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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 7.14% 10.00% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-39.62% +3.92%
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
12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 85.71% 60.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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

E-Commerce
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the M4 Corridor region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian