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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 52 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 1.13% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.47% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 13
Median daily rate £275 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -17.91%
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
345 407 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.86% 76.79% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 224 315
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 33 34
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +13.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Magento
2 3 (37.50%) WorldPay
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Thin Client

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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Support
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Magento Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Portal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
1 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) WorldPay
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Imperva
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware