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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Commerce Server over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 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
1 Jun 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £385
% change year-on-year
-26.35% +23.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
98 75 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.02% 17.61% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 43
Median daily rate £355 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.31 £32.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.94% +8.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%