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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 44 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2168 1971 2118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.09% 4.12% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 5.52% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1538 1362 1449
Average daily rate
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£400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 18
Average hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.29 £18.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.55 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
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
39087 35732 35760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.81% 74.62% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25636 22661 21299
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1059 1320
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +2 1198 £425 -1.16% 455
South East -10 271 £390 +4.00% 113
East of England -1 251 £450 +28.57% 72
North West +24 135 £325 -8.77% 101
Yorkshire +19 77 £313 -16.66% 78
East Midlands -15 75 £338 -3.57% 38
South West +6 71 £405 +3.84% 45
West Midlands +13 67 £318 -10.12% 32
Midlands +2 11 £300 +20.00% 2
North East -34 7 £463 - 6
South Coast - 1 £500 -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1626 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1082 (25.88%) Retail
3 1059 (25.33%) HTML
4 861 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 855 (20.45%) Java
6 843 (20.16%) CSS
7 614 (14.69%) Scrum
8 569 (13.61%) Finance
9 528 (12.63%) TDD
10 516 (12.34%) .NET
11 482 (11.53%) SQL
12 440 (10.52%) C#
13 435 (10.40%) MVC
14 422 (10.09%) HTML5
15 402 (9.61%) User Experience
16 399 (9.54%) jQuery
17 387 (9.26%) Linux
18 382 (9.14%) Web Services
19 370 (8.85%) Project Management
20 359 (8.59%) Oracle
21 347 (8.30%) Marketing
22 331 (7.92%) PHP
23 315 (7.53%) XML
24 292 (6.98%) CSS3
25 289 (6.91%) SQL Server
26 283 (6.77%) MySQL
27 282 (6.74%) OO
28 279 (6.67%) Microsoft
29 275 (6.58%) J2EE
30 271 (6.48%) ASP.NET

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 269 (6.43%) CMS
2 197 (4.71%) WebSphere
3 136 (3.25%) Apache
4 108 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 103 (2.46%) IIS
6 81 (1.94%) Node.js
7 74 (1.77%) JBoss
8 72 (1.72%) WebLogic
9 68 (1.63%) Drupal
10 62 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
11 61 (1.46%) Confluence
12 51 (1.22%) SharePoint
13 50 (1.20%) WordPress
14 39 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
15 38 (0.91%) Umbraco
16 32 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 29 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
18 21 (0.50%) MQSeries
19 18 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
20 17 (0.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 119 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 118 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 67 (1.60%) MS Office
4 64 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 51 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 38 (0.91%) OmniGraffle
7 32 (0.77%) MS Project
8 23 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.41%) Fireworks
10 16 (0.38%) InDesign
11 13 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.14%) Mingle
13 2 (0.048%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.048%) SPSS
14 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
14 1 (0.024%) Weka
14 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 168 (4.02%) Magento
2 38 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 37 (0.88%) Google Analytics
4 32 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.33%) Fredhopper
6 13 (0.31%) ION MarketView
7 12 (0.29%) RMDS
8 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
10 8 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (0.14%) osCommerce
12 6 (0.14%) Tridion
12 6 (0.14%) WebTrends
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.12%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 83 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (0.84%) SaaS
4 33 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (0.53%) GitHub
6 17 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.29%) Force.com
8 9 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.096%) PaaS
11 2 (0.048%) Heroku
11 2 (0.048%) Responsys
11 2 (0.048%) IaaS
11 2 (0.048%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.024%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.024%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.024%) CheetahMail
12 1 (0.024%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 127 (3.04%) Internet
2 68 (1.63%) Firewall
3 62 (1.48%) DNS
4 51 (1.22%) HTTP
5 46 (1.10%) DHCP
6 42 (1.00%) FTP
7 33 (0.79%) Network Security
8 32 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 24 (0.57%) Intranet
9 24 (0.57%) WAN
10 23 (0.55%) SAN
11 21 (0.50%) LAN
12 20 (0.48%) BGP
13 17 (0.41%) VPN
14 16 (0.38%) OSPF
14 16 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (0.33%) BIG-IP
15 14 (0.33%) Extranet
16 12 (0.29%) NetScreen
16 12 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 283 (6.77%) MySQL
3 90 (2.15%) Relational Database
4 73 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 67 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 59 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 52 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.05%) DB2
10 40 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 39 (0.93%) Big Data
12 36 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 36 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 33 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 30 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
15 24 (0.57%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (0.48%) Redis
19 19 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 222 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 174 (4.16%) Subversion
3 158 (3.78%) JIRA
4 142 (3.40%) Selenium
5 97 (2.32%) Maven
6 96 (2.30%) Cucumber
7 87 (2.08%) Jenkins
8 82 (1.96%) WebDriver
9 79 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 72 (1.72%) JUnit
11 66 (1.58%) Ant
12 64 (1.53%) Visual Studio
13 52 (1.24%) Axure RP
14 48 (1.15%) TeamCity
15 43 (1.03%) Jasmine
16 40 (0.96%) Eclipse
17 37 (0.88%) NUnit
18 31 (0.74%) Mockito
19 30 (0.72%) Grunt
20 25 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1082 (25.88%) Retail
2 569 (13.61%) Finance
3 347 (8.30%) Marketing
4 206 (4.93%) Banking
5 126 (3.01%) Manufacturing
6 120 (2.87%) Front Office
7 109 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.39%) Legal
9 57 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.22%) Games
11 48 (1.15%) Advertising
12 47 (1.12%) Back Office
13 43 (1.03%) Publishing
14 33 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 31 (0.74%) German Language
16 28 (0.67%) Electronics
17 26 (0.62%) French Language
18 19 (0.45%) Interactive Media
19 18 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 14 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1584 (37.89%) Developer
2 780 (18.66%) Analyst
3 561 (13.42%) Business Analyst
4 417 (9.97%) Project Manager
5 366 (8.75%) Architect
6 285 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 255 (6.10%) .NET Developer
8 220 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
9 177 (4.23%) Senior Developer
10 142 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
10 142 (3.40%) Designer
11 129 (3.09%) Web Developer
11 129 (3.09%) PHP Developer
12 126 (3.01%) C# Developer
13 122 (2.92%) Agile Business Analyst
14 121 (2.89%) Consultant
15 106 (2.54%) Magento Developer
16 97 (2.32%) C# .NET Developer
17 93 (2.22%) Test Analyst
18 77 (1.84%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1059 (25.33%) HTML
2 843 (20.16%) CSS
3 516 (12.34%) .NET
4 422 (10.09%) HTML5
5 399 (9.54%) jQuery
6 382 (9.14%) Web Services
7 315 (7.53%) XML
8 292 (6.98%) CSS3
9 275 (6.58%) J2EE
10 271 (6.48%) ASP.NET
11 260 (6.22%) Spring
12 188 (4.50%) Ajax
13 166 (3.97%) RESTful
14 156 (3.73%) JSP
15 149 (3.56%) AngularJS
16 139 (3.32%) SOAP
17 138 (3.30%) Hibernate
17 138 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 108 (2.58%) XHTML
19 104 (2.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 402 (9.61%) User Experience
2 219 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 158 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 149 (3.56%) iPad
5 147 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 114 (2.73%) Open Source
7 93 (2.22%) Social Media
8 61 (1.46%) W3C
9 47 (1.12%) Computer Science
10 46 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 45 (1.08%) Fixed Income
12 39 (0.93%) EPoS
13 38 (0.91%) FMCG
14 35 (0.84%) N-Tier
15 34 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (0.72%) iPhone
17 27 (0.65%) Online Games
18 24 (0.57%) Graphic Design
18 24 (0.57%) Blackberry
18 24 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 387 (9.26%) Linux
2 219 (5.24%) Windows
3 192 (4.59%) UNIX
4 149 (3.56%) Apple iOS
5 132 (3.16%) Android
6 45 (1.08%) Solaris
7 39 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.57%) AIX
10 23 (0.55%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 12 (0.29%) CentOS
15 11 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.19%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.17%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.17%) Fedora
18 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.14%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1626 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 614 (14.69%) Scrum
3 528 (12.63%) TDD
4 435 (10.40%) MVC
5 370 (8.85%) Project Management
6 282 (6.74%) OO
7 270 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 266 (6.36%) BDD
9 243 (5.81%) Business Analysis
10 226 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 222 (5.31%) Web Development
12 193 (4.62%) CRM
13 173 (4.14%) SOA
13 173 (4.14%) Content Management
14 168 (4.02%) Waterfall
15 166 (3.97%) Analytics
16 156 (3.73%) Unit Testing
17 154 (3.68%) PRINCE2
17 154 (3.68%) B2C
18 153 (3.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 861 (20.59%) JavaScript
2 855 (20.45%) Java
3 482 (11.53%) SQL
4 440 (10.52%) C#
5 331 (7.92%) PHP
6 133 (3.18%) Ruby
7 106 (2.54%) Python
8 69 (1.65%) Perl
9 67 (1.60%) Groovy
10 63 (1.51%) T-SQL
11 54 (1.29%) Scala
12 50 (1.20%) PHP5
13 47 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 46 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 44 (1.05%) Objective-C
16 38 (0.91%) Shell Script
16 38 (0.91%) C
17 37 (0.88%) C++
17 37 (0.88%) Clojure
18 31 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 186 (4.45%) Degree
2 64 (1.53%) ISEB
3 27 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 23 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 22 (0.53%) CCNP
7 20 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (0.43%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (0.31%) PMP
11 12 (0.29%) CISSP
11 12 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (0.24%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.22%) CCSE
15 7 (0.17%) CISM
16 6 (0.14%) Sun Certification
17 5 (0.12%) CCIE
17 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (4.81%) QA
2 44 (1.05%) SLA
3 40 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.096%) COBIT
6 3 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.024%) GxP
8 1 (0.024%) BS7799
8 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 93 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 40 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.12%) XenApp
5 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.12%) vSphere
6 4 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.096%) Docker
7 3 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.048%) Varnish
8 2 (0.048%) XenServer
8 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.048%) KVM
9 1 (0.024%) vCloud
9 1 (0.024%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.024%) Squid
9 1 (0.024%) Xen
9 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 67 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (1.24%) Puppet
3 44 (1.05%) SCCM
4 42 (1.00%) SCOM
5 32 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (0.50%) Nagios
7 14 (0.33%) Ansible
8 10 (0.24%) OpenView
8 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.24%) Vagrant
8 10 (0.24%) Oozie
9 9 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (0.17%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.096%) Salt
12 4 (0.096%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.072%) logstash
Vendors
1 359 (8.59%) Oracle
2 279 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 196 (4.69%) ATG
4 192 (4.59%) hybris
5 118 (2.82%) Adobe
5 118 (2.82%) IBM
6 93 (2.22%) Endeca
7 92 (2.20%) SAP
8 83 (1.99%) Google
9 67 (1.60%) HP
10 63 (1.51%) VMware
11 62 (1.48%) Zend
12 59 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 57 (1.36%) Cisco
14 55 (1.32%) Sitecore
15 54 (1.29%) Citrix
16 53 (1.27%) Red Hat
17 42 (1.00%) EPiServer
18 36 (0.86%) Perforce
19 34 (0.81%) TIBCO
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