The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 South East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 56 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 267 258 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.91% 3.05% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 4.34% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 165 139
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £517 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6664 5946 6806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.64% 70.23% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3661 3169 3242
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 260 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
England

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 25 July 2014.

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
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 25 July 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
Berkshire +8 88 £375 -8.25% 16
Buckinghamshire +7 39 £355 -55.62% 11
Surrey -22 37 £375 -1.63% 24
Hampshire -36 32 £370 +9.62% 15
West Sussex +9 20 £413 +10.00% 10
Kent +15 19 £275 -38.88% 10
Oxfordshire +1 13 £378 +7.85% 10
East Sussex -3 8 £250 -28.57% 3
Middlesex +2 5 £396 +76.00% 1
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 151 (27.21%) HTML
2 143 (25.77%) Retail
3 100 (18.02%) JavaScript
4 98 (17.66%) Java
4 98 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (17.48%) CSS
6 89 (16.04%) Finance
7 79 (14.23%) Scrum
8 75 (13.51%) Project Management
8 75 (13.51%) Marketing
9 73 (13.15%) SQL
10 70 (12.61%) MVC
11 69 (12.43%) PHP
12 68 (12.25%) .NET
13 61 (10.99%) XML
14 60 (10.81%) Oracle
15 55 (9.91%) C#
16 54 (9.73%) Mobile App
17 53 (9.55%) MySQL
18 52 (9.37%) B2C
18 52 (9.37%) WebSphere
19 51 (9.19%) SQL Server
20 46 (8.29%) CRM
20 46 (8.29%) Business Analysis
21 43 (7.75%) jQuery
21 43 (7.75%) Linux
22 42 (7.57%) PRINCE2
23 41 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
23 41 (7.39%) Spring
23 41 (7.39%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 52 (9.37%) WebSphere
2 39 (7.03%) CMS
3 26 (4.68%) Apache
4 20 (3.60%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.88%) Drupal
5 16 (2.88%) WordPress
6 14 (2.52%) Confluence
7 8 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.44%) IBM Notes
7 8 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.26%) CICS
8 7 (1.26%) Magnolia
9 6 (1.08%) Commerce Server
10 5 (0.90%) IIS
11 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.54%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.54%) Liferay
12 3 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (4.68%) Photoshop
2 24 (4.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (2.70%) MS Office
4 14 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.16%) MS Excel
6 9 (1.62%) InDesign
6 9 (1.62%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.72%) MS Project
9 3 (0.54%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.36%) Mingle
10 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (4.14%) Magento
2 14 (2.52%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.62%) Oracle CRM
4 8 (1.44%) WebTrends
5 7 (1.26%) SiteCatalyst
6 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.54%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.08%) SaaS
2 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Force.com
3 1 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
3 1 (0.18%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.24%) Internet
2 12 (2.16%) Firewall
3 8 (1.44%) DNS
3 8 (1.44%) LAN
4 6 (1.08%) SSL
5 5 (0.90%) DMZ
5 5 (0.90%) OSPF
5 5 (0.90%) BGP
5 5 (0.90%) WAN
5 5 (0.90%) VLAN
5 5 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.72%) VPN
6 4 (0.72%) HTTP
7 3 (0.54%) WLAN
7 3 (0.54%) Wireless
8 2 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.36%) Network Security
8 2 (0.36%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) SAN
9 1 (0.18%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.55%) MySQL
2 51 (9.19%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.42%) DB2
4 9 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.26%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.26%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.54%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.18%) HOLAP
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.18%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.18%) MOLAP
10 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (5.05%) JIRA
2 25 (4.50%) Subversion
3 24 (4.32%) JUnit
4 20 (3.60%) Selenium
5 17 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 13 (2.34%) Axure RP
8 12 (2.16%) Git (software)
9 10 (1.80%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.62%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (1.44%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.26%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.90%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.90%) TestNG
13 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.90%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (0.54%) LoadRunner
15 3 (0.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 3 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 143 (25.77%) Retail
2 89 (16.04%) Finance
3 75 (13.51%) Marketing
4 32 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.70%) Banking
6 14 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.16%) French Language
8 9 (1.62%) Interactive Media
9 8 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.26%) German Language
11 6 (1.08%) Legal
12 5 (0.90%) Automotive
12 5 (0.90%) Electronics
12 5 (0.90%) Advertising
12 5 (0.90%) Games
13 4 (0.72%) Publishing
14 3 (0.54%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (26.31%) Developer
2 130 (23.42%) Analyst
3 90 (16.22%) Business Analyst
4 78 (14.05%) Project Manager
5 53 (9.55%) Architect
6 37 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 30 (5.41%) E-Commerce Manager
8 26 (4.68%) PHP Developer
9 21 (3.78%) Consultant
10 19 (3.42%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 18 (3.24%) Senior Developer
11 18 (3.24%) Test Analyst
11 18 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
11 18 (3.24%) Designer
12 17 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (3.06%) .NET Developer
13 16 (2.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
14 15 (2.70%) Java Developer
14 15 (2.70%) Tester
15 14 (2.52%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (27.21%) HTML
2 97 (17.48%) CSS
3 68 (12.25%) .NET
4 61 (10.99%) XML
5 43 (7.75%) jQuery
6 41 (7.39%) HTML5
6 41 (7.39%) Spring
7 40 (7.21%) ASP.NET
8 36 (6.49%) Ajax
9 31 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (4.68%) Web Services
11 24 (4.32%) JSP
11 24 (4.32%) JSON
12 23 (4.14%) CSS3
12 23 (4.14%) J2EE
13 20 (3.60%) REST
13 20 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (3.06%) WCF
15 15 (2.70%) Middleware
16 14 (2.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.73%) Mobile App
2 23 (4.14%) Social Media
3 12 (2.16%) Visualisation
4 10 (1.80%) N-Tier
4 10 (1.80%) W3C
5 9 (1.62%) EPoS
5 9 (1.62%) Graphic Design
6 7 (1.26%) FMCG
6 7 (1.26%) Open Source
7 6 (1.08%) iPad
7 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.08%) EFT
7 6 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.08%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.08%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.90%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (0.90%) Smart Meter
8 5 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.72%) iSeries
9 4 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.75%) Linux
2 40 (7.21%) UNIX
3 33 (5.95%) Windows
4 21 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.70%) Android
6 7 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.08%) AIX
7 6 (1.08%) Solaris
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.36%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.23%) Scrum
3 75 (13.51%) Project Management
4 70 (12.61%) MVC
5 52 (9.37%) B2C
6 46 (8.29%) CRM
6 46 (8.29%) Business Analysis
7 42 (7.57%) PRINCE2
8 41 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (5.95%) SEO
10 32 (5.77%) TDD
10 32 (5.77%) Analytics
11 30 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
11 30 (5.41%) Unit Testing
12 28 (5.05%) B2B
12 28 (5.05%) OO
13 27 (4.86%) UML
14 26 (4.68%) OOP
15 25 (4.50%) Data Modelling
16 24 (4.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (18.02%) JavaScript
2 98 (17.66%) Java
3 73 (13.15%) SQL
4 69 (12.43%) PHP
5 55 (9.91%) C#
6 17 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.80%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.62%) PHP5
11 7 (1.26%) COBOL
12 6 (1.08%) Perl
12 6 (1.08%) JCL
12 6 (1.08%) Python
12 6 (1.08%) Ruby
13 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.72%) C++
14 3 (0.54%) VB
14 3 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (4.86%) Degree
2 21 (3.78%) ISEB
3 10 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.08%) PMP
6 6 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.72%) CCNA
8 3 (0.54%) MCSA
8 3 (0.54%) CCIE
8 3 (0.54%) CCNP
8 3 (0.54%) CISSP
8 3 (0.54%) RHCE
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.54%) IIBA
8 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.60%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.72%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) WAI
System Software
1 11 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) KVM
4 2 (0.36%) XenApp
4 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.54%) Nagios
4 2 (0.36%) WSUS
5 1 (0.18%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) Salt
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 60 (10.81%) Oracle
2 35 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 34 (6.13%) IBM
4 29 (5.23%) SAP
5 27 (4.86%) hybris
6 23 (4.14%) Adobe
7 22 (3.96%) ATG
8 20 (3.60%) HP
9 14 (2.52%) Google
10 12 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.80%) VMware
11 10 (1.80%) Cisco
12 8 (1.44%) Lotus
13 7 (1.26%) Endeca
14 6 (1.08%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.08%) JD Edwards
14 6 (1.08%) Zend
14 6 (1.08%) RedPrairie
14 6 (1.08%) Hitwise
14 6 (1.08%) Demandware
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £16.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £260 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 27 days ago