Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 33 31
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 199 286 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.02% 5.87% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 6.90% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 173 145
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £263 £309
90th Percentile £601 £605 £619
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £10.44 £17.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.36% -90.00% +430.30%
10th Percentile £9.69 £16.25 £162.50
90th Percentile £11.23 £18.75 £187.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £26.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year -27.10% -0.93% -19.40%

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 4,212 4,144 4,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.99% 85.07% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,439 2,405 2,379
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 267 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.80
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.70 £46.06
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.46% +1.58% +4.99%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -11 69 £494 +31.67% 28
Bedfordshire -4 68 £475 -5.00% 12
Cambridgeshire -9 60 £475 +5.56% 10
Essex +1 9 £500 -3.66% 8
Norfolk +23 5 £450 -5.26% 7
East Anglia - 2 £950 - 7
Suffolk - 1 £415 - 3
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.67%) Retail
3 57 (28.64%) Java
4 41 (20.60%) REST
5 39 (19.60%) Web Services
6 29 (14.57%) Scrum
7 27 (13.57%) Test Automation
8 26 (13.07%) J2EE
9 24 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (11.56%) User Experience
10 23 (11.56%) JSON
11 22 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (11.06%) Microservices
12 20 (10.05%) Mule
12 20 (10.05%) Finance
12 20 (10.05%) JavaScript
13 19 (9.55%) TDD
13 19 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.55%) DevOps
14 18 (9.05%) hybris
14 18 (9.05%) .NET
15 17 (8.54%) HTML
15 17 (8.54%) CSS
15 17 (8.54%) Spring
16 15 (7.54%) UML
16 15 (7.54%) Kanban
16 15 (7.54%) Java 8
17 14 (7.04%) Analytics
17 14 (7.04%) SOAP
17 14 (7.04%) Project Management

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 20 (10.05%) Mule
2 6 (3.02%) Apache
3 5 (2.51%) CMS
3 5 (2.51%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.01%) Confluence
4 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.51%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.51%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.51%) Commerce Server
6 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.50%) Luigi
7 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.50%) nginx
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.52%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.01%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.51%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.51%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (1.51%) InVision
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (5.03%) Magento
2 6 (3.02%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.01%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.51%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (1.01%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Akamai
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) npm
6 1 (0.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) Serverless
6 1 (0.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) HTTP
2 6 (3.02%) DNS
2 6 (3.02%) LAN
3 5 (2.51%) VPN
4 3 (1.51%) SSL
5 2 (1.01%) Firewall
5 2 (1.01%) WAN
6 1 (0.50%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) MySQL
2 9 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.52%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.02%) Big Data
4 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.01%) DB2
6 3 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.51%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.51%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.51%) Power BI
6 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Kudu
7 2 (1.01%) Impala
7 2 (1.01%) OLTP
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.52%) JIRA
2 6 (3.02%) Axure RP
3 5 (2.51%) JMeter
4 4 (2.01%) Artifactory
4 4 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.01%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.51%) Subversion
6 2 (1.01%) Mocha
6 2 (1.01%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (1.01%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.50%) gulp
7 1 (0.50%) JBehave
7 1 (0.50%) JUnit
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
7 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
General
1 67 (33.67%) Retail
2 20 (10.05%) Finance
3 10 (5.03%) Marketing
4 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.51%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (27.14%) Developer
2 25 (12.56%) Analyst
3 24 (12.06%) Architect
4 20 (10.05%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.55%) Project Manager
6 17 (8.54%) Designer
7 16 (8.04%) Business Analyst
8 14 (7.04%) Integration Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (5.03%) E-Commerce Manager
12 9 (4.52%) E-Commerce Project Manager
12 9 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.52%) UX Designer
13 6 (3.02%) Magento Developer
13 6 (3.02%) Senior Designer
13 6 (3.02%) Test Engineer
13 6 (3.02%) UI Designer
14 5 (2.51%) IT Project Manager
14 5 (2.51%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.60%) REST
2 39 (19.60%) Web Services
3 26 (13.07%) J2EE
4 23 (11.56%) JSON
5 18 (9.05%) .NET
6 17 (8.54%) CSS
6 17 (8.54%) HTML
6 17 (8.54%) Spring
7 14 (7.04%) SOAP
8 8 (4.02%) CSS3
8 8 (4.02%) HTML5
9 7 (3.52%) JPA
9 7 (3.52%) jQuery
9 7 (3.52%) Spring MVC
10 6 (3.02%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.02%) LAMP
10 6 (3.02%) XHTML
10 6 (3.02%) XML
11 5 (2.51%) JMS
11 5 (2.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.56%) User Experience
2 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.01%) Animation
6 3 (1.51%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.51%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.01%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.01%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.01%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.50%) Life Science
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.53%) Linux
2 7 (3.52%) Windows
3 5 (2.51%) Android
3 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.51%) Unix
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) SUSE
6 1 (0.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (14.57%) Scrum
3 27 (13.57%) Test Automation
4 22 (11.06%) Microservices
4 22 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (9.55%) DevOps
5 19 (9.55%) TDD
6 15 (7.54%) Kanban
6 15 (7.54%) UML
7 14 (7.04%) Analytics
7 14 (7.04%) MVC
7 14 (7.04%) Project Management
8 13 (6.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (6.53%) Waterfall
9 12 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (5.53%) Data Modelling
10 11 (5.53%) Line Management
10 11 (5.53%) User Stories
11 10 (5.03%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (28.64%) Java
2 20 (10.05%) JavaScript
3 15 (7.54%) Java 8
4 11 (5.53%) C#
5 9 (4.52%) Python
5 9 (4.52%) SQL
6 8 (4.02%) PHP
7 5 (2.51%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.51%) Ruby
7 5 (2.51%) Scala
8 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.50%) C++
10 1 (0.50%) Java 9
10 1 (0.50%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (4.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) ISEB
2 2 (1.01%) SANS
3 1 (0.50%) GIAC
3 1 (0.50%) GISP
3 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.50%) OSCP
3 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.50%) PMP
3 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) GDPR
1 5 (2.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) PMO
2 4 (2.01%) QA
3 3 (1.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.01%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.01%) HDFS
2 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.02%) Ansible
2 5 (2.51%) Terraform
3 2 (1.01%) Oozie
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Grafana
4 1 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (9.05%) hybris
2 9 (4.52%) Oracle
2 9 (4.52%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.02%) SAP
4 7 (3.52%) Adobe
5 6 (3.02%) Zend
6 5 (2.51%) IBM
6 5 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.51%) Workday
7 3 (1.51%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (1.51%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.51%) Perforce
7 3 (1.51%) Tableau
8 2 (1.01%) Cisco
8 2 (1.01%) F5
8 2 (1.01%) Omniture
8 2 (1.01%) Sun
9 1 (0.50%) Dell
9 1 (0.50%) HP
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk