The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 34 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 16 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.40% 5.41% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 7.60% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 263 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.73% 71.08% 60.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 116 117
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 72
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.04 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
E-Commerce
Cambridgeshire

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 8 (27.59%) Web Development
3 8 (27.59%) User Stories
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Marketing
4 6 (20.69%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (17.24%) SLA
5 5 (17.24%) XML
5 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Games
6 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
6 4 (13.79%) Internet
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) Java
6 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) JIRA
6 4 (13.79%) Copywriting

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.90%) RoboHelp
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) InterSystems Cache
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Games
4 3 (10.34%) Publishing
5 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Author
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Author
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Designer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Writer
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) JSF
5 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) Struts
5 3 (10.34%) DHTML
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Copywriting
2 2 (6.90%) W3C
2 2 (6.90%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.45%) Blog
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Web Development
1 8 (27.59%) User Stories
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) SEO
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) hybris
2 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) SAP