The table below looks at the statistics for EDIFACT skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EDIFACT
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £451 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £451 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EDIFACT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
728 570 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.24% 22.49% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 353 352
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +0.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

EDIFACT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EDIFACT across the West Midlands region.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

EDIFACT
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EDIFACT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

EDIFACT Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

EDIFACT
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Shropshire - 7 £476 -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
EDIFACT
England

EDIFACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for EDIFACT.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) webMethods
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Pega
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) PVCS
5 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) ABAP
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (33.33%) Documentum
6 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (33.33%) SAP HR
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (33.33%) Content Management
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Workflow
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow

EDIFACT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
1 3 (33.33%) Documentum
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (33.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (33.33%) HBase
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) PVCS
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) webMethods Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Ingestion
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ABAP
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Pega
2 6 (66.67%) webMethods
3 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 3 (33.33%) SAP