The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 54 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
E-business
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
479 473 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.27% 73.91% 77.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 244 338
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 22
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.90 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.20 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the Hertfordshire region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

E-business
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for E-business.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle iSupplier

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SOA Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Database Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) SOA Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Database Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Database Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle