Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 804 867
Rank change year-on-year -60 +63 -35
Contract jobs citing EDIFACT 17 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.052% 0.100% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 11
UK median daily rate £400 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £163 £350 £318
90th Percentile £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £413 £475
% change year-on-year -21.21% -13.16% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 32,960 29,114 30,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.15% 32.05% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,170 20,161 21,185
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 377 418
UK median hourly rate £42.38 £40.26 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.27% +7.36% +7.14%
10th Percentile £15.51 £15.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £67.48 £53.75 £55.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%

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 17 June 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 10 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 17 June 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
UK excluding London -38 9 £325 -21.21% 3
England -54 9 £475 -5.00% 6
London -53 3 £500 -9.09% 3
Wales - 3 £175 -
Midlands -8 2 £325 +13.04% 2
West Midlands -15 2 £325 +85.71% 2
Yorkshire -20 2 £550 -
North of England -31 2 £550 +57.14%
East of England +5 1 £500 +16.28% 1
South East -15 1 £425 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 16 (94.12%) SAP
1 16 (94.12%) EDI
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (41.18%) ActionScript 2.0
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) ActionScript
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (35.29%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) JMS
6 5 (29.41%) SMTP
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
6 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (17.65%) SEEBURGER
7 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
7 3 (17.65%) ERP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.76%) IDoc
8 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
8 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio

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 7 (41.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.88%) MTS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
1 5 (29.41%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) BizTalk Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior BizTalk Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) EDI Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) SAP EDI Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Payments Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Logistics Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) SAP PI Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) EDI
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) JMS
4 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) IDoc
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) SAP PI
5 2 (11.76%) XSLT
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Fedwire
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.88%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Data Extraction
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Cash Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) ActionScript
1 7 (41.18%) ActionScript 2.0
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) FATCA
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 20022
1 1 (5.88%) PSD2
1 1 (5.88%) SEPA
1 1 (5.88%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) SEEBURGER
4 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.88%) Axway
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle