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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.43% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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
524 565 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.06% 75.84% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 278 243
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 43 30
Median hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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