The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
England / Midlands
Rank 19 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDI 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.50% - 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £325 £383
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -15.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year
- +233.33%

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 11 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.83% 8.40% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
Median daily rate £600 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing EDI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EDI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for EDI.

1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 9 (81.82%) ABAP
3 4 (36.36%) SAP MM
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Axis
4 3 (27.27%) SAP PI
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
4 3 (27.27%) JMS
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 3 (27.27%) JDBC
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
5 2 (18.18%) Billing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Spring
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (9.09%) Degree

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP MM
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Retail
2 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BW
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
1 9 (81.82%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SAP PI Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) ABAP Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SAP SCM Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Axis
2 3 (27.27%) JDBC
2 3 (27.27%) JMS
2 3 (27.27%) SAP PI
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) ABAP
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft