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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 10 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.45% 20.63% 39.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 24.44% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Median daily rate £465 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £363 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
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
92 135 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.44% 84.38% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 40
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 22 (68.75%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
4 17 (53.13%) Java
4 17 (53.13%) Retail
5 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) MVC
7 11 (34.38%) XML
7 11 (34.38%) Front End Development
8 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 10 (31.25%) SQL
8 10 (31.25%) J2EE
9 8 (25.00%) DB2
9 8 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (25.00%) jQuery
10 7 (21.88%) Web Development
10 7 (21.88%) JSP
10 7 (21.88%) XHTML
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) User Experience
11 6 (18.75%) CSS3
11 6 (18.75%) Unix
11 6 (18.75%) Struts
12 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
12 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
12 5 (15.63%) Spring
12 5 (15.63%) Magento
12 5 (15.63%) hybris
12 5 (15.63%) Ant
12 5 (15.63%) Internet

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 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Ant
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
2 3 (9.38%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Appium
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) Protractor
4 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 17 (53.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Architect
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Java Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 10 (31.25%) J2EE
5 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) JSP
6 7 (21.88%) XHTML
7 6 (18.75%) CSS3
7 6 (18.75%) Struts
8 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
8 5 (15.63%) Spring
9 4 (12.50%) EJB
9 4 (12.50%) LESS
9 4 (12.50%) Sass
10 3 (9.38%) Ajax
10 3 (9.38%) HTML5
10 3 (9.38%) React
11 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) W3C
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) MVC
3 11 (34.38%) Front End Development
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) SEO
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) Web Design
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) hybris
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) ATG
3 4 (12.50%) Percussion
4 3 (9.38%) Intershop
5 2 (6.25%) Zend
6 1 (3.13%) HP