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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDI 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.55% - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.71% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £538 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.68% 23.60% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 5
Median daily rate £410 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) ABAP
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JMS
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 2 (22.22%) XSLT
5 2 (22.22%) PLM
5 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Axis
5 2 (22.22%) Lean Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
5 2 (22.22%) SAP MII
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) REST

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 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Retail
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MII
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Architect
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP PI Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP SCM Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Axis
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JMS
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Lean Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) PLM
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) PDM
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Ariba
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle