The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 549 570 551
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Contract jobs citing EDI 94 71 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 30
Median daily rate £425 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £503 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.25 £30.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £30.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+47.50% +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15063 15371 15061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10626 10275 9847
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

EDI
Daily Rate Trend

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EDI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

EDI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EDI
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

EDI Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

EDI
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +36 91 £425 +6.25% 23
London +32 40 £400 -8.57% 4
West Midlands -10 15 £400 +6.66% 6
City of London +48 11 £463 +32.14%
South East +5 10 £500 +33.33% 3
South West +8 9 £400 - 3
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £500 - 1
Manchester -10 4 £675 +58.82% 4
North West -18 4 £675 +68.75% 5
Wiltshire - 4 £368 -
Surrey -3 3 £365 -
Worcestershire -6 3 £525 +50.00% 1
Birmingham - 3 £450 - 4
Wolverhampton - 3 £600 -
Staffordshire - 3 £200 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Gloucester - 3 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £200 - 1
Swindon - 3 £400 -
Redditch - 3 £525 -
East of England +12 2 £418 -2.16% 2
Berkshire -12 2 £500 +25.00%
Weybridge - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £418 -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Midlands - 2 £550 -
Norfolk - 2 £418 -
East Midlands +3 1 £450 +16.12%
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £450 +16.12%
Warwickshire -7 1 £600 +100.00%

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for EDI.

1 51 (32.08%) SAP
2 42 (26.42%) XML
3 32 (20.13%) SQL
4 31 (19.50%) Finance
5 29 (18.24%) Java
5 29 (18.24%) ERP
6 27 (16.98%) Web Services
7 23 (14.47%) REST
8 22 (13.84%) SOA
9 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (13.21%) SOAP
10 20 (12.58%) FTP
10 20 (12.58%) Logistics
11 19 (11.95%) HTTP
11 19 (11.95%) WSDL
11 19 (11.95%) XSLT
11 19 (11.95%) IBM
12 18 (11.32%) .NET
13 17 (10.69%) Unix
13 17 (10.69%) Middleware
13 17 (10.69%) JSON
14 16 (10.06%) HP
14 16 (10.06%) EAI
14 16 (10.06%) Oracle
14 16 (10.06%) XSD
14 16 (10.06%) SWIFT
15 15 (9.43%) HL7
15 15 (9.43%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 15 (9.43%) MQSeries
15 15 (9.43%) HTTPS

EDI
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.43%) MQSeries
1 15 (9.43%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 14 (8.81%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) Gentran
5 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.81%) SAP SD
2 11 (6.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.77%) SAP MII
4 5 (3.14%) SAP SRM
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.52%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.89%) Infor LN
6 3 (1.89%) Infor M3
6 3 (1.89%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.89%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Boomi
2 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) FTP
2 19 (11.95%) HTTP
3 15 (9.43%) HTTPS
4 14 (8.81%) WinSCP
5 2 (1.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) Internet
6 1 (0.63%) Intranet
6 1 (0.63%) SSL
6 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) SAP Data Services
1 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.26%) Big Data
4 2 (1.26%) MySQL
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) DB2
5 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.63%) MS Access
5 1 (0.63%) OLTP
5 1 (0.63%) QlikView
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) ClearCase
1 14 (8.81%) XMLSpy
2 6 (3.77%) ERwin
2 6 (3.77%) LSMW
3 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 3 (1.89%) Toad
5 2 (1.26%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.26%) Subversion
5 2 (1.26%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (19.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.43%) Manufacturing
2 15 (9.43%) Retail
3 8 (5.03%) Billing
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Legal
5 4 (2.52%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
6 3 (1.89%) Automotive
6 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 3 (1.89%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.63%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (29.56%) Analyst
2 36 (22.64%) Consultant
3 33 (20.75%) Developer
4 24 (15.09%) SAP Consultant
5 22 (13.84%) EDI Analyst
6 18 (11.32%) Architect
7 12 (7.55%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.55%) EDI Consultant
8 11 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.92%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) SAP SD Consultant
10 9 (5.66%) Designer
11 7 (4.40%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Lead Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Navision Consultant
11 7 (4.40%) SAP Analyst
12 6 (3.77%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.77%) SAP Architect
12 6 (3.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.14%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (26.42%) XML
2 27 (16.98%) Web Services
3 23 (14.47%) REST
4 21 (13.21%) SOAP
5 19 (11.95%) WSDL
5 19 (11.95%) XSLT
6 18 (11.32%) .NET
7 17 (10.69%) JSON
7 17 (10.69%) Middleware
8 16 (10.06%) XSD
9 14 (8.81%) JMS
9 14 (8.81%) XSL
10 12 (7.55%) EDIFACT
11 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET
11 10 (6.29%) HTML
12 9 (5.66%) CSS
13 4 (2.52%) SAP PI
13 4 (2.52%) WCF
13 4 (2.52%) WF
14 3 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) SWIFT
2 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) DataPower
4 4 (2.52%) FMCG
5 3 (1.89%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.89%) LIMS
6 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.26%) EPoS
6 2 (1.26%) Fintech
6 2 (1.26%) iSeries
7 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.63%) EFT
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) Unix
2 8 (5.03%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.24%) ERP
2 22 (13.84%) SOA
3 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (12.58%) Logistics
5 16 (10.06%) EAI
6 15 (9.43%) Migration
7 14 (8.81%) Defect Tracking
8 13 (8.18%) B2B
9 12 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.55%) Change Management
9 12 (7.55%) CRM
10 10 (6.29%) Project Management
11 9 (5.66%) Data Architecture
11 9 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.03%) Quality Management
13 7 (4.40%) Data Management
13 7 (4.40%) Data Modelling
13 7 (4.40%) Order to Cash
13 7 (4.40%) SDLC
13 7 (4.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.13%) SQL
2 29 (18.24%) Java
3 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.66%) ABAP
4 9 (5.66%) C#
5 7 (4.40%) PHP
6 4 (2.52%) ActionScript
6 4 (2.52%) ActionScript 2.0
6 4 (2.52%) C
6 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.52%) VB
7 3 (1.89%) Perl
7 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.89%) XPath
8 2 (1.26%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.26%) RPG
8 2 (1.26%) SAPscript
8 2 (1.26%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.89%) ISEB
2 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.63%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) HL7
2 14 (8.81%) SEPA
3 7 (4.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.89%) QA
4 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (32.08%) SAP
2 19 (11.95%) IBM
3 16 (10.06%) HP
3 16 (10.06%) Oracle
4 14 (8.81%) Remedy
5 8 (5.03%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.14%) Ariba
6 5 (3.14%) NetSuite
7 4 (2.52%) Dell
7 4 (2.52%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (2.52%) Infor
8 3 (1.89%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.89%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.89%) SEEBURGER
9 2 (1.26%) Baan
9 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.63%) Axway
10 1 (0.63%) Intel
10 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
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