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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 37 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 56 25 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.96% 2.59% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 3.69% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £219 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +107.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 678 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.66% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 330 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £457 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Stockport - 1 £400 - 8
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 3
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 3
Salford - - - - 1
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (31.52%) Retail
2 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
3 20 (21.74%) HTML
3 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 20 (21.74%) jQuery
4 19 (20.65%) Project Management
5 18 (19.57%) MVC
6 17 (18.48%) PHP
6 17 (18.48%) CSS
7 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 16 (17.39%) .NET
8 15 (16.30%) MySQL
9 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (14.13%) Magento
10 13 (14.13%) Web Development
11 12 (13.04%) HTML5
11 12 (13.04%) CSS3
11 12 (13.04%) OO
11 12 (13.04%) C#
12 11 (11.96%) Java
13 9 (9.78%) Web Services
13 9 (9.78%) XML
13 9 (9.78%) Adobe
13 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (9.78%) Agile Project Management
14 8 (8.70%) hybris
14 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
14 8 (8.70%) Oracle

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (6.52%) WordPress
2 5 (5.43%) CMS
3 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Magento
2 2 (2.17%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (1.09%) MPLS
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.30%) MySQL
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.26%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) NUnit
1 5 (5.43%) Subversion
1 5 (5.43%) ReSharper
1 5 (5.43%) Moq
1 5 (5.43%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.17%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (2.17%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.17%) Selenium
2 2 (2.17%) JUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.09%) Hudson
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (31.52%) Retail
2 6 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Programmer
7 6 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.35%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.17%) PHP Magento Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Agile Test Analyst
11 2 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Junior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) HTML
1 20 (21.74%) jQuery
2 17 (18.48%) CSS
3 16 (17.39%) .NET
4 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.04%) HTML5
5 12 (13.04%) CSS3
6 9 (9.78%) Web Services
6 9 (9.78%) XML
6 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (7.61%) WCF
8 6 (6.52%) Spring
8 6 (6.52%) XSLT
8 6 (6.52%) LAMP
9 5 (5.43%) XSD
9 5 (5.43%) J2EE
9 5 (5.43%) Struts
9 5 (5.43%) NHibernate
9 5 (5.43%) JSON
9 5 (5.43%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Derivative
2 3 (3.26%) Open Source
3 2 (2.17%) Social Media
3 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) DataPower
4 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.61%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) CentOS
3 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Project Management
2 18 (19.57%) MVC
3 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (14.13%) Web Development
5 12 (13.04%) OO
6 9 (9.78%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.70%) TDD
8 7 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.52%) SEO
10 5 (5.43%) OOD
10 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.35%) Customer Insight
11 4 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.26%) Web Design
12 3 (3.26%) Scrum
12 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
2 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 17 (18.48%) PHP
4 12 (13.04%) C#
5 11 (11.96%) Java
6 3 (3.26%) Ruby
6 3 (3.26%) PHP5
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
1 2 (2.17%) ISEB
1 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.17%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Adobe
2 8 (8.70%) hybris
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Endeca
4 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
6 2 (2.17%) FatWire
6 2 (2.17%) ATG
6 2 (2.17%) Sony
7 1 (1.09%) VMware
7 1 (1.09%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) Sage
7 1 (1.09%) Zend
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