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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 85 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 58 62 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.77% 2.52% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.30% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 31
Median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £33.25 £18.88
% change year-on-year
-35.33% +76.15%
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
2642 1880 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.52% 76.48% 76.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1566 1121 1021
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 87 133
Median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 22 £413 +37.50% 4
Staffordshire -9 11 £425 +1.19% 1
Birmingham -17 8 £305 -17.00% 11
Warwickshire - 7 £450 - 2
Solihull -5 2 £268 -17.69% 2
Worcestershire -1 1 £375 +11.11% 2
Herefordshire - 1 £400 -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 47 (43.52%) Retail
2 34 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 21 (19.44%) User Experience
5 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (16.67%) HTML
6 16 (14.81%) Scrum
7 15 (13.89%) Project Management
8 14 (12.96%) CSS
8 14 (12.96%) JIRA
9 12 (11.11%) .NET
10 11 (10.19%) Java
10 11 (10.19%) C#
11 10 (9.26%) PHP
11 10 (9.26%) SQL
11 10 (9.26%) MVC
12 9 (8.33%) Photoshop
12 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 9 (8.33%) Web Development
13 8 (7.41%) B2C
13 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
14 7 (6.48%) PRINCE2
14 7 (6.48%) Information Architecture
14 7 (6.48%) Magento
14 7 (6.48%) Test Scripting
15 6 (5.56%) Taxonomies
15 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
15 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
16 5 (4.63%) ERP
16 5 (4.63%) EPoS

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 (4.63%) Liferay
2 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.78%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.78%) WordPress
4 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.78%) MS Project
4 3 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.93%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.85%) GitHub
1 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) DNS
1 3 (2.78%) Network Security
1 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.85%) ICMP
2 2 (1.85%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.85%) RethinkDB
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Power BI
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.85%) GoCD
4 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) WinRunner
General
1 47 (43.52%) Retail
2 3 (2.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Billing
3 2 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Developer
2 20 (18.52%) Analyst
3 17 (15.74%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.04%) Business Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Designer
5 11 (10.19%) Architect
5 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Senior Designer
6 9 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Senior UI Designer
7 8 (7.41%) UI Designer
8 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce Manager
8 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 7 (6.48%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) User Experience Architect
9 6 (5.56%) UX Designer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior UX Designer
10 5 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.67%) HTML
2 14 (12.96%) CSS
3 12 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (4.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.63%) Web Services
5 4 (3.70%) CSS3
5 4 (3.70%) XML
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.78%) Flash
6 3 (2.78%) HTML5
6 3 (2.78%) Node.js
6 3 (2.78%) REST
7 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.85%) jQuery
7 2 (1.85%) JSON
7 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.85%) React
7 2 (1.85%) Spring
8 1 (0.93%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) User Experience
2 6 (5.56%) Taxonomies
3 5 (4.63%) EPoS
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Online Games
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.63%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Android
2 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) CentOS
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.81%) Scrum
4 15 (13.89%) Project Management
5 10 (9.26%) MVC
6 9 (8.33%) Web Development
7 8 (7.41%) B2C
8 7 (6.48%) Information Architecture
8 7 (6.48%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.48%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.63%) ERP
9 5 (4.63%) PRINCE
9 5 (4.63%) TDD
9 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.70%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.70%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (3.70%) CRM
10 4 (3.70%) Front End Development
10 4 (3.70%) User Stories
10 4 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (10.19%) C#
2 11 (10.19%) Java
3 10 (9.26%) PHP
3 10 (9.26%) SQL
4 3 (2.78%) Ruby
5 2 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) ISEB
2 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.85%) APMP
3 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Packer
1 2 (1.85%) Rancher
1 2 (1.85%) Terraform
2 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) hybris
3 3 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (1.85%) Splunk
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco
5 1 (0.93%) Demandware
5 1 (0.93%) Epicor
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle
5 1 (0.93%) Progress
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Zend
Staffordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £350.00 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6-12 months initial contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago