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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 560 541 499
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -42
Contract jobs citing EDI 66 71 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.51% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 50
Average daily rate £313 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £264 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £578 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.38 £57.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -74.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £14.38 £57.10
% change year-on-year
+160.86% -74.82%

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
14606 13867 13355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.39% 26.78% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9219 8392
Average daily rate £400 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 196 274
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 46 £350 -12.50% 21
South East +27 15 £313 -35.89% 7
London +1 13 £375 -11.76% 2
Scotland +7 12 £225 -
Glasgow +16 8 £225 -
West Midlands -15 6 £525 +2.43% 2
Birmingham +1 4 £550 +22.22% 1
Surrey - 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £300 - 1
City of London +35 3 £465 -30.46% 1
South West +6 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire +5 3 £300 -42.85% 1
East of England -3 3 £300 -11.11% 6
North West -18 3 - - 1
Crawley - 3 - - 1
Weybridge - 3 - -
Preston +2 2 - -
Lancashire -1 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £300 -
Faringdon - 2 £300 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £300 -
North East - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £350 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £300 - 1
Norfolk - 2 £300 -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - - 5
Berkshire +8 1 - - 2
Hampshire +5 1 £325 -27.77% 1
Bristol -1 1 - -

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 59 (38.82%) XML
2 50 (32.89%) SQL
3 48 (31.58%) ERP
4 38 (25.00%) Web Services
5 36 (23.68%) Oracle
6 35 (23.03%) SAP
6 35 (23.03%) SOA
6 35 (23.03%) REST
7 33 (21.71%) SOAP
8 29 (19.08%) Finance
9 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
10 25 (16.45%) Java
11 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (14.47%) CRM
13 21 (13.82%) Windows
13 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
13 21 (13.82%) Windows Server
14 19 (12.50%) B2B
14 19 (12.50%) IBM
14 19 (12.50%) Hyperion
14 19 (12.50%) FTP
14 19 (12.50%) EAI
14 19 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 16 (10.53%) Linux
15 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
15 16 (10.53%) HTML
15 16 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (9.87%) Shell Script
16 15 (9.87%) .NET
17 14 (9.21%) XSLT

EDI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (7.24%) MQSeries
4 9 (5.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 8 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (3.95%) Apache
7 2 (1.32%) IIS
7 2 (1.32%) JBoss
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.66%) Gentran
8 1 (0.66%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 13 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.58%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (3.95%) MS Office
3 6 (3.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.55%) SAP SD
2 7 (4.61%) HFM
3 5 (3.29%) BPCS
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.63%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.97%) SAP AFS
5 3 (1.97%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.97%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.97%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (1.32%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.66%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) IaaS
3 1 (0.66%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) FTP
2 11 (7.24%) HTTP
3 9 (5.92%) HTTPS
3 9 (5.92%) WinSCP
4 2 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.89%) Oracle ODI
3 11 (7.24%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.26%) DTS
4 8 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.61%) Essbase
6 5 (3.29%) MySQL
7 4 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.24%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (5.92%) ClearCase
3 9 (5.92%) XMLSpy
4 5 (3.29%) Subversion
5 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.32%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.32%) git-flow
6 2 (1.32%) Hudson
6 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.32%) LSMW
6 2 (1.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.66%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.66%) Toad
7 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (19.08%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.92%) Retail
4 7 (4.61%) Advertising
4 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.95%) Billing
6 5 (3.29%) German Language
7 3 (1.97%) Automotive
7 3 (1.97%) Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Electronics
9 1 (0.66%) Games
9 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (24.34%) Analyst
2 30 (19.74%) Consultant
3 24 (15.79%) Developer
4 20 (13.16%) Architect
5 18 (11.84%) EDI Analyst
6 15 (9.87%) Applications Support
6 15 (9.87%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (7.89%) SAP SD Consultant
8 11 (7.24%) Integration Architect
8 11 (7.24%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.58%) EDI Consultant
10 9 (5.92%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.92%) Data Architect
10 9 (5.92%) Data Integration Architect
11 8 (5.26%) EDI Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Applications Architect
13 6 (3.95%) QA Analyst
14 5 (3.29%) Programmer
14 5 (3.29%) QA Test Analyst
14 5 (3.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.82%) XML
2 38 (25.00%) Web Services
3 35 (23.03%) REST
4 33 (21.71%) SOAP
5 16 (10.53%) HTML
6 15 (9.87%) .NET
7 14 (9.21%) XSLT
8 13 (8.55%) MSMQ
8 13 (8.55%) WCF
9 12 (7.89%) EDIFACT
9 12 (7.89%) JSON
9 12 (7.89%) XSD
9 12 (7.89%) XSL
10 11 (7.24%) AppFabric
10 11 (7.24%) MDX
10 11 (7.24%) WF
11 10 (6.58%) WSDL
12 9 (5.92%) JMS
12 9 (5.92%) Middleware
13 8 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.58%) Data Integration
2 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.92%) SWIFT
3 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.61%) DataPower
5 6 (3.95%) EPoS
6 5 (3.29%) AS400
7 4 (2.63%) iSeries
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) Fintech
9 1 (0.66%) FMCG
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.82%) Windows
1 21 (13.82%) Windows Server
2 16 (10.53%) Linux
3 12 (7.89%) Unix
4 4 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.58%) ERP
2 35 (23.03%) SOA
3 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.47%) CRM
5 19 (12.50%) B2B
5 19 (12.50%) EAI
6 14 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.21%) Project Management
7 12 (7.89%) BPEL
7 12 (7.89%) SDLC
8 11 (7.24%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.58%) API Integration
9 10 (6.58%) B2C
9 10 (6.58%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.92%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (5.26%) Analytics
11 8 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.26%) Data Mapping
11 8 (5.26%) Data Transformation
12 7 (4.61%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.89%) SQL
2 25 (16.45%) Java
3 16 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.87%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
5 11 (7.24%) XPath
6 10 (6.58%) VB
7 8 (5.26%) PHP
8 6 (3.95%) ABAP
8 6 (3.95%) RPG
9 4 (2.63%) C
9 4 (2.63%) Perl
9 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.63%) RPG IV
10 2 (1.32%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.32%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (1.32%) C#
10 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.66%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Degree
2 6 (3.95%) ISEB
2 6 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) CCA
3 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) QA
2 10 (6.58%) HL7
3 9 (5.92%) SEPA
4 2 (1.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.66%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.66%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Control-M
2 9 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (23.68%) Oracle
2 35 (23.03%) SAP
3 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.50%) Hyperion
4 19 (12.50%) IBM
5 13 (8.55%) Baan
6 10 (6.58%) HP
7 9 (5.92%) Concur
7 9 (5.92%) JD Edwards
7 9 (5.92%) Remedy
7 9 (5.92%) Tripwire
8 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.63%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.97%) IFS
10 3 (1.97%) Infor
11 2 (1.32%) webMethods
12 1 (0.66%) hybris
12 1 (0.66%) Software AG
12 1 (0.66%) Sybase
12 1 (0.66%) WSO2
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