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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 47 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1855 1753 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.99% 3.99% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 5.33% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1312 1184 1268
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 14
Average hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £11.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-35.34% -4.91%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -10 942 £438 +2.94% 515
South East +3 272 £393 -1.87% 102
East of England +12 246 £450 +12.50% 65
South West +46 125 £400 -3.03% 36
Yorkshire +56 97 £400 +3.22% 60
North West -9 81 £346 -6.10% 120
East Midlands +5 48 £363 -3.97% 47
West Midlands -3 30 £330 -4.52% 39
Midlands +7 6 £220 -12.00%
South Coast - 3 £400 -
North East -12 1 - - 6
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1494 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 875 (21.86%) Retail
3 806 (20.13%) HTML
4 776 (19.39%) Java
5 725 (18.11%) JavaScript
6 681 (17.01%) CSS
7 627 (15.66%) Scrum
8 530 (13.24%) .NET
9 524 (13.09%) Finance
10 500 (12.49%) TDD
11 421 (10.52%) C#
12 418 (10.44%) SQL
13 387 (9.67%) Linux
14 374 (9.34%) Project Management
15 371 (9.27%) MVC
16 360 (8.99%) HTML5
17 353 (8.82%) User Experience
18 344 (8.59%) Microsoft
19 343 (8.57%) Web Services
20 340 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
21 335 (8.37%) jQuery
22 326 (8.14%) Marketing
23 302 (7.54%) BDD
24 288 (7.19%) PHP
25 281 (7.02%) Oracle
26 274 (6.84%) SQL Server
27 262 (6.55%) OO
28 259 (6.47%) CSS3
29 248 (6.20%) MySQL
29 248 (6.20%) Windows

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 243 (6.07%) CMS
2 172 (4.30%) WebSphere
3 118 (2.95%) IIS
4 105 (2.62%) Apache
5 102 (2.55%) Tomcat
6 84 (2.10%) Node.js
7 59 (1.47%) Drupal
8 58 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
9 55 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 51 (1.27%) JBoss
11 49 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 46 (1.15%) Confluence
13 40 (1.00%) WordPress
14 38 (0.95%) Apache Solr
15 34 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 30 (0.75%) Umbraco
17 21 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
18 20 (0.50%) Kentico
19 18 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
20 13 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 136 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 95 (2.37%) Photoshop
3 66 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 55 (1.37%) MS Office
5 52 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 44 (1.10%) MS Project
7 37 (0.92%) OmniGraffle
8 30 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 25 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.25%) InDesign
11 8 (0.20%) Fireworks
12 6 (0.15%) SPSS
13 5 (0.12%) Mingle
14 4 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.050%) Niku Workbench
15 2 (0.050%) AutoCAD
16 1 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 168 (4.20%) Magento
2 43 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 39 (0.97%) Google Analytics
4 28 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (0.45%) ION MarketView
6 10 (0.25%) Fredhopper
7 9 (0.22%) Tridion
8 7 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.17%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.15%) RMDS
9 6 (0.15%) WebTrends
10 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.12%) Shopify
10 5 (0.12%) osCommerce
11 4 (0.100%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.100%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.100%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (0.100%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.100%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.100%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 123 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.25%) SaaS
4 38 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.32%) Force.com
6 13 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.27%) GitHub
8 9 (0.22%) PaaS
9 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.12%) IaaS
12 4 (0.100%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.075%) Route 53
13 3 (0.075%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.075%) ElastiCache
14 2 (0.050%) Office 365
14 2 (0.050%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.025%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 112 (2.80%) DNS
2 110 (2.75%) Firewall
3 108 (2.70%) Internet
4 89 (2.22%) DHCP
5 63 (1.57%) BGP
6 61 (1.52%) HTTP
7 58 (1.45%) FTP
8 55 (1.37%) OSPF
9 54 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
10 53 (1.32%) Network Security
11 43 (1.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 41 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 39 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
14 37 (0.92%) MPLS
14 37 (0.92%) NetScreen
14 37 (0.92%) BIG-IP
15 36 (0.90%) TCP/IP
16 32 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 32 (0.80%) VPN
17 29 (0.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 248 (6.20%) MySQL
3 90 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 76 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 64 (1.60%) NoSQL
6 46 (1.15%) DB2
7 44 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 40 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
11 34 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 29 (0.72%) RDBMS
13 28 (0.70%) Big Data
14 23 (0.57%) Oracle Database
15 22 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (0.47%) Hadoop
17 18 (0.45%) Redis
18 17 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
19 12 (0.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 206 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 168 (4.20%) Selenium
3 147 (3.67%) JIRA
4 133 (3.32%) Subversion
5 100 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 93 (2.32%) Cucumber
7 83 (2.07%) WebDriver
8 80 (2.00%) Maven
9 77 (1.92%) JUnit
10 56 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 55 (1.37%) Jasmine
12 51 (1.27%) Ant
13 47 (1.17%) Axure RP
14 43 (1.07%) SpecFlow
15 39 (0.97%) NUnit
16 36 (0.90%) TeamCity
17 33 (0.82%) Visual Studio
18 31 (0.77%) Grunt
19 28 (0.70%) Eclipse
20 23 (0.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 875 (21.86%) Retail
2 524 (13.09%) Finance
3 326 (8.14%) Marketing
4 219 (5.47%) Banking
5 123 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 96 (2.40%) Front Office
7 78 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 74 (1.85%) Games
9 73 (1.82%) Investment Banking
10 63 (1.57%) Legal
11 54 (1.35%) Advertising
12 50 (1.25%) Back Office
13 40 (1.00%) Electronics
14 37 (0.92%) Publishing
15 24 (0.60%) Retail Banking
16 22 (0.55%) German Language
17 21 (0.52%) Automotive
18 19 (0.47%) Law
19 18 (0.45%) Interactive Media
19 18 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1369 (34.20%) Developer
2 713 (17.81%) Analyst
3 475 (11.87%) Business Analyst
4 458 (11.44%) Project Manager
5 422 (10.54%) Architect
6 224 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 220 (5.50%) Java Developer
8 202 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
9 201 (5.02%) Senior Developer
10 169 (4.22%) Front-End Developer
11 123 (3.07%) Web Developer
12 111 (2.77%) PHP Developer
13 105 (2.62%) C# Developer
14 103 (2.57%) Consultant
15 101 (2.52%) Magento Developer
16 100 (2.50%) Designer
17 92 (2.30%) Agile Business Analyst
18 86 (2.15%) Test Analyst
19 80 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
20 78 (1.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 806 (20.13%) HTML
2 681 (17.01%) CSS
3 530 (13.24%) .NET
4 360 (8.99%) HTML5
5 343 (8.57%) Web Services
6 335 (8.37%) jQuery
7 259 (6.47%) CSS3
8 233 (5.82%) J2EE
9 225 (5.62%) XML
10 220 (5.50%) ASP.NET
11 202 (5.05%) Spring
12 174 (4.35%) AngularJS
13 159 (3.97%) RESTful
14 155 (3.87%) Ajax
15 115 (2.87%) JSP
16 112 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 104 (2.60%) SOAP
18 97 (2.42%) .NET Framework
19 96 (2.40%) REST
20 86 (2.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 353 (8.82%) User Experience
2 199 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 132 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 115 (2.87%) iPad
6 100 (2.50%) Open Source
7 89 (2.22%) Social Media
8 49 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 46 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 41 (1.02%) Computer Science
11 40 (1.00%) FMCG
12 37 (0.92%) DTV
13 36 (0.90%) Online Games
14 34 (0.85%) Derivative
14 34 (0.85%) Fat Client
14 34 (0.85%) Thin Client
15 33 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
15 33 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
16 31 (0.77%) Algorithms
17 29 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 387 (9.67%) Linux
2 248 (6.20%) Windows
3 172 (4.30%) UNIX
4 130 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 126 (3.15%) Android
6 51 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (0.72%) AIX
8 25 (0.62%) Solaris
9 21 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.35%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.30%) CentOS
15 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 8 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.17%) Windows 2000
19 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1494 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 627 (15.66%) Scrum
3 500 (12.49%) TDD
4 374 (9.34%) Project Management
5 371 (9.27%) MVC
6 340 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 302 (7.54%) BDD
8 262 (6.55%) OO
9 228 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
10 222 (5.55%) SOA
11 204 (5.10%) CRM
12 199 (4.97%) Business Analysis
13 196 (4.90%) Waterfall
14 182 (4.55%) Web Development
15 166 (4.15%) ITIL
16 153 (3.82%) User Stories
17 150 (3.75%) PRINCE2
18 144 (3.60%) Unit Testing
18 144 (3.60%) DevOps
19 138 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 776 (19.39%) Java
2 725 (18.11%) JavaScript
3 421 (10.52%) C#
4 418 (10.44%) SQL
5 288 (7.19%) PHP
6 133 (3.32%) Ruby
7 130 (3.25%) Python
8 71 (1.77%) Perl
9 61 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 52 (1.30%) C
11 49 (1.22%) Groovy
12 47 (1.17%) VB.NET
13 45 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 42 (1.05%) Scala
14 42 (1.05%) C++
15 39 (0.97%) Objective-C
15 39 (0.97%) Bash Shell
16 36 (0.90%) PHP5
17 31 (0.77%) Clojure
18 26 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 131 (3.27%) Degree
2 73 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (1.37%) CCNP
3 55 (1.37%) ISEB
4 38 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 32 (0.80%) CCSE
6 18 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 18 (0.45%) CCNA
7 17 (0.42%) CCIE
8 16 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (0.30%) CISSP
11 11 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.22%) PMP
12 9 (0.22%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.15%) PCI QSA
15 6 (0.15%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (4.50%) QA
2 47 (1.17%) PCI DSS
2 47 (1.17%) SLA
3 20 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.15%) COBIT
5 5 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.050%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.025%) BS7799
7 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.025%) GxP
System Software
1 107 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 63 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.25%) Terminal Services
4 9 (0.22%) Varnish
5 7 (0.17%) vSphere
6 6 (0.15%) Docker
6 6 (0.15%) XenServer
6 6 (0.15%) Firmware
7 5 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.100%) XenApp
8 4 (0.100%) Squid
9 3 (0.075%) vCloud
9 3 (0.075%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.050%) KVM
10 2 (0.050%) Snort
10 2 (0.050%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.050%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.025%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.025%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (1.72%) SCCM
2 62 (1.55%) SCOM
2 62 (1.55%) Puppet
3 54 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.67%) Nagios
5 24 (0.60%) Ansible
6 13 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.20%) OpenView
9 6 (0.15%) Icinga
9 6 (0.15%) Graphite
10 5 (0.12%) HP SIM
10 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.12%) logstash
11 4 (0.100%) OpenSSO
11 4 (0.100%) CA SiteMinder
11 4 (0.100%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (0.075%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.075%) Capistrano
12 3 (0.075%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 344 (8.59%) Microsoft
2 281 (7.02%) Oracle
3 202 (5.05%) hybris
4 126 (3.15%) ATG
5 97 (2.42%) Cisco
6 93 (2.32%) VMware
7 91 (2.27%) SAP
8 89 (2.22%) Google
9 86 (2.15%) Adobe
10 85 (2.12%) IBM
11 72 (1.80%) Sitecore
12 71 (1.77%) F5
13 69 (1.72%) Endeca
13 69 (1.72%) Citrix
14 65 (1.62%) HP
15 61 (1.52%) Red Hat
16 55 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
17 54 (1.35%) CheckPoint
18 42 (1.05%) Blue Coat
19 40 (1.00%) Juniper
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
asos
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300pd
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago