Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 14 August 2018 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)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 94 89
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5 -31
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 553 380 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.31% 2.38% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 2.83% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 265 322
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.92% +2.19%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £465 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +46.88% -46.67%
10th Percentile £20.23 £14.88 £12.50
90th Percentile £32.13 £35.13 £33.75
England median hourly rate £20.75 £30.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -31.97% +12.96% -18.18%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,290 13,413 15,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.56% 84.02% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,502 7,793 9,403
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £588 £569 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 485 555
South East median hourly rate £24.88 £19.66 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.53% -14.52% +2.22%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.56
% change year-on-year -8.51% -0.24% +8.86%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the South East over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in the South East over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Thames Valley +13 247 £425 - 81
Berkshire +18 153 £425 +3.03% 42
Surrey +13 132 £475 +18.75% 21
Hampshire +25 74 £425 -5.56% 38
Buckinghamshire +28 57 £450 +4.35% 15
West Sussex +24 56 £388 -6.06% 6
Oxfordshire -14 37 £415 -7.78% 24
Kent +4 22 £425 +21.43% 9
East Sussex +4 8 £475 +40.74% 13
M4 Corridor -1 6 - -
Middlesex - 6 £500 -
Sussex +2 1 £550 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 289 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (25.68%) JavaScript
3 117 (21.16%) Finance
4 111 (20.07%) Retail
5 105 (18.99%) .NET
6 102 (18.44%) C#
6 102 (18.44%) HTML
7 98 (17.72%) Scrum
8 90 (16.27%) CSS
9 89 (16.09%) TDD
10 80 (14.47%) Marketing
11 75 (13.56%) Java
12 70 (12.66%) Project Management
13 68 (12.30%) CMS
14 67 (12.12%) User Experience
15 66 (11.93%) SQL
16 64 (11.57%) SQL Server
17 56 (10.13%) JIRA
18 52 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 52 (9.40%) Oracle
19 51 (9.22%) .NET Framework
19 51 (9.22%) AngularJS
20 50 (9.04%) Mobile App
20 50 (9.04%) Waterfall
20 50 (9.04%) Microservices
21 49 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (8.68%) Git (software)
23 47 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
24 45 (8.14%) Web Services
25 44 (7.96%) ASP.NET

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 68 (12.30%) CMS
2 32 (5.79%) Confluence
3 23 (4.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 19 (3.44%) WordPress
5 14 (2.53%) IIS
6 12 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.81%) Drupal
7 10 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.45%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.08%) Kentico
9 6 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.54%) Apache
12 3 (0.54%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.54%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.45%) HipChat
3 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (6.33%) Magento
2 11 (1.99%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.90%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.72%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.54%) Shopify
6 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.36%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.99%) Google Analytics
4 8 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.72%) SaaS
6 4 (0.72%) Serverless
7 3 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.54%) npm
7 3 (0.54%) Office 365
8 2 (0.36%) BlueKai
8 2 (0.36%) CloudBees
8 2 (0.36%) GitHub
8 2 (0.36%) IaaS
8 2 (0.36%) PaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.61%) Internet
2 10 (1.81%) HTTP
3 2 (0.36%) DNS
3 2 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.18%) Firewall
4 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.18%) Network Security
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.34%) Big Data
3 18 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 17 (3.07%) MongoDB
5 16 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.35%) MySQL
7 12 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.08%) Endeca
11 5 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.72%) Redis
13 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.54%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.36%) DB2
14 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (10.13%) JIRA
2 48 (8.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (4.34%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.07%) Bitbucket
5 15 (2.71%) Selenium
6 14 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.17%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.99%) gulp
9 9 (1.63%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.45%) Maven
10 8 (1.45%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.45%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.27%) Subversion
12 6 (1.08%) JUnit
12 6 (1.08%) Protractor
13 5 (0.90%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 117 (21.16%) Finance
2 111 (20.07%) Retail
3 80 (14.47%) Marketing
4 15 (2.71%) Publishing
5 11 (1.99%) Banking
5 11 (1.99%) Legal
6 10 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.27%) Automotive
7 7 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.08%) Dutch Language
9 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.72%) Advertising
10 4 (0.72%) Back Office
10 4 (0.72%) Electronics
10 4 (0.72%) Games
10 4 (0.72%) German Language
10 4 (0.72%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.54%) French Language
11 3 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 173 (31.28%) Developer
2 77 (13.92%) Analyst
3 70 (12.66%) Project Manager
4 59 (10.67%) Architect
5 53 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 41 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 38 (6.87%) Designer
8 32 (5.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 31 (5.61%) Senior Developer
10 26 (4.70%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.70%) Magento Developer
11 24 (4.34%) Java Developer
12 23 (4.16%) E-Commerce Manager
13 21 (3.80%) Angular Developer
13 21 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.80%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 21 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
16 17 (3.07%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (18.99%) .NET
2 102 (18.44%) HTML
3 90 (16.27%) CSS
4 51 (9.22%) .NET Framework
4 51 (9.22%) AngularJS
5 45 (8.14%) Web Services
6 44 (7.96%) ASP.NET
7 41 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (7.23%) REST
9 36 (6.51%) HTML5
10 31 (5.61%) CSS3
11 28 (5.06%) .NET Core
11 28 (5.06%) Entity Framework
12 27 (4.88%) jQuery
13 25 (4.52%) Spring
14 24 (4.34%) React
15 23 (4.16%) Node.js
16 22 (3.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (3.62%) RESTful
17 20 (3.62%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.12%) User Experience
2 50 (9.04%) Mobile App
3 40 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.24%) iPad
5 16 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (1.81%) Public Cloud
7 10 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.08%) Social Media
8 6 (1.08%) Taxonomies
9 5 (0.90%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.54%) AS400
10 3 (0.54%) Fintech
10 3 (0.54%) NHS
11 2 (0.36%) PMI
11 2 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.71%) Linux
2 13 (2.35%) Windows
3 12 (2.17%) Android
4 10 (1.81%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.45%) Unix
6 5 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.36%) CentOS
7 2 (0.36%) DC/OS
7 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (17.72%) Scrum
3 89 (16.09%) TDD
4 70 (12.66%) Project Management
5 52 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (9.04%) Microservices
6 50 (9.04%) Waterfall
7 49 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (7.96%) MVC
9 43 (7.78%) Front End Development
10 42 (7.59%) DevOps
11 40 (7.23%) SDLC
12 39 (7.05%) Analytics
12 39 (7.05%) Test Automation
13 38 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (6.51%) Digital Marketing
15 35 (6.33%) Business Analysis
16 32 (5.79%) Software Engineering
16 32 (5.79%) Web Development
17 30 (5.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 142 (25.68%) JavaScript
2 102 (18.44%) C#
3 75 (13.56%) Java
4 66 (11.93%) SQL
5 40 (7.23%) PHP
6 17 (3.07%) Java 8
7 14 (2.53%) Python
8 11 (1.99%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.81%) Groovy
9 10 (1.81%) Ruby
10 8 (1.45%) Go
11 6 (1.08%) ES6
12 5 (0.90%) R
12 5 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.72%) VB
14 3 (0.54%) C
14 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.54%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (7.41%) Degree
2 19 (3.44%) PMP
3 14 (2.53%) ISTQB
3 14 (2.53%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.45%) ISEB
7 4 (0.72%) CISA
7 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.54%) CRISC
9 2 (0.36%) CISM
9 2 (0.36%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.87%) QA
2 10 (1.81%) PMO
3 8 (1.45%) GDPR
4 6 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.54%) GCP
6 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (6.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (4.88%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.72%) Puppet
4 3 (0.54%) SCCM
4 3 (0.54%) SCOM
4 3 (0.54%) WSUS
5 2 (0.36%) Ansible
5 2 (0.36%) Kibana
5 2 (0.36%) Packer
5 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.36%) Terraform
6 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 52 (9.40%) Oracle
2 39 (7.05%) SAP
3 38 (6.87%) hybris
3 38 (6.87%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.16%) Google
4 23 (4.16%) Sitecore
5 22 (3.98%) Atlassian
6 16 (2.89%) Adobe
7 12 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.63%) ATG
9 7 (1.27%) Demandware
9 7 (1.27%) HP
10 6 (1.08%) IBM
11 5 (0.90%) Ariba
11 5 (0.90%) Crazy Egg
11 5 (0.90%) Hotjar
11 5 (0.90%) Optimizely
12 4 (0.72%) Anite
12 4 (0.72%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.54%) Perforce