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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EDIFACT
Rank 142 161 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.047% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £420
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
955 1024 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.43% 24.19% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 664 472
Median daily rate £375 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 14
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing EDIFACT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Merseyside - 5 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
EDIFACT
England

EDIFACT
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) B2B
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
4 5 (55.56%) SOA
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) FTP
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) BPEL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) JMS
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
6 2 (22.22%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) EDI
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (11.11%) System Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 1 (11.11%) Logistics

EDIFACT
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 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 3 (33.33%) FTP
2 3 (33.33%) SMTP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
1 6 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Messaging Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Web Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) EDI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) EDI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
4 1 (11.11%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) B2B
2 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) BPEL
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle