The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 25 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 14 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.36% 2.43% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 3.43% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.96%
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 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
E-Commerce
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
238 204 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.14% 70.83% 63.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 113 132
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 29
Average hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £22.30 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £51.50
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 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
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 4 March 2015, 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 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) QA
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
4 13 (44.83%) BDD
5 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Ruby
8 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 8 (27.59%) WebDriver
9 8 (27.59%) Selenium
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) ISEB
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.69%) MS Office
12 5 (17.24%) Workflow
12 5 (17.24%) Change Management
12 5 (17.24%) Mingle
13 3 (10.34%) Finance
13 3 (10.34%) Migration
13 3 (10.34%) TDD
13 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
13 3 (10.34%) OO
13 3 (10.34%) Marketing
13 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
13 3 (10.34%) Coaching
14 2 (6.90%) Analytics

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) RIP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SpecFlow
2 8 (27.59%) WebDriver
2 8 (27.59%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) QA Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Analytics Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Clustering
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
1 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.45%) PKI
1 1 (3.45%) Kindle
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) BDD
3 5 (17.24%) Workflow
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) Manual Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Web Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Ruby
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago