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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 61 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 254 300 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.73% 3.43% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.77% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 195 147
Average daily rate
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£378 £390 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +50.00%
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
6747 6285 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.46% 71.94% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 3429 3314
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
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 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 245 328
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -2 76 £390 -2.50% 32
Buckinghamshire -4 38 £369 -55.30% 8
Surrey -28 36 £400 +6.66% 21
Kent +16 27 £325 +8.33% 11
Hampshire -49 24 £375 -9.09% 13
West Sussex +11 18 £413 +10.00% 5
Oxfordshire -2 12 £365 +4.28% 10
Middlesex +5 9 £500 +66.66% 2
East Sussex -7 8 £250 -28.57% 5
Sussex -1 1 £415 -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 138 (26.44%) HTML
2 124 (23.75%) Retail
3 105 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (18.97%) Java
5 90 (17.24%) CSS
6 88 (16.86%) JavaScript
7 80 (15.33%) Scrum
8 76 (14.56%) Finance
9 74 (14.18%) Marketing
10 69 (13.22%) Project Management
11 67 (12.84%) MVC
12 61 (11.69%) PHP
12 61 (11.69%) SQL
13 60 (11.49%) Oracle
14 59 (11.30%) .NET
14 59 (11.30%) XML
15 52 (9.96%) B2C
16 49 (9.39%) MySQL
17 48 (9.20%) C#
17 48 (9.20%) SQL Server
17 48 (9.20%) Business Analysis
17 48 (9.20%) WebSphere
18 46 (8.81%) CRM
18 46 (8.81%) Mobile App
19 43 (8.24%) Linux
20 42 (8.05%) Spring
21 41 (7.85%) UNIX
22 40 (7.66%) jQuery
23 39 (7.47%) PRINCE2
23 39 (7.47%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (9.20%) WebSphere
2 39 (7.47%) CMS
3 24 (4.60%) Apache
4 19 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.87%) Drupal
6 15 (2.87%) Confluence
7 13 (2.49%) WordPress
8 9 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.53%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
10 7 (1.34%) CICS
11 5 (0.96%) Commerce Server
11 5 (0.96%) IIS
11 5 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.96%) Magnolia
12 4 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.77%) Liferay
13 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (3.64%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (2.49%) MS Excel
4 12 (2.30%) MS Office
5 11 (2.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.77%) MS Project
6 4 (0.77%) InDesign
6 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.38%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (3.64%) Magento
2 14 (2.68%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.34%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.34%) Oracle CRM
3 7 (1.34%) SiteCatalyst
4 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.34%) SaaS
2 4 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
3 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Force.com
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Responsys
4 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.64%) Internet
2 11 (2.11%) Firewall
3 10 (1.92%) LAN
4 7 (1.34%) WAN
4 7 (1.34%) DNS
5 6 (1.15%) SSL
6 5 (0.96%) HTTP
7 4 (0.77%) VPN
8 3 (0.57%) Network Security
8 3 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.57%) Wireless
8 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.57%) VLAN
8 3 (0.57%) WLAN
8 3 (0.57%) DMZ
8 3 (0.57%) OSPF
8 3 (0.57%) BGP
9 2 (0.38%) FTP
9 2 (0.38%) MVNO
10 1 (0.19%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.39%) MySQL
2 48 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.83%) DB2
4 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.34%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.77%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.57%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) HOLAP
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.19%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.19%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (6.51%) JIRA
2 26 (4.98%) Subversion
3 24 (4.60%) JUnit
4 18 (3.45%) Selenium
5 15 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.49%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.30%) WebDriver
8 11 (2.11%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.53%) Axure RP
9 8 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.96%) TestNG
11 4 (0.77%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.57%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (0.57%) Jasmine
General
1 124 (23.75%) Retail
2 76 (14.56%) Finance
3 74 (14.18%) Marketing
4 27 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.68%) French Language
7 11 (2.11%) Banking
8 9 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.15%) Legal
9 6 (1.15%) Games
9 6 (1.15%) German Language
10 5 (0.96%) Advertising
10 5 (0.96%) Automotive
11 4 (0.77%) Electronics
11 4 (0.77%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.57%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.38%) Billing
13 2 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.38%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 139 (26.63%) Developer
2 125 (23.95%) Analyst
3 87 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 76 (14.56%) Project Manager
5 42 (8.05%) Architect
6 37 (7.09%) Web Developer
7 27 (5.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 23 (4.41%) PHP Developer
9 19 (3.64%) Consultant
9 19 (3.64%) Senior Developer
9 19 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
10 18 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (3.45%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 17 (3.26%) Designer
12 16 (3.07%) Front-End Developer
12 16 (3.07%) .NET Developer
13 15 (2.87%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
14 14 (2.68%) Hybris Developer
14 14 (2.68%) Java Developer
14 14 (2.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (26.44%) HTML
2 90 (17.24%) CSS
3 59 (11.30%) .NET
3 59 (11.30%) XML
4 42 (8.05%) Spring
5 40 (7.66%) jQuery
6 39 (7.47%) HTML5
7 36 (6.90%) ASP.NET
8 31 (5.94%) Ajax
9 30 (5.75%) Web Services
9 30 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (4.60%) JSP
11 23 (4.41%) J2EE
12 22 (4.21%) JSON
13 20 (3.83%) REST
13 20 (3.83%) CSS3
13 20 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (3.07%) WCF
15 14 (2.68%) SOAP
15 14 (2.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.81%) Mobile App
2 23 (4.41%) Social Media
3 12 (2.30%) Visualisation
4 10 (1.92%) EPoS
5 9 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 9 (1.72%) Open Source
6 8 (1.53%) W3C
7 7 (1.34%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.34%) Graphic Design
7 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.34%) iPad
8 6 (1.15%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.15%) FMCG
8 6 (1.15%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.96%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.96%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (0.96%) EFT
9 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (8.24%) Linux
2 41 (7.85%) UNIX
3 34 (6.51%) Windows
4 17 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.49%) Android
6 9 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.72%) Solaris
7 8 (1.53%) AIX
8 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.38%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (15.33%) Scrum
3 69 (13.22%) Project Management
4 67 (12.84%) MVC
5 52 (9.96%) B2C
6 48 (9.20%) Business Analysis
7 46 (8.81%) CRM
8 39 (7.47%) PRINCE2
9 38 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (6.70%) User Stories
11 32 (6.13%) TDD
12 30 (5.75%) Migration
12 30 (5.75%) Unit Testing
13 29 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
13 29 (5.56%) SEO
13 29 (5.56%) B2B
14 26 (4.98%) Analytics
15 24 (4.60%) UML
16 23 (4.41%) OO
16 23 (4.41%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (18.97%) Java
2 88 (16.86%) JavaScript
3 61 (11.69%) PHP
3 61 (11.69%) SQL
4 48 (9.20%) C#
5 16 (3.07%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.49%) VB.NET
7 12 (2.30%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.72%) Objective-C
9 7 (1.34%) COBOL
9 7 (1.34%) Perl
10 6 (1.15%) JCL
10 6 (1.15%) Python
10 6 (1.15%) Ruby
10 6 (1.15%) PHP5
11 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.77%) Groovy
12 4 (0.77%) Scala
12 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (4.79%) Degree
2 17 (3.26%) ISEB
3 10 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.34%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.96%) PMP
7 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.77%) CCNA
8 3 (0.57%) MCSA
8 3 (0.57%) CCIE
8 3 (0.57%) CCNP
8 3 (0.57%) CISSP
8 3 (0.57%) RHCE
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.57%) IIBA
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.83%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.77%) XenApp
3 4 (0.77%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.57%) KVM
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
5 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.57%) Nagios
4 2 (0.38%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.19%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) Salt
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 60 (11.49%) Oracle
2 32 (6.13%) IBM
2 32 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.98%) hybris
4 22 (4.21%) SAP
5 19 (3.64%) HP
6 17 (3.26%) ATG
7 16 (3.07%) Google
8 15 (2.87%) Adobe
9 12 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.11%) VMware
10 11 (2.11%) Cisco
11 8 (1.53%) Lotus
11 8 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.34%) Endeca
13 6 (1.15%) RedPrairie
13 6 (1.15%) Hitwise
13 6 (1.15%) Demandware
13 6 (1.15%) Telerik
14 5 (0.96%) Citrix
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Kalpa Resource
Rate: From £225 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £400 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £625 per day excellent rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Profiles Creative
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Redhill
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago