Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 January 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 232 212
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20 -33
Contract jobs citing EDI 12 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.15% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.84% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 22
Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% -5.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £306 £140 £278
90th Percentile £575 £634 £590
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £39.00
90th Percentile £43.75 - £44.50
England median hourly rate £35.85 - £37.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,109 2,375 2,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.80% 26.63% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,391 1,411 1,228
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 22 49
Midlands median hourly rate £30.66 £23.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.47% -18.09% -8.92%
10th Percentile £14.09 £11.50 £10.99
90th Percentile £45.15 £40.27 £45.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDI in the Midlands

EDI
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
East Midlands +9 8 £450 +89.47% 2
West Midlands +5 4 £450 -0.06% 6
EDI
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for EDI.

1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (25.00%) Automotive
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) German Language
4 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
4 2 (16.67%) Progress
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) PMI
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) QAD
4 2 (16.67%) SAP XI
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) AS400
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) EDIFACT

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BPCS
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Infor M3
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Automotive
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) EDI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) EDI Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) EDI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Support
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDIFACT
1 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP XI
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) BAPI
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) DOM
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) IDoc
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) LINQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ALE
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 2 (16.67%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) OS/400
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (8.33%) E-Procurement
4 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) RPG
3 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Progress
2 2 (16.67%) QAD
3 1 (8.33%) Altova
3 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Infor
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin