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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England / West Midlands
Rank 77 65 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 47 52 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 2.16% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.67% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 16
Median daily rate £513 £360 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.36% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £548 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%

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
1892 1948 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.06% 81.10% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1064 909
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 63 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.09 £11.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -3 13 £513 +22.38% 17
Warwickshire +5 7 £361 +20.33% 11
Staffordshire -8 7 £346 +3.35% 4
Coventry -21 7 £210 - 3
Worcestershire - 5 £525 - 1
Herefordshire - 3 £343 -
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 44 (40.74%) Retail
2 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.37%) MVC
4 21 (19.44%) Scrum
5 20 (18.52%) JIRA
6 19 (17.59%) C#
6 19 (17.59%) .NET
7 16 (14.81%) HTML
7 16 (14.81%) hybris
8 15 (13.89%) User Experience
9 13 (12.04%) Photoshop
10 12 (11.11%) PHP
10 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 12 (11.11%) CSS
11 11 (10.19%) Web Development
11 11 (10.19%) MySQL
12 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
12 10 (9.26%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.33%) WebSphere
13 9 (8.33%) Project Management
13 9 (8.33%) CRM
13 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.33%) Information Management
13 9 (8.33%) Content Management
14 8 (7.41%) TDD
14 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (6.48%) BDD
15 7 (6.48%) OO
16 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API

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 9 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
2 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Magento
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.85%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.93%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) MySQL
2 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) JIRA
2 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.78%) Hudson
3 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.85%) GoCD
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.93%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.93%) Selenium
5 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (40.74%) Retail
2 5 (4.63%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Developer
2 19 (17.59%) Architect
3 18 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Analyst
5 14 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Project Manager
7 12 (11.11%) Business Analyst
7 12 (11.11%) Designer
7 12 (11.11%) Senior Designer
7 12 (11.11%) Senior UI Designer
7 12 (11.11%) UI Designer
8 9 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
8 9 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce Architect
9 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Scrum Master
11 5 (4.63%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.59%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) HTML
3 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 12 (11.11%) CSS
4 10 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.63%) Web Services
8 4 (3.70%) jQuery
8 4 (3.70%) XML
9 3 (2.78%) Ajax
9 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (2.78%) CSS3
9 3 (2.78%) HTML5
9 3 (2.78%) JSON
9 3 (2.78%) React
9 3 (2.78%) Velocity
10 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) User Experience
2 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.93%) Fintech
5 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Linux
2 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.93%) CentOS
4 1 (0.93%) Fedora
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) MVC
3 21 (19.44%) Scrum
4 11 (10.19%) Web Development
5 9 (8.33%) Content Management
5 9 (8.33%) CRM
5 9 (8.33%) Information Management
5 9 (8.33%) Project Management
5 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.41%) TDD
7 7 (6.48%) BDD
7 7 (6.48%) OO
8 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) ERP
9 5 (4.63%) Front End Development
9 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.70%) Business Transformation
10 4 (3.70%) Coaching
10 4 (3.70%) OO PHP
10 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (17.59%) C#
3 12 (11.11%) PHP
4 6 (5.56%) Java
4 6 (5.56%) SQL
5 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.78%) Korn
5 3 (2.78%) Perl
5 3 (2.78%) Python
5 3 (2.78%) Ruby
5 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.85%) Go
6 2 (1.85%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.85%) CEH
1 2 (1.85%) CISM
1 2 (1.85%) CISMP
1 2 (1.85%) CISSP
1 2 (1.85%) CRISC
1 2 (1.85%) ISEB
1 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) APMP
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) GPG13
1 2 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.85%) QA
1 2 (1.85%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Ansible
1 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.78%) Terraform
3 2 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) hybris
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.63%) Demandware
4 3 (2.78%) ATG
4 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.85%) Google
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Casewise
6 1 (0.93%) Mercator
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Zend
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