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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 52 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 339 255 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.42% 2.79% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 3.75% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 179 194
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.11% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+76.15% -37.08%
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
7601 6804 6394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.70% 74.39% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4657 3831 3521
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 260 258
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.30 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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
Berkshire +7 94 £355 -5.33% 20
Oxfordshire +27 74 £413 +25.00% 13
Surrey +3 41 £388 -3.12% 15
Buckinghamshire -9 39 £375 +3.44% 15
Hampshire +5 38 £375 -6.25% 21
West Sussex -3 30 £388 -6.06% 2
Kent -5 15 £320 -1.53% 7
Sussex +5 3 £400 -3.61%
Isle of Wight - 3 £250 -
East Sussex -9 2 £325 +30.00% 3
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 190 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 188 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (27.40%) HTML
4 139 (21.52%) CSS
5 105 (16.25%) Retail
6 104 (16.10%) Java
7 102 (15.79%) SQL
8 78 (12.07%) TDD
9 77 (11.92%) Scrum
10 71 (10.99%) .NET
11 68 (10.53%) Finance
12 67 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (10.37%) PHP
13 65 (10.06%) AngularJS
14 64 (9.91%) Marketing
15 62 (9.60%) Project Management
16 59 (9.13%) HTML5
16 59 (9.13%) User Experience
17 58 (8.98%) C#
18 54 (8.36%) MVC
18 54 (8.36%) Analytics
19 53 (8.20%) Oracle
19 53 (8.20%) jQuery
20 51 (7.89%) Magento
21 49 (7.59%) CSS3
21 49 (7.59%) SQL Server
22 48 (7.43%) XML
23 46 (7.12%) Web Services
23 46 (7.12%) WebSphere
24 45 (6.97%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (7.12%) WebSphere
2 45 (6.97%) Node.js
3 40 (6.19%) CMS
4 21 (3.25%) WebLogic
5 19 (2.94%) Apache
6 16 (2.48%) IIS
7 14 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.70%) Drupal
9 10 (1.55%) Commerce Server
10 9 (1.39%) SAS
10 9 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.77%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
15 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.46%) Confluence
16 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.87%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.24%) InDesign
6 7 (1.08%) SPSS
7 4 (0.62%) MS Project
7 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.46%) GIMP
9 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.31%) MS Office
10 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 51 (7.89%) Magento
2 5 (0.77%) Optimost
3 4 (0.62%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.62%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.46%) Radian6
4 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.41%) Google Analytics
3 20 (3.10%) GitHub
4 12 (1.86%) SaaS
5 11 (1.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (1.39%) SoftLayer
7 8 (1.24%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (0.77%) Google Checkout
8 5 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.31%) IaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.15%) Office 365
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
10 1 (0.15%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.10%) Internet
2 12 (1.86%) VPN
3 11 (1.70%) SSL
4 10 (1.55%) Extranet
5 8 (1.24%) SNMP
5 8 (1.24%) Wireless
6 6 (0.93%) WAN
6 6 (0.93%) DNS
7 5 (0.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.62%) HTTP
8 4 (0.62%) Firewall
9 3 (0.46%) LDAP
10 2 (0.31%) LAN
10 2 (0.31%) SMS
10 2 (0.31%) VoIP
11 1 (0.15%) ATM
11 1 (0.15%) ISDN
11 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.18%) MySQL
3 25 (3.87%) DB2
4 13 (2.01%) Big Data
5 11 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 11 (1.70%) Redis
6 9 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.08%) OLAP
8 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.77%) DbVisualizer
10 5 (0.77%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 40 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.49%) Selenium
3 19 (2.94%) Subversion
3 19 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 15 (2.32%) Axure RP
5 14 (2.17%) JUnit
6 12 (1.86%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (1.86%) JIRA
6 12 (1.86%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.70%) SoapUI
7 11 (1.70%) Maven
8 10 (1.55%) Grunt
9 9 (1.39%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.39%) PHPUnit
10 8 (1.24%) Ant
11 7 (1.08%) TestComplete
11 7 (1.08%) Gerrit
12 6 (0.93%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.93%) gulp
General
1 105 (16.25%) Retail
2 68 (10.53%) Finance
3 64 (9.91%) Marketing
4 42 (6.50%) Telecoms
5 31 (4.80%) Publishing
6 13 (2.01%) Banking
6 13 (2.01%) Interactive Media
7 12 (1.86%) Automotive
8 8 (1.24%) German Language
9 7 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.93%) Legal
10 6 (0.93%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.77%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.62%) Danish Language
12 4 (0.62%) French Language
12 4 (0.62%) Norwegian Language
12 4 (0.62%) Swedish Language
12 4 (0.62%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.46%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 211 (32.66%) Developer
2 128 (19.81%) Analyst
3 58 (8.98%) Project Manager
4 48 (7.43%) Business Analyst
5 44 (6.81%) Architect
6 36 (5.57%) Web Developer
7 31 (4.80%) Designer
8 30 (4.64%) Front-End Developer
8 30 (4.64%) Test Analyst
9 29 (4.49%) Magento Developer
10 27 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (4.02%) .NET Developer
12 22 (3.41%) Data Analyst
12 22 (3.41%) Java Developer
13 20 (3.10%) User Experience Architect
14 17 (2.63%) Consultant
15 16 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (2.48%) C# Developer
16 15 (2.32%) Tester
16 15 (2.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (27.40%) HTML
2 139 (21.52%) CSS
3 71 (10.99%) .NET
4 65 (10.06%) AngularJS
5 59 (9.13%) HTML5
6 53 (8.20%) jQuery
7 49 (7.59%) CSS3
8 48 (7.43%) XML
9 46 (7.12%) Web Services
10 44 (6.81%) Spring
11 42 (6.50%) ASP.NET
12 35 (5.42%) Ajax
13 33 (5.11%) JSON
14 32 (4.95%) Sass
15 24 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (3.56%) JSP
17 20 (3.10%) J2EE
18 18 (2.79%) Backbone.js
19 16 (2.48%) Gherkin
20 15 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.13%) User Experience
2 43 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.42%) Social Media
4 25 (3.87%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.79%) Digital Media
6 15 (2.32%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.70%) Statistics
9 10 (1.55%) Graphic Design
10 8 (1.24%) Semantic Web
10 8 (1.24%) Cryptography
10 8 (1.24%) PKI
11 7 (1.08%) Replication
11 7 (1.08%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.93%) iSeries
13 5 (0.77%) Photography
13 5 (0.77%) W3C
13 5 (0.77%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.62%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 40 (6.19%) Linux
2 26 (4.02%) UNIX
3 25 (3.87%) Windows
4 15 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.01%) Android
6 9 (1.39%) AIX
6 9 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.62%) Solaris
7 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (29.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (12.07%) TDD
3 77 (11.92%) Scrum
4 67 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (9.60%) Project Management
6 54 (8.36%) MVC
6 54 (8.36%) Analytics
7 39 (6.04%) OO
7 39 (6.04%) BDD
8 36 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (5.57%) PRINCE2
9 34 (5.26%) CRM
10 33 (5.11%) Content Management
11 31 (4.80%) B2C
12 30 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (4.64%) SDLC
13 28 (4.33%) Business Analysis
14 27 (4.18%) Open Source
15 26 (4.02%) ITIL
16 25 (3.87%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 190 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 104 (16.10%) Java
3 102 (15.79%) SQL
4 67 (10.37%) PHP
5 58 (8.98%) C#
6 15 (2.32%) PL/SQL
7 14 (2.17%) Ruby
8 13 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.70%) Perl
9 11 (1.70%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.55%) Python
11 8 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.77%) VBA
13 4 (0.62%) C-shell
13 4 (0.62%) R
13 4 (0.62%) PHP5
14 3 (0.46%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.46%) C++
15 2 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (4.95%) Degree
2 13 (2.01%) ISEB
3 7 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.77%) CISSP
4 5 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.62%) PMP
5 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.62%) CISM
6 3 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.46%) CCNA
6 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) CCNP
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) CEH
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.88%) QA
2 18 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.24%) COBIT
5 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.86%) Docker
2 6 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (1.55%) Vagrant
1 10 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.24%) Nagios
2 8 (1.24%) Puppet
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (8.20%) Oracle
2 45 (6.97%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.57%) Google
4 35 (5.42%) IBM
5 33 (5.11%) Adobe
6 27 (4.18%) hybris
7 26 (4.02%) SAP
8 11 (1.70%) Coremetrics
9 10 (1.55%) ATG
10 9 (1.39%) Omniture
10 9 (1.39%) HP
11 8 (1.24%) Ariba
11 8 (1.24%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.24%) Splunk
11 8 (1.24%) Facebook
11 8 (1.24%) Twitter
12 7 (1.08%) PayPal
12 7 (1.08%) Endeca
12 7 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.93%) VMware
Oxfordshire
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Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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South East
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Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £325 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £475 - £500+ per day
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Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: Up to £440 per day
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Oxfordshire
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