The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.53% 29.03% 14.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 37.50% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Average daily rate
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£330 £330 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £185 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £330 £339
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 63.16% 77.42% 68.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 33
Average daily rate £320 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
4 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) AccuRev
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) SEO
6 2 (20.00%) Games
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Hybris Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (20.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SEO
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft