The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 49 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 303 268 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.25% 2.99% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.16% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 174 142
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
E-Commerce
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the South East

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
Berkshire -3 102 £375 -3.84% 18
Oxfordshire +8 48 £400 +40.35% 12
Hampshire -12 45 £400 +10.34% 18
Buckinghamshire +10 33 £363 +3.57% 16
West Sussex -1 31 £350 +6.06% 9
Surrey -14 28 £440 +10.00% 20
East Sussex -10 7 £350 +268.42% 4
Kent -4 5 £320 -41.81% 8
Thames Valley - 3 £480 -
Home Counties +1 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £248 -
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 159 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (22.90%) Retail
3 119 (20.80%) HTML
4 117 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 107 (18.71%) Java
6 96 (16.78%) CSS
7 84 (14.69%) SQL
8 79 (13.81%) Project Management
9 76 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (12.06%) Finance
11 60 (10.49%) Microsoft
12 59 (10.31%) Marketing
13 57 (9.97%) TDD
14 54 (9.44%) User Experience
15 53 (9.27%) Scrum
16 51 (8.92%) CRM
17 49 (8.57%) .NET
18 48 (8.39%) Business Analysis
19 42 (7.34%) CMS
19 42 (7.34%) Telecoms
20 41 (7.17%) Analytics
21 40 (6.99%) BDD
22 39 (6.82%) Mobile App
22 39 (6.82%) C#
23 38 (6.64%) Web Services
23 38 (6.64%) PRINCE2
24 37 (6.47%) HTML5
25 36 (6.29%) CSS3
25 36 (6.29%) Selenium
26 35 (6.12%) Magento

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (7.34%) CMS
2 34 (5.94%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.62%) IIS
4 14 (2.45%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.57%) Apache
5 9 (1.57%) SAS
6 8 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (1.05%) Commerce Server
9 5 (0.87%) Drupal
9 5 (0.87%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.70%) Liferay
11 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
11 2 (0.35%) Node.js
11 2 (0.35%) Confluence
11 2 (0.35%) FileNet
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 33 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.07%) Photoshop
3 22 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (2.45%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (1.40%) SPSS
7 8 (1.40%) MS Project
8 7 (1.22%) InDesign
9 6 (1.05%) MS Office
10 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.35%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 35 (6.12%) Magento
2 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.70%) Fredhopper
4 2 (0.35%) Tridion
5 1 (0.17%) Unica
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.62%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.10%) SaaS
3 5 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Google Checkout
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) GitHub
5 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.17%) Force.com
6 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.97%) Internet
2 6 (1.05%) WAN
2 6 (1.05%) HTTP
3 5 (0.87%) VPN
4 4 (0.70%) MVNO
4 4 (0.70%) Intranet
5 3 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.35%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) MPLS
6 2 (0.35%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) LAN
6 2 (0.35%) SMS
6 2 (0.35%) VoIP
6 2 (0.35%) ATM
6 2 (0.35%) VLAN
6 2 (0.35%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.17%) ISDN
7 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.55%) MySQL
3 22 (3.85%) DB2
4 10 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.22%) UniData
6 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.87%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.87%) DbVisualizer
7 5 (0.87%) Big Data
8 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.35%) OLAP
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 36 (6.29%) Selenium
2 18 (3.15%) Axure RP
3 17 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
4 15 (2.62%) Cucumber
4 15 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.10%) JUnit
6 12 (2.10%) JIRA
7 11 (1.92%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.75%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.75%) Maven
8 10 (1.75%) Subversion
9 9 (1.57%) Gerrit
10 8 (1.40%) Grunt
10 8 (1.40%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.40%) Ant
11 7 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (1.22%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 131 (22.90%) Retail
2 69 (12.06%) Finance
3 59 (10.31%) Marketing
