The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 73 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 20.45% 15.84% 12.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.60% 19.62% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 42
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

E-Commerce is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 323 260 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.48% 80.75% 86.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 178 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £45.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Luton +1 57 £500 -4.76% 9
E-Commerce
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.17%) Retail
3 23 (20.00%) SOA
3 23 (20.00%) User Stories
4 22 (19.13%) Microservices
4 22 (19.13%) C#
5 18 (15.65%) CRM
5 18 (15.65%) hybris
6 17 (14.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (14.78%) REST
7 16 (13.91%) Java
8 15 (13.04%) SOAP
8 15 (13.04%) Migration
8 15 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.17%) Information Security
9 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
10 13 (11.30%) C++
10 13 (11.30%) Finance
11 11 (9.57%) Scrum
11 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (9.57%) Content Management
11 11 (9.57%) Marketing
12 10 (8.70%) CMS
12 10 (8.70%) B2C
13 9 (7.83%) B2B
13 9 (7.83%) CISSP
13 9 (7.83%) Change Management
13 9 (7.83%) Use Case
13 9 (7.83%) Asset Management

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (8.70%) CMS
2 6 (5.22%) Confluence
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) SAP Hybris
1 8 (6.96%) Unica
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.87%) Data Workbench
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.83%) IaaS
2 9 (7.83%) SaaS
3 6 (5.22%) Silverpop
4 4 (3.48%) PaaS
5 3 (2.61%) Office 365
6 2 (1.74%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) WAN
2 5 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (2.61%) Network Security
4 2 (1.74%) LAN
5 1 (0.87%) AMQP
5 1 (0.87%) Firewall
5 1 (0.87%) HTTP
5 1 (0.87%) Intranet
5 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.61%) Big Data
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) JIRA
2 7 (6.09%) SpecFlow
3 6 (5.22%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.74%) JUnit
5 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.74%) TestNG
6 1 (0.87%) Ant
6 1 (0.87%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.87%) JBehave
6 1 (0.87%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.87%) Subversion
6 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (32.17%) Retail
2 13 (11.30%) Finance
3 11 (9.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Back Office
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (34.78%) Architect
2 24 (20.87%) Analyst
3 20 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (16.52%) Business Analyst
5 16 (13.91%) Developer
6 15 (13.04%) Designer
6 15 (13.04%) E-Commerce Architect
6 15 (13.04%) Senior Designer
7 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 11 (9.57%) Consultant
8 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Technical Architect
10 8 (6.96%) Integration Architect
10 8 (6.96%) Security Consultant
11 6 (5.22%) Digital Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
12 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.78%) REST
2 15 (13.04%) SOAP
3 8 (6.96%) JMS
3 8 (6.96%) JPA
3 8 (6.96%) Web Services
4 6 (5.22%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.22%) EJB
4 6 (5.22%) Java EE
4 6 (5.22%) JDBC
4 6 (5.22%) Servlets
5 5 (4.35%) HTML
5 5 (4.35%) Middleware
6 4 (3.48%) .NET
6 4 (3.48%) RESTful
7 3 (2.61%) CSS
7 3 (2.61%) jQuery
7 3 (2.61%) LESS
7 3 (2.61%) Sass
7 3 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.74%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.61%) Social Media
5 1 (0.87%) Animation
5 1 (0.87%) CMDB
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.87%) EPoS
5 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.87%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.35%) Linux
1 5 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.87%) Android
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.00%) SOA
2 23 (20.00%) User Stories
3 22 (19.13%) Microservices
4 18 (15.65%) CRM
5 17 (14.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 15 (13.04%) Migration
7 14 (12.17%) Information Security
8 11 (9.57%) Content Management
8 11 (9.57%) Scrum
8 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.70%) B2C
10 9 (7.83%) Asset Management
10 9 (7.83%) B2B
10 9 (7.83%) Change Management
10 9 (7.83%) Data Integration
10 9 (7.83%) Use Case
11 8 (6.96%) Data Architecture
11 8 (6.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) C#
2 16 (13.91%) Java
3 13 (11.30%) C++
4 6 (5.22%) SQL
5 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.61%) Python
6 3 (2.61%) Ruby
7 2 (1.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) CISSP
2 5 (4.35%) Degree
3 4 (3.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.74%) CISA
4 2 (1.74%) CISM
4 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) COBIT
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.61%) PMO
4 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) hybris
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.96%) IBM
3 8 (6.96%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.96%) SAP
4 6 (5.22%) Pega
5 3 (2.61%) Oracle
5 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.87%) Adobe
6 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
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