Period
to 1 December 2021

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 1 December 2021 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
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 109 29 134
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.22% 2.19% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 2.60% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 4 64
10th Percentile £345 £265 £325
25th Percentile £500 £288 £412
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £400 £500
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £640 £525 £606
90th Percentile £675 " £675
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.41 £59.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -51.85% - -
England median hourly rate £31.25 £30.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.30% +54.25% -3.61%

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 2,117 1,115 3,162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.05% 84.21% 83.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,238 662 1,938
10th Percentile £170 £220 £213
25th Percentile £325 £313 £349
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
75th Percentile £547 £524 £525
90th Percentile £625 £588 £600
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 114 187
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.44 £10.90
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate £15.63 £38.50 £17.80
Median % change year-on-year -59.42% +116.29% +1.71%
75th Percentile £36.88 £47.50 £46.88
90th Percentile £54.38 £50.00 £50.40
England median hourly rate £24.80 £27.00 £21.66
% change year-on-year -8.15% +24.65% +8.30%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the East of England

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the East of England

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the East of England.

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 1 December 2021. 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 +15 70 £600 +20.00% 19
Cambridgeshire - 19 £350 - 6
Bedfordshire -6 12 £525 +110.00% 1
Essex -20 6 £513 +70.83% 11
Norfolk - 2 - - 5
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, 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 41 (37.61%) Social Skills
2 38 (34.86%) Retail
3 35 (32.11%) Java
4 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (27.52%) DevOps
6 29 (26.61%) AWS
7 27 (24.77%) Jenkins
7 27 (24.77%) Terraform
8 26 (23.85%) Kubernetes
9 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
9 21 (19.27%) Docker
10 20 (18.35%) Infrastructure as Code
11 19 (17.43%) GCP
12 18 (16.51%) hybris
12 18 (16.51%) React
13 16 (14.68%) Microservices
13 16 (14.68%) Xerox
13 16 (14.68%) TypeScript
13 16 (14.68%) HTML
13 16 (14.68%) IBM Domino
14 15 (13.76%) Node.js
14 15 (13.76%) Presentation Skills
15 14 (12.84%) Decision-Making
15 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
15 14 (12.84%) OO
15 14 (12.84%) Python
16 13 (11.93%) CSS
16 13 (11.93%) Finance
17 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (11.01%) Change 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 16 (14.68%) IBM Domino
2 6 (5.50%) Confluence
3 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.67%) CMS
5 3 (2.75%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.83%) JBoss
7 1 (0.92%) Apache
7 1 (0.92%) CoreMedia CMS
7 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.92%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Magento
2 9 (8.26%) Shopify
3 4 (3.67%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.92%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (26.61%) AWS
2 19 (17.43%) GCP
3 12 (11.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (10.09%) SaaS
5 9 (8.26%) Apigee
6 7 (6.42%) Azure
7 6 (5.50%) Serverless
8 5 (4.59%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.67%) Kong
10 3 (2.75%) Google Analytics
10 3 (2.75%) Yarn
11 2 (1.83%) Attraqt
11 2 (1.83%) CloudTest
11 2 (1.83%) SpeedCurve
12 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.92%) Akamai
12 1 (0.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
12 1 (0.92%) Google Data Studio
12 1 (0.92%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Internet
1 3 (2.75%) Intranet
1 3 (2.75%) LAN
2 2 (1.83%) Extranet
2 2 (1.83%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) SAN
2 2 (1.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
3 1 (0.92%) FTP
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) DB2
2 4 (3.67%) BigQuery
2 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.75%) Cloud Spanner
3 3 (2.75%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.92%) Power BI
4 1 (0.92%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 27 (24.77%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.09%) webpack
4 10 (9.17%) JIRA
5 8 (7.34%) CircleCI
5 8 (7.34%) Cypress.io
5 8 (7.34%) ESLint
5 8 (7.34%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.83%) JMeter
6 2 (1.83%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.83%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.83%) WebPageTest
7 1 (0.92%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.92%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.92%) Maven
7 1 (0.92%) Postman
7 1 (0.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (37.61%) Social Skills
2 38 (34.86%) Retail
3 15 (13.76%) Presentation Skills
4 13 (11.93%) Finance
5 10 (9.17%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (4.59%) Documentation Skills
6 5 (4.59%) Marketing
7 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Banking
7 4 (3.67%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.83%) Automotive
8 2 (1.83%) Publishing
8 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Architect
2 19 (17.43%) Developer
3 15 (13.76%) E-Commerce Architect
4 14 (12.84%) React Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (10.09%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Analyst
7 8 (7.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (6.42%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Business Change Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Business Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Change Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Product Manager
10 4 (3.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) E-Commerce Manager
11 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 3 (2.75%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
11 3 (2.75%) Product Owner
11 3 (2.75%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) React
2 16 (14.68%) HTML
3 15 (13.76%) Node.js
4 13 (11.93%) CSS
5 11 (10.09%) Jest
5 11 (10.09%) Next.js
6 8 (7.34%) CSS3
6 8 (7.34%) HTML5
6 8 (7.34%) Redux
6 8 (7.34%) Sass
7 7 (6.42%) Spring
8 6 (5.50%) GraphQL
8 6 (5.50%) Spring Boot
9 5 (4.59%) OAuth
10 4 (3.67%) OAuth2
10 4 (3.67%) OpenID
11 3 (2.75%) Kafka
11 3 (2.75%) RESTful
12 2 (1.83%) EDI
12 2 (1.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) iPad
2 8 (7.34%) User Experience
3 7 (6.42%) Cloud Native
4 6 (5.50%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.83%) FMCG
7 2 (1.83%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (1.83%) Social Media
7 2 (1.83%) W3C
8 1 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Linux
2 3 (2.75%) Unix
3 2 (1.83%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.52%) DevOps
3 20 (18.35%) Infrastructure as Code
4 16 (14.68%) Microservices
5 14 (12.84%) Decision-Making
5 14 (12.84%) OO
6 12 (11.01%) Architectural Design
6 12 (11.01%) Change Management
6 12 (11.01%) Content Management
6 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (10.09%) Front End Development
8 10 (9.17%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (8.26%) SEO
9 9 (8.26%) Sprint Planning
9 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.26%) Time Management
9 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.34%) Regression Testing
10 8 (7.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) Java
2 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.68%) TypeScript
4 14 (12.84%) Python
5 11 (10.09%) ES6
6 10 (9.17%) PHP
7 9 (8.26%) C#
8 8 (7.34%) Go
9 3 (2.75%) SQL
10 2 (1.83%) AWK
10 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.92%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) Java 11
11 1 (0.92%) Java 8
11 1 (0.92%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.92%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) PMP
3 2 (1.83%) CISSP
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) Accessibility
2 5 (4.59%) PMO
3 2 (1.83%) GDPR
3 2 (1.83%) NIST
3 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (19.27%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (24.77%) Terraform
2 26 (23.85%) Kubernetes
3 8 (7.34%) Ansible
3 8 (7.34%) Puppet
4 5 (4.59%) Grafana
5 2 (1.83%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (16.51%) hybris
2 16 (14.68%) Xerox
3 8 (7.34%) Google
4 7 (6.42%) SAP
5 6 (5.50%) IBM
6 5 (4.59%) New Relic
6 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.67%) ForgeRock
7 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.67%) Okta
8 3 (2.75%) Adobe
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle
9 2 (1.83%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.83%) Apple
9 2 (1.83%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.83%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco
10 1 (0.92%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.92%) Sage
10 1 (0.92%) Splunk