Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 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
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 33 14
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 +28
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 82 7 120
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.11% 2.08% 8.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.52% 2.37% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 3 44
10th Percentile £463 £405 £325
25th Percentile £525 £431 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £525 £538
90th Percentile " " £588
East of England median daily rate £550 £350 £481
% change year-on-year +57.14% -27.27% +1.32%

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 712 295 1,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 87.79% 87.54% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 146 655
10th Percentile £231 £257 £263
25th Percentile £363 £331 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £448 £450
Median % change year-on-year +6.15% -0.56% +7.46%
75th Percentile £588 £525 £513
90th Percentile £675 £588 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 28 54
10th Percentile £12.23 £13.35 £10.41
25th Percentile £13.63 £29.31 £11.17
Median hourly rate £36.75 £45.00 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year -18.33% +160.87% -0.71%
75th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £57.20 £66.00 £49.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £45.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -60.56% +160.87% -1.43%

E-Commerce
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing E-Commerce in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for E-Commerce in Hertfordshire

E-Commerce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing E-Commerce in Hertfordshire.

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 26 September 2021. 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 +8 73 £600 - 13
Hatfield -5 2 £513 +2.50% 3
E-Commerce
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 40 (48.78%) Retail
2 37 (45.12%) Social Skills
3 36 (43.90%) Java
4 30 (36.59%) AWS
4 30 (36.59%) DevOps
5 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (32.93%) Terraform
7 26 (31.71%) Xerox
7 26 (31.71%) Kubernetes
7 26 (31.71%) IBM Domino
8 25 (30.49%) Jenkins
8 25 (30.49%) Infrastructure as Code
9 24 (29.27%) Docker
10 21 (25.61%) hybris
11 20 (24.39%) GCP
12 19 (23.17%) Python
13 18 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
15 15 (18.29%) Magento
16 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
16 14 (17.07%) JIRA
16 14 (17.07%) OO
16 14 (17.07%) Decision-Making
16 14 (17.07%) Go
17 13 (15.85%) Ansible
17 13 (15.85%) Puppet
17 13 (15.85%) HTML
17 13 (15.85%) Content Management
18 12 (14.63%) TypeScript
18 12 (14.63%) AWS CloudFormation

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 26 (31.71%) IBM Domino
2 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.76%) Confluence
4 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 3 (3.66%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) CoreMedia CMS
7 1 (1.22%) JBoss
7 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Magento
2 7 (8.54%) Shopify
3 3 (3.66%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) AWS
2 20 (24.39%) GCP
3 12 (14.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (8.54%) SaaS
4 7 (8.54%) Serverless
5 6 (7.32%) Apigee
6 4 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (4.88%) Azure
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Akamai
7 1 (1.22%) Attraqt
7 1 (1.22%) CloudTest
7 1 (1.22%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) DB2
1 8 (9.76%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.07%) JIRA
3 10 (12.20%) CircleCI
3 10 (12.20%) Travis CI
4 7 (8.54%) Cypress.io
4 7 (8.54%) ESLint
4 7 (8.54%) Selenium
4 7 (8.54%) webpack
5 6 (7.32%) REST Assured
6 5 (6.10%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.66%) Maven
8 3 (3.66%) Postman
9 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (1.22%) Grunt
9 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.22%) JMeter
9 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (48.78%) Retail
2 37 (45.12%) Social Skills
3 11 (13.41%) Presentation Skills
4 10 (12.20%) Organisational Skills
5 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.32%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (6.10%) Finance
8 2 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 14 (17.07%) E-Commerce Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (12.20%) Tester
6 8 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (8.54%) React Developer
8 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce Tester
8 6 (7.32%) Manual Tester
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce Manager
10 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) Product Manager
12 2 (2.44%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
12 2 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) HTML
2 11 (13.41%) RESTful
3 10 (12.20%) CSS
3 10 (12.20%) React
4 9 (10.98%) Node.js
5 8 (9.76%) Sass
6 7 (8.54%) CSS3
6 7 (8.54%) HTML5
6 7 (8.54%) Jest
6 7 (8.54%) Next.js
6 7 (8.54%) Redux
7 6 (7.32%) Spring
7 6 (7.32%) Web Services
8 5 (6.10%) XML
9 4 (4.88%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.66%) Flash
10 3 (3.66%) J2EE
10 3 (3.66%) Spring Boot
11 2 (2.44%) JSON
11 2 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Public Cloud
2 8 (9.76%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.88%) User Experience
4 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.44%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) Vector Graphics
6 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) DevOps
2 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.49%) Infrastructure as Code
4 18 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (17.07%) Decision-Making
5 14 (17.07%) OO
6 13 (15.85%) Content Management
7 12 (14.63%) Architectural Design
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.20%) Microservices
10 9 (10.98%) Regression Testing
10 9 (10.98%) Sprint Planning
10 9 (10.98%) System Testing
10 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
11 8 (9.76%) Time Management
12 7 (8.54%) Front End Development
12 7 (8.54%) Pair Programming
12 7 (8.54%) SEO
12 7 (8.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) Java
2 19 (23.17%) Python
3 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.07%) Go
5 12 (14.63%) TypeScript
6 10 (12.20%) SQL
7 9 (10.98%) PHP
8 7 (8.54%) C#
8 7 (8.54%) ES6
9 3 (3.66%) Groovy
9 3 (3.66%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby
9 3 (3.66%) Scala
10 2 (2.44%) Java 11
10 2 (2.44%) Java 8
11 1 (1.22%) AWK
11 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) Accessibility
2 2 (2.44%) PMO
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) NIST
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (32.93%) Terraform
2 26 (31.71%) Kubernetes
3 13 (15.85%) Ansible
3 13 (15.85%) Puppet
4 3 (3.66%) Grafana
5 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Xerox
2 21 (25.61%) hybris
3 9 (10.98%) IBM
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) SAP
6 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.66%) New Relic
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.22%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.22%) Sitecore