Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 September 2018 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 36 25
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 -12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 19 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.60% 0.42% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 0.51% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 15
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +8.80% -23.08%
10th Percentile £316 £340 £275
90th Percentile £474 £340 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +0.65% -3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.00 - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 236 195 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.94% 81.93% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 138 217
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -10.81%
10th Percentile £283 £205 £188
90th Percentile £463 £475 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% -43.20% +70.07%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.63 £10.92
90th Percentile £56.00 £37.50 £46.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +25.00% -18.18%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Staffordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £360 - 4
Tamworth - 5 £390 - 5
Cannock - 1 - - 3
Stafford - 1 £325 - 1
E-Commerce
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) JIRA
3 7 (36.84%) WPF
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) WinForms
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
3 7 (36.84%) AccuRev
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) RESTful
5 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Magento
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) Sass

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
2 2 (10.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 7 (36.84%) AccuRev
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Magento Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Coordinator
7 1 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) WinForms
1 7 (36.84%) WPF
2 4 (21.05%) RESTful
2 4 (21.05%) WCF
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) Core Data
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) API Design
4 2 (10.53%) API Development
4 2 (10.53%) API Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OO PHP
4 2 (10.53%) UX Design
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Xamarin