The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 30 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.63% 2.35% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.82% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 12
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £497 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.77%
E-Commerce
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 284 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 81.22% 83.28% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 221 202
Median daily rate £383 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

E-Commerce
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) WebEx
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) BDD

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing