The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00
E-business
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 994 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.43% 85.40% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 682 328
Median daily rate £413 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 42
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the Cheshire region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Cheshire region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for E-business.

1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) JDBC
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) JBoss
1 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Middleware
1 11 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
1 11 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (100.00%) JSON
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) REST
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) Apache Camel

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) JBoss
1 11 (100.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (72.73%) Technical Architect
3 7 (63.64%) Digital Architect
4 6 (54.55%) Digital Technical Architect
5 4 (36.36%) Java Architect
6 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) HTML5
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
1 11 (100.00%) JDBC
1 11 (100.00%) JSON
1 11 (100.00%) Middleware
1 11 (100.00%) REST
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) OpenUP
5 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle