Period
to 23 February 2018

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 6 months to 23 February 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.

EDIFACT
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 815 861
Rank change year-on-year -42 +46 -18
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 14 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.036% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 5
UK median daily rate £350 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -25.00% +8.64%
10th Percentile £306 £320 £378
90th Percentile £549 £575 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £550
% change year-on-year - -27.27% +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,345 30,282 31,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.89% 31.55% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,020 20,984 21,682
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 344 546
UK median hourly rate £40.31 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £19.80 £15.58 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.17 £56.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +7.69% +0.65% +10.71%

EDIFACT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EDIFACT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EDIFACT in the UK

EDIFACT
Top 9 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 6 months to 23 February 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
England -43 13 £350 -15.15% 2
UK excluding London -11 10 £400 - 3
Midlands -2 4 £313 -30.67% 2
South East -2 4 £438 -12.50%
London -53 3 £309 -27.35%
East Midlands - 3 £313 -
North of England +30 2 £550 +57.14%
Yorkshire - 2 £550 -
West Midlands -2 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EDIFACT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for EDIFACT.

1 8 (57.14%) EDI
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Progress 4GL
4 4 (28.57%) Progress
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) QAD
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) SAP PI
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Automotive
5 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (14.29%) RosettaNet
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) SaaS
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Bluemix
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (21.43%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) EDI Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) EDI Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) EDI Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP EDI Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SAP PI Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SAP XI Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) EDI
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) SAP PI
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Order to Cash
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Progress 4GL
2 3 (21.43%) ActionScript
2 3 (21.43%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) ABAP
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Progress
2 4 (28.57%) QAD
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SEEBURGER