The table below looks at the statistics for Commerce Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Commerce Server over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Commerce Server
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Commerce Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £463 £418
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Commerce Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.84% 20.57% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 44
Average daily rate £363 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Average hourly rate £12.75 £45.50 £31.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.97% +45.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.20 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.96 £46.09 £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%