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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 95 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing E-business 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.076% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £377
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+143.75% -
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
1459 989 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.44% 75.55% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 596 457
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-business.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (25.00%) Teradata
5 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (16.67%) SmartStream
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) DB2
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) AIX
6 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (16.67%) Legal

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing E-business also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) E-Business Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Payroll Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (16.67%) SmartStream
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica