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 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 29 17 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.29% 6.78% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 8.25% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 17
Median daily rate £475 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £404 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £530
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 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 219 194 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.21% 82.20% 87.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 154 234
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
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 Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Oxford

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) JSON
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) Magento
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Maven
6 5 (25.00%) JBoss
6 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (20.00%) Dropwizard
7 4 (20.00%) Microservices
7 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
7 4 (20.00%) SSL
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Publishing
7 4 (20.00%) Spring Security
8 3 (15.00%) JIRA
8 3 (15.00%) Node.js
8 3 (15.00%) WireMock
8 3 (15.00%) Mockito
9 2 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

E-Commerce
Top Related 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 5 (25.00%) JBoss
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Magento Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (30.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 4 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 2 (10.00%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) JSON
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) Dropwizard
5 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (20.00%) Spring Security
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) WireMock
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
8 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Kanban
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) PayPal
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com