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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 75 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 6 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.53% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.76% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate £388 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Retail
6 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
6 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) CMS
6 1 (5.26%) IVR
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) OOP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (36.84%) Drupal
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Procurement Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
1 1 (5.26%) IVR
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Android Development
3 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PHP
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Java
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