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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 26 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 18.57% 40.46% 28.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.21% 51.46% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -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 £27.50 £33.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-17.91% -7.58%
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
112 103 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 80.00% 78.63% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 30
Average daily rate £375 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% -17.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.86 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +116.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 (52.38%) HTML
1 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) XHTML
3 17 (40.48%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) User Experience
4 13 (30.95%) JSP
4 13 (30.95%) Retail
4 13 (30.95%) JSTL
5 11 (26.19%) W3C
5 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
6 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (23.81%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Change Management
7 9 (21.43%) CMS
7 9 (21.43%) Bower
7 9 (21.43%) Grunt
7 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (21.43%) Sass
7 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 8 (19.05%) OO
9 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 7 (16.67%) MySQL
9 7 (16.67%) IBM
10 6 (14.29%) J2EE
10 6 (14.29%) Internet
10 6 (14.29%) Linux
10 6 (14.29%) Time Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (21.43%) CMS
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Bower
1 9 (21.43%) Grunt
2 4 (9.52%) Xcode
3 2 (4.76%) Gradle
4 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.38%) Log4j
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (30.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Magento Developer
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Designer
8 1 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Web Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) XHTML
4 13 (30.95%) JSP
4 13 (30.95%) JSTL
5 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
6 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (21.43%) Sass
7 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (11.90%) LAMP
10 4 (9.52%) Web Services
10 4 (9.52%) Android SDK
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5
10 4 (9.52%) iOS SDK
10 4 (9.52%) CSS3
10 4 (9.52%) PhoneGap
10 4 (9.52%) Worklight
11 3 (7.14%) XSL
12 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) User Experience
2 11 (26.19%) W3C
3 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.52%) iPhone
3 4 (9.52%) iPad
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 2 (4.76%) PMI
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) RIA
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Android
2 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) HPUX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (21.43%) Change Management
2 8 (19.05%) Project Management
2 8 (19.05%) OO
3 6 (14.29%) Time Management
4 5 (11.90%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Android Development
5 4 (9.52%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Development
6 3 (7.14%) OO PHP
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) BPR
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (40.48%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 4 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.38%) Clojure
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Zend
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.38%) Elastic Path
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Blue Martini
4 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
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