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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 17 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 72 62 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.45% 12.89% 10.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.04% 18.08% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 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 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +20.00%
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
652 343 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.53% 71.31% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 156 351
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +55.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 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 30 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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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 0 34 £388 -6.06% 4
Hemel Hempstead -13 6 £363 -9.37% 3
Borehamwood - 6 £245 -
Welwyn Garden City -9 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Stevenage - 2 £360 -
St Albans +3 1 - - 4
Hertford - - - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 86 (67.72%) Retail
2 52 (40.94%) HTML
3 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 42 (33.07%) Finance
5 40 (31.50%) Manufacturing
5 40 (31.50%) CSS
6 34 (26.77%) Java
6 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (22.83%) SQL
8 27 (21.26%) User Experience
9 22 (17.32%) Photoshop
10 21 (16.54%) HTML5
11 20 (15.75%) XML
12 19 (14.96%) IBM
12 19 (14.96%) .NET
12 19 (14.96%) J2EE
12 19 (14.96%) Marketing
13 17 (13.39%) CSS3
14 16 (12.60%) Degree
15 15 (11.81%) WebSphere
15 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
16 14 (11.02%) UNIX
16 14 (11.02%) Adobe Illustrator
16 14 (11.02%) Project Management
16 14 (11.02%) jQuery
17 13 (10.24%) MVC
17 13 (10.24%) XHTML
17 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
17 13 (10.24%) C#
18 12 (9.45%) JSP

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 15 (11.81%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.45%) MQSeries
3 7 (5.51%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.79%) Kentico
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) SAS
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Photoshop
2 14 (11.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (6.30%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.36%) MS Office
5 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Magento
1 2 (1.57%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.79%) Tridion
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) PaaS
1 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Internet
2 6 (4.72%) HTTP
3 5 (3.94%) Intranet
3 5 (3.94%) Extranet
4 1 (0.79%) Network Security
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.79%) DHCP
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) MySQL
3 9 (7.09%) DB2
4 6 (4.72%) DbVisualizer
5 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.57%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Axure RP
2 7 (5.51%) Ant
2 7 (5.51%) JUnit
2 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (4.72%) LoadRunner
3 6 (4.72%) Log4j
3 6 (4.72%) Subversion
3 6 (4.72%) Maven
4 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.36%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) Jtest
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 86 (67.72%) Retail
2 42 (33.07%) Finance
3 40 (31.50%) Manufacturing
4 19 (14.96%) Marketing
5 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.57%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.57%) Publishing
6 2 (1.57%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (40.16%) Developer
2 27 (21.26%) Analyst
3 24 (18.90%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.24%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Web Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Consultant
5 9 (7.09%) .NET Developer
5 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.30%) User Experience Consultant
6 8 (6.30%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Designer
7 7 (5.51%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Tester
9 5 (3.94%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (3.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.15%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.15%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.94%) HTML
2 40 (31.50%) CSS
3 21 (16.54%) HTML5
4 20 (15.75%) XML
5 19 (14.96%) .NET
5 19 (14.96%) J2EE
6 17 (13.39%) CSS3
7 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.02%) jQuery
9 13 (10.24%) XHTML
10 12 (9.45%) JSP
11 11 (8.66%) Spring
11 11 (8.66%) REST
12 10 (7.87%) Semantic HTML
12 10 (7.87%) Ajax
12 10 (7.87%) JSON
12 10 (7.87%) JSTL
13 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (7.09%) SOAP
14 7 (5.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) User Experience
2 11 (8.66%) W3C
3 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.72%) Web 2.0
5 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) FMCG
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) UNIX
2 8 (6.30%) Linux
3 6 (4.72%) HPUX
3 6 (4.72%) Solaris
4 5 (3.94%) Windows
5 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.02%) Project Management
3 13 (10.24%) MVC
4 12 (9.45%) Time Management
5 10 (7.87%) Change Management
6 9 (7.09%) OO
6 9 (7.09%) Content Management
6 9 (7.09%) Automated Testing
6 9 (7.09%) Information Architecture
7 8 (6.30%) System Testing
7 8 (6.30%) B2C
7 8 (6.30%) SEO
8 7 (5.51%) B2B
8 7 (5.51%) TDD
8 7 (5.51%) Scrum
8 7 (5.51%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (5.51%) Web Development
9 6 (4.72%) Regression Testing
9 6 (4.72%) Usability Testing
9 6 (4.72%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
2 34 (26.77%) Java
3 29 (22.83%) SQL
4 13 (10.24%) C#
5 6 (4.72%) XPath
6 3 (2.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.79%) R
7 1 (0.79%) Perl
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) VB
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (6.30%) ISEB
3 5 (3.94%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.79%) SCOM
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) IBM
2 11 (8.66%) Oracle
3 7 (5.51%) ATG
4 6 (4.72%) HP
4 6 (4.72%) Interwoven
4 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.94%) Adobe
5 5 (3.94%) Sun
6 3 (2.36%) Endeca
7 2 (1.57%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) Venda
8 1 (0.79%) F5
8 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.79%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.79%) Elastic Path
8 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
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Hyphen
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