The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank 567 567 526
Rank change year-on-year
0 -41
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 25 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.012% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.069% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £377 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £640 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Commerce Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9357 8685 7881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.41% 17.84% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6027 5300 4509
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 344 407
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.91 £11.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -13.15%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
London 0 8 £450 -29.41% 1
South East -10 8 £500 +31.57%
South West - 4 £416 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £400 -
North West - 2 £425 - 1
Commerce Server
UK

Commerce Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 38 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (80.00%) Java
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
5 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (37.50%) IBM
7 14 (35.00%) Retail
8 12 (30.00%) J2EE
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
11 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 8 (20.00%) XML
11 8 (20.00%) Apache
11 8 (20.00%) Ajax
12 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.50%) hybris
12 7 (17.50%) ATG
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) UNIX
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
12 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (15.00%) DB2
13 6 (15.00%) AIX
13 6 (15.00%) JSP
13 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (15.00%) Change Management
14 5 (12.50%) Electronics
14 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 5 (12.50%) Finance

Commerce Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 38 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (20.00%) Apache
3 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (7.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.50%) Fredhopper
3 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) DB2
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 14 (35.00%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) WebSphere Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.50%) AIX Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) J2EE
2 8 (20.00%) XML
2 8 (20.00%) Ajax
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) JSP
5 5 (12.50%) Java EE
5 5 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) JSTL
6 4 (10.00%) EJB
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
7 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Worklight
7 3 (7.50%) JMS
8 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.00%) JDBC
8 2 (5.00%) Servlets
8 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) DTV
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) UNIX
3 6 (15.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.50%) SUSE
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (52.50%) E-Commerce
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) B2B
6 4 (10.00%) B2C
7 3 (7.50%) MVC
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile First
8 2 (5.00%) Server Building
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.00%) BDD
8 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
5 1 (2.50%) Korn
5 1 (2.50%) Groovy
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Clojure
5 1 (2.50%) Go
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.50%) yum
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) IBM
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) ATG
3 7 (17.50%) hybris
4 5 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (7.50%) AppDynamics
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (2.50%) EMC