The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 26 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.36% 4.67% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 5.75% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
127 87 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 86.39% 81.31% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 67 66
Average daily rate £450 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £262 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -47.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (75.00%) W3C
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) hybris
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) W3C
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) hybris