The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 46 51 28
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.34% 0.23% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.29% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £556 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.61% +8.12%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 299 349 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 80.16% 80.60% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 233 131
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £723 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £22.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -38.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Sheffield

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Sheffield over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Sheffield

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Sheffield

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) jMock
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Go
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) DbUnit

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) jMock
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Mockito
1 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Go
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) VMware