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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 56 61
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
446 417 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.72% 71.53% 75.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 208 277
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -16.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database

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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) SOA Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Database Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) SOA Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Database Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Database Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) SOA Architect
3 1 (33.33%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle