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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 1 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 30 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.03% 14.15% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.61% 20.83% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-39.62% +3.92%
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 72 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 82.88% 67.92% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 65
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.73 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.22% +87.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £32.09 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £41.63 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 36 (62.07%) Java
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) Magento
3 24 (41.38%) IBM
4 23 (39.66%) Linux
5 22 (37.93%) MySQL
6 21 (36.21%) SQL
6 21 (36.21%) Unix
7 20 (34.48%) PHP
7 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (32.76%) J2EE
8 19 (32.76%) Web Services
9 18 (31.03%) CSS
9 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
10 17 (29.31%) Retail
10 17 (29.31%) DB2
11 16 (27.59%) XHTML
11 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
12 15 (25.86%) MVC
13 14 (24.14%) OO
13 14 (24.14%) hybris
14 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (22.41%) Ant
14 13 (22.41%) Subversion
15 12 (20.69%) Oracle
16 11 (18.97%) XML
16 11 (18.97%) Zend
16 11 (18.97%) OO PHP
16 11 (18.97%) Relational Database

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 16 (27.59%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.24%) Apache
3 9 (15.52%) Drupal
3 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
4 7 (12.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.90%) Apache Spark
5 4 (6.90%) CMS
6 3 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (5.17%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.45%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.72%) Confluence
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) AdWords
1 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 9 (15.52%) Firewall
3 7 (12.07%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) MySQL
2 17 (29.31%) DB2
3 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.62%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.17%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Ant
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 6 (10.34%) JIRA
4 5 (8.62%) Appium
4 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.62%) Selenium
4 5 (8.62%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.62%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.17%) JUnit
5 3 (5.17%) Log4j
5 3 (5.17%) Mockito
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (29.31%) Retail
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Magento Developer
4 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (15.52%) Unix Architect
6 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce Manager
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 6 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.34%) PHP Magento Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
8 5 (8.62%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (8.62%) Programme Manager
8 5 (8.62%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (8.62%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (8.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 19 (32.76%) J2EE
2 19 (32.76%) Web Services
3 18 (31.03%) CSS
4 16 (27.59%) XHTML
5 11 (18.97%) XML
6 9 (15.52%) JSON
6 9 (15.52%) SOAP
6 9 (15.52%) XSL
7 7 (12.07%) EJB
7 7 (12.07%) JMS
7 7 (12.07%) JSP
7 7 (12.07%) LAMP
7 7 (12.07%) Servlets
8 5 (8.62%) Ajax
8 5 (8.62%) Gherkin
9 4 (6.90%) RESTful
9 4 (6.90%) XSLT
10 3 (5.17%) JDBC
10 3 (5.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 21 (36.21%) Unix
3 9 (15.52%) AIX
3 9 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) HPUX
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) MVC
3 14 (24.14%) OO
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (18.97%) OO PHP
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (15.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
7 9 (15.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
8 8 (13.79%) Time Management
9 7 (12.07%) Open Source
10 5 (8.62%) BDD
10 5 (8.62%) Coaching
10 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.62%) System Testing
10 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.21%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) PHP
5 9 (15.52%) Python
5 9 (15.52%) Ruby
6 4 (6.90%) Haskell
7 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) C#
9 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Ansible
1 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (15.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) IBM
2 14 (24.14%) hybris
3 12 (20.69%) Oracle
4 11 (18.97%) Zend
5 3 (5.17%) ATG
5 3 (5.17%) Blue Martini
5 3 (5.17%) Elastic Path
5 3 (5.17%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Google