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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 39 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 157 108 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.18% 2.91% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 3.78% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 59 52
Median daily rate £404 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
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
3043 2858 2275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.95% 77.14% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1928 1694 1213
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 123 94
Median hourly rate £31.25 £34.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £52.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +15 88 £400 - 58
Cheshire +4 41 £413 +3.12% 15
Merseyside +4 15 £313 -24.24% 2
Lancashire +1 5 £275 +15.78% 8
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 104 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (32.62%) Java
3 87 (30.85%) JavaScript
4 78 (27.66%) CSS
5 66 (23.40%) HTML
6 65 (23.05%) Retail
7 58 (20.57%) SQL
8 43 (15.25%) PHP
9 42 (14.89%) TDD
10 40 (14.18%) XML
10 40 (14.18%) Web Development
11 37 (13.12%) Linux
11 37 (13.12%) jQuery
12 36 (12.77%) Finance
13 35 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (11.70%) Oracle
15 32 (11.35%) MVC
16 31 (10.99%) HTML5
17 30 (10.64%) Jenkins
17 30 (10.64%) Web Services
18 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
18 29 (10.28%) CSS3
19 28 (9.93%) Magento
19 28 (9.93%) Project Management
20 27 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (9.57%) Front End Development
21 25 (8.87%) JSP
21 25 (8.87%) C#
21 25 (8.87%) CRM
21 25 (8.87%) Ajax

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 16 (5.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (4.61%) ATG Dynamo
2 13 (4.61%) CMS
2 13 (4.61%) JBoss
3 7 (2.48%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (2.13%) Apache
5 5 (1.77%) Confluence
5 5 (1.77%) Drupal
5 5 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.06%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.06%) GeoServer
7 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.71%) CICS
8 2 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.71%) MS Office
1 2 (0.71%) MS Project
1 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (9.93%) Magento
2 8 (2.84%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.71%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.42%) SoftLayer
4 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.06%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.06%) Route 53
5 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.71%) IaaS
5 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.61%) Network Security
2 8 (2.84%) Firewall
2 8 (2.84%) Internet
3 6 (2.13%) HTTP
4 5 (1.77%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.71%) BGP
6 2 (0.71%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (0.71%) FWSM
6 2 (0.71%) SMTP
6 2 (0.71%) Wireless
7 1 (0.35%) FTP
7 1 (0.35%) ICMP
7 1 (0.35%) Intranet
7 1 (0.35%) LAN
7 1 (0.35%) MPLS
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
7 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.09%) MySQL
3 19 (6.74%) Big Data
4 16 (5.67%) OLAP
4 16 (5.67%) OLAP Cube
4 16 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (2.84%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.77%) DB2
7 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.42%) Redis
8 3 (1.06%) GIS
8 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.74%) JIRA
3 16 (5.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (4.96%) Maven
5 11 (3.90%) Git (software)
6 10 (3.55%) Ant
7 7 (2.48%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.48%) Selenium
8 6 (2.13%) SonarQube
8 6 (2.13%) Subversion
9 5 (1.77%) Grunt
9 5 (1.77%) Hudson
9 5 (1.77%) JUnit
9 5 (1.77%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.42%) Checkstyle
10 4 (1.42%) FindBugs
10 4 (1.42%) gulp
10 4 (1.42%) Mockito
10 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (23.05%) Retail
2 36 (12.77%) Finance
3 15 (5.32%) Banking
4 13 (4.61%) Marketing
5 8 (2.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.48%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Back Office
7 2 (0.71%) Games
7 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (41.13%) Developer
2 39 (13.83%) Analyst
3 29 (10.28%) Java Developer
4 27 (9.57%) Architect
4 27 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 18 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.67%) Magento Developer
7 15 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 15 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.61%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.26%) Web Developer
10 11 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.90%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 11 (3.90%) E-Commerce Architect
10 11 (3.90%) HTML Developer
10 11 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.90%) Systems Analyst
11 10 (3.55%) Consultant
11 10 (3.55%) E-Commerce Manager
11 10 (3.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (27.66%) CSS
2 66 (23.40%) HTML
3 40 (14.18%) XML
4 37 (13.12%) jQuery
5 31 (10.99%) HTML5
6 30 (10.64%) Web Services
7 29 (10.28%) CSS3
8 25 (8.87%) Ajax
8 25 (8.87%) JSP
9 23 (8.16%) .NET
9 23 (8.16%) Spring
10 21 (7.45%) AngularJS
11 19 (6.74%) J2EE
12 13 (4.61%) XSLT
13 11 (3.90%) JDBC
13 11 (3.90%) Spring MVC
14 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET
14 10 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.48%) Servlets
16 6 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.16%) User Experience
2 13 (4.61%) Digital Media
3 12 (4.26%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.77%) iPad
4 5 (1.77%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.42%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.71%) NHS
7 2 (0.71%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.35%) EFT
8 1 (0.35%) FMCG
8 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.35%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.12%) Linux
2 6 (2.13%) Unix
3 2 (0.71%) CentOS
3 2 (0.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (14.89%) TDD
3 40 (14.18%) Web Development
4 35 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (11.35%) MVC
6 28 (9.93%) Project Management
7 27 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (9.57%) Front End Development
8 25 (8.87%) CRM
9 24 (8.51%) ERP
9 24 (8.51%) ETL
10 22 (7.80%) Analytics
11 19 (6.74%) Scrum
12 18 (6.38%) Web Application Development
13 17 (6.03%) DevOps
14 16 (5.67%) Dimensional Modelling
14 16 (5.67%) Integration Testing
14 16 (5.67%) Kimball Methodology
15 14 (4.96%) BDD
16 13 (4.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (32.62%) Java
2 87 (30.85%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.57%) SQL
4 43 (15.25%) PHP
5 25 (8.87%) C#
6 12 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 12 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.19%) Ruby
8 5 (1.77%) Python
9 2 (0.71%) Go
9 2 (0.71%) Perl
9 2 (0.71%) Scala
9 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.35%) C
10 1 (0.35%) Delphi
10 1 (0.35%) Groovy
10 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (4.61%) Degree
2 5 (1.77%) ISEB
2 5 (1.77%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.71%) CCNA
4 2 (0.71%) CCNP
4 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.19%) QA
2 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.19%) Puppet
2 7 (2.48%) Ansible
2 7 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.42%) Mesos
4 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.71%) Terraform
5 1 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (11.70%) Oracle
2 20 (7.09%) hybris
3 19 (6.74%) Vertica
4 18 (6.38%) ATG
5 16 (5.67%) Talend
6 13 (4.61%) IBM
7 11 (3.90%) Adobe
8 9 (3.19%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.84%) Teradata
10 7 (2.48%) Microsoft
10 7 (2.48%) Zend
11 5 (1.77%) Endeca
11 5 (1.77%) SAP
12 4 (1.42%) Perforce
13 3 (1.06%) Cisco
13 3 (1.06%) ESRI
13 3 (1.06%) Juniper
13 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.06%) Tableau
13 3 (1.06%) VMware
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West England
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: Competitive Daily rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago