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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-business 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £453
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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
473 418 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.67% 72.82% 76.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 222 251
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 25
Median hourly rate £45.71 £37.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
E-business
East of England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSD
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) BPEL
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Merchandise Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing

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 6 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SOA Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SOA Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Database Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Server Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SOA Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) WSDL
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XSD
1 3 (37.50%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) BPEL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Merchandise Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle