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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 62 50 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 61 82 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.44% 3.17% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 4.38% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 31
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £400
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 £33.50 £18.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.48% -37.08%
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
1873 1872 1419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.86% 72.42% 68.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 984 740
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 131 60
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -0.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.87 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Staffordshire +9 27 £420 +31.25% 2
Birmingham -11 12 £368 -2.00% 10
Coventry +6 8 £345 - 4
Worcestershire +2 2 £338 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £338 -
Solihull - 1 £325 - 5
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 46 (34.85%) .NET
2 40 (30.30%) Retail
3 39 (29.55%) CSS
4 37 (28.03%) Finance
5 36 (27.27%) HTML
6 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 28 (21.21%) JavaScript
8 22 (16.67%) SQL
9 19 (14.39%) C#
9 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
10 18 (13.64%) HTML5
11 17 (12.88%) N-Tier
12 16 (12.12%) Project Management
13 15 (11.36%) Web Services
13 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (10.61%) Content Management
14 14 (10.61%) SOA
15 13 (9.85%) Degree
16 12 (9.09%) MVC
16 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
16 12 (9.09%) VB.NET
16 12 (9.09%) CSS3
16 12 (9.09%) User Experience
16 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (8.33%) Photoshop
17 11 (8.33%) Middleware
17 11 (8.33%) Marketing
17 11 (8.33%) QA
18 10 (7.58%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (6.06%) CMS
2 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.27%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.27%) WordPress
5 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.52%) IIS
5 2 (1.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.76%) Mule
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.76%) MS Office
6 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Magento
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.52%) Joyent
2 2 (1.52%) IaaS
2 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) VPN
1 4 (3.03%) Firewall
2 3 (2.27%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) Extranet
2 3 (2.27%) OSPF
2 3 (2.27%) BGP
2 3 (2.27%) Junos
3 2 (1.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.52%) DNS
3 2 (1.52%) SSL
3 2 (1.52%) SAN
3 2 (1.52%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) MPLS
4 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) VLAN
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) MySQL
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.76%) OLTP
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) HOLAP
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) ROLAP
7 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.52%) NUnit
1 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (1.52%) Moq
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.76%) NetBeans
General
1 40 (30.30%) Retail
2 37 (28.03%) Finance
3 11 (8.33%) Marketing
4 8 (6.06%) Games
5 6 (4.55%) Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.52%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Developer
2 20 (15.15%) Architect
3 18 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 16 (12.12%) Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Team Leader
6 12 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (5.30%) Web Developer
9 7 (5.30%) Software Development Team Leader
9 7 (5.30%) Software Team Leader
10 6 (4.55%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Technical Team Leader
11 5 (3.79%) Digital Architect
11 5 (3.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
12 4 (3.03%) Software Tester
12 4 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
12 4 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.85%) .NET
2 39 (29.55%) CSS
3 36 (27.27%) HTML
4 19 (14.39%) ASP.NET
5 18 (13.64%) HTML5
6 15 (11.36%) Web Services
7 12 (9.09%) CSS3
8 11 (8.33%) Middleware
9 10 (7.58%) WinForms
10 9 (6.82%) jQuery
11 8 (6.06%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.30%) XML
13 6 (4.55%) SOAP
14 5 (3.79%) WCF
14 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (3.03%) JSON
15 4 (3.03%) RESTful
15 4 (3.03%) Entity Framework
15 4 (3.03%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) N-Tier
2 12 (9.09%) User Experience
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 8 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.55%) EPoS
7 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.27%) Online Games
8 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.52%) Social Media
9 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.52%) Clustering
9 2 (1.52%) SCADA
9 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.76%) EMV
10 1 (0.76%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) Linux
3 4 (3.03%) Android
4 3 (2.27%) UNIX
4 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.12%) Project Management
2 15 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.61%) Content Management
3 14 (10.61%) SOA
4 12 (9.09%) MVC
4 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.58%) Web Development
6 9 (6.82%) CRM
6 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.82%) Line Management
6 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.82%) SDLC
7 8 (6.06%) Analytics
7 8 (6.06%) ERP
7 8 (6.06%) Web Design
7 8 (6.06%) Asset Management
7 8 (6.06%) SEO
7 8 (6.06%) Pay per click
7 8 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.30%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.21%) JavaScript
2 22 (16.67%) SQL
3 19 (14.39%) C#
4 12 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 10 (7.58%) Java
5 10 (7.58%) PHP
6 9 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.03%) VB
8 3 (2.27%) Perl
8 3 (2.27%) VB6
9 2 (1.52%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.52%) Tcl
9 2 (1.52%) VBScript
10 1 (0.76%) Lingo
10 1 (0.76%) PHP5
10 1 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (2.27%) CCNP
2 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (2.27%) CCSA
3 2 (1.52%) PMP
3 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Puppet
1 2 (1.52%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.30%) Adobe
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle
3 5 (3.79%) Cisco
3 5 (3.79%) hybris
4 4 (3.03%) Google
4 4 (3.03%) IBM
4 4 (3.03%) SAP
4 4 (3.03%) Symbian
5 3 (2.27%) Juniper
5 3 (2.27%) Lotus
5 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.27%) Demandware
5 3 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.52%) Pega
6 2 (1.52%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.52%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.52%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.52%) Remedy
6 2 (1.52%) ATG
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