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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 10 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 85 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.79% 14.79% 10.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.91% 20.31% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 49
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £650 £425
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 £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
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
611 389 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.54% 72.85% 71.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 191 345
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +32.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.58 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 41 £388 -6.06% 3
Hemel Hempstead -7 6 £363 -19.44% 3
Borehamwood - 5 £245 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -2 3 £325 -7.14% 1
Stevenage - 2 £360 - 1
St Albans 0 1 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 104 (69.80%) Retail
2 58 (38.93%) HTML
3 54 (36.24%) Finance
4 52 (34.90%) JavaScript
5 49 (32.89%) Manufacturing
6 47 (31.54%) Java
7 43 (28.86%) CSS
8 34 (22.82%) SQL
9 29 (19.46%) J2EE
9 29 (19.46%) IBM
10 25 (16.78%) Project Management
10 25 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (16.78%) WebSphere
11 24 (16.11%) XML
12 23 (15.44%) HTML5
13 21 (14.09%) Photoshop
14 20 (13.42%) JSP
14 20 (13.42%) .NET
15 19 (12.75%) UNIX
16 18 (12.08%) XHTML
16 18 (12.08%) CSS3
17 17 (11.41%) MQSeries
17 17 (11.41%) Degree
17 17 (11.41%) Marketing
18 16 (10.74%) OO
18 16 (10.74%) Oracle
19 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
20 14 (9.40%) DB2
20 14 (9.40%) W3C
20 14 (9.40%) jQuery

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (16.78%) WebSphere
2 17 (11.41%) MQSeries
3 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.70%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.01%) IIS
5 3 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 21 (14.09%) Photoshop
2 12 (8.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (4.03%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (2.01%) MS Office
5 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Tridion
2 2 (1.34%) Magento
2 2 (1.34%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.67%) PaaS
1 1 (0.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.05%) Internet
2 8 (5.37%) HTTP
3 4 (2.68%) Intranet
3 4 (2.68%) Extranet
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.67%) DHCP
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.40%) DB2
2 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.38%) MySQL
4 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.70%) DbVisualizer
6 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.34%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Ant
1 10 (6.71%) Eclipse
2 9 (6.04%) JUnit
3 8 (5.37%) Log4j
3 8 (5.37%) Subversion
4 7 (4.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (4.03%) LoadRunner
5 6 (4.03%) Axure RP
5 6 (4.03%) Maven
6 3 (2.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (2.01%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.67%) Jtest
8 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.67%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 104 (69.80%) Retail
2 54 (36.24%) Finance
3 49 (32.89%) Manufacturing
4 17 (11.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Publishing
7 2 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (38.26%) Developer
2 32 (21.48%) Analyst
3 29 (19.46%) Business Analyst
4 17 (11.41%) Project Manager
4 17 (11.41%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.04%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (5.37%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.37%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (4.70%) Consultant
8 7 (4.70%) Tester
9 6 (4.03%) Designer
9 6 (4.03%) User Experience Consultant
10 5 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.36%) Architect
10 5 (3.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.93%) HTML
2 43 (28.86%) CSS
3 29 (19.46%) J2EE
4 24 (16.11%) XML
5 23 (15.44%) HTML5
6 20 (13.42%) .NET
6 20 (13.42%) JSP
7 18 (12.08%) XHTML
7 18 (12.08%) CSS3
8 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
9 14 (9.40%) jQuery
10 13 (8.72%) JSTL
11 12 (8.05%) Ajax
12 11 (7.38%) Spring
12 11 (7.38%) JSON
12 11 (7.38%) REST
12 11 (7.38%) Semantic HTML
13 10 (6.71%) Servlets
14 9 (6.04%) SOAP
14 9 (6.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) W3C
2 8 (5.37%) Web 2.0
3 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.34%) FMCG
5 1 (0.67%) Open Source
5 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.67%) Statistics
5 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.75%) UNIX
2 12 (8.05%) Linux
3 8 (5.37%) HPUX
3 8 (5.37%) Solaris
4 7 (4.70%) Windows
5 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.34%) AIX
6 2 (1.34%) SUSE
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.78%) Project Management
1 25 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (10.74%) OO
3 14 (9.40%) Time Management
4 13 (8.72%) MVC
5 12 (8.05%) Change Management
6 11 (7.38%) Scrum
6 11 (7.38%) Content Management
7 10 (6.71%) Web Development
7 10 (6.71%) Analytics
8 9 (6.04%) System Testing
8 9 (6.04%) Automated Testing
8 9 (6.04%) TDD
8 9 (6.04%) SEO
9 7 (4.70%) Regression Testing
9 7 (4.70%) B2C
10 6 (4.03%) B2B
10 6 (4.03%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (4.03%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (34.90%) JavaScript
2 47 (31.54%) Java
3 34 (22.82%) SQL
4 13 (8.72%) C#
5 8 (5.37%) XPath
6 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.01%) Perl
6 3 (2.01%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.67%) Clojure
7 1 (0.67%) R
7 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 10 (6.71%) ISEB
3 9 (6.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.36%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.67%) SCOM
1 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (19.46%) IBM
2 16 (10.74%) Oracle
3 9 (6.04%) HP
3 9 (6.04%) ATG
4 8 (5.37%) Interwoven
5 7 (4.70%) Adobe
5 7 (4.70%) Sun
6 6 (4.03%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.68%) Endeca
8 3 (2.01%) Blue Martini
8 3 (2.01%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.34%) hybris
9 2 (1.34%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.34%) Dell
9 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.67%) Retek
10 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
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