The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 11 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.08% 4.76% 6.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.27% 5.49% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Median daily rate £384 £344 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.63% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £295 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 91 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.72% 86.67% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £301 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 14
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Chester

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce 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 Chester region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (20.00%) Kanban
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.00%) Puppet
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.00%) Django
7 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.00%) MySQL

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (8.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (8.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Hudson
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Protractor
3 1 (4.00%) QUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Angular Developer
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) Django
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) CSS3
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) JSTL
4 2 (8.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) Struts
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) LESS
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Kanban
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) RAD
6 2 (8.00%) RUP
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
2 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.00%) hybris
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
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