The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
England / North East
Rank 81 53 -
Rank change year-on-year -28 -  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.54% 2.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £425 £323 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.78% -  
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 742 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.62% 85.39% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 506 263
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the North East

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the North East

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -16 3 £490 +50.76% 9
Durham -13 1 £360 +17.55% 1
E-Commerce
England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Facebook
3 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) Social Media
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Ariba
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Finance

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Source to Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Ariba
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) WorldPay