The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 49 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 23 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.63% 2.25% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 3.12% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Average daily rate £403 £356 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% +21.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £120 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
618 385 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.55% 72.23% 63.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 232 254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.52 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
E-Commerce
Buckinghamshire

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 17 (36.96%) Retail
2 12 (26.09%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) C#
3 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 8 (17.39%) OO
5 7 (15.22%) C++
6 6 (13.04%) HTML
6 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.04%) SQL
6 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) CQRS
6 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.04%) Pair Programming
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.87%) FMCG
7 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
7 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
7 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.70%) EFT
8 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.70%) OOP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Drupal
2 1 (2.17%) Kentico
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 17 (36.96%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) Dojo
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) Worklight
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) CSS3
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) J2EE
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (2.17%) Symfony
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) FMCG
3 4 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.70%) EFT
3 4 (8.70%) APACS
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (19.57%) TDD
2 8 (17.39%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.04%) Pair Programming
3 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
3 6 (13.04%) CQRS
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (10.87%) CRM
4 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 4 (8.70%) OOP
5 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 4 (8.70%) User Stories
6 3 (6.52%) UML
7 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.35%) RAD
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) C++
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 8583
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) ATG
3 1 (2.17%) Endeca