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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 12 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.54% 17.53% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.64% 25.76% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Median daily rate £525 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.50% +0.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%

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
88 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 84.62% 68.04% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 31
Median daily rate £450 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 33 (60.00%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (40.00%) HTML
2 22 (40.00%) IBM
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
3 21 (38.18%) Magento
4 19 (34.55%) WebSphere
4 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) J2EE
4 19 (34.55%) Unix
4 19 (34.55%) Linux
5 18 (32.73%) Retail
6 17 (30.91%) Web Services
6 17 (30.91%) MySQL
7 16 (29.09%) PHP
7 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
8 15 (27.27%) CSS
8 15 (27.27%) DB2
9 14 (25.45%) XHTML
10 12 (21.82%) OO
10 12 (21.82%) MVC
10 12 (21.82%) hybris
11 11 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (20.00%) Subversion
11 11 (20.00%) Time Management
11 11 (20.00%) Project Management
11 11 (20.00%) Ant
12 10 (18.18%) XML
12 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (18.18%) Finance

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 19 (34.55%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
3 7 (12.73%) Drupal
3 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.27%) CMS
5 3 (5.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
5 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Confluence
6 1 (1.82%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) AdWords
1 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Internet
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
3 5 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) MySQL
2 15 (27.27%) DB2
3 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.09%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.45%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.00%) Ant
2 11 (20.00%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) Appium
4 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.09%) Selenium
4 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 5 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 3 (5.45%) Log4j
5 3 (5.45%) Mockito
5 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (32.73%) Retail
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Architect
4 9 (16.36%) Magento Developer
5 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce Developer
5 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 7 (12.73%) Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Unix Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Programme Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Tester
8 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) HTML
2 19 (34.55%) J2EE
3 17 (30.91%) Web Services
4 15 (27.27%) CSS
5 14 (25.45%) XHTML
6 10 (18.18%) XML
7 8 (14.55%) JSON
7 8 (14.55%) SOAP
8 7 (12.73%) EJB
8 7 (12.73%) JMS
8 7 (12.73%) JSP
8 7 (12.73%) Servlets
8 7 (12.73%) XSL
9 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
9 5 (9.09%) LAMP
10 4 (7.27%) Ajax
10 4 (7.27%) RESTful
10 4 (7.27%) XSLT
11 3 (5.45%) JDBC
11 3 (5.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
1 19 (34.55%) Unix
2 7 (12.73%) AIX
2 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.45%) HPUX
3 3 (5.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) MVC
2 12 (21.82%) OO
3 11 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (20.00%) Project Management
3 11 (20.00%) Time Management
4 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) OO PHP
6 8 (14.55%) Change Management
7 7 (12.73%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
7 7 (12.73%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (9.09%) BDD
8 5 (9.09%) Coaching
8 5 (9.09%) Open Source
8 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.09%) System Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 16 (29.09%) PHP
5 7 (12.73%) Python
5 7 (12.73%) Ruby
6 4 (7.27%) Haskell
7 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Ansible
1 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) IBM
2 12 (21.82%) hybris
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 9 (16.36%) Zend
4 3 (5.45%) ATG
4 3 (5.45%) Blue Martini
4 3 (5.45%) Elastic Path
4 3 (5.45%) Interwoven
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Google