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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 37 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 18 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.59% 8.44% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 11.39% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +50.00%
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
330 281 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.74% 74.14% 62.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 128 120
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 73
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 £20.36 £30.00 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) Web Development
4 8 (26.67%) Web Services
4 8 (26.67%) User Stories
5 7 (23.33%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) Marketing
6 6 (20.00%) Retail
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (16.67%) SLA
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) JIRA
8 4 (13.33%) Copywriting
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) Games
8 4 (13.33%) HTTPS
8 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.33%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.67%) WordPress
1 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.67%) RoboHelp
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Zen Cart
1 1 (3.33%) Shopify
1 1 (3.33%) osCommerce
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) HTTPS
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) RavenDB
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Designer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Writer
3 4 (13.33%) Author
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Author
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 7 (23.33%) XML
3 7 (23.33%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) Struts
6 3 (10.00%) DHTML
6 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
6 3 (10.00%) JSF
6 3 (10.00%) Ajax
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.33%) XML-RPC
7 1 (3.33%) WCF
7 1 (3.33%) Zend Framework
7 1 (3.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Copywriting
2 3 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (6.67%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Web Development
2 8 (26.67%) User Stories
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) SEO
6 3 (10.00%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
1 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) hybris
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
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