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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 43 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2229 2040 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.22% 4.23% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 5.68% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1403 1533
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 6 24
Average hourly rate £14.04 £30.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £19.19 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £45.00 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +20.00%
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
39047 35944 38456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.01% 74.50% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24929 22718 22716
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
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 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1003 1444
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £48.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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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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 1251 £425 -2.85% 478
South East -4 284 £400 +1.58% 136
East of England -5 227 £398 +6.00% 57
North West +31 135 £325 -2.98% 121
Yorkshire +6 86 £300 -14.28% 55
West Midlands +19 84 £338 -3.57% 41
East Midlands -16 68 £400 +6.66% 27
South West -19 59 £396 -9.94% 38
Midlands +14 22 £338 +35.00%
North East -32 6 £500 +42.85% 7
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1648 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1106 (26.48%) Retail
3 1068 (25.57%) HTML
4 880 (21.07%) Java
5 868 (20.79%) JavaScript
6 855 (20.47%) CSS
7 598 (14.32%) Scrum
8 554 (13.27%) SQL
9 550 (13.17%) Finance
10 526 (12.60%) TDD
11 502 (12.02%) .NET
12 467 (11.18%) MVC
13 418 (10.01%) C#
14 415 (9.94%) Oracle
15 412 (9.87%) HTML5
16 406 (9.72%) jQuery
17 398 (9.53%) Linux
18 385 (9.22%) Web Services
19 382 (9.15%) User Experience
20 374 (8.96%) Project Management
21 369 (8.84%) PHP
22 352 (8.43%) Marketing
23 342 (8.19%) XML
24 333 (7.97%) SQL Server
25 308 (7.38%) OO
26 306 (7.33%) ASP.NET
27 289 (6.92%) MySQL
28 287 (6.87%) Spring
28 287 (6.87%) CSS3
29 277 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 258 (6.18%) CMS
2 195 (4.67%) WebSphere
3 142 (3.40%) Apache
4 111 (2.66%) Tomcat
5 100 (2.39%) IIS
6 87 (2.08%) WebLogic
7 84 (2.01%) Node.js
8 67 (1.60%) Confluence
9 63 (1.51%) Drupal
10 58 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
11 57 (1.36%) Umbraco
12 49 (1.17%) WordPress
13 44 (1.05%) SharePoint
14 38 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
15 34 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
16 30 (0.72%) Apache Solr
17 29 (0.69%) MQSeries
18 18 (0.43%) Kentico
19 17 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
19 17 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 103 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 101 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 68 (1.63%) MS Office
4 56 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 39 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.65%) MS Project
6 27 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 23 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
8 18 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (0.38%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (0.29%) InDesign
12 5 (0.12%) Mingle
13 1 (0.024%) Weka
13 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
13 1 (0.024%) Maya
13 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 182 (4.36%) Magento
2 44 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 35 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
6 23 (0.55%) RMDS
7 15 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
8 14 (0.34%) Fredhopper
9 10 (0.24%) Tridion
10 9 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
11 8 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.19%) ION MarketView
11 8 (0.19%) WebTrends
11 8 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
13 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.12%) Agresso
14 5 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
14 5 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 75 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (0.84%) SaaS
4 23 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (0.48%) GitHub
6 14 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.26%) Force.com
8 9 (0.22%) PaaS
9 7 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.072%) Heroku
13 2 (0.048%) Responsys
13 2 (0.048%) IaaS
14 1 (0.024%) Office 365
14 1 (0.024%) Route 53
14 1 (0.024%) CheetahMail
14 1 (0.024%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.024%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.76%) Internet
2 78 (1.87%) Firewall
3 68 (1.63%) DNS
4 57 (1.36%) HTTP
5 42 (1.01%) DHCP
6 41 (0.98%) Network Security
7 31 (0.74%) FTP
8 30 (0.72%) Intranet
9 28 (0.67%) TCP/IP
10 24 (0.57%) WAN
10 24 (0.57%) BGP
11 23 (0.55%) SAN
11 23 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (0.50%) LAN
13 20 (0.48%) OSPF
14 18 (0.43%) BIG-IP
15 17 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (0.41%) NetScreen
15 17 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 17 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 289 (6.92%) MySQL
3 95 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 95 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 69 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (1.51%) MongoDB
7 61 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 52 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 50 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 47 (1.13%) DB2
11 38 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 38 (0.91%) Big Data
12 37 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 32 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 27 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 27 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (0.60%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 228 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 191 (4.57%) Subversion
3 169 (4.05%) JIRA
4 143 (3.42%) Selenium
5 103 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 97 (2.32%) Maven
7 94 (2.25%) WebDriver
8 89 (2.13%) Jenkins
9 86 (2.06%) JUnit
10 74 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 71 (1.70%) Ant
12 70 (1.68%) Visual Studio
13 68 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 47 (1.13%) Eclipse
15 41 (0.98%) Jasmine
16 37 (0.89%) Axure RP
17 36 (0.86%) Mockito
