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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 80 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.76% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £364
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%
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
1335 927 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.13% 78.16% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 503 379
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 3 (13.64%) CMS
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) iPad
5 3 (13.64%) User Experience
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) WordPress
6 2 (9.09%) QA
6 2 (9.09%) Drupal
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) DSDM
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Grunt
1 1 (4.55%) gulp
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing Assistant
4 2 (9.09%) Interactive Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.55%) D3.js
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) React
4 1 (4.55%) Browserify
4 1 (4.55%) Meteor
4 1 (4.55%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Scrum
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) SEO
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) DSDM
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) HP
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.55%) F5
1 1 (4.55%) Xamarin