4 42 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.62%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.62%) Publishing
6 13 (2.27%) Interactive Media
7 9 (1.57%) Automotive
8 8 (1.40%) Multimedia
8 8 (1.40%) Banking
9 7 (1.22%) Games
10 6 (1.05%) German Language
11 5 (0.87%) Electronics
11 5 (0.87%) Advertising
12 4 (0.70%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.70%) Billing
13 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.52%) Legal
14 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 165 (28.85%) Analyst
2 123 (21.50%) Developer
3 98 (17.13%) Project Manager
4 87 (15.21%) Business Analyst
5 47 (8.22%) Architect
6 29 (5.07%) Data Analyst
7 24 (4.20%) Designer
7 24 (4.20%) Test Analyst
8 23 (4.02%) Magento Developer
9 18 (3.15%) Front-End Developer
9 18 (3.15%) E-Commerce Manager
10 17 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (2.97%) User Experience Architect
11 16 (2.80%) Java Developer
12 15 (2.62%) Contracts Manager
12 15 (2.62%) Tester
13 14 (2.45%) Agile Business Analyst
13 14 (2.45%) Digital Project Manager
13 14 (2.45%) Consultant
14 13 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (20.80%) HTML
2 96 (16.78%) CSS
3 49 (8.57%) .NET
4 38 (6.64%) Web Services
5 37 (6.47%) HTML5
6 36 (6.29%) CSS3
7 31 (5.42%) jQuery
8 30 (5.24%) XML
9 26 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 24 (4.20%) Spring
11 20 (3.50%) ASP.NET
12 19 (3.32%) Ajax
12 19 (3.32%) Gherkin
13 15 (2.62%) JSP
13 15 (2.62%) J2EE
14 13 (2.27%) Java EE
15 12 (2.10%) RESTful
16 11 (1.92%) Middleware
17 10 (1.75%) Hibernate
17 10 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.44%) User Experience
2 39 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 35 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.85%) Social Media
5 17 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.45%) Graphic Design
7 13 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (1.40%) Photography
11 5 (0.87%) W3C
11 5 (0.87%) DTV
11 5 (0.87%) Clustering
11 5 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.70%) EPoS
12 4 (0.70%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.70%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.07%) Windows
2 21 (3.67%) Linux
2 21 (3.67%) UNIX
3 12 (2.10%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (1.75%) Android
4 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.40%) AIX
6 3 (0.52%) CentOS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (13.81%) Project Management
3 76 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (9.97%) TDD
5 53 (9.27%) Scrum
6 51 (8.92%) CRM
7 48 (8.39%) Business Analysis
8 41 (7.17%) Analytics
9 40 (6.99%) BDD
10 38 (6.64%) PRINCE2
11 33 (5.77%) Data Modelling
12 30 (5.24%) Web Development
13 26 (4.55%) B2C
14 24 (4.20%) Waterfall
14 24 (4.20%) Content Management
14 24 (4.20%) Data Analysis
14 24 (4.20%) OO
14 24 (4.20%) MVC
14 24 (4.20%) Migration
15 21 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (20.45%) JavaScript
2 107 (18.71%) Java
3 84 (14.69%) SQL
4 39 (6.82%) C#
5 29 (5.07%) PHP
6 22 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 10 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.05%) Perl
8 6 (1.05%) Ruby
9 5 (0.87%) VBA
9 5 (0.87%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.70%) R
10 4 (0.70%) COBOL
11 3 (0.52%) Groovy
11 3 (0.52%) RPG
11 3 (0.52%) Scala
12 2 (0.35%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.35%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.35%) Jython
Qualifications
1 34 (5.94%) Degree
2 16 (2.80%) ISEB
3 8 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (1.22%) CISSP
4 7 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.05%) CISM
6 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.52%) PMP
9 2 (0.35%) CCNA
10 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.55%) QA
2 11 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.35%) SLA
5 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Snort
3 1 (0.17%) Squid
3 1 (0.17%) Firmware
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.70%) Nagios
2 2 (0.35%) logstash
2 2 (0.35%) Hyperic
2 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.35%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.17%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (10.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.59%) Oracle
3 28 (4.90%) Adobe
4 24 (4.20%) hybris
5 22 (3.85%) IBM
6 19 (3.32%) SAP
6 19 (3.32%) Google
7 11 (1.92%) Ariba
8 10 (1.75%) VMware
9 9 (1.57%) ATG
10 8 (1.40%) webMethods
10 8 (1.40%) CODA
11 7 (1.22%) Omniture
11 7 (1.22%) HP
11 7 (1.22%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.05%) Coremetrics
13 5 (0.87%) Cisco
14 4 (0.70%) AppDynamics
14 4 (0.70%) Splunk
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