The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 84 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 60 59 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 2.47% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 3.29% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 39
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +24.52%
E-Commerce
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2579 1792 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.21% 75.17% 77.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 1097 960
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 74 134
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.45 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.78 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -2 20 £425 +41.66% 2
Warwickshire - 9 £450 - 4
Staffordshire -12 7 £338 -18.18% 7
Birmingham -22 7 £281 -19.64% 14
Worcestershire -1 4 £288 -14.81% 4
Solihull - 2 £268 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £400 -
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 43 (37.72%) Retail
2 34 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.18%) HTML
5 21 (18.42%) CSS
6 20 (17.54%) User Experience
7 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.04%) Project Management
9 15 (13.16%) .NET
9 15 (13.16%) Web Development
10 14 (12.28%) Scrum
11 13 (11.40%) Java
11 13 (11.40%) SQL
11 13 (11.40%) C#
12 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 11 (9.65%) PHP
14 10 (8.77%) JIRA
14 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
14 10 (8.77%) Finance
15 9 (7.89%) CSS3
16 8 (7.02%) Magento
16 8 (7.02%) Photoshop
17 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
17 7 (6.14%) B2C
17 7 (6.14%) MVC
17 7 (6.14%) HTML5
17 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
18 6 (5.26%) Taxonomies
18 6 (5.26%) jQuery
18 6 (5.26%) Information Architecture

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.39%) Liferay
2 4 (3.51%) WordPress
3 3 (2.63%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.75%) CMS
4 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.75%) Mule
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.63%) MS Project
4 3 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.75%) 3ds Max
5 2 (1.75%) Maya
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.88%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) DNS
1 3 (2.63%) Internet
1 3 (2.63%) Network Security
1 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.75%) HTTP
2 2 (1.75%) ICMP
2 2 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) DHCP
3 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) MySQL
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.75%) RethinkDB
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.88%) Power BI
5 1 (0.88%) QlikView
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) JIRA
2 4 (3.51%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.63%) Selenium
3 3 (2.63%) Subversion
4 2 (1.75%) GoCD
4 2 (1.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.88%) WinRunner
General
1 43 (37.72%) Retail
2 10 (8.77%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Billing
4 2 (1.75%) Games
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Analyst
3 17 (14.91%) Project Manager
4 14 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Designer
5 11 (9.65%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Senior Designer
7 8 (7.02%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Architect
9 6 (5.26%) Senior UI Designer
9 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) UI Designer
9 6 (5.26%) User Experience Architect
9 6 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Digital Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce Manager
10 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) UX Designer
11 4 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.18%) HTML
2 21 (18.42%) CSS
3 15 (13.16%) .NET
4 9 (7.89%) CSS3
5 7 (6.14%) HTML5
6 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.26%) jQuery
6 6 (5.26%) Web Services
7 4 (3.51%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.51%) Flash
7 4 (3.51%) XML
8 3 (2.63%) Node.js
8 3 (2.63%) React
8 3 (2.63%) REST
8 3 (2.63%) WinForms
9 2 (1.75%) Ajax
9 2 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.75%) SOAP
9 2 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) User Experience
2 6 (5.26%) Taxonomies
3 5 (4.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) EPoS
4 3 (2.63%) Clustering
4 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.63%) Replication
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.75%) Online Games
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Android
2 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.51%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.04%) Project Management
4 15 (13.16%) Web Development
5 14 (12.28%) Scrum
6 7 (6.14%) B2C
6 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
6 7 (6.14%) MVC
6 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.26%) High Availability
7 6 (5.26%) Information Architecture
7 6 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.39%) Front End Development
8 5 (4.39%) SDLC
8 5 (4.39%) TDD
8 5 (4.39%) Wireframes
9 4 (3.51%) Competitor Analysis
9 4 (3.51%) CRM
9 4 (3.51%) ERP
9 4 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.40%) C#
2 13 (11.40%) Java
2 13 (11.40%) SQL
3 11 (9.65%) PHP
4 3 (2.63%) Ruby
4 3 (2.63%) TypeScript
4 3 (2.63%) VB
4 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.75%) Python
5 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.75%) VB6
6 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.88%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Degree
1 5 (4.39%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.88%) APMP
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMP
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.75%) Packer
1 2 (1.75%) Rancher
1 2 (1.75%) Terraform
2 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.63%) SAP
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle
3 2 (1.75%) Splunk
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) Demandware
4 1 (0.88%) Epicor
4 1 (0.88%) Progress
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.88%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.88%) Zend
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