The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 38 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.69% 0.98% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.56% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.11% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £225 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £225 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% -14.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 192 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 78.03% 62.95% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 124 91
Average daily rate £370 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 40
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £10.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £40.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
E-Commerce
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E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) Sass
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Marketing
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) SEO
5 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) Adobe
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) Magento
5 4 (18.18%) WordPress
5 4 (18.18%) FMCG
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) UML

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (18.18%) WordPress
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Excel Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Classic ASP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.55%) User Experience Manager
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 5 (22.73%) Sass
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (9.09%) WinForms
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) Classic ASP
8 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Validation
1 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
1 4 (18.18%) SEO
1 4 (18.18%) CRM
1 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (18.18%) User Stories
2 3 (13.64%) UML
2 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Revenue Management
3 2 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) ATG
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP