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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 14 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 30 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.03% 3.09% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 4.92% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £30.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -8.39%
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
195 122 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.69% 62.89% 58.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 77 98
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £20.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -20.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Dover - 8 £455 -
Folkestone - 8 £450 -
Maidstone - - - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
E-Commerce
South East

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (44.19%) Project Management
2 16 (37.21%) Retail
3 15 (34.88%) PRINCE2
4 12 (27.91%) Matrix Management
5 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.60%) webMethods
5 8 (18.60%) CODA
6 7 (16.28%) .NET
7 6 (13.95%) Finance
7 6 (13.95%) C#
7 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (13.95%) Revenue Management
8 5 (11.63%) Marketing
8 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.63%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) Electronics
9 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
9 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
9 4 (9.30%) DTV
9 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.30%) B2B
9 4 (9.30%) SAP
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
9 4 (9.30%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 16 (37.21%) Retail
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Electronics
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.98%) Advertising
5 3 (6.98%) Publishing
6 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Project Manager
2 11 (25.58%) Contracts Manager
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (6.98%) Backbone.js
3 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.65%) LINQ
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) CSS3
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) DTV
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Project Management
2 15 (34.88%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.91%) Matrix Management
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) Revenue Management
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) B2B
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.98%) Web Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
9 2 (4.65%) TDD
9 2 (4.65%) Web Design
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) C#
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) webMethods
1 8 (18.60%) CODA
2 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore