The table below looks at the statistics for EDIFACT skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EDIFACT
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.052% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £420 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
EDIFACT
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
829 735 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.66% 24.48% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 438 423
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £28.75 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

EDIFACT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EDIFACT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDIFACT across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

EDIFACT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 £600 -
EDIFACT
England

EDIFACT
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 5 (100.00%) EDI
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (60.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) webMethods
5 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (20.00%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (20.00%) FMCG
5 1 (20.00%) Java

EDIFACT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) EDI Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) EDI Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) EDI
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (60.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) webMethods
2 1 (20.00%) SEEBURGER