The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 115 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 1.09% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.27% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 14
Median daily rate £305 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.22% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £313 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £600 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1809 2511 2406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.45% 85.44% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1429 1231
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 65
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.72 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Scotland

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Scotland

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh +9 6 £313 -30.55% 2
Glasgow 0 4 £294 -9.61% 2
West Lothian - 2 £343 -
E-Commerce
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) CMS
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (25.00%) Content Management
4 5 (25.00%) User Experience
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) SEO
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Handset
6 3 (15.00%) FatWire
6 3 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (15.00%) Pricing Data
6 3 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (15.00%) Data Entry
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (10.00%) CSS3
7 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) React
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (30.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
1 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) React
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) PowerMock
4 1 (5.00%) RESTEasy
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Handset
2 3 (15.00%) Pricing Data
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (20.00%) SEO
4 3 (15.00%) Data Entry
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) FatWire
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP