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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.38 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-17.98% -41.10%
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
16 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 76.19% 66.67% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate £288 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.28% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

E-Commerce
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (100.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CMS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Tridion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC