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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank - - 130
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £30.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+47.50% +17.64%
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
652 632 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.52% 20.89% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 491
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £261 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 6
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) XSD
1 8 (66.67%) XSL
1 8 (66.67%) XSLT
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
1 8 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 8 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 8 (66.67%) JMS
1 8 (66.67%) EAI
1 8 (66.67%) SOA
1 8 (66.67%) FTP
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) WSDL
1 8 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) XMLSpy
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
1 8 (66.67%) HL7
1 8 (66.67%) DataPower
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (66.67%) SWIFT
1 8 (66.67%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (16.67%) SAP AFS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) FTP
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 8 (66.67%) WinSCP
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 8 (66.67%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SAP AFS Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JMS
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
1 8 (66.67%) REST
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) WSDL
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) XSD
1 8 (66.67%) XSL
1 8 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) DataPower
1 8 (66.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
1 8 (66.67%) EAI
1 8 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) HL7
1 8 (66.67%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) SAP