The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for EDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EDI over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +14.28% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +47.50%  

EDI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 124 54 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 35.13% 16.82% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 39 37
Median daily rate £375 £425 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £334 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing EDI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for EDI in Bedfordshire

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EDI in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in Bedfordshire