The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 21 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.67% 0.99% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 1.43% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 140 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 73.39% 68.97% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 107
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (53.85%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) WordPress
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) PHP5
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) CMS
5 2 (15.38%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Subversion
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) Client/Server

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (23.08%) WordPress
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) RFID
1 1 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
1 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (15.38%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (15.38%) OO PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Symfony
3 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Zend
1 1 (7.69%) Facebook
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