The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 31 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.55% 1.79% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.30% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 15
Median daily rate £375 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £320 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
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
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
234 217 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 74.52% 77.50% 78.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 123 111
Median daily rate £453 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £514 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.13% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Kent

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Kent region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 2 £345 - 1
West Malling - 1 £375 - 2
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) .NET
3 21 (65.63%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (65.63%) Web Development
4 20 (62.50%) jQuery
4 20 (62.50%) HTML
4 20 (62.50%) CSS3
5 19 (59.38%) HTML5
6 18 (56.25%) Waterfall
6 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
6 18 (56.25%) TDD
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 18 (56.25%) MVC
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (56.25%) Entity Framework
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (18.75%) Retail
7 6 (18.75%) PHP
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.50%) Magento
9 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.38%) Service Management
10 3 (9.38%) JSON
10 3 (9.38%) Finance
10 3 (9.38%) Legal

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 18 (56.25%) .NET Developer
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 18 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
2 18 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 15 (46.88%) Web Developer
4 14 (43.75%) .NET Web Developer
4 14 (43.75%) C# Web Developer
5 13 (40.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (40.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (40.63%) HTML CSS Developer
5 13 (40.63%) HTML Developer
5 13 (40.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Magento Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Software Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Technology Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) .NET
2 21 (65.63%) CSS
3 20 (62.50%) CSS3
3 20 (62.50%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) jQuery
4 19 (59.38%) HTML5
5 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (56.25%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) Ajax
7 2 (6.25%) Symfony
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.13%) Apache Tika
8 1 (3.13%) FuelPHP
8 1 (3.13%) Kohana
8 1 (3.13%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (65.63%) Web Development
2 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) TDD
2 18 (56.25%) Waterfall
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
3 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) API Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.13%) OOP
5 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Unified Process
5 1 (3.13%) User Stories
5 1 (3.13%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 18 (56.25%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) Zend