Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 68 71
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3 +20
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 110 154 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.96% 2.71% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.40% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 129 143
South West median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £309 £325 £311
90th Percentile £525 £575 £525
England median daily rate £463 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South West median hourly rate - £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.78% -
England median hourly rate £32.16 £27.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +19.09% -19.40% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4561 4534 5245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2876 3058 3555
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £259 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 267 258
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.01
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in the South West

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

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

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -42 46 £425 -12.82% 13
Somerset +11 28 £408 +11.64% 8
Wiltshire +2 17 £450 - 6
Devon +1 8 £463 +23.33% 5
Gloucestershire +23 5 £431 +11.29% 2
Dorset -13 3 £391 -2.80% 3
E-Commerce
England

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 West region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (42.73%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.09%) Test Automation
4 31 (28.18%) CSS
4 31 (28.18%) DevOps
5 29 (26.36%) HTML
5 29 (26.36%) TDD
6 28 (25.45%) Java
7 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
7 26 (23.64%) Jenkins
8 24 (21.82%) QA
9 23 (20.91%) Selenium
10 22 (20.00%) Web Development
10 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (20.00%) .NET
11 21 (19.09%) hybris
11 21 (19.09%) Gradle
12 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (18.18%) Maven
12 20 (18.18%) MVC
13 19 (17.27%) C#
13 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET
13 19 (17.27%) Ant
13 19 (17.27%) Cucumber
13 19 (17.27%) GitHub
13 19 (17.27%) Node.js
14 18 (16.36%) User Stories
14 18 (16.36%) iPad
15 17 (15.45%) BDD
16 16 (14.55%) Spring

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 5 (4.55%) Mule
3 4 (3.64%) Apache
3 4 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.64%) CMS
3 4 (3.64%) nginx
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
4 3 (2.73%) JBoss
4 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.73%) WordPress
5 2 (1.82%) Confluence
5 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.91%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.91%) InDesign
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Magento
2 6 (5.45%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.82%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.91%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.91%) Primavera
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (17.27%) GitHub
3 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Algolia
5 1 (0.91%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.91%) npm
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.91%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) SMS
2 4 (3.64%) Firewall
2 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (2.73%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (0.91%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.27%) MySQL
4 6 (5.45%) Big Data
5 4 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.91%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
1 26 (23.64%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.91%) Selenium
3 21 (19.09%) Gradle
4 20 (18.18%) Maven
5 19 (17.27%) Ant
5 19 (17.27%) Cucumber
6 13 (11.82%) TeamCity
7 12 (10.91%) Bitbucket
8 7 (6.36%) JMeter
9 6 (5.45%) SoapUI
10 5 (4.55%) Cobertura
11 4 (3.64%) Codeception
11 4 (3.64%) Grunt
11 4 (3.64%) JIRA
11 4 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (2.73%) JUnit
12 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (2.73%) webpack
13 2 (1.82%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (10.00%) Retail
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 7 (6.36%) Back Office
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 3 (2.73%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (40.00%) Developer
2 13 (11.82%) Analyst
2 13 (11.82%) Senior Developer
3 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
4 8 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.27%) Hybris Developer
5 7 (6.36%) Architect
5 7 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Consultant
6 6 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (5.45%) Technical Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Tester
7 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.18%) CSS
2 29 (26.36%) HTML
3 22 (20.00%) .NET
4 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET
4 19 (17.27%) Node.js
5 16 (14.55%) Spring
6 15 (13.64%) SOAP
7 14 (12.73%) React
7 14 (12.73%) REST
8 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (9.09%) jQuery
11 9 (8.18%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.18%) Web Services
12 7 (6.36%) RESTful
13 5 (4.55%) JSON
13 5 (4.55%) Redux
14 4 (3.64%) Ember.js
14 4 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (3.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) iPad
2 9 (8.18%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.36%) Blog
3 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.36%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.36%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.82%) RIA
5 2 (1.82%) Social Media
5 2 (1.82%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.91%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.91%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.45%) Linux
2 4 (3.64%) Unix
3 3 (2.73%) Android
3 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.73%) Solaris
3 3 (2.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.09%) Test Automation
3 31 (28.18%) DevOps
4 29 (26.36%) TDD
5 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (20.00%) Web Development
6 20 (18.18%) MVC
7 18 (16.36%) User Stories
8 17 (15.45%) BDD
9 15 (13.64%) Scrum
10 9 (8.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.18%) Microservices
10 9 (8.18%) Project Management
11 8 (7.27%) API Development
11 8 (7.27%) B2C
11 8 (7.27%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (7.27%) CQRS
11 8 (7.27%) High Availability
11 8 (7.27%) Kanban
11 8 (7.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (42.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (25.45%) Java
3 19 (17.27%) C#
4 11 (10.00%) Ruby
5 10 (9.09%) SQL
6 8 (7.27%) Groovy
6 8 (7.27%) Python
6 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.36%) PHP
8 4 (3.64%) C++
8 4 (3.64%) Scala
9 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.73%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.82%) ES6
10 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.82%) Degree
1 2 (1.82%) ISEB
1 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Docker
2 4 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.73%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.18%) Ansible
2 9 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (4.55%) Puppet
5 1 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.91%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) hybris
2 10 (9.09%) ATG
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) BEA
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco
4 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.73%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.73%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.82%) Zend
6 1 (0.91%) Adobe
6 1 (0.91%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.91%) VMware