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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 123 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing E-business 21 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.49% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.68% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
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£472 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.53% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £223 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £420 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £363 £423
% change year-on-year
+25.79% -14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
2367 2070 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.26% 73.09% 66.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1039 1026
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 114 100
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £72.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Manchester -19 2 - - 2
E-business
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing E-business 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-business.

1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (62.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) Siebel
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
4 7 (25.93%) Informatica
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 7 (25.93%) General Ledger
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (25.93%) Cash Management
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (22.22%) XML
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle iRecruitment

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing E-business 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-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) General Ledger
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Consultant
2 13 (48.15%) Oracle Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 6 (22.22%) Designer
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (14.81%) Developer
8 3 (11.11%) E-Business Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) Procurement Consultant
8 3 (11.11%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Payroll Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Informatica Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Analyst
10 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) CRM
2 7 (25.93%) ETL
2 7 (25.93%) Cash Management
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Siebel
2 7 (25.93%) Informatica
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