The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Northamptonshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 18 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 18 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.00% 6.27% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 8.67% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £374 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £564 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 196 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 76.94% 72.32% 70.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 118 189
Average daily rate £425 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
East Midlands

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 13 £338 - 3
Towcester - - - - 1
E-Commerce
East Midlands

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (52.08%) Retail
2 18 (37.50%) Scrum
3 12 (25.00%) hybris
4 11 (22.92%) BDD
4 11 (22.92%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) Selenium
5 9 (18.75%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) MySQL
5 9 (18.75%) Open Source
6 8 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 8 (16.67%) Linux
6 8 (16.67%) Use Case
7 7 (14.58%) Degree
7 7 (14.58%) JIRA
7 7 (14.58%) Test Management
7 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Apache
7 7 (14.58%) ATG
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 6 (12.50%) CRM
8 6 (12.50%) Windows
8 6 (12.50%) WAN
8 6 (12.50%) B2C
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco
8 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) PHP
8 6 (12.50%) Ajax

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.25%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (4.17%) SSH
4 2 (4.17%) SSL
4 2 (4.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) RavenDB
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Selenium
2 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.58%) JIRA
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
5 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (52.08%) Retail
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Finance
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Business Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Ajax
1 6 (12.50%) jQuery
2 5 (10.42%) RESTful
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 4 (8.33%) Symfony
4 3 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (6.25%) EJB
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (4.17%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) HTML
5 2 (4.17%) CakePHP
5 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Open Source
2 4 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (6.25%) CentOS
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Scrum
2 11 (22.92%) TDD
2 11 (22.92%) BDD
3 8 (16.67%) Use Case
3 8 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (14.58%) Test Management
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) CRM
5 6 (12.50%) B2C
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.25%) User Stories
7 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.25%) MVC
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) hybris
2 7 (14.58%) ATG
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
6 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.08%) HP