The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank - 12 6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - 3.23% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+76.15% -37.08%
E-Commerce
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 25.00% 90.32% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 11
Average daily rate £475 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

E-Commerce
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban