Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 103 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.06% 5.47% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 6.80% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 38
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £313
90th Percentile £571 £611 £621
East of England median daily rate £475 £500 £470
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £17.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year - -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 1,191 1,000 1,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.69% 80.45% 79.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 515 554
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.18% +3.29%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £261
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 65 53
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.27% - +26.32%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.31 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.88 £52.50 £52.45
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +16.67% +20.00%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 62 £413 +3.13% 8
Welwyn Garden City -1 17 £544 +55.36% 5
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £388 - 1
St Albans -1 1 £400 +33.33% 3
Hatfield -8 1 £525 - 1
E-Commerce
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 53 (51.46%) Java
2 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.86%) Retail
4 29 (28.16%) DNA
5 27 (26.21%) WebSphere
6 26 (25.24%) IBM
7 25 (24.27%) Magento
8 22 (21.36%) hybris
9 21 (20.39%) TDD
9 21 (20.39%) J2EE
9 21 (20.39%) Scrum
10 20 (19.42%) PHP
10 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
11 19 (18.45%) HTML
12 17 (16.50%) CSS
12 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
13 16 (15.53%) Kanban
13 16 (15.53%) Linux
13 16 (15.53%) Finance
14 15 (14.56%) Project Management
14 15 (14.56%) DB2
14 15 (14.56%) XHTML
14 15 (14.56%) BDD
14 15 (14.56%) DevOps
14 15 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (13.59%) Waterfall
15 14 (13.59%) OO
15 14 (13.59%) SQL
16 13 (12.62%) REST

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 27 (26.21%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (9.71%) Apache
4 6 (5.83%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.85%) Confluence
6 4 (3.88%) CMS
6 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.91%) Commerce Server
7 3 (2.91%) JBoss
7 3 (2.91%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.97%) IIS
9 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.94%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Magento
2 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.94%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.94%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.85%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (4.85%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.85%) PaaS
3 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) HTTP
2 4 (3.88%) Firewall
3 3 (2.91%) SSL
4 2 (1.94%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) DB2
2 12 (11.65%) MySQL
3 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.77%) DbVisualizer
5 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.94%) Big Data
8 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.97%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.97%) QlikView
9 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) JIRA
3 8 (7.77%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.80%) Subversion
5 5 (4.85%) Selenium
6 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.88%) gulp
6 4 (3.88%) JMeter
6 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.91%) Ant
7 3 (2.91%) Axure RP
7 3 (2.91%) Firebug
7 3 (2.91%) Grunt
7 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.91%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.91%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.91%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.91%) The Grinder
8 2 (1.94%) Mockito
8 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (37.86%) Retail
2 16 (15.53%) Finance
3 6 (5.83%) Advertising
3 6 (5.83%) Marketing
4 4 (3.88%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.59%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Architect
5 9 (8.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Magento Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Tester
8 5 (4.85%) Designer
8 5 (4.85%) Digital Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce Architect
8 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (3.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) J2EE
2 19 (18.45%) HTML
3 17 (16.50%) CSS
4 15 (14.56%) XHTML
5 13 (12.62%) REST
6 10 (9.71%) SOAP
7 8 (7.77%) jQuery
7 8 (7.77%) LAMP
7 8 (7.77%) Web Services
8 7 (6.80%) .NET
8 7 (6.80%) Sass
8 7 (6.80%) Spring
8 7 (6.80%) XSL
9 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.83%) JSP
9 6 (5.83%) LESS
9 6 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.85%) Kafka
10 5 (4.85%) RESTEasy
10 5 (4.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) User Experience
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.91%) NHS
4 3 (2.91%) Vector Graphics
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) W3C
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Linux
2 11 (10.68%) Unix
3 4 (3.88%) AIX
4 1 (0.97%) HPUX
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Solaris
4 1 (0.97%) SUSE
4 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) DNA
3 21 (20.39%) Scrum
3 21 (20.39%) TDD
4 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (15.53%) Kanban
6 15 (14.56%) BDD
6 15 (14.56%) DevOps
6 15 (14.56%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (14.56%) Project Management
7 14 (13.59%) OO
7 14 (13.59%) Waterfall
8 13 (12.62%) Time Management
9 12 (11.65%) Front End Development
9 12 (11.65%) Microservices
10 10 (9.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (9.71%) Presales
11 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.74%) Open Source
11 9 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (51.46%) Java
2 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (19.42%) PHP
3 14 (13.59%) SQL
4 12 (11.65%) Java 8
5 7 (6.80%) Scala
6 5 (4.85%) C#
7 4 (3.88%) Perl
7 4 (3.88%) Python
8 3 (2.91%) AWK
8 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) BeanShell
9 2 (1.94%) R
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby
10 1 (0.97%) ES6
10 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.97%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) GDPR
2 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.91%) PMO
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Docker
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Grafana
2 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 2 (1.94%) Nagios
2 2 (1.94%) Nessus
2 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) IBM
2 22 (21.36%) hybris
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle
4 8 (7.77%) Zend
5 5 (4.85%) Google
5 5 (4.85%) Intershop
5 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.88%) VMware
7 3 (2.91%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.91%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.91%) New Relic
8 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.94%) Omniture
8 2 (1.94%) Optimizely
8 2 (1.94%) SAP
8 2 (1.94%) Sophos
8 2 (1.94%) Sun
8 2 (1.94%) Zscaler
9 1 (0.97%) Dell
9 1 (0.97%) HP