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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 37 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 24.03% 29.35% 30.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.84% 38.03% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
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
124 71 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 80.52% 77.17% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 17
Average daily rate £363 £335 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -19.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 39 (66.10%) HTML
2 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
3 32 (54.24%) CSS
4 29 (49.15%) XHTML
5 24 (40.68%) Java
6 20 (33.90%) W3C
6 20 (33.90%) Retail
6 20 (33.90%) Semantic HTML
7 17 (28.81%) User Experience
8 16 (27.12%) IBM
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 15 (25.42%) J2EE
9 15 (25.42%) JSP
9 15 (25.42%) JSTL
10 12 (20.34%) Degree
10 12 (20.34%) WebSphere
11 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.64%) OO
11 11 (18.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (16.95%) Time Management
12 10 (16.95%) Linux
12 10 (16.95%) DB2
12 10 (16.95%) Change Management
13 9 (15.25%) CMS
13 9 (15.25%) MySQL
13 9 (15.25%) XML
13 9 (15.25%) UNIX
13 9 (15.25%) Internet
13 9 (15.25%) Project Management
13 9 (15.25%) Grunt

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (20.34%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.25%) CMS
2 9 (15.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (11.86%) MQSeries
4 5 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) Drupal
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Tridion
2 3 (5.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) DB2
2 9 (15.25%) MySQL
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.08%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Grunt
1 9 (15.25%) Bower
2 4 (6.78%) Ant
2 4 (6.78%) JUnit
2 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.78%) Log4j
2 4 (6.78%) Xcode
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (33.90%) Retail
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Web Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Magento Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) HTML
2 32 (54.24%) CSS
3 29 (49.15%) XHTML
4 20 (33.90%) Semantic HTML
5 15 (25.42%) JSP
5 15 (25.42%) J2EE
5 15 (25.42%) JSTL
6 11 (18.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (15.25%) Sass
7 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
7 9 (15.25%) XML
8 6 (10.17%) Ajax
9 5 (8.47%) LAMP
10 4 (6.78%) XMLBeans
10 4 (6.78%) EJB
10 4 (6.78%) HTML5
10 4 (6.78%) iOS SDK
10 4 (6.78%) CSS3
10 4 (6.78%) PhoneGap
10 4 (6.78%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) W3C
2 17 (28.81%) User Experience
3 4 (6.78%) iPad
3 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.78%) Web 2.0
3 4 (6.78%) PMI
3 4 (6.78%) iPhone
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) RIA
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
6 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.69%) Animation
6 1 (1.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) HPUX
3 4 (6.78%) Solaris
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) OO
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) Change Management
2 10 (16.95%) Time Management
3 9 (15.25%) Project Management
4 6 (10.17%) MVC
4 6 (10.17%) UML
4 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.47%) Content Management
6 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.78%) RAD
6 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.78%) Android Development
6 4 (6.78%) iOS Development
6 4 (6.78%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.08%) OO PHP
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps
7 3 (5.08%) System Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) PHP
5 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.78%) XPath
5 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.78%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) IBM
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Interwoven
3 4 (6.78%) ATG
3 4 (6.78%) Blue Martini
3 4 (6.78%) Elastic Path
4 3 (5.08%) Zend
4 3 (5.08%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Omniture
6 1 (1.69%) Google
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