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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 86 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 56 57 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 2.41% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.16% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 44
Median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
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
2458 1806 1816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.96% 76.33% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1126 969
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 73 133
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 11 £400 +33.33% 3
Warwickshire - 10 £450 - 4
Staffordshire -6 8 £300 -13.04% 6
Birmingham -24 7 £294 -12.31% 19
Worcestershire -4 5 £300 +26.31% 2
Solihull - 2 £268 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £400 - 2
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (36.13%) Retail
2 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.73%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.69%) HTML
5 26 (21.85%) CSS
6 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (15.13%) SQL
7 18 (15.13%) .NET
8 17 (14.29%) Web Development
9 16 (13.45%) Java
9 16 (13.45%) User Experience
10 15 (12.61%) Project Management
10 15 (12.61%) Finance
11 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 14 (11.76%) C#
12 13 (10.92%) Scrum
13 11 (9.24%) MVC
13 11 (9.24%) PHP
13 11 (9.24%) jQuery
14 10 (8.40%) Business Analysis
14 10 (8.40%) Windows
14 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
15 9 (7.56%) High Availability
15 9 (7.56%) CSS3
16 8 (6.72%) CMS
16 8 (6.72%) WinForms
16 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET
16 8 (6.72%) VB.NET
17 7 (5.88%) XML
17 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2

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 8 (6.72%) CMS
2 5 (4.20%) Liferay
3 4 (3.36%) WordPress
4 3 (2.52%) IIS
4 3 (2.52%) MS Project Server
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.68%) JBoss
5 2 (1.68%) Mule
6 1 (0.84%) Apache
6 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) 3ds Max
4 2 (1.68%) Maya
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (1.68%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.84%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) DNS
2 4 (3.36%) HTTP
2 4 (3.36%) Internet
3 3 (2.52%) Network Security
3 3 (2.52%) SMTP
3 3 (2.52%) SSL
3 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.68%) ICMP
4 2 (1.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.84%) DHCP
5 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.20%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.84%) Power BI
5 1 (0.84%) QlikView
5 1 (0.84%) RethinkDB
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) JIRA
2 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.52%) Axure RP
3 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
3 3 (2.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.68%) GoCD
4 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.84%) Ant
5 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.84%) WinRunner
General
1 43 (36.13%) Retail
2 15 (12.61%) Finance
3 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.52%) Marketing
3 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.68%) Billing
4 2 (1.68%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (36.13%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.92%) Business Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Architect
8 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Designer
9 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) User Experience Architect
10 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce Manager
10 5 (4.20%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Digital Project Manager
11 4 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.36%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Designer
12 3 (2.52%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.69%) HTML
2 26 (21.85%) CSS
3 18 (15.13%) .NET
4 11 (9.24%) jQuery
5 9 (7.56%) CSS3
6 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET
6 8 (6.72%) WinForms
7 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.88%) HTML5
7 7 (5.88%) XML
8 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.20%) Flash
8 5 (4.20%) Spring
8 5 (4.20%) Web Services
9 4 (3.36%) Ajax
9 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (3.36%) J2EE
9 4 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (2.52%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) User Experience
2 6 (5.04%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.04%) Taxonomies
3 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.20%) EPoS
4 3 (2.52%) Clustering
4 3 (2.52%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.52%) Replication
5 2 (1.68%) iPad
5 2 (1.68%) Online Games
6 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Android
2 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.52%) Linux
3 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.68%) Unix
5 1 (0.84%) CentOS
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (14.29%) Web Development
4 15 (12.61%) Project Management
5 13 (10.92%) Scrum
6 11 (9.24%) MVC
7 10 (8.40%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.56%) High Availability
9 7 (5.88%) CRM
9 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.88%) TDD
10 6 (5.04%) Information Architecture
11 5 (4.20%) B2C
11 5 (4.20%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.20%) SDLC
11 5 (4.20%) SOA
11 5 (4.20%) UML
12 4 (3.36%) ERP
12 4 (3.36%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (3.36%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.73%) JavaScript
2 18 (15.13%) SQL
3 16 (13.45%) Java
4 14 (11.76%) C#
5 11 (9.24%) PHP
6 8 (6.72%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.36%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.52%) ActionScript
9 3 (2.52%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (2.52%) Ruby
9 3 (2.52%) VB
9 3 (2.52%) VBScript
10 2 (1.68%) Python
10 2 (1.68%) VB6
11 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.84%) Go
11 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.04%) ISEB
2 5 (4.20%) Degree
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.84%) APMP
4 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.68%) Packer
1 2 (1.68%) Terraform
2 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.84%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) SAP
4 2 (1.68%) ATG
4 2 (1.68%) hybris
4 2 (1.68%) Splunk
5 1 (0.84%) Adobe
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco
5 1 (0.84%) Demandware
5 1 (0.84%) Epicor
5 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.84%) VMware
5 1 (0.84%) webMethods
5 1 (0.84%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.84%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £180 - £230 per day
Posted: Yesterday