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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 45 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 151 105 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.74% 2.70% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 3.48% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 75 54
Median daily rate £400 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £314 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -17.91%
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
3294 3016 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.62% 77.59% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1667 1222
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 146 126
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +25 89 £400 +14.28% 61
Cheshire -26 28 £413 -2.94% 12
Merseyside +13 19 £375 +7.14% 3
Lancashire +12 9 £306 -27.94% 10
E-Commerce
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 84 (34.01%) JavaScript
2 82 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (31.58%) Java
3 78 (31.58%) CSS
4 66 (26.72%) HTML
5 64 (25.91%) Retail
6 48 (19.43%) SQL
7 41 (16.60%) TDD
7 41 (16.60%) Finance
8 40 (16.19%) MVC
9 38 (15.38%) jQuery
10 37 (14.98%) XML
11 36 (14.57%) Web Services
12 35 (14.17%) PHP
13 33 (13.36%) Web Development
14 31 (12.55%) Oracle
15 30 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (11.74%) C#
16 29 (11.74%) Linux
17 28 (11.34%) Magento
18 27 (10.93%) Spring
19 26 (10.53%) SQL Server
19 26 (10.53%) HTML5
20 25 (10.12%) .NET
20 25 (10.12%) JSP
20 25 (10.12%) Scrum
21 24 (9.72%) Ajax
21 24 (9.72%) CSS3
22 22 (8.91%) Project Management
22 22 (8.91%) Jenkins

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 (6.48%) WebSphere
2 13 (5.26%) ATG Dynamo
2 13 (5.26%) JBoss
3 8 (3.24%) CMS
3 8 (3.24%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.43%) Apache
4 6 (2.43%) Node.js
5 5 (2.02%) Confluence
5 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.62%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.62%) CICS
6 4 (1.62%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.81%) Drupal
8 2 (0.81%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.81%) nginx
8 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) MS Office
1 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (11.34%) Magento
2 7 (2.83%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.40%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.62%) SoftLayer
4 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 3 (1.21%) PaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.81%) Route 53
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.64%) HTTP
1 9 (3.64%) Network Security
2 7 (2.83%) Firewall
2 7 (2.83%) Internet
3 4 (1.62%) DNS
4 3 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.81%) BGP
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.81%) FWSM
5 2 (0.81%) Intranet
5 2 (0.81%) SMTP
5 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.81%) Wireless
6 1 (0.40%) FTP
6 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.29%) MySQL
3 11 (4.45%) Big Data
4 10 (4.05%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.64%) OLAP
5 9 (3.64%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.02%) DB2
7 4 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.21%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.21%) Redis
8 3 (1.21%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.91%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.29%) JIRA
3 15 (6.07%) Maven
4 12 (4.86%) Cucumber
5 11 (4.45%) Ant
6 10 (4.05%) Selenium
6 10 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (3.64%) Git (software)
8 7 (2.83%) JUnit
8 7 (2.83%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.43%) SonarQube
9 6 (2.43%) Subversion
10 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.62%) Checkstyle
11 4 (1.62%) FindBugs
11 4 (1.62%) Hudson
11 4 (1.62%) Mockito
12 3 (1.21%) eggPlant
12 3 (1.21%) gulp
13 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 64 (25.91%) Retail
2 41 (16.60%) Finance
3 16 (6.48%) Banking
4 7 (2.83%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.43%) Marketing
6 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (46.15%) Developer
2 40 (16.19%) Analyst
3 32 (12.96%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.31%) Architect
5 22 (8.91%) Project Manager
6 16 (6.48%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.48%) Magento Developer
7 14 (5.67%) .NET Developer
7 14 (5.67%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.26%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 13 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.86%) E-Commerce Architect
9 12 (4.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (4.45%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.45%) Test Analyst
11 10 (4.05%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.64%) E-Commerce Manager
12 9 (3.64%) HTML Developer
12 9 (3.64%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (31.58%) CSS
2 66 (26.72%) HTML
3 38 (15.38%) jQuery
4 37 (14.98%) XML
5 36 (14.57%) Web Services
6 27 (10.93%) Spring
7 26 (10.53%) HTML5
8 25 (10.12%) .NET
8 25 (10.12%) JSP
9 24 (9.72%) Ajax
9 24 (9.72%) CSS3
10 21 (8.50%) AngularJS
11 20 (8.10%) J2EE
12 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET
12 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (5.26%) XSLT
13 11 (4.45%) JDBC
13 11 (4.45%) Spring MVC
14 10 (4.05%) Middleware
14 10 (4.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.48%) User Experience
2 12 (4.86%) Online Banking
3 9 (3.64%) Digital Media
3 9 (3.64%) iPad
4 6 (2.43%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.02%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Contactless
8 2 (0.81%) FMCG
8 2 (0.81%) NHS
8 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.40%) EFT
9 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.74%) Linux
2 6 (2.43%) Unix
3 4 (1.62%) Windows
4 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) CentOS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (16.60%) TDD
3 40 (16.19%) MVC
4 33 (13.36%) Web Development
5 30 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (10.12%) Scrum
7 22 (8.91%) Project Management
8 21 (8.50%) Front End Development
9 18 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (7.29%) Web Application Development
10 16 (6.48%) Analytics
10 16 (6.48%) Integration Testing
11 15 (6.07%) ERP
12 14 (5.67%) ETL
13 13 (5.26%) CRM
13 13 (5.26%) System Testing
14 12 (4.86%) Kanban
15 11 (4.45%) BDD
15 11 (4.45%) OO
16 10 (4.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (34.01%) JavaScript
2 78 (31.58%) Java
3 48 (19.43%) SQL
4 35 (14.17%) PHP
5 29 (11.74%) C#
6 14 (5.67%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.05%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.83%) Ruby
9 3 (1.21%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.81%) Go
10 2 (0.81%) Groovy
10 2 (0.81%) Perl
10 2 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.40%) C
11 1 (0.40%) Delphi
11 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (3.64%) Degree
2 4 (1.62%) ISEB
2 4 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.81%) CCNA
4 2 (0.81%) CCNP
4 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.24%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Ansible
1 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (12.55%) Oracle
2 18 (7.29%) ATG
3 16 (6.48%) hybris
4 11 (4.45%) IBM
5 10 (4.05%) Talend
5 10 (4.05%) Vertica
6 9 (3.64%) Zend
7 8 (3.24%) Teradata
8 6 (2.43%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.02%) Adobe
10 4 (1.62%) Endeca
10 4 (1.62%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.62%) Perforce
11 3 (1.21%) Cisco
11 3 (1.21%) Google
11 3 (1.21%) Juniper
11 3 (1.21%) LogRhythm
11 3 (1.21%) SAP
11 3 (1.21%) VMware
12 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Rate: Competitive Market Rates
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + negotiable DOE
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Rate: £170 - £230 per day
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Rate: £350 - 400 per day
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
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