The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 16 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 79 73 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.32% 14.81% 9.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.14% 20.33% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 50
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £633 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.85% +55.55%
E-Commerce
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
651 359 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.77% 72.82% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 164 343
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +68.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Hertfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 38 £388 -6.06% 4
Hemel Hempstead -11 6 £363 -9.37% 3
Borehamwood - 6 £245 -
Welwyn Garden City -5 3 £325 -7.14% 1
Stevenage - 2 £360 -
St Albans -1 1 - - 4
Hertford - - - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing E-Commerce 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 E-Commerce.

1 90 (67.16%) Retail
2 52 (38.81%) HTML
3 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 43 (32.09%) Finance
5 41 (30.60%) Manufacturing
6 40 (29.85%) CSS
7 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (27.61%) Java
9 30 (22.39%) SQL
10 29 (21.64%) User Experience
11 22 (16.42%) Photoshop
12 21 (15.67%) J2EE
12 21 (15.67%) HTML5
13 20 (14.93%) XML
13 20 (14.93%) IBM
14 19 (14.18%) .NET
14 19 (14.18%) Marketing
15 17 (12.69%) CSS3
15 17 (12.69%) Project Management
16 16 (11.94%) WebSphere
16 16 (11.94%) Degree
17 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
18 14 (10.45%) JSP
18 14 (10.45%) XHTML
18 14 (10.45%) UNIX
18 14 (10.45%) Adobe Illustrator
18 14 (10.45%) jQuery
19 13 (9.70%) Time Management
19 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
19 13 (9.70%) C#

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing E-Commerce 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 E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.94%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.96%) MQSeries
3 7 (5.22%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.75%) Kentico
6 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.75%) SAS
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 22 (16.42%) Photoshop
2 14 (10.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.97%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.24%) MS Office
5 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Magento
1 2 (1.49%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.75%) Tridion
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.75%) PaaS
1 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) Internet
2 6 (4.48%) HTTP
3 5 (3.73%) Intranet
3 5 (3.73%) Extranet
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.75%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.21%) MySQL
3 9 (6.72%) DB2
4 6 (4.48%) DbVisualizer
4 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.49%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Ant
1 8 (5.97%) Eclipse
1 8 (5.97%) Axure RP
2 7 (5.22%) JUnit
3 6 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (4.48%) LoadRunner
3 6 (4.48%) Log4j
3 6 (4.48%) Subversion
3 6 (4.48%) Maven
4 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.24%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.75%) Jtest
6 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
General
1 90 (67.16%) Retail
2 43 (32.09%) Finance
3 41 (30.60%) Manufacturing
4 19 (14.18%) Marketing
5 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.49%) Publishing
6 2 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (38.06%) Developer
2 30 (22.39%) Analyst
3 27 (20.15%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.72%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.72%) Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) User Experience Consultant
8 7 (5.22%) Designer
9 6 (4.48%) Tester
10 5 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (2.99%) Digital Designer
11 4 (2.99%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.81%) HTML
2 40 (29.85%) CSS
3 21 (15.67%) J2EE
3 21 (15.67%) HTML5
4 20 (14.93%) XML
5 19 (14.18%) .NET
6 17 (12.69%) CSS3
7 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
8 14 (10.45%) JSP
8 14 (10.45%) XHTML
8 14 (10.45%) jQuery
9 11 (8.21%) JSTL
9 11 (8.21%) Spring
9 11 (8.21%) REST
9 11 (8.21%) Semantic HTML
10 10 (7.46%) JSON
10 10 (7.46%) Ajax
11 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (6.72%) SOAP
12 8 (5.97%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.64%) User Experience
2 12 (8.96%) W3C
3 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.48%) Web 2.0
5 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.49%) FMCG
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) UNIX
2 8 (5.97%) Linux
3 6 (4.48%) HPUX
3 6 (4.48%) Solaris
4 5 (3.73%) Windows
5 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.69%) Project Management
3 13 (9.70%) MVC
3 13 (9.70%) Time Management
4 11 (8.21%) Change Management
5 10 (7.46%) OO
6 9 (6.72%) Scrum
6 9 (6.72%) Content Management
6 9 (6.72%) Automated Testing
6 9 (6.72%) Information Architecture
7 8 (5.97%) System Testing
7 8 (5.97%) B2C
7 8 (5.97%) SEO
8 7 (5.22%) B2B
8 7 (5.22%) TDD
8 7 (5.22%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (5.22%) Web Development
8 7 (5.22%) Analytics
9 6 (4.48%) Usability Testing
9 6 (4.48%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 37 (27.61%) Java
3 30 (22.39%) SQL
4 13 (9.70%) C#
5 6 (4.48%) XPath
6 3 (2.24%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) R
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VB
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) Degree
2 8 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (5.97%) ISEB
3 5 (3.73%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.75%) SCOM
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) IBM
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 8 (5.97%) ATG
4 6 (4.48%) HP
4 6 (4.48%) Interwoven
4 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.73%) Adobe
5 5 (3.73%) Sun
6 3 (2.24%) Endeca
7 2 (1.49%) hybris
8 1 (0.75%) Venda
8 1 (0.75%) F5
8 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.75%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.75%) Elastic Path
8 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.75%) SAP
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
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