The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 27 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 47 40
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 18 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.45% 1.11% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 1.47% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 13
Median daily rate £359 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.76% +9.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £246 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £421 £408
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 £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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 282 339 362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 85.45% 75.17% 75.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 170 217
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Gloucestershire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Gloucestershire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Gloucestershire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheltenham - 16 £353 -
E-Commerce
South West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 12 (57.14%) IBM
1 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (42.86%) IBM Sterling
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Android
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Content Management
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
4 5 (23.81%) CMS
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.76%) GitHub

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (23.81%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
1 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Content Management
2 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (4.76%) SAP