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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 48 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 39 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.81% 3.43% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 4.66% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 38
Average daily rate
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£320 £356 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-35.34% -4.91%
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
1030 815 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.15% 73.62% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 427 383
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 31
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.15 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -20.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £48.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wigan +4 2 £369 -1.66%
Bury - 1 £225 - 2
Rochdale - - - - 2
Stockport - - - - 11
Altrincham - - - - 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - - 5
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.53%) Retail
3 26 (21.85%) HTML
3 26 (21.85%) PHP
4 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
5 22 (18.49%) CSS
6 20 (16.81%) Web Services
7 19 (15.97%) OO
8 18 (15.13%) SQL
9 15 (12.61%) Java
9 15 (12.61%) Linux
9 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
10 14 (11.76%) TDD
10 14 (11.76%) XML
11 13 (10.92%) MySQL
11 13 (10.92%) jQuery
12 12 (10.08%) Subversion
12 12 (10.08%) LAMP
12 12 (10.08%) Scrum
13 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (9.24%) CMS
13 11 (9.24%) Project Management
13 11 (9.24%) Oracle
13 11 (9.24%) XSLT
14 10 (8.40%) .NET
14 10 (8.40%) SOA
15 9 (7.56%) XSD
15 9 (7.56%) MVC
15 9 (7.56%) Open Source
16 8 (6.72%) Magento

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (9.24%) CMS
2 5 (4.20%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (1.68%) Drupal
3 2 (1.68%) JBoss
3 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.84%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.84%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Visio
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Project
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Magento
2 4 (3.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) PaaS
2 1 (0.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Wireless
2 2 (1.68%) SAN
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) MySQL
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.52%) OLAP
4 3 (2.52%) OLTP
4 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.52%) QlikView
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.84%) SQLite
6 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.84%) Redis
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.08%) Subversion
3 5 (4.20%) Behat
4 4 (3.36%) Selenium
5 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.68%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (23.53%) Retail
2 8 (6.72%) Marketing
3 3 (2.52%) German Language
4 2 (1.68%) Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Finance
5 1 (0.84%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
5 1 (0.84%) Back Office
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (41.18%) Developer
2 23 (19.33%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.45%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.61%) PHP Developer
5 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Magento Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Architect
7 5 (4.20%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Tester
8 4 (3.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Senior Magento Developer
8 4 (3.36%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.36%) Administrator
8 4 (3.36%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (2.52%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (2.52%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.85%) HTML
2 22 (18.49%) CSS
3 20 (16.81%) Web Services
4 14 (11.76%) XML
5 13 (10.92%) jQuery
6 12 (10.08%) LAMP
7 11 (9.24%) XSLT
8 10 (8.40%) .NET
9 9 (7.56%) XSD
10 8 (6.72%) J2EE
11 7 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (5.04%) Ajax
12 6 (5.04%) Spring
13 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
14 4 (3.36%) Gherkin
14 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (3.36%) JSON
15 3 (2.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Open Source
2 7 (5.88%) Derivative
3 5 (4.20%) Copywriting
4 4 (3.36%) User Experience
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.36%) Social Media
4 4 (3.36%) Blog
5 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) iPad
7 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.84%) iPhone
7 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.84%) FMCG
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Linux
2 7 (5.88%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Android
3 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.36%) UNIX
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.97%) OO
3 14 (11.76%) TDD
4 12 (10.08%) Scrum
5 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.24%) Project Management
6 10 (8.40%) SOA
7 9 (7.56%) MVC
8 8 (6.72%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) OOP
9 5 (4.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Pay per click
9 5 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.20%) Analytics
10 4 (3.36%) User Stories
10 4 (3.36%) Email Marketing
10 4 (3.36%) SEO
10 4 (3.36%) ETL
10 4 (3.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) PHP
2 23 (19.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.13%) SQL
4 15 (12.61%) Java
5 6 (5.04%) C#
6 4 (3.36%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.84%) Python
8 1 (0.84%) Ruby
8 1 (0.84%) PHP5
8 1 (0.84%) Erlang
8 1 (0.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (1.68%) MCSE
1 2 (1.68%) ISEB
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Nagios
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.24%) Oracle
2 8 (6.72%) Red Hat
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.04%) VMware
4 4 (3.36%) Facebook
4 4 (3.36%) Twitter
4 4 (3.36%) Google
4 4 (3.36%) Coremetrics
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) hybris
5 3 (2.52%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) SAP
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Endeca
7 1 (0.84%) RightScale
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