The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Demandware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Demandware over the 3 months to 19 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Demandware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Demandware
Rank 581 571 552
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing Demandware 14 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.056% 0.046% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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£469 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £361 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Demandware
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Demandware within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Demandware Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Demandware
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Demandware within the UK.

Demandware Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Demandware
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Demandware within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Demandware Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Demandware
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Demandware within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England -27 14 £469 +4.16% 22
London +14 8 £500 +14.28% 19
Berkshire - 3 - -
South East - 3 - -
City of London - 2 - - 8
East of England -18 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1

Demandware
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Demandware 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 Demandware.

1 30 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 22 (68.75%) Retail
2 22 (68.75%) hybris
3 15 (46.88%) ATG
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
5 7 (21.88%) JIRA
6 6 (18.75%) Intershop
7 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Magento
7 5 (15.63%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) TDD
8 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) iPad
8 4 (12.50%) Selenium
9 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
9 3 (9.38%) Workflow
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.25%) J2EE
10 2 (6.25%) SQL
10 2 (6.25%) VB
10 2 (6.25%) SOAP
10 2 (6.25%) Web Services
10 2 (6.25%) XML

Demandware
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Demandware 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 Demandware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.13%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) TestNG
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) TestLink
4 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 22 (68.75%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Demandware Developer
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.13%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Platform Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) J2EE
1 2 (6.25%) SOAP
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.25%) REST
1 2 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.13%) DOM
2 1 (3.13%) Swing
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) E-Commerce
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.63%) BDD
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.25%) B2C
6 2 (6.25%) Validation
6 2 (6.25%) User Stories
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) hybris
2 15 (46.88%) ATG
3 6 (18.75%) Intershop
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Endeca
6 1 (3.13%) Omniture
6 1 (3.13%) RedPrairie
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
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