The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for EDIFACT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EDIFACT over the 3 months to 27 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.

EDIFACT
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 629 616
Rank change year-on-year +59 -13  
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 13 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.074% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Median daily rate £525 £550 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +35.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £575 £488
% change year-on-year -39.13% +17.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14119 14879 14337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.43% 27.95% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9794 10317 9294
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 227 192
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

EDIFACT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing EDIFACT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EDIFACT over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EDIFACT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +52 13 £525 -4.54% 2
London +34 5 £550 +37.50% 1
North West +28 4 £350 -41.66%
Manchester - 4 £350 -
West Midlands +16 1 £175 -68.18%
Birmingham +2 1 £175 -68.18%
South East - 1 £500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

EDIFACT
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for EDIFACT.

1 27 (77.14%) XML
2 20 (57.14%) Unix
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 12 (34.29%) Migration
5 11 (31.43%) Java
5 11 (31.43%) EDI
6 10 (28.57%) SAP
7 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.00%) B2B
8 7 (20.00%) webMethods
8 7 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Pega
9 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.14%) FTP
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) HTTP
10 5 (14.29%) IBM
10 5 (14.29%) ActionScript
10 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
10 5 (14.29%) MySQL
10 5 (14.29%) PVCS
10 5 (14.29%) Windows
10 5 (14.29%) AIX
10 5 (14.29%) Scrum
10 5 (14.29%) JSON
10 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
10 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 5 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (11.43%) HBase

EDIFACT
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.43%) Documentum
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (11.43%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) FTP
2 5 (14.29%) HTTP
3 4 (11.43%) HTTPS
3 4 (11.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.43%) HBase
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) PVCS
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Architect
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Integration Architect
4 6 (17.14%) webMethods Developer
5 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
6 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Integration Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Product Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Project Implementation Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) XML
2 11 (31.43%) EDI
3 5 (14.29%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (11.43%) JDBC
4 4 (11.43%) JMS
4 4 (11.43%) ODBC
5 2 (5.71%) XSLT
6 1 (2.86%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
6 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Unix
2 5 (14.29%) AIX
2 5 (14.29%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) B2B
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.43%) Content Management
5 4 (11.43%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) ActionScript
3 5 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
3 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) ABAP
4 4 (11.43%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.71%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GxP
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) SAP
3 7 (20.00%) Pega
3 7 (20.00%) webMethods
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
5 4 (11.43%) Axway
5 4 (11.43%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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