The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 9 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 100 66 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.72% 10.17% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.92% 13.12% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 29
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £452 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 503 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.99% 77.50% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 268 308
Average daily rate £413 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £36.15 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
E-Commerce
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 53 £400 -5.88% 7
Welwyn Garden City -4 9 £400 +39.13% 1
Stevenage -7 1 £450 - 1
St Albans - 1 £525 -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Harpenden - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 121 (65.05%) Retail
2 80 (43.01%) Finance
3 70 (37.63%) Manufacturing
4 65 (34.95%) HTML
5 63 (33.87%) JavaScript
6 57 (30.65%) Java
7 54 (29.03%) CSS
8 50 (26.88%) Project Management
9 46 (24.73%) HTML5
10 43 (23.12%) IBM
10 43 (23.12%) OO
11 40 (21.51%) WebSphere
12 37 (19.89%) J2EE
12 37 (19.89%) CSS3
13 34 (18.28%) JSP
13 34 (18.28%) XHTML
14 32 (17.20%) Time Management
15 31 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
16 30 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (15.59%) Oracle
18 27 (14.52%) Analytics
19 26 (13.98%) Photoshop
20 25 (13.44%) .NET
21 23 (12.37%) SQL
21 23 (12.37%) W3C
22 21 (11.29%) Scrum
23 20 (10.75%) XML
24 19 (10.22%) Adobe
24 19 (10.22%) Web Design
24 19 (10.22%) Ajax

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 40 (21.51%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (6.99%) MQSeries
4 8 (4.30%) CMS
5 7 (3.76%) IIS
5 7 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.76%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.08%) SAS
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.54%) Node.js
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (13.98%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.76%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (2.15%) MS Office
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Tridion
2 2 (1.08%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (1.08%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) HTTP
1 9 (4.84%) Internet
2 4 (2.15%) NFC
3 1 (0.54%) DNS
3 1 (0.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.14%) DB2
2 10 (5.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.30%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.69%) MySQL
5 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) DataStage
7 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.54%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Ant
2 9 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.76%) JUnit
4 6 (3.23%) Axure RP
4 6 (3.23%) Log4j
4 6 (3.23%) Subversion
5 5 (2.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.08%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 1 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.54%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.54%) Selenium
7 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.54%) Calabash
7 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.54%) Jtest
7 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
General
1 121 (65.05%) Retail
2 80 (43.01%) Finance
3 70 (37.63%) Manufacturing
4 18 (9.68%) Marketing
5 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.69%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (32.80%) Developer
2 34 (18.28%) Project Manager
3 32 (17.20%) Front-End Developer
4 29 (15.59%) Analyst
5 27 (14.52%) Business Analyst
5 27 (14.52%) Architect
6 21 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.53%) UI Developer
7 14 (7.53%) UI Programmer
8 13 (6.99%) Designer
9 10 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
10 9 (4.84%) User Experience Designer
11 7 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.76%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (3.23%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
12 6 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 6 (3.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.95%) HTML
2 54 (29.03%) CSS
3 46 (24.73%) HTML5
4 37 (19.89%) J2EE
4 37 (19.89%) CSS3
5 34 (18.28%) JSP
5 34 (18.28%) XHTML
6 25 (13.44%) .NET
7 20 (10.75%) XML
8 19 (10.22%) Ajax
9 18 (9.68%) jQuery
10 13 (6.99%) XSLT
11 12 (6.45%) Web Services
12 9 (4.84%) JSON
12 9 (4.84%) JSTL
13 8 (4.30%) Servlets
14 7 (3.76%) ASP.NET
14 7 (3.76%) Semantic HTML
15 6 (3.23%) XMLBeans
15 6 (3.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) W3C
2 7 (3.76%) FMCG
3 6 (3.23%) Social Media
3 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.23%) Web 2.0
3 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.23%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.08%) Open Source
6 1 (0.54%) RIA
6 1 (0.54%) Blog
6 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.60%) Linux
1 16 (8.60%) UNIX
2 13 (6.99%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.23%) SUSE
3 6 (3.23%) AIX
3 6 (3.23%) HPUX
3 6 (3.23%) Solaris
4 5 (2.69%) Android
5 4 (2.15%) bada
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) zOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (26.88%) Project Management
2 43 (23.12%) OO
3 32 (17.20%) Time Management
4 31 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (14.52%) Analytics
7 21 (11.29%) Scrum
8 19 (10.22%) Web Design
8 19 (10.22%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.60%) UML
9 16 (8.60%) Change Control
10 15 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (7.53%) Content Management
12 13 (6.99%) B2B
12 13 (6.99%) Change Management
12 13 (6.99%) SEO
12 13 (6.99%) Web Development
13 12 (6.45%) TDD
13 12 (6.45%) B2C
14 11 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (33.87%) JavaScript
2 57 (30.65%) Java
3 23 (12.37%) SQL
4 11 (5.91%) C#
5 9 (4.84%) XPath
6 5 (2.69%) Perl
6 5 (2.69%) PHP
6 5 (2.69%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.54%) Ruby
8 1 (0.54%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) WAI
2 1 (0.54%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (23.12%) IBM
2 29 (15.59%) Oracle
3 19 (10.22%) Adobe
4 15 (8.06%) ATG
5 9 (4.84%) Sun
6 7 (3.76%) HP
6 7 (3.76%) Interwoven
7 6 (3.23%) Dell
7 6 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.69%) Blue Martini
8 5 (2.69%) Elastic Path
9 4 (2.15%) Twitter
9 4 (2.15%) Endeca
9 4 (2.15%) Apple
9 4 (2.15%) Symbian
10 3 (1.61%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.61%) hybris
11 2 (1.08%) Cadence
11 2 (1.08%) Informatica
Hertfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago