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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 251 252 236
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing EDI 10 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £305
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +31.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £30.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+47.50% +17.64%
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
2410 2370 2165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.80% 25.52% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1506 1224
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £500 -
Surrey -4 3 £365 -
Berkshire -9 2 £500 +25.00%
Kent - 1 - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for EDI.

1 9 (40.91%) ERP
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) SAP
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) VB
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
5 4 (18.18%) FTP
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.64%) MS Office
6 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Movex
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Infor M3
1 2 (9.09%) Movex
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.55%) SAP EWM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) EDI Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) EDI Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) EDI Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ERP
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) B2B
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Data Transformation
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Kanban
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) Time Management
2 2 (9.09%) Use Case
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (9.09%) Workflow
2 2 (9.09%) Workflow Management
3 1 (4.55%) Order to Cash
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) VB
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) ActionScript
5 2 (9.09%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (9.09%) PHP 5
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
1 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Baan
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (9.09%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (4.55%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft