The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank - 30 24
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.54% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.61% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 10
Average daily rate
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- £433 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.97%
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 £24.13 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +50.00%
E-Commerce
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
287 166 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.47% 70.34% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 119 66
Average daily rate £375 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Bath - - - - 2
Bridgwater - - - -
Glastonbury - - - -
Shepton Mallet - - - -
Somerton - - - -
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
E-Commerce
South West

E-Commerce
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Commerce Server
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Commerce Server
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior BizTalk Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft