The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 30 47 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 19.87% 23.15% 16.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.62% 27.49% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £326 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £530 £440
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
127 171 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 84.11% 84.24% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 126 37
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £45.43 £12.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.58% -35.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £28.43 £22.50
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 Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Luton region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Luton

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Luton region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) Retail
3 14 (17.07%) SOA
4 13 (15.85%) .NET
4 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
5 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
6 11 (13.41%) C#
6 11 (13.41%) ITIL
7 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
7 10 (12.20%) Finance
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (10.98%) FMCG
8 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.98%) Oracle
8 9 (10.98%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (9.76%) MVC
9 8 (9.76%) jQuery
9 8 (9.76%) WCF
9 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (8.54%) JIRA
10 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (8.54%) Java
10 7 (8.54%) ERP
11 6 (7.32%) SAP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (2.44%) IIS
1 2 (2.44%) CMS
1 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Agresso
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) SSH
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) OLAP
2 1 (1.22%) MS Access
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) Selenium
2 4 (4.88%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (28.05%) Retail
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Games
5 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Architect
2 23 (28.05%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (23.17%) Analyst
4 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (12.20%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Service Transition Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Web Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Product Owner
9 4 (4.88%) Hybris Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Release Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Transition Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Services Delivery Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) .NET
2 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.76%) WCF
3 8 (9.76%) jQuery
3 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.88%) Spring
6 2 (2.44%) Web Services
6 2 (2.44%) XML
7 1 (1.22%) XHTML
7 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.22%) cXML
7 1 (1.22%) CSS
7 1 (1.22%) JSP
7 1 (1.22%) J2EE
7 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) FMCG
2 3 (3.66%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) CMDB
4 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.07%) SOA
3 12 (14.63%) Service Delivery
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Scrum
5 10 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (9.76%) MVC
7 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (8.54%) ERP
7 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.32%) Information Security
8 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (7.32%) Product Management
8 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.10%) Project Management
10 4 (4.88%) ETL
10 4 (4.88%) Coaching
10 4 (4.88%) Release Management
10 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) C#
2 7 (8.54%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.88%) CISM
2 4 (4.88%) CISSP
3 2 (2.44%) CIPD
4 1 (1.22%) AAT
4 1 (1.22%) CIMA
4 1 (1.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle
3 6 (7.32%) SAP
4 5 (6.10%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.88%) hybris
6 3 (3.66%) Tableau
7 2 (2.44%) Sun
7 2 (2.44%) Citrix
7 2 (2.44%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.22%) webMethods
8 1 (1.22%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) Endeca
8 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.22%) Ariba
8 1 (1.22%) Informatica
8 1 (1.22%) Cognos