Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -42 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 172 336 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.39% 6.49% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 7.69% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 190 131
East of England median daily rate £475 £466 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £263 £300
90th Percentile £606 £613 £588
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
East of England median hourly rate £10.44 £17.50 £92.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.36% -81.11% +180.76%
10th Percentile £9.69 £16.25 £25.52
90th Percentile £11.23 £18.75 £169.78
England median hourly rate £20.00 £32.16 £25.25
% change year-on-year -37.80% +27.35% -24.63%

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 4,296 4,372 4,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.68% 84.40% 83.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,544 2,512 2,324
East of England median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £240 £221
90th Percentile £588 £575 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 269 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.99 £30.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.05% -3.23% +29.84%
10th Percentile £12.53 £11.50 £12.93
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.20 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.17% +4.55%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Bedfordshire -5 68 £456 -8.75% 14
Hertfordshire -28 59 £494 +27.42% 22
Cambridgeshire -28 39 £500 +8.11% 9
Essex -17 5 £550 +7.32% 11
Norfolk +15 3 £400 -5.88% 2
East Anglia - 2 £950 - 5
Suffolk -7 1 £415 -7.78% 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (40.12%) Retail
3 46 (26.74%) Java
4 35 (20.35%) Web Services
5 31 (18.02%) REST
6 29 (16.86%) User Experience
7 27 (15.70%) Scrum
8 22 (12.79%) J2EE
9 19 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (11.05%) Finance
10 18 (10.47%) CSS
10 18 (10.47%) hybris
11 17 (9.88%) DevOps
11 17 (9.88%) HTML
11 17 (9.88%) Marketing
11 17 (9.88%) Mule
12 16 (9.30%) Test Automation
12 16 (9.30%) Analytics
13 15 (8.72%) JSON
13 15 (8.72%) SOAP
14 14 (8.14%) TDD
14 14 (8.14%) JIRA
14 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.14%) Microservices
14 14 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (7.56%) Waterfall
15 13 (7.56%) UML
15 13 (7.56%) SQL Server
15 13 (7.56%) Data Modelling
16 12 (6.98%) JavaScript

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 17 (9.88%) Mule
2 8 (4.65%) Confluence
3 5 (2.91%) CMS
4 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.74%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (1.74%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (1.74%) InVision
3 3 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.58%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (2.91%) Magento
3 4 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.16%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.91%) Silverpop
3 3 (1.74%) Office 365
3 3 (1.74%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Akamai
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) npm
5 1 (0.58%) Serverless
5 1 (0.58%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) DNS
2 5 (2.91%) LAN
2 5 (2.91%) VPN
3 3 (1.74%) SMS
4 2 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.58%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.58%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.65%) Big Data
4 6 (3.49%) MySQL
5 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.74%) Power BI
6 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Kudu
7 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.16%) Impala
7 2 (1.16%) OLTP
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (8.14%) JIRA
2 7 (4.07%) Axure RP
3 5 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.91%) JUnit
3 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.33%) Artifactory
4 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.74%) PowerDesigner
5 3 (1.74%) Subversion
5 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.58%) gulp
6 1 (0.58%) JBehave
6 1 (0.58%) JMeter
6 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.58%) Selenium
6 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (40.12%) Retail
2 19 (11.05%) Finance
3 17 (9.88%) Marketing
4 3 (1.74%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (26.74%) Developer
2 24 (13.95%) Architect
3 21 (12.21%) Designer
4 17 (9.88%) Analyst
5 15 (8.72%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.56%) Business Analyst
6 13 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.40%) UX Designer
8 10 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.23%) Integration Developer
10 8 (4.65%) E-Commerce Manager
11 6 (3.49%) E-Commerce Project Manager
12 5 (2.91%) Data Architect
12 5 (2.91%) IT Manager
12 5 (2.91%) Product Owner
12 5 (2.91%) Senior Designer
12 5 (2.91%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (2.91%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.35%) Web Services
2 31 (18.02%) REST
3 22 (12.79%) J2EE
4 18 (10.47%) CSS
5 17 (9.88%) HTML
6 15 (8.72%) JSON
6 15 (8.72%) SOAP
7 12 (6.98%) Spring
8 10 (5.81%) .NET
9 9 (5.23%) CSS3
9 9 (5.23%) HTML5
10 8 (4.65%) jQuery
11 7 (4.07%) JPA
11 7 (4.07%) Spring MVC
12 6 (3.49%) RESTful
13 5 (2.91%) JMS
13 5 (2.91%) Middleware
13 5 (2.91%) XML
14 4 (2.33%) Hibernate
14 4 (2.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.86%) User Experience
2 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.74%) Animation
6 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.74%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.74%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.74%) Social Media
7 2 (1.16%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 2 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.16%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.49%) Android
1 6 (3.49%) Apple iOS
1 6 (3.49%) Windows
2 5 (2.91%) Linux
3 3 (1.74%) Unix
4 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.70%) Scrum
3 17 (9.88%) DevOps
4 16 (9.30%) Analytics
4 16 (9.30%) Test Automation
5 14 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (8.14%) Microservices
5 14 (8.14%) TDD
6 13 (7.56%) Data Modelling
6 13 (7.56%) UML
6 13 (7.56%) Waterfall
7 12 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (6.40%) Kanban
9 10 (5.81%) Change Management
9 10 (5.81%) Content Management
9 10 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.23%) CRM
10 9 (5.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.74%) Java
2 12 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.40%) Java 8
4 8 (4.65%) C#
4 8 (4.65%) Python
4 8 (4.65%) SQL
5 6 (3.49%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.91%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.91%) Ruby
7 3 (1.74%) PHP
7 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.16%) Scala
8 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.58%) Java 9
9 1 (0.58%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) GIAC
3 1 (0.58%) GISP
3 1 (0.58%) OSCP
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.74%) QA
1 3 (1.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) COBIT
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.16%) HDFS
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Ansible
2 5 (2.91%) Terraform
3 2 (1.16%) Oozie
3 2 (1.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) Grafana
4 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (10.47%) hybris
2 11 (6.40%) SAP
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle
4 7 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.49%) Adobe
5 6 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (1.74%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (1.74%) Cisco
6 3 (1.74%) Perforce
6 3 (1.74%) Tableau
7 2 (1.16%) F5
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.16%) Omniture
7 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.16%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.58%) BT
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.58%) Splunk
8 1 (0.58%) Sun