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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 8 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 21.62% 2.00% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.53% 2.33% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate
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£475 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £24.13 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+38.86% -19.58%
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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
34 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 91.89% 86.00% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 8
Average daily rate £475 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
1 7 (87.50%) Use Case
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) Software AG
2 1 (12.50%) webMethods

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
General
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Use Case
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
1 7 (87.50%) User Stories
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Software AG
1 1 (12.50%) webMethods
1 1 (12.50%) Google