The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 12 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 11.11% 3.95% 17.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 5.08% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £369 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.81% -10.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.41% -24.28%
E-Commerce
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 88.89% 77.63% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 12
Average daily rate £450 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
2 1 (16.67%) Imperva
2 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Validation

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Use Case
1 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Software AG
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) webMethods
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
1 1 (16.67%) Imperva
1 1 (16.67%) F5