The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 46 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 6 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.22% 6.71% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 9.75% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% +2.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 318 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.05% 68.83% 66.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 155 154
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 53 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Colchester -12 4 £388 -6.06% 1
Brentwood - 1 £475 - 1
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
Braintree - - - -
Halstead - - - -
Hockley - - - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) Magento
4 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
4 5 (23.81%) Imperva
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) DMVPN
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
4 5 (23.81%) CCSE
4 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
4 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Magento
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) OSPF
1 5 (23.81%) BGP
1 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) BIG-IP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (23.81%) Network Security
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) DMVPN
1 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Gradle
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Network Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) XSD
3 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) LINQ
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Swing
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
1 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OO
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) EAI
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) CCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
3 5 (23.81%) Infoblox
3 5 (23.81%) Imperva
3 5 (23.81%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) JD Edwards
4 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) JBoss
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter