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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 32 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 166 131 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.82% 3.10% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 3.85% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 65 69
Median daily rate £388 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £296 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £18.00 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -89.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £33.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year
-35.82% +77.48%
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
2798 3403 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.43% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2062 1327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +11 97 £388 +10.71% 59
Cheshire +31 53 £390 +5.40% 14
Merseyside +8 9 £400 +25.00% 6
Lancashire +10 2 £338 -38.63% 4
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 125 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (30.43%) Java
3 83 (25.78%) JavaScript
4 70 (21.74%) Retail
5 69 (21.43%) SQL
6 64 (19.88%) CSS
7 59 (18.32%) HTML
8 50 (15.53%) PHP
9 47 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (14.29%) Linux
11 44 (13.66%) ETL
12 39 (12.11%) SQL Server
12 39 (12.11%) TDD
13 38 (11.80%) Web Development
14 37 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (11.18%) Finance
16 35 (10.87%) Jenkins
17 34 (10.56%) HTML5
18 32 (9.94%) CSS3
18 32 (9.94%) XML
19 31 (9.63%) CRM
20 30 (9.32%) Oracle
21 29 (9.01%) Scrum
21 29 (9.01%) Analytics
22 28 (8.70%) ERP
22 28 (8.70%) Magento
23 27 (8.39%) jQuery
23 27 (8.39%) Front End Development
24 26 (8.07%) Project Management
24 26 (8.07%) Talend Open Studio

E-Commerce
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 20 (6.21%) CMS
2 12 (3.73%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.11%) SAS
4 9 (2.80%) ATG Dynamo
4 9 (2.80%) JBoss
5 7 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (1.86%) Apache
7 5 (1.55%) Drupal
7 5 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.24%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.93%) GeoServer
9 3 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.93%) nginx
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.62%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.62%) Marvel
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Office
2 3 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.62%) MS Project
3 2 (0.62%) Pixate
4 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.31%) Mingle
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (8.70%) Magento
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.86%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.93%) Route 53
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.62%) IaaS
4 2 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.62%) Office 365
4 2 (0.62%) PaaS
4 2 (0.62%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
5 1 (0.31%) Google Play
5 1 (0.31%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.59%) Network Security
2 16 (4.97%) Internet
3 8 (2.48%) HTTP
4 7 (2.17%) Firewall
5 6 (1.86%) DNS
6 3 (0.93%) MPLS
7 2 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.62%) DHCP
7 2 (0.62%) DSL
7 2 (0.62%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.62%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.62%) VRRP
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.31%) FWSM
8 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.31%) PABX
8 1 (0.31%) TETRA
8 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.76%) Big Data
3 22 (6.83%) MySQL
4 21 (6.52%) OLAP
4 21 (6.52%) OLAP Cube
4 21 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.80%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.86%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.55%) DB2
9 5 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.93%) BigQuery
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.93%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 35 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 26 (8.07%) Talend Open Studio
3 18 (5.59%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.97%) JIRA
5 11 (3.42%) Grunt
6 10 (3.11%) gulp
7 8 (2.48%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.48%) Maven
7 8 (2.48%) Selenium
8 6 (1.86%) SonarQube
8 6 (1.86%) Subversion
9 5 (1.55%) Ant
9 5 (1.55%) Hudson
9 5 (1.55%) JUnit
10 4 (1.24%) Mockito
10 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.24%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.24%) Xcode
11 3 (0.93%) Checkstyle
11 3 (0.93%) FindBugs
General
1 70 (21.74%) Retail
2 36 (11.18%) Finance
3 21 (6.52%) Marketing
4 10 (3.11%) Banking
5 8 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.24%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (36.96%) Developer
2 57 (17.70%) Analyst
3 27 (8.39%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.07%) Project Manager
5 23 (7.14%) Architect
6 20 (6.21%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 16 (4.97%) Magento Developer
9 15 (4.66%) Consultant
9 15 (4.66%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 13 (4.04%) DBA
10 13 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.04%) Test Analyst
11 12 (3.73%) Designer
11 12 (3.73%) HTML Developer
12 11 (3.42%) Agile Business Analyst
12 11 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (3.11%) HTML CSS Developer
13 10 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (19.88%) CSS
2 59 (18.32%) HTML
3 34 (10.56%) HTML5
4 32 (9.94%) CSS3
4 32 (9.94%) XML
5 27 (8.39%) jQuery
6 22 (6.83%) AngularJS
7 16 (4.97%) .NET
8 15 (4.66%) Web Services
9 13 (4.04%) Ajax
10 12 (3.73%) JSON
10 12 (3.73%) JSP
11 11 (3.42%) RESTful
11 11 (3.42%) Spring
12 9 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (2.48%) J2EE
14 7 (2.17%) Dropwizard
14 7 (2.17%) REST
15 6 (1.86%) JDBC
15 6 (1.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.21%) User Experience
2 18 (5.59%) Digital Media
3 12 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.48%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.48%) Online Banking
5 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.24%) EPoS
5 4 (1.24%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 3 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (0.93%) New Media
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.62%) Fintech
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.62%) NHS
7 2 (0.62%) Replication
7 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.31%) Economics
8 1 (0.31%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.29%) Linux
2 11 (3.42%) Android
3 7 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.24%) Unix
5 3 (0.93%) CentOS
5 3 (0.93%) Windows
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (13.66%) ETL
4 39 (12.11%) TDD
5 38 (11.80%) Web Development
6 37 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (9.63%) CRM
8 29 (9.01%) Analytics
8 29 (9.01%) Scrum
9 28 (8.70%) ERP
10 27 (8.39%) Front End Development
11 26 (8.07%) Project Management
12 24 (7.45%) DevOps
13 21 (6.52%) Dimensional Modelling
13 21 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
14 20 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (5.90%) Content Management
16 16 (4.97%) BDD
17 14 (4.35%) Business Analysis
18 13 (4.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (30.43%) Java
2 83 (25.78%) JavaScript
3 69 (21.43%) SQL
4 50 (15.53%) PHP
5 15 (4.66%) C#
6 9 (2.80%) Ruby
7 8 (2.48%) Python
7 8 (2.48%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.17%) Objective-C
8 7 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.86%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.24%) VBA
11 3 (0.93%) Scala
12 2 (0.62%) Go
12 2 (0.62%) Perl
13 1 (0.31%) ABAP
13 1 (0.31%) C
13 1 (0.31%) Delphi
13 1 (0.31%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (5.59%) Degree
2 9 (2.80%) ISEB
3 7 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.31%) CCNA
4 1 (0.31%) CCNP
4 1 (0.31%) CISA
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.31%) CISM
4 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.31%) PMP
4 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.11%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Docker
2 4 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.31%) HDFS
5 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (4.35%) Puppet
2 11 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.48%) Ansible
4 5 (1.55%) Mesos
5 3 (0.93%) Terraform
6 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.62%) vMotion
7 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (9.32%) Oracle
2 26 (8.07%) Talend
3 24 (7.45%) Vertica
4 20 (6.21%) hybris
5 19 (5.90%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.66%) Adobe
6 15 (4.66%) ATG
7 13 (4.04%) IBM
8 12 (3.73%) Ab Initio
9 11 (3.42%) SAP
10 10 (3.11%) Tableau
11 9 (2.80%) Sitecore
12 8 (2.48%) Informatica
13 7 (2.17%) Google
14 6 (1.86%) Endeca
14 6 (1.86%) Teradata
14 6 (1.86%) VMware
14 6 (1.86%) Zend
15 4 (1.24%) Perforce
15 4 (1.24%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £380 to £399 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300 - 400
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago