Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 22 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 333 270 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.45% 5.54% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 6.81% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 132 186
East of England median daily rate £463 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.09% +7.65% -
10th Percentile £263 £301 £288
90th Percentile £609 £588 £700
England median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £92.65 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.11% +180.76% +24.53%
10th Percentile £16.25 £25.52 £31.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £169.78 £34.50
England median hourly rate £32.16 £25.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year +27.35% -24.63% +59.52%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the East of England

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the East of England

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the East of England

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the East of England

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -1 132 £495 +4.21% 4
Hertfordshire 0 113 £388 -16.67% 22
Cambridgeshire +7 98 £463 +43.41% 35
Essex -12 7 £513 +64.00% 5
Suffolk +10 1 £450 +44.00% 2
Norfolk -5 1 £425 - 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 160 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (25.83%) Retail
3 80 (24.02%) C#
4 77 (23.12%) TDD
5 58 (17.42%) .NET
6 57 (17.12%) Java
7 47 (14.11%) Node.js
8 40 (12.01%) HTML
9 39 (11.71%) CSS
10 37 (11.11%) Microservices
11 36 (10.81%) Linux
12 35 (10.51%) REST
12 35 (10.51%) Marketing
12 35 (10.51%) Docker
13 34 (10.21%) Web Services
14 32 (9.61%) Games
15 31 (9.31%) SOA
15 31 (9.31%) User Stories
16 30 (9.01%) DNA
16 30 (9.01%) Information Security
17 29 (8.71%) JIRA
18 27 (8.11%) SQL
18 27 (8.11%) JavaScript
18 27 (8.11%) User Experience
19 26 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
19 26 (7.81%) BDD
19 26 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (7.51%) Project Management
21 24 (7.21%) Oracle
21 24 (7.21%) SOAP

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (6.31%) Confluence
2 19 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.90%) Apache
4 10 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 10 (3.00%) CMS
4 10 (3.00%) Mule
4 10 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.80%) JBoss
5 6 (1.80%) nginx
6 5 (1.50%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.60%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.10%) Adobe After Effects
3 7 (2.10%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Magento
1 7 (2.10%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.90%) Google Analytics
3 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.30%) PaaS
5 8 (2.40%) SaaS
6 7 (2.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.80%) IaaS
7 6 (1.80%) npm
8 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.20%) Google App Engine
8 4 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.90%) Force.com
10 2 (0.60%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.30%) Office 365
11 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.50%) Internet
2 7 (2.10%) SAN
3 6 (1.80%) Firewall
3 6 (1.80%) Network Security
4 5 (1.50%) AMQP
5 4 (1.20%) IPsec
5 4 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.30%) HTTP
6 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.90%) MongoDB
1 13 (3.90%) MySQL
2 11 (3.30%) DB2
3 9 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.10%) DbVisualizer
4 7 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.80%) Big Data
5 6 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.30%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.30%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.30%) Power BI
8 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (8.71%) JIRA
2 20 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 14 (4.20%) Cucumber
3 14 (4.20%) WebDriver
4 13 (3.90%) JUnit
4 13 (3.90%) Selenium
4 13 (3.90%) TeamCity
5 12 (3.60%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.60%) Maven
6 11 (3.30%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.70%) Ant
7 9 (2.70%) JBehave
7 9 (2.70%) SoapUI
8 8 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.40%) Subversion
9 7 (2.10%) TestNG
10 6 (1.80%) NUnit
11 5 (1.50%) JMeter
11 5 (1.50%) Log4j
11 5 (1.50%) The Grinder
General
1 86 (25.83%) Retail
2 35 (10.51%) Marketing
3 32 (9.61%) Games
4 24 (7.21%) Finance
5 9 (2.70%) Advertising
6 5 (1.50%) Banking
7 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (29.43%) Developer
2 57 (17.12%) Analyst
3 49 (14.71%) Architect
4 32 (9.61%) Business Analyst
5 27 (8.11%) Consultant
6 25 (7.51%) Designer
7 22 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
8 21 (6.31%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.31%) C# Developer
9 20 (6.01%) Node.js Developer
10 19 (5.71%) E-Commerce Architect
11 17 (5.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 17 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (5.11%) Java Developer
12 16 (4.80%) Senior Developer
13 15 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (4.20%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
14 14 (4.20%) Project Manager
15 12 (3.60%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
16 11 (3.30%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (17.42%) .NET
2 47 (14.11%) Node.js
3 40 (12.01%) HTML
4 39 (11.71%) CSS
5 35 (10.51%) REST
6 34 (10.21%) Web Services
7 24 (7.21%) SOAP
8 21 (6.31%) J2EE
8 21 (6.31%) JSON
9 16 (4.80%) Middleware
10 14 (4.20%) Spring
10 14 (4.20%) XML
11 12 (3.60%) .NET Core
11 12 (3.60%) EJB
11 12 (3.60%) HTML5
12 10 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (3.00%) XHTML
13 9 (2.70%) Apache Camel
13 9 (2.70%) Kafka
14 8 (2.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.11%) User Experience
2 24 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.80%) RIA
4 6 (1.80%) Social Media
5 4 (1.20%) IVR
5 4 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.30%) Fintech
8 1 (0.30%) FMCG
8 1 (0.30%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.81%) Linux
2 16 (4.80%) Unix
3 11 (3.30%) Windows
4 9 (2.70%) AIX
4 9 (2.70%) Solaris
5 7 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.50%) HPUX
7 4 (1.20%) Android
7 4 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.20%) CentOS
8 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.12%) TDD
3 37 (11.11%) Microservices
4 31 (9.31%) SOA
4 31 (9.31%) User Stories
5 30 (9.01%) DNA
5 30 (9.01%) Information Security
6 26 (7.81%) BDD
6 26 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (7.51%) Project Management
8 23 (6.91%) Analytics
8 23 (6.91%) Test Automation
9 20 (6.01%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (6.01%) OO
9 20 (6.01%) Security Architecture
10 19 (5.71%) Pair Programming
11 18 (5.41%) ITIL
12 16 (4.80%) Data Integration
12 16 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (4.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (24.02%) C#
2 57 (17.12%) Java
3 27 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 27 (8.11%) SQL
4 20 (6.01%) Perl
5 16 (4.80%) Python
6 15 (4.50%) PHP
7 14 (4.20%) C++
8 12 (3.60%) Ruby
9 7 (2.10%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.80%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.50%) AWK
12 1 (0.30%) C
12 1 (0.30%) Clojure
12 1 (0.30%) Go
12 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) R
12 1 (0.30%) Scala
12 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (5.11%) CISSP
2 16 (4.80%) Degree
3 11 (3.30%) CISM
4 8 (2.40%) CISA
4 8 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.20%) ISEB
6 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.60%) GIAC
7 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.60%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.20%) SLA
2 10 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.70%) COBIT
3 9 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.70%) QA
4 7 (2.10%) GDPR
4 7 (2.10%) PMO
5 4 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) GAAP
System Software
1 35 (10.51%) Docker
2 5 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.20%) iptables
3 4 (1.20%) vCloud
3 4 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Grafana
1 5 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.20%) Ansible
2 4 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (7.21%) Oracle
2 21 (6.31%) Adobe
3 18 (5.41%) hybris
4 17 (5.11%) Google
5 14 (4.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.60%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.60%) IBM
7 11 (3.30%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.40%) VMware
9 7 (2.10%) NetApp
9 7 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.10%) Xerox
10 6 (1.80%) Demandware
11 5 (1.50%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.50%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.50%) New Relic
12 4 (1.20%) Cisco
12 4 (1.20%) PayPal
12 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.20%) Talend