The table below looks at the statistics for Commerce Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Commerce Server over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank 423 436 394
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.024% 0.044%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£700 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £400 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4619 4709 4585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.73% 18.58% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3167 3207 3002
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 91 155
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Commerce Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Commerce Server across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Commerce Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Commerce Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Commerce Server across the London region.

Commerce Server Daily Rate Trend in London

Commerce Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Commerce Server across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Commerce Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

Commerce Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Commerce Server across the London region.

Commerce Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

Commerce Server
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Commerce Server 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 Commerce Server.

1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
3 1 (14.29%) Magento
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis

Commerce Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Commerce Server 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 Commerce Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
1 1 (14.29%) hybris