The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 95 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing EDI 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.072% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
384 387 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.12% 28.04% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 244 151
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +328.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

EDI
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 2 (50.00%) ABAP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) EDI Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP EDI Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) SEEBURGER