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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank 578 486 540
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +54
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 12 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.22% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 23
Average daily rate £450 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £390 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £644 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £425 £345
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +23.11%
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
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 5 £500 +3.09% 3
South West -20 3 £693 +84.66% 1
East Midlands - 1 £320 -
Commerce Server
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Commerce Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 9 (31.03%) IIS
5 9 (31.03%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (27.59%) Retail
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (24.14%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) J2EE
8 6 (20.69%) IBM
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (13.79%) DB2
10 4 (13.79%) SSL
10 4 (13.79%) UNIX
10 4 (13.79%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (10.34%) WCF
11 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) Jython

Commerce Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 9 (31.03%) IIS
3 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.90%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Commerce Server 2007
6 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) DB2
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (27.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Web Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 7 (24.14%) J2EE
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) Ajax
7 3 (10.34%) WCF
7 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) JDBC
9 1 (3.45%) CSS3
9 1 (3.45%) Worklight
9 1 (3.45%) Dojo
9 1 (3.45%) Middleware
9 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
9 1 (3.45%) XSL
9 1 (3.45%) JSP
9 1 (3.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
2 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) High Availability
3 1 (3.45%) Database Security
3 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) Process Management
3 1 (3.45%) MVC
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Scrum
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) RAD
3 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.34%) Jython
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) MCTS
1 1 (3.45%) MCITP
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.45%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Ektron
4 1 (3.45%) hybris
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) ATG
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