The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 30 April 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 2.60% 5.97% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 6.45% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £335 £465 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.95% +32.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +37.20% -21.81%  

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 62 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 84.42% 92.54% 89.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 48
Median daily rate £395 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +9.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £57.00 £42.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing E-Commerce in Gatwick.

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Gatwick

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (28.57%) OWASP
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) IIS

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Web Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Web Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Website Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) MVVM
3 2 (28.57%) OWASP
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Google