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 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 58 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 297 308 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.95% 3.18% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 4.43% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 202 166
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £167.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-30.71% -3.44%
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
7561 6953 5999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.13% 71.86% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4265 3871 3116
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 278 266
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 -15 89 £375 -3.84% 22
Oxfordshire -2 43 £380 +22.58% 11
Buckinghamshire +8 39 £450 +12.50% 21
West Sussex +3 37 £355 -2.73% 12
Surrey -8 32 £433 +11.61% 13
Hampshire -39 31 £425 +18.05% 11
Kent 0 18 £375 -27.71% 8
East Sussex -3 5 £385 +18.46% 6
Middlesex +6 1 - - 1
Sussex - - - -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 167 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (24.06%) Retail
3 105 (18.85%) HTML
4 99 (17.77%) Java
4 99 (17.77%) JavaScript
5 87 (15.62%) CSS
6 85 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (13.64%) Project Management
8 71 (12.75%) Finance
9 70 (12.57%) Marketing
10 67 (12.03%) SQL
11 63 (11.31%) Microsoft
12 60 (10.77%) CRM
12 60 (10.77%) TDD
13 59 (10.59%) Business Analysis
14 57 (10.23%) Scrum
15 52 (9.34%) User Experience
16 50 (8.98%) .NET
17 47 (8.44%) BDD
18 45 (8.08%) Web Development
19 44 (7.90%) CMS
20 43 (7.72%) Analytics
21 42 (7.54%) C#
22 40 (7.18%) Web Services
23 39 (7.00%) jQuery
24 38 (6.82%) PRINCE2
24 38 (6.82%) Telecoms
24 38 (6.82%) Mobile App
25 37 (6.64%) HTML5
25 37 (6.64%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 44 (7.90%) CMS
2 24 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.69%) IIS
4 9 (1.62%) WebLogic
4 9 (1.62%) Apache
5 8 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.26%) SAS
7 6 (1.08%) Commerce Server
7 6 (1.08%) Drupal
7 6 (1.08%) Liferay
8 5 (0.90%) Node.js
8 5 (0.90%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.72%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (0.72%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.54%) Confluence
10 3 (0.54%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.36%) FileNet
11 2 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 34 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.03%) MS Visio
3 23 (4.13%) Photoshop
4 17 (3.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (3.05%) OmniGraffle
5 12 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (1.80%) MS Office
7 9 (1.62%) MS Project
8 6 (1.08%) SPSS
8 6 (1.08%) InDesign
8 6 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (6.10%) Magento
2 16 (2.87%) Google Analytics
3 6 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.72%) Tridion
4 4 (0.72%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.72%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.54%) Optimost
6 1 (0.18%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.15%) SaaS
2 6 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.54%) Force.com
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.36%) GitHub
5 2 (0.36%) Google Checkout
6 1 (0.18%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.77%) Internet
2 8 (1.44%) WAN
3 7 (1.26%) VPN
4 6 (1.08%) HTTP
5 5 (0.90%) Firewall
6 4 (0.72%) IP Telephony
6 4 (0.72%) VLAN
6 4 (0.72%) MVNO
6 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.72%) DNS
6 4 (0.72%) Intranet
6 4 (0.72%) FTP
6 4 (0.72%) MPLS
6 4 (0.72%) VoIP
6 4 (0.72%) LAN
7 3 (0.54%) ISDN
7 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.36%) ATM
8 2 (0.36%) SMS
8 2 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.77%) MySQL
3 14 (2.51%) DB2
4 11 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.26%) UniData
8 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.90%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.72%) Big Data
11 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.54%) DbVisualizer
11 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.36%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.36%) SAP BI
12 2 (0.36%) OLAP
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.57%) Selenium
2 21 (3.77%) Axure RP
3 19 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.05%) Cucumber
5 14 (2.51%) JIRA
5 14 (2.51%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.97%) Subversion
8 10 (1.80%) JUnit
8 10 (1.80%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.62%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.26%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.26%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.08%) Maven
11 6 (1.08%) PHPUnit
11 6 (1.08%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (0.90%) Gerrit
12 5 (0.90%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 134 (24.06%) Retail
2 71 (12.75%) Finance
3 70 (12.57%) Marketing
4 38 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.69%) Interactive Media
7 12 (2.15%) Publishing
8 8 (1.44%) Games
8 8 (1.44%) Banking
9 7 (1.26%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.08%) Electronics
11 5 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.72%) Back Office
12 4 (0.72%) Automotive
12 4 (0.72%) German Language
12 4 (0.72%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.54%) Advertising
13 3 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 177 (31.78%) Analyst
2 111 (19.93%) Developer
3 106 (19.03%) Business Analyst
4 96 (17.24%) Project Manager
5 47 (8.44%) Architect
6 24 (4.31%) Data Analyst
7 21 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (3.77%) Test Analyst
8 20 (3.59%) Agile Business Analyst
9 18 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.05%) Senior Developer
11 16 (2.87%) Tester
11 16 (2.87%) PHP Developer
11 16 (2.87%) E-Commerce Manager
11 16 (2.87%) Designer
11 16 (2.87%) User Experience Architect
12 15 (2.69%) Front-End Developer
12 15 (2.69%) Magento Developer
12 15 (2.69%) Web Analyst
13 14 (2.51%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (18.85%) HTML
2 87 (15.62%) CSS
3 50 (8.98%) .NET
4 40 (7.18%) Web Services
5 39 (7.00%) jQuery
6 37 (6.64%) HTML5
6 37 (6.64%) CSS3
7 29 (5.21%) XML
8 23 (4.13%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.77%) AngularJS
10 18 (3.23%) RESTful
10 18 (3.23%) Spring
11 17 (3.05%) Ajax
12 14 (2.51%) Java EE
13 12 (2.15%) SOAP
13 12 (2.15%) Gherkin
14 11 (1.97%) REST
15 10 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.80%) JSP
16 9 (1.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.34%) User Experience
2 38 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 35 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.57%) Social Media
5 16 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.69%) Graphic Design
6 15 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.97%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.62%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (1.26%) Photography
10 6 (1.08%) DTV
10 6 (1.08%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.08%) Data Extraction
10 6 (1.08%) Clustering
10 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.90%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.72%) W3C
12 4 (0.72%) iPad
13 3 (0.54%) Open Source
13 3 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.57%) Windows
2 27 (4.85%) Linux
3 19 (3.41%) UNIX
4 10 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.62%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.44%) Android
7 6 (1.08%) AIX
8 5 (0.90%) CentOS
9 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (13.64%) Project Management
4 60 (10.77%) CRM
4 60 (10.77%) TDD
5 59 (10.59%) Business Analysis
6 57 (10.23%) Scrum
7 47 (8.44%) BDD
8 45 (8.08%) Web Development
9 43 (7.72%) Analytics
10 38 (6.82%) PRINCE2
11 31 (5.57%) MVC
12 27 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 27 (4.85%) B2C
13 25 (4.49%) OO
14 24 (4.31%) Migration
15 23 (4.13%) Waterfall
16 21 (3.77%) SEO
16 21 (3.77%) ITIL
17 19 (3.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.77%) Java
1 99 (17.77%) JavaScript
2 67 (12.03%) SQL
3 42 (7.54%) C#
4 29 (5.21%) PHP
5 17 (3.05%) PL/SQL
6 10 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 9 (1.62%) Ruby
8 7 (1.26%) Groovy
9 6 (1.08%) PHP5
9 6 (1.08%) Scala
9 6 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.90%) Perl
11 4 (0.72%) COBOL
11 4 (0.72%) Apex Code
11 4 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.72%) R
12 3 (0.54%) RPG
12 3 (0.54%) Python
13 2 (0.36%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 34 (6.10%) Degree
2 18 (3.23%) ISEB
3 8 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.08%) CISSP
6 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.90%) CISM
6 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.72%) CCNA
7 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.54%) PMP
8 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.87%) QA
2 10 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.54%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Firmware
4 2 (0.36%) Snort
4 2 (0.36%) Squid
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.90%) Nagios
2 4 (0.72%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.54%) logstash
4 2 (0.36%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.36%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 63 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.13%) Adobe
2 23 (4.13%) Oracle
3 19 (3.41%) SAP
3 19 (3.41%) Google
3 19 (3.41%) hybris
4 13 (2.33%) IBM
5 12 (2.15%) Omniture
6 9 (1.62%) ATG
6 9 (1.62%) VMware
7 8 (1.44%) webMethods
7 8 (1.44%) CODA
7 8 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.26%) Cisco
8 7 (1.26%) Ariba
9 5 (0.90%) Splunk
9 5 (0.90%) Akamai
10 4 (0.72%) Siebel
10 4 (0.72%) HP
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Up to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 4 days ago
Thames Valley
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Edison Hill Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago