The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 44 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2193 2077 2137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.20% 4.31% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 5.78% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1426 1506
Average daily rate
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£400 £405 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 23
Average hourly rate £14.04 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.88% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £18.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £45.00 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.85% +55.55%
E-Commerce
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in England

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in England

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in England

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in England

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Histogram in England

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London 0 1228 £425 - 490
South East 0 293 £400 +3.55% 121
East of England -9 221 £400 +3.22% 56
North West +21 132 £325 - 110
West Midlands +22 83 £325 -4.41% 45
Yorkshire +9 78 £300 -14.28% 70
East Midlands -17 66 £450 +20.00% 34
South West -30 58 £393 -12.77% 45
Midlands +16 26 £338 +35.00%
North East -31 5 £500 +42.85% 6
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1639 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1152 (27.54%) Retail
3 1071 (25.60%) HTML
4 909 (21.73%) Java
5 859 (20.54%) JavaScript
6 848 (20.27%) CSS
7 598 (14.30%) Scrum
8 550 (13.15%) SQL
9 538 (12.86%) Finance
10 531 (12.69%) TDD
11 493 (11.79%) .NET
12 472 (11.28%) MVC
13 423 (10.11%) Oracle
14 415 (9.92%) C#
15 405 (9.68%) Linux
16 403 (9.63%) jQuery
17 397 (9.49%) HTML5
18 394 (9.42%) Web Services
19 378 (9.04%) User Experience
20 376 (8.99%) PHP
20 376 (8.99%) Project Management
21 354 (8.46%) Marketing
22 349 (8.34%) XML
23 339 (8.10%) SQL Server
24 317 (7.58%) OO
25 310 (7.41%) ASP.NET
26 293 (7.00%) MySQL
27 292 (6.98%) Spring
28 280 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
29 277 (6.62%) J2EE

