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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 43 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2225 1995 2122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.17% 4.16% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 5.58% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1563 1386 1460
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
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 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.30% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 7 20
Average hourly rate £19.75 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £18.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £45.00 £45.60
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
39381 35768 36229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 74.65% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 25694 22646 21510
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
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 £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1037 1346
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -1.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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 +3 1235 £425 -1.44% 443
South East -10 276 £400 +6.66% 106
East of England 0 261 £450 +28.57% 66
North West +30 139 £325 -8.77% 124
Yorkshire +15 78 £314 -10.35% 81
East Midlands -13 75 £338 -4.92% 37
West Midlands +6 71 £318 -9.28% 37
South West -5 67 £400 +1.26% 47
Midlands -1 13 £445 +78.00% 2
North East -33 8 £481 - 4
South Coast - - - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 1649 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1087 (25.71%) Retail
3 1080 (25.54%) HTML
4 875 (20.70%) JavaScript
5 870 (20.58%) Java
6 862 (20.39%) CSS
7 622 (14.71%) Scrum
8 564 (13.34%) Finance
9 534 (12.63%) TDD
10 520 (12.30%) .NET
11 516 (12.20%) SQL
12 444 (10.50%) C#
13 438 (10.36%) MVC
14 418 (9.89%) HTML5
15 405 (9.58%) jQuery
16 403 (9.53%) User Experience
17 398 (9.41%) Linux
18 388 (9.18%) Web Services
19 374 (8.85%) Oracle
20 363 (8.59%) Marketing
21 362 (8.56%) Project Management
22 342 (8.09%) PHP
23 329 (7.78%) XML
24 298 (7.05%) SQL Server
25 291 (6.88%) OO
26 290 (6.86%) MySQL
27 289 (6.84%) CSS3
28 282 (6.67%) ASP.NET
29 275 (6.50%) CMS
30 273 (6.46%) J2EE

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 275 (6.50%) CMS
2 199 (4.71%) WebSphere
3 142 (3.36%) Apache
4 112 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 105 (2.48%) IIS
6 77 (1.82%) Node.js
7 74 (1.75%) JBoss
7 74 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 66 (1.56%) Drupal
9 63 (1.49%) Confluence
10 58 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
11 52 (1.23%) SharePoint
12 49 (1.16%) WordPress
13 43 (1.02%) Umbraco
14 39 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
15 31 (0.73%) Apache Solr
15 31 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
16 23 (0.54%) MQSeries
17 18 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
18 17 (0.40%) Kentico
Applications
1 122 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 118 (2.79%) Photoshop
3 69 (1.63%) MS Office
4 62 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 47 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
7 33 (0.78%) MS Project
8 25 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
9 22 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (0.40%) Fireworks
11 15 (0.35%) InDesign
12 14 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.14%) Mingle
14 2 (0.047%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.047%) SPSS
15 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
15 1 (0.024%) Weka
15 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
15 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 171 (4.04%) Magento
2 43 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 38 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 32 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.33%) Fredhopper
6 13 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
7 12 (0.28%) ION MarketView
7 12 (0.28%) RMDS
7 12 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
8 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
10 8 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.19%) WebTrends
11 7 (0.17%) Tridion
11 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (0.14%) osCommerce
13 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
13 5 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 83 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (0.83%) SaaS
4 32 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (0.52%) GitHub
6 16 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.26%) Force.com
8 9 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.12%) PaaS
10 4 (0.095%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.047%) Heroku
11 2 (0.047%) Responsys
11 2 (0.047%) IaaS
11 2 (0.047%) 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
1 135 (3.19%) Internet
2 71 (1.68%) Firewall
3 66 (1.56%) DNS
4 50 (1.18%) DHCP
4 50 (1.18%) HTTP
5 42 (0.99%) FTP
6 36 (0.85%) Network Security
7 31 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 25 (0.59%) SAN
9 24 (0.57%) Intranet
9 24 (0.57%) WAN
10 23 (0.54%) BGP
11 21 (0.50%) LAN
12 19 (0.45%) OSPF
12 19 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.40%) BIG-IP
13 17 (0.40%) VPN
14 15 (0.35%) NetScreen
14 15 (0.35%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 290 (6.86%) MySQL
3 93 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 77 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (1.66%) MongoDB
6 60 (1.42%) NoSQL
6 60 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 56 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (1.18%) DB2
9 43 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 41 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 39 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (0.92%) Big Data
12 37 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 28 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 24 (0.57%) Oracle Database
16 23 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 223 (5.27%) Git (software)
2 179 (4.23%) Subversion
3 163 (3.86%) JIRA
4 147 (3.48%) Selenium
5 99 (2.34%) Cucumber
6 96 (2.27%) Maven
7 88 (2.08%) Jenkins
8 87 (2.06%) WebDriver
9 76 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 74 (1.75%) JUnit
11 69 (1.63%) Ant
12 67 (1.58%) Visual Studio
13 52 (1.23%) TeamCity
14 48 (1.14%) Axure RP
15 42 (0.99%) Eclipse
16 39 (0.92%) Jasmine
17 36 (0.85%) NUnit
18 32 (0.76%) Mockito
19 27 (0.64%) Grunt
20 25 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1087 (25.71%) Retail
2 564 (13.34%) Finance
3 363 (8.59%) Marketing
4 201 (4.75%) Banking
5 130 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 116 (2.74%) Front Office
7 108 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.37%) Investment Banking
9 57 (1.35%) Legal
10 53 (1.25%) Games
11 49 (1.16%) Advertising
11 49 (1.16%) Back Office
12 44 (1.04%) Publishing
13 32 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 30 (0.71%) German Language
15 28 (0.66%) French Language
15 28 (0.66%) Electronics
16 22 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.35%) Billing
18 14 (0.33%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1614 (38.17%) Developer
2 795 (18.80%) Analyst
3 567 (13.41%) Business Analyst
4 409 (9.67%) Project Manager
5 350 (8.28%) Architect
6 289 (6.84%) Java Developer
7 254 (6.01%) .NET Developer
8 220 (5.20%) Front-End Developer
9 176 (4.16%) Senior Developer
10 144 (3.41%) Designer
11 136 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
12 133 (3.15%) Web Developer
12 133 (3.15%) PHP Developer
13 125 (2.96%) Agile Business Analyst
14 123 (2.91%) Consultant
15 121 (2.86%) C# Developer
16 106 (2.51%) Magento Developer
17 94 (2.22%) Test Analyst
18 93 (2.20%) C# .NET Developer
19 76 (1.80%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1080 (25.54%) HTML
2 862 (20.39%) CSS
3 520 (12.30%) .NET
4 418 (9.89%) HTML5
5 405 (9.58%) jQuery
6 388 (9.18%) Web Services
7 329 (7.78%) XML
8 289 (6.84%) CSS3
9 282 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 273 (6.46%) J2EE
11 272 (6.43%) Spring
12 199 (4.71%) Ajax
13 164 (3.88%) RESTful
14 163 (3.86%) JSP
15 144 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 142 (3.36%) AngularJS
17 140 (3.31%) SOAP
18 139 (3.29%) Hibernate
19 113 (2.67%) JSON
20 110 (2.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 403 (9.53%) User Experience
2 221 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 158 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 155 (3.67%) Mobile App
5 145 (3.43%) iPad
6 121 (2.86%) Open Source
7 95 (2.25%) Social Media
8 63 (1.49%) W3C
9 49 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 44 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 42 (0.99%) EPoS
11 42 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 37 (0.88%) FMCG
13 36 (0.85%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (0.66%) Online Games
16 27 (0.64%) iPhone
17 24 (0.57%) Algorithms
18 23 (0.54%) Visualisation
18 23 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 398 (9.41%) Linux
2 223 (5.27%) Windows
3 200 (4.73%) UNIX
4 152 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 134 (3.17%) Android
6 46 (1.09%) Solaris
7 41 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (0.54%) AIX
10 22 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 13 (0.31%) CentOS
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.17%) Fedora
16 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
17 6 (0.14%) Windows 2000
17 6 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1649 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
2 622 (14.71%) Scrum
3 534 (12.63%) TDD
4 438 (10.36%) MVC
5 362 (8.56%) Project Management
6 291 (6.88%) OO
7 269 (6.36%) BDD
8 267 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 240 (5.68%) Business Analysis
10 230 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
11 221 (5.23%) Web Development
12 198 (4.68%) CRM
13 174 (4.12%) Content Management
14 171 (4.04%) Analytics
15 166 (3.93%) Waterfall
16 164 (3.88%) SOA
17 159 (3.76%) Unit Testing
18 155 (3.67%) B2C
19 154 (3.64%) User Stories
20 152 (3.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 875 (20.70%) JavaScript
2 870 (20.58%) Java
3 516 (12.20%) SQL
4 444 (10.50%) C#
5 342 (8.09%) PHP
6 136 (3.22%) Ruby
7 112 (2.65%) Python
8 71 (1.68%) Perl
9 67 (1.58%) Groovy
10 64 (1.51%) T-SQL
11 55 (1.30%) Scala
12 52 (1.23%) PHP5
13 47 (1.11%) PowerShell
14 45 (1.06%) VB.NET
15 42 (0.99%) Objective-C
16 39 (0.92%) C
17 38 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 37 (0.88%) Clojure
19 35 (0.83%) C++
20 31 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 192 (4.54%) Degree
2 70 (1.66%) ISEB
3 29 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (0.69%) ISTQB
4 28 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (0.59%) CCNP
6 22 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 21 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (0.40%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (0.28%) PMP
10 12 (0.28%) CISSP
10 12 (0.28%) CCSE
11 11 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.21%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.17%) CISM
14 6 (0.14%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
15 5 (0.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (4.97%) QA
2 46 (1.09%) SLA
3 39 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.071%) COBIT
6 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.047%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.024%) GxP
7 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 92 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.14%) XenApp
5 6 (0.14%) vSphere
6 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.095%) Docker
8 3 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.047%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.047%) Varnish
9 2 (0.047%) XenServer
9 2 (0.047%) KVM
10 1 (0.024%) vCloud
10 1 (0.024%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.024%) Xen
10 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 70 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (1.30%) Puppet
3 42 (0.99%) SCCM
4 41 (0.97%) SCOM
5 34 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (0.50%) Nagios
7 14 (0.33%) Ansible
8 13 (0.31%) Oozie
9 11 (0.26%) Vagrant
9 11 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
10 10 (0.24%) OpenView
10 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
11 7 (0.17%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.095%) Salt
13 4 (0.095%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.071%) logstash
Vendors
1 374 (8.85%) Oracle
2 273 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 199 (4.71%) ATG
4 194 (4.59%) hybris
5 121 (2.86%) IBM
6 114 (2.70%) Adobe
7 96 (2.27%) SAP
8 94 (2.22%) Endeca
9 91 (2.15%) Google
10 70 (1.66%) HP
11 68 (1.61%) VMware
12 65 (1.54%) Zend
13 60 (1.42%) Cisco
14 58 (1.37%) Citrix
14 58 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
15 55 (1.30%) Red Hat
16 54 (1.28%) Sitecore
17 44 (1.04%) EPiServer
18 36 (0.85%) Perforce
19 33 (0.78%) TIBCO
Slough, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per annum for 6 Months
Posted: 18 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - 64,999 per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £200 per hour 3 Months initially with extension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £1 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Comtecs
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day Full Time and/or Part Time Opportunity A
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day £350-450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Rate: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago