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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 18 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 23 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.16% 0.34% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.95% 0.49% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 1
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£456 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +20.00%
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
210 206 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 74.47% 70.55% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 117 110
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £265 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 24
Average hourly rate £30.03 £19.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.97% -39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.75 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 - 1 £325 - 1
Canterbury - - - - 1
Maidstone - - - - 1
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 14 (35.90%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (33.33%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) .NET
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.77%) XML
3 12 (30.77%) JSON
3 12 (30.77%) WCF
3 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (28.21%) REST
4 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
4 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.21%) OOP
5 9 (23.08%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) HTML
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 9 (23.08%) Matrix Management
6 7 (17.95%) PHP
7 5 (12.82%) UML
7 5 (12.82%) Telerik
7 5 (12.82%) Retail
7 5 (12.82%) BDD

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Contracts Manager
5 7 (17.95%) Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 12 (30.77%) XML
2 12 (30.77%) JSON
2 12 (30.77%) WCF
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 11 (28.21%) REST
4 9 (23.08%) CSS
4 9 (23.08%) HTML
4 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) zOS
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Solaris
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 13 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
3 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.21%) OOP
4 9 (23.08%) Matrix Management
5 5 (12.82%) UML
5 5 (12.82%) BDD
5 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.82%) Product Management
6 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Use Case
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
7 3 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.13%) Logistics
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C#
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 12 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Telerik
1 5 (12.82%) DevExpress
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) IBM