21.05%) Groovy
6 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.26%) SAP MM
3 2 (5.26%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.63%) SAP GTS
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.63%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) FTP
2 8 (21.05%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) Extranet
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SAP PI Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) EDI Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SOA Architect
7 2 (5.26%) SOA Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) EDI Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) EDI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) XML
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 9 (23.68%) WSDL
3 9 (23.68%) jQuery
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (21.05%) REST
4 8 (21.05%) Spring
4 8 (21.05%) Middleware
4 8 (21.05%) Web Services
4 8 (21.05%) XSD
4 8 (21.05%) JMS
5 5 (13.16%) SAP PI
6 3 (7.89%) XSLT
7 2 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (5.26%) EDIFACT
7 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (2.63%) HTML5
8 1 (2.63%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (2.63%) cXML
8 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) FMCG
3 2 (5.26%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ERP
2 9 (23.68%) EAI
2 9 (23.68%) SOA
2 9 (23.68%) B2B
3 8 (21.05%) BPEL
3 8 (21.05%) BPMN
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) CRM
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Java
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
1 8 (21.05%) XQuery
1 8 (21.05%) XPath
1 8 (21.05%) Groovy
2 3 (7.89%) ABAP
2 3 (7.89%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.63%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) PMP
1 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) RosettaNet
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) SAP
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.89%) Cognos
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Aveksa
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe