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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 52 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% 2.27% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.95% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 4
Median daily rate £313 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +45.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-34.32% +54.02%
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
380 509 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.97% 76.89% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 296 201
Median daily rate £340 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 63 46
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +5.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.15 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Liferay
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Java

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 (20.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UI Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java