The first table below looks at the demand for EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EDIFACT
Rank 247 236 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.012% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
EDIFACT
England

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

EDIFACT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EDIFACT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EDIFACT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EDIFACT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 3 (100.00%) EDI
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

EDIFACT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SAP EDI Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EDI Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) EDI
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) OLE DB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) XPath
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft