The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank - 2 4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 11.11% 17.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.50% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £248 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
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 M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 93.75% 88.89% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £600 £410 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -15.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of contract jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 the M4 Corridor

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the M4 Corridor region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor