The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 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)
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 68 41
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 151 128 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.09% 2.71% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 3.30% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 93 107
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £635 £554
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3126 3882 3112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 84.67% 82.12% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 8615 6429
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 176 284
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.63 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.33% -19.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.78 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £43.75 £45.00
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 the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the Midlands

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
East Midlands +1 83 £423 -3.97% 36
West Midlands +26 59 £358 -10.62% 50
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Midlands region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 121 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.97%) HTML
3 71 (27.20%) Retail
4 68 (26.05%) JavaScript
5 67 (25.67%) CSS
6 61 (23.37%) .NET
7 55 (21.07%) SQL
8 49 (18.77%) C#
9 46 (17.62%) Scrum
10 43 (16.48%) Web Development
11 38 (14.56%) TDD
12 37 (14.18%) Java
12 37 (14.18%) jQuery
13 35 (13.41%) MVC
14 34 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (12.64%) Front End Development
16 32 (12.26%) Git (software)
16 32 (12.26%) HTML5
17 31 (11.88%) Node.js
18 30 (11.49%) CSS3
19 28 (10.73%) Project Management
20 26 (9.96%) AngularJS
21 25 (9.58%) Linux
22 24 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
23 23 (8.81%) ASP.NET
24 22 (8.43%) PHP
24 22 (8.43%) Windows
24 22 (8.43%) WebSphere
25 21 (8.05%) Magento
25 21 (8.05%) hybris

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 22 (8.43%) WebSphere
2 13 (4.98%) JBoss
3 7 (2.68%) Confluence
4 5 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.92%) nginx
5 3 (1.15%) Apache
5 3 (1.15%) WordPress
6 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) InDesign
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (8.05%) Magento
2 8 (3.07%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.92%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.77%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.83%) IaaS
1 10 (3.83%) PaaS
2 6 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.77%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) HTTP
2 8 (3.07%) DNS
2 8 (3.07%) SSL
2 8 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.92%) Internet
4 3 (1.15%) SSH
5 2 (0.77%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) BGP
6 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.38%) Firewall
6 1 (0.38%) L2TP
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) MPLS
6 1 (0.38%) OSPF
6 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.13%) MySQL
2 15 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.98%) JIRA
3 12 (4.60%) Grunt
4 11 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.83%) Ant
5 10 (3.83%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.83%) Selenium
6 8 (3.07%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.68%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.68%) Subversion
8 6 (2.30%) Maven
9 5 (1.92%) JIRA Agile
9 5 (1.92%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.92%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.53%) Moq
10 4 (1.53%) NUnit
11 3 (1.15%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.15%) GitLab
11 3 (1.15%) Hudson
11 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (27.20%) Retail
2 21 (8.05%) Finance
3 16 (6.13%) Marketing
4 5 (1.92%) Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.15%) Games
7 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (45.21%) Developer
2 47 (18.01%) Analyst
3 31 (11.88%) .NET Developer
4 29 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 27 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (8.81%) Architect
7 22 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 22 (8.43%) Project Manager
8 19 (7.28%) Business Analyst
9 18 (6.90%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.51%) Java Developer
11 13 (4.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (4.98%) PHP Developer
12 12 (4.60%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 12 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.60%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (4.21%) E-Commerce Architect
13 11 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (27.97%) HTML
2 67 (25.67%) CSS
3 61 (23.37%) .NET
4 37 (14.18%) jQuery
5 32 (12.26%) HTML5
6 31 (11.88%) Node.js
7 30 (11.49%) CSS3
8 26 (9.96%) AngularJS
9 23 (8.81%) ASP.NET
10 18 (6.90%) JSON
11 17 (6.51%) J2EE
11 17 (6.51%) React
12 15 (5.75%) Ajax
12 15 (5.75%) REST
13 13 (4.98%) Angular 2
14 12 (4.60%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (4.60%) Web Services
15 11 (4.21%) Java EE
15 11 (4.21%) JSP
15 11 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.07%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.07%) User Experience
3 7 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.92%) iPad
4 5 (1.92%) Replication
5 4 (1.53%) EPoS
5 4 (1.53%) iPhone
5 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.15%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.77%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.77%) Life Science
7 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) Animation
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.58%) Linux
2 22 (8.43%) Windows
3 10 (3.83%) Ubuntu
4 8 (3.07%) CoreOS
5 5 (1.92%) CentOS
5 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.53%) Android
6 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (17.62%) Scrum
3 43 (16.48%) Web Development
4 38 (14.56%) TDD
5 35 (13.41%) MVC
6 33 (12.64%) Front End Development
7 28 (10.73%) Project Management
8 24 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (7.28%) Business Analysis
10 17 (6.51%) SDLC
11 15 (5.75%) OO
12 14 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.98%) Pair Programming
13 13 (4.98%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.60%) Analytics
14 12 (4.60%) BDD
14 12 (4.60%) OO PHP
14 12 (4.60%) Waterfall
15 11 (4.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (4.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.05%) JavaScript
2 55 (21.07%) SQL
3 49 (18.77%) C#
4 37 (14.18%) Java
5 22 (8.43%) PHP
6 13 (4.98%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.83%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.83%) Python
8 6 (2.30%) C
9 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.53%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.53%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.53%) VB
11 3 (1.15%) VB6
12 2 (0.77%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.38%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.07%) Degree
2 1 (0.38%) CCNA
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) PMO
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.07%) Ansible
1 8 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) Terraform
2 3 (1.15%) Webmin
Vendors
1 21 (8.05%) hybris
2 18 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.21%) Google
4 10 (3.83%) Oracle
5 9 (3.45%) SAP
6 6 (2.30%) Brio
6 6 (2.30%) Cognos
6 6 (2.30%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (2.30%) Omniture
7 5 (1.92%) Coremetrics
7 5 (1.92%) IBM
7 5 (1.92%) VMware
8 4 (1.53%) ATG
8 4 (1.53%) Demandware
8 4 (1.53%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.77%) Apple
9 2 (0.77%) NetApp
9 2 (0.77%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.77%) Tealium
9 2 (0.77%) Twitter
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