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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 55 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 3 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.66% 0.92% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.19% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Median daily rate £313 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
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
361 419 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.99% 76.74% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 231 265
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £244 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 32 38
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% +32.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £46.40 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Magento
2 3 (33.33%) WorldPay
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Support
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) UI Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) WorldPay
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat