The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 67 98 68
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -30
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 86 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.57% 1.33% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.82% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 34 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £386 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £246 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+76.15% -37.08%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2532 2308 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.70% 72.99% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1522 1050
Average daily rate £400 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 89 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the South West region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the South West

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the South West region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bristol +18 34 £425 +13.33% 12
Somerset - 15 £395 -
Gloucestershire +10 14 £375 - 6
Wiltshire - 14 £338 - 6
Dorset -6 3 - - 3
Devon -12 1 £375 +2.73% 6
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 99 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.02%) Scrum
3 56 (31.46%) TDD
4 51 (28.65%) Java
5 44 (24.72%) Retail
6 42 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (22.47%) .NET
8 35 (19.66%) SQL
8 35 (19.66%) Web Services
9 34 (19.10%) HTML
9 34 (19.10%) Finance
9 34 (19.10%) Objective-C
10 33 (18.54%) Software Engineering
10 33 (18.54%) Apple iOS
11 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
12 28 (15.73%) CSS
12 28 (15.73%) Android
13 27 (15.17%) C#
14 26 (14.61%) SQL Server
14 26 (14.61%) BDD
14 26 (14.61%) REST
15 25 (14.04%) Android Development
15 25 (14.04%) iOS Development
16 24 (13.48%) User Experience
16 24 (13.48%) Programme Management
17 23 (12.92%) ASP.NET
18 22 (12.36%) SAP
19 21 (11.80%) MVC
19 21 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (11.80%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (6.74%) Node.js
2 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.37%) CMS
4 5 (2.81%) JBoss
5 4 (2.25%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.25%) ATG Dynamo
5 4 (2.25%) Commerce Server
6 3 (1.69%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.69%) Mule
6 3 (1.69%) Apache
7 2 (1.12%) IIS
7 2 (1.12%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Project
1 9 (5.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (11.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) Skype
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) NAS
3 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.56%) LAN
3 1 (0.56%) WAN
3 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.18%) SQLite
3 7 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.81%) MySQL
4 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.56%) DTS
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.06%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.37%) Selenium
3 6 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.37%) Maven
4 5 (2.81%) JIRA
4 5 (2.81%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.81%) Robotium
4 5 (2.81%) Mechanoid
4 5 (2.81%) Robolectric
5 4 (2.25%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.25%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.25%) FitNesse
5 4 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.25%) JUnit
5 4 (2.25%) NUnit
6 3 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.69%) Calabash
General
1 44 (24.72%) Retail
2 34 (19.10%) Finance
3 21 (11.80%) Marketing
4 20 (11.24%) Manufacturing
4 20 (11.24%) Electronics
4 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.49%) Games
6 7 (3.93%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (38.76%) Developer
2 27 (15.17%) Analyst
3 22 (12.36%) Software Engineer
4 18 (10.11%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.11%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.87%) Test Analyst
5 14 (7.87%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.74%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.74%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.18%) iOS Developer
8 10 (5.62%) Android Developer
8 10 (5.62%) Android Software Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Architect
10 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.37%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.37%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (2.81%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (2.81%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.47%) .NET
2 35 (19.66%) Web Services
3 34 (19.10%) HTML
4 28 (15.73%) CSS
5 26 (14.61%) REST
6 23 (12.92%) ASP.NET
7 18 (10.11%) JSON
7 18 (10.11%) HTML5
8 14 (7.87%) J2EE
9 12 (6.74%) Spring
9 12 (6.74%) Hibernate
10 11 (6.18%) SOAP
11 10 (5.62%) XML
11 10 (5.62%) Cocoa
11 10 (5.62%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (5.62%) Android SDK
12 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.93%) RESTful
14 6 (3.37%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.48%) User Experience
2 20 (11.24%) DTV
3 13 (7.30%) Mobile Payment
4 12 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.49%) iPad
6 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.25%) iPhone
8 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.54%) Apple iOS
2 28 (15.73%) Android
3 12 (6.74%) Windows
4 9 (5.06%) Windows Phone 7
4 9 (5.06%) Windows Phone
5 6 (3.37%) Linux
6 5 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.25%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (55.62%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.02%) Scrum
3 56 (31.46%) TDD
4 42 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (18.54%) Software Engineering
6 26 (14.61%) BDD
7 25 (14.04%) Android Development
7 25 (14.04%) iOS Development
8 24 (13.48%) Programme Management
9 21 (11.80%) MVC
9 21 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (11.80%) API Integration
10 20 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
11 19 (10.67%) Project Management
12 17 (9.55%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.74%) Kanban
14 11 (6.18%) OO
15 10 (5.62%) OOD
15 10 (5.62%) SOA
15 10 (5.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (28.65%) Java
2 35 (19.66%) SQL
3 34 (19.10%) Objective-C
4 29 (16.29%) JavaScript
5 27 (15.17%) C#
6 15 (8.43%) Apple Swift
7 14 (7.87%) Ruby
8 11 (6.18%) C
9 8 (4.49%) C++
10 5 (2.81%) PHP
10 5 (2.81%) Python
11 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.69%) Perl
13 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (7.87%) ISEB
2 12 (6.74%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.12%) PMP
3 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.56%) RHCE
4 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.12%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (12.36%) SAP
2 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.30%) Oracle
3 13 (7.30%) ATG
4 9 (5.06%) hybris
5 6 (3.37%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.37%) Google
5 6 (3.37%) IBM
6 4 (2.25%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.12%) LANDesk
8 2 (1.12%) VMware
9 1 (0.56%) Apple
9 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) Nokia
9 1 (0.56%) F5
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