Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for E-Commerce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited E-Commerce over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 79 69 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.93% 5.34% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 6.59% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 38
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £330 £250 £309
90th Percentile £569 £613 £579
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £10.38 - -
East of England median hourly rate £10.44 £17.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year -40.36% -90.00% +430.30%

E-Commerce is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,310 1,047 1,144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.72% 81.04% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 535 618
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £205 £213 £220
90th Percentile £569 £588 £541
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 67 46
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.84 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.88% -25.18% +14.11%
10th Percentile £10.91 £11.81 £9.63
90th Percentile £46.25 £45.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +13.57%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing E-Commerce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing E-Commerce in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Watford +4 39 £425 +6.25% 7
Welwyn Garden City +1 23 £563 +104.55% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £188 - 1
St Albans -4 1 £400 +33.33%
Hatfield -5 1 £525 - 2
Borehamwood - 1 £488 - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Retail
3 31 (39.24%) Java
4 21 (26.58%) Scrum
5 18 (22.78%) TDD
5 18 (22.78%) Kanban
6 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (20.25%) REST
7 16 (20.25%) DevOps
7 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
7 16 (20.25%) Java 8
8 15 (18.99%) HTML
8 15 (18.99%) CSS
9 14 (17.72%) User Experience
10 13 (16.46%) Microservices
10 13 (16.46%) SOAP
11 12 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
12 10 (12.66%) HTTP
12 10 (12.66%) MVC
13 9 (11.39%) WebSphere
13 9 (11.39%) IBM
13 9 (11.39%) Linux
13 9 (11.39%) OO
13 9 (11.39%) XHTML
13 9 (11.39%) PHP
13 9 (11.39%) J2EE
13 9 (11.39%) MySQL
13 9 (11.39%) Magento
14 8 (10.13%) Zend

E-Commerce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (11.39%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.13%) Apache
3 4 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.80%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.80%) Commerce Server
4 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.80%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.27%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (1.27%) InVision
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Magento
2 3 (3.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) npm
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) DB2
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) Essbase
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Axure RP
2 3 (3.80%) gulp
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
4 1 (1.27%) Grunt
4 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.27%) JMeter
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.27%) Mockito
4 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 34 (43.04%) Retail
2 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Designer
6 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
7 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Magento Developer
8 6 (7.59%) UX Designer
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Designer
9 5 (6.33%) UI Designer
10 3 (3.80%) Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Senior UX Designer
10 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Architect
11 2 (2.53%) Hybris Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) REST
2 15 (18.99%) CSS
2 15 (18.99%) HTML
3 13 (16.46%) SOAP
4 9 (11.39%) J2EE
4 9 (11.39%) XHTML
5 8 (10.13%) LAMP
6 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
6 7 (8.86%) Spring
6 7 (8.86%) XSL
7 6 (7.59%) jQuery
8 5 (6.33%) CSS3
8 5 (6.33%) HTML5
9 4 (5.06%) Web Services
10 3 (3.80%) Java EE
10 3 (3.80%) Sass
11 2 (2.53%) Handlebars
11 2 (2.53%) JSP
11 2 (2.53%) RESTful
11 2 (2.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.27%) Animation
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.27%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.27%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) AIX
2 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.27%) SUSE
2 1 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.27%) Unix
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Scrum
3 18 (22.78%) Kanban
3 18 (22.78%) TDD
4 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.25%) DevOps
6 13 (16.46%) Microservices
7 12 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.66%) MVC
8 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.39%) OO
10 8 (10.13%) DNA
10 8 (10.13%) OO PHP
10 8 (10.13%) Open Source
10 8 (10.13%) Project Management
11 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.86%) Prototyping
12 6 (7.59%) Analytics
12 6 (7.59%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) Java 8
2 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.39%) PHP
4 5 (6.33%) Scala
5 4 (5.06%) SQL
6 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) ES6
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) R
7 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.27%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) IBM
2 8 (10.13%) Zend
3 6 (7.59%) hybris
4 4 (5.06%) Omniture
4 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.80%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Optimizely
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Sun
7 1 (1.27%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) Dell
7 1 (1.27%) Demandware
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Tableau