The first table below looks at the demand for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Wales 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 56 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 13 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 1.88% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.92% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 1
Average daily rate £388 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.58% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 274 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.30% 64.47% 68.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 164 162
Average daily rate £388 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Wales

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales -11 10 £388 +121.42%
South Wales -19 5 £300 -24.05% 4
E-Commerce
UK

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 5 (22.73%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 5 (22.73%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) EDRMS
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
6 3 (13.64%) Scala
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (9.09%) Magento

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
1 5 (22.73%) Spring
1 5 (22.73%) Ajax
1 5 (22.73%) Spring MVC
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) Akka
4 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.55%) LINQ
5 1 (4.55%) Grails
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
5 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) TDD
2 5 (22.73%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (22.73%) BDD
2 5 (22.73%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) User Stories
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) GxP
2 1 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (4.55%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards