The table below looks at the statistics for EDIFACT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EDIFACT
Rank 634 621 620
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 9 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.036% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.13% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
15063 15371 15061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10626 10275 9847
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing EDIFACT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDIFACT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EDIFACT
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK.

EDIFACT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EDIFACT
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -1 8 £400 - 2
South West - 4 £368 -
Wiltshire - 3 £368 -
Swindon - 2 £400 -
London +7 1 £400 +3.22%
North West -18 1 £600 +50.00%
South East - 1 £350 -
Liverpool - 1 £600 -
Merseyside - 1 £600 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Slough - 1 £350 -

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) EDI
3 8 (40.00%) B2B
4 7 (35.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) ERP
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Use Case
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (10.00%) EAI
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) MS Project
8 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.00%) Middleware
8 2 (10.00%) Logistics

EDIFACT
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 1 (5.00%) Gentran
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) FTP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) EDI Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Navision Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) EDI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) EDI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP PI Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
6 1 (5.00%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) EDI
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) XSD
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) EAI
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.00%) webMethods