Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an EDI Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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) Consultant
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 874 872
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2 -24
Contract jobs requiring an EDI Consultant 8 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
UK median daily rate £500 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +13.79% -14.71%
10th Percentile £418 £304 £313
90th Percentile £555 £446 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £44.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.25 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90939 104549 107173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.84% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58948 68044 66295
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +0.76%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3102 4149
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.44 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.39 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year -7.89% +12.21% +2.62%

EDI Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured EDI Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EDI Consultant in the UK

EDI Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDI Consultant in the UK

EDI Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDI Consultant over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDI Consultant in the UK

EDI Consultant
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDI Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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
UK excluding London +63 6 £500 +25.00% 1
England +53 6 £500 +21.21% 1
South East - 4 £500 - 1
Scotland +35 1 - -
London +7 1 £400 -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

EDI Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, EDI Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring EDI Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) EDI
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
3 6 (75.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) IDoc
4 4 (50.00%) OpenText
5 3 (37.50%) Logistics
5 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (25.00%) EDIFACT
7 1 (12.50%) XSD
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) EAI
7 1 (12.50%) FTP
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
7 1 (12.50%) B2B
7 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
7 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
7 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
7 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 1 (12.50%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (12.50%) RedPrairie

EDI Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) EDI
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) IDoc
4 2 (25.00%) EDIFACT
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) EAI
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
1 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) OpenText
3 1 (12.50%) RedPrairie
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO