Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 75 63
Rank change year-on-year -39 -12 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 346 459 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.06% 2.76% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.34% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 299 484
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £283 £277 £257
90th Percentile £538 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 15
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £18.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.67% -46.27% +94.20%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.50 £14.05
90th Percentile £38.75 £39.75 £35.25
England median hourly rate £32.16 £25.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year +27.35% -24.63% +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 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 13933 13731 15560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.79% 82.58% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8355 8291 9281
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 544 605
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Thames Valley -43 187 £438 +9.38% 37
Berkshire -32 96 £413 +4.76% 23
Buckinghamshire -17 64 £450 +20.00% 4
Surrey +15 58 £425 +18.06% 23
Kent +17 35 £345 -27.37% 2
West Sussex -30 31 £400 +3.23% 3
Oxfordshire -29 29 £450 +12.50% 10
Hampshire -4 26 £419 -6.94% 14
East Sussex -8 5 £363 -12.12% 4
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 156 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (28.32%) HTML
3 82 (23.70%) Scrum
4 81 (23.41%) CSS
5 74 (21.39%) TDD
5 74 (21.39%) Retail
6 73 (21.10%) JavaScript
7 71 (20.52%) Finance
8 60 (17.34%) Marketing
9 56 (16.18%) C#
9 56 (16.18%) .NET
10 55 (15.90%) Java
10 55 (15.90%) Web Services
11 52 (15.03%) Git (software)
12 50 (14.45%) AngularJS
13 48 (13.87%) Project Management
14 42 (12.14%) CMS
14 42 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (11.85%) MVC
15 41 (11.85%) SQL Server
16 40 (11.56%) PHP
17 38 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (10.40%) JIRA
19 35 (10.12%) Analytics
20 34 (9.83%) Telecoms
21 33 (9.54%) CRM
21 33 (9.54%) .NET Framework
22 32 (9.25%) Windows
22 32 (9.25%) SQL
23 31 (8.96%) Degree

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 42 (12.14%) CMS
2 21 (6.07%) IIS
3 17 (4.91%) Confluence
4 16 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (3.76%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.31%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.73%) Drupal
7 6 (1.73%) MS Project Server
7 6 (1.73%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.87%) JBoss
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.29%) Kentico
11 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (4.34%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.29%) InDesign
6 1 (0.29%) InVision
6 1 (0.29%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 19 (5.49%) Magento
2 10 (2.89%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.29%) Maximo
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.18%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.45%) Google Checkout
4 4 (1.16%) IaaS
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.16%) PaaS
5 3 (0.87%) BlazeMeter
5 3 (0.87%) npm
5 3 (0.87%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.58%) AdWords
6 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.58%) Slack
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.73%) HTTP
1 6 (1.73%) Internet
2 5 (1.45%) Firewall
3 4 (1.16%) LAN
4 3 (0.87%) VPN
4 3 (0.87%) WAN
5 2 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.58%) DNS
5 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.58%) Extranet
5 2 (0.58%) IPsec
5 2 (0.58%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.29%) MPLS
6 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.89%) MySQL
3 10 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.31%) Big Data
6 5 (1.45%) Endeca
7 3 (0.87%) Redis
8 2 (0.58%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.29%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) MS Access
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 52 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.40%) JIRA
3 24 (6.94%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.34%) ReSharper
5 12 (3.47%) Maven
6 9 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.31%) Ant
8 7 (2.02%) Dreamweaver
8 7 (2.02%) Selenium
8 7 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.73%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.73%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.45%) gulp
10 5 (1.45%) Hudson
10 5 (1.45%) Subversion
11 4 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.16%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.16%) JMeter
11 4 (1.16%) SonarQube
General
1 74 (21.39%) Retail
2 71 (20.52%) Finance
3 60 (17.34%) Marketing
4 34 (9.83%) Telecoms
5 26 (7.51%) Banking
6 14 (4.05%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.60%) Advertising
8 7 (2.02%) Electronics
9 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.73%) Publishing
10 5 (1.45%) Legal
11 4 (1.16%) Automotive
11 4 (1.16%) Back Office
11 4 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.16%) Games
12 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.87%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.29%) Law
13 1 (0.29%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 104 (30.06%) Developer
2 53 (15.32%) Analyst
3 47 (13.58%) Project Manager
4 40 (11.56%) Business Analyst
4 40 (11.56%) C# Developer
5 36 (10.40%) .NET Developer
6 33 (9.54%) Architect
7 31 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (5.78%) E-Commerce Manager
9 17 (4.91%) Java Developer
10 16 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (4.34%) Tester
12 14 (4.05%) E-Commerce Project Manager
12 14 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.76%) Designer
13 13 (3.76%) Digital Project Manager
14 12 (3.47%) Agile Developer
14 12 (3.47%) IT Analyst
15 11 (3.18%) Node.js Developer
15 11 (3.18%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (28.32%) HTML
2 81 (23.41%) CSS
3 56 (16.18%) .NET
4 55 (15.90%) Web Services
5 50 (14.45%) AngularJS
6 33 (9.54%) .NET Framework
7 27 (7.80%) Spring
8 25 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (6.65%) Backbone.js
11 22 (6.36%) jQuery
12 20 (5.78%) HTML5
13 18 (5.20%) J2EE
13 18 (5.20%) Sass
14 17 (4.91%) Node.js
15 15 (4.34%) Hibernate
16 14 (4.05%) LINQ
17 13 (3.76%) Ajax
17 13 (3.76%) JSTL
17 13 (3.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.65%) User Experience
2 21 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.78%) Social Media
4 19 (5.49%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.89%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.02%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.45%) Infotainment
9 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.45%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.16%) FMCG
11 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.87%) EPoS
11 3 (0.87%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.87%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.58%) Online Games
13 1 (0.29%) iSeries
13 1 (0.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.25%) Windows
2 26 (7.51%) Windows Server
3 18 (5.20%) Linux
4 10 (2.89%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.60%) Android
6 5 (1.45%) Unix
6 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.58%) AIX
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (45.09%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (23.70%) Scrum
3 74 (21.39%) TDD
4 48 (13.87%) Project Management
5 42 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (11.85%) MVC
7 38 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (10.12%) Analytics
9 33 (9.54%) CRM
10 31 (8.96%) Kanban
10 31 (8.96%) Test Automation
11 28 (8.09%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (7.51%) Web Development
13 25 (7.23%) Prototyping
13 25 (7.23%) User Stories
13 25 (7.23%) Wireframes
14 24 (6.94%) BDD
15 23 (6.65%) MVVM
15 23 (6.65%) OWASP
15 23 (6.65%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (21.10%) JavaScript
2 56 (16.18%) C#
3 55 (15.90%) Java
4 40 (11.56%) PHP
5 32 (9.25%) SQL
6 15 (4.34%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.31%) Ruby
8 6 (1.73%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.87%) Apple Swift
10 3 (0.87%) Scala
10 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.58%) C
11 2 (0.58%) HiveQL
11 2 (0.58%) Korn
12 1 (0.29%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.29%) Python
12 1 (0.29%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (8.96%) Degree
2 15 (4.34%) PMP
3 12 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.87%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CCSA
7 1 (0.29%) CCSE
7 1 (0.29%) CISA
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.36%) QA
2 7 (2.02%) PMO
3 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.87%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.16%) Docker
3 3 (0.87%) XenServer
4 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (2.02%) Terraform
2 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.16%) Puppet
3 2 (0.58%) Ansible
3 2 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.58%) Cacti
3 2 (0.58%) Nagios
3 2 (0.58%) Oozie
3 2 (0.58%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (0.29%) Grafana
4 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.29%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (5.78%) hybris
1 20 (5.78%) Oracle
2 17 (4.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.91%) SAP
3 16 (4.62%) Google
3 16 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.89%) Demandware
6 8 (2.31%) Citrix
6 8 (2.31%) HP
6 8 (2.31%) IBM
7 6 (1.73%) AppDynamics
7 6 (1.73%) Intershop
7 6 (1.73%) PayPal
7 6 (1.73%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.73%) VMware
8 5 (1.45%) Adobe
8 5 (1.45%) ATG
8 5 (1.45%) Coremetrics
9 4 (1.16%) Infor