The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 146 144 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing E-business 5 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.40% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £425 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
- +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
E-business
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2638 3284 2521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.91% 79.48% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1770 1995 1498
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 128 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the North West

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

E-business
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -4 4 - -
Cheshire +17 1 - -
E-business
England

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 North West region with a requirement for E-business.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (20.00%) Sage
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (20.00%) ACCA
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) CIMA
5 2 (20.00%) Sage 200
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 1 (10.00%) hybris
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (20.00%) Sage 200
3 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (10.00%) Endeca
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Accountant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
2 2 (20.00%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) ACCA
3 2 (20.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) Sage
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) FatWire
3 1 (10.00%) hybris