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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EDIFACT
Rank 630 620 633
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 9 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.063% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.23% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 1
Median daily rate £413 £385 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £420
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15892 16325 15688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.81% 28.00% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11020 11072 9962
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 292 216
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.68 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 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 9 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 28 August 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
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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 -14 8 £413 +3.12% 1
North West +13 6 £450 -12.19%
Liverpool - 5 £450 -
Merseyside - 5 £450 -
London -10 2 £413 +6.45% 1
Cheshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (90.48%) XML
2 12 (57.14%) B2B
3 11 (52.38%) EDI
4 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
6 7 (33.33%) Use Case
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 5 (23.81%) SOA
8 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (19.05%) SOAP
9 4 (19.05%) FTP
9 4 (19.05%) Middleware
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
10 3 (14.29%) SMTP
10 3 (14.29%) ERP
10 3 (14.29%) SQL
10 3 (14.29%) SAP
10 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (14.29%) Logistics
11 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (9.52%) BPEL
11 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle
11 2 (9.52%) JMS
11 2 (9.52%) XML Messaging
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus

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 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.76%) Gentran
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
2 4 (19.05%) FTP
3 3 (14.29%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Integration Architect
3 5 (23.81%) EDI Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Navision Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) EDI Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Messaging Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Web Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (9.52%) EDI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Navision Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
7 1 (4.76%) XML Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) XML
2 11 (52.38%) EDI
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) Middleware
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) JMS
5 2 (9.52%) XML Messaging
6 1 (4.76%) cXML
6 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) B2B
2 7 (33.33%) Use Case
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (9.52%) BPEL
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) EAI
7 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.76%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) RedPrairie
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
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