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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 576 586 519
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -67
Contract jobs citing EDI 80 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.42% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 31
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £44.25 £23.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.29% -39.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £12.45 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £30.00 £49.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £23.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+88.29% -39.74%

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
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
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 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 76 £388 -3.12% 31
London -2 28 £375 -10.71% 9
South East +2 15 £375 +15.38% 4
South West +3 11 £368 -
West Midlands -2 8 £388 -8.82% 4
Surrey -10 6 £375 -
Wiltshire - 6 £335 -
City of London +39 5 £400 +28.00% 2
North West -6 4 £538 +34.43% 6
Buckinghamshire - 4 £500 - 2
Swindon - 4 £338 -
Manchester -15 3 £675 +42.10% 3
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £325 - 1
Redditch - 3 £525 -
Gloucester - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £525 -
East Midlands +12 2 £450 - 2
Berkshire -9 2 £500 -
Weybridge - 2 - -
Reading - 2 £500 -
Cheshire -10 1 £401 +0.12%
North East -42 1 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -48 1 £450 -
Tyne and Wear -50 1 £450 -
Warrington - 1 £401 -
Basingstoke - 1 £350 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £200 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 45 (31.47%) XML
2 44 (30.77%) SAP
3 36 (25.17%) Java
4 34 (23.78%) ERP
5 33 (23.08%) SQL
6 32 (22.38%) Web Services
7 29 (20.28%) REST
8 27 (18.88%) SOAP
9 23 (16.08%) SOA
10 21 (14.69%) FTP
11 20 (13.99%) Finance
12 19 (13.29%) JSON
12 19 (13.29%) HTTP
12 19 (13.29%) WSDL
12 19 (13.29%) IBM
12 19 (13.29%) EAI
12 19 (13.29%) .NET
13 18 (12.59%) Oracle
13 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
13 18 (12.59%) XSLT
14 17 (11.89%) Unix
14 17 (11.89%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (11.89%) Middleware
15 16 (11.19%) HP
15 16 (11.19%) XSD
15 16 (11.19%) SWIFT
16 15 (10.49%) HTML
16 15 (10.49%) HTTPS
16 15 (10.49%) HL7
16 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development

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 17 (11.89%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (9.79%) MQSeries
2 14 (9.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.70%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.20%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (9.79%) SAP SD
2 10 (6.99%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.80%) SAP AFS
3 4 (2.80%) SAP CRM
3 4 (2.80%) SAP SRM
4 3 (2.10%) Infor LN
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.40%) Infor M3
5 2 (1.40%) SAP GTS
5 2 (1.40%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Boomi
1 4 (2.80%) SaaS
2 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
4 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.69%) FTP
2 19 (13.29%) HTTP
3 15 (10.49%) HTTPS
4 14 (9.79%) WinSCP
5 2 (1.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) Intranet
6 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) DTS
2 4 (2.80%) MySQL
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.70%) Big Data
4 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.70%) MS Access
4 1 (0.70%) OLTP
4 1 (0.70%) QlikView
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (9.79%) ClearCase
1 14 (9.79%) XMLSpy
2 5 (3.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.10%) Toad
5 2 (1.40%) git-flow
5 2 (1.40%) Hudson
5 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) LSMW
5 2 (1.40%) Maven
5 2 (1.40%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.70%) ERwin
General
1 20 (13.99%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Billing
2 9 (6.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.50%) Legal
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.10%) Advertising
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (28.67%) Analyst
2 30 (20.98%) Consultant
3 29 (20.28%) Developer
4 21 (14.69%) EDI Analyst
5 20 (13.99%) SAP Consultant
6 12 (8.39%) Architect
6 12 (8.39%) SAP SD Consultant
7 10 (6.99%) EDI Consultant
7 10 (6.99%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.29%) Designer
9 7 (4.90%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) Navision Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) SAP AFS Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Applications Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle Support Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.47%) XML
2 32 (22.38%) Web Services
3 29 (20.28%) REST
4 27 (18.88%) SOAP
5 19 (13.29%) .NET
5 19 (13.29%) JSON
5 19 (13.29%) WSDL
6 18 (12.59%) XSLT
7 17 (11.89%) Middleware
8 16 (11.19%) XSD
9 15 (10.49%) HTML
10 14 (9.79%) JMS
10 14 (9.79%) XSL
11 12 (8.39%) EDIFACT
12 11 (7.69%) CSS
13 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
14 4 (2.80%) HTML5
14 4 (2.80%) SAP PI
14 4 (2.80%) WCF
14 4 (2.80%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) SWIFT
2 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) DataPower
4 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) FMCG
5 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.40%) EPoS
6 2 (1.40%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.70%) EFT
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) iSeries
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Unix
2 11 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.70%) Windows
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.78%) ERP
2 23 (16.08%) SOA
3 19 (13.29%) EAI
4 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.79%) CRM
5 14 (9.79%) Defect Tracking
6 13 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.09%) Logistics
6 13 (9.09%) Project Management
7 11 (7.69%) Change Management
8 10 (6.99%) B2B
9 9 (6.29%) Migration
10 8 (5.59%) Workflow
11 7 (4.90%) Cash Management
11 7 (4.90%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.20%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.20%) ITIL
12 6 (4.20%) Order to Cash
12 6 (4.20%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) Java
2 33 (23.08%) SQL
3 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.69%) PHP
5 8 (5.59%) VB
6 7 (4.90%) XPath
7 5 (3.50%) ABAP
8 4 (2.80%) C#
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.10%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.10%) ActionScript 2.0
9 3 (2.10%) C
9 3 (2.10%) Perl
9 3 (2.10%) SAPscript
9 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.40%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.40%) VBA
11 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.70%) RPG
11 1 (0.70%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 9 (6.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ISEB
2 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.70%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.49%) HL7
2 14 (9.79%) SEPA
3 7 (4.90%) QA
4 3 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.70%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (30.77%) SAP
2 19 (13.29%) IBM
3 18 (12.59%) Oracle
4 16 (11.19%) HP
5 14 (9.79%) Remedy
6 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.50%) NetSuite
8 4 (2.80%) Ariba
8 4 (2.80%) Dell
8 4 (2.80%) IBM Sterling
8 4 (2.80%) Infor
8 4 (2.80%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.10%) Baan
9 3 (2.10%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.10%) MuleSoft
9 3 (2.10%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (1.40%) webMethods
11 1 (0.70%) Pega
11 1 (0.70%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.70%) Tripwire
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