Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 116 71
Rank change year-on-year -24 -45 +23
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 92 324 528
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 2.21% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.53% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 207 365
Median daily rate £400 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.26% +3.64%
10th Percentile £304 £313 £300
90th Percentile £627 £638 £561
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £75.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.77% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year -10.26% -37.60% +98.41%

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 5,991 12,829 14,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.92% 87.47% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,487 7,723 8,522
Median daily rate £450 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.99% +4.28%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £613 £610 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 459 474
Median hourly rate £26.81 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +22.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £55.00 £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.91 £22.00
% change year-on-year +12.40% +13.23% -13.73%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the South East.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in the South East over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in the South East

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in the South East.

Hourly rate trend 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 28 May 2020. 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 -34 45 £400 -13.51% 8
Surrey +35 28 £325 -25.71% 5
Berkshire -32 23 £423 -1.74%
Buckinghamshire -4 17 £400 -30.43% 4
Hampshire +34 10 £394 -11.02% 6
East Sussex +23 6 £500 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +27 5 £400 -20.00% 4
Kent +27 3 £615 +38.98% 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (33.70%) Retail
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.39%) Project Management
4 16 (17.39%) JIRA
5 14 (15.22%) ERP
5 14 (15.22%) HTML
5 14 (15.22%) AWS
6 13 (14.13%) C#
6 13 (14.13%) SDLC
7 12 (13.04%) .NET
7 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (13.04%) Scrum
7 12 (13.04%) Confluence
8 10 (10.87%) Analytics
9 9 (9.78%) Docker
9 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.78%) CMS
9 9 (9.78%) CSS
10 8 (8.70%) SAP
10 8 (8.70%) SaaS
10 8 (8.70%) Amazon S3
10 8 (8.70%) Azure
10 8 (8.70%) RESTful
10 8 (8.70%) Time Management
10 8 (8.70%) Marketing
10 8 (8.70%) Mobile App
10 8 (8.70%) User Experience
10 8 (8.70%) React
10 8 (8.70%) AWS Lambda

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 12 (13.04%) Confluence
2 9 (9.78%) CMS
3 4 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.35%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) Headless CMS
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.09%) Drupal
6 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.09%) Kentico
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.61%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.17%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe XD
5 1 (1.09%) Figma
5 1 (1.09%) InVision
5 1 (1.09%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.17%) Shopify
2 1 (1.09%) BPCS
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) AWS
2 8 (8.70%) Amazon S3
2 8 (8.70%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (8.70%) Azure
2 8 (8.70%) SaaS
2 8 (8.70%) Serverless
3 5 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.43%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (3.26%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 3 (3.26%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (3.26%) Office 365
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon Cognito
6 2 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.09%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) 3G
1 2 (2.17%) 4G
1 2 (2.17%) 5G
1 2 (2.17%) Broadband
1 2 (2.17%) DNS
1 2 (2.17%) GPRS
1 2 (2.17%) LTE
1 2 (2.17%) UMTS
2 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.09%) MQTT
2 1 (1.09%) SSL
2 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) Big Data
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
2 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.09%) Power BI
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) JIRA
2 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.17%) Maven
3 2 (2.17%) Postman
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Balsamiq
4 1 (1.09%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Gradle
4 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.09%) jMock
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) kappa
4 1 (1.09%) Mocha
4 1 (1.09%) Mockito
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) Snyk
4 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (33.70%) Retail
2 8 (8.70%) Marketing
3 7 (7.61%) Finance
4 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Law
5 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.26%) Automotive
7 2 (2.17%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Back Office
8 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.96%) Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Applications Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Architect
6 6 (6.52%) Product Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce Support
8 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Web Manager
9 3 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) HTML
2 12 (13.04%) .NET
3 9 (9.78%) CSS
4 8 (8.70%) React
4 8 (8.70%) RESTful
5 7 (7.61%) Web Services
6 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.52%) HTML5
7 5 (5.43%) Node.js
7 5 (5.43%) REST
8 4 (4.35%) JSON
9 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.26%) Middleware
9 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.17%) React Native
10 2 (2.17%) SOAP
10 2 (2.17%) Vue.js
10 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Mobile App
1 8 (8.70%) User Experience
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) EPoS
3 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Android
1 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.39%) Project Management
3 14 (15.22%) ERP
4 13 (14.13%) SDLC
5 12 (13.04%) Scrum
6 10 (10.87%) Analytics
7 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.70%) Time Management
9 7 (7.61%) CRM
9 7 (7.61%) MVC
10 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.52%) Content Management
10 6 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.43%) Change Management
11 5 (5.43%) DevOps
11 5 (5.43%) Kanban
11 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.43%) Project Delivery
11 5 (5.43%) Requirements Gathering
11 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
2 13 (14.13%) C#
3 7 (7.61%) Java
3 7 (7.61%) SQL
4 4 (4.35%) Python
5 3 (3.26%) Java 8
5 3 (3.26%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (1.09%) C
7 1 (1.09%) ES6
7 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.09%) MCSA
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PMP
3 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) GDPR
2 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Terraform
2 4 (4.35%) Ansible
2 4 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) Consul
3 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) SAP
2 6 (6.52%) Adobe
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.26%) Tableau
5 2 (2.17%) Gigya
6 1 (1.09%) ATG
6 1 (1.09%) Databricks
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) hybris
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) Twitter