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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 19 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 43 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.34% 12.97% 10.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.60% 19.21% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 56
Average daily rate
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£415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £29.50 £25.39
% change year-on-year
-19.06% +16.17%
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
500 432 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.75% 67.50% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 227 349
Average daily rate £405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 34
Average hourly rate £33.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 12 £400 - 7
Welwyn Garden City +1 5 £308 -25.90% 2
St Albans -1 3 £313 +13.63%
Hertford - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (51.69%) Retail
2 40 (33.90%) HTML
3 35 (29.66%) CSS
4 34 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.81%) Finance
5 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (22.03%) User Experience
7 25 (21.19%) Java
8 23 (19.49%) Manufacturing
9 21 (17.80%) Photoshop
9 21 (17.80%) Marketing
10 19 (16.10%) HTML5
11 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.56%) .NET
13 15 (12.71%) Adobe Illustrator
13 15 (12.71%) CSS3
14 14 (11.86%) Information Architecture
14 14 (11.86%) SQL
14 14 (11.86%) XML
14 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 13 (11.02%) C#
15 13 (11.02%) OmniGraffle
15 13 (11.02%) Axure RP
15 13 (11.02%) REST
16 11 (9.32%) jQuery
16 11 (9.32%) Spring
16 11 (9.32%) Competitor Analysis
17 10 (8.47%) J2EE
17 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
17 10 (8.47%) IBM

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (6.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.08%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.69%) Confluence
4 2 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) SAS
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) Kentico
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Photoshop
2 15 (12.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (11.02%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.69%) MS Project
4 2 (1.69%) MS Office
4 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Internet
2 7 (5.93%) Intranet
3 5 (4.24%) Extranet
4 3 (2.54%) HTTP
5 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.69%) DNS
5 2 (1.69%) DHCP
6 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) MySQL
3 4 (3.39%) DB2
3 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.39%) Couchbase
3 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.54%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.24%) JUnit
3 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.54%) Ant
4 3 (2.54%) Selenium
4 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.54%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.54%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.54%) Log4j
4 3 (2.54%) Subversion
4 3 (2.54%) Maven
5 2 (1.69%) JIRA
5 2 (1.69%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.69%) Moq
General
1 61 (51.69%) Retail
2 34 (28.81%) Finance
3 23 (19.49%) Manufacturing
4 21 (17.80%) Marketing
5 6 (5.08%) Legal
6 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.69%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (35.59%) Developer
2 18 (15.25%) Analyst
3 14 (11.86%) Project Manager
3 14 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Designer
5 9 (7.63%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Consultant
6 8 (6.78%) Architect
6 8 (6.78%) User Experience Consultant
7 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.93%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.93%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.08%) UX Designer
9 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Digital Designer
11 3 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.54%) UI Programmer
11 3 (2.54%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.90%) HTML
2 35 (29.66%) CSS
3 19 (16.10%) HTML5
4 16 (13.56%) .NET
5 15 (12.71%) CSS3
6 14 (11.86%) XML
7 13 (11.02%) REST
8 11 (9.32%) jQuery
8 11 (9.32%) Spring
9 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
9 10 (8.47%) J2EE
10 8 (6.78%) JSON
11 7 (5.93%) Ajax
11 7 (5.93%) XHTML
11 7 (5.93%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (5.08%) SOAP
12 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.08%) WCF
13 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) User Experience
2 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.93%) W3C
4 3 (2.54%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) FMCG
5 2 (1.69%) Social Media
5 2 (1.69%) EMV
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) UNIX
2 5 (4.24%) Windows
3 3 (2.54%) HPUX
3 3 (2.54%) Solaris
3 3 (2.54%) Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.86%) Information Architecture
3 11 (9.32%) Competitor Analysis
4 10 (8.47%) Scrum
4 10 (8.47%) Project Management
5 9 (7.63%) TDD
5 9 (7.63%) BDD
6 8 (6.78%) SEO
6 8 (6.78%) B2C
7 7 (5.93%) B2B
7 7 (5.93%) MVC
7 7 (5.93%) CRM
7 7 (5.93%) Web Development
8 6 (5.08%) Usability Testing
8 6 (5.08%) OO
8 6 (5.08%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.24%) Content Management
9 5 (4.24%) SOA
9 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.19%) Java
3 14 (11.86%) SQL
4 13 (11.02%) C#
5 3 (2.54%) Python
5 3 (2.54%) XPath
5 3 (2.54%) PHP
6 2 (1.69%) Scala
6 2 (1.69%) Ruby
6 2 (1.69%) VBScript
7 1 (0.85%) VB
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.54%) ISEB
2 3 (2.54%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.85%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) cPanel
2 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.47%) IBM
3 6 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (2.54%) Sun
4 3 (2.54%) HP
4 3 (2.54%) Interwoven
4 3 (2.54%) Endeca
4 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.54%) ATG
4 3 (2.54%) hybris
5 1 (0.85%) Venda
5 1 (0.85%) Demandware
5 1 (0.85%) VMware
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.85%) Retek
5 1 (0.85%) Apple
5 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago