The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for EDIFACT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 27 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.

EDIFACT
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 615 608
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7  
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 15 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.016% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.056% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 12
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £520 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +16.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

EDIFACT 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 13919 14406 14028
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.05% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 10258 9554
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 175 197
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

EDIFACT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EDIFACT in England

EDIFACT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDIFACT in England

EDIFACT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDIFACT in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDIFACT in England

EDIFACT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDIFACT in England

EDIFACT
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 EDIFACT within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 5 £430 - 1
London +6 4 £581 +45.31%
South East +16 2 £500 +42.85% 1
East Midlands - 2 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
EDIFACT
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT 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 EDIFACT.

1 23 (82.14%) EDI
2 13 (46.43%) B2B
2 13 (46.43%) SAP
3 11 (39.29%) FTP
3 11 (39.29%) XML
4 9 (32.14%) Supplier Management
4 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
4 9 (32.14%) TRADACOMS
5 8 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
5 8 (28.57%) IBM
5 8 (28.57%) JMS
5 8 (28.57%) ActionScript
6 7 (25.00%) JDBC
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) HTTP
8 5 (17.86%) MySQL
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) IDoc
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) IBM Sterling
9 4 (14.29%) Axway
9 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (14.29%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) ODBC
9 4 (14.29%) Unix
9 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 4 (14.29%) SSL
9 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 4 (14.29%) Java

EDIFACT
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 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) Gentran
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.57%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP R/3
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) FTP
2 6 (21.43%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
1 9 (32.14%) Integration Architect
1 9 (32.14%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
4 4 (14.29%) EDI Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) EDI Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Product Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SAP PI Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) EDI Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) SAP EDI Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) EDI
2 11 (39.29%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) JMS
4 7 (25.00%) JDBC
5 5 (17.86%) IDoc
6 4 (14.29%) ODBC
7 3 (10.71%) SAP PI
8 2 (7.14%) .NET
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT
9 1 (3.57%) J2EE
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
9 1 (3.57%) REST
9 1 (3.57%) SAP ALE
9 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis
9 1 (3.57%) SAP XI
9 1 (3.57%) SOAP
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) B2B
2 9 (32.14%) Supplier Management
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
3 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.57%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.57%) Kanban
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Test Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) ActionScript
1 8 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) GxP
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) SAP
2 8 (28.57%) IBM
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Axway
4 4 (14.29%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) OpenText
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com