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 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 32 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.86% 4.90% 9.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 6.17% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 27
Median daily rate £475 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.43% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £338 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.25 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-33.83% +52.87%
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
224 227 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 79.37% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 135 152
Median daily rate £365 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Median hourly rate £20.83 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.40 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 0 1 £315 - 1
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Web Development
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) CSS3
4 8 (38.10%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (28.57%) Retail
7 5 (23.81%) PHP
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Magento
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
10 2 (9.52%) Ajax

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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Web Developer
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (28.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (28.57%) HTML Developer
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Magento Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) CSS3
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) Symfony
5 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Tika
6 1 (4.76%) FuelPHP
6 1 (4.76%) Kohana
6 1 (4.76%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Web Development
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) API Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Process
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Zend