The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 50 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 25 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.96% 2.93% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 3.99% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 7
Average daily rate £319 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £248 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £376 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
E-Commerce
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester 0 20 £319 -1.92% 8
Macclesfield - 1 £225 - 1
Northwich - - - -
Warrington - - - - 5
Wilmslow - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - -
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (35.85%) HTML
1 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
1 19 (35.85%) CSS
2 10 (18.87%) Java
2 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) TDD
3 9 (16.98%) MVC
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Scrum
4 8 (15.09%) Finance
4 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (13.21%) Photoshop
6 6 (11.32%) .NET
6 6 (11.32%) C#
6 6 (11.32%) Web Development
6 6 (11.32%) Spring
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.43%) Ajax
7 5 (9.43%) Retail
7 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.43%) RESTful
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (7.55%) Mingle
8 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.55%) HTTP
8 4 (7.55%) Web Services
8 4 (7.55%) J2EE
9 3 (5.66%) MySQL

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.66%) WordPress
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.55%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (3.77%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.77%) Informix
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) SQLite
6 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Maven
2 2 (3.77%) Hudson
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) Selenium
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Gradle
3 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Designer
4 7 (13.21%) Web Designer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
1 19 (35.85%) CSS
2 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) Spring
3 5 (9.43%) Ajax
3 5 (9.43%) RESTful
4 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 4 (7.55%) J2EE
5 3 (5.66%) XML
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.66%) JDBC
5 3 (5.66%) WSDL
5 3 (5.66%) SOAP
5 3 (5.66%) JAX-RPC
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) WCF
5 3 (5.66%) CSS3
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5
6 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Open Source
1 2 (3.77%) Online Banking
1 2 (3.77%) EPoS
1 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) UNIX
2 2 (3.77%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) TDD
2 9 (16.98%) MVC
3 8 (15.09%) Scrum
3 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (11.32%) Web Development
5 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.66%) ETL
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.66%) BDD
7 2 (3.77%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.77%) User Stories
7 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Kanban
7 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.87%) Java
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) hybris
2 2 (3.77%) RightScale
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.77%) Sybase
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) JBoss
3 1 (1.89%) ATG
3 1 (1.89%) Zend
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