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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 522 551 512
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -39
Contract jobs citing EDI 108 65 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 31 38
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £275 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00

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
16432 15759 15480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.87% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 10009 9954
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 215 266
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +24 89 £413 +10.00% 19
South East +7 29 £413 +13.01% 3
London +4 25 £440 +18.12% 2
Surrey - 13 £419 -
West Midlands +13 12 £388 -4.32% 8
Buckinghamshire - 11 £444 - 1
North West -24 10 £400 -5.88% 3
Wales - 10 £385 -
Cardiff - 9 £385 -
South Wales - 9 £385 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £475 -
Weybridge - 8 £419 -
Cheshire - 7 £388 - 1
Warrington - 6 £375 - 1
Coventry +3 5 £400 +3.89%
East of England -4 5 £475 +58.33% 1
Berkshire 0 4 £400 +29.03%
East Midlands -11 4 £425 -29.16%
Warwickshire +10 3 £300 -33.33%
Hertfordshire +7 3 £475 +18.75%
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £388 -35.41%
City of London - 3 £425 - 1
Bracknell - 3 - -
Bedfordshire +4 2 - -
Watford +1 2 £475 +18.75%
Manchester -20 2 £450 +5.88% 2
Brentford - 2 £418 -
Hampshire -4 1 - - 1
Nottingham -7 1 - -
Sutton-in-Ashfield - 1 £425 -

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 58 (34.73%) XML
2 51 (30.54%) SAP
3 39 (23.35%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (19.16%) EDIFACT
5 28 (16.77%) SQL Server
6 27 (16.17%) Project Management
7 25 (14.97%) Web Services
8 23 (13.77%) .NET
9 22 (13.17%) Microsoft
10 20 (11.98%) SQL
10 20 (11.98%) Migration
11 19 (11.38%) Finance
12 18 (10.78%) WCF
12 18 (10.78%) Oracle
13 17 (10.18%) ETL
13 17 (10.18%) Data Migration
14 16 (9.58%) ERP
15 14 (8.38%) Red Hat
16 12 (7.19%) JMS
16 12 (7.19%) XSLT
17 11 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (6.59%) ITIL
17 11 (6.59%) ABAP
17 11 (6.59%) SOA
17 11 (6.59%) Citrix
17 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
18 10 (5.99%) XML Messaging
18 10 (5.99%) Manufacturing
18 10 (5.99%) Fiorano
18 10 (5.99%) Load Balancing

EDI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 39 (23.35%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.79%) JBoss
3 7 (4.19%) Apache
3 7 (4.19%) MQSeries
3 7 (4.19%) IIS
4 3 (1.80%) Gentran
4 3 (1.80%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.60%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.60%) Mule
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.99%) SAP SD
2 7 (4.19%) SAP MM
2 7 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.80%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.20%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.60%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.60%) Movex
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.60%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.60%) SAP CCM
6 1 (0.60%) SAP HUM
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
1 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) FTP
2 7 (4.19%) HTTP
2 7 (4.19%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.80%) SMTP
4 2 (1.20%) X.400
4 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.60%) LAN
5 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.60%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Fiddler
1 7 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) LSMW
3 1 (0.60%) PROIV
3 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (11.38%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.59%) Retail
4 6 (3.59%) German Language
5 4 (2.40%) Banking
5 4 (2.40%) French Language
5 4 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (1.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 49 (29.34%) Consultant
2 40 (23.95%) Developer
3 20 (11.98%) Analyst
3 20 (11.98%) SAP Consultant
4 19 (11.38%) EDI Consultant
5 18 (10.78%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.98%) BizTalk Developer
7 12 (7.19%) EDI Developer
8 9 (5.39%) BizTalk Consultant
9 7 (4.19%) EDI Analyst
10 6 (3.59%) Architect
10 6 (3.59%) Administrator
10 6 (3.59%) SAP EDI Consultant
10 6 (3.59%) Technical Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Integration Project Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Integration Manager
11 5 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Data Manager
11 5 (2.99%) SAP SD Consultant
12 4 (2.40%) Clinical Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (34.73%) XML
2 32 (19.16%) EDIFACT
3 25 (14.97%) Web Services
4 23 (13.77%) .NET
5 18 (10.78%) WCF
6 12 (7.19%) XSLT
6 12 (7.19%) JMS
7 10 (5.99%) XSD
7 10 (5.99%) XML Messaging
8 7 (4.19%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.19%) MSMQ
9 6 (3.59%) HTML
9 6 (3.59%) SAP ALE
10 5 (2.99%) Middleware
10 5 (2.99%) REST
11 4 (2.40%) BAPI
11 4 (2.40%) XSL
11 4 (2.40%) J2EE
12 3 (1.80%) SOAP
12 3 (1.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.99%) PACS
1 10 (5.99%) Data Integration
2 8 (4.79%) NHS
3 6 (3.59%) FMCG
3 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.80%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.80%) AS400
4 3 (1.80%) Clustering
4 3 (1.80%) Statistics
4 3 (1.80%) Life Science
5 2 (1.20%) iSeries
5 2 (1.20%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.60%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.39%) UNIX
2 6 (3.59%) HPUX
3 3 (1.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.60%) OS/400
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) Project Management
2 20 (11.98%) Migration
3 17 (10.18%) ETL
3 17 (10.18%) Data Migration
4 16 (9.58%) ERP
5 11 (6.59%) ITIL
5 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (6.59%) SOA
6 10 (5.99%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.39%) Integration Testing
7 9 (5.39%) Data Mapping
8 8 (4.79%) CRM
8 8 (4.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.19%) EAI
9 7 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (4.19%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.59%) B2B
10 6 (3.59%) Logistics
11 5 (2.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.98%) SQL
2 11 (6.59%) ABAP
3 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
4 9 (5.39%) C#
5 8 (4.79%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.79%) C
6 6 (3.59%) ActionScript 2.0
6 6 (3.59%) ActionScript
6 6 (3.59%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.59%) Perl
7 5 (2.99%) Java
8 3 (1.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.20%) RPG
9 2 (1.20%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.60%) XPath
10 1 (0.60%) PHP5
10 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.60%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) PMP
3 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.20%) HND
3 2 (1.20%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ACCA
4 1 (0.60%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) HL7
1 10 (5.99%) DICOM
2 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.60%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.60%) XenApp
1 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 51 (30.54%) SAP
2 22 (13.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.78%) Oracle
4 14 (8.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.59%) Citrix
6 10 (5.99%) IBM
6 10 (5.99%) Fiorano
7 8 (4.79%) Ariba
8 4 (2.40%) Epicor
9 3 (1.80%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.20%) OpenText
10 2 (1.20%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.20%) HP
11 1 (0.60%) EMC
11 1 (0.60%) Informatica
11 1 (0.60%) Cognos
11 1 (0.60%) Cisco
11 1 (0.60%) webMethods
11 1 (0.60%) Mercator
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