Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Commerce Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Commerce Server over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Commerce Server
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 848 832
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16 -1
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 12 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.025% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.078% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 31
England median daily rate £325 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £406
90th Percentile £338 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £450
% change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Commerce Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15301 18338 18750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.75% 18.64% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10083 12082 12008
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £228
90th Percentile £606 £588 £573
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 477 568
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.95%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.34
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £42.83
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

Commerce Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Commerce Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Commerce Server in England

Commerce Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Commerce Server in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Commerce Server in England

Commerce Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commerce Server in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Commerce Server in England

Commerce Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commerce Server within the England region over the 6 months to 21 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 5 £325 -35.00%
North of England +82 3 - -
North West +23 3 - -
London -10 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Commerce Server
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Commerce Server 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 England region with a requirement for Commerce Server.

1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) EJB
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (8.33%) JRockit

Commerce Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Resource Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Dojo
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) JRockit
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Personalization
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore