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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 43 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2188 1996 2143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.17% 4.18% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 5.60% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1389 1481
Average daily rate
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£400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +0.31%
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 £351 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 7 20
Average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £18.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £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
38739 35662 36929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 74.61% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25226 22568 21925
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 £588 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1033 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 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 22 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 22 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 0 1221 £425 -2.85% 444
South East -11 267 £400 +6.66% 109
East of England -2 257 £450 +28.57% 60
North West +27 135 £325 -7.14% 129
East Midlands -13 78 £338 -4.92% 31
Yorkshire +16 77 £313 -10.71% 74
West Midlands +8 72 £325 -7.14% 32
South West -12 58 £400 +1.26% 41
Midlands +1 13 £445 +78.00% 2
North East -35 8 £481 +28.33% 5
South Coast - - - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 1620 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1067 (25.70%) HTML
3 1064 (25.63%) Retail
4 868 (20.91%) JavaScript
5 860 (20.72%) Java
6 852 (20.53%) CSS
7 610 (14.70%) Scrum
8 551 (13.27%) Finance
9 525 (12.65%) TDD
10 508 (12.24%) SQL
10 508 (12.24%) .NET
11 437 (10.53%) C#
12 433 (10.43%) MVC
13 414 (9.97%) HTML5
14 403 (9.71%) jQuery
15 397 (9.56%) User Experience
16 392 (9.44%) Linux
17 380 (9.15%) Web Services
18 367 (8.84%) Oracle
19 355 (8.55%) Project Management
19 355 (8.55%) Marketing
20 337 (8.12%) PHP
21 325 (7.83%) XML
22 295 (7.11%) SQL Server
23 285 (6.87%) OO
23 285 (6.87%) CSS3
24 284 (6.84%) MySQL
25 280 (6.75%) ASP.NET
26 270 (6.50%) CMS
26 270 (6.50%) Spring

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 270 (6.50%) CMS
2 196 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 137 (3.30%) Apache
4 110 (2.65%) Tomcat
5 102 (2.46%) IIS
6 75 (1.81%) Node.js
7 73 (1.76%) WebLogic
8 72 (1.73%) JBoss
9 65 (1.57%) Drupal
10 63 (1.52%) Confluence
11 57 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
12 52 (1.25%) SharePoint
13 48 (1.16%) WordPress
14 43 (1.04%) Umbraco
15 36 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
16 31 (0.75%) Apache Solr
17 23 (0.55%) MQSeries
18 18 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
19 17 (0.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 116 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 115 (2.77%) MS Excel
3 69 (1.66%) MS Office
4 61 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 45 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.79%) MS Project
7 32 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
8 25 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
9 22 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (0.41%) Fireworks
11 14 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
11 14 (0.34%) InDesign
12 6 (0.14%) Mingle
13 2 (0.048%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
14 1 (0.024%) SPSS
14 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.024%) Weka
Business Applications
1 166 (4.00%) Magento
2 42 (1.01%) Google Analytics
3 36 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 30 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.34%) Fredhopper
6 13 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
7 12 (0.29%) ION MarketView
7 12 (0.29%) RMDS
7 12 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.22%) 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 EBS
13 5 (0.12%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 82 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.82%) SaaS
4 32 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (0.53%) GitHub
6 16 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.26%) Force.com
8 9 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.12%) PaaS
10 4 (0.096%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.048%) Responsys
11 2 (0.048%) IaaS
11 2 (0.048%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.048%) Heroku
12 1 (0.024%) Office 365
12 1 (0.024%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.024%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.024%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 132 (3.18%) Internet
2 71 (1.71%) Firewall
3 63 (1.52%) DNS
4 49 (1.18%) HTTP
5 47 (1.13%) DHCP
6 39 (0.94%) FTP
7 36 (0.87%) Network Security
8 31 (0.75%) TCP/IP
9 25 (0.60%) SAN
10 24 (0.58%) Intranet
10 24 (0.58%) WAN
11 23 (0.55%) BGP
12 21 (0.51%) LAN
13 19 (0.46%) OSPF
13 19 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (0.41%) VPN
14 17 (0.41%) BIG-IP
15 15 (0.36%) NetScreen
15 15 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 284 (6.84%) MySQL
3 90 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 77 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 69 (1.66%) MongoDB
6 60 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 60 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 56 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (1.18%) DB2
9 43 (1.04%) Hadoop
10 39 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 39 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (0.94%) Big Data
11 37 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 23 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (0.48%) Redis
16 20 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 221 (5.32%) Git (software)
2 179 (4.31%) Subversion
3 161 (3.88%) JIRA
4 142 (3.42%) Selenium
5 98 (2.36%) Cucumber
6 94 (2.26%) Maven
7 88 (2.12%) Jenkins
8 87 (2.10%) WebDriver
9 76 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 74 (1.78%) JUnit
11 68 (1.64%) Ant
12 67 (1.61%) Visual Studio
13 52 (1.25%) TeamCity
14 46 (1.11%) Axure RP
15 42 (1.01%) Eclipse
16 39 (0.94%) Jasmine
17 36 (0.87%) NUnit
18 32 (0.77%) Mockito
19 26 (0.63%) Grunt
20 24 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1064 (25.63%) Retail
2 551 (13.27%) Finance
3 355 (8.55%) Marketing
4 192 (4.63%) Banking
5 128 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 115 (2.77%) Front Office
7 105 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 56 (1.35%) Legal
9 55 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 52 (1.25%) Games
11 49 (1.18%) Back Office
11 49 (1.18%) Advertising
12 44 (1.06%) Publishing
13 30 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 29 (0.70%) German Language
15 28 (0.67%) French Language
16 26 (0.63%) Electronics
17 22 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.36%) Billing
19 12 (0.29%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1595 (38.42%) Developer
2 779 (18.77%) Analyst
3 554 (13.35%) Business Analyst
4 392 (9.44%) Project Manager
5 337 (8.12%) Architect
6 287 (6.91%) Java Developer
7 249 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 219 (5.28%) Front-End Developer
9 172 (4.14%) Senior Developer
10 144 (3.47%) Designer
11 133 (3.20%) Web Developer
12 130 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
13 129 (3.11%) PHP Developer
14 123 (2.96%) Consultant
15 122 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
16 120 (2.89%) C# Developer
17 104 (2.51%) Magento Developer
18 92 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
19 91 (2.19%) Test Analyst
20 76 (1.83%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1067 (25.70%) HTML
2 852 (20.53%) CSS
3 508 (12.24%) .NET
4 414 (9.97%) HTML5
5 403 (9.71%) jQuery
6 380 (9.15%) Web Services
7 325 (7.83%) XML
8 285 (6.87%) CSS3
9 280 (6.75%) ASP.NET
10 270 (6.50%) Spring
11 268 (6.46%) J2EE
12 196 (4.72%) Ajax
13 162 (3.90%) RESTful
14 160 (3.85%) JSP
15 142 (3.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 142 (3.42%) AngularJS
16 137 (3.30%) SOAP
16 137 (3.30%) Hibernate
17 113 (2.72%) JSON
18 107 (2.58%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 397 (9.56%) User Experience
2 217 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 150 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 142 (3.42%) iPad
6 117 (2.82%) Open Source
7 92 (2.22%) Social Media
8 64 (1.54%) W3C
9 48 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 43 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.01%) Fixed Income
11 42 (1.01%) EPoS
12 37 (0.89%) FMCG
13 34 (0.82%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (0.67%) Online Games
16 26 (0.63%) iPhone
17 24 (0.58%) Algorithms
18 22 (0.53%) Visualisation
18 22 (0.53%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 392 (9.44%) Linux
2 219 (5.28%) Windows
3 198 (4.77%) UNIX
4 149 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 132 (3.18%) Android
6 45 (1.08%) Solaris
7 41 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (0.53%) AIX
10 21 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 19 (0.46%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.34%) Windows Vista
14 13 (0.31%) CentOS
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.17%) Fedora
16 7 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
17 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.14%) HPUX
17 6 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1620 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
2 610 (14.70%) Scrum
3 525 (12.65%) TDD
4 433 (10.43%) MVC
5 355 (8.55%) Project Management
6 285 (6.87%) OO
7 263 (6.34%) BDD
8 262 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 233 (5.61%) Business Analysis
10 228 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
11 215 (5.18%) Web Development
12 194 (4.67%) CRM
13 170 (4.10%) Content Management
14 169 (4.07%) Analytics
15 161 (3.88%) Waterfall
16 158 (3.81%) Unit Testing
17 155 (3.73%) SOA
18 152 (3.66%) B2C
19 151 (3.64%) ITIL
19 151 (3.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 868 (20.91%) JavaScript
2 860 (20.72%) Java
3 508 (12.24%) SQL
4 437 (10.53%) C#
5 337 (8.12%) PHP
6 133 (3.20%) Ruby
7 109 (2.63%) Python
8 67 (1.61%) Perl
9 66 (1.59%) Groovy
10 64 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 55 (1.32%) Scala
12 51 (1.23%) PHP5
13 47 (1.13%) PowerShell
14 44 (1.06%) VB.NET
15 40 (0.96%) Objective-C
16 39 (0.94%) C
17 37 (0.89%) Shell Script
18 36 (0.87%) Clojure
19 34 (0.82%) C++
20 29 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 192 (4.63%) Degree
2 69 (1.66%) ISEB
3 29 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 28 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 24 (0.58%) CCNP
6 22 (0.53%) PMI Certification
7 21 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 17 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (0.29%) CCSE
10 12 (0.29%) PMP
10 12 (0.29%) CISSP
11 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.22%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.17%) CISM
14 5 (0.12%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.12%) CCIE
14 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (5.01%) QA
2 46 (1.11%) SLA
3 38 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.072%) COBIT
6 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.024%) GxP
7 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 89 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.14%) vSphere
5 6 (0.14%) XenApp
6 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.096%) Docker
7 4 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.048%) KVM
9 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.048%) XenServer
9 2 (0.048%) Varnish
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.024%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.024%) Xen
10 1 (0.024%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (1.30%) Puppet
3 40 (0.96%) SCCM
3 40 (0.96%) SCOM
4 34 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 21 (0.51%) Nagios
6 14 (0.34%) Ansible
7 13 (0.31%) Oozie
8 11 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 11 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
9 10 (0.24%) OpenView
9 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
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%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 367 (8.84%) Oracle
2 261 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 193 (4.65%) ATG
4 189 (4.55%) hybris
5 121 (2.91%) IBM
6 112 (2.70%) Adobe
7 91 (2.19%) Endeca
8 89 (2.14%) Google
9 88 (2.12%) SAP
10 70 (1.69%) HP
11 67 (1.61%) VMware
12 63 (1.52%) Zend
13 59 (1.42%) Cisco
14 58 (1.40%) Citrix
15 56 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
16 55 (1.32%) Red Hat
17 51 (1.23%) Sitecore
18 44 (1.06%) EPiServer
19 35 (0.84%) Perforce
20 33 (0.79%) TIBCO
West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Pro Rata 3 months
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200 - £294 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Yoh
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £385 - £435 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday