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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 47 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2088 2186 2179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.08% 4.54% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 6.16% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1383 1527 1548
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 20
Average hourly rate £14.04 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £16.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
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
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -4 1203 £425 -2.85% 482
South East -12 263 £375 -5.66% 102
East of England -9 233 £400 - 60
North West 0 110 £325 - 118
West Midlands +20 82 £350 +6.06% 36
Yorkshire +1 64 £283 -19.28% 61
East Midlands -25 62 £375 - 38
South West -33 42 £386 -6.36% 37
Midlands +23 29 £338 -48.07% 1
North East -23 1 £500 +42.85% 5
South Coast - 1 - -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1166 (28.87%) Retail
2 1054 (26.10%) HTML
3 912 (22.58%) Java
4 866 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
5 832 (20.60%) JavaScript
6 808 (20.00%) CSS
7 580 (14.36%) Scrum
8 549 (13.59%) SQL
9 540 (13.37%) Finance
10 532 (13.17%) TDD
11 491 (12.16%) .NET
12 463 (11.46%) MVC
13 418 (10.35%) Oracle
14 405 (10.03%) HTML5
15 402 (9.95%) jQuery
16 397 (9.83%) C#
17 394 (9.75%) Linux
18 385 (9.53%) Project Management
19 363 (8.99%) Web Services
20 350 (8.67%) XML
21 349 (8.64%) PHP
22 347 (8.59%) Marketing
23 345 (8.54%) SQL Server
24 314 (7.77%) ASP.NET
25 311 (7.70%) OO
26 285 (7.06%) CSS3
27 282 (6.98%) Spring
28 277 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
29 276 (6.83%) MySQL
30 271 (6.71%) BDD

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 237 (5.87%) CMS
2 189 (4.68%) WebSphere
3 130 (3.22%) Apache
4 101 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 91 (2.25%) WebLogic
6 86 (2.13%) IIS
7 81 (2.01%) Node.js
8 65 (1.61%) Confluence
9 59 (1.46%) Umbraco
10 53 (1.31%) Drupal
11 52 (1.29%) WordPress
12 49 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
13 48 (1.19%) SharePoint
14 41 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
15 38 (0.94%) MQSeries
16 31 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
16 31 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 22 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
18 18 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
19 15 (0.37%) Kentico
Applications
1 103 (2.55%) Photoshop
2 95 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 64 (1.58%) MS Office
4 59 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 51 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 26 (0.64%) MS Project
8 23 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
9 17 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
10 15 (0.37%) Fireworks
11 11 (0.27%) InDesign
12 4 (0.099%) Mingle
13 2 (0.050%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.050%) SPSS
14 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.025%) Maya
14 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.025%) Niku Workbench
14 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.025%) Weka
Business Applications
1 168 (4.16%) Magento
2 42 (1.04%) Google Analytics
3 32 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
4 26 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 25 (0.62%) RMDS
6 24 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (0.37%) SiteCatalyst
8 13 (0.32%) Tridion
8 13 (0.32%) Fredhopper
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
9 8 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
9 8 (0.20%) WebTrends
9 8 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 6 (0.15%) ION MarketView
12 5 (0.12%) Agresso
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.099%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 65 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (0.92%) SaaS
4 19 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (0.45%) GitHub
6 16 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.25%) PaaS
8 7 (0.17%) Force.com
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.074%) Heroku
10 3 (0.074%) Responsys
11 2 (0.050%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.050%) Route 53
11 2 (0.050%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.050%) IaaS
12 1 (0.025%) Office 365
12 1 (0.025%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.025%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 161 (3.99%) Internet
2 82 (2.03%) Firewall
3 64 (1.58%) DNS
4 51 (1.26%) HTTP
5 46 (1.14%) Network Security
6 39 (0.97%) DHCP
7 34 (0.84%) BGP
8 33 (0.82%) OSPF
9 31 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (0.69%) Intranet
10 28 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (0.67%) NetScreen
11 27 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 27 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 26 (0.64%) BIG-IP
13 23 (0.57%) DMVPN
14 21 (0.52%) SAN
14 21 (0.52%) LAN
14 21 (0.52%) WAN
14 21 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 276 (6.83%) MySQL
3 94 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 93 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 74 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 64 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (1.58%) DB2
7 58 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 56 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 52 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 48 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 42 (1.04%) Oracle Database
12 39 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 38 (0.94%) Big Data
14 36 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (0.74%) RavenDB
17 29 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
18 27 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 232 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 198 (4.90%) Subversion
3 184 (4.56%) JIRA
4 166 (4.11%) Selenium
5 113 (2.80%) WebDriver
6 110 (2.72%) Cucumber
7 104 (2.57%) Maven
8 86 (2.13%) JUnit
9 82 (2.03%) Ant
10 80 (1.98%) TeamCity
10 80 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 78 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 75 (1.86%) Visual Studio
13 51 (1.26%) Eclipse
14 43 (1.06%) Jasmine
15 35 (0.87%) Axure RP
16 34 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
17 33 (0.82%) Mockito
18 31 (0.77%) Mercurial
19 28 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1166 (28.87%) Retail
2 540 (13.37%) Finance
3 347 (8.59%) Marketing
4 162 (4.01%) Banking
5 143 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 98 (2.43%) Front Office
7 91 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 69 (1.71%) Games
9 51 (1.26%) Publishing
10 50 (1.24%) Advertising
11 43 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 43 (1.06%) Legal
12 42 (1.04%) Back Office
13 31 (0.77%) French Language
14 28 (0.69%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.62%) German Language
16 20 (0.50%) Electronics
17 15 (0.37%) Billing
17 15 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1547 (38.30%) Developer
2 775 (19.19%) Analyst
3 544 (13.47%) Business Analyst
4 392 (9.71%) Project Manager
5 285 (7.06%) Architect
6 264 (6.54%) Java Developer
7 239 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 202 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
9 155 (3.84%) Web Developer
10 139 (3.44%) Senior Developer
11 138 (3.42%) PHP Developer
12 131 (3.24%) Designer
12 131 (3.24%) Agile Business Analyst
13 116 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
14 105 (2.60%) Consultant
15 104 (2.57%) Test Analyst
16 101 (2.50%) Magento Developer
17 88 (2.18%) C# Developer
18 86 (2.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
19 79 (1.96%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1054 (26.10%) HTML
2 808 (20.00%) CSS
3 491 (12.16%) .NET
4 405 (10.03%) HTML5
5 402 (9.95%) jQuery
6 363 (8.99%) Web Services
7 350 (8.67%) XML
8 314 (7.77%) ASP.NET
9 285 (7.06%) CSS3
10 282 (6.98%) Spring
11 269 (6.66%) J2EE
12 236 (5.84%) Ajax
13 170 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 150 (3.71%) JSP
15 144 (3.57%) SOAP
16 140 (3.47%) RESTful
17 138 (3.42%) JSON
18 129 (3.19%) Hibernate
19 123 (3.05%) AngularJS
20 112 (2.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 159 (3.94%) Mobile App
2 158 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 143 (3.54%) iPad
4 93 (2.30%) Open Source
5 81 (2.01%) Social Media
6 69 (1.71%) W3C
7 67 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 42 (1.04%) EPoS
9 41 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 34 (0.84%) Online Games
12 28 (0.69%) Fixed Income
13 26 (0.64%) Management Information System
14 25 (0.62%) Digital Media
15 24 (0.59%) FMCG
16 23 (0.57%) Fat Client
16 23 (0.57%) Thin Client
17 22 (0.54%) Copywriting
18 21 (0.52%) Blackberry
19 20 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 394 (9.75%) Linux
2 222 (5.50%) UNIX
3 205 (5.08%) Windows
4 172 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 132 (3.27%) Android
6 69 (1.71%) Solaris
7 46 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.50%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.45%) AIX
11 18 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 17 (0.42%) CentOS
13 16 (0.40%) HPUX
14 12 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.22%) zOS
17 7 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
17 7 (0.17%) Fedora
18 4 (0.099%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (21.44%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (14.36%) Scrum
3 532 (13.17%) TDD
4 463 (11.46%) MVC
5 385 (9.53%) Project Management
6 311 (7.70%) OO
7 277 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 271 (6.71%) BDD
9 238 (5.89%) Web Development
10 224 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
11 214 (5.30%) Business Analysis
12 193 (4.78%) CRM
13 178 (4.41%) B2C
14 163 (4.04%) Analytics
15 159 (3.94%) Content Management
16 156 (3.86%) User Stories
17 153 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 147 (3.64%) Unit Testing
18 147 (3.64%) DevOps
18 147 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 912 (22.58%) Java
2 832 (20.60%) JavaScript
3 549 (13.59%) SQL
4 397 (9.83%) C#
5 349 (8.64%) PHP
6 113 (2.80%) Ruby
7 96 (2.38%) Python
8 69 (1.71%) Groovy
9 61 (1.51%) T-SQL
9 61 (1.51%) Perl
10 56 (1.39%) PHP5
11 45 (1.11%) VB.NET
12 42 (1.04%) Scala
13 40 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 39 (0.97%) C
15 36 (0.89%) C++
16 33 (0.82%) PowerShell
17 32 (0.79%) Objective-C
18 26 (0.64%) Bash Shell
19 25 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 214 (5.30%) Degree
2 110 (2.72%) ISEB
3 53 (1.31%) ISTQB
4 40 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 35 (0.87%) CCNP
7 23 (0.57%) CCSE
8 22 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 19 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.35%) Security Cleared
11 14 (0.35%) PMP
12 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.25%) Sun Certification
15 8 (0.20%) CISSP
16 6 (0.15%) SC Cleared
16 6 (0.15%) CCIE
17 5 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
17 5 (0.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (5.37%) QA
2 37 (0.92%) SLA
3 26 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.15%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.025%) WAI
8 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.025%) P3O
System Software
1 74 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.12%) XenApp
4 5 (0.12%) KVM
5 4 (0.099%) vCloud
5 4 (0.099%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.074%) vSphere
6 3 (0.074%) Varnish
7 2 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.050%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.050%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.025%) Xen
8 1 (0.025%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.025%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.025%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 68 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (1.04%) Puppet
2 42 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (0.54%) SCCM
4 21 (0.52%) SCOM
5 20 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
5 20 (0.50%) Nagios
6 13 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 13 (0.32%) Oozie
7 11 (0.27%) Ansible
8 7 (0.17%) Salt
9 6 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.12%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.099%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.099%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.099%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.074%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.074%) OpenView
12 3 (0.074%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 418 (10.35%) Oracle
2 233 (5.77%) ATG
3 218 (5.40%) hybris
4 206 (5.10%) Microsoft
5 143 (3.54%) IBM
6 114 (2.82%) SAP
6 114 (2.82%) Endeca
7 113 (2.80%) Adobe
8 87 (2.15%) JBoss
9 75 (1.86%) Zend
10 72 (1.78%) HP
11 71 (1.76%) Google
12 70 (1.73%) Citrix
12 70 (1.73%) VMware
13 67 (1.66%) Cisco
14 58 (1.44%) Red Hat
15 51 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
16 45 (1.11%) Sitecore
17 42 (1.04%) EPiServer
18 40 (0.99%) 29West
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