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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 14 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.03% 19.86% 32.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.08% 26.36% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 9
Median daily rate £520 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £371 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £33.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-25.75% +24.52%
E-Commerce
Hertfordshire

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
107 110 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 69.03% 75.34% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 37
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016, 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 18 (69.23%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Retail
4 13 (50.00%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) CSS
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
7 10 (38.46%) Web Services
7 10 (38.46%) XML
8 9 (34.62%) hybris
9 8 (30.77%) Magento
9 8 (30.77%) J2EE
9 8 (30.77%) MySQL
9 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 7 (26.92%) Oracle
10 7 (26.92%) JSP
11 6 (23.08%) Struts
11 6 (23.08%) Linux
11 6 (23.08%) PHP
11 6 (23.08%) DB2
11 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
11 6 (23.08%) IBM
11 6 (23.08%) jQuery
11 6 (23.08%) Spring
11 6 (23.08%) User Experience
12 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
12 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
12 5 (19.23%) Ant
12 5 (19.23%) Unix
13 4 (15.38%) EJB

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 4 (15.38%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) DB2
3 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Ant
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Appium
4 1 (3.85%) Protractor
4 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 16 (61.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.54%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Magento Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Magento Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Unix Architect
5 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 10 (38.46%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) J2EE
5 7 (26.92%) JSP
6 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) Spring
6 6 (23.08%) Struts
7 4 (15.38%) EJB
7 4 (15.38%) XHTML
8 3 (11.54%) Ajax
8 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) LAMP
8 3 (11.54%) XSL
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
9 2 (7.69%) Kendo UI
9 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) AIX
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) OO PHP
4 3 (11.54%) Open Source
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) SEO
4 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (11.54%) Web Design
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) OOD
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Ruby
6 2 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Ansible
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) hybris
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 4 (15.38%) ATG
4 4 (15.38%) Percussion
5 3 (11.54%) Intershop
5 3 (11.54%) Zend