The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 56 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.42% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £313 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +16.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
377 493 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.05% 77.27% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 293 221
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 39 45
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £46.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Essex region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Essex

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Essex region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

E-Commerce
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Magento
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) WorldPay
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Liferay
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Magento Developer
2 3 (42.86%) UI Designer
2 3 (42.86%) UI/UX Designer
2 3 (42.86%) UX Designer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) WorldPay