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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 40 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 23 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.90% 4.45% 8.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 6.43% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 11
Average daily rate £338 £335 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -36.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -17.91%
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
343 171 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.13% 69.23% 67.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 83 87
Average daily rate £375 £338 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Average hourly rate £170.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+750.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £338 - 2
Stansted - 3 - -
Maidstone - 2 £450 -
Tonbridge -8 1 £273 -9.16%
West Malling - 1 £375 -
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (73.33%) CSS
4 21 (70.00%) HTML
5 20 (66.67%) MVC
5 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (66.67%) Web Development
6 19 (63.33%) jQuery
6 19 (63.33%) CSS3
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (60.00%) HTML5
7 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (60.00%) TDD
7 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
7 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
8 5 (16.67%) Retail
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) PHP
9 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.00%) Magento
10 3 (10.00%) Service Management
10 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) Finance
10 3 (10.00%) Legal

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 20 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 20 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 15 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 14 (46.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 14 (46.67%) C# Web Developer
6 13 (43.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (43.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (43.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 13 (43.33%) HTML Developer
6 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Consultant
8 3 (10.00%) Magento Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Consultant
8 3 (10.00%) Technology Consultant
9 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) CSS
3 21 (70.00%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) CSS3
4 19 (63.33%) jQuery
5 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (60.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Tika
8 1 (3.33%) FuelPHP
8 1 (3.33%) Kohana
8 1 (3.33%) Sphinx
8 1 (3.33%) Symfony
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (66.67%) MVC
1 20 (66.67%) Web Development
2 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) TDD
2 18 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (10.00%) Service Management
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (3.33%) API Integration
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) OOP
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Process
5 1 (3.33%) User Stories
5 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
1 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PHP 5
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.33%) Zend