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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 36 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 13 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.39% 7.20% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 9.22% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £350 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -26.89%
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
234 206 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 79.05% 78.03% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 129 105
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 18
Average hourly rate £9.00 £32.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.09% +17.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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
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 29 July 2015. 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
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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 +3 6 £263 -19.23%
Maidstone - 2 - -
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
9 4 (16.00%) MVVM
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (16.00%) CMS
9 4 (16.00%) ReSharper
9 4 (16.00%) LINQ
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) W3C
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) IIS
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (12.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) SNMP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
1 4 (16.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) SoftLayer
1 3 (12.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SNMP
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
1 3 (12.00%) SSL
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Advertising
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 5 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) LINQ
6 3 (12.00%) Grails
6 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) W3C
2 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) MVVM
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) Computer Security
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) CODA
2 1 (4.00%) webMethods