Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 82 100
Rank change year-on-year +19 +18 -23
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.27% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.64% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
South Wales median daily rate £425 £444 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.23% +61.36% -30.38%
Wales median daily rate £525 £444 £299
% change year-on-year +18.31% +48.54% -23.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 789 933 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.76% 83.68% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 670 815
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £220 £233
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +11.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.45 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in South Wales

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in South Wales

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in South Wales

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in South Wales

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cardiff 0 8 £425 -1.45% 1
Newport +16 1 £125 -68.75%
E-Commerce
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) SEO
6 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
6 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) GDPR
7 1 (8.33%) Multichannel Retail
7 1 (8.33%) PSD2
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) REST

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Local Government
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory