Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 155 156
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 35 19 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.70% 0.44% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.53% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 28
Scotland median daily rate £378 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.53% +46.15% -13.33%
10th Percentile £290 £288 £260
90th Percentile £538 £538 £507
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Scotland median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK median hourly rate £32.16 £24.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year +31.24% -26.87% +54.02%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 26 £450 -10.00% 1
Glasgow -10 6 £225 -29.41% 1
West Lothian - 2 £324 -
E-Commerce
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 9 (25.71%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) Banking
5 7 (20.00%) PKI
5 7 (20.00%) jQuery
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (20.00%) Adobe
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (20.00%) Linux
5 7 (20.00%) JBoss
5 7 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (20.00%) XSLT
5 7 (20.00%) LDAP
5 7 (20.00%) .NET
5 7 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) Unix
6 6 (17.14%) CSS
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix
6 6 (17.14%) Internet
6 6 (17.14%) SEO
6 6 (17.14%) Content Management
6 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
6 6 (17.14%) Java EE
6 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
6 6 (17.14%) F5

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 7 (20.00%) JBoss
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) CMS
5 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (8.57%) WordPress
6 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) IaaS
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) LDAP
3 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
3 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 6 (17.14%) NetScaler
4 5 (14.29%) Intranet
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 3 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (8.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.86%) Bower
3 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
3 1 (2.86%) Grunt
3 1 (2.86%) gulp
3 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Product Owner
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Designer
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) jQuery
2 7 (20.00%) SOAP
2 7 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) XSLT
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) Java EE
4 4 (11.43%) Ajax
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) EJB
5 3 (8.57%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) JPA
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 1 (2.86%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.86%) Sass
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) PKI
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) DataPower
3 3 (8.57%) iPad
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Social Media
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.71%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Content Management
2 6 (17.14%) SEO
3 5 (14.29%) Change Control
3 5 (14.29%) DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.29%) Web Development
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Product Management
4 4 (11.43%) Runbook
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) User Stories
5 3 (8.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Development
5 3 (8.57%) High Availability
5 3 (8.57%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (8.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) Citrix
2 6 (17.14%) F5
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) FatWire
4 3 (8.57%) Fortinet
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Imperva
5 2 (5.71%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) DataCash
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) Sitecore