The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce 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-Commerce over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 48 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 45 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 4.56% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 6.22% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 30
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £30.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -8.39%
E-Commerce
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
1143 884 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.32% 73.30% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 468 349
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 32
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -28.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 2 £250 - 3
Wigan - 1 £363 -
Altrincham - - - - 3
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - - 5
Rochdale - - - - 2
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 7
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce.

1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.47%) Retail
3 24 (23.53%) HTML
4 21 (20.59%) CSS
4 21 (20.59%) Web Services
5 20 (19.61%) PHP
6 19 (18.63%) SQL
6 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
7 17 (16.67%) Java
8 15 (14.71%) OO
9 14 (13.73%) XML
9 14 (13.73%) TDD
10 13 (12.75%) Subversion
10 13 (12.75%) MVC
10 13 (12.75%) Scrum
10 13 (12.75%) MySQL
10 13 (12.75%) jQuery
10 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
11 12 (11.76%) .NET
12 11 (10.78%) JSON
13 10 (9.80%) Linux
14 9 (8.82%) XSD
14 9 (8.82%) SOA
14 9 (8.82%) LAMP
14 9 (8.82%) Open Source
15 8 (7.84%) CMS
16 7 (6.86%) Project Management
16 7 (6.86%) XSLT
16 7 (6.86%) J2EE
16 7 (6.86%) C#

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing E-Commerce 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-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.84%) CMS
2 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.94%) Confluence
3 3 (2.94%) Drupal
4 2 (1.96%) Node.js
4 2 (1.96%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) SAS
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SPSS
1 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Magento
2 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.96%) QlikView
5 2 (1.96%) OLAP
5 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) OLTP
5 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.98%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.98%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.98%) Redis
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.98%) SQLite
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Subversion
1 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.90%) Selenium
3 4 (3.92%) JIRA
3 4 (3.92%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.92%) Behat
3 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.96%) Xcode
4 2 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 27 (26.47%) Retail
2 7 (6.86%) Marketing
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) German Language
5 2 (1.96%) Back Office
5 2 (1.96%) Games
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 14 (13.73%) Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) PHP Developer
5 9 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Tester
7 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Magento Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.90%) QA Tester
8 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Xamarin Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Magento Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Architect
9 3 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (2.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (2.94%) iOS Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) HTML
2 21 (20.59%) CSS
2 21 (20.59%) Web Services
3 14 (13.73%) XML
4 13 (12.75%) jQuery
5 12 (11.76%) .NET
6 11 (10.78%) JSON
7 9 (8.82%) XSD
7 9 (8.82%) LAMP
8 7 (6.86%) XSLT
8 7 (6.86%) J2EE
8 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET
8 7 (6.86%) Ajax
9 6 (5.88%) REST
10 5 (4.90%) Spring
10 5 (4.90%) SOAP
10 5 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.90%) Gherkin
10 5 (4.90%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Open Source
2 5 (4.90%) Derivative
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) User Experience
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) iPad
4 3 (2.94%) iPhone
5 2 (1.96%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.96%) Blog
5 2 (1.96%) Social Media
5 2 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.90%) Android
4 4 (3.92%) UNIX
4 4 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.71%) OO
3 14 (13.73%) TDD
4 13 (12.75%) MVC
4 13 (12.75%) Scrum
5 9 (8.82%) SOA
6 7 (6.86%) Project Management
7 6 (5.88%) OOP
7 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.92%) Automated Testing
9 4 (3.92%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.92%) Analytics
9 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.94%) DevOps
10 3 (2.94%) ETL
10 3 (2.94%) Programme Management
10 3 (2.94%) Change Management
10 3 (2.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) PHP
2 19 (18.63%) SQL
2 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (6.86%) C#
5 6 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.94%) Groovy
7 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) Python
8 1 (0.98%) PHP5
8 1 (0.98%) Erlang
8 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (0.98%) CCIE
1 1 (0.98%) CCNP
1 1 (0.98%) CCNA
1 1 (0.98%) ISEB
1 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle
1 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.90%) hybris
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.94%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.94%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Coremetrics
5 2 (1.96%) Facebook
5 2 (1.96%) Twitter
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Kony
6 1 (0.98%) RightScale
6 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.98%) Zend
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