18 32 (0.77%) NUnit
19 29 (0.69%) Grunt
20 26 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 1106 (26.48%) Retail
2 550 (13.17%) Finance
3 352 (8.43%) Marketing
4 180 (4.31%) Banking
5 137 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 111 (2.66%) Front Office
7 102 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 58 (1.39%) Games
9 52 (1.25%) Back Office
10 51 (1.22%) Publishing
11 48 (1.15%) Legal
11 48 (1.15%) Investment Banking
12 47 (1.13%) Advertising
13 29 (0.69%) French Language
14 28 (0.67%) German Language
14 28 (0.67%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.65%) Electronics
16 22 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.45%) Billing
18 12 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1619 (38.77%) Developer
2 807 (19.32%) Analyst
3 566 (13.55%) Business Analyst
4 395 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 310 (7.42%) Architect
6 276 (6.61%) Java Developer
7 241 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 208 (4.98%) Front-End Developer
9 168 (4.02%) Senior Developer
10 158 (3.78%) Web Developer
11 145 (3.47%) PHP Developer
12 142 (3.40%) Designer
13 131 (3.14%) Agile Business Analyst
14 124 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
15 113 (2.71%) Magento Developer
16 110 (2.63%) Consultant
17 101 (2.42%) Test Analyst
18 97 (2.32%) C# Developer
19 77 (1.84%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
20 74 (1.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1068 (25.57%) HTML
2 855 (20.47%) CSS
3 502 (12.02%) .NET
4 412 (9.87%) HTML5
5 406 (9.72%) jQuery
6 385 (9.22%) Web Services
7 342 (8.19%) XML
8 306 (7.33%) ASP.NET
9 287 (6.87%) Spring
9 287 (6.87%) CSS3
10 267 (6.39%) J2EE
11 221 (5.29%) Ajax
12 161 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 152 (3.64%) JSP
14 149 (3.57%) RESTful
15 143 (3.42%) Hibernate
16 142 (3.40%) SOAP
17 133 (3.18%) JSON
18 127 (3.04%) AngularJS
19 112 (2.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 382 (9.15%) User Experience
2 219 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 164 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 155 (3.71%) Mobile App
5 135 (3.23%) iPad
6 109 (2.61%) Open Source
7 85 (2.04%) Social Media
8 62 (1.48%) W3C
9 50 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 42 (1.01%) EPoS
11 39 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 39 (0.93%) Management Information System
12 35 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (0.79%) FMCG
14 32 (0.77%) Fixed Income
15 31 (0.74%) Online Games
16 25 (0.60%) Digital Media
17 23 (0.55%) iPhone
17 23 (0.55%) Mathematics
18 22 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 398 (9.53%) Linux
2 223 (5.34%) Windows
3 201 (4.81%) UNIX
4 169 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 137 (3.28%) Android
6 63 (1.51%) Solaris
7 42 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 23 (0.55%) Windows XP
10 19 (0.45%) AIX
11 18 (0.43%) Windows Vista
12 14 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.31%) CentOS
14 12 (0.29%) HPUX
15 9 (0.22%) zOS
15 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.17%) Fedora
16 7 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
17 4 (0.096%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1648 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 598 (14.32%) Scrum
3 526 (12.60%) TDD
4 467 (11.18%) MVC
5 374 (8.96%) Project Management
6 308 (7.38%) OO
7 277 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 264 (6.32%) BDD
9 236 (5.65%) Business Analysis
10 231 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
11 223 (5.34%) Web Development
12 209 (5.00%) CRM
13 165 (3.95%) Analytics
14 164 (3.93%) Unit Testing
15 163 (3.90%) B2C
16 162 (3.88%) Content Management
16 162 (3.88%) User Stories
17 157 (3.76%) Waterfall
18 156 (3.74%) ITIL
19 152 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 880 (21.07%) Java
2 868 (20.79%) JavaScript
3 554 (13.27%) SQL
4 418 (10.01%) C#
5 369 (8.84%) PHP
6 115 (2.75%) Ruby
7 109 (2.61%) Python
8 66 (1.58%) Groovy
9 65 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 59 (1.41%) Perl
11 55 (1.32%) PHP5
12 53 (1.27%) Scala
13 48 (1.15%) VB.NET
14 44 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 41 (0.98%) C
16 39 (0.93%) Shell Script
17 37 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 31 (0.74%) C++
19 25 (0.60%) Bash Shell
20 24 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (4.86%) Degree
2 79 (1.89%) ISEB
3 36 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 31 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 25 (0.60%) CCNP
6 25 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 17 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 13 (0.31%) CCSE
10 11 (0.26%) PMP
10 11 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.24%) CISSP
12 8 (0.19%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.17%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.14%) CISM
15 5 (0.12%) CCIE
15 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (4.89%) QA
2 47 (1.13%) SLA
3 38 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.072%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.024%) GxP
7 1 (0.024%) WAI
7 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 45 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.14%) XenApp
6 5 (0.12%) KVM
6 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.096%) vSphere
8 3 (0.072%) Varnish
8 3 (0.072%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.048%) vCloud
10 1 (0.024%) Docker
10 1 (0.024%) XenServer
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 64 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (1.08%) Puppet
3 42 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
4 34 (0.81%) SCOM
5 32 (0.77%) SCCM
6 19 (0.45%) Nagios
7 15 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
8 14 (0.34%) Oozie
9 12 (0.29%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.26%) Ansible
11 10 (0.24%) OpenView
11 10 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.17%) HP SIM
13 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
14 4 (0.096%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.096%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.096%) Salt
Vendors
1 415 (9.94%) Oracle
2 239 (5.72%) Microsoft
3 210 (5.03%) ATG
4 205 (4.91%) hybris
5 139 (3.33%) IBM
6 114 (2.73%) Adobe
7 109 (2.61%) SAP
8 97 (2.32%) Endeca
9 83 (1.99%) Google
10 78 (1.87%) JBoss
11 76 (1.82%) Zend
12 72 (1.72%) HP
13 71 (1.70%) Citrix
14 65 (1.56%) VMware
15 58 (1.39%) Cisco
16 57 (1.36%) Red Hat
17 56 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
18 49 (1.17%) Sitecore
19 43 (1.03%) EPiServer
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