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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 27 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 34 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.58% 5.81% 6.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.16% 7.66% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 21
Median daily rate £525 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +4.43% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year +84.37% -34.02%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 475 509 534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.00% 75.86% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 270 280
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +130.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.16 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -12 8 £413 +0.60% 5
Hatfield -8 7 £525 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £140 - 2
Welwyn 0 1 - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 52 (54.74%) Java
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (43.16%) TDD
4 33 (34.74%) BDD
5 28 (29.47%) Scrum
6 25 (26.32%) Retail
7 24 (25.26%) HTML
8 20 (21.05%) Spring
9 19 (20.00%) Finance
9 19 (20.00%) Web Services
10 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
11 16 (16.84%) CSS
12 15 (15.79%) SQL
12 15 (15.79%) iPad
12 15 (15.79%) RESTful
13 13 (13.68%) Hibernate
13 13 (13.68%) PHP
13 13 (13.68%) Microservices
14 12 (12.63%) CRM
14 12 (12.63%) OO
15 11 (11.58%) REST
15 11 (11.58%) Concurrent Programming
16 10 (10.53%) Payment Gateway
16 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (10.53%) Scala
16 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (10.53%) Kanban
16 10 (10.53%) J2EE
16 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
16 10 (10.53%) Project Management

E-Commerce
Top Related 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 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.21%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.11%) nginx
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
5 1 (1.05%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.05%) MS Project
2 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (5.26%) Magento
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) PaaS
3 1 (1.05%) AdWords
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.05%) GitHub
3 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) Internet
2 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.26%) MySQL
2 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.11%) DB2
5 2 (2.11%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (2.11%) Redis
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) HBase
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.37%) JIRA
3 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.21%) FxCop
3 4 (4.21%) Moq
3 4 (4.21%) ReSharper
3 4 (4.21%) Selenium
3 4 (4.21%) StyleCop
4 3 (3.16%) Ant
4 3 (3.16%) JUnit
5 2 (2.11%) Appium
5 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.11%) Gradle
5 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.11%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.05%) gulp
6 1 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 25 (26.32%) Retail
2 19 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (46.32%) Developer
2 30 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.89%) Senior Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Agile Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Analyst
6 13 (13.68%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Senior Agile Developer
6 13 (13.68%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 12 (12.63%) Architect
8 11 (11.58%) AWS Developer
9 7 (7.37%) AWS Architect
9 7 (7.37%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) E-Commerce Manager
10 6 (6.32%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Programme Manager
10 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.26%) HTML
2 20 (21.05%) Spring
3 19 (20.00%) Web Services
4 16 (16.84%) CSS
5 15 (15.79%) RESTful
6 13 (13.68%) Hibernate
7 11 (11.58%) REST
8 10 (10.53%) J2EE
9 9 (9.47%) XML
10 7 (7.37%) JSON
11 6 (6.32%) SOAP
12 5 (5.26%) .NET
12 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.26%) Entity Framework
12 5 (5.26%) XSL
13 4 (4.21%) AutoMapper
13 4 (4.21%) Dapper ORM
13 4 (4.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) iPad
2 8 (8.42%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.21%) Contactless
5 4 (4.21%) EMV
6 3 (3.16%) Clustering
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.05%) RIA
7 1 (1.05%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Linux
2 4 (4.21%) Unix
3 2 (2.11%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) AIX
4 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (43.16%) TDD
3 33 (34.74%) BDD
4 28 (29.47%) Scrum
5 13 (13.68%) Microservices
6 12 (12.63%) CRM
6 12 (12.63%) OO
7 11 (11.58%) Concurrent Programming
8 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.53%) Kanban
8 10 (10.53%) Project Management
9 9 (9.47%) DevOps
9 9 (9.47%) Time Management
10 8 (8.42%) MVC
10 8 (8.42%) OOP
11 7 (7.37%) SOLID
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.32%) Refactoring
12 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (54.74%) Java
2 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.79%) SQL
4 13 (13.68%) PHP
5 10 (10.53%) Scala
6 5 (5.26%) C#
7 4 (4.21%) VBScript
8 3 (3.16%) C++
8 3 (3.16%) Go
8 3 (3.16%) Haskell
8 3 (3.16%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) ES6
9 2 (2.11%) Lua
10 1 (1.05%) C
10 1 (1.05%) Clojure
10 1 (1.05%) F#
10 1 (1.05%) Groovy
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.11%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.05%) Packer
3 1 (1.05%) Puppet
3 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle
3 6 (6.32%) hybris
4 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.21%) Omniture
4 4 (4.21%) Optimizely
5 3 (3.16%) Zend
6 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) Sun
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) JDA
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago