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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 18 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 68 67 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.14% 12.69% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 18.11% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 60
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.30% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
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
635 370 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.05% 70.08% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 175 342
Average daily rate £400 £370 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £41.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.67% +108.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.65 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 October 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 October 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 24 £375 -9.09% 7
Welwyn Garden City -7 6 £325 -7.14%
Hemel Hempstead -14 4 £350 -9.67% 3
Stevenage - 2 £360 - 2
Hertford - 1 - - 2
St Albans - - - - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 79 (61.72%) Retail
2 47 (36.72%) HTML
3 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
4 39 (30.47%) Finance
5 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (27.34%) Manufacturing
6 35 (27.34%) CSS
7 33 (25.78%) Java
8 29 (22.66%) User Experience
9 25 (19.53%) SQL
10 22 (17.19%) Photoshop
11 20 (15.63%) Marketing
12 19 (14.84%) HTML5
13 18 (14.06%) XML
14 17 (13.28%) .NET
14 17 (13.28%) J2EE
15 16 (12.50%) IBM
16 15 (11.72%) Adobe Illustrator
16 15 (11.72%) CSS3
17 14 (10.94%) Information Architecture
17 14 (10.94%) WebSphere
17 14 (10.94%) Degree
18 13 (10.16%) Project Management
18 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
18 13 (10.16%) C#
18 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
18 13 (10.16%) OmniGraffle
18 13 (10.16%) Axure RP
18 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (9.38%) jQuery

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (10.94%) WebSphere
2 10 (7.81%) MQSeries
3 5 (3.91%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) CMS
5 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.78%) Kentico
Applications
1 22 (17.19%) Photoshop
2 15 (11.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (10.16%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (3.13%) MS Office
5 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) Internet
2 6 (4.69%) Intranet
3 5 (3.91%) Extranet
4 3 (2.34%) HTTP
5 2 (1.56%) DNS
5 2 (1.56%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) DB2
2 8 (6.25%) MySQL
3 6 (4.69%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.56%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Axure RP
2 6 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (4.69%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.13%) Log4j
3 4 (3.13%) Subversion
3 4 (3.13%) Ant
3 4 (3.13%) JUnit
3 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.34%) Maven
4 3 (2.34%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (0.78%) Selenium
6 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 79 (61.72%) Retail
2 39 (30.47%) Finance
3 35 (27.34%) Manufacturing
4 20 (15.63%) Marketing
5 5 (3.91%) Legal
6 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.56%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.56%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (36.72%) Developer
2 21 (16.41%) Analyst
3 20 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.38%) Designer
6 11 (8.59%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (7.03%) Consultant
7 9 (7.03%) .NET Developer
7 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 8 (6.25%) User Experience Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) UX Designer
9 6 (4.69%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Tester
10 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.13%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.13%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.72%) HTML
2 35 (27.34%) CSS
3 19 (14.84%) HTML5
4 18 (14.06%) XML
5 17 (13.28%) .NET
5 17 (13.28%) J2EE
6 15 (11.72%) CSS3
7 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET
8 12 (9.38%) jQuery
9 10 (7.81%) XHTML
10 9 (7.03%) JSP
10 9 (7.03%) Spring
10 9 (7.03%) REST
10 9 (7.03%) Semantic HTML
11 8 (6.25%) Ajax
11 8 (6.25%) JSON
11 8 (6.25%) JSTL
12 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (5.47%) SOAP
13 6 (4.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.66%) User Experience
2 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.03%) W3C
4 4 (3.13%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) RIA
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) UNIX
2 5 (3.91%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 4 (3.13%) HPUX
3 4 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.94%) Information Architecture
3 13 (10.16%) Project Management
4 11 (8.59%) MVC
4 11 (8.59%) Competitor Analysis
5 9 (7.03%) Automated Testing
5 9 (7.03%) SEO
5 9 (7.03%) Time Management
6 8 (6.25%) System Testing
6 8 (6.25%) B2C
6 8 (6.25%) Scrum
7 7 (5.47%) Change Management
7 7 (5.47%) B2B
7 7 (5.47%) Web Development
8 6 (4.69%) Usability Testing
8 6 (4.69%) Analytics
8 6 (4.69%) CRM
8 6 (4.69%) OO
8 6 (4.69%) Regression Testing
8 6 (4.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.03%) JavaScript
2 33 (25.78%) Java
3 25 (19.53%) SQL
4 13 (10.16%) C#
5 4 (3.13%) XPath
5 4 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) R
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.78%) VB
6 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) Degree
2 8 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (6.25%) ISEB
3 3 (2.34%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.78%) SCOM
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.50%) IBM
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle
4 6 (4.69%) HP
5 5 (3.91%) ATG
6 4 (3.13%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.34%) Adobe
7 3 (2.34%) Sun
7 3 (2.34%) Endeca
7 3 (2.34%) hybris
8 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.78%) Venda
9 1 (0.78%) Demandware
9 1 (0.78%) Google
9 1 (0.78%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.78%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Blue Martini
9 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
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