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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 9.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £248 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.77%
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
8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 57.14% 100.00% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Median daily rate £600 £410 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -21.90%
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 £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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