The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 29 March 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)
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Colchester 3.03% 6.25% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 6.67% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

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 Colchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Colchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 24 45 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 72.73% 93.75% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Median daily rate £425 £348 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -17.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £274 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 28 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Colchester region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (50.00%) Imperva
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) DMVPN

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Check Point Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ES6
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Imperva
1 1 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (50.00%) VMware