The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 17 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 6 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.36% 7.83% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 12.00% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £185 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £330 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 75 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.50% 65.22% 66.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 71
Average daily rate £313 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £400 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.69 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% +58.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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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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
Stoke-on-Trent -3 4 £330 - 5
E-Commerce
West Midlands

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
3 6 (35.29%) N-Tier
4 5 (29.41%) WinForms
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Back Office
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) AccuRev
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Android
7 2 (11.76%) Document Management
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) hybris
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Back Office
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Hybris Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Development Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) WinForms
3 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) XHTML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) Flash
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Use Case
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) SEO
3 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
1 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) AccuRev
2 2 (11.76%) hybris
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft