The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 March 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)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 8 8
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent - 15.00% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 18.37% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 4
Median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36 49 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 66.67% 81.67% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 20
Median daily rate £338 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.78% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Stoke-on-Trent

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (40.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#