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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 47 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2068 1854 2045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.98% 3.97% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 5.35% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 1265 1425
Average daily rate
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£415 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £23.45 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +75.00%
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
38343 34678 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.75% 74.28% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25330 21958 19908
Average daily rate £425 £403 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1031 1366
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +1 1091 £435 -0.28% 444
South East +2 297 £375 - 125
East of England +3 257 £450 +28.57% 64
North West +32 112 £350 -6.66% 111
South West +23 100 £410 -3.81% 27
Yorkshire +18 75 £320 +6.66% 70
East Midlands +4 75 £325 -7.14% 53
West Midlands -9 46 £350 - 32
North East -24 8 £463 - 6
Midlands -5 7 £300 +20.00%
South Coast - 3 £500 -
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 1580 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1026 (24.87%) Retail
3 993 (24.07%) HTML
4 836 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 826 (20.02%) Java
6 792 (19.20%) CSS
7 625 (15.15%) Scrum
8 571 (13.84%) Finance
9 524 (12.70%) .NET
10 521 (12.63%) TDD
11 446 (10.81%) SQL
12 434 (10.52%) C#
13 419 (10.16%) MVC
14 406 (9.84%) HTML5
15 388 (9.41%) User Experience
16 385 (9.33%) Linux
17 376 (9.12%) Project Management
18 374 (9.07%) jQuery
19 367 (8.90%) Web Services
20 344 (8.34%) Oracle
21 332 (8.05%) Marketing
22 315 (7.64%) PHP
23 303 (7.35%) Microsoft
24 294 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
25 293 (7.10%) CSS3
26 283 (6.86%) XML
27 281 (6.81%) J2EE
28 277 (6.72%) SQL Server
29 274 (6.64%) OO
29 274 (6.64%) CMS

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 274 (6.64%) CMS
2 194 (4.70%) WebSphere
3 136 (3.30%) Apache
4 112 (2.72%) IIS
5 102 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 84 (2.04%) Node.js
7 73 (1.77%) Adobe CQ
8 72 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 72 (1.75%) JBoss
9 64 (1.55%) Drupal
10 50 (1.21%) Confluence
11 46 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
12 45 (1.09%) WordPress
13 41 (0.99%) SharePoint
14 40 (0.97%) Apache Solr
15 38 (0.92%) Umbraco
16 24 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
18 21 (0.51%) MQSeries
19 18 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 127 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 107 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 67 (1.62%) MS Office
4 56 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 50 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 41 (0.99%) MS Project
7 39 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
8 24 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
9 22 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 16 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
11 15 (0.36%) Fireworks
12 14 (0.34%) InDesign
13 6 (0.15%) Mingle
14 3 (0.073%) SPSS
15 2 (0.048%) AutoCAD
16 1 (0.024%) InfoPath
16 1 (0.024%) Niku Workbench
16 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.024%) Weka
Business Applications
1 159 (3.85%) Magento
2 38 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.34%) Fredhopper
6 10 (0.24%) ION MarketView
6 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (0.22%) Oracle Retail
8 8 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.19%) Tridion
9 7 (0.17%) RMDS
9 7 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.15%) Agresso
11 5 (0.12%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.12%) osCommerce
12 4 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.097%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 87 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (0.92%) SaaS
4 32 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.36%) GitHub
6 14 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.32%) Force.com
8 8 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.073%) PaaS
11 2 (0.048%) Heroku
11 2 (0.048%) IaaS
11 2 (0.048%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.024%) Responsys
12 1 (0.024%) CheetahMail
12 1 (0.024%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.024%) Office 365
12 1 (0.024%) Joyent
12 1 (0.024%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 124 (3.01%) Internet
2 76 (1.84%) DNS
3 73 (1.77%) Firewall
4 57 (1.38%) FTP
4 57 (1.38%) HTTP
5 56 (1.36%) DHCP
6 37 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 33 (0.80%) Network Security
8 29 (0.70%) WAN
9 27 (0.65%) VPN
10 26 (0.63%) Intranet
11 24 (0.58%) LAN
12 21 (0.51%) SAN
13 19 (0.46%) Extranet
13 19 (0.46%) BGP
14 16 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.39%) OSPF
15 15 (0.36%) VoIP
16 12 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (0.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 270 (6.55%) MySQL
3 94 (2.28%) Relational Database
4 75 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 67 (1.62%) NoSQL
6 57 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (1.09%) DB2
9 41 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 39 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 37 (0.90%) Big Data
12 35 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (0.75%) Hadoop
14 26 (0.63%) Oracle Database
15 25 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (0.56%) Redis
17 20 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
18 19 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 14 (0.34%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 217 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 165 (4.00%) Subversion
3 142 (3.44%) JIRA
4 134 (3.25%) Selenium
5 100 (2.42%) Maven
6 87 (2.11%) Jenkins
7 81 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 78 (1.89%) JUnit
9 73 (1.77%) WebDriver
10 69 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 62 (1.50%) Ant
12 51 (1.24%) Visual Studio
13 50 (1.21%) Jasmine
14 49 (1.19%) TeamCity
15 47 (1.14%) Axure RP
16 41 (0.99%) NUnit
17 38 (0.92%) Eclipse
18 25 (0.61%) Grunt
19 24 (0.58%) SpecFlow
20 22 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1026 (24.87%) Retail
2 571 (13.84%) Finance
3 332 (8.05%) Marketing
4 215 (5.21%) Banking
5 116 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 112 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 107 (2.59%) Front Office
8 61 (1.48%) Legal
9 58 (1.41%) Games
9 58 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 53 (1.28%) Advertising
10 53 (1.28%) Back Office
11 42 (1.02%) Publishing
12 30 (0.73%) Retail Banking
13 29 (0.70%) German Language
14 28 (0.68%) Electronics
15 25 (0.61%) French Language
16 18 (0.44%) Interactive Media
17 16 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1511 (36.63%) Developer
2 741 (17.96%) Analyst
3 532 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 449 (10.88%) Project Manager
5 394 (9.55%) Architect
6 260 (6.30%) Java Developer
7 248 (6.01%) .NET Developer
8 207 (5.02%) Front-End Developer
9 189 (4.58%) Senior Developer
10 161 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 134 (3.25%) PHP Developer
12 128 (3.10%) C# Developer
12 128 (3.10%) Designer
13 125 (3.03%) Web Developer
13 125 (3.03%) Consultant
14 117 (2.84%) Agile Business Analyst
15 99 (2.40%) Magento Developer
16 98 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
17 80 (1.94%) Test Analyst
18 79 (1.92%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 993 (24.07%) HTML
2 792 (19.20%) CSS
3 524 (12.70%) .NET
4 406 (9.84%) HTML5
5 374 (9.07%) jQuery
6 367 (8.90%) Web Services
7 293 (7.10%) CSS3
8 283 (6.86%) XML
9 281 (6.81%) J2EE
10 245 (5.94%) ASP.NET
11 228 (5.53%) Spring
12 179 (4.34%) Ajax
13 169 (4.10%) RESTful
14 154 (3.73%) AngularJS
15 147 (3.56%) JSP
16 135 (3.27%) SOAP
17 131 (3.18%) Hibernate
18 127 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 106 (2.57%) REST
20 103 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 388 (9.41%) User Experience
2 223 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (3.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 146 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 143 (3.47%) iPad
6 101 (2.45%) Open Source
7 90 (2.18%) Social Media
8 54 (1.31%) W3C
9 49 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 49 (1.19%) Fixed Income
10 45 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 36 (0.87%) FMCG
12 33 (0.80%) Online Games
13 32 (0.78%) EPoS
13 32 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (0.68%) N-Tier
15 27 (0.65%) iPhone
16 25 (0.61%) DTV
17 23 (0.56%) Graphic Design
17 23 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 385 (9.33%) Linux
2 224 (5.43%) Windows
3 190 (4.61%) UNIX
4 139 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 128 (3.10%) Android
6 45 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (0.87%) Solaris
8 30 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.58%) AIX
10 19 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 18 (0.44%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.29%) Windows Vista
14 11 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.22%) CentOS
17 8 (0.19%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.17%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
19 5 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1580 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 625 (15.15%) Scrum
3 521 (12.63%) TDD
4 419 (10.16%) MVC
5 376 (9.12%) Project Management
6 294 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 274 (6.64%) OO
8 265 (6.42%) BDD
9 232 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
10 231 (5.60%) Business Analysis
11 215 (5.21%) Web Development
12 192 (4.65%) Waterfall
13 184 (4.46%) CRM
14 180 (4.36%) SOA
15 174 (4.22%) Content Management
16 162 (3.93%) Unit Testing
17 156 (3.78%) Analytics
18 154 (3.73%) User Stories
18 154 (3.73%) PRINCE2
19 151 (3.66%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 836 (20.27%) JavaScript
2 826 (20.02%) Java
3 446 (10.81%) SQL
4 434 (10.52%) C#
5 315 (7.64%) PHP
6 127 (3.08%) Ruby
7 117 (2.84%) Python
8 68 (1.65%) Groovy
9 66 (1.60%) Perl
10 61 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 53 (1.28%) VB.NET
11 53 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 53 (1.28%) Scala
12 45 (1.09%) PHP5
13 39 (0.95%) Objective-C
14 37 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 36 (0.87%) C++
16 34 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 33 (0.80%) Clojure
17 33 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 163 (3.95%) Degree
2 66 (1.60%) ISEB
3 26 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 25 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 19 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 17 (0.41%) CCNP
8 13 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (0.29%) CISSP
10 11 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.24%) PMP
12 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.17%) CCIE
13 7 (0.17%) CISM
14 6 (0.15%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.12%) CCNA
15 5 (0.12%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (4.63%) QA
2 43 (1.04%) SLA
3 42 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.097%) COBIT
6 3 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.048%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.024%) GxP
8 1 (0.024%) BS7799
System Software
1 100 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 36 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.15%) Varnish
5 6 (0.15%) Docker
6 5 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.12%) XenApp
6 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.097%) vSphere
8 3 (0.073%) Squid
8 3 (0.073%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.048%) XenServer
9 2 (0.048%) vCloud
9 2 (0.048%) KVM
9 2 (0.048%) Firmware
9 2 (0.048%) Snort
10 1 (0.024%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.024%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (1.45%) Puppet
3 58 (1.41%) SCCM
4 55 (1.33%) SCOM
5 29 (0.70%) Nagios
6 23 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
7 22 (0.53%) Ansible
8 12 (0.29%) Tivoli
9 11 (0.27%) OpenView
10 9 (0.22%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.17%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.17%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.15%) Oozie
14 5 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 5 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
14 5 (0.12%) CA SiteMinder
14 5 (0.12%) OpenSSO
15 4 (0.097%) Salt
15 4 (0.097%) logstash
Vendors
1 344 (8.34%) Oracle
2 303 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 193 (4.68%) hybris
4 178 (4.32%) ATG
5 113 (2.74%) IBM
6 102 (2.47%) Adobe
7 95 (2.30%) Endeca
8 93 (2.25%) SAP
9 77 (1.87%) Google
10 61 (1.48%) VMware
10 61 (1.48%) Sitecore
11 59 (1.43%) HP
12 58 (1.41%) Cisco
13 54 (1.31%) Red Hat
13 54 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
14 53 (1.28%) Zend
15 51 (1.24%) Citrix
16 39 (0.95%) EPiServer
17 35 (0.85%) Perforce
18 34 (0.82%) TIBCO
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