Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an E-Commerce Specialist was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Specialist
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 892 883 887
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -16
Contract jobs requiring an E-Commerce Specialist 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
UK median daily rate £500 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +3.33% +9.49%
10th Percentile £235 £369 £144
90th Percentile £555 £406 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 - £100
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

E-Commerce Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured E-Commerce Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce Specialist in the UK

E-Commerce Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce Specialist in the UK

E-Commerce Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce Specialist over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce Specialist in the UK

E-Commerce Specialist
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce Specialist within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -6 4 £500 +29.03%
London -9 3 £513 +32.26%
South East - 1 £200 -
UK excluding London - 1 £200 -

E-Commerce Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, E-Commerce Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring E-Commerce Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (50.00%) ION Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) RMDS
2 2 (50.00%) ION MarketView
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2

E-Commerce Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ION MarketView
1 2 (50.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Thomson Reuters DACS
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ION Trading
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk