The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 55 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% 1.14% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.36% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £425 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -17.91%
E-Commerce
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 220 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.37% 83.33% 83.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 169 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Alterian
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore