The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 163 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs citing EDI 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.19% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.85% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £538 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £23.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+88.29% -39.74%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
930 828 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.77% 22.74% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 531 410
Median daily rate £399 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 4
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.83 £27.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £45.50 £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EDI
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

EDI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 3 £675 +42.10% 3
Cheshire -7 1 £401 +0.12%
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 North West region with a requirement for EDI.

1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) OLTP
3 1 (16.67%) EFT
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Billing

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Director
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EFT
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 2 (33.33%) Product Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Internet Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Sterling
1 2 (33.33%) SAP