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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 29 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.31% 34.86% 45.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.85% 46.91% 57.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 1
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£363 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.41% -24.28%
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
94 81 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.31% 74.31% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 15
Average daily rate £350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -78.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 35 (59.32%) HTML
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (49.15%) Java
4 28 (47.46%) XHTML
5 25 (42.37%) CSS
6 21 (35.59%) SQL
6 21 (35.59%) IBM
7 20 (33.90%) J2EE
7 20 (33.90%) Retail
8 19 (32.20%) WebSphere
9 17 (28.81%) W3C
9 17 (28.81%) Semantic HTML
10 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.42%) Time Management
11 14 (23.73%) JSTL
11 14 (23.73%) Project Management
11 14 (23.73%) JSP
12 13 (22.03%) UNIX
12 13 (22.03%) DB2
12 13 (22.03%) Linux
13 12 (20.34%) XML
14 11 (18.64%) OO
15 10 (16.95%) MQSeries
15 10 (16.95%) Internet
15 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
15 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
15 10 (16.95%) User Experience
16 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (15.25%) Change Management
16 9 (15.25%) Ajax

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (32.20%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.95%) MQSeries
3 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (11.86%) CMS
4 7 (11.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Tridion
2 3 (5.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) DB2
2 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.86%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Ant
2 7 (11.86%) JUnit
2 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
2 7 (11.86%) Log4j
2 7 (11.86%) Subversion
2 7 (11.86%) Grunt
2 7 (11.86%) Bower
3 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 20 (33.90%) Retail
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Web Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Magento Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) DBA
8 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) HTML
2 28 (47.46%) XHTML
3 25 (42.37%) CSS
4 20 (33.90%) J2EE
5 17 (28.81%) Semantic HTML
6 14 (23.73%) JSP
6 14 (23.73%) JSTL
7 12 (20.34%) XML
8 9 (15.25%) Ajax
8 9 (15.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (11.86%) EJB
9 7 (11.86%) XMLBeans
9 7 (11.86%) Sass
9 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.86%) Struts
9 7 (11.86%) JMS
9 7 (11.86%) XSLT
9 7 (11.86%) Servlets
9 7 (11.86%) JDBC
10 4 (6.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) W3C
2 10 (16.95%) User Experience
3 7 (11.86%) Web 2.0
4 4 (6.78%) PMI
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) RIA
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
7 1 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.69%) Animation
7 1 (1.69%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) UNIX
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) HPUX
2 7 (11.86%) Solaris
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (25.42%) Time Management
2 14 (23.73%) Project Management
3 11 (18.64%) OO
4 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
5 9 (15.25%) Change Management
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.56%) Content Management
7 7 (11.86%) RAD
7 7 (11.86%) UML
8 6 (10.17%) MVC
9 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Open Source
10 3 (5.08%) OO PHP
10 3 (5.08%) DevOps
10 3 (5.08%) System Testing
11 2 (3.39%) SDLC
11 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
2 29 (49.15%) Java
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Perl
4 7 (11.86%) XPath
4 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) Clojure
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) Python
7 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) IBM
2 7 (11.86%) Interwoven
2 7 (11.86%) ATG
2 7 (11.86%) Blue Martini
2 7 (11.86%) Elastic Path
3 6 (10.17%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) HP
4 3 (5.08%) Zend
5 1 (1.69%) hybris
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Omniture
5 1 (1.69%) Google
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