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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 52 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.55% 0.21% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.27% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 18
Median daily rate £354 £175 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +102.14% -58.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £175 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £175 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

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 256 366 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 79.50% 76.41% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 211 226
Median daily rate £350 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +1.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 - 3 £270 -
Gloucester -2 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £438 -
E-Commerce
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (52.17%) IBM
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) IBM Sterling
4 7 (30.43%) JIRA
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Android
5 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) CMS
5 6 (26.09%) Content Management
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Retail
7 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Smoke Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Multichannel Retail
9 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) QA
9 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Analytics
10 1 (4.35%) Docker
10 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
10 1 (4.35%) .NET Core

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 6 (26.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) AdWords
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Manager
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
4 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Web Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Search Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
1 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (30.43%) Manual Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
3 6 (26.09%) Content Management
3 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Smoke Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
5 3 (13.04%) Multichannel Retail
6 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) IBM
2 9 (39.13%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (4.35%) Google