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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 117 124
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.47% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.89% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £415
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -27.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
- +160.86%

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
531 635 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.62% 24.90% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 349 364
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.11% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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