The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 388 397
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9  
Contract jobs citing EDI 12 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.57% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 16
Median daily rate £581 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.31% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £800 £503
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7322 7035 7321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.82% 32.46% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5438 5395 5313
Median daily rate £480 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in London

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in London

EDI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDI in London

EDI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London -10 2 £700 +51.35%
EDI
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for EDI.

1 15 (44.12%) WebSphere
2 14 (41.18%) B2B
3 9 (26.47%) EDIFACT
3 9 (26.47%) SAP
3 9 (26.47%) Supplier Management
4 8 (23.53%) Retail
5 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Middleware
6 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
7 4 (11.76%) DataPower
7 4 (11.76%) REST
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Gentran
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (11.76%) Analytics
7 4 (11.76%) Data Transformation
7 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (11.76%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (11.76%) Java
7 4 (11.76%) JBoss
7 4 (11.76%) ERP
7 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) DataStage
7 4 (11.76%) SLA
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) SAP SD
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Apigee

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (44.12%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) Gentran
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) Mule ESB
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.88%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) DataStage
3 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.82%) QlikView
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (23.53%) Retail
2 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Automotive
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Integration Architect
4 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Architect
5 7 (20.59%) Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (5.88%) EDI Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) EDI Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) EDIFACT
2 6 (17.65%) Middleware
3 4 (11.76%) REST
4 3 (8.82%) IDoc
5 2 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
6 1 (2.94%) Spring
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) DataPower
2 3 (8.82%) FMCG
2 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Social Network
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) B2B
2 9 (26.47%) Supplier Management
3 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.76%) ERP
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
5 3 (8.82%) IT Strategy
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Time Management
6 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Apigee
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (8.82%) Pega
5 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) OpenText
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) Talend