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 256 (6.12%) CMS
2 194 (4.64%) WebSphere
3 139 (3.32%) Apache
4 106 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 97 (2.32%) IIS
6 87 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 84 (2.01%) Node.js
8 69 (1.65%) Confluence
9 60 (1.43%) Umbraco
10 58 (1.39%) Drupal
11 52 (1.24%) Adobe CQ
12 50 (1.20%) WordPress
13 43 (1.03%) SharePoint
14 39 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
15 34 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
16 32 (0.77%) MQSeries
17 29 (0.69%) Apache Solr
18 21 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
19 20 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
20 17 (0.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 100 (2.39%) Photoshop
2 94 (2.25%) MS Excel
3 65 (1.55%) MS Office
4 56 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 40 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 25 (0.60%) MS Project
8 24 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
9 16 (0.38%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (0.29%) InDesign
12 4 (0.096%) Mingle
13 1 (0.024%) Weka
13 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
13 1 (0.024%) Maya
13 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 184 (4.40%) Magento
2 44 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 32 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
5 26 (0.62%) RMDS
6 15 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
7 13 (0.31%) Fredhopper
8 12 (0.29%) Tridion
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
10 8 (0.19%) WebTrends
10 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.17%) ION MarketView
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.12%) Agresso
13 4 (0.096%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.93%) SaaS
4 24 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (0.48%) GitHub
6 14 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.24%) PaaS
8 8 (0.19%) Force.com
9 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.072%) Heroku
12 2 (0.048%) IaaS
12 2 (0.048%) Route 53
12 2 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.048%) Responsys
13 1 (0.024%) CheetahMail
13 1 (0.024%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.024%) Office 365
13 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 163 (3.90%) Internet
2 84 (2.01%) Firewall
3 70 (1.67%) DNS
4 56 (1.34%) HTTP
5 43 (1.03%) Network Security
6 40 (0.96%) DHCP
7 30 (0.72%) Intranet
8 29 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 28 (0.67%) BGP
10 27 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (0.65%) FTP
11 24 (0.57%) WAN
11 24 (0.57%) OSPF
12 22 (0.53%) SAN
12 22 (0.53%) BIG-IP
13 21 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 21 (0.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 21 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (0.50%) LAN
13 21 (0.50%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 293 (7.00%) MySQL
3 97 (2.32%) Relational Database
4 95 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 57 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 55 (1.31%) DB2
10 51 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 49 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 38 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 38 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (0.91%) Big Data
14 33 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 30 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 28 (0.67%) RavenDB
17 26 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 236 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 201 (4.81%) Subversion
3 174 (4.16%) JIRA
4 155 (3.71%) Selenium
5 107 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 103 (2.46%) WebDriver
7 101 (2.41%) Maven
8 88 (2.10%) JUnit
9 81 (1.94%) Jenkins
10 77 (1.84%) Ant
10 77 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 74 (1.77%) Visual Studio
12 72 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 51 (1.22%) Eclipse
14 42 (1.00%) Jasmine
15 38 (0.91%) Axure RP
16 37 (0.88%) Mockito
17 30 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
18 29 (0.69%) Mercurial
18 29 (0.69%) Grunt
General
1 1152 (27.54%) Retail
2 538 (12.86%) Finance
3 354 (8.46%) Marketing
4 174 (4.16%) Banking
5 143 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 111 (2.65%) Front Office
7 104 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 60 (1.43%) Games
9 51 (1.22%) Advertising
10 50 (1.20%) Legal
11 49 (1.17%) Publishing
12 48 (1.15%) Investment Banking
13 44 (1.05%) Back Office
14 30 (0.72%) German Language
15 29 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 28 (0.67%) French Language
17 26 (0.62%) Electronics
18 18 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.43%) Billing
19 11 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1609 (38.47%) Developer
2 809 (19.34%) Analyst
3 566 (13.53%) Business Analyst
4 395 (9.44%) Project Manager
5 313 (7.48%) Architect
6 276 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 237 (5.67%) .NET Developer
8 205 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
9 157 (3.75%) Senior Developer
10 151 (3.61%) Web Developer
11 145 (3.47%) PHP Developer
12 137 (3.28%) Designer
13 136 (3.25%) Agile Business Analyst
14 128 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
15 117 (2.80%) Magento Developer
16 115 (2.75%) Consultant
17 104 (2.49%) Test Analyst
18 91 (2.18%) C# Developer
19 82 (1.96%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
20 78 (1.86%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1071 (25.60%) HTML
2 848 (20.27%) CSS
3 493 (11.79%) .NET
4 403 (9.63%) jQuery
5 397 (9.49%) HTML5
6 394 (9.42%) Web Services
7 349 (8.34%) XML
8 310 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 292 (6.98%) Spring
10 277 (6.62%) J2EE
10 277 (6.62%) CSS3
11 226 (5.40%) Ajax
12 160 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 154 (3.68%) JSP
14 146 (3.49%) RESTful
14 146 (3.49%) SOAP
15 140 (3.35%) Hibernate
15 140 (3.35%) JSON
16 124 (2.96%) AngularJS
17 118 (2.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 378 (9.04%) User Experience
2 218 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 169 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 158 (3.78%) Mobile App
5 141 (3.37%) iPad
6 108 (2.58%) Open Source
7 87 (2.08%) Social Media
8 60 (1.43%) W3C
9 57 (1.36%) Computer Science
10 41 (0.98%) EPoS
11 40 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 36 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 36 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 33 (0.79%) Online Games
14 30 (0.72%) Fixed Income
15 27 (0.65%) FMCG
16 24 (0.57%) iPhone
17 23 (0.55%) Digital Media
17 23 (0.55%) Blackberry
18 22 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 405 (9.68%) Linux
2 218 (5.21%) Windows
3 217 (5.19%) UNIX
4 171 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 136 (3.25%) Android
6 68 (1.63%) Solaris
7 42 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 24 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 19 (0.45%) Windows Vista
11 18 (0.43%) AIX
12 15 (0.36%) CentOS
13 14 (0.33%) HPUX
14 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.22%) zOS
17 7 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
17 7 (0.17%) Fedora
18 4 (0.096%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1639 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 598 (14.30%) Scrum
3 531 (12.69%) TDD
4 472 (11.28%) MVC
5 376 (8.99%) Project Management
6 317 (7.58%) OO
7 280 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 270 (6.45%) BDD
9 235 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
10 233 (5.57%) Web Development
11 224 (5.36%) Business Analysis
12 208 (4.97%) CRM
13 167 (3.99%) Unit Testing
14 165 (3.94%) B2C
15 164 (3.92%) Analytics
16 161 (3.85%) Content Management
17 156 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
18 155 (3.71%) User Stories
19 151 (3.61%) Waterfall
20 148 (3.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 909 (21.73%) Java
2 859 (20.54%) JavaScript
3 550 (13.15%) SQL
4 415 (9.92%) C#
5 376 (8.99%) PHP
6 111 (2.65%) Ruby
7 107 (2.56%) Python
8 66 (1.58%) Groovy
9 64 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 62 (1.48%) Perl
11 57 (1.36%) PHP5
12 49 (1.17%) Scala
13 44 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 44 (1.05%) C
14 42 (1.00%) PowerShell
15 38 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 36 (0.86%) Objective-C
17 33 (0.79%) C++
18 28 (0.67%) Bash Shell
19 25 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 215 (5.14%) Degree
2 90 (2.15%) ISEB
3 42 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 35 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (0.69%) CCNP
6 24 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (0.53%) PMI Certification
8 17 (0.41%) CCSE
8 17 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (0.38%) Security Cleared
10 15 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.29%) PMP
12 10 (0.24%) CISSP
12 10 (0.24%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.17%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.14%) CISM
15 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
15 5 (0.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (4.95%) QA
2 43 (1.03%) SLA
3 34 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 23 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.072%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.024%) WAI
System Software
1 84 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 46 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.14%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.14%) XenApp
5 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.096%) KVM
7 3 (0.072%) Varnish
7 3 (0.072%) vCloud
7 3 (0.072%) vSphere
8 2 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.024%) XenServer
9 1 (0.024%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.024%) Xen
9 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.024%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 63 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (1.03%) Puppet
3 42 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (0.67%) SCCM
4 28 (0.67%) SCOM
5 18 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
6 17 (0.41%) Nagios
7 13 (0.31%) Vagrant
7 13 (0.31%) Oozie
8 11 (0.26%) Ansible
9 7 (0.17%) Salt
10 6 (0.14%) OpenView
10 6 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.12%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (0.096%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.072%) logstash
13 3 (0.072%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 423 (10.11%) Oracle
2 223 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 218 (5.21%) hybris
4 217 (5.19%) ATG
5 143 (3.42%) IBM
6 112 (2.68%) SAP
7 107 (2.56%) Adobe
8 103 (2.46%) Endeca
9 83 (1.98%) JBoss
10 80 (1.91%) Google
11 79 (1.89%) Zend
12 72 (1.72%) Citrix
13 71 (1.70%) HP
14 67 (1.60%) VMware
15 61 (1.46%) Cisco
16 58 (1.39%) Red Hat
17 55 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
18 48 (1.15%) Sitecore
19 43 (1.03%) EPiServer
20 40 (0.96%) 29West
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