Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 19 November 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 100 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 +16
Contract jobs citing EDI 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 0.60% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £450 £590
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -23.73% +61.64%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 390 497 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.08% 32.68% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 322 186
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.81% +1.69%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £257
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.60
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.57% +3.98%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in Birmingham

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in Birmingham

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EDI 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EDI.

1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Procurement
2 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Altova
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (16.67%) Infor
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) EDI Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) DOM
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) E-Procurement
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) NVQ Level 4
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Altova
1 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
1 1 (16.67%) Infor
1 1 (16.67%) NEC
1 1 (16.67%) Talend
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin