The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 22 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 9 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.54% 10.56% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 13.48% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Average daily rate
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£409 £488 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.15% +95.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £383 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £568 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.85% +55.55%
E-Commerce
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 141 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.98% 78.33% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 83 121
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 24
Average hourly rate £16.31 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.03% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.66 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 4 £405 -19.00% 1
Poole - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
E-Commerce
South West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) B2C
4 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) RAD
6 1 (8.33%) JMS
6 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (8.33%) Commerce Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) SEO

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) WebSockets
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Use Case
2 4 (33.33%) B2C
3 3 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) RAD
5 1 (8.33%) V-Model
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore