The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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 45 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2108 1888 2141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.11% 4.38% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 6.00% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1333 1392
Average daily rate £400 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 19
Average hourly rate £17.30 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.86% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £19.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £51.20 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
E-Commerce
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -3 1198 £400 -8.57% 478
South East +3 308 £375 -7.40% 114
East of England +1 213 £400 +6.66% 79
North West +9 101 £325 - 111
East Midlands -6 84 £360 -10.00% 40
Yorkshire -35 76 £375 +17.64% 70
West Midlands +9 72 £325 +1.56% 42
South West -13 52 £390 -0.95% 48
Midlands - 8 £500 -
North East -23 5 £550 +77.41% 10
South Coast - - - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1032 (26.73%) Retail
2 926 (23.98%) HTML
3 916 (23.72%) Java
4 860 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
5 812 (21.03%) JavaScript
6 736 (19.06%) CSS
7 560 (14.50%) Scrum
8 554 (14.35%) SQL
9 552 (14.30%) Finance
10 518 (13.42%) .NET
11 493 (12.77%) TDD
12 474 (12.28%) jQuery
13 447 (11.58%) Project Management
14 400 (10.36%) HTML5
15 392 (10.15%) C#
16 382 (9.89%) Oracle
17 368 (9.53%) SQL Server
17 368 (9.53%) OO
18 365 (9.45%) MVC
19 360 (9.32%) PHP
20 348 (9.01%) XML
21 327 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
22 314 (8.13%) Marketing
23 309 (8.00%) Linux
24 290 (7.51%) CSS3
25 269 (6.97%) MySQL
26 268 (6.94%) ASP.NET
26 268 (6.94%) BDD
27 261 (6.76%) J2EE
28 259 (6.71%) Ajax

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 226 (5.85%) CMS
2 194 (5.02%) WebSphere
3 128 (3.32%) Apache
4 107 (2.77%) Tomcat
5 79 (2.05%) Umbraco
6 68 (1.76%) WordPress
6 68 (1.76%) IIS
7 60 (1.55%) Node.js
8 59 (1.53%) WebLogic
9 50 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 40 (1.04%) Drupal
11 38 (0.98%) MQSeries
11 38 (0.98%) Confluence
12 32 (0.83%) SharePoint
13 29 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
13 29 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 27 (0.70%) Alfresco
15 25 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
16 22 (0.57%) Mule
16 22 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 138 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 101 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 71 (1.84%) MS Excel
4 54 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 48 (1.24%) MS Office
6 45 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
7 28 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (0.39%) MS Project
9 11 (0.28%) Mingle
10 10 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.23%) InDesign
11 9 (0.23%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.10%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.10%) SPSS
13 2 (0.052%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.052%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.026%) Maya
14 1 (0.026%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 218 (5.65%) Magento
2 55 (1.42%) Google Analytics
3 54 (1.40%) Oracle CRM
4 23 (0.60%) Tridion
5 22 (0.57%) RMDS
6 16 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
8 7 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.16%) Summit
10 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
12 3 (0.078%) SAP FI/CO
12 3 (0.078%) SAP SD
12 3 (0.078%) SAP FI
12 3 (0.078%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.078%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.052%) nopCommerce
13 2 (0.052%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 33 (0.85%) SaaS
2 29 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.18%) GitHub
6 6 (0.16%) Office 365
7 5 (0.13%) PaaS
7 5 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.078%) Heroku
9 3 (0.078%) Force.com
9 3 (0.078%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.052%) Route 53
10 2 (0.052%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.052%) IaaS
11 1 (0.026%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (4.95%) Internet
2 88 (2.28%) HTTP
3 69 (1.79%) Firewall
4 61 (1.58%) DNS
5 41 (1.06%) Intranet
6 29 (0.75%) BGP
6 29 (0.75%) Network Security
7 27 (0.70%) OSPF
8 25 (0.65%) BIG-IP
9 24 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (0.60%) DHCP
11 22 (0.57%) VPN
12 21 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 20 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 20 (0.52%) TCP/IP
14 19 (0.49%) WAN
15 18 (0.47%) NetScreen
16 17 (0.44%) DMVPN
17 16 (0.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (9.53%) SQL Server
2 269 (6.97%) MySQL
3 103 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 89 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 85 (2.20%) MongoDB
6 78 (2.02%) DB2
7 69 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 67 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (1.19%) RDBMS
10 45 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 36 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (0.67%) Big Data
12 26 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (0.47%) Redis
16 18 (0.47%) InterSystems Cache
17 15 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 219 (5.67%) Selenium
2 185 (4.79%) Git (software)
3 164 (4.25%) Subversion
4 154 (3.99%) JIRA
5 145 (3.76%) WebDriver
6 103 (2.67%) Cucumber
7 90 (2.33%) JUnit
8 89 (2.31%) Maven
9 87 (2.25%) Jenkins
10 86 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 80 (2.07%) Ant
12 56 (1.45%) Axure RP
13 55 (1.42%) Visual Studio
14 50 (1.30%) SoapUI
15 48 (1.24%) Eclipse
15 48 (1.24%) Mercurial
16 37 (0.96%) Hudson
17 36 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
18 35 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
19 25 (0.65%) Jasmine
General
1 1032 (26.73%) Retail
2 552 (14.30%) Finance
3 314 (8.13%) Marketing
4 198 (5.13%) Banking
5 130 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 114 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 105 (2.72%) Games
8 68 (1.76%) Front Office
9 67 (1.74%) Publishing
10 63 (1.63%) Advertising
11 57 (1.48%) Investment Banking
12 38 (0.98%) Back Office
13 31 (0.80%) Legal
14 27 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.65%) Billing
16 16 (0.41%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.39%) French Language
18 13 (0.34%) Law
19 8 (0.21%) Automotive
20 7 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1281 (33.18%) Developer
2 739 (19.14%) Analyst
3 496 (12.85%) Business Analyst
4 429 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 361 (9.35%) Architect
6 201 (5.21%) Java Developer
7 197 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
8 186 (4.82%) .NET Developer
9 183 (4.74%) Designer
10 177 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
11 160 (4.14%) Web Developer
12 129 (3.34%) Test Analyst
13 119 (3.08%) Senior Developer
14 104 (2.69%) Agile Business Analyst
15 100 (2.59%) Consultant
16 99 (2.56%) PHP Developer
17 98 (2.54%) E-Commerce Manager
18 88 (2.28%) Tester
19 85 (2.20%) C# Developer
20 72 (1.86%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 926 (23.98%) HTML
2 736 (19.06%) CSS
3 518 (13.42%) .NET
4 474 (12.28%) jQuery
5 400 (10.36%) HTML5
6 348 (9.01%) XML
7 290 (7.51%) CSS3
8 268 (6.94%) ASP.NET
9 261 (6.76%) J2EE
10 259 (6.71%) Ajax
11 256 (6.63%) Web Services
12 253 (6.55%) Spring
13 147 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 147 (3.81%) JSP
14 140 (3.63%) JSON
15 138 (3.57%) XHTML
16 136 (3.52%) SOAP
17 98 (2.54%) RESTful
18 96 (2.49%) Hibernate
19 91 (2.36%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 159 (4.12%) Mobile App
2 117 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 106 (2.75%) Open Source
4 96 (2.49%) Social Media
5 76 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 60 (1.55%) iPad
7 55 (1.42%) W3C
8 40 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 37 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 36 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 33 (0.85%) FMCG
12 28 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (0.67%) Online Games
13 26 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 24 (0.62%) Web 2.0
14 24 (0.62%) Graphic Design
15 23 (0.60%) Online Banking
16 22 (0.57%) Replication
17 21 (0.54%) Client/Server
17 21 (0.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 309 (8.00%) Linux
2 220 (5.70%) Windows
3 177 (4.58%) UNIX
4 155 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 106 (2.75%) Android
6 65 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 63 (1.63%) Solaris
8 46 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (0.65%) AIX
11 22 (0.57%) HPUX
12 20 (0.52%) CentOS
13 14 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 13 (0.34%) Windows 7
15 12 (0.31%) zOS
16 11 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.16%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.16%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.16%) SUSE
18 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 860 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (14.50%) Scrum
3 493 (12.77%) TDD
4 447 (11.58%) Project Management
5 368 (9.53%) OO
6 365 (9.45%) MVC
7 327 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 268 (6.94%) BDD
9 218 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
10 217 (5.62%) CRM
11 209 (5.41%) Analytics
12 205 (5.31%) Web Development
13 180 (4.66%) B2C
14 170 (4.40%) Business Analysis
15 167 (4.33%) UML
16 164 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
17 155 (4.01%) Content Management
18 153 (3.96%) SEO
19 149 (3.86%) Responsive Web Design
20 148 (3.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 916 (23.72%) Java
2 812 (21.03%) JavaScript
3 554 (14.35%) SQL
4 392 (10.15%) C#
5 360 (9.32%) PHP
6 117 (3.03%) Ruby
7 69 (1.79%) Python
8 59 (1.53%) Perl
9 43 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 41 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 41 (1.06%) PHP5
11 38 (0.98%) C++
12 36 (0.93%) Groovy
13 35 (0.91%) Scala
14 31 (0.80%) C
15 27 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 25 (0.65%) XPath
17 20 (0.52%) Shell Script
18 18 (0.47%) Objective-C
19 16 (0.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 201 (5.21%) Degree
2 121 (3.13%) ISEB
3 69 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 31 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (0.54%) CCNP
5 21 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (0.47%) CISSP
7 17 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.44%) CCSE
8 12 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (0.31%) PMP
9 10 (0.26%) Security Cleared
9 10 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (0.26%) IIBA
10 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.21%) CCIE
11 7 (0.18%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.16%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.16%) CISM
13 5 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (5.72%) QA
2 27 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.28%) SLA
5 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.16%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.052%) P3O
7 2 (0.052%) WAI
7 2 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.026%) COBIT
8 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.026%) Section 508
System Software
1 40 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 40 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.23%) VMware ESX
3 8 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (0.16%) vSphere
5 5 (0.13%) KVM
6 4 (0.10%) vCloud
6 4 (0.10%) Varnish
7 3 (0.078%) Squid
7 3 (0.078%) XenApp
7 3 (0.078%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.052%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.052%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.052%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.026%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (1.30%) Puppet
1 50 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.31%) Nagios
3 12 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (0.18%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.16%) SCCM
6 6 (0.16%) SCOM
7 5 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
7 5 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.13%) OpenSSO
7 5 (0.13%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.078%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.078%) WMI
9 2 (0.052%) Ansible
9 2 (0.052%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.052%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.052%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.026%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 382 (9.89%) Oracle
2 232 (6.01%) ATG
3 223 (5.78%) hybris
4 160 (4.14%) IBM
5 143 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 140 (3.63%) SAP
7 129 (3.34%) Adobe
8 117 (3.03%) Endeca
9 69 (1.79%) Google
10 66 (1.71%) VMware
11 61 (1.58%) HP
12 58 (1.50%) JBoss
13 57 (1.48%) JD Edwards
14 52 (1.35%) Zend
15 51 (1.32%) Cisco
16 46 (1.19%) Elastic Path
17 42 (1.09%) Citrix
18 38 (0.98%) Red Hat
19 36 (0.93%) Sitecore
20 33 (0.85%) 29West
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day Initially for 3 Months
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £274 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day excellent day rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 375 - 400
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £001 - £300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago