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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 58 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 286 293 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.07% 3.34% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.64% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 184 151
Average daily rate
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£396 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.63 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-24.58% +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
6815 6314 7146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.19% 71.91% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3862 3500 3408
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £257 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 247 316
Average hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.08 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +5 85 £375 - 20
Buckinghamshire -10 36 £375 -44.44% 5
Surrey -20 36 £400 +6.66% 32
Hampshire -34 36 £425 -2.85% 28
Kent +21 30 £350 +16.66% 11
Oxfordshire 0 20 £340 +4.61% 9
West Sussex +9 15 £414 +18.63% 3
Middlesex +15 13 £396 +32.00% 5
East Sussex -12 5 £250 -27.27% 5
Isle of Wight - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 180 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (24.77%) HTML
3 120 (22.35%) Retail
4 103 (19.18%) Java
5 88 (16.39%) CSS
6 82 (15.27%) Scrum
6 82 (15.27%) JavaScript
6 82 (15.27%) Marketing
7 80 (14.90%) Finance
8 77 (14.34%) Project Management
9 73 (13.59%) MVC
10 61 (11.36%) Oracle
11 59 (10.99%) SQL
11 59 (10.99%) XML
12 57 (10.61%) PHP
12 57 (10.61%) .NET
13 54 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (10.06%) Business Analysis
14 53 (9.87%) MySQL
15 51 (9.50%) CRM
16 48 (8.94%) UNIX
16 48 (8.94%) SQL Server
16 48 (8.94%) Spring
17 47 (8.75%) B2C
18 45 (8.38%) PRINCE2
18 45 (8.38%) WebSphere
19 44 (8.19%) C#
19 44 (8.19%) Mobile App
20 43 (8.01%) Linux
20 43 (8.01%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 45 (8.38%) WebSphere
2 39 (7.26%) CMS
3 26 (4.84%) Apache
4 23 (4.28%) Tomcat
5 20 (3.72%) Confluence
6 19 (3.54%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.79%) Drupal
8 9 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.49%) IIS
9 8 (1.49%) IBM Notes
9 8 (1.49%) WordPress
10 7 (1.30%) CICS
10 7 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.12%) Commerce Server
12 5 (0.93%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.93%) Liferay
12 5 (0.93%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (2.79%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.05%) MS Office
2 11 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.56%) InDesign
5 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 3 (0.56%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.37%) Mingle
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.54%) Magento
2 12 (2.23%) Google Analytics
3 8 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.30%) WebTrends
4 7 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
4 7 (1.30%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.68%) SaaS
2 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) GitHub
4 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.91%) Internet
2 12 (2.23%) Firewall
3 10 (1.86%) LAN
3 10 (1.86%) DNS
4 9 (1.68%) SSL
5 7 (1.30%) HTTP
5 7 (1.30%) WAN
6 5 (0.93%) FTP
7 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.74%) VPN
7 4 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.74%) Network Security
8 3 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.56%) VLAN
8 3 (0.56%) Wireless
8 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.56%) WLAN
8 3 (0.56%) DMZ
8 3 (0.56%) Intranet
8 3 (0.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.87%) MySQL
2 48 (8.94%) SQL Server
3 17 (3.17%) DB2
4 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.19%) HOLAP
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.19%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.19%) MOLAP
10 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (7.26%) JIRA
2 29 (5.40%) Subversion
3 27 (5.03%) JUnit
4 15 (2.79%) Selenium
5 13 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.05%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.86%) WebDriver
7 10 (1.86%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.30%) Axure RP
10 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.93%) TestNG
12 4 (0.74%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.74%) Gradle
12 4 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (0.56%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.56%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.56%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.56%) Jasmine
General
1 120 (22.35%) Retail
2 82 (15.27%) Marketing
3 80 (14.90%) Finance
4 31 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.10%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.42%) Banking
7 10 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.86%) French Language
8 8 (1.49%) Electronics
9 6 (1.12%) German Language
10 5 (0.93%) Back Office
10 5 (0.93%) Automotive
10 5 (0.93%) Advertising
10 5 (0.93%) Billing
11 4 (0.74%) Games
11 4 (0.74%) Legal
12 3 (0.56%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.56%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 138 (25.70%) Developer
2 131 (24.39%) Analyst
3 92 (17.13%) Business Analyst
4 87 (16.20%) Project Manager
5 39 (7.26%) Architect
6 35 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 27 (5.03%) E-Commerce Manager
8 22 (4.10%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 22 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
8 22 (4.10%) Agile Business Analyst
9 19 (3.54%) Consultant
9 19 (3.54%) Senior Developer
9 19 (3.54%) PHP Developer
10 17 (3.17%) Java Developer
10 17 (3.17%) Designer
10 17 (3.17%) Hybris Developer
11 15 (2.79%) Front-End Developer
11 15 (2.79%) .NET Developer
12 14 (2.61%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 13 (2.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (24.77%) HTML
2 88 (16.39%) CSS
3 59 (10.99%) XML
4 57 (10.61%) .NET
5 48 (8.94%) Spring
6 43 (8.01%) jQuery
7 37 (6.89%) HTML5
8 36 (6.70%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.96%) Ajax
10 30 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (5.21%) Web Services
12 27 (5.03%) JSP
13 26 (4.84%) J2EE
14 21 (3.91%) JSON
15 20 (3.72%) REST
15 20 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (3.54%) CSS3
17 17 (3.17%) Spring MVC
17 17 (3.17%) XSD
18 16 (2.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.19%) Mobile App
2 41 (7.64%) User Experience
3 39 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.84%) Social Media
5 13 (2.42%) Open Source
6 11 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.86%) EPoS
7 10 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.68%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.49%) DTV
10 7 (1.30%) W3C
10 7 (1.30%) iPad
11 6 (1.12%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.12%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.93%) EFT
12 5 (0.93%) FMCG
12 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.93%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.94%) UNIX
2 43 (8.01%) Linux
3 38 (7.08%) Windows
4 16 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.42%) Android
6 10 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.86%) Solaris
7 8 (1.49%) AIX
8 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) CentOS
10 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (15.27%) Scrum
3 77 (14.34%) Project Management
4 73 (13.59%) MVC
5 54 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (10.06%) Business Analysis
6 51 (9.50%) CRM
7 47 (8.75%) B2C
8 45 (8.38%) PRINCE2
9 36 (6.70%) User Stories
10 34 (6.33%) TDD
10 34 (6.33%) Digital Marketing
11 33 (6.15%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.59%) Migration
13 27 (5.03%) SEO
14 26 (4.84%) OO
15 24 (4.47%) B2B
15 24 (4.47%) Waterfall
15 24 (4.47%) Analytics
16 22 (4.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 103 (19.18%) Java
2 82 (15.27%) JavaScript
3 59 (10.99%) SQL
4 57 (10.61%) PHP
5 44 (8.19%) C#
6 16 (2.98%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.42%) VB.NET
8 10 (1.86%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.68%) Objective-C
10 8 (1.49%) Ruby
11 7 (1.30%) COBOL
11 7 (1.30%) Perl
11 7 (1.30%) Scala
12 6 (1.12%) Python
12 6 (1.12%) JCL
12 6 (1.12%) PHP5
13 5 (0.93%) Groovy
13 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (4.66%) Degree
2 15 (2.79%) ISEB
3 9 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.93%) PMP
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.74%) CCNA
7 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.56%) MCSA
8 3 (0.56%) CCIE
8 3 (0.56%) CCNP
8 3 (0.56%) CISSP
9 2 (0.37%) CISM
9 2 (0.37%) IIBA
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.35%) QA
2 9 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.74%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) XenApp
3 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.56%) KVM
5 2 (0.37%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.19%) Puppet
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) Salt
4 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (11.36%) Oracle
2 33 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.77%) IBM
4 30 (5.59%) hybris
5 23 (4.28%) SAP
6 18 (3.35%) HP
7 17 (3.17%) ATG
8 15 (2.79%) Google
9 12 (2.23%) Adobe
10 11 (2.05%) Cisco
10 11 (2.05%) VMware
10 11 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.49%) Lotus
13 6 (1.12%) Telerik
13 6 (1.12%) RedPrairie
13 6 (1.12%) Hitwise
13 6 (1.12%) Demandware
14 5 (0.93%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.93%) JBoss
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Purple Monkey
Rate: From £200 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Argyll Scott
Rate: £35 - £40 per annum + Car Allowances
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market rate paid weekly
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: Very competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + all inclusive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Profiles Creative
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 13 days ago