Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 73 50
Rank change year-on-year +31 -23 -15
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 86 46 193
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.66% 2.11% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 2.56% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 122
10th Percentile £425 £363 £354
25th Percentile £469 £384 £421
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £431 £475
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% -9.21% -
75th Percentile £575 £489 £525
90th Percentile £675 £514 £599
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%

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 1,567 1,799 3,536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.98% 82.56% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,103 2,069
10th Percentile £163 £240 £285
25th Percentile £300 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £530 £525 £525
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 96 187
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.75 £10.94
25th Percentile £12.53 £15.38 £13.00
Median hourly rate £18.44 £21.57 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year -14.52% +25.04% -0.40%
75th Percentile £34.54 £47.63 £44.50
90th Percentile £50.50 £58.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +7.14%

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 14 June 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 14 June 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 +23 68 £550 +25.71% 9
Essex +23 7 £350 - 9
Cambridgeshire - 5 £463 - 11
Bedfordshire -6 4 £535 +25.88% 2
Norfolk +3 2 - - 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 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 42 (48.84%) Social Skills
2 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (44.19%) Java
4 31 (36.05%) IBM Domino
4 31 (36.05%) Xerox
5 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
5 29 (33.72%) Retail
6 27 (31.40%) Magento
7 24 (27.91%) Kubernetes
8 23 (26.74%) Docker
9 22 (25.58%) WebSphere
10 21 (24.42%) Jenkins
10 21 (24.42%) Terraform
11 20 (23.26%) AWS
12 19 (22.09%) JIRA
12 19 (22.09%) Python
13 18 (20.93%) Oracle
13 18 (20.93%) Time Management
13 18 (20.93%) hybris
13 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (19.77%) Node.js
14 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
14 17 (19.77%) DevOps
14 17 (19.77%) PHP
15 16 (18.60%) HTML
15 16 (18.60%) Microservices
15 16 (18.60%) TypeScript
16 15 (17.44%) GCP
16 15 (17.44%) Go
16 15 (17.44%) IBM

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 31 (36.05%) IBM Domino
2 22 (25.58%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.79%) Apache
3 11 (12.79%) CMS
4 9 (10.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.14%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (5.81%) Confluence
7 5 (5.81%) Headless CMS
8 3 (3.49%) MQSeries
8 3 (3.49%) nginx
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.16%) JBoss
10 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.81%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Magento
2 12 (13.95%) Shopify
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) AWS
2 15 (17.44%) GCP
3 14 (16.28%) Serverless
4 12 (13.95%) Azure
5 11 (12.79%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (8.14%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (6.98%) SaaS
8 3 (3.49%) Apigee
8 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (3.49%) iPaaS
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle CX
9 1 (1.16%) Attraqt
9 1 (1.16%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.16%) CloudTest
9 1 (1.16%) Datadog
9 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.16%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) HTTP
2 8 (9.30%) SSL
3 7 (8.14%) DNS
3 7 (8.14%) Firewall
3 7 (8.14%) FTP
3 7 (8.14%) SSH
4 2 (2.33%) Extranet
4 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) Intranet
4 2 (2.33%) LAN
4 2 (2.33%) SAN
4 2 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) MySQL
2 8 (9.30%) DB2
2 8 (9.30%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.16%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.09%) JIRA
3 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.14%) REST Assured
4 7 (8.14%) Selenium
5 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.81%) CircleCI
6 5 (5.81%) Travis CI
7 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.65%) Cypress.io
7 4 (4.65%) ESLint
7 4 (4.65%) Postman
7 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.65%) webpack
8 3 (3.49%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.33%) Maven
10 1 (1.16%) Grunt
10 1 (1.16%) JMeter
10 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 42 (48.84%) Social Skills
2 29 (33.72%) Retail
3 15 (17.44%) Organisational Skills
4 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.47%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (6.98%) Finance
6 5 (5.81%) Games
6 5 (5.81%) Marketing
7 3 (3.49%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (2.33%) Banking
8 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Developer
2 14 (16.28%) Architect
3 12 (13.95%) Tester
4 8 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Manual Tester
5 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce Manager
5 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce Tester
6 6 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.98%) React Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Information Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (3.49%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) Node.js
2 16 (18.60%) HTML
3 12 (13.95%) RESTful
4 10 (11.63%) CSS
4 10 (11.63%) Web Services
5 9 (10.47%) Spring
6 8 (9.30%) Kafka
7 7 (8.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (6.98%) Sass
8 6 (6.98%) Spring Boot
8 6 (6.98%) XML
9 5 (5.81%) CSS3
9 5 (5.81%) HTML5
9 5 (5.81%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.81%) Redux
10 4 (4.65%) Gherkin
10 4 (4.65%) GraphQL
10 4 (4.65%) Jest
10 4 (4.65%) Next.js
10 4 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.14%) Clustering
2 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (8.14%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.81%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.49%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.49%) W3C
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Animation
6 1 (1.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Unix
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (20.93%) Time Management
3 17 (19.77%) DevOps
4 16 (18.60%) Microservices
5 14 (16.28%) TDD
6 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.79%) Scrum
6 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
7 10 (11.63%) Content Management
7 10 (11.63%) System Testing
8 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (10.47%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (9.30%) Coaching
9 8 (9.30%) Project Management
9 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 7 (8.14%) Pair Programming
10 7 (8.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.19%) Java
2 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.09%) Python
4 17 (19.77%) PHP
5 16 (18.60%) TypeScript
6 15 (17.44%) Go
7 13 (15.12%) SQL
8 7 (8.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.98%) Java 8
10 5 (5.81%) C#
10 5 (5.81%) ES6
11 4 (4.65%) Scala
12 2 (2.33%) Groovy
12 2 (2.33%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.33%) Ruby
13 1 (1.16%) AWK
13 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Docker
2 7 (8.14%) Postfix
2 7 (8.14%) qmail
2 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (27.91%) Kubernetes
2 21 (24.42%) Terraform
3 6 (6.98%) Ansible
3 6 (6.98%) Puppet
4 2 (2.33%) Oozie
4 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) Consul
5 1 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.16%) Grafana
5 1 (1.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Xerox
2 18 (20.93%) hybris
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 15 (17.44%) IBM
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.30%) Dynatrace
5 8 (9.30%) New Relic
6 7 (8.14%) VMware
7 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.49%) Zend
8 2 (2.33%) Apple
8 2 (2.33%) Confluent
8 2 (2.33%) Google
9 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.16%) Databricks
9 1 (1.16%) Optimizely
9 1 (1.16%) SAP
9 1 (1.16%) Sitecore