The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 34 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 5 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.62% 5.84% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 7.44% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 0
Median daily rate £331 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.15 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-24.81% -35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 242 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.52% 78.57% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 151 118
Median daily rate £468 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -20 4 £350 +7.69% 1
E-Commerce
North West

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) CISA
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (20.00%) Grunt
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) gulp
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Testing

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Grunt
1 2 (20.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Audit Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) A/B Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Guerrilla Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Psychology
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) Sociology
5 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001