The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 32 22 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.03% 3.73% 8.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 4.69% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 47
Median daily rate £450 £384 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.26% -4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 523 469 614
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.23% 79.49% 80.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 343 407
Median daily rate £465 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.04% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Oxfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Oxfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Oxfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Oxford +8 18 £450 +20.00% 3
Thame - 2 £281 -
Witney - 2 £350 -
Abingdon - 1 £310 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
E-Commerce
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) HTML
3 24 (44.44%) JSON
4 23 (42.59%) Web Services
5 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.04%) Scrum
7 19 (35.19%) CSS
8 17 (31.48%) PHP
8 17 (31.48%) Java
9 15 (27.78%) Sass
10 14 (25.93%) TDD
11 13 (24.07%) Spring
11 13 (24.07%) RESTful
11 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (24.07%) Node.js
11 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
12 12 (22.22%) SOAP
13 11 (20.37%) JBoss
13 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
13 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
13 11 (20.37%) CSS3
13 11 (20.37%) Magento
13 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
13 11 (20.37%) Spring Boot
14 10 (18.52%) API Development
14 10 (18.52%) LESS
14 10 (18.52%) Microservices
14 10 (18.52%) Terraform
14 10 (18.52%) Dropwizard
14 10 (18.52%) Open Source

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (20.37%) JBoss
1 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Drupal
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (7.41%) Mockito
3 2 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Mocha
4 1 (1.85%) Protractor
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.52%) Publishing
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) E-Commerce Developer
3 14 (25.93%) AWS Developer
4 13 (24.07%) Node.js Developer
5 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
6 10 (18.52%) Agile Developer
6 10 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (12.96%) HTML Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
8 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
8 6 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
9 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce Support
9 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.00%) HTML
2 24 (44.44%) JSON
3 23 (42.59%) Web Services
4 19 (35.19%) CSS
5 15 (27.78%) Sass
6 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
6 13 (24.07%) Node.js
6 13 (24.07%) RESTful
6 13 (24.07%) Spring
7 12 (22.22%) SOAP
8 11 (20.37%) CSS3
8 11 (20.37%) Spring Boot
9 10 (18.52%) Dropwizard
9 10 (18.52%) LESS
10 5 (9.26%) Spring Security
11 4 (7.41%) WireMock
12 2 (3.70%) HTML5
12 2 (3.70%) jQuery
13 1 (1.85%) PhoneGap
13 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Scrum
3 14 (25.93%) TDD
4 11 (20.37%) Pair Programming
4 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
5 10 (18.52%) API Development
5 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.52%) Kanban
5 10 (18.52%) Microservices
5 10 (18.52%) Open Source
5 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 10 (18.52%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.96%) Application Performance Management
7 7 (12.96%) Performance Management
8 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 6 (11.11%) Time Management
9 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 17 (31.48%) Java
2 17 (31.48%) PHP
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Infor
2 1 (1.85%) CODA
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) PayPal
2 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com