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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 16 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.24% 35.42% 42.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.24% 43.22% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Average daily rate
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£288 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.76%
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
66 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.86% 81.94% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 39
Average daily rate £375 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing E-Commerce 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 E-Commerce.

1 17 (56.67%) User Experience
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) Information Architecture
4 8 (26.67%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (26.67%) Axure RP
5 6 (20.00%) JSTL
5 6 (20.00%) Retail
5 6 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) JSP
5 6 (20.00%) XHTML
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) IBM
6 5 (16.67%) W3C
6 5 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (13.33%) Worklight
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (13.33%) iPad
7 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
7 4 (13.33%) iOS SDK
7 4 (13.33%) CSS3
7 4 (13.33%) PhoneGap
7 4 (13.33%) Android
7 4 (13.33%) iPhone
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
7 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
7 4 (13.33%) iOS Development

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing E-Commerce 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 E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Axure RP
2 4 (13.33%) Xcode
3 3 (10.00%) Grunt
3 3 (10.00%) Bower
General
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) UX Designer
2 7 (23.33%) Designer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Web Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) CSS
1 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) JSTL
2 6 (20.00%) JSP
2 6 (20.00%) XHTML
3 5 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
4 4 (13.33%) Worklight
4 4 (13.33%) Android SDK
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) iOS SDK
4 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 4 (13.33%) PhoneGap
5 3 (10.00%) Sass
5 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) Symfony
6 2 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) W3C
3 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (13.33%) iPhone
3 4 (13.33%) iPad
3 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Information Architecture
2 6 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Android Development
3 4 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) B2C
5 2 (6.67%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (10.00%) hybris
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
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