The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Oxford 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 30 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.95% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.95% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £450 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 154 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 63.51% 71.96% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 101 123
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £13.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
Oxfordshire

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 29 July 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 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) WordPress
4 7 (38.89%) Web Design
5 6 (33.33%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
8 3 (16.67%) Publishing
8 3 (16.67%) CMS
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) MySQL
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow Management
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) Drupal
9 2 (11.11%) PHP5
9 2 (11.11%) Web Services

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (11.11%) Drupal
4 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) RFID
1 1 (5.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 7 (38.89%) WordPress Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) OO PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) Symfony
4 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (5.56%) CakePHP
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) OAuth
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Web Design
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) PHP5
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Zend
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
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