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 1 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 55 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 281 307 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.06% 3.53% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.94% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 201 170
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +20.00%
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
6684 6212 7076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.85% 71.33% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3727 3468 3352
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 248 325
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 +3 80 £390 +4.00% 29
Hampshire -36 36 £438 +2.94% 29
Buckinghamshire -7 35 £375 -19.35% 4
Surrey -23 34 £400 +6.66% 26
Oxfordshire +11 29 £340 +4.61% 7
Kent +19 23 £456 +52.08% 4
Middlesex +17 16 £325 +8.33% 5
West Sussex +17 15 £413 +27.90% 1
East Sussex -12 3 £450 +38.46% 10
Isle of Wight - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 186 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (25.00%) HTML
3 110 (20.83%) Retail
4 93 (17.61%) Java
5 87 (16.48%) CSS
6 86 (16.29%) Scrum
7 83 (15.72%) Marketing
8 82 (15.53%) JavaScript
9 79 (14.96%) Finance
10 74 (14.02%) Project Management
11 69 (13.07%) MVC
12 60 (11.36%) .NET
13 59 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 58 (10.98%) XML
14 58 (10.98%) Business Analysis
15 56 (10.61%) SQL
16 55 (10.42%) PHP
17 52 (9.85%) MySQL
18 49 (9.28%) Oracle
18 49 (9.28%) SQL Server
19 48 (9.09%) PRINCE2
20 46 (8.71%) CRM
20 46 (8.71%) B2C
21 45 (8.52%) C#
22 44 (8.33%) Linux
22 44 (8.33%) CMS
22 44 (8.33%) User Experience
23 43 (8.14%) Mobile App
23 43 (8.14%) Spring
23 43 (8.14%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (8.33%) CMS
2 35 (6.63%) WebSphere
3 29 (5.49%) Apache
4 23 (4.36%) Tomcat
5 20 (3.79%) Confluence
6 17 (3.22%) Drupal
7 14 (2.65%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.52%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.52%) IBM Notes
9 8 (1.52%) Commerce Server
10 7 (1.33%) IIS
10 7 (1.33%) WordPress
10 7 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.14%) Liferay
12 5 (0.95%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.57%) FileNet
14 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (2.84%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.08%) MS Office
3 10 (1.89%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.57%) InDesign
5 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.57%) MS Project
5 3 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.38%) Mingle
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.03%) Magento
2 12 (2.27%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.33%) WebTrends
4 7 (1.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (0.95%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.52%) SaaS
2 4 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) GitHub
4 2 (0.38%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.17%) Internet
2 9 (1.70%) HTTP
2 9 (1.70%) SSL
2 9 (1.70%) DNS
3 8 (1.52%) LAN
3 8 (1.52%) Firewall
4 7 (1.33%) WAN
5 5 (0.95%) FTP
6 4 (0.76%) MVNO
6 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.57%) Intranet
7 3 (0.57%) VPN
7 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.57%) Network Security
7 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.38%) SAN
9 1 (0.19%) BGP
9 1 (0.19%) OSPF
9 1 (0.19%) RFID
9 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.85%) MySQL
2 49 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.89%) DB2
4 7 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.14%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.19%) MOLAP
10 1 (0.19%) ROLAP
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.19%) OLAP
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (8.14%) JIRA
2 26 (4.92%) Subversion
3 25 (4.73%) JUnit
4 17 (3.22%) Selenium
5 13 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.89%) WebDriver
7 10 (1.89%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.33%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.95%) TestNG
9 5 (0.95%) TestLink
10 4 (0.76%) Gradle
10 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.57%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 110 (20.83%) Retail
2 83 (15.72%) Marketing
3 79 (14.96%) Finance
4 32 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.65%) Banking
7 10 (1.89%) French Language
7 10 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.52%) Billing
8 8 (1.52%) Electronics
9 6 (1.14%) German Language
10 5 (0.95%) Advertising
10 5 (0.95%) Automotive
10 5 (0.95%) Back Office
11 4 (0.76%) Legal
11 4 (0.76%) Publishing
11 4 (0.76%) Games
12 3 (0.57%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.57%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 138 (26.14%) Analyst
2 122 (23.11%) Developer
3 98 (18.56%) Business Analyst
4 78 (14.77%) Project Manager
5 37 (7.01%) Web Developer
6 36 (6.82%) Architect
7 24 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
8 23 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (4.36%) Agile Business Analyst
9 20 (3.79%) Designer
10 19 (3.60%) PHP Developer
10 19 (3.60%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 18 (3.41%) Senior Developer
12 17 (3.22%) Consultant
12 17 (3.22%) .NET Developer
13 16 (3.03%) Hybris Developer
13 16 (3.03%) Java Developer
14 15 (2.84%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
15 14 (2.65%) Test Analyst
16 13 (2.46%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (25.00%) HTML
2 87 (16.48%) CSS
3 60 (11.36%) .NET
4 58 (10.98%) XML
5 43 (8.14%) Spring
6 40 (7.58%) jQuery
7 37 (7.01%) ASP.NET
8 31 (5.87%) HTML5
9 29 (5.49%) Web Services
10 28 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 27 (5.11%) Ajax
12 24 (4.55%) J2EE
12 24 (4.55%) JSP
13 23 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (3.98%) REST
15 18 (3.41%) JSON
16 16 (3.03%) WCF
16 16 (3.03%) Spring MVC
16 16 (3.03%) XSD
16 16 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.33%) User Experience
2 43 (8.14%) Mobile App
3 39 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.11%) Social Media
5 14 (2.65%) Open Source
6 12 (2.27%) EPoS
7 11 (2.08%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.70%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.52%) DTV
10 7 (1.33%) W3C
10 7 (1.33%) iPad
11 6 (1.14%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.14%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.14%) FMCG
12 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.95%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.33%) Linux
2 40 (7.58%) UNIX
3 37 (7.01%) Windows
4 14 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.46%) Android
6 11 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.70%) Solaris
8 8 (1.52%) AIX
9 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (16.29%) Scrum
3 74 (14.02%) Project Management
4 69 (13.07%) MVC
5 59 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (10.98%) Business Analysis
7 48 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 46 (8.71%) CRM
8 46 (8.71%) B2C
9 40 (7.58%) User Stories
10 35 (6.63%) TDD
11 34 (6.44%) Digital Marketing
12 30 (5.68%) Unit Testing
13 29 (5.49%) Web Development
13 29 (5.49%) Migration
14 27 (5.11%) Waterfall
15 26 (4.92%) SEO
16 25 (4.73%) B2B
17 23 (4.36%) Analytics
18 22 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (17.61%) Java
2 82 (15.53%) JavaScript
3 56 (10.61%) SQL
4 55 (10.42%) PHP
5 45 (8.52%) C#
6 16 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.70%) Objective-C
9 9 (1.70%) Scala
10 8 (1.52%) Ruby
11 7 (1.33%) Groovy
12 6 (1.14%) Perl
12 6 (1.14%) Python
13 4 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.76%) PHP5
13 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.57%) VB
14 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (5.30%) Degree
2 17 (3.22%) ISEB
3 9 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.76%) CCNA
7 4 (0.76%) PMP
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) MCSA
9 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.38%) IIBA
9 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.38%) CISM
10 1 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.41%) QA
2 9 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) XenApp
3 4 (0.76%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.57%) vSphere
4 3 (0.57%) KVM
5 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) WSUS
2 2 (0.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.19%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (9.28%) Oracle
2 30 (5.68%) hybris
2 30 (5.68%) IBM
2 30 (5.68%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.41%) HP
4 17 (3.22%) SAP
5 15 (2.84%) Google
6 13 (2.46%) ATG
6 13 (2.46%) Adobe
7 12 (2.27%) VMware
8 11 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.89%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.52%) Cisco
10 8 (1.52%) Lotus
11 6 (1.14%) Demandware
11 6 (1.14%) Hitwise
11 6 (1.14%) Telerik
12 5 (0.95%) Citrix
12 5 (0.95%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.76%) Sitecore
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 400 - 450
Posted: 15 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + all inclusive
Posted: 27 days ago