The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had EDI Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Specialist
Rank - 651 633
Contract jobs requiring an EDI Specialist 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.007% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £413 £420
% change year-on-year
- -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

EDI Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured EDI Specialist in the job title.

EDI Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EDI Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EDI Specialist within the UK.

EDI Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EDI Specialist Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, EDI Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring EDI Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) Movex
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Infor M3
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle

EDI Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Infor M3
1 2 (50.00%) Movex
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle