The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 29 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 38 15
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 18 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.54% 2.97% 9.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 3.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 33
Median daily rate £488 £375 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -8.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £335 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +1.81% +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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 276 241 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 84.92% 79.54% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 775 1036
Median daily rate £488 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.90% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £13.80 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Oxford

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Oxford

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Oxford over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Oxford

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (48.39%) JSON
5 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 14 (45.16%) Web Services
6 13 (41.94%) PHP
7 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 11 (35.48%) Sass
8 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
8 9 (29.03%) Scrum
8 9 (29.03%) Java
9 8 (25.81%) CSS3
9 8 (25.81%) Magento
9 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 7 (22.58%) RESTful
10 7 (22.58%) Open Source
10 7 (22.58%) LESS
10 7 (22.58%) API Development
10 7 (22.58%) Terraform
10 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
10 7 (22.58%) SOAP
10 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
10 7 (22.58%) Spring
10 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 7 (22.58%) Web Development
10 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
10 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (19.35%) Drupal
1 6 (19.35%) JBoss
1 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Mockito
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Mocha
3 1 (3.23%) Protractor
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 6 (19.35%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (32.26%) E-Commerce Developer
4 9 (29.03%) AWS Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Developer
5 7 (22.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
6 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Web Applications Support
7 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
7 4 (12.90%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (12.90%) HTML Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce Support
8 3 (9.68%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Web Applications Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) JSON
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) Node.js
4 11 (35.48%) Sass
5 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 8 (25.81%) CSS3
7 7 (22.58%) LESS
7 7 (22.58%) RESTful
7 7 (22.58%) SOAP
7 7 (22.58%) Spring
8 5 (16.13%) Dropwizard
8 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
9 4 (12.90%) Spring Security
10 3 (9.68%) WireMock
11 2 (6.45%) HTML5
11 2 (6.45%) jQuery
12 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
12 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 7 (22.58%) API Development
5 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (22.58%) Kanban
5 7 (22.58%) Open Source
5 7 (22.58%) Pair Programming
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 5 (16.13%) Application Performance Management
6 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
6 5 (16.13%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Infor
2 1 (3.23%) PayPal
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com