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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 83 49
Rank change year-on-year -18 -34  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 167 227 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.16% 2.55% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.10% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 164 241
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.60 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% -10.00%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7312 7631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.00% 82.07% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14382 16214 15490
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 743 806 614
Median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £55.00 £47.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 46 £425 - 15
Oxfordshire -1 30 £450 +19.20% 5
Surrey +10 23 £413 +14.98% 34
West Sussex -14 22 £463 +6.93% 4
Hampshire +3 20 £450 +12.50% 21
Buckinghamshire -33 13 £425 +6.25% 7
Kent -2 9 £340 -9.33% 5
East Sussex -6 2 £338 +12.50% 2
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (21.12%) JavaScript
2 79 (21.12%) Retail
3 76 (20.32%) HTML
4 74 (19.79%) Scrum
5 70 (18.72%) Finance
6 62 (16.58%) CSS
6 62 (16.58%) TDD
7 59 (15.78%) Java
8 54 (14.44%) Web Services
9 52 (13.90%) AngularJS
10 50 (13.37%) Marketing
11 46 (12.30%) C#
12 43 (11.50%) .NET
13 41 (10.96%) Linux
14 38 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (10.16%) Git (software)
15 37 (9.89%) SQL Server
16 36 (9.63%) Windows
17 34 (9.09%) Test Automation
17 34 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (8.82%) JSON
18 33 (8.82%) Oracle
19 32 (8.56%) SQL
20 30 (8.02%) XML
20 30 (8.02%) Windows Server
21 29 (7.75%) User Experience
21 29 (7.75%) MVC
21 29 (7.75%) Degree
22 28 (7.49%) Analytical Skills

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 27 (7.22%) CMS
2 19 (5.08%) JBoss
3 15 (4.01%) IIS
4 12 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (3.21%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.67%) Apache
7 9 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.41%) Drupal
8 8 (2.14%) Confluence
9 7 (1.87%) ATG Dynamo
9 7 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.60%) SAS
11 4 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.80%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.53%) Kentico
14 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (4.55%) Magento
2 4 (1.07%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.80%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.53%) BASE24
4 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.27%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.87%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (1.07%) IaaS
4 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.07%) PaaS
5 3 (0.80%) CloudSense
5 3 (0.80%) Office 365
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.53%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.53%) GitHub
6 2 (0.53%) Google Checkout
7 1 (0.27%) Taleo
7 1 (0.27%) Trello
7 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.94%) SSL
2 8 (2.14%) Internet
3 6 (1.60%) Intranet
4 5 (1.34%) Extranet
4 5 (1.34%) LAN
5 4 (1.07%) WAN
6 3 (0.80%) Firewall
6 3 (0.80%) MPLS
7 2 (0.53%) BGP
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.53%) DNS
7 2 (0.53%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.53%) HTTP
7 2 (0.53%) NX-OS
7 2 (0.53%) TACACS
7 2 (0.53%) Telepresence
7 2 (0.53%) VoIP
7 2 (0.53%) VPN
7 2 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.28%) MySQL
2 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (3.48%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.34%) Big Data
6 5 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.80%) Endeca
8 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 38 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.88%) JIRA
3 18 (4.81%) Maven
4 16 (4.28%) Selenium
5 13 (3.48%) Ant
5 13 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.48%) Subversion
6 9 (2.41%) ReSharper
7 8 (2.14%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.87%) HP UFT
8 7 (1.87%) Log4j
9 6 (1.60%) Dreamweaver
9 6 (1.60%) Gradle
9 6 (1.60%) LoadRunner
9 6 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (1.60%) Protractor
9 6 (1.60%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.34%) Bower
10 5 (1.34%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.34%) Mocha
General
1 79 (21.12%) Retail
2 70 (18.72%) Finance
3 50 (13.37%) Marketing
4 27 (7.22%) Telecoms
5 21 (5.61%) Banking
6 11 (2.94%) Publishing
7 6 (1.60%) Legal
8 5 (1.34%) Advertising
8 5 (1.34%) Games
9 4 (1.07%) Electronics
9 4 (1.07%) French Language
9 4 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.07%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.80%) Automotive
10 3 (0.80%) German Language
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
11 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (32.62%) Developer
2 72 (19.25%) Analyst
3 42 (11.23%) Business Analyst
4 39 (10.43%) Project Manager
5 31 (8.29%) .NET Developer
6 30 (8.02%) Architect
7 27 (7.22%) C# Developer
8 26 (6.95%) E-Commerce Manager
9 24 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (6.15%) E-Commerce Developer
11 22 (5.88%) Java Developer
12 21 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (5.35%) Senior Developer
14 19 (5.08%) IT Analyst
14 19 (5.08%) Node.js Developer
15 17 (4.55%) Agile Developer
15 17 (4.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
15 17 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (4.28%) AWS Developer
16 16 (4.28%) E-Commerce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.32%) HTML
2 62 (16.58%) CSS
3 54 (14.44%) Web Services
4 52 (13.90%) AngularJS
5 43 (11.50%) .NET
6 33 (8.82%) JSON
7 30 (8.02%) XML
8 25 (6.68%) jQuery
9 23 (6.15%) Node.js
9 23 (6.15%) Spring
10 22 (5.88%) REST
11 20 (5.35%) Sass
12 17 (4.55%) .NET Framework
12 17 (4.55%) HTML5
13 16 (4.28%) CSS3
13 16 (4.28%) J2EE
13 16 (4.28%) RESTful
14 14 (3.74%) SOAP
14 14 (3.74%) Spring Boot
15 13 (3.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.75%) User Experience
2 28 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 8 (2.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.14%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.14%) Social Media
5 7 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.07%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.80%) EFT
7 3 (0.80%) EFTPOS
7 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.80%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.53%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.53%) IVR
8 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.53%) Photography
8 2 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.96%) Linux
2 36 (9.63%) Windows
3 30 (8.02%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.34%) Android
6 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.07%) Unix
7 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (19.79%) Scrum
3 62 (16.58%) TDD
4 38 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 29 (7.75%) MVC
7 27 (7.22%) Analytics
8 26 (6.95%) Project Management
9 25 (6.68%) CRM
9 25 (6.68%) Pair Programming
9 25 (6.68%) SOA
10 24 (6.42%) ERP
10 24 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 22 (5.88%) Microservices
12 21 (5.61%) Web Development
13 19 (5.08%) Business Analysis
13 19 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (4.81%) BDD
14 18 (4.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 79 (21.12%) JavaScript
2 59 (15.78%) Java
3 46 (12.30%) C#
4 32 (8.56%) SQL
5 27 (7.22%) PHP
6 8 (2.14%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.60%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.80%) ES6
8 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.80%) Python
8 3 (0.80%) Scala
8 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.27%) C
9 1 (0.27%) C++
9 1 (0.27%) Korn
9 1 (0.27%) Ruby
9 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (7.75%) Degree
2 9 (2.41%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.60%) ISEB
4 5 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.94%) QA
2 9 (2.41%) PMO
3 5 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.80%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.53%) GDPR
5 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.67%) Terraform
2 6 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.80%) Puppet
4 2 (0.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.53%) Netcool
5 1 (0.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (8.82%) Oracle
2 20 (5.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.74%) Adobe
3 14 (3.74%) hybris
3 14 (3.74%) SAP
3 14 (3.74%) VMware
4 13 (3.48%) Citrix
5 12 (3.21%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.94%) ATG
7 9 (2.41%) HP
8 8 (2.14%) Demandware
9 7 (1.87%) Google
9 7 (1.87%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.60%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.34%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.07%) Infor
12 4 (1.07%) PayPal
12 4 (1.07%) Pega
13 3 (0.80%) WorldPay
Ascot, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
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Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
AMS contingency
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