Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 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)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 222 233
Rank change year-on-year +28 +11 -35
Contract jobs citing EDI 9 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.52% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 11
North West median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £403 £363
90th Percentile £534 £478 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.43 - £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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1806 1929 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.74% 28.33% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1356 1265
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 70
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for EDI in the North West

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in the North West

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI in the North West

EDI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDI in the North West

EDI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Manchester +17 4 £550 +22.22% 6
Lancashire - 3 £288 -
EDI
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for EDI.

1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Boomi

EDI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor M3
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (22.22%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) EDI Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infor Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Technician
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
2 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Progress
2 1 (11.11%) QAD
2 1 (11.11%) webMethods