Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for EDI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EDI over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 148 178
Rank change year-on-year +3 +30 -7
Contract jobs citing EDI 21 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.35% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 1.65% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 1
Berkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £262 £357 £475
90th Percentile £530 £605 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £563
% change year-on-year -5.88% -24.44% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.25 £34.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.46% - -
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £34.43 -
% change year-on-year -32.46% - -

EDI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,038 850 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.65% 21.33% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 513 605
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +164.00% -65.75%
10th Percentile £8.00 £10.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.40 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing EDI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for EDI in Berkshire

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in Berkshire

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in Berkshire

EDI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDI in Berkshire

EDI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 6 £410 +2.50% 2
Bracknell - 6 £500 -
Wokingham -8 5 £287 +9.16%
Slough -8 1 £415 -2.35%
EDI
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EDI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for EDI.

1 11 (52.38%) SAP
2 7 (33.33%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) JSON
3 6 (28.57%) Ariba
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) SAP Certification
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) SAP FI
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (23.81%) SAP CO
4 5 (23.81%) Billing
4 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (19.05%) Procedural Programming
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Geb
5 4 (19.05%) Scala
5 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (19.05%) Gatling
5 4 (19.05%) cXML
5 4 (19.05%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) Groovy
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) JUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP CO
1 5 (23.81%) SAP FI
1 5 (23.81%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (19.05%) Gatling
1 4 (19.05%) Geb
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Billing
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Tester
2 4 (19.05%) SAP CO Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP FI Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Performance Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Manual Tester
4 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) ETL Architect
4 2 (9.52%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) JSON
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) cXML
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) OAuth
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) ERP
3 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (19.05%) Procedural Programming
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Affiliate Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) B2B
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Demand Generation
4 3 (14.29%) E-business
4 3 (14.29%) E-Procurement
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) SAP Security
4 3 (14.29%) SEO
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Groovy
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) GxP
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) SAP
2 6 (28.57%) Ariba
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (14.29%) Talend
5 2 (9.52%) Cognos
5 2 (9.52%) Fiorano
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) MuleSoft
5 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com