The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce 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-Commerce over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 63 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 98 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.61% 2.49% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.25% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 51
Average daily rate £333 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.27% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £20.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% -31.35%
E-Commerce
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
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
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-Commerce across the North West region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

E-Commerce
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-Commerce across the North West region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

E-Commerce
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-Commerce within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 45 £333 +3.10% 71
Cheshire -1 24 £388 -3.12% 13
Merseyside +19 19 £325 -50.00% 17
Lancashire -2 5 £325 - 4
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 79 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (36.02%) JavaScript
3 72 (34.12%) HTML
4 71 (33.65%) CSS
5 55 (26.07%) Java
6 53 (25.12%) Finance
7 51 (24.17%) MVC
7 51 (24.17%) Retail
8 42 (19.91%) Web Services
9 41 (19.43%) SQL
10 38 (18.01%) Scrum
10 38 (18.01%) jQuery
11 35 (16.59%) TDD
12 32 (15.17%) HTML5
13 31 (14.69%) iPad
14 30 (14.22%) AngularJS
15 28 (13.27%) Spring
16 25 (11.85%) Git (software)
17 24 (11.37%) C#
17 24 (11.37%) XML
18 23 (10.90%) Oracle
19 22 (10.43%) CSS3
19 22 (10.43%) Node.js
20 21 (9.95%) J2EE
20 21 (9.95%) Banking
21 20 (9.48%) .NET
21 20 (9.48%) React
22 18 (8.53%) Mobile App
22 18 (8.53%) Kanban
22 18 (8.53%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 22 (10.43%) Node.js
2 15 (7.11%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.27%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.84%) ATG Dynamo
4 6 (2.84%) JBoss
5 5 (2.37%) CICS
5 5 (2.37%) CMS
5 5 (2.37%) Confluence
6 3 (1.42%) EPiServer CMS
6 3 (1.42%) WordPress
7 2 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.95%) Apache
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.47%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Magento
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.95%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.95%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.95%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.47%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.42%) SaaS
3 3 (1.42%) SoftLayer
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.95%) Route 53
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) HTTP
2 4 (1.90%) Firewall
2 4 (1.90%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) BGP
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) FWSM
4 1 (0.47%) SMTP
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.64%) Relational Database
2 12 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.21%) MySQL
4 8 (3.79%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.32%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.95%) DB2
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.95%) Impala
9 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.95%) Redis
9 2 (0.95%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.47%) QlikView
10 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.58%) Cucumber
3 14 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.21%) gulp
4 11 (5.21%) Selenium
5 10 (4.74%) Grunt
6 9 (4.27%) JIRA
6 9 (4.27%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.79%) JUnit
8 7 (3.32%) Maven
8 7 (3.32%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (2.84%) Ant
9 6 (2.84%) Gerrit
9 6 (2.84%) Subversion
10 5 (2.37%) Appium
11 4 (1.90%) Calabash
11 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.90%) Hudson
12 3 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (25.12%) Finance
2 51 (24.17%) Retail
3 21 (9.95%) Banking
4 5 (2.37%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (48.82%) Developer
2 30 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 27 (12.80%) Analyst
4 21 (9.95%) Architect
5 18 (8.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 16 (7.58%) HTML Developer
7 15 (7.11%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.64%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (5.69%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (5.69%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.69%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.21%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.74%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.74%) Consultant
11 10 (4.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (4.27%) Tester
13 8 (3.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 8 (3.79%) E-Commerce Architect
13 8 (3.79%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (34.12%) HTML
2 71 (33.65%) CSS
3 42 (19.91%) Web Services
4 38 (18.01%) jQuery
5 32 (15.17%) HTML5
6 30 (14.22%) AngularJS
7 28 (13.27%) Spring
8 24 (11.37%) XML
9 22 (10.43%) CSS3
10 21 (9.95%) J2EE
11 20 (9.48%) .NET
11 20 (9.48%) React
12 18 (8.53%) SOAP
13 17 (8.06%) Backbone.js
13 17 (8.06%) Spring MVC
14 16 (7.58%) Ajax
15 15 (7.11%) ASP.NET
15 15 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (6.64%) JSP
16 14 (6.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.69%) iPad
2 18 (8.53%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.06%) User Experience
4 7 (3.32%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.90%) Contactless
6 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.42%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.47%) FMCG
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
8 1 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.06%) Linux
2 11 (5.21%) Android
2 11 (5.21%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.84%) Unix
4 4 (1.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.17%) MVC
3 38 (18.01%) Scrum
4 35 (16.59%) TDD
5 18 (8.53%) Kanban
6 17 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (8.06%) OO
7 16 (7.58%) Front End Development
7 16 (7.58%) Web Development
8 15 (7.11%) Unit Testing
9 13 (6.16%) Project Management
10 11 (5.21%) BDD
11 10 (4.74%) DevOps
12 9 (4.27%) Integration Testing
13 8 (3.79%) Open Source
14 7 (3.32%) Patch Management
14 7 (3.32%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (3.32%) Software Architecture
14 7 (3.32%) Test Automation
14 7 (3.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (36.02%) JavaScript
2 55 (26.07%) Java
3 41 (19.43%) SQL
4 24 (11.37%) C#
5 14 (6.64%) PHP
6 10 (4.74%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.32%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.32%) Perl
7 7 (3.32%) Python
8 6 (2.84%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.42%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.95%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.95%) ES6
10 2 (0.95%) Groovy
10 2 (0.95%) JSX
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
11 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (1.90%) ISEB
2 2 (0.95%) Degree
3 1 (0.47%) CCNA
3 1 (0.47%) CCNP
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.27%) Puppet
2 7 (3.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (10.90%) Oracle
2 11 (5.21%) ATG
2 11 (5.21%) hybris
3 7 (3.32%) Adobe
3 7 (3.32%) Splunk
4 4 (1.90%) Zend
5 3 (1.42%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.42%) IBM
5 3 (1.42%) LogRhythm
5 3 (1.42%) Tableau
5 3 (1.42%) Talend
5 3 (1.42%) Teradata
6 2 (0.95%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.95%) HP
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.95%) Rally
6 2 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.95%) SAP
6 2 (0.95%) Siebel
6 2 (0.95%) Vertica
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 500 - 600
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Burnley
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + doe
Posted: 9 days ago
Oldham
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + doe
Posted: 26 days ago