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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 23 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 40 68 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.73% 8.31% 10.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 11.30% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 38
Median daily rate £465 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £290 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £515 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-34.32% +54.02%
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
515 602 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.78% 73.59% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 309 329
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £558 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 47 27
Median hourly rate £44.50 £33.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.84% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 23 £465 +28.27% 6
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £325 -
Borehamwood -2 1 £300 +100.00%
Harpenden - 1 £675 -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
3 30 (44.78%) Retail
4 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.33%) PHP
6 22 (32.84%) MySQL
7 21 (31.34%) HTML
8 19 (28.36%) CSS
8 19 (28.36%) hybris
9 17 (25.37%) J2EE
10 16 (23.88%) Oracle
10 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 16 (23.88%) jQuery
11 14 (20.90%) Magento
11 14 (20.90%) Web Development
11 14 (20.90%) Web Services
12 13 (19.40%) XML
12 13 (19.40%) Linux
12 13 (19.40%) IBM
12 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
12 13 (19.40%) Spring
12 13 (19.40%) Zend
13 12 (17.91%) Subversion
13 12 (17.91%) LAMP
14 10 (14.93%) MVC
14 10 (14.93%) Finance
14 10 (14.93%) DB2
14 10 (14.93%) Ant
14 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
15 9 (13.43%) Unix

E-Commerce
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 7 (10.45%) Drupal
1 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.46%) CMS
4 4 (5.97%) Apache
4 4 (5.97%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) HTTP
3 3 (4.48%) Internet
3 3 (4.48%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) DB2
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Subversion
2 10 (14.93%) Ant
2 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.49%) Appium
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) Protractor
5 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.49%) Xcode
General
1 30 (44.78%) Retail
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.39%) E-Commerce Developer
4 13 (19.40%) PHP Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (10.45%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 7 (10.45%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Unix Architect
7 6 (8.96%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (8.96%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Hybris Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Magento Developer
8 5 (7.46%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (7.46%) PHP Magento Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) HTML
2 19 (28.36%) CSS
3 17 (25.37%) J2EE
4 16 (23.88%) jQuery
5 14 (20.90%) Web Services
6 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
6 13 (19.40%) XML
7 12 (17.91%) LAMP
8 8 (11.94%) JSP
9 6 (8.96%) SOAP
9 6 (8.96%) Struts
9 6 (8.96%) XHTML
10 5 (7.46%) EJB
10 5 (7.46%) XSL
11 4 (5.97%) .NET
11 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.97%) LESS
11 4 (5.97%) Sass
11 4 (5.97%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) e-Learning
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.99%) RIA
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) PMI
4 1 (1.49%) Psychology
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Unix
3 8 (11.94%) AIX
4 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Web Development
3 10 (14.93%) MVC
4 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.94%) TDD
5 7 (10.45%) Software Delivery
5 7 (10.45%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (8.96%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) OO
7 5 (7.46%) OO PHP
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.97%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.97%) Open Source
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Web Design
9 3 (4.48%) System Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) PHP
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 8 (11.94%) Python
6 7 (10.45%) Ruby
7 3 (4.48%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) Haskell
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) CISSP
1 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Ansible
1 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) hybris
2 16 (23.88%) Oracle
3 13 (19.40%) IBM
3 13 (19.40%) Zend
4 4 (5.97%) ATG
4 4 (5.97%) Percussion
5 3 (4.48%) Intershop
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) JDA
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat