The first table below looks at the demand for Commerce Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Commerce Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank 549 532 560
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 8 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.039% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.091% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £390 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £480 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £390 £288
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8828 8007 9142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.88% 17.19% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5316 4665 5298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 410 429
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Commerce Server
UK

Commerce Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Commerce Server across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Commerce Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Commerce Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Commerce Server across the England region.

Commerce Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Commerce Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Commerce Server across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Commerce Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Commerce Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Commerce Server across the England region.

Commerce Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Commerce Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commerce Server within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -21 5 £450 -43.75% 1
London +8 3 £575 +60.83%
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
Commerce Server
UK

Commerce Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Commerce Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Commerce Server.

1 14 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) ATG
4 5 (31.25%) hybris
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) DTV
5 3 (18.75%) Electronics
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE

Commerce Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Commerce Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Commerce Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Jython
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) ATG
2 5 (31.25%) hybris
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat