The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 20 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.38% 1.41% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 2.63% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£338 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
E-Commerce
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 38 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 85.71% 53.52% 60.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 60
Average daily rate £200 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Belfast region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Belfast region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

E-Commerce
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java