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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 50 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 330 264 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.46% 2.87% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.85% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 171 168
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.41% -24.28%
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
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 99 £353 -6.00% 27
Oxfordshire +24 76 £413 +13.01% 12
Surrey +10 49 £413 +3.12% 22
Hampshire +4 44 £375 - 14
Buckinghamshire -4 32 £375 +7.14% 18
Kent -10 13 £320 +16.36% 5
West Sussex -15 12 £375 -9.09% 6
East Sussex -11 3 £338 +35.00% 6
Sussex +4 1 £400 -3.61%
Isle of Wight - 1 £220 - 2
Thames Valley - 1 - -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 188 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (24.37%) JavaScript
3 142 (22.33%) HTML
4 119 (18.71%) Retail
5 114 (17.92%) SQL
6 110 (17.30%) Java
7 106 (16.67%) CSS
8 85 (13.36%) TDD
9 80 (12.58%) .NET
10 79 (12.42%) Project Management
11 71 (11.16%) Finance
12 68 (10.69%) Scrum
13 64 (10.06%) Marketing
14 63 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 60 (9.43%) C#
15 60 (9.43%) Microsoft
16 59 (9.28%) AngularJS
17 57 (8.96%) User Experience
18 56 (8.81%) PHP
19 54 (8.49%) SQL Server
20 53 (8.33%) Web Services
21 48 (7.55%) Analytics
21 48 (7.55%) Magento
22 47 (7.39%) XML
23 46 (7.23%) Oracle
24 44 (6.92%) MVC
24 44 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
25 43 (6.76%) WebSphere
26 42 (6.60%) BDD
27 41 (6.45%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 41 (6.45%) CMS
3 30 (4.72%) Node.js
4 24 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 21 (3.30%) IIS
6 14 (2.20%) Apache
7 10 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.26%) Drupal
8 8 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (1.10%) Commerce Server
9 7 (1.10%) SAS
10 6 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.79%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 32 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.09%) Photoshop
3 14 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.20%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.42%) MS Project
6 8 (1.26%) InDesign
7 7 (1.10%) SPSS
8 5 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.47%) MS Office
9 3 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.47%) GIMP
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 48 (7.55%) Magento
2 5 (0.79%) Optimost
3 4 (0.63%) Fredhopper
3 4 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.47%) Radian6
5 1 (0.16%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.14%) Google Analytics
2 17 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.04%) SaaS
4 11 (1.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 9 (1.42%) GitHub
6 5 (0.79%) Google Checkout
6 5 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.63%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.31%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.99%) Internet
2 10 (1.57%) Extranet
3 8 (1.26%) VPN
4 7 (1.10%) SSL
5 6 (0.94%) HTTP
6 4 (0.63%) SNMP
6 4 (0.63%) WAN
6 4 (0.63%) Wireless
7 3 (0.47%) DNS
8 2 (0.31%) ATM
8 2 (0.31%) SMS
8 2 (0.31%) MVNO
9 1 (0.16%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.16%) IPsec
9 1 (0.16%) Network Security
9 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.16%) OSPF
9 1 (0.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.56%) MySQL
3 25 (3.93%) DB2
4 14 (2.20%) Big Data
5 13 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.73%) Redis
7 9 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.42%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.10%) OLAP
9 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.79%) DbVisualizer
11 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.19%) Selenium
3 16 (2.52%) Dreamweaver
4 15 (2.36%) Subversion
4 15 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.20%) Axure RP
5 14 (2.20%) JUnit
6 13 (2.04%) Maven
6 13 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 11 (1.73%) JIRA
9 9 (1.42%) Ant
9 9 (1.42%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.42%) Gerrit
10 7 (1.10%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.10%) PHPUnit
11 6 (0.94%) Grunt
11 6 (0.94%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.94%) TestComplete
General
1 119 (18.71%) Retail
2 71 (11.16%) Finance
3 64 (10.06%) Marketing
4 36 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.46%) Publishing
6 13 (2.04%) Interactive Media
7 11 (1.73%) Automotive
8 10 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.57%) Banking
9 8 (1.26%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.94%) Legal
10 6 (0.94%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.79%) German Language
12 4 (0.63%) Norwegian Language
12 4 (0.63%) Swedish Language
12 4 (0.63%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.63%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 3 (0.47%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 174 (27.36%) Developer
2 149 (23.43%) Analyst
3 68 (10.69%) Project Manager
4 56 (8.81%) Business Analyst
5 49 (7.70%) Architect
6 32 (5.03%) Data Analyst
7 31 (4.87%) Test Analyst
8 29 (4.56%) Designer
9 27 (4.25%) Magento Developer
10 26 (4.09%) .NET Developer
11 23 (3.62%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.46%) Web Developer
13 20 (3.14%) E-Commerce Manager
13 20 (3.14%) User Experience Architect
13 20 (3.14%) Front-End Developer
14 18 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (2.52%) Consultant
17 15 (2.36%) Tester
17 15 (2.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (22.33%) HTML
2 106 (16.67%) CSS
3 80 (12.58%) .NET
4 59 (9.28%) AngularJS
5 53 (8.33%) Web Services
6 47 (7.39%) XML
7 41 (6.45%) HTML5
8 39 (6.13%) ASP.NET
8 39 (6.13%) Spring
9 36 (5.66%) jQuery
10 33 (5.19%) CSS3
11 23 (3.62%) Ajax
12 22 (3.46%) JSON
13 19 (2.99%) Gherkin
14 18 (2.83%) SOAP
15 17 (2.67%) J2EE
15 17 (2.67%) Sass
16 16 (2.52%) Backbone.js
17 15 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (2.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.96%) User Experience
2 44 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.56%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.25%) Social Media
5 15 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.04%) Graphic Design
7 12 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.57%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.42%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (1.26%) Photography
11 7 (1.10%) Semantic Web
11 7 (1.10%) Clustering
11 7 (1.10%) Replication
11 7 (1.10%) Statistics
12 6 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.79%) W3C
13 5 (0.79%) iSeries
13 5 (0.79%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.63%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.19%) Windows
2 29 (4.56%) Linux
3 21 (3.30%) UNIX
4 14 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.89%) Android
6 11 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.26%) AIX
9 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.31%) CentOS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (13.36%) TDD
3 79 (12.42%) Project Management
4 68 (10.69%) Scrum
5 63 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (7.55%) Analytics
7 44 (6.92%) MVC
8 42 (6.60%) BDD
9 41 (6.45%) Business Analysis
10 35 (5.50%) CRM
10 35 (5.50%) B2C
11 33 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 33 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (4.87%) Data Modelling
14 28 (4.40%) OO
15 27 (4.25%) ITIL
15 27 (4.25%) Content Management
16 26 (4.09%) SEO
16 26 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 155 (24.37%) JavaScript
2 114 (17.92%) SQL
3 110 (17.30%) Java
4 60 (9.43%) C#
5 56 (8.81%) PHP
6 27 (4.25%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.04%) Perl
7 13 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.10%) Ruby
9 6 (0.94%) Python
9 6 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.79%) VBA
11 4 (0.63%) PHP5
11 4 (0.63%) C-shell
11 4 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.63%) R
12 3 (0.47%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.47%) RPG
12 3 (0.47%) COBOL
13 2 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (5.19%) Degree
2 16 (2.52%) ISEB
3 8 (1.26%) CISSP
4 7 (1.10%) CISM
5 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.47%) PMP
8 3 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) CEH
10 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) MCSE
10 1 (0.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.50%) QA
2 15 (2.36%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.47%) COBIT
4 3 (0.47%) SLA
4 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.31%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (1.57%) Docker
2 9 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.94%) Nagios
1 6 (0.94%) Puppet
1 6 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.63%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.31%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.23%) Oracle
3 32 (5.03%) Adobe
4 30 (4.72%) Google
5 27 (4.25%) IBM
6 25 (3.93%) hybris
7 24 (3.77%) SAP
8 14 (2.20%) Ariba
9 12 (1.89%) ATG
10 11 (1.73%) VMware
11 10 (1.57%) Coremetrics
11 10 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.42%) HP
12 9 (1.42%) Omniture
13 6 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.94%) Facebook
13 6 (0.94%) Twitter
13 6 (0.94%) Splunk
13 6 (0.94%) PayPal
14 5 (0.79%) Endeca
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