The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 46 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 36 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.84% 3.68% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 4.98% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 40
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% -11.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 823 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.61% 73.81% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 443 466
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £15.79 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
E-Commerce
North West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Stockport - 3 £285 - 7
Salford 0 1 £288 -4.16%
Bury - 1 £325 - 4
Cheadle - - - - 1
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Bolton - - - - 2
Wigan - - - - 3
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 25 (29.07%) HTML
1 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 24 (27.91%) Retail
3 21 (24.42%) jQuery
4 20 (23.26%) CSS
5 17 (19.77%) PHP
6 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (17.44%) Project Management
8 14 (16.28%) Web Development
9 13 (15.12%) OO
9 13 (15.12%) Magento
10 12 (13.95%) SQL
10 12 (13.95%) MySQL
11 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.79%) MVC
12 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.63%) .NET
12 10 (11.63%) Web Services
12 10 (11.63%) Adobe
12 10 (11.63%) HTML5
12 10 (11.63%) CSS3
13 9 (10.47%) WordPress
14 8 (9.30%) WCF
14 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
14 8 (9.30%) Java
15 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
15 7 (8.14%) Marketing
15 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
15 7 (8.14%) TDD
15 7 (8.14%) Agile Project Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (10.47%) WordPress
2 5 (5.81%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (4.65%) CMS
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Drupal
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.16%) MPLS
2 1 (1.16%) LAN
2 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) MySQL
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) NUnit
1 5 (5.81%) ReSharper
1 5 (5.81%) Moq
1 5 (5.81%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) JUnit
3 1 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.16%) LLBLGen Pro
3 1 (1.16%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (27.91%) Retail
2 7 (8.14%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) Analyst
3 23 (26.74%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Magento Developer
7 4 (4.65%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.33%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.33%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.33%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Tester
9 2 (2.33%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) HTML
2 21 (24.42%) jQuery
3 20 (23.26%) CSS
4 10 (11.63%) .NET
4 10 (11.63%) Web Services
4 10 (11.63%) HTML5
4 10 (11.63%) CSS3
5 8 (9.30%) WCF
5 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.98%) Ajax
6 6 (6.98%) NHibernate
7 5 (5.81%) Spring
7 5 (5.81%) JSON
7 5 (5.81%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (4.65%) Sass
8 4 (4.65%) XHTML
8 4 (4.65%) Struts
9 3 (3.49%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.49%) Telematics
2 2 (2.33%) Open Source
2 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.16%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.16%) Social Media
3 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.44%) Project Management
3 14 (16.28%) Web Development
4 13 (15.12%) OO
5 11 (12.79%) MVC
6 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) TDD
7 7 (8.14%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (6.98%) User Stories
8 6 (6.98%) Scrum
9 5 (5.81%) SEO
9 5 (5.81%) OOD
9 5 (5.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.65%) Web Usability
10 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.65%) OOP
11 3 (3.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (19.77%) PHP
3 12 (13.95%) SQL
4 8 (9.30%) Java
5 4 (4.65%) C#
6 3 (3.49%) PHP5
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Adobe
2 6 (6.98%) hybris
3 4 (4.65%) Endeca
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) SAP
4 2 (2.33%) Sony
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) FatWire
5 1 (1.16%) ATG
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.16%) Sage
5 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) Zend
5 1 (1.16%) Facebook
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
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