The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 76 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -22
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 10 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.69% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.96% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £339 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% -28.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 727 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.20% 69.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 355 337
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
Scotland

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
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 23 July 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 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 3 (16.67%) Android Development
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) CMS
6 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Graphic Design
6 3 (16.67%) Android

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) MSMQ
6 2 (11.11%) WCF
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 3 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
3 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) OOP
1 3 (16.67%) MVC
1 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (16.67%) Web Development
1 3 (16.67%) Android Development
1 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) EAI
2 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Content Management
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore