The first table below looks at the demand for EDI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Rank 125 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing EDI 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.53% 0.51% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £60.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
757 583 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.47% 28.40% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 316 326
Average daily rate £315 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £417 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
EDI
England

EDI
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

EDI Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

EDI
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

EDI Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

EDI
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EDI across the Yorkshire region.

EDI Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

EDI
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -1 1 £350 -3.44% 1
North Yorkshire -3 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire - - - -
EDI
England

EDI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) SAP SD
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) SAP ECC
3 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) EDIFACT
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP SD
2 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
2 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (28.57%) SAP ECC
2 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) SAP EDI Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) EDI Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDIFACT
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) HP