The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing EDI 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £300 £413
% change year-on-year +37.50% -27.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +194.11%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 160 143 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 34.26% 26.98% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 107 56
Median daily rate £380 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

EDI
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

EDI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI in South Yorkshire

EDI
Top 10 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for EDI.

1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

EDI
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Accountant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) EDI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft