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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 47 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2013 2145 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.07% 4.60% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 6.27% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1316 1516 1545
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.33% +102.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £36.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.90 £50.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 July 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 July 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 July 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 -7 1181 £413 -8.33% 500
South East -6 265 £360 -10.00% 109
East of England -10 204 £400 - 54
North West -5 89 £350 +7.69% 119
West Midlands +11 81 £350 +6.87% 37
Yorkshire +11 75 £300 -7.69% 39
East Midlands -13 63 £350 -12.50% 48
South West -22 37 £350 -15.15% 23
Midlands +23 28 £338 -48.07% 1
North East -16 1 £500 +42.85% 7
South Coast - 1 - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1175 (28.92%) Retail
2 1066 (26.24%) HTML
3 950 (23.38%) Java
4 871 (21.44%) JavaScript
5 867 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
6 816 (20.08%) CSS
7 600 (14.77%) SQL
8 581 (14.30%) Finance
9 579 (14.25%) Scrum
10 548 (13.49%) TDD
11 519 (12.77%) .NET
12 435 (10.71%) jQuery
13 425 (10.46%) MVC
14 418 (10.29%) HTML5
15 413 (10.16%) C#
16 408 (10.04%) Oracle
17 393 (9.67%) Project Management
18 383 (9.43%) PHP
19 366 (9.01%) Linux
20 364 (8.96%) SQL Server
21 356 (8.76%) XML
22 354 (8.71%) Marketing
23 335 (8.25%) Web Services
24 333 (8.20%) ASP.NET
25 309 (7.61%) OO
26 290 (7.14%) BDD
26 290 (7.14%) CSS3
27 287 (7.06%) MySQL
28 278 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
29 267 (6.57%) Spring

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 252 (6.20%) CMS
2 204 (5.02%) WebSphere
3 128 (3.15%) Apache
4 92 (2.26%) Tomcat
5 86 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 78 (1.92%) WordPress
7 76 (1.87%) IIS
8 70 (1.72%) Umbraco
9 64 (1.58%) Node.js
10 57 (1.40%) Confluence
11 54 (1.33%) Drupal
12 48 (1.18%) SharePoint
13 47 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
14 46 (1.13%) MQSeries
15 45 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
16 30 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
17 27 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
18 18 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
18 18 (0.44%) Apache Solr
19 15 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 119 (2.93%) Photoshop
2 92 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 70 (1.72%) MS Excel
4 63 (1.55%) MS Office
5 53 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
7 30 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 20 (0.49%) MS Project
9 17 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (0.39%) InDesign
10 16 (0.39%) Fireworks
11 8 (0.20%) Mingle
12 4 (0.098%) SPSS
13 2 (0.049%) RoboHelp
14 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.025%) Weka
14 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.025%) Maya
14 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 199 (4.90%) Magento
2 52 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 44 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
4 26 (0.64%) RMDS
5 21 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 17 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
7 14 (0.34%) Tridion
8 11 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (0.20%) WebTrends
11 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.15%) ION MarketView
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
14 4 (0.098%) Fredhopper
15 3 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
15 3 (0.074%) osCommerce
15 3 (0.074%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 53 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (0.86%) SaaS
3 28 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.42%) GitHub
5 13 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.25%) PaaS
7 5 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.098%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.098%) Heroku
8 4 (0.098%) Force.com
8 4 (0.098%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.074%) Responsys
10 2 (0.049%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.049%) IaaS
10 2 (0.049%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.049%) Route 53
11 1 (0.025%) Office 365
11 1 (0.025%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.025%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 167 (4.11%) Internet
2 79 (1.94%) Firewall
3 65 (1.60%) HTTP
3 65 (1.60%) DNS
4 45 (1.11%) Network Security
5 37 (0.91%) BGP
6 36 (0.89%) DHCP
7 35 (0.86%) OSPF
8 32 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
10 28 (0.69%) BIG-IP
10 28 (0.69%) NetScreen
10 28 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 28 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 26 (0.64%) Intranet
12 25 (0.62%) DMVPN
13 21 (0.52%) TCP/IP
13 21 (0.52%) VPN
14 19 (0.47%) WAN
15 18 (0.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 364 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 287 (7.06%) MySQL
3 105 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 92 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 91 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 76 (1.87%) DB2
7 63 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 59 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 50 (1.23%) Hadoop
10 48 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 43 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 33 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 33 (0.81%) Big Data
14 30 (0.74%) RavenDB
15 25 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 204 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 186 (4.58%) Subversion
3 183 (4.50%) Selenium
4 173 (4.26%) JIRA
5 121 (2.98%) WebDriver
6 114 (2.81%) Cucumber
7 98 (2.41%) Maven
8 90 (2.22%) TeamCity
9 89 (2.19%) JUnit
10 83 (2.04%) Ant
11 79 (1.94%) Visual Studio
12 75 (1.85%) Jenkins
13 73 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 50 (1.23%) Eclipse
15 45 (1.11%) Axure RP
16 41 (1.01%) Mercurial
17 39 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
17 39 (0.96%) Jasmine
18 38 (0.94%) SoapUI
19 33 (0.81%) Mockito
General
1 1175 (28.92%) Retail
2 581 (14.30%) Finance
3 354 (8.71%) Marketing
4 171 (4.21%) Banking
5 154 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 103 (2.54%) Front Office
7 100 (2.46%) Telecoms
8 71 (1.75%) Games
9 61 (1.50%) Publishing
10 56 (1.38%) Advertising
11 50 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 42 (1.03%) Back Office
13 34 (0.84%) Legal
14 32 (0.79%) French Language
15 29 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 21 (0.52%) German Language
17 18 (0.44%) Billing
17 18 (0.44%) Electronics
18 16 (0.39%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1516 (37.31%) Developer
2 787 (19.37%) Analyst
3 556 (13.68%) Business Analyst
4 404 (9.94%) Project Manager
5 287 (7.06%) Architect
6 271 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 242 (5.96%) .NET Developer
8 211 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
9 169 (4.16%) Web Developer
10 156 (3.84%) Designer
11 134 (3.30%) Senior Developer
12 127 (3.13%) PHP Developer
13 122 (3.00%) Test Analyst
14 120 (2.95%) Agile Business Analyst
15 105 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
16 98 (2.41%) Tester
17 94 (2.31%) Consultant
18 91 (2.24%) C# Developer
19 90 (2.22%) Magento Developer
20 85 (2.09%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1066 (26.24%) HTML
2 816 (20.08%) CSS
3 519 (12.77%) .NET
4 435 (10.71%) jQuery
5 418 (10.29%) HTML5
6 356 (8.76%) XML
7 335 (8.25%) Web Services
8 333 (8.20%) ASP.NET
9 290 (7.14%) CSS3
10 267 (6.57%) Spring
11 261 (6.42%) J2EE
12 253 (6.23%) Ajax
13 182 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 162 (3.99%) JSON
15 160 (3.94%) JSP
16 146 (3.59%) SOAP
17 139 (3.42%) XHTML
18 128 (3.15%) RESTful
19 119 (2.93%) Hibernate
20 116 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 175 (4.31%) Mobile App
2 155 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 100 (2.46%) iPad
4 87 (2.14%) Open Source
5 83 (2.04%) W3C
6 76 (1.87%) Social Media
7 70 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 46 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 39 (0.96%) EPoS
10 35 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (0.84%) Online Games
12 28 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 28 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 27 (0.66%) Fixed Income
14 25 (0.62%) Thin Client
14 25 (0.62%) Blackberry
14 25 (0.62%) Fat Client
15 24 (0.59%) Mainframe
16 23 (0.57%) Graphic Design
17 22 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 366 (9.01%) Linux
2 221 (5.44%) UNIX
3 204 (5.02%) Windows
4 172 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 123 (3.03%) Android
6 66 (1.62%) Solaris
7 46 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 20 (0.49%) CentOS
9 20 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (0.47%) HPUX
11 17 (0.42%) AIX
12 14 (0.34%) Windows Vista
13 13 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 10 (0.25%) zOS
15 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.17%) SUSE
17 6 (0.15%) Nucleus RTOS
18 5 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (21.34%) Agile Software Development
2 579 (14.25%) Scrum
3 548 (13.49%) TDD
4 425 (10.46%) MVC
5 393 (9.67%) Project Management
6 309 (7.61%) OO
7 290 (7.14%) BDD
8 278 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 251 (6.18%) Web Development
10 214 (5.27%) Business Analysis
11 202 (4.97%) Continuous Integration
12 193 (4.75%) CRM
13 173 (4.26%) Analytics
14 170 (4.18%) B2C
14 170 (4.18%) User Acceptance Testing
15 169 (4.16%) Content Management
16 165 (4.06%) UML
17 145 (3.57%) DevOps
18 144 (3.54%) Waterfall
19 140 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 950 (23.38%) Java
2 871 (21.44%) JavaScript
3 600 (14.77%) SQL
4 413 (10.16%) C#
5 383 (9.43%) PHP
6 114 (2.81%) Ruby
7 82 (2.02%) Python
8 63 (1.55%) Perl
9 61 (1.50%) Groovy
10 59 (1.45%) T-SQL
11 52 (1.28%) PHP5
12 41 (1.01%) Scala
13 40 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 39 (0.96%) Shell Script
15 35 (0.86%) C
15 35 (0.86%) C++
16 33 (0.81%) Objective-C
17 28 (0.69%) Bash Shell
18 21 (0.52%) XPath
19 19 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 231 (5.69%) Degree
2 134 (3.30%) ISEB
3 68 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 47 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 41 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (0.89%) CCNP
7 25 (0.62%) PMI Certification
7 25 (0.62%) CCSE
8 19 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (0.39%) PMP
10 12 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.25%) Security Cleared
12 9 (0.22%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.20%) CISSP
14 6 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.15%) IIBA
15 5 (0.12%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (5.34%) QA
2 31 (0.76%) SLA
3 19 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.15%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.049%) WAI
9 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.025%) Section 508
9 1 (0.025%) P3O
System Software
1 56 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 49 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.12%) KVM
5 4 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.098%) vCloud
6 3 (0.074%) vSphere
6 3 (0.074%) Varnish
6 3 (0.074%) XenApp
7 2 (0.049%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.049%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.049%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.049%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.025%) Xen
8 1 (0.025%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.025%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 53 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 37 (0.91%) Puppet
4 20 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 19 (0.47%) Nagios
6 13 (0.32%) Oozie
7 12 (0.30%) SCCM
8 11 (0.27%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.20%) Ansible
9 8 (0.20%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.17%) SCOM
10 7 (0.17%) Salt
11 6 (0.15%) OpenSSO
11 6 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
12 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.098%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.098%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.074%) Cacti
14 3 (0.074%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 408 (10.04%) Oracle
2 248 (6.10%) ATG
3 226 (5.56%) hybris
4 171 (4.21%) Microsoft
5 161 (3.96%) IBM
6 158 (3.89%) Adobe
7 134 (3.30%) SAP
8 106 (2.61%) Endeca
9 90 (2.22%) HP
10 85 (2.09%) JBoss
11 70 (1.72%) Google
12 68 (1.67%) VMware
12 68 (1.67%) Zend
13 64 (1.58%) Citrix
14 62 (1.53%) Cisco
15 50 (1.23%) Red Hat
16 46 (1.13%) JD Edwards
17 44 (1.08%) 29West
18 43 (1.06%) Sitecore
19 41 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Rate: £425 to £450 p/day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Yoh Company
Rate: £325 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Volaris Exec
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Volaris Exec
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Volaris Exec
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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MBA Ltd
Rate: Market rates
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
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