The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 101 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing E-business 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.40% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.53% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
E-business
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1431 1141 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.66% 74.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 681 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Manchester region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 Manchester region with a requirement for E-business.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) E-Business Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint