Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 July 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)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 693 736 718
Rank change year-on-year +43 -18 -15
Contract jobs citing EDI 117 134 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 66
England median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.02%
10th Percentile £316 £262 £313
90th Percentile £632 £600 £529
UK median daily rate £500 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.53% -39.10%
UK median hourly rate - £50.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +110.53% -6.86%

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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 28176 29297 28386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.21% 28.87% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19541 20676 19033
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £308 £295 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 371 391
England median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £15.54 £12.25 £15.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £52.19
UK median hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +7.68% +1.35% +5.71%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in England

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in England

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in England

EDI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDI in England

EDI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Midlands +41 38 £500 +17.65% 3
London -7 33 £550 +41.03% 3
East Midlands +20 28 £510 +13.33%
South East +34 19 £500 +36.99% 10
North of England +63 15 £180 -59.44% 12
North West +39 10 £125 -71.43% 10
West Midlands +20 9 £425 +7.94% 3
East of England +2 6 £435 +4.00% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £500 - 2
South West -7 2 - - 2
North East +54 1 £350 -22.22%
EDI
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for EDI.

1 67 (57.26%) SAP
2 30 (25.64%) ERP
3 25 (21.37%) IDoc
4 22 (18.80%) EDIFACT
5 18 (15.38%) B2B
6 15 (12.82%) Project Management
6 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
6 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (11.97%) XML
8 13 (11.11%) Workflow
8 13 (11.11%) Finance
8 13 (11.11%) Retail
8 13 (11.11%) SAP ALE
8 13 (11.11%) WebSphere
8 13 (11.11%) Order to Cash
9 12 (10.26%) REST
9 12 (10.26%) ABAP
9 12 (10.26%) SAP SD
10 9 (7.69%) SOAP
10 9 (7.69%) OO
10 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 9 (7.69%) FMCG
10 9 (7.69%) TRADACOMS
10 9 (7.69%) Supplier Management
10 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.84%) Billing
11 8 (6.84%) QA
11 8 (6.84%) SAP PI
11 8 (6.84%) SAP WM

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.27%) Gentran
3 3 (2.56%) JBoss
3 3 (2.56%) Mule ESB
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (10.26%) SAP SD
2 8 (6.84%) SAP WM
3 5 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (2.56%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.71%) SAP Business One
6 2 (1.71%) SAP CRM
6 2 (1.71%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.71%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.85%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.85%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.85%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.85%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.85%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.85%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) FTP
1 7 (5.98%) HTTP
2 6 (5.13%) Internet
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (0.85%) SMS
4 1 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) DB2
2 4 (3.42%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.56%) DataStage
3 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.56%) QlikView
4 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.71%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.85%) GIS
5 1 (0.85%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) GitLab
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) JUnit
1 1 (0.85%) LSMW
1 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 15 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 13 (11.11%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Retail
3 8 (6.84%) Billing
4 7 (5.98%) Automotive
4 7 (5.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (25.64%) Consultant
2 29 (24.79%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (18.80%) Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Architect
4 13 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.26%) Analyst
5 12 (10.26%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 9 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
7 8 (6.84%) ABAP Developer
7 8 (6.84%) SAP Developer
8 7 (5.98%) EDI Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) WebSphere Architect
9 6 (5.13%) EDI Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) SAP EDI Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) SAP PI Consultant
11 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Coordinator
11 4 (3.42%) SAP Manager
12 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.37%) IDoc
2 22 (18.80%) EDIFACT
3 14 (11.97%) XML
4 13 (11.11%) SAP ALE
5 12 (10.26%) REST
6 9 (7.69%) SOAP
7 8 (6.84%) SAP PI
7 8 (6.84%) SAP Smart Forms
8 5 (4.27%) JMS
9 4 (3.42%) JDBC
9 4 (3.42%) Middleware
10 3 (2.56%) JSON
11 2 (1.71%) .NET
11 2 (1.71%) BAPI
11 2 (1.71%) SAP Fiori
11 2 (1.71%) WCF
11 2 (1.71%) Web Dynpro
11 2 (1.71%) Web Services
12 1 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
12 1 (0.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) FMCG
2 9 (7.69%) TRADACOMS
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.42%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.56%) DataPower
5 3 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Social Network
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) ERP
2 18 (15.38%) B2B
3 15 (12.82%) Project Management
4 13 (11.11%) Order to Cash
4 13 (11.11%) Workflow
5 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.69%) OO
5 9 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 7 (5.98%) Logistics
6 7 (5.98%) Migration
6 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 4 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.42%) CRM
8 4 (3.42%) Data Integration
8 4 (3.42%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.26%) ABAP
2 8 (6.84%) Java
3 7 (5.98%) SAPscript
4 6 (5.13%) SQL
5 4 (3.42%) ActionScript
5 4 (3.42%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (3.42%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) GCP
3 1 (0.85%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 67 (57.26%) SAP
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.98%) IBM
3 7 (5.98%) IBM Sterling
3 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 5 (4.27%) OpenText
5 4 (3.42%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.56%) Apigee
6 3 (2.56%) Pega
6 3 (2.56%) VMware
7 2 (1.71%) Adobe
7 2 (1.71%) Progress
7 2 (1.71%) QAD
8 1 (0.85%) Ariba
8 1 (0.85%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.85%) NEC
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) webMethods
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