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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England / East of England
Rank 34 29 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 115 133 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.36% 5.48% 9.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 6.79% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 143
Median daily rate £515 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -7.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +4.43% -1.25%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1771 1959 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.56% 80.78% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1166 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Bedfordshire -3 39 £500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +21 38 £470 +21.29% 16
Hertfordshire -8 34 £525 +23.52% 17
Essex -11 4 £551 +52.06% 4
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 131 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (35.77%) TDD
3 67 (25.77%) Java
4 59 (22.69%) .NET
5 49 (18.85%) C#
5 49 (18.85%) Scrum
6 48 (18.46%) Retail
7 45 (17.31%) JavaScript
8 44 (16.92%) BDD
9 39 (15.00%) Linux
10 37 (14.23%) HTML
10 37 (14.23%) REST
10 37 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
11 34 (13.08%) XML
12 33 (12.69%) IaaS
13 30 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (10.77%) CSS
15 27 (10.38%) Git (software)
16 26 (10.00%) Finance
16 26 (10.00%) PHP
16 26 (10.00%) XSLT
17 25 (9.62%) Node.js
18 24 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (9.23%) SQL
19 23 (8.85%) CRM
20 22 (8.46%) Web Services
20 22 (8.46%) DNS
21 21 (8.08%) Relational Database
22 20 (7.69%) Docker
22 20 (7.69%) Kanban

E-Commerce
Top Related 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 13 (5.00%) WordPress
2 6 (2.31%) CMS
2 6 (2.31%) IIS
2 6 (2.31%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.15%) Apache
3 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.77%) Confluence
4 2 (0.77%) nginx
4 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) MS Office
2 5 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.31%) Magento
2 6 (2.31%) Shopify
3 4 (1.54%) Unica
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.38%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.23%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.69%) IaaS
3 20 (7.69%) PaaS
4 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.77%) Office 365
5 2 (0.77%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.77%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.38%) AdWords
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.46%) DNS
2 14 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.62%) HTTP
4 11 (4.23%) WAN
5 10 (3.85%) SSL
6 9 (3.46%) Internet
7 7 (2.69%) LAN
8 1 (0.38%) BGP
8 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.38%) NetScreen
8 1 (0.38%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.08%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.31%) MySQL
4 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.77%) DB2
8 2 (0.77%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (0.77%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.38%) Big Data
9 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) HBase
9 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.54%) JIRA
3 12 (4.62%) Moq
4 11 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 8 (3.08%) NUnit
6 8 (3.08%) Selenium
7 7 (2.69%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.69%) JUnit
8 6 (2.31%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.92%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.54%) FxCop
10 4 (1.54%) gulp
10 4 (1.54%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.54%) StyleCop
10 4 (1.54%) TestNG
11 3 (1.15%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.15%) JBehave
11 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (18.46%) Retail
2 26 (10.00%) Finance
3 11 (4.23%) Marketing
4 3 (1.15%) Banking
5 2 (0.77%) Games
5 2 (0.77%) Law
5 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (38.08%) Developer
2 44 (16.92%) Architect
3 32 (12.31%) Analyst
4 31 (11.92%) C# Developer
5 30 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 27 (10.38%) .NET Developer
7 24 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (7.69%) XML Developer
8 20 (7.69%) XML XSLT Developer
9 19 (7.31%) Business Analyst
9 19 (7.31%) E-Commerce Developer
10 18 (6.92%) E-Commerce Manager
10 18 (6.92%) Senior Developer
11 17 (6.54%) Agile Developer
11 17 (6.54%) AWS Architect
11 17 (6.54%) Programme Manager
12 15 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
13 14 (5.38%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
13 14 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.69%) .NET
2 37 (14.23%) HTML
2 37 (14.23%) REST
3 34 (13.08%) XML
4 28 (10.77%) CSS
5 26 (10.00%) XSLT
6 25 (9.62%) Node.js
7 22 (8.46%) Web Services
8 20 (7.69%) Spring
9 18 (6.92%) JSON
9 18 (6.92%) RESTful
10 17 (6.54%) J2EE
11 16 (6.15%) HTML5
12 15 (5.77%) CSS3
13 13 (5.00%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.62%) .NET Framework
15 11 (4.23%) ASP.NET
15 11 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (4.23%) jQuery
16 8 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.77%) iPad
2 13 (5.00%) User Experience
3 12 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.54%) Contactless
5 4 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.54%) EMV
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.77%) iSeries
7 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) AS400
8 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) EPoS
8 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.00%) Linux
2 11 (4.23%) Ubuntu
2 11 (4.23%) Windows
3 10 (3.85%) CoreOS
4 5 (1.92%) Android
5 4 (1.54%) Unix
6 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (35.77%) TDD
3 49 (18.85%) Scrum
4 44 (16.92%) BDD
5 30 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 24 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (8.85%) CRM
8 20 (7.69%) Kanban
9 17 (6.54%) High Availability
9 17 (6.54%) MVC
9 17 (6.54%) SOA
10 15 (5.77%) Microservices
10 15 (5.77%) OO
10 15 (5.77%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.38%) Migration
12 13 (5.00%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (5.00%) Project Management
13 12 (4.62%) Test Automation
14 11 (4.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 67 (25.77%) Java
2 49 (18.85%) C#
3 45 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 26 (10.00%) PHP
5 24 (9.23%) SQL
6 19 (7.31%) Python
7 10 (3.85%) Scala
8 7 (2.69%) C++
9 5 (1.92%) Perl
9 5 (1.92%) Ruby
10 4 (1.54%) VBScript
11 3 (1.15%) ES6
11 3 (1.15%) Go
11 3 (1.15%) Haskell
12 2 (0.77%) Lua
13 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.38%) Clojure
13 1 (0.38%) F#
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
13 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.31%) ISEB
2 5 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (0.38%) CCNP
3 1 (0.38%) CCSE
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.77%) QA
2 10 (3.85%) SDET
3 5 (1.92%) PMO
4 3 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (7.69%) Docker
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) Varnish
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) Packer
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (5.00%) hybris
1 13 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.23%) Adobe
2 11 (4.23%) Oracle
3 6 (2.31%) IBM
4 5 (1.92%) SAP
5 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.54%) Omniture
5 4 (1.54%) Optimizely
6 3 (1.15%) Zend
7 2 (0.77%) Pega
7 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.77%) Sun
7 2 (0.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Ariba
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix
8 1 (0.38%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) JDA
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