The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 228 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing EDI 11 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 1.22% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Average daily rate
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£420 £360 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £385 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £415
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%
EDI
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2271 2211 2302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.77% 24.89% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1242 1182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 81
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EDI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the South East region.

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EDI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
West Sussex - 4 £420 -
Hampshire -14 3 - -
Berkshire -1 1 £310 - 2
Surrey -9 1 £475 +31.94%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EDI 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 EDI.

1 13 (56.52%) SAP
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) EDIFACT
4 6 (26.09%) Middleware
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) ABAP
5 5 (21.74%) UNIX
6 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 4 (17.39%) SSH
6 4 (17.39%) SAP ALE
6 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
6 4 (17.39%) SAP SD
6 4 (17.39%) FTP
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) SAP FI
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) MS Office
7 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 3 (13.04%) SAP CO
7 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (8.70%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (8.70%) BAPI
8 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
8 2 (8.70%) AS400
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EDI 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 EDI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP SD
2 3 (13.04%) SAP FI
2 3 (13.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (13.04%) SAP CO
3 2 (8.70%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
3 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) XMLSpy
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Korean Language
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Middleware Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) EDI Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SAP EDI Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) EDI Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) EDI Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) EDI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) EDIFACT
2 6 (26.09%) Middleware
3 4 (17.39%) SAP ALE
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (8.70%) BAPI
5 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ETL
1 3 (13.04%) Workflow
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.70%) OO
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Web Development
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
3 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) ABAP
3 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
4 2 (8.70%) SAPscript
4 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) SAP
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) IBM