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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 65 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 82 48 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.52% 1.56% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 2.06% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 35
Average daily rate
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£378 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.71% -
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
2473 2333 1748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.07% 76.02% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1423 1101
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 92 70
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.31 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 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
Wiltshire +21 23 £338 -3.91% 9
Gloucestershire - 20 £378 - 3
Somerset +10 18 £425 +18.88% 3
Bristol -4 13 £400 -3.03% 12
Dorset -9 2 £405 -16.49% 7
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - - 6
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 79 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.16%) Java
3 59 (29.65%) Finance
4 51 (25.63%) Retail
5 42 (21.11%) Scrum
6 41 (20.60%) .NET
7 35 (17.59%) HTML
7 35 (17.59%) SAP
8 32 (16.08%) ASP.NET
8 32 (16.08%) C#
9 31 (15.58%) SQL
10 29 (14.57%) Project Management
11 27 (13.57%) JavaScript
11 27 (13.57%) hybris
12 26 (13.07%) Web Services
13 25 (12.56%) SOA
13 25 (12.56%) MVC
13 25 (12.56%) TDD
13 25 (12.56%) Spring
13 25 (12.56%) Waterfall
14 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
15 22 (11.06%) Marketing
15 22 (11.06%) BDD
16 21 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (10.55%) CSS
17 20 (10.05%) XML
18 19 (9.55%) Oracle
18 19 (9.55%) Digital Marketing
18 19 (9.55%) Programme Management
19 17 (8.54%) SAP Oil and Gas

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (5.53%) CMS
2 7 (3.52%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.51%) Commerce Server
4 5 (2.51%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.51%) Node.js
5 3 (1.51%) Mule
5 3 (1.51%) Drupal
5 3 (1.51%) ATG Dynamo
5 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.51%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.01%) nginx
6 2 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.50%) WordPress
7 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.03%) MS Project
2 5 (2.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (8.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.01%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.01%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.01%) SAP ECC
2 2 (1.01%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.01%) SaaS
5 3 (1.51%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.01%) PaaS
7 1 (0.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.02%) Extranet
2 4 (2.01%) Internet
3 3 (1.51%) Firewall
3 3 (1.51%) LAN
3 3 (1.51%) WAN
4 2 (1.01%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.01%) VoIP
4 2 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.52%) MySQL
3 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.01%) OLTP
7 2 (1.01%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.50%) DataStage
8 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.52%) Git (software)
1 9 (4.52%) JUnit
1 9 (4.52%) JIRA
2 6 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.51%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.01%) Selenium
4 4 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.51%) Subversion
5 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.50%) GitLab
7 1 (0.50%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.50%) Xcode
7 1 (0.50%) Maven
7 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (29.65%) Finance
2 51 (25.63%) Retail
3 22 (11.06%) Marketing
4 17 (8.54%) Electronics
4 17 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 17 (8.54%) Manufacturing
5 12 (6.03%) Banking
6 4 (2.01%) Games
7 3 (1.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 63 (31.66%) Developer
2 38 (19.10%) Analyst
3 32 (16.08%) Architect
3 32 (16.08%) Project Manager
4 28 (14.07%) Business Analyst
5 22 (11.06%) .NET Developer
6 17 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
9 12 (6.03%) Digital Project Manager
10 11 (5.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Service Manager
11 10 (5.03%) Technical Architect
11 10 (5.03%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 10 (5.03%) Hybris Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Agile Project Manager
12 9 (4.52%) Services Delivery Manager
13 7 (3.52%) Digital Architect
13 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.60%) .NET
2 35 (17.59%) HTML
3 32 (16.08%) ASP.NET
4 26 (13.07%) Web Services
5 25 (12.56%) Spring
6 21 (10.55%) CSS
7 20 (10.05%) XML
8 17 (8.54%) SOAP
9 15 (7.54%) jQuery
9 15 (7.54%) REST
10 13 (6.53%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.53%) Ajax
10 13 (6.53%) WCF
11 12 (6.03%) HTML5
12 11 (5.53%) J2EE
12 11 (5.53%) JSON
13 10 (5.03%) Hibernate
13 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (4.52%) JPA
15 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.54%) DTV
1 17 (8.54%) User Experience
2 10 (5.03%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.01%) iPad
5 2 (1.01%) Social Media
6 1 (0.50%) Open Source
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.50%) EPoS
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.53%) Linux
2 3 (1.51%) Android
3 2 (1.01%) Windows
3 2 (1.01%) Fedora
3 2 (1.01%) CentOS
3 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.50%) zOS
4 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.11%) Scrum
3 29 (14.57%) Project Management
4 25 (12.56%) SOA
4 25 (12.56%) MVC
4 25 (12.56%) TDD
4 25 (12.56%) Waterfall
5 22 (11.06%) BDD
6 21 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (9.55%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (9.55%) Programme Management
8 17 (8.54%) ITIL
9 16 (8.04%) B2C
10 13 (6.53%) UML
11 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.03%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.53%) OO
12 11 (5.53%) CRM
13 9 (4.52%) OOD
14 8 (4.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (31.16%) Java
2 32 (16.08%) C#
3 31 (15.58%) SQL
4 27 (13.57%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.03%) PHP
6 8 (4.02%) Ruby
7 5 (2.51%) Python
7 5 (2.51%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.01%) C++
9 3 (1.51%) Golang
10 2 (1.01%) ABAP
10 2 (1.01%) PHP5
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (3.52%) ISEB
2 4 (2.01%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.50%) Degree
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PMP
4 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) QA
2 7 (3.52%) SLA
3 3 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.01%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (17.59%) SAP
2 27 (13.57%) hybris
3 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.55%) Oracle
5 15 (7.54%) ATG
6 9 (4.52%) IBM
7 3 (1.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.51%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.01%) Cisco
8 2 (1.01%) Nokia
8 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.01%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.01%) F5
9 1 (0.50%) Demandware
9 1 (0.50%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.50%) Netezza
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
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