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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 524 514 489
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs citing EDI 78 90 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.59% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 25
Average daily rate
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£388 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £239 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -

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
14912 15204 12834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.64% 27.05% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9674 9787 8012
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 227 352
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.64 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +16 71 £400 -9.09% 22
London +2 26 £375 -16.66% 6
West Midlands -7 12 £425 +7.59% 1
South East -9 8 £325 -14.47% 8
North West -11 7 £400 +45.45% 2
East of England +15 5 £413 +6.45%
City of London +21 4 £344 - 1
Surrey +7 4 - - 5
Manchester -7 4 £475 +72.72%
Chertsey - 4 - -
Essex - 4 £413 -
East Midlands -1 2 - - 4
Yorkshire -17 2 £275 -21.42%
West Yorkshire - 2 £275 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £275 - 1
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Warwickshire -9 1 £340 -22.72%
Somerset - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Faringdon - 1 £275 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
Street - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Weybridge - - - -

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 89 (57.79%) SAP
2 32 (20.78%) ERP
3 23 (14.94%) Finance
4 22 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 18 (11.69%) SAP SD
6 15 (9.74%) Project Management
6 15 (9.74%) CRM
6 15 (9.74%) .NET
7 14 (9.09%) XML
8 13 (8.44%) B2B
8 13 (8.44%) Logistics
9 12 (7.79%) ABAP
9 12 (7.79%) Java
9 12 (7.79%) EDIFACT
10 11 (7.14%) Middleware
11 10 (6.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (6.49%) Change Management
11 10 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.49%) VMS
12 9 (5.84%) JMS
12 9 (5.84%) JD Edwards
12 9 (5.84%) Oracle
12 9 (5.84%) ITIL
12 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
12 9 (5.84%) Migration
12 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (5.19%) Line Management
13 8 (5.19%) Billing
13 8 (5.19%) SAP ALE
13 8 (5.19%) PRINCE2

EDI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.95%) SAS
3 2 (1.30%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.30%) Gentran
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (11.69%) SAP SD
2 5 (3.25%) SAP WM
2 5 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.25%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.60%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.95%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.95%) SAP R/3
4 3 (1.95%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.95%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.30%) SAP MDM
5 2 (1.30%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.30%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.65%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.65%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.65%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) FTP
1 2 (1.30%) HTTP
1 2 (1.30%) SMTP
1 2 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) DHCP
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) QlikView
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) LSMW
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.65%) NWDS
General
1 23 (14.94%) Finance
2 22 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (5.19%) Billing
5 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
6 4 (2.60%) Retail
7 3 (1.95%) French Language
7 3 (1.95%) Electronics
7 3 (1.95%) Automotive
8 2 (1.30%) Advertising
8 2 (1.30%) Korean Language
8 2 (1.30%) Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (33.77%) Consultant
2 38 (24.68%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (19.48%) Analyst
4 16 (10.39%) Developer
5 14 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.44%) EDI Analyst
6 13 (8.44%) EDI Consultant
7 11 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
8 10 (6.49%) Architect
9 9 (5.84%) SAP EDI Consultant
10 8 (5.19%) EDI Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.25%) SAP Manager
12 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Developer
13 4 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
13 4 (2.60%) Support Analyst
13 4 (2.60%) Service Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Applications Support Analyst
13 4 (2.60%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.74%) .NET
2 14 (9.09%) XML
3 12 (7.79%) EDIFACT
4 11 (7.14%) Middleware
5 9 (5.84%) JMS
6 8 (5.19%) SAP ALE
7 7 (4.55%) Web Services
7 7 (4.55%) J2EE
8 5 (3.25%) WCF
8 5 (3.25%) REST
9 4 (2.60%) SAP PI
10 3 (1.95%) RESTful
10 3 (1.95%) HTML
10 3 (1.95%) BAPI
11 2 (1.30%) JSON
11 2 (1.30%) XML Messaging
11 2 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (1.30%) SOAP
11 2 (1.30%) XSLT
12 1 (0.65%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.55%) FMCG
3 4 (2.60%) TRADACOMS
3 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.60%) Statistics
4 3 (1.95%) Clustering
4 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.95%) iSeries
5 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.65%) DTV
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) VMS
2 5 (3.25%) Windows
3 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.65%) OS/400
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) ERP
2 15 (9.74%) CRM
2 15 (9.74%) Project Management
3 13 (8.44%) B2B
3 13 (8.44%) Logistics
4 10 (6.49%) Change Management
4 10 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (5.84%) ITIL
5 9 (5.84%) Migration
6 8 (5.19%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.19%) SOA
6 8 (5.19%) Line Management
7 7 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.25%) EAI
10 4 (2.60%) ETL
10 4 (2.60%) Integration Testing
10 4 (2.60%) Operations Management
11 3 (1.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.79%) Java
1 12 (7.79%) ABAP
2 5 (3.25%) C
3 4 (2.60%) VB
4 3 (1.95%) SQL
5 2 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (1.30%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.30%) Pascal
5 2 (1.30%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.65%) PHP5
6 1 (0.65%) C++
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.25%) PMP
1 5 (3.25%) PMI Certification
1 5 (3.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) SAP Certification
2 3 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.30%) HND
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.65%) GAAP
2 1 (0.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (57.79%) SAP
2 9 (5.84%) JD Edwards
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle
3 7 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.95%) IBM
4 3 (1.95%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.30%) Northgate
5 2 (1.30%) Civica
5 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.30%) JDA
5 2 (1.30%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.30%) Infor
5 2 (1.30%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter
6 1 (0.65%) Ariba
6 1 (0.65%) Zend
6 1 (0.65%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (0.65%) webMethods
6 1 (0.65%) Remedy
6 1 (0.65%) OpenText
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