The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 77 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.59% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.81% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £438 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £29.50 £25.39
% change year-on-year
-19.06% +16.17%
E-Commerce
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1088 860 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.57% 72.39% 66.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 462 272
Average daily rate £400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £252 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.28% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £4.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.40 £180.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Java SE
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) UX Design
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB