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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 65 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 57 85 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.42% 3.63% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 4.81% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £302 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
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
1754 1766 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.45% 75.37% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 927 590
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 137 61
Average hourly rate £26.50 £34.32 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.78% -9.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 24 £350 - 11
Staffordshire +3 17 £354 -4.39% 3
Coventry +13 10 £300 -7.69% 2
Worcestershire - 2 £238 - 1
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 51 (37.50%) .NET
2 37 (27.21%) Retail
3 35 (25.74%) CSS
4 30 (22.06%) HTML
5 29 (21.32%) SQL Server
6 26 (19.12%) C#
7 23 (16.91%) SQL
8 21 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 20 (14.71%) Web Services
10 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
10 19 (13.97%) Finance
11 18 (13.24%) ASP.NET
12 17 (12.50%) MVC
13 16 (11.76%) Content Management
13 16 (11.76%) Degree
13 16 (11.76%) MySQL
14 14 (10.29%) PHP
14 14 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (9.56%) User Experience
15 13 (9.56%) Analytics
15 13 (9.56%) jQuery
15 13 (9.56%) Asset Management
15 13 (9.56%) Marketing
15 13 (9.56%) Photoshop
15 13 (9.56%) Middleware
16 12 (8.82%) Management Information System
16 12 (8.82%) .NET Framework
16 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.35%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) WordPress
3 3 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.47%) IIS
4 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.74%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) Mule
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.74%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.35%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.21%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.47%) MS Office
5 2 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Magento
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.47%) Joyent
2 2 (1.47%) IaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) VPN
1 4 (2.94%) Firewall
2 3 (2.21%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) Extranet
2 3 (2.21%) OSPF
2 3 (2.21%) BGP
2 3 (2.21%) DNS
2 3 (2.21%) Junos
3 2 (1.47%) Network Security
3 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.47%) SSL
3 2 (1.47%) SAN
3 2 (1.47%) LAN
3 2 (1.47%) WAN
3 2 (1.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) MPLS
4 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.76%) MySQL
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.74%) MOLAP
8 1 (0.74%) ROLAP
8 1 (0.74%) HOLAP
8 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Moq
2 2 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (1.47%) NUnit
2 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.74%) XMLUnit
3 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.74%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.74%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (27.21%) Retail
2 19 (13.97%) Finance
3 13 (9.56%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Games
5 4 (2.94%) Banking
6 2 (1.47%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Electronics
6 2 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (32.35%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Analyst
2 22 (16.18%) Architect
3 21 (15.44%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 16 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.62%) PHP Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Tester
8 6 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.68%) Digital Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Magento Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Development Team Leader
10 4 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.50%) .NET
2 35 (25.74%) CSS
3 30 (22.06%) HTML
4 20 (14.71%) Web Services
5 18 (13.24%) ASP.NET
6 13 (9.56%) Middleware
6 13 (9.56%) jQuery
7 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (8.82%) HTML5
7 12 (8.82%) .NET Framework
8 11 (8.09%) CSS3
9 10 (7.35%) SOAP
10 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (5.15%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (5.15%) Entity Framework
11 7 (5.15%) WCF
12 6 (4.41%) XML
12 6 (4.41%) REST
13 4 (2.94%) JSON
13 4 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.56%) User Experience
3 12 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.15%) EPoS
5 6 (4.41%) Clustering
5 6 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.41%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.74%) EMV
9 1 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 4 (2.94%) Android
3 4 (2.94%) UNIX
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.50%) MVC
3 16 (11.76%) Content Management
4 14 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.56%) Asset Management
5 13 (9.56%) Analytics
6 12 (8.82%) SDLC
7 11 (8.09%) Web Design
8 10 (7.35%) SEO
8 10 (7.35%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.35%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.35%) Pay per click
9 9 (6.62%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (6.62%) Online Marketing
9 9 (6.62%) Information Architecture
9 9 (6.62%) Project Management
9 9 (6.62%) Dashboard Development
10 8 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (5.88%) CRM
10 8 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.12%) C#
2 23 (16.91%) SQL
3 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.29%) PHP
5 8 (5.88%) Java
6 5 (3.68%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.94%) Ruby
8 3 (2.21%) Perl
9 2 (1.47%) VBScript
9 2 (1.47%) Tcl
10 1 (0.74%) Lingo
10 1 (0.74%) PHP5
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) CCNP
2 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.21%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (2.21%) PMP
2 3 (2.21%) CCSA
3 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Puppet
1 2 (1.47%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.74%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.62%) Oracle
3 7 (5.15%) Adobe
3 7 (5.15%) Google
4 5 (3.68%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.68%) Cisco
5 4 (2.94%) IBM
5 4 (2.94%) Symbian
5 4 (2.94%) Akamai
6 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.21%) Citrix
6 3 (2.21%) Juniper
6 3 (2.21%) VMware
7 2 (1.47%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.47%) Omniture
7 2 (1.47%) EMC
7 2 (1.47%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.47%) hybris
7 2 (1.47%) Remedy
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