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 3 months to 25 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 West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 84 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 -31  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 43 53 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.60% 1.80% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.28% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 94
Median daily rate £400 £409 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% -0.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £346 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2199 2324 2439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.05% 78.81% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1535 1657
Median daily rate £400 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 110
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Somerset 0 12 £366 -2.33% 10
Bristol -21 11 £469 +10.29% 14
Devon -3 5 £375 +11.11% 3
Gloucestershire - 5 £354 - 1
Dorset +2 3 £400 -5.88% 3
Wiltshire +2 3 £400 -11.11% 6
E-Commerce
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
3 35 (30.43%) Java
3 35 (30.43%) CSS
4 34 (29.57%) HTML
5 33 (28.70%) QA
6 31 (26.96%) Spring
7 29 (25.22%) ATG
7 29 (25.22%) Test Automation
8 28 (24.35%) Internet
9 27 (23.48%) TDD
10 26 (22.61%) SOAP
11 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
12 24 (20.87%) Web Services
13 23 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 22 (19.13%) SQL
14 22 (19.13%) Oracle
15 20 (17.39%) XML
15 20 (17.39%) CMS
15 20 (17.39%) Hibernate
16 19 (16.52%) Scrum
16 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (16.52%) Struts
16 19 (16.52%) JSP
16 19 (16.52%) Ant
16 19 (16.52%) hybris
17 18 (15.65%) Content Management
17 18 (15.65%) Maven
17 18 (15.65%) Web Development
17 18 (15.65%) Gradle

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 20 (17.39%) CMS
2 13 (11.30%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.43%) Apache
3 12 (10.43%) JBoss
3 12 (10.43%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.22%) WordPress
5 2 (1.74%) Drupal
6 1 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.87%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.30%) GitHub
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) AdWords
4 1 (0.87%) G Suite
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.35%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) BGP
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 2 (1.74%) EIGRP
2 2 (1.74%) Firewall
2 2 (1.74%) LAN
2 2 (1.74%) MPLS
2 2 (1.74%) NX-OS
2 2 (1.74%) SMS
2 2 (1.74%) TACACS
2 2 (1.74%) Telepresence
2 2 (1.74%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) VPN
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
2 2 (1.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) Endeca
2 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Redis
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 23 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (16.52%) Ant
4 18 (15.65%) Gradle
4 18 (15.65%) Maven
5 16 (13.91%) Cucumber
5 16 (13.91%) Selenium
6 12 (10.43%) TeamCity
7 9 (7.83%) JIRA
7 9 (7.83%) Subversion
8 8 (6.96%) Bitbucket
8 8 (6.96%) Eclipse
8 8 (6.96%) JUnit
9 7 (6.09%) Apache Buildr
9 7 (6.09%) IntelliJ
9 7 (6.09%) jMock
9 7 (6.09%) Mercurial
10 5 (4.35%) JMeter
10 5 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (8.70%) Finance
1 10 (8.70%) Retail
2 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Legal
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) Architect
3 18 (15.65%) Analyst
4 15 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 11 (9.57%) Business Analyst
7 10 (8.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce Manager
8 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 8 (6.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.96%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Technical Architect
10 7 (6.09%) Test Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Consultant
12 5 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.48%) QA Leader
13 4 (3.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.43%) CSS
2 34 (29.57%) HTML
3 31 (26.96%) Spring
4 26 (22.61%) SOAP
5 24 (20.87%) Web Services
6 20 (17.39%) Hibernate
6 20 (17.39%) XML
7 19 (16.52%) JSP
7 19 (16.52%) Struts
8 14 (12.17%) J2EE
9 12 (10.43%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.43%) JDBC
9 12 (10.43%) JMS
9 12 (10.43%) JMX
9 12 (10.43%) Servlets
9 12 (10.43%) XSLT
10 8 (6.96%) .NET
10 8 (6.96%) Ajax
10 8 (6.96%) JSON
10 8 (6.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) iPad
1 13 (11.30%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) RIA
2 7 (6.09%) User Experience
2 7 (6.09%) Web 2.0
3 5 (4.35%) Blog
3 5 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.74%) Social Media
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.87%) iPhone
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.87%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.22%) Android
2 6 (5.22%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.22%) Test Automation
3 27 (23.48%) TDD
4 19 (16.52%) Scrum
4 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (15.65%) Content Management
5 18 (15.65%) Web Development
6 17 (14.78%) BDD
6 17 (14.78%) High Availability
6 17 (14.78%) MVC
7 15 (13.04%) DevOps
8 14 (12.17%) B2B
8 14 (12.17%) Software Architecture
9 13 (11.30%) B2C
9 13 (11.30%) User Stories
10 12 (10.43%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (10.43%) Load Testing
10 12 (10.43%) Manual Testing
10 12 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
2 35 (30.43%) Java
3 22 (19.13%) SQL
4 8 (6.96%) C#
5 7 (6.09%) PHP
6 6 (5.22%) Ruby
6 6 (5.22%) Scala
7 3 (2.61%) Python
8 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.87%) ES6
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.87%) CCNP
3 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (28.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Ansible
2 5 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.74%) Netcool
4 1 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) ATG
2 22 (19.13%) Oracle
3 19 (16.52%) hybris
4 12 (10.43%) IBM
5 9 (7.83%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (2.61%) SAP
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco
7 2 (1.74%) Juniper
7 2 (1.74%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.87%) Adobe
8 1 (0.87%) Google
8 1 (0.87%) Polycom
8 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.87%) Zend
Swindon, Wiltshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago