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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank 436 413 425
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.067% 0.14% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £463 £418
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Commerce Server
England

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
4470 4399 4217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.42% 19.31% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3195 2964 2933
Average daily rate £450 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 114 78
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 1 May 2016.

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
6 1 (16.67%) Groovy
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) OWASP
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) Scala
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) hybris
6 1 (16.67%) Clojure
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Commerce Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Coach
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Clojure
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) ATG
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SAP