Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 February 2018 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 East > Kent
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 45 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -28
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 24 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.54% 3.21% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 3.85% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 14
Kent median daily rate £343 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% +6.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £318 £303 £310
90th Percentile £429 £524 £350
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.00 £13.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +174.07% -51.79% +1.82%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 412 416 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 77.88% 83.37% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 299 356
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £262 £201 £196
90th Percentile £638 £538 £503
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £21.78 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.73% +11.67% -12.69%
10th Percentile £25.50 £9.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £40.71 £29.92 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Kent

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Kent

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Kent over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Kent

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Kent

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Maidstone +2 14 £338 -3.57% 1
West Malling - 4 £400 -
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 18 (75.00%) C#
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 17 (70.83%) AngularJS
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 16 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (66.67%) OWASP
3 16 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 16 (66.67%) MVVM
3 16 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 9 (37.50%) CMS
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) IIS
6 7 (29.17%) LINQ
6 7 (29.17%) ReSharper
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
6 7 (29.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (29.17%) Sitecore
7 3 (12.50%) RESTful
7 3 (12.50%) B2B

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (37.50%) CMS
2 8 (33.33%) IIS
3 7 (29.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 16 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Design Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) PhoneGap Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) AngularJS
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 16 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 16 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (66.67%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) LINQ
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (8.33%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
7 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) MVVM
2 16 (66.67%) OWASP
2 16 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 16 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) B2C
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Revenue Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Sitecore
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) BEA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) SAP