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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 2 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.08% 10.08% 7.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 12.24% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Median daily rate £403 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £312 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £405 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.28% -1.72%

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
65 98 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 67.71% 82.35% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 74 76
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £242 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 15
Median hourly rate £32.56 £23.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.07% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.84 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Struts
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) JBoss
6 2 (14.29%) RAD

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 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Protractor
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSTL
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Struts
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) RAD
6 2 (14.29%) RUP
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.14%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) hybris