Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 32 24
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -12
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 29 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.97% 1.21% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.69% 1.46% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 17
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +12.31% -21.21%
10th Percentile £313 £292 £285
90th Percentile £463 £373 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £395 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -4.24% +3.13% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.00 £31.31 £16.00
% change year-on-year -61.67% +95.69% -

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 248 205 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 85.22% 82.66% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 139 229
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £200
90th Percentile £463 £475 £489
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -42.00% +70.07%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.22 £12.30
90th Percentile £58.00 £48.00 £46.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.09% +31.43% -12.50%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +5 14 £360 +20.00% 6
Tamworth -3 7 £430 +17.81% 3
Stafford - 2 £325 -
E-Commerce
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) WinForms
4 14 (48.28%) JIRA
4 14 (48.28%) WPF
4 14 (48.28%) C#
4 14 (48.28%) VB.NET
5 13 (44.83%) AccuRev
5 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
6 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
6 12 (41.38%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) RESTful
8 7 (24.14%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) WCF
10 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management
10 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Web Development
10 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
11 4 (13.79%) QA
11 4 (13.79%) Retail
12 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (10.34%) Marketing
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.34%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) RTP
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) JIRA
2 13 (44.83%) AccuRev
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) C# Developer
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Magento Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) WinForms
2 14 (48.28%) WPF
3 8 (27.59%) RESTful
4 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) Drools
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) Sass
9 1 (3.45%) Core Data
9 1 (3.45%) CSS
9 1 (3.45%) HTML
9 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Web Application Development
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) API Design
5 2 (6.90%) API Development
5 2 (6.90%) API Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) DSDM
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.90%) RAD
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin