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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 14 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 12.07% 36.45% 42.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 43.82% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
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£413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-40.51% -4.91%
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
72 89 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.07% 83.18% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 35
Average daily rate £413 £431 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram 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 January 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 22 (57.89%) User Experience
2 16 (42.11%) Retail
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Information Architecture
4 12 (31.58%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (31.58%) Axure RP
5 11 (28.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
5 11 (28.95%) Photoshop
6 10 (26.32%) Competitor Analysis
7 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.05%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
9 6 (15.79%) HTML5
9 6 (15.79%) Java
9 6 (15.79%) B2C
10 5 (13.16%) Internet
10 5 (13.16%) B2B
10 5 (13.16%) JSP
10 5 (13.16%) XHTML
10 5 (13.16%) JSTL
11 4 (10.53%) Marketing
11 4 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (10.53%) OO
11 4 (10.53%) J2EE
11 4 (10.53%) MySQL
11 4 (10.53%) W3C
11 4 (10.53%) IBM

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) OmniGraffle
2 11 (28.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (28.95%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) MS Office
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.26%) Grunt
2 2 (5.26%) Bower
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.26%) Log4j
2 2 (5.26%) Xcode
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 16 (42.11%) Retail
2 13 (34.21%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Designer
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) UX Designer
4 5 (13.16%) User Experience Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Digital Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) CSS
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) JSTL
3 5 (13.16%) JSP
3 5 (13.16%) XHTML
4 4 (10.53%) J2EE
4 4 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Worklight
5 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
5 2 (5.26%) Symfony
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) iOS SDK
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) CSS3
5 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
5 2 (5.26%) Sass
5 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (57.89%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) W3C
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) HPUX
1 2 (5.26%) Solaris
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Information Architecture
2 10 (26.32%) Competitor Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) Usability Testing
3 6 (15.79%) B2C
4 5 (13.16%) B2B
5 4 (10.53%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (5.26%) Stress Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Android Development
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) hybris
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.26%) Sun
3 2 (5.26%) Interwoven
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
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