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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 85 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 245 306 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.54% 3.08% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.95% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 198 190
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £167.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -83.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -17.91%
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
7656 7738 6987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.46% 77.76% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4726 4347 3890
Average daily rate £400 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 280 275
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex -3 53 £430 +22.85% 5
Berkshire -27 50 £425 +13.33% 17
Buckinghamshire +11 31 £450 +2.85% 9
Hampshire -8 30 £356 -11.49% 7
Kent -15 23 £338 -6.89% 8
Oxfordshire -12 21 £425 +11.84% 8
Surrey -27 16 £400 -9.09% 30
East Sussex +9 12 £306 -12.50% 6
Sussex - 4 £400 -
Middlesex -3 1 £625 - 2
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 200 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (29.16%) JavaScript
3 115 (23.61%) HTML
4 110 (22.59%) CSS
5 98 (20.12%) Retail
6 88 (18.07%) Java
7 75 (15.40%) SQL
8 68 (13.96%) TDD
9 67 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (13.35%) Scrum
10 65 (13.35%) Web Services
11 63 (12.94%) .NET
11 63 (12.94%) Web Development
12 62 (12.73%) jQuery
13 60 (12.32%) Project Management
13 60 (12.32%) CMS
14 59 (12.11%) Magento
15 58 (11.91%) User Experience
16 51 (10.47%) PHP
16 51 (10.47%) HTML5
17 50 (10.27%) C#
18 47 (9.65%) MVC
18 47 (9.65%) Node.js
19 43 (8.83%) AngularJS
20 42 (8.62%) CSS3
21 41 (8.42%) BDD
21 41 (8.42%) hybris
22 39 (8.01%) Waterfall
23 38 (7.80%) Oracle
24 36 (7.39%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 60 (12.32%) CMS
2 47 (9.65%) Node.js
3 17 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 12 (2.46%) JBoss
5 10 (2.05%) Apache
6 7 (1.44%) Confluence
6 7 (1.44%) Drupal
6 7 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.23%) IIS
7 6 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.03%) Magnolia
9 4 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.82%) Liferay
9 4 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.62%) Mule
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.85%) MS Office
3 6 (1.23%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) GIMP
6 2 (0.41%) InDesign
6 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 59 (12.11%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) BigMachines
2 2 (0.41%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.41%) Shopify
3 1 (0.21%) BASE24
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.72%) GitHub
3 8 (1.64%) SaaS
4 7 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.21%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Office 365
7 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.64%) Internet
2 5 (1.03%) Firewall
3 3 (0.62%) DNS
4 2 (0.41%) Intranet
4 2 (0.41%) Network Security
4 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.21%) FTP
5 1 (0.21%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.21%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.21%) LAN
5 1 (0.21%) WAN
5 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.13%) MySQL
3 15 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.26%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.62%) Big Data
6 3 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.62%) Couchbase
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.41%) DB2
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.13%) Cucumber
1 25 (5.13%) WebDriver
2 19 (3.90%) Travis CI
3 18 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.49%) Selenium
5 16 (3.29%) JIRA
6 9 (1.85%) Subversion
7 8 (1.64%) Maven
7 8 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (1.44%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.23%) Ant
10 5 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.03%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.03%) PhpStorm
10 5 (1.03%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.82%) NUnit
11 4 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.62%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 98 (20.12%) Retail
2 36 (7.39%) Finance
2 36 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 35 (7.19%) Marketing
4 25 (5.13%) Publishing
5 5 (1.03%) Automotive
5 5 (1.03%) Legal
5 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.82%) Banking
7 2 (0.41%) Billing
7 2 (0.41%) Games
7 2 (0.41%) Interactive Media
7 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.41%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.21%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Electronics
8 1 (0.21%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 155 (31.83%) Developer
2 68 (13.96%) Project Manager
3 65 (13.35%) Analyst
4 53 (10.88%) Architect
5 39 (8.01%) .NET Developer
5 39 (8.01%) Web Developer
6 36 (7.39%) E-Commerce Manager
7 35 (7.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 32 (6.57%) HTML Developer
9 31 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 31 (6.37%) Business Analyst
10 30 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (6.16%) C# Developer
10 30 (6.16%) HTML CSS Developer
11 29 (5.95%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 29 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 27 (5.54%) Digital Project Manager
12 27 (5.54%) Magento Developer
12 27 (5.54%) Web Manager
13 23 (4.72%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (23.61%) HTML
2 110 (22.59%) CSS
3 65 (13.35%) Web Services
4 63 (12.94%) .NET
5 62 (12.73%) jQuery
6 51 (10.47%) HTML5
7 43 (8.83%) AngularJS
8 42 (8.62%) CSS3
9 35 (7.19%) ASP.NET
9 35 (7.19%) J2EE
10 33 (6.78%) Spring
11 31 (6.37%) XML
12 28 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (5.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (5.13%) Entity Framework
15 24 (4.93%) .NET Framework
16 23 (4.72%) REST
16 23 (4.72%) Sass
17 22 (4.52%) SOAP
17 22 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.91%) User Experience
2 33 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.29%) Social Media
4 15 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.03%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.03%) Tandem
7 4 (0.82%) W3C
8 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.62%) EPoS
8 3 (0.62%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.41%) Blog
9 2 (0.41%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.41%) FMCG
9 2 (0.41%) Handset
9 2 (0.41%) iPad
9 2 (0.41%) Photography
9 2 (0.41%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.11%) Android
1 20 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 11 (2.26%) Linux
2 11 (2.26%) Windows
3 10 (2.05%) Unix
4 5 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) SUSE
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (13.96%) TDD
3 67 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (13.35%) Scrum
5 63 (12.94%) Web Development
6 60 (12.32%) Project Management
7 47 (9.65%) MVC
8 41 (8.42%) BDD
9 39 (8.01%) Waterfall
10 35 (7.19%) SEO
11 30 (6.16%) PRINCE2
12 29 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (5.95%) Migration
13 25 (5.13%) Content Management
14 24 (4.93%) Software Engineering
15 20 (4.11%) CRM
15 20 (4.11%) DevOps
15 20 (4.11%) Front End Development
16 19 (3.90%) Automation Testing
16 19 (3.90%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 142 (29.16%) JavaScript
2 88 (18.07%) Java
3 75 (15.40%) SQL
4 51 (10.47%) PHP
5 50 (10.27%) C#
6 11 (2.26%) Python
7 9 (1.85%) Objective-C
8 7 (1.44%) Apple Swift
8 7 (1.44%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.82%) Ruby
10 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.62%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.41%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) C
12 1 (0.21%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (3.29%) Degree
2 7 (1.44%) ISEB
2 7 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.62%) CISSP
4 3 (0.62%) SANS
4 3 (0.62%) SSCP
5 2 (0.41%) APMP
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) IIBA
6 1 (0.21%) MBA
6 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.70%) QA
2 8 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.82%) SLA
5 3 (0.62%) COBIT
6 2 (0.41%) WCAG
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (5.54%) Docker
2 7 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.62%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.41%) Puppet
2 2 (0.41%) SCCM
2 2 (0.41%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) cPanel
3 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 41 (8.42%) hybris
2 38 (7.80%) Oracle
3 27 (5.54%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.90%) ATG
5 12 (2.46%) IBM
6 11 (2.26%) Adobe
7 10 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.85%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.85%) Twitter
8 9 (1.85%) Zend
9 8 (1.64%) SAP
10 7 (1.44%) Google
10 7 (1.44%) HP
11 5 (1.03%) Endeca
11 5 (1.03%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.03%) Facebook
11 5 (1.03%) Percussion
12 4 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.82%) VMware
12 4 (0.82%) Xamarin
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £150 to £190 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London OR Reading
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Rates Available
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
NIIT Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Volaris Exec
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £425 day
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
West Sussex
Volaris Exec
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
High Wycombe
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago