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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 42 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2167 1914 2090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.28% 4.00% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 5.23% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1285 1502
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.04 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £108.00 £32.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
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
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 1119 £425 +2.40% 476
South East +17 342 £400 +11.11% 101
East of England +3 195 £375 -6.25% 56
Yorkshire +2 129 £348 -7.33% 94
South West +56 117 £400 +6.66% 38
North West +12 111 £375 +15.38% 91
East Midlands +4 93 £375 +15.38% 61
West Midlands -21 57 £350 - 31
Midlands -4 15 £500 +100.00%
North East -13 9 £363 -34.09% 5
South Coast +4 2 - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1667 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1014 (23.77%) Retail
3 978 (22.93%) Java
4 900 (21.10%) JavaScript
4 900 (21.10%) HTML
5 784 (18.38%) CSS
6 681 (15.96%) Scrum
7 628 (14.72%) TDD
8 587 (13.76%) SQL
9 572 (13.41%) .NET
10 512 (12.00%) Finance
11 472 (11.06%) C#
12 441 (10.34%) MVC
13 412 (9.66%) HTML5
14 397 (9.31%) User Experience
15 393 (9.21%) Web Services
16 387 (9.07%) Project Management
17 377 (8.84%) SQL Server
18 358 (8.39%) jQuery
19 344 (8.06%) Marketing
20 337 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
21 313 (7.34%) AngularJS
22 308 (7.22%) BDD
23 307 (7.20%) CSS3
24 303 (7.10%) Oracle
25 300 (7.03%) Linux
26 299 (7.01%) hybris
27 288 (6.75%) OO
28 286 (6.70%) ASP.NET
29 280 (6.56%) Continuous Integration

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 224 (5.25%) WebSphere
2 220 (5.16%) CMS
3 113 (2.65%) Node.js
4 106 (2.48%) IIS
4 106 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 104 (2.44%) Apache
6 88 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 80 (1.88%) JBoss
8 65 (1.52%) WebLogic
9 59 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 41 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 41 (0.96%) Apache Solr
11 39 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (0.80%) Confluence
13 33 (0.77%) Mule
14 30 (0.70%) Drupal
15 25 (0.59%) WordPress
16 23 (0.54%) Kentico
17 22 (0.52%) Apache Pig
18 21 (0.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 111 (2.60%) Photoshop
2 103 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 53 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 39 (0.91%) MS Project
4 39 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 35 (0.82%) MS Office
6 31 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 31 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 21 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
8 17 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 17 (0.40%) InDesign
9 11 (0.26%) SPSS
10 7 (0.16%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.070%) GIMP
11 3 (0.070%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.047%) Mingle
13 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 135 (3.16%) Magento
2 29 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.35%) Tridion
4 15 (0.35%) ION MarketView
5 13 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.26%) Fredhopper
6 11 (0.26%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.19%) RMDS
8 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.14%) Unica
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.12%) Optimost
9 5 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.12%) Agresso
10 4 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.070%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.047%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 136 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (1.31%) SaaS
4 54 (1.27%) Google Analytics
5 30 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
8 20 (0.47%) PaaS
9 16 (0.38%) GitHub
10 15 (0.35%) IaaS
11 13 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (0.28%) SmartFocus
13 11 (0.26%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.16%) Heroku
15 7 (0.16%) Route 53
16 5 (0.12%) Office 365
16 5 (0.12%) Google Checkout
17 4 (0.094%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.12%) Internet
2 83 (1.95%) Firewall
3 64 (1.50%) HTTP
4 58 (1.36%) DNS
5 50 (1.17%) Network Security
6 40 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (0.94%) BGP
7 38 (0.89%) OSPF
8 37 (0.87%) DHCP
9 35 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
9 35 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 33 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 32 (0.75%) NetScreen
12 30 (0.70%) BIG-IP
13 28 (0.66%) WAN
14 25 (0.59%) VPN
15 22 (0.52%) SAN
15 22 (0.52%) TCP/IP
16 20 (0.47%) MPLS
17 19 (0.45%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 230 (5.39%) MySQL
3 121 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 75 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 71 (1.66%) NoSQL
6 61 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 60 (1.41%) DB2
8 59 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 52 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 51 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 50 (1.17%) Big Data
12 49 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (1.13%) Hadoop
14 37 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 35 (0.82%) Redis
16 32 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 31 (0.73%) Oracle Database
18 30 (0.70%) Apache Hive
19 28 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
20 26 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 229 (5.37%) Git (software)
2 150 (3.52%) JIRA
2 150 (3.52%) Selenium
3 124 (2.91%) Jenkins
4 95 (2.23%) Maven
5 94 (2.20%) Subversion
6 93 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 76 (1.78%) Ant
7 76 (1.78%) JUnit
8 73 (1.71%) Jasmine
9 58 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 57 (1.34%) WebDriver
11 52 (1.22%) Grunt
12 47 (1.10%) Axure RP
13 45 (1.05%) SpecFlow
13 45 (1.05%) Visual Studio
14 43 (1.01%) NUnit
15 38 (0.89%) SoapUI
16 36 (0.84%) Eclipse
17 33 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 1014 (23.77%) Retail
2 512 (12.00%) Finance
3 344 (8.06%) Marketing
4 173 (4.06%) Banking
5 121 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 92 (2.16%) Publishing
7 88 (2.06%) Front Office
8 75 (1.76%) Games
9 60 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 57 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 41 (0.96%) Advertising
12 38 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 33 (0.77%) Electronics
14 32 (0.75%) Back Office
15 31 (0.73%) Legal
16 22 (0.52%) Law
17 18 (0.42%) Automotive
18 17 (0.40%) Interactive Media
19 15 (0.35%) Multimedia
20 11 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1532 (35.91%) Developer
2 740 (17.35%) Analyst
3 450 (10.55%) Project Manager
4 428 (10.03%) Architect
5 419 (9.82%) Business Analyst
6 259 (6.07%) .NET Developer
7 239 (5.60%) Java Developer
8 224 (5.25%) Solutions Architect
9 215 (5.04%) Front-End Developer
10 194 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 143 (3.35%) Test Analyst
12 141 (3.31%) C# Developer
13 125 (2.93%) Web Developer
14 117 (2.74%) Designer
15 100 (2.34%) C# .NET Developer
16 96 (2.25%) Consultant
17 92 (2.16%) E-Commerce Manager
18 86 (2.02%) Tester
19 79 (1.85%) Agile Business Analyst
20 77 (1.80%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 900 (21.10%) HTML
2 784 (18.38%) CSS
3 572 (13.41%) .NET
4 412 (9.66%) HTML5
5 393 (9.21%) Web Services
6 358 (8.39%) jQuery
7 313 (7.34%) AngularJS
8 307 (7.20%) CSS3
9 286 (6.70%) ASP.NET
10 256 (6.00%) Spring
11 255 (5.98%) XML
12 254 (5.95%) J2EE
13 178 (4.17%) JSON
14 177 (4.15%) RESTful
15 171 (4.01%) REST
16 157 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 153 (3.59%) SOAP
18 132 (3.09%) JSP
19 131 (3.07%) Ajax
19 131 (3.07%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 397 (9.31%) User Experience
2 246 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 197 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 135 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 77 (1.80%) iPad
6 72 (1.69%) W3C
7 71 (1.66%) Social Media
8 61 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 49 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 40 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 32 (0.75%) Fixed Income
12 30 (0.70%) EPoS
13 29 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
14 28 (0.66%) FMCG
14 28 (0.66%) DTV
15 26 (0.61%) Digital Media
16 24 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (0.56%) Algorithms
16 24 (0.56%) Graphic Design
17 22 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 300 (7.03%) Linux
2 214 (5.02%) Windows
3 190 (4.45%) UNIX
4 145 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 144 (3.38%) Android
6 63 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (0.70%) AIX
9 21 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (0.42%) CentOS
11 16 (0.38%) Solaris
12 14 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.23%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1667 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (15.96%) Scrum
3 628 (14.72%) TDD
4 441 (10.34%) MVC
5 387 (9.07%) Project Management
6 337 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 308 (7.22%) BDD
8 288 (6.75%) OO
9 280 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 224 (5.25%) SDLC
11 214 (5.02%) CRM
12 205 (4.81%) SOA
13 191 (4.48%) Analytics
14 189 (4.43%) Business Analysis
15 178 (4.17%) B2C
16 175 (4.10%) PRINCE2
17 171 (4.01%) Waterfall
18 162 (3.80%) DevOps
19 157 (3.68%) Kanban
20 151 (3.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 978 (22.93%) Java
2 900 (21.10%) JavaScript
3 587 (13.76%) SQL
4 472 (11.06%) C#
5 244 (5.72%) PHP
6 143 (3.35%) Ruby
7 98 (2.30%) Python
8 72 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 70 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 62 (1.45%) Perl
11 56 (1.31%) Objective-C
12 55 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 51 (1.20%) C++
14 46 (1.08%) C
15 45 (1.05%) Groovy
16 39 (0.91%) VB.NET
17 38 (0.89%) Clojure
18 30 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 30 (0.70%) Scala
19 23 (0.54%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 183 (4.29%) Degree
2 54 (1.27%) ISEB
3 50 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (0.89%) CCNP
5 37 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 26 (0.61%) PMP
7 26 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.49%) CCSE
9 17 (0.40%) Sun Certification
10 16 (0.38%) CISSP
10 16 (0.38%) Security Cleared
11 14 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.23%) CISM
13 10 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (0.21%) CCNA
14 9 (0.21%) PCI QSA
14 9 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (5.11%) QA
2 43 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 37 (0.87%) SLA
4 21 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.094%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.094%) WAI
7 3 (0.070%) COBIT
7 3 (0.070%) WCAG
8 2 (0.047%) MiFID
8 2 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.047%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.047%) PMBOK
System Software
1 57 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.66%) Docker
4 12 (0.28%) HDFS
4 12 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.19%) Firmware
5 8 (0.19%) NFS
6 7 (0.16%) vSphere
7 6 (0.14%) XenApp
8 4 (0.094%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.094%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.094%) Varnish
8 4 (0.094%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.070%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.070%) Squid
9 3 (0.070%) XenServer
10 2 (0.047%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.047%) vCloud
11 1 (0.023%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 73 (1.71%) Puppet
2 60 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.42%) Ansible
3 18 (0.42%) Nagios
4 15 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 10 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (0.23%) RANCID
5 10 (0.23%) SCOM
5 10 (0.23%) CloudHub
6 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.19%) SCCM
8 6 (0.14%) Graphite
9 5 (0.12%) StatsD
10 4 (0.094%) Mesos
10 4 (0.094%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.094%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.070%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.070%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.070%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.070%) cPanel
Vendors
1 303 (7.10%) Oracle
2 299 (7.01%) hybris
3 271 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 191 (4.48%) Adobe
5 142 (3.33%) ATG
6 125 (2.93%) IBM
7 102 (2.39%) SAP
7 102 (2.39%) Google
8 84 (1.97%) Sitecore
9 77 (1.80%) VMware
10 75 (1.76%) Endeca
11 73 (1.71%) Red Hat
12 63 (1.48%) Cisco
13 60 (1.41%) Demandware
14 57 (1.34%) F5
14 57 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
15 46 (1.08%) Citrix
16 44 (1.03%) HP
17 34 (0.80%) EPiServer
18 32 (0.75%) TIBCO
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per annum
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Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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Networking People
Rate: neg
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First Point
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Rate: £380 - £400 per annum
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London
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