The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 11 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 246 156 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.62% 6.84% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.87% 9.70% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 80 64
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £553 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-35.34% -4.91%
E-Commerce
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1608 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.75% 70.50% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 884 898
Average daily rate £413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 146 122
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +17 131 £480 +12.94% 24
Cambridgeshire +11 60 £353 +8.46% 15
Hertfordshire -15 43 £420 -4.00% 20
Essex -4 8 £513 +28.12% 3
Norfolk - 4 £395 - 2
Suffolk - - - - 1
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 208 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (29.72%) .NET
3 117 (23.49%) Microsoft
4 114 (22.89%) C#
5 105 (21.08%) Retail
6 95 (19.08%) SOA
7 87 (17.47%) Windows
8 75 (15.06%) Active Directory
9 68 (13.65%) Finance
10 65 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 61 (12.25%) MS Excel
12 60 (12.05%) HTML
12 60 (12.05%) IIS
13 59 (11.85%) Scrum
14 55 (11.04%) SCOM
15 54 (10.84%) TDD
16 53 (10.64%) JavaScript
17 51 (10.24%) SCCM
18 50 (10.04%) CSS
19 46 (9.24%) Web Services
20 44 (8.84%) Project Management
21 42 (8.43%) Java
22 41 (8.23%) DNS
22 41 (8.23%) DHCP
23 39 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
23 39 (7.83%) BDD
24 38 (7.63%) SQL
25 37 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
26 36 (7.23%) SQL Server
27 35 (7.03%) FTP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 60 (12.05%) IIS
2 22 (4.42%) CMS
3 18 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.41%) Confluence
5 10 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.00%) Mule
7 5 (1.00%) Apache
8 4 (0.80%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.60%) WordPress
9 3 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.40%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) Kentico
11 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 61 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.62%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (2.61%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (2.01%) MS Office
6 5 (1.00%) Mingle
7 4 (0.80%) MS Project
7 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.60%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (0.80%) Agresso
1 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.60%) Magento
3 2 (0.40%) Shopify
3 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.20%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.81%) SaaS
4 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.23%) DNS
1 41 (8.23%) DHCP
2 35 (7.03%) FTP
3 15 (3.01%) Internet
4 7 (1.41%) Intranet
5 5 (1.00%) Extranet
5 5 (1.00%) Firewall
6 4 (0.80%) VPN
7 3 (0.60%) LDAP
8 2 (0.40%) RIP
8 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.20%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.21%) NoSQL
3 8 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (1.41%) MySQL
4 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.00%) Couchbase
7 3 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.60%) DTS
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (4.02%) SpecFlow
3 16 (3.21%) Selenium
4 13 (2.61%) Axure RP
5 12 (2.41%) Jasmine
6 11 (2.21%) JIRA
7 9 (1.81%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.81%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.00%) Mocha
9 5 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.00%) QUnit
9 5 (1.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.80%) JUnit
11 3 (0.60%) Moq
11 3 (0.60%) ReSharper
12 2 (0.40%) Grunt
12 2 (0.40%) Bower
12 2 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 105 (21.08%) Retail
2 68 (13.65%) Finance
3 30 (6.02%) Legal
4 28 (5.62%) Marketing
5 14 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.00%) Publishing
8 4 (0.80%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Back Office
9 2 (0.40%) Electronics
9 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (21.69%) Architect
2 101 (20.28%) Developer
3 81 (16.27%) Solutions Architect
4 68 (13.65%) Analyst
5 53 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 52 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 42 (8.43%) .NET Developer
8 38 (7.63%) C# Developer
9 34 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (5.62%) Business Analyst
11 27 (5.42%) Web Engineer
12 21 (4.22%) Designer
12 21 (4.22%) Senior Developer
12 21 (4.22%) Delivery Manager
13 19 (3.82%) Test Analyst
14 18 (3.61%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.41%) Web Architect
15 17 (3.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
16 13 (2.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (29.72%) .NET
2 60 (12.05%) HTML
3 50 (10.04%) CSS
4 46 (9.24%) Web Services
5 29 (5.82%) .NET Framework
6 28 (5.62%) HTML5
6 28 (5.62%) ASP.NET
7 23 (4.62%) CSS3
8 20 (4.02%) jQuery
8 20 (4.02%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (3.82%) XML
10 17 (3.41%) MSMQ
11 16 (3.21%) WCF
12 14 (2.81%) AngularJS
12 14 (2.81%) REST
13 12 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (2.21%) J2EE
15 10 (2.01%) XHTML
15 10 (2.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.62%) User Experience
2 17 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.01%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.41%) CMDB
5 7 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.20%) W3C
6 6 (1.20%) Thin Client
6 6 (1.20%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.20%) Open Source
7 5 (1.00%) FMCG
7 5 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.00%) Clustering
8 4 (0.80%) EPoS
9 3 (0.60%) PKI
9 3 (0.60%) Replication
10 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.40%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 87 (17.47%) Windows
2 14 (2.81%) Linux
3 9 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.61%) UNIX
5 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (0.60%) Android
7 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.60%) Solaris
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) HPUX
9 1 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (19.08%) SOA
3 59 (11.85%) Scrum
4 54 (10.84%) TDD
5 44 (8.84%) Project Management
6 39 (7.83%) BDD
7 37 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (6.83%) ITIL
9 30 (6.02%) MVC
10 29 (5.82%) CRM
11 24 (4.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (4.62%) OO
13 22 (4.42%) Change Management
14 20 (4.02%) Workflow
14 20 (4.02%) B2C
15 19 (3.82%) Technical Architecture
15 19 (3.82%) Web Development
15 19 (3.82%) Waterfall
15 19 (3.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 114 (22.89%) C#
2 53 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 42 (8.43%) Java
4 38 (7.63%) SQL
5 31 (6.22%) PowerShell
6 16 (3.21%) Ruby
7 12 (2.41%) PHP
8 7 (1.41%) Python
8 7 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.41%) VB
9 6 (1.20%) VBScript
10 5 (1.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.60%) Scala
11 3 (0.60%) VBA
12 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.40%) C
13 1 (0.20%) XPath
13 1 (0.20%) Perl
13 1 (0.20%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (2.21%) Degree
1 11 (2.21%) ISEB
2 5 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (0.60%) ISSAP
4 2 (0.40%) CISSP
4 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.20%) CISA
5 1 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.03%) QA
2 18 (3.61%) SLA
3 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (15.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 55 (11.04%) SCOM
2 51 (10.24%) SCCM
3 7 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.00%) Puppet
5 4 (0.80%) OpenView
6 3 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.60%) Nagios
7 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.40%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 117 (23.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.62%) Akamai
2 23 (4.62%) Oracle
3 14 (2.81%) hybris
4 13 (2.61%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.41%) Citrix
6 11 (2.21%) HP
7 10 (2.01%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.81%) SAP
8 9 (1.81%) IBM
9 6 (1.20%) VMware
9 6 (1.20%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.20%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.00%) Informatica
11 4 (0.80%) Lotus
11 4 (0.80%) KANA
12 3 (0.60%) Endeca
12 3 (0.60%) Google
12 3 (0.60%) Clearswift
12 3 (0.60%) McAfee
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expectations
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago