The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 40 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 28 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.37% 3.64% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.92% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 22
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £413 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.08% +50.00%
E-Commerce
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
606 610 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 72.92% 73.94% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 291 333
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.56 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.78% -24.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £14.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +13 12 £350 -6.66% 8
Warrington -13 5 £365 +12.30% 2
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Northwich - - - - 3
Crewe - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 2
Alderley Edge - - - - 2
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
4 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.55%) Web Development
5 8 (14.55%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) HTML
6 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.73%) CSS
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.91%) Retail
7 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (9.09%) C#
8 5 (9.09%) Replication
8 5 (9.09%) Finance
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) TDD
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.27%) MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Java
9 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.45%) MySQL
10 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) nginx
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
1 2 (3.64%) Route 53
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) DHCP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
1 2 (3.64%) Hudson
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Analyst
3 12 (21.82%) Business Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) DBA
5 9 (16.36%) SQL DBA
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Lead Tester
9 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Magento Developer
9 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) HTML
2 7 (12.73%) CSS
3 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) Ajax
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) REST
4 2 (3.64%) CSS3
4 2 (3.64%) Kafka
4 2 (3.64%) Akka
4 2 (3.64%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.82%) Laravel
5 1 (1.82%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) JSON
5 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.82%) Symfony
5 1 (1.82%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.82%) LINQ
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Replication
2 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) EPoS
4 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) CentOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) Web Development
3 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.09%) TDD
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
4 5 (9.09%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) MVC
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
5 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
7 2 (3.64%) OO
7 2 (3.64%) DSDM
7 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) Java
6 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) PHP5
7 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
1 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle
1 2 (3.64%) SAP
1 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
1 2 (3.64%) Zend
1 2 (3.64%) RightScale
2 1 (1.82%) hybris
2 1 (1.82%) VMware
2 1 (1.82%) Dell
2 1 (1.82%) NetApp
2 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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