The table below looks at the statistics for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 546 488 481
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -7
Contract jobs citing EDI 66 86 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.57% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 43
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £312 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £504 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.44%

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
15477 15084 15543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.81% 28.64% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9801 9697 9556
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 56 £375 - 18
East of England -14 15 £288 - 2
London 0 13 £373 -9.69% 5
South East -23 11 £420 +16.66% 4
Bedfordshire - 10 £288 -
West Midlands -2 7 £405 +15.71% 1
Peterborough +12 4 £273 -
North West -3 4 £425 +21.42% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £273 -
West Sussex - 4 £420 -
Scotland - 4 £325 -
Hampshire -7 3 - -
Manchester -10 3 £425 +21.42% 2
Coventry - 3 £385 - 1
East Midlands -2 2 £600 +47.23% 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £600 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Berkshire +4 1 £310 - 2
Surrey -16 1 £475 +31.94%
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £400 -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - - 2

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EDI 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 EDI.

1 67 (47.52%) SAP
2 32 (22.70%) XML
3 30 (21.28%) SQL
4 25 (17.73%) ERP
5 23 (16.31%) ABAP
5 23 (16.31%) SQL Server
6 22 (15.60%) Oracle
6 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (14.89%) SOAP
8 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (14.18%) SAP SD
9 19 (13.48%) IBM
10 18 (12.77%) Middleware
10 18 (12.77%) CRM
11 17 (12.06%) Java
12 16 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (10.64%) B2B
13 15 (10.64%) FTP
13 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database
14 14 (9.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 13 (9.22%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (9.22%) EDIFACT
16 12 (8.51%) UNIX
17 11 (7.80%) Windows
17 11 (7.80%) Web Services
17 11 (7.80%) Oracle EBS
17 11 (7.80%) Manufacturing
17 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (7.80%) SAP PI
17 11 (7.80%) SWIFT

EDI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EDI 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 EDI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.42%) SAS
4 2 (1.42%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.71%) Lync
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (14.18%) SAP SD
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.96%) SAP ERP
4 5 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (3.55%) SAP CO
4 5 (3.55%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (2.84%) MFGPRO
6 3 (2.13%) SAP MM
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.42%) Agresso
7 2 (1.42%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.71%) SAP CS
8 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.71%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Heroku
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.64%) FTP
2 10 (7.09%) HTTP
3 9 (6.38%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) SSH
5 3 (2.13%) WAN
5 3 (2.13%) NAS
6 2 (1.42%) VoIP
6 2 (1.42%) Network Security
6 2 (1.42%) Extranet
6 2 (1.42%) Firewall
7 1 (0.71%) Wireless
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
7 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.71%) Broadband
7 1 (0.71%) ISDN
7 1 (0.71%) LAN
7 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.71%) SAN
7 1 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.84%) MS Access
6 4 (2.84%) SAP BW
7 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.13%) EDMS
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.42%) Informix
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.71%) ReportNet
9 1 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.71%) PVCS
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.71%) Toad
3 1 (0.71%) XMLSpy
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (7.80%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.09%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Automotive
4 2 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.42%) Back Office
4 2 (1.42%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Korean Language
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (24.82%) Consultant
2 25 (17.73%) Analyst
3 24 (17.02%) Developer
4 19 (13.48%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.80%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.38%) Architect
7 9 (6.38%) EDI Consultant
8 7 (4.96%) SAP EDI Consultant
8 7 (4.96%) SAP PI Consultant
8 7 (4.96%) SAP Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (3.55%) EDI Project Manager
10 4 (2.84%) EDI Business Analyst
10 4 (2.84%) Middleware Specialist
10 4 (2.84%) EDI Analyst
10 4 (2.84%) SAP Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.84%) webMethods Developer
10 4 (2.84%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) XML
2 21 (14.89%) SOAP
3 18 (12.77%) Middleware
4 14 (9.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 13 (9.22%) EDIFACT
6 11 (7.80%) Web Services
6 11 (7.80%) SAP PI
7 10 (7.09%) jQuery
8 9 (6.38%) XSD
8 9 (6.38%) WSDL
9 8 (5.67%) Spring
9 8 (5.67%) JMS
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (5.67%) REST
10 7 (4.96%) SAP ALE
11 6 (4.26%) .NET
12 5 (3.55%) SAP Smart Forms
13 4 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (2.84%) XSLT
13 4 (2.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) SWIFT
2 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.55%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.84%) FMCG
3 4 (2.84%) DataPower
4 2 (1.42%) iSeries
4 2 (1.42%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (1.42%) AS400
4 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.42%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
5 1 (0.71%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.51%) UNIX
2 11 (7.80%) Windows
3 4 (2.84%) Linux
4 3 (2.13%) AIX
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) zOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.73%) ERP
2 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (12.77%) CRM
4 15 (10.64%) B2B
5 10 (7.09%) SOA
5 10 (7.09%) Workflow
5 10 (7.09%) BPEL
5 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
6 9 (6.38%) BPMN
6 9 (6.38%) EAI
7 8 (5.67%) Project Management
7 8 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.96%) ITIL
9 6 (4.26%) Document Management
9 6 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (3.55%) Logistics
10 5 (3.55%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.28%) SQL
2 23 (16.31%) ABAP
3 17 (12.06%) Java
4 10 (7.09%) XPath
5 8 (5.67%) Groovy
5 8 (5.67%) XQuery
6 7 (4.96%) ActionScript
6 7 (4.96%) C#
6 7 (4.96%) ActionScript 2.0
7 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.84%) VBA
8 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.84%) VB
8 4 (2.84%) SAPscript
8 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.13%) Perl
10 2 (1.42%) C
10 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.42%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.26%) MCTS
2 6 (4.26%) MCITP
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMP
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.71%) CCNP
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) RosettaNet
2 3 (2.13%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.42%) vSphere
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.71%) WSUS
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (47.52%) SAP
2 22 (15.60%) Oracle
2 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.48%) IBM
4 13 (9.22%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.55%) webMethods
6 4 (2.84%) Cognos
7 3 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.13%) Adobe
7 3 (2.13%) TARGIT
8 2 (1.42%) QAD
8 2 (1.42%) VMware
8 2 (1.42%) Google
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.42%) Symantec
8 2 (1.42%) EMC
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix
9 1 (0.71%) BMC
9 1 (0.71%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
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