The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - 125 128
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.18% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.85% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £415
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
EDI
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
544 586 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.87% 20.60% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 339 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% +68.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.50 £25.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

EDI
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for EDI.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) cXML

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) EDI Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) cXML
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) SAP