The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 16 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 4 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.39% 21.05% 14.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 26.67% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £415 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.58 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.96% -6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 75 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 83.90% 78.95% 68.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 37
Median daily rate £463 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Watford

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) Retail
4 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
4 14 (36.84%) J2EE
4 14 (36.84%) Web Services
5 13 (34.21%) Unix
5 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (31.58%) Magento
6 12 (31.58%) IBM
7 11 (28.95%) Linux
7 11 (28.95%) CSS
8 10 (26.32%) MySQL
8 10 (26.32%) XHTML
9 9 (23.68%) OO
9 9 (23.68%) DB2
9 9 (23.68%) XML
9 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.05%) Time Management
10 8 (21.05%) JSON
10 8 (21.05%) PHP
10 8 (21.05%) SOAP
10 8 (21.05%) Internet
10 8 (21.05%) Project Management
10 8 (21.05%) Change Management
10 8 (21.05%) MVC
11 7 (18.42%) JMS
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.53%) CMS
4 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.89%) MQSeries
5 2 (5.26%) Drupal
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) NServiceBus
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) AdWords
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 9 (23.68%) DB2
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.89%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Ant
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Appium
3 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) JUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Log4j
4 3 (7.89%) Mockito
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (39.47%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Magento Developer
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce Manager
4 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Programme Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce Architect
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Process Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) J2EE
2 14 (36.84%) Web Services
3 11 (28.95%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) XHTML
5 9 (23.68%) XML
6 8 (21.05%) JSON
6 8 (21.05%) SOAP
7 7 (18.42%) JMS
8 6 (15.79%) EJB
8 6 (15.79%) JSP
8 6 (15.79%) Servlets
9 4 (10.53%) Ajax
9 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) XSL
9 4 (10.53%) XSLT
10 3 (7.89%) JDBC
10 3 (7.89%) JSTL
10 3 (7.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Unix
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) HPUX
3 3 (7.89%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) OO
3 8 (21.05%) Change Management
3 8 (21.05%) MVC
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Time Management
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) OO PHP
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
6 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Document Management
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) System Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.89%) Haskell
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) IBM
2 6 (15.79%) hybris
2 6 (15.79%) Zend
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) ATG
4 3 (7.89%) Blue Martini
4 3 (7.89%) Elastic Path
4 3 (7.89%) Interwoven
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Google