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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 36 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 22 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.45% 6.82% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 9.05% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 34 27
Median daily rate £469 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £270 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £485 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +24.52%
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
469 641 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.51% 75.41% 76.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 331 261
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 54 32
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -5 14 £520 +43.44%
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 - - 1
Borehamwood -3 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 29 July 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 32 (57.14%) Java
2 30 (53.57%) Retail
3 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
4 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (33.93%) HTML
6 17 (30.36%) CSS
7 16 (28.57%) SQL
7 16 (28.57%) Oracle
8 15 (26.79%) Spring
8 15 (26.79%) hybris
9 14 (25.00%) J2EE
10 13 (23.21%) Web Services
10 13 (23.21%) XML
11 12 (21.43%) PHP
11 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
12 11 (19.64%) TDD
12 11 (19.64%) MySQL
12 11 (19.64%) jQuery
13 10 (17.86%) Web Development
14 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
15 8 (14.29%) User Experience
15 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (14.29%) Magento
15 8 (14.29%) Finance
15 8 (14.29%) MVC
15 8 (14.29%) JSP
15 8 (14.29%) Linux
16 7 (12.50%) SOAP
16 7 (12.50%) CRM
16 7 (12.50%) iPad

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 5 (8.93%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) JBoss
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) Drupal
3 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.79%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
1 3 (5.36%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) DB2
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.57%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.57%) DbVisualizer
7 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Ant
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Maven
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.79%) Appium
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.79%) Protractor
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 30 (53.57%) Retail
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (55.36%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Hybris Developer
7 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
7 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.14%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) HTML
2 17 (30.36%) CSS
3 15 (26.79%) Spring
4 14 (25.00%) J2EE
5 13 (23.21%) Web Services
5 13 (23.21%) XML
6 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 11 (19.64%) jQuery
8 8 (14.29%) JSP
9 7 (12.50%) SOAP
10 6 (10.71%) Struts
11 5 (8.93%) .NET
11 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.93%) LAMP
12 4 (7.14%) EJB
12 4 (7.14%) JSON
12 4 (7.14%) LESS
12 4 (7.14%) REST
12 4 (7.14%) Sass
12 4 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.29%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.57%) RIA
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) AIX
2 5 (8.93%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) TDD
3 10 (17.86%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) CRM
5 7 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Open Source
7 4 (7.14%) B2B
7 4 (7.14%) Data Management
7 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) Supply Chain Transformation
7 4 (7.14%) Web Design
8 3 (5.36%) OO
8 3 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.57%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
1 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (26.79%) hybris
3 6 (10.71%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Zend
5 4 (7.14%) ATG
5 4 (7.14%) Percussion
6 3 (5.36%) Intershop
7 2 (3.57%) JDA
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.79%) Siebel