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 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 10 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 13 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.56% 28.72% 44.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.68% 40.30% 61.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.87 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.57% +38.16%
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
95 67 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 69.85% 71.28% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 31
Average daily rate £413 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £230 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 34 (68.00%) Retail
2 26 (52.00%) Finance
3 24 (48.00%) Manufacturing
4 23 (46.00%) User Experience
5 19 (38.00%) HTML
6 14 (28.00%) Java
6 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) Photoshop
7 12 (24.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (24.00%) Information Architecture
7 12 (24.00%) OmniGraffle
7 12 (24.00%) Axure RP
8 11 (22.00%) SQL
9 10 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
10 9 (18.00%) XML
11 8 (16.00%) UNIX
11 8 (16.00%) Degree
12 7 (14.00%) HTML5
12 7 (14.00%) MQSeries
12 7 (14.00%) J2EE
12 7 (14.00%) B2B
12 7 (14.00%) IBM
13 6 (12.00%) XHTML
13 6 (12.00%) B2C
13 6 (12.00%) Project Management
13 6 (12.00%) W3C
13 6 (12.00%) Oracle
13 6 (12.00%) JSP
13 6 (12.00%) Usability Testing

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (14.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Photoshop
1 12 (24.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (24.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) DHCP
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) DB2
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (8.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.00%) Log4j
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) Ant
3 3 (6.00%) JUnit
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (68.00%) Retail
2 26 (52.00%) Finance
3 24 (48.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (12.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (12.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Tester
4 4 (8.00%) Digital Designer
5 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) CSS
3 9 (18.00%) XML
4 7 (14.00%) HTML5
4 7 (14.00%) J2EE
5 6 (12.00%) XHTML
5 6 (12.00%) JSP
5 6 (12.00%) JSTL
5 6 (12.00%) Semantic HTML
6 5 (10.00%) SOAP
7 4 (8.00%) Flash
7 4 (8.00%) Ajax
7 4 (8.00%) jQuery
7 4 (8.00%) JSON
7 4 (8.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) CSS3
8 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.00%) Spring
8 3 (6.00%) XMLBeans
8 3 (6.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) W3C
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) HPUX
2 3 (6.00%) Solaris
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Information Architecture
2 10 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 7 (14.00%) B2B
4 6 (12.00%) B2C
4 6 (12.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Usability Testing
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) System Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Content Management
6 4 (8.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.00%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.00%) Change Control
9 1 (2.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) Java
1 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) XPath
4 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (6.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) IBM
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) hybris
4 3 (6.00%) Interwoven
4 3 (6.00%) Sun
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Retek
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