Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -33 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 62 139 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.93% 8.73% 8.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 10.52% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 67 55
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.60% +6.90%
10th Percentile £369 £213 £151
90th Percentile £574 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £463 £463 £450
% change year-on-year - +2.78% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £10.38 - -
East of England median hourly rate £10.44 - £14.65

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 1,295 1,321 1,126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.12% 82.93% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 677 635
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £212 £205 £214
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 62 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -42.64% +53.57%
10th Percentile £12.53 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.65 £47.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +14.29% +27.75%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -11 30 £400 -5.88% 11
Welwyn Garden City -11 19 £563 +95.65% 1
Hatfield +6 4 £600 - 4
Hemel Hempstead -6 2 £188 -50.00% 1
Borehamwood - 1 £488 - 2
E-Commerce
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Retail
3 17 (27.42%) User Experience
4 14 (22.58%) Java
5 11 (17.74%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.13%) SOAP
6 10 (16.13%) TDD
6 10 (16.13%) Microservices
6 10 (16.13%) REST
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) DevOps
7 9 (14.52%) Java 8
7 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) Kanban
7 9 (14.52%) HTML
7 9 (14.52%) CSS
8 8 (12.90%) hybris
9 7 (11.29%) Wireframes
9 7 (11.29%) DNA
9 7 (11.29%) Degree
10 6 (9.68%) jQuery
10 6 (9.68%) Analytics
10 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
11 5 (8.06%) CSS3
11 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (8.06%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (8.06%) Axure RP
11 5 (8.06%) Information Architecture

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 2 (3.23%) CMS
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Mule
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.84%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (4.84%) InVision
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.61%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) npm
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Essbase
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Bower
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Grunt
3 1 (1.61%) gulp
3 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (45.16%) Retail
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Designer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) UI Designer
6 5 (8.06%) UX Designer
7 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Designer
8 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) REST
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
2 9 (14.52%) CSS
2 9 (14.52%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) jQuery
4 5 (8.06%) CSS3
4 5 (8.06%) HTML5
5 3 (4.84%) RESTful
5 3 (4.84%) Sass
5 3 (4.84%) Web Services
6 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.23%) Spring
6 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.23%) XHTML
7 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.61%) Handlebars
7 1 (1.61%) LESS
7 1 (1.61%) RAML
7 1 (1.61%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Animation
3 3 (4.84%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Android
1 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) Scrum
3 10 (16.13%) Microservices
3 10 (16.13%) TDD
4 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.52%) DevOps
4 9 (14.52%) Kanban
4 9 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.29%) DNA
5 7 (11.29%) Wireframes
6 6 (9.68%) Analytics
7 5 (8.06%) Information Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) MVC
7 5 (8.06%) Qualitative Research
7 5 (8.06%) Quantitative Research
7 5 (8.06%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.06%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Change Management
8 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) Java 8
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) hybris
2 5 (8.06%) Adobe
3 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Omniture
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.61%) Demandware
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Xerox