The table below looks at the statistics for EDIFACT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDIFACT 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
EDIFACT
Rank 594 605 589
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 36 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.019% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.070% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 6
Average daily rate
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£385 £420 £487
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £420 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
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% -

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT 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 +4 23 £400 -4.76% 2
Wales - 10 £385 -
Cardiff - 9 £385 -
South Wales - 9 £385 -
London -2 8 £388 - 1
West Midlands - 8 £388 -
Coventry - 5 £400 -
Warwickshire - 3 £300 -
East of England - 3 - -
North West - 2 £513 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £440 - 1
Brentford - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Kenilworth - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 £600 -

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 32 (64.00%) EDI
2 25 (50.00%) XML
3 17 (34.00%) SAP
4 16 (32.00%) Migration
5 13 (26.00%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (20.00%) Citrix
6 10 (20.00%) XML Messaging
6 10 (20.00%) ETL
6 10 (20.00%) IBM
6 10 (20.00%) Fiorano
6 10 (20.00%) PACS
6 10 (20.00%) HL7
6 10 (20.00%) DICOM
6 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
7 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (16.00%) NHS
8 8 (16.00%) JBoss
9 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.00%) FTP
9 7 (14.00%) HTTP
9 7 (14.00%) Logistics
10 6 (12.00%) JSON
10 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.00%) Use Case
10 6 (12.00%) ActionScript 2.0
10 6 (12.00%) VMS
10 6 (12.00%) ActionScript
10 6 (12.00%) SAP SD

EDIFACT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.00%) OpenEdge
4 1 (2.00%) Gentran
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) FTP
1 7 (14.00%) HTTP
2 5 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (4.00%) X.400
3 2 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (10.00%) Automotive
1 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) EDI Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Consultant
5 9 (18.00%) Project Manager
5 9 (18.00%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Clinical Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Data Manager
7 4 (8.00%) EDI Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Integration Project Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Integration Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Clinical Data Manager
8 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (4.00%) EDI Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Product Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) EDI
2 25 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (20.00%) XML Messaging
4 6 (12.00%) JSON
5 5 (10.00%) JMS
6 3 (6.00%) WCF
6 3 (6.00%) SAP PI
6 3 (6.00%) XSLT
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware
7 2 (4.00%) JDBC
7 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) HTML
8 1 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.00%) WSDL
8 1 (2.00%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.00%) cXML
8 1 (2.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) PACS
2 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (16.00%) NHS
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) PDA
6 3 (6.00%) Clustering
7 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.00%) AS400
7 2 (4.00%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
8 1 (2.00%) FMCG
8 1 (2.00%) iSeries
8 1 (2.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) VMS
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Migration
2 10 (20.00%) ETL
2 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (14.00%) Logistics
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) Use Case
5 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) UML
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (12.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (8.00%) ABAP
4 3 (6.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) RPG
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) XPath
6 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) HL7
1 10 (20.00%) DICOM
2 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) MOM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) SAP
2 10 (20.00%) IBM
2 10 (20.00%) Citrix
2 10 (20.00%) Fiorano
3 8 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) OpenText
6 1 (2.00%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (2.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